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Private DC Segway Tours
Ranked #20 of 152 Tours in Washington DC
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Owner description: Private DC Segway Tours allows you to see and experience more without the distraction of a large group. We specialize in small group tours. Your guide will take photographs of you with beautiful Washington DC in the background, so bring your camera or camera phone. Without the distraction of others we are able to glide smoother and more streamline from one site to the next.
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We had the Monuments and Memorials Tour that departed at 6PM. Originally we wanted to book for the Cherry Blossom Tour but it was sold out. It turned out it was actually the better choice during this season as the streets were not so busy after 6 while we saw another segway tour group struggling to find the way among so many pedestrians the next day during day time. The guide (Iain) taught us how to ride the segway patiently and was very knowledgeable about DC history. The itinerary and schedule were also very friendly with enough time for us to take selfies at those cannot-miss spots. Though you could bring a big camera, a point & shoot one is recommended since I found it not that easy to maneuver the segway using one hand. The overall experience was great. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Honestly, we could not recommend this tour more highly. Corey and Darnell were punctual (always a plus) and fantastic teachers when it came to learning how to ride the segway.

The tour itself (after approx 20 mins of segway training) was fantastic, and Corey supplemented the history of the monuments and memorials we saw with links and comparisons to Australian history and events as well, a fantastic and unexpected touch for my girlfriend and I who'd travelled from Melbourne, Australia.

The tour ran exactly on time, and we were lucky enough to be the only members of the group so we had extra time at key memorials (especially Lincoln), and Corey even filmed and photographed us on our own devices so we have the memories to share with family back home.

Again, we couldn't recommend this more highly - especially when passing other segway tours with 10-15+ members at a time, those just can't compare to the Private DC Segway Tour's experience.

Thank you again Corey!

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Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

Booking the tour with easy. It was great that they were able to accommodate the tour for 5:30 pm. A coworker and I needed a nighttime tour, and Private DC Segway Tours was the only company with the flexibility. It was explained to me that the group sizes are small usually up to 6 individuals.

When meeting with Corey and Darnell, my coworker and I realized we were the only ones in the tour group. We had personalized attention for our training. Corey & Darnell were very patient and made sure we mastered the skills needed to safely go out on the tour. The tour took place when it was dark out. It was amazing to see all the monuments by night. Corey was very knowledgeable about all the history behind the monuments and made the learning fun. It was a Great Experience!!!

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Reviewed 19 November 2015

It was so much fun. It took a couple of minutes to get the hang of it. They give you time to get comfortable before starting the tour. The guide was extremely knowledgeable. Love it!! I would so do a Segway tour again!!

Thank Sandie W
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Reviewed 10 November 2015

Corey did a great job with our tour. We made a last minute reservation from Maryland, and drove out to meet Corey and Darnell an hour later to see all the Memorial sights in Washington D.C. Corey provided insightful information that has influenced me to expand upon. Thanks.

Thank Jason P
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