Enjoy spectacular views of Chicago's breathtaking Lakefront, while riding on the newest technology of Segway Personal Transporters. With countless attractions, gorgeous parks and dazzling gardens your tour guides will ensure you receive the most stunning photo opportunities. Hear stories about and around Chicago, while capturing a glimpse of the magnificent architecture of the Windy City.

This Lakefront Tour will leave you with a fascinating picture book of Chicago that will last a lifetime!


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Adult Telephone Rate: $69.95
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Tour / Activity Details

2.5 hours

11:30 am, 2:30 pm & 5:30 pm daily

Minimum age 13. Weight limits 100-240 lbs. Tour is not suitable for pregnant women. Tour does not include hotel pick-up. Departure location on North Lake Shore Drive will be specified on your E-Ticket. Please order online or call to order or for more information.

There is a $6.95 USD processing fee per order. This is a flat fee regardless of the number of tickets or tours purchased on an order. There is a service charge per ticket. This charge will be reflected on your summary before you checkout. The total shown includes any and all taxes, fuel surcharges, and service fees. There are no additional charges, unless otherwise specified.

Tour / Activity Policies

Cancellation Policy: There are no refunds. All sales are final.

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 only 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.

Tour / Activity Description


  • Participants must present a valid I.D. and credit card. There will be no charge applied to the credit card prior to taking the tour. The credit card will ONLY be charged if the equipment is returned damaged. Participants will not be allowed to take the tour if a valid I.D. and credit card are not provided.
  • Participants must be at least 13 years old and a maximum 65 years old. Riders under the age of 18 must have a parent sign a waiver to participate in the tour.

Grant Park contains a mammoth of colorful floral and green space. Gliding could never be better than feeling the cool breeze and mist that fills the air, with a festive background of lights from Buckingham Fountain. While riding your own Segway, like a Chicago celebrity, catch a glimpse of the spectacular outdoor events such as the: Taste of Chicago, Jazz festival, Blues festival, Lollapalooza, Latin music festival, outdoor film festival, marathons and walkathons.

You will also see views of famous buildings such as Lake Point Tower, Aon Building, the Willis Tower, John Hancock, Smurfit Stone, Trump Tower, 311 Wacker, the Chicago Board of Trade, the Prudential Plaza and many, many more!

Highlights of your Glide include:

  • DuSable Harbor and Park
  • Monroe Harbor (home to Columbia and Chicago Yacht Clubs)
  • Burnham Harbor by Northerly Island

The historical Museum Campus:

  • The Field Museum (home to Sue, the famous T. Rex and the lions of Tsavo)
  • Oceanic Shed Aquarium (the first indoor aquarium, opened in 1930)
  • Mammoth Adler Planetarium (outdoor Sundial which goes back to the Renaissance)
  • Spectacular Soldier Field (home of the Chicago Bears 1985 Super Bowl XX Champions)

Sail along into the majestic Grant Park and catch a glimpse of:

  • The Colossal Agora Sculptures (106 walking headless cast iron feet, that stand 9 feet tall)
  • The world famous breathtaking Buckingham Fountain
  • The blooming fragrant Rose Garden
  • Chicago's lakefront vegetable garden "The Farm Art"
  • The Fountain of the Great Lakes (must photo for all times sake)
  • The Art Institute of Chicago (Gaze at the fierce lions that guard it)
  • The stunning Millennium Park (home of the whimsical Crown Fountain and the highly acclaimed Cloud Gate Bean)

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 MUST PRESENT A VALID I.D. AND CREDIT CARD PRIOR TO TAKING THE TOUR. 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.

Minimum age 13. Weight limits 100-240 lbs. Tour is not suitable for pregnant women. Tour does not include hotel pick-up. Departure location on North Lake Shore Drive will be specified on your E-Ticket. Please order online or call to order or for more information.

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