The San Francisco Electric Tour Company offers fun-filled tours of one of the world’s most beautiful cities on the world’s most unique transportation device: the Segway! In October 2004, we became the first company in San Francisco to offer eco-friendly Segway Tours. Although we believe in showing you a good time, we also believe in keeping you safe. We have a commitment to “guest safety first” on all of our Segway and Scooter tours.
Private tours are perfect for a safe and fun activity This Golden Gate Park route only available for private tour guests. The extended route includes the best of our Golden Gate Park routes and can include the eastern or western (Ocean) parts of the park
Private Waterfront Segway Tours start at 757 Beach Street in Fisherman’s Wharf. 757 Beach Street @ Hyde Street San Francisco CA, 94109
Located in rear parking lot behind art gallery. Hyde Street Cable Car turn around is across the street. Wells Fargo Bank ATM is at the entrance to our driveway.
Private Golden Gate Park Segway Tours tours depart from the Golden Gate Park facility. Gate Park Location: 82 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive San Francisco, CA 94118
Look for blue and yellow tent in paved area directly behind the large band stage in Music Concourse. Near the Japanese Tea Garden, California Academy of Science and deYoung Museum.
June through August
Start between 9am and 5pm.
September through May
Start between 9am and 2:30pm.
Closed on December 25 and January 1st. Occasionally closed or tours rerouted during major holiday or large public events.
How long is this Segway tour?
Depending on route selected – Private Tours are 2.5 to 3 hours including training / recap time.
All tours start on time, so please arrive 15 minutes early to check in. For the safety and complete training of our guest late arrivals will not be allowed to join a tour that has already started training. Please be on time.
After 30-35 minutes of fun training on how to safely operate the Segway, you’ll explore the San Francisco waterfront with a fully narrated tour. Tours are limited to ten riders per guide.
Activity is 3 hours including training.
Training is 30 to 35 minutes, During the busy summer season training time may be slightly longer.
Ages 12 and up over 100 lbs (45kg) and under 250 lbs.(113 kg) are welcome.
No weight exceptions. No pregnant guests.
Not recommended for some guests over age 70 or with mobility, motor control or recent surgeries.
Under age 18 on tour with parent or guardian.
Face Masks or Face Coverings are required for both guests and the tour guide during check in and during the entire tour. Face coverings are required indoors and outdoors in San Francisco.
If you don’t have a face covering we will be happy to supply one.
Please review our complete Covid 19 #SafeTour program and the extra steps we are taking to keep everyone healthy.
Small tour groups for a personal experience
Go when you want. Lots of departure times. Book the most convenient time you want to go.
The best Segway training around. Complete one on one training before your tour. For our foreign guests we offer training videos in 11 languages!
Amazing tour guides. A great guide makes all the difference. Our tour guides rock!
Each guest gets a radio receiver with earbud so you won’t miss details about the sights along the way.
On cold days we have jackets, hats and gloves to keep you warm and snug.
It’s fun! Riding a Segway is a blast. Come get your Segway smile!