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Segway Tours NT

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| Parap, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Toured the Botanical Gardens. Only the two of us and Jim, so we felt very honoured to have the exclusivity. Jim is a super delightful guy and his knowkedge of the gardens is immense. He also is an excellent Segway operation tutor. The Segway is...More

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Jim H, Owner at Segway Tours NT, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great words, it makes me feel so good because the Botanical Gardens as I have so often said before, is my office. I know we were a bit late getting back, but there is so much local diversification in the plant...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Can’t fault Jim’s tours, amazing even for us locals. Learnt heaps that we didn’t even know about beautiful East Point Reserve. Some memorable stacks and Jim gave no flack. Heaps of thrills and heaps of laughs. Highly recommend this adventure to tourists and even locals.More

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Jim H, Owner at Segway Tours NT, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Thanks heaps for the great words, it was a bit of a different tour with the kids definitely enjoying themselves. I had a great time and sometimes it is good to act like a big kid too. The East Point Reserve is one of those...More

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

The segways and Jim the guide turned up on time at the NT Museum. These were the X2 Segway with the fat tyres for cross country. He took us for a great tour over the hill and then along Mindil Beach including on the beach...More

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Jim H, Owner at Segway Tours NT, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thank you for the great words and I am very happy you enjoyed the tour, the truth is I love riding the Segway, I love this country and what it has to offer and I love talking to people Thank you again for coming on...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We had an absolute ball with Jim on our segway tour of the botanical gardens. It was only the three of us and Jim, so it felt like a personal tour. Two of us had ridden segways before, so after a brief overview, he let...More

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Jim H, Owner at Segway Tours NT, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you for the great write up. When you look at the tour from my point of view, it goes something like this...The magnificent Botanical Gardens is my office, if gliding through the park on a Segway with great people is a job, then this...More

Reviewed 4 April 2018

My wife and I did a Segway tour of the Botanical gardens. It was a clear but to be expected humid day. Instead of just sightseeing cities and buildings all the time we liked going off road into the country. Our tour guide was very...More

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Jim H, Owner at Segway Tours NT, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you for the kind words. I am glad you enjoyed it as much as I did, as I am always enjoying myself out there.(I have to keep on reminding myself that riding a Segway through the 55 acres of the Botanical Gardens is a...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Having done Segway tours in the USA and S.E Asia I've learnt that Segway tours are part about the novelty of riding a Segway and part about learning stuff about the area that you're touring. It won't be a good tour if you don't have...More

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Jim H, Owner at Segway Tours NT, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Thank you for your great response to our tour, East Point is our office...We love it too!! Thank you again.

Reviewed 4 October 2017

Ever wanted to try a Segway? Jim's tour is the perfect place to start. His straightforward directions get everybody riding confidently in no time. We did the botanic gardens tour and Jim could not have been more obliging. His frequent stops were interesting and his...More

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Jim H, Owner at Segway Tours NT, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you for the good words and it is great to get the feedback. I find it rewarding when other people can get the same enjoyment out of a tour as I do. Thank you again. Regards Jim Henderson

Reviewed 6 September 2017

In May this year my husband and I did this tour as a birthday present. Jim is extremely knowledgable on local history, Indigenous culture, local fauna and flora. I consider myself pretty knowledgable on these topics as well however I was pleased to learn many...More

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Jim H, Owner at Segway Tours NT, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you for your great words, it is always a pleasure doing a tour as I have said many times before, "The park is my office" I think this is the reason I have such a buzz going to work!! The interesting part about my...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

As beginners friendly Jim Henderson ( not the muppets man) trained us from being novices to being pros in 5 mins we had confidence straight away so knowledgable with his botanic tour and comic nature we loved the journey and hey Jim save a pomegranate...More

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Jim H, Owner at Segway Tours NT, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you, I had a great time too, and, I will save you a pomegranate. I have been taking my tours past that tree for years and now I will be stopping and picking the fruit. Again, I have learnt something else from one of...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We did the Segway tour of the botanical gardens with Jim on a Segway, I am not the fittest or most agile of problems but I had no problems, thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and would recommend for everyone to do thisMore

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Jim H, Owner at Segway Tours NT, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you for your good words, but I do the tours with the biggest smile of all because every trip I do I love and on every trip there is always something new and different to experience. (The reason why my trips are getting longer....I...More

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11 March 2018|
Response from Jim H | Property representative |
Hi Thank you for your enquiry, The tours we conduct in Darwin start at $90.00 AUS for the one and half hours. The tours range from The East Point Segway Discovery Tour, Mindil Beach coastal Segway Tour, The Esplanade Darwin... More
30 July 2017|
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Response from Manuela H | Reviewed this property |
It depends on balance and motor skills. A kids who can ride a bike and it tall enough to lean and push the handle forward is okay.