Hop a Segway for a unique tour of the French Riviera's Nice and nearby Villefranche-sur-Mer. Take in some of Nice's top attractions such as the Cours Saleya—Old Town's pedestrian center—and the Promenade des Anglais. Then savor the sea breezes along the Mediterranean waterfront as you glide your way toward Villefranche-sur-Mer, known for its impressive citadel and bustling harbor. Along the way your expert guide provides history and insights about the local area; your job is to simply stand and enjoy the ride.
Explore the Nice coastline on two wheels on your segway tour!
Meet your guide in central Nice near the Promenade des Anglais to begin your 3-hour morning Segway tour along the French Riviera (Côte d’Azur) to Villefranche-sur-Mer. During a 15-minute training session, your guide will help you get the hang of riding your personal transporter.
Set off along the scenic, waterfront Promenade des Anglais and see the boutiques and cafes of downtown Nice. Inhale the wonderful fragrances of flowers and spices at the Cours Saleya market, and get caught up in the vibrant atmosphere of Place Rosetti, a bustling square filled with ice cream vendors and cafes in the heart of Nice’s Old Town. You’ll also see two other popular city squares: Place St-Francois and Place Garibaldi.
Throughout your tour, your guide will offer historical anecdotes and personal insights into the areas you see and can take photos of you on your Segway during breaks.
Admire the picturesque and busy Port of Nice as you roll onto the coastal road, traveling east along the Mediterranean. Savor the sea breeze and spot boats on the sky-blue waters as you glide over gently rolling terrain toward Villefranche-sur-Mer.
When you reach the idyllic waterfront town, take advantage of 20 minutes of free time to capture photos of the stunning harbor and maybe grab a snack at one of the many outdoor cafes (own expense).
On your way back to Nice, take in sensational views of the Baie des Anges (Bay of Angels) from tranquil Mont Boron. Your leisurely 9-mile (15-km) Segway tour of the French Riviera concludes back at the Promenade des Anglais.