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Chicago Segway Tour

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Address: 505 N Lake Shore Dr, Lake Point Tower, Chicago, IL 60611-3427
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A great way to see some of the highlights of Chicago

Chicago was the first stop on our US tour of the West Coast. We used to live here many years ago and so fancied breaking up our journey with a few days here. Our Segway tour was a... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2016
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Dayton, OH
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113 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked the trip in advance and paid deposit for 2:30 trip for 4 people. They told me on the phone if the weather is bad and they cancel, I would get a refund. They also told me that they would not ride in the rain because it was not safe. They called me at 10 am to ask me to... More 

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Thank Mary Beth P
Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

The tour guide was nice, but not very informative, he did not say much about Chicago just a few interesting facts. The most disappointing part is that the tour is advertised to last 2 1/5 hours but the actual riding takes about 1 hour. 45 minutes went into preparation and training (which is good) but instead of returning at 2... More 

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Kokomo, Indiana
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59 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

First time for both me and niece. It was colder than we anticipated and worker gave my niece his own personal jacket. They made sure we were trained well too. Joe did a great job as our guide. Would highly recommend this Segway tour!

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Thank Joyce H
atlanta
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78 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Stay away, and go somewhere else... When we showed up for our tour, they insisted on us paying cash even though the site clearly states they take credit cards. The whole transaction was shady. They didn't give us proper credit for the online reservation deposit we paid either. But at that point, we were already there and kids were excited,... More 

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Thank georgiaman
Glen Ellyn, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Be smarter than me and do your research, people! The only thing I get credit for is being the only person in my group to actually read the liability waiver form you must sign before participating. Everyone else seemed to be in a contest to see who could sign everything the fastest. KNOW THIS GOING IN, you are accepting full... More 

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Otley, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Sadly the "family run" company is not straight with you compared with their website. There are too many additional costs. There is a processing fee on the website (their website), you get charged tax on the website and then they try and charge you tax again on the deposit you paid on the website when you arrive. You are encouraged... More 

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Thank Harry B
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21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We embarked on a Chi Segway tour on Thursday Sept 1st. The weather wasn't great on and off drizzle. We started late training bc one party wasn't on time. Then we left for tour late. Then one of the segways wreaked while traversing a wet "electric cord non trip mat" near Soldier field. The 15 year old kid and Segway... More 

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Thank Thomas Z
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5 reviews
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I really do not think this tour worths $60, if you want to ride a segway for 1.5 hrs, it is fine, but if you want to get information about the city, do not pay. They have cancelled our tour without any notification and they were not willing to refund us!! although they offer us voucher to use later on.

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Chicago was the first stop on our US tour of the West Coast. We used to live here many years ago and so fancied breaking up our journey with a few days here. Our Segway tour was a bit of fun for the day and also to banish jet lag and see a bit more of the lake front. Our... More 

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Long Beach, California
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54 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Ok, tour gets cancelled due to weather. I get that, but to keep my money is not right. They shouldn't benefit because of Mother Nature, refunds should be given! They lose nothing because of weather, your choice to be in a business that requires good weather not mine. To hide behind a contract about no refunds is a joke. I... More 

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Streeterville
Streeterville is where visitors head for play at Navy Pier, a pseudo amusement park and development of restaurants, shops, rides, and other activities. You’ll find lots of action and excitement on the docks. Along the pier, you’ll see the statue of the captain for whom Streeterville is named. While you enjoy your fair share of sightseeing at the pier, you can also visit other popular attractions there such as the Chicago Children’s Museum and the Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Off the pier you’ll find more restaurants from low-cost pubs to high-end establishments. Arts and culture aficionados should be sure not to miss the Museum of Contemporary Art.
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