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Itinerary

Make your own way to a central Austin spot to meet your guide. Be sure to wear weather-appropriate clothes and flat, closed-toed shoes. Begin with training on Segway operations and a practice run, and then follow your guide around Austin’s top landmarks. Your tour includes use of all necessary equipment.

Stop first at the Driskill Hotel and take a moment to walk around the interior while hearing from the hotel staff about the ghosts that are rumored to appear there.

Head next to the Texas State Capitol where your hear about the history of Austin and have a moment to take in the impressive architecture. Continue on your ride through town, visiting South Congress Avenue, historic Sixth Street, Rainey Street Historic District, Lady Bird Lake, and more.

Your guide provides tips on places to visit on your own after the tour ends, at the departure point.

Locations visited
Texas State Capitol
South Congress Avenue
The Driskill
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Overview
Explore Austin with ease by Segway on a guided tour that covers the highlights. See the Texas State Capitol, historic Sixth Street, South Congress Avenue, Driskill Hotel, Rainey Street Historic District, and more, with commentary from your guide throughout. Receive instruction on operating the Segway, an eco-friendly vehicle suitable for people age 10 and up. Choose from multiple departure times to fit your schedule.
Highlights
  • See more of Austin on a zippy Segway tour
  • Get an in-depth look at the Texas State Capitol and Driskill Hotel
  • Bring the whole family (ages 10 and up) on a fun Segway tour
  • Get an excellent orientation of the capital of Texas
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Reviewed 26 June 2018
Fun Way to Experience Austin

Our group of 8 and a wonderful afternoon on Segways this past Sunday. Although most of us live close to Austin and have spent lots of time in the city, this tour showed us parts of town we had never been before. Sam was our...More

1  Thank clarke13
Reviewed 21 June 2018
Super fun tour of downtown Austin!

We had a wonderful time on our Segway Tour of downtown Austin on the Keep Austin Weird Tour. Our tour guide Sam was extremely knowledgeable and fun. He did a great job teaching how to use the Segways and made sure we were all doing...More

Thank Molly J
Reviewed 17 June 2018
Such a fun time!

We had a great time on the tour. The segway orientation was good (none of us had done it before) and then we were off. Nice mix of historial and current stories as we did the tour. Would highly recommend it!

Thank Elizabeth N
Reviewed 21 May 2018
Absolutely Great Time with Sam!

First off, I signed up with Gliding Revolutions because it was the only Austin segway company that answered the phone with real answers when I called. The others had an Indian answering service that indicated it would provide answers AFTER I signed up. Our tour...More

2  Thank LSUGoose
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile
Awesome experience!!

This was one of the best vacation experiences we've ever had! All 4 of us are over 60 and had never done this before so were a little nervous. Sam was great! He showed us how to operate the Segway, made sure we knew what...More

1  Thank Linda L
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I believe our tour lasted two hours. Saw a small glimpse of 6th Street but that was it. Mostly of the Capital, and a newly developed area of downtown. Our guide took us over Lady Bird Lake on one of the bridges (built... More
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