Segway through Chicago
Glide along shimmering Lake Michigan as you pass some of Chicago's most popular beaches. This tour offers plenty of attractions and is one of the most fun things to do in Chicago.
You'll journey into the heart of the beautiful Lincoln Park, and cruise around Lincoln Park Zoo for spectacular sightseeing!
The journey of this Chicago Segway Tour is in excess of a magnificent mile stretch that is sure to please!
|Northern Adventure Segway Tour in Chicago
11:30 am, 2:30 pm & 5:30 pm
-March through October
||Tour does not include hotel pick-up. Minimum age 13, maximum weight 240 lbs. Tour is not suitable for pregnant women. Reserve online, or call us toll-free at 888-881-3284.
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Change Fee Policy: If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.
Highlights of your Glide include:
- Olive Park Beach, the most intimate , family and pet friendly beach
- Oak Street Beach, the Caribbean Island of Chicago
- North Avenue Beach, the hottest bikini beach filled with sports enthusiast and volleyball tournaments around the clock
Lincoln Park offers spectacular views of:
- General Grant on Horse back, as he peers over Lake Shore Drive ready to charge
- The in-sync stroke used by rowing adventurists on the canal adjacent to the Zoo
- The perimeter of Lincoln Park Zoo, and smell the beauty of the Lincoln Park Conservatory, where you'll find a whimsical fountain with a mammoth of colorful floral
- The Betty Noetbaert Nature Museum (where butterflies live freely) ~ The popular Farm in the Zoo, which includes a Petting Zoo and Milking station
Frequently Asked Questions
What is a Segway?
The Segway Personal Transporter (PT) is a one of a kind self balancing device designed to go anywhere people go. Easy to use and operate. Segway PT's operate along pedestrian pathways and walkways and do not require you to possess a license to ride one. Segway PTs are not allowed on streets or highways as they do not meet the minimum standard requirements of street or highway regulations. They are safe and fun devices. Riding a Segway PT is the best way to get around town and see sites of interest.
How safe is it to ride a Segway?
Segways are very safe to ride because of the high-technology that they have. Your thorough training, which you receive from experienced and certified tour guides, is enough to make you experts too and that makes you feel comfortable and knowledgeable about this unique device. Segways are equipped with tail lights and helmets are provided. Tour routes are smooth and clear providing you with a seamless glide.
What should I bring with me?
You should bring a camera and a small bottle of water. Other suggestions are sunscreen and a lightweight pair of sunglasses. During the cooler seasons it's important to wear and an extra layer of clothing and consider bringing gloves and a scarf as Chicago is a Windy City. If it looks like rain, plastic ponchos are available.
Can children ride?
Riding a Segway is safe, even for children. However, it is required that all riders be at least 13 years of age. All riders under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Are there any weight restrictions?
In order to assure a riders' safety, there is a minimum weight requirement of 100 pounds. The maximum recommended weight limit as specified by the manufacturer is 240 pounds. In order to ride, your weight should fall somewhere within this range.
Tour does not include hotel pick-up. Minimum age 13, maximum weight 240 lbs. Tour is not suitable for pregnant women. Reserve online, or call us toll-free at 888-881-3284.