This tour guarantees a lot of fun but also a lot of background information to the beautiful region around Locarno, Ascona and Losone. This public tour can be booked Online for 2 to 10 people and will take place on a daily base at 10 AM and 3 PM (except Saturday) .
Estimated duration for the tour is 2 1/2 hours (that includes general Segway introduction, Segway driving training and guided tour).
Meeting point is at the Albergo Losone.
Other important Information:
Minimum age 16 years. Valid drivers license is required. Good footwear (No flip flops, open sandals or high heels) as well as for the current climatic conditions appropriate clothes recommended. Wearing a helmet is mandatory (helmets will be provided) and general ability to drive (no drugs, no alcohol) is assumed. The Segway City Tours will only take place in reasonable good weather conditions. Therefore, we cannot guarantee that a booked excursion can take place on the scheduled date/time. Due to weather or security reasons cancelled tours can be rescheduled at no further costs.
After welcoming the guests, we will do a introduction with the following topics;
- History of Segway
- Technology of the vehicle
- Driving technique
Then a practical driving training takes place, held by experienced instructors, which includes stepping on, stepping down, various manoevers and braking with a Segway.
Before starting the tour you will be introduced how to ride in traffic and also about local traffic rules.
Briefing and practical training takes about 40-50 minutes.
Once on tour we will stop at various POI's (Points of interest) where our guides will give information about what you see, about history, culture and much more. And of course there is enough opportunity to take pictures.
We promise a unique experience, d'ont miss it.