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Rome Segway Tour

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  • Location: Rome, Italy
  • Duration: 3 hours (approx.)
  • Tour code: 3092ROM01
See the sights of Ancient Rome by Segway on a 3-hour tour, passing incredible monuments like the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Circus Maximus. On a self-balancing electric scooter, follow a guide around Rome’s 2000-year-old ruins, while hearing their history from an audio guide. Stop for photos by iconic sites and test Rome’s very own ancient lie detector – the Mouth of Truth (Bocca della Verità)!

This small-group tour is limited to eight people, ensuring you’ll receive personalized attention from your guide.

Highlights

  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Recorded commentary by audio headphones
Meet your friendly guide and start with an orientation session to get familiar with your two-wheeled, electric, self-balancing Segway. Once you feel comfortable, you’ll follow your guide into the downtown streets of Rome.

Glide toward the area known as Capitoline Hill, and as you approach it you’ll be met with the jaw-dropping sights of Ancient Rome. Once the home of richly elaborate temples, shops, markets and government buildings, the area is now a fascinating archeological site peppered with 2,000-year-old world-famous ruins.

Head right up to it and weave around the outskirts of the Roman Forum, seeing grandiose monuments like the Arch of Constantine and Trajan’s Column. Hear the history of the site in its heyday from your audio commentary, learning about its status as the administrative center of Rome.

Pass Palentine Hill and stop for a look at Circus Maximus, the vast stretch of flat land where chariot races were once held to entertain up to 250,000 locals. Continue to the Colosseum, Rome’s iconic monument on the east side of Ancient Rome, and stop for photos while listening to commentary about the gory, yet glorified, gladiator battles that once took place inside.

After weaving through the crowds outside the ruins, take back to the streets and head to the Church of Santa Maria to see the Mouth of Truth – an intriguing marble slab. Featured in the hit 1950’s movie Roman Holiday, the ancient manhole cover is said to be a lie detector.

As you wind your way back toward the center of Rome, stop at a scenic vantage point to enjoy picture-perfect views over the city. Your tour then finishes back at the start point.

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
Central Rome, near Piazza Venezia
Return Details:
Returns to original departure point

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9:30am Departure
Code: EN0930

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2:30pm Departure
Code: EN1430

Departs at 2:30pm

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4:30pm Departure
Code: EN1630

Departs at 4:30pm (June - August only)

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Rome Segway Tour

Rome Segway Tour

Inclusions:
  • Orientation session
  • Segway tour
  • Guide
  • Audio guide with headphones
  • Wet weather jackets (if required)
  • Use of helmet
Exclusions:
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance to monuments
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Segways are appropriate for most people aged between 12 years and 70 years.
  • Riders must have the ability to make motions such as climbing and descending stairs without assistance.
  • Segways are not suitable for guests who weigh under 100 pounds (45 kilos) or over 250 pounds (113 kilos).
  • It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes. Please do not carry large bags whilst on the Segway.
  • Not recommended for pregnant women
  • Please bring proof of identification with your confirmation voucher
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Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: Neil D, United Kingdom, August 2014

small group of ventured forth for grande tour of main city sights and enjoying many of the vistas en route looking over the City of Roma. Reasonably quick paced tour and enjoyed same using this mode of transport. Guide was engaging and knowledgeable which made for an interesting trip. Recommend same, the views r worth it and an enjoyable experience to traipse around this City.

Reviewed by: Christopher C, August 2014

The Segway is just the "best" way to see Rome. Effortlessly gliding through the history and beauty of Rome, guided by Martina. The running commentary was interspersed with videos on her i-Pad. We covered a vast area and learnt so much.

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Tour code: 3092ROM01