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37 Star Starred
Golden Gate Park
Meet in the paved area directly behind Spreckels Temple of Music aka the Bandshell 82 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr. San Francisco, CA 94118
415-474-3130
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Golden Gate Park Segway Tour
259 ratings
4.8 average rating
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Salina Red Velvet
55 events
22 reviews
1 stars
attended Mar 02 2013

For a first timer I had a hard time. I believe this class should be for someone who has had previous experience on a segway that had down the general feel of riding the segway. I had trouble since I did not feel I had enough time to learn the...continued

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Joe
4 events
3 reviews
3 stars
attended Oct 27 2011

My wife was a bit worried about driving a segway, but they taught us quickly and easily. It was great fun! I'm a lifelong resident of the Bay Area, but they showed us places I've never seen.
Highly recommended

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38 events
24 reviews
49 stars
attended May 20 2013

I absolutely loved this Segway adventure. There was so much to see and a lot of great learning about the City I love. Our tour guide was really cool! This tour is a fun interactive way to introduce anyone to the hidden nooks and cranies of SF in...continued

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Description

The 6.5-mile tour route explores the eastern section of the 1,107-acre park on winding trails and bike routes.

On the guided Golden Gate Park Segway Tour you will learn about:
• The transformation, starting in the 1870s, of a bleak sand dune area into the lush park you see today
• The Music Concourse and Temple of Music
• The California Academy of Sciences
• The deYoung Museum
• The Japanese Tea Garden and the California Midwinter International Exposition of 1894
• William Hammond Hill and John McLaren’s vision for the park
• The Conservatory of Flowers
• Hidden sights including the lily pond, Storybook Cross and fern grotto
• The historic Carousel and Sharon Art Studios
• San Francisco Botanical Gardens
• The Lawn Bowling Courts
• The National Aids Memorial
• Shakespeare Garden
• Strawberry Hill with great views of the surrounding park (may not be on route all days) and Stow Lake
• The Rose, Rhododendron and Dalihia gardens
• An amazing Redwood grove, Pioneer log cabin and many other hidden gems

All guests must be age 12 or older and weigh between 100-250 lbs. Guests
under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Pregnant guests are not
allowed on the tour, and the tour is not recommended for anyone with
mobility issues.

A maximum of 4 vouchers may be used per tour departure time.

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