Monumental Experience by Segway
If you are looking for a monumental experience then you will love riding around on your Segway and seeing some of the most historic sites in Washington DC. You will get to see the heart of the government as well as some of the most amazing memorials to national heroes. It will be a to our tour that focuses on many museums and the Smithsonian complex. There are also a lot of chances for you to take pictures and create a lot of memories. This is the ultimate family tour because you will get to take the kids with you to explore and discover as well. It is also great if you're looking for a special and romantic experience. There are a lot of chances for you to really have fun here.
This adventure starts with you learning how to ride your Segway. Once you have met your guide you will start your training to learn how to master this easy to handle riding vehicle. It will take you a while but you get to practice and move around with it. After you have finally mastered your Segway than is time for you to set off on your journey. Your guide will take you through the city visiting the best monuments and having a great adventure. You will be able to pass the Lincoln Memorial as well as the White House.
You will get to hear the history of the city as well as the stories surrounding some of the most amazing treasures you've ever experienced. This tour will take you across the whole city and you will not want to miss it. It will be the trip of a lifetime.
See the landmark monuments, memorials and government buildings of Washington DC on a 2-hour Segway tour, focussed on the museums of the National Mall and Smithsonian complex.
Meet your guide at the side entrance of the National Mall at the Smithsonian Institution for a Segway briefing and short training session. Then, head off to explore the museum and research centers once you feel comfortable on the self-balancing vehicles.
Prepared with the help of Smithsonian experts, the tour passes dozens of landmark sights, including the Capitol Building, Washington Monument and WWII Memorial. See the Korean War Veterans Memorial and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, erected in honor of the fallen soldiers of America's most infamous war.
Pass the Lincoln Memorial and White House, perhaps the most famous address in America, if not the world. You will ride straight down the middle of Pennsylvania Avenue, following the exact route the President walks after his inauguration.
Hear stories behind DC's most famous national treasures as you cover more than 1,000 acres and 6 miles of the National Mall and Memorial Parks.
Pickup & Return:
Smithsonian National Museum of American History (Madison Dr Entrance).
Departure Times: March 10th through March 23rd: Offered daily at 10 AM
March 24th through May 25th: offered daily at 10 AM & 2 PM
May 26th through November 3rd: Offered daily at 10 AM, 2 PM & 5:30 PM
November 4th through December 9th: Offered daily at 10 AM & 2 PM
NOTE: Check-in for your tour 15 minutes prior to tour time
- Bottled water
- Professional guide
- Use of helmet
- Small-group tour
- Segway training and rental
Does not include:
- Gratuities (recommended)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Minimum age is 16 years
- Not recommended for pregnant women
- Operates in chilly temperatures and light rain weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund