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  • Location:Florence, Italy
  • Duration:3 hours (approx.)
Glide through the streets of Florence on the coolest ride of the 21st century - a Segway! You'll have the time of your life while discovering the many wonders of this wonderful Renaissance city. Far easier than walking, and more unique and private than a coach tour, getting around Florence on a Segway personal transporter is a once-in-a-lifetime experience!


  • Three-hour audio-guided tour of Florence's highlights by Segway
  • Easier than a walking tour
  • Audio guide provides entertaining and informative commentary
  • Escorted by a professional and knowledgeable guide
  • Wet-weather ponchos provided in case of rain
  • Numbers limited to a maximum of six, ensuring personalized attention from your guide

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What You Can Expect

Best Florence Segway Tour

Enjoy your tour in a Segway around Florence!

While you ride your two-wheeled electric Segway, which operates by self-balancing, you'll listen to your audio guide via a set of headphones and hear entertaining facts and anecdotes about the history of Florence as you glide. You could almost consider this a private tour, since groups are limited to a minimum of two and a maximum of six, plus tour leader. You'll have fantastic photo opportunities and excellent personal service from your professional guide.

Your tour starts with a 30-minutes orientation session. Once you feel comfortable riding the Segway, your journey begins to the historic center of town. Here you will have the opportunity to visit (exterior only) all the important areas of Florence while listening to your audio-guide comfortably through your headpiece set.

Tour Highlights include:
Palazzo Strozzi
Orsanmichele Church (external visit)
Basilica of San Lorenzo
Duomo Square
Giotto Tower (external visit)
The Loggia dei Lanzi
The Baptistery (external visit)
The Uffizi (external visit)
Santa Croce Square
New Market Square (Porcellino)
Signoria Square
Repubblica Square

After your Segway tour why not join a Tuscan tasting lunch?
What better way to experience traditional Italian recipes than having a lunch with an expert chef. You will learn the origins, ingredients and preparation tips to make the perfect Italian dishes. At the end of the lesson enjoy a delicious lunch that you have prepared and best of all... take home a brochure of Italian recipes to impress your family and friends.

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Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

We saw sooo much on this tour. Bernadetta, our guide was very knowledgeable and fun. The price was well worth it. Sue

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

One of the highlights of the Italian tour because it was so unusual and a first for my wife and I...highly recommended, it is like riding a horse through the city....awesome!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

A great way to get an overview of Florence! We did this tour on the first afternoon of 3 days in Florence, and it was a super way to orient to the major points of interest. Plus, the kids 3 teenagers loved the Segways!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

Our guide was incredibly informative and I absolutely loved the Segway! I will be doing another in Rome I had so much fun!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

Wonderful tour, perfect tour guide. You get to see most of florence in just under 3 hours, and it is a fun way to do that.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

Segways are the best in Florence because it is such a walking town we were able to cover a lot of distance and whiz past pedestrians. It was so much fun traveling by Segway!!! I would recommend to everyone who can meet the requirements to try it at least one time!!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

Despite the rain we had a great time. Florence is a beautiful city and segways are the best way to get around. Our tour guide was great as well, very knowledgable.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

This was a favorite tour and activity in Italy. Lots of fun, great guide Christina, well organized and great training. Highly recommend. We look forward to doing this in other cities. Our teenagers had a blast.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Perfect activity for ustwo adults and five teens! Our tour guide, Benny, was from Florence and was great at putting the history of such an amazing city in a nutshell for all to enjoy.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

We did this tour straight after arriving in Florence so it was so good to be able to get our bearings and learn all about it first off. Cristina was an amazing guide, very fun and knowledgable about all the sights! Refreshments halfway through made a good break! I would highly recommend this tour!

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