Frequently Asked Questions

Who can use a Segway?

  • Minimum age 12 Yrs. and/or least 4 feet tall
  • anyone between 100 and 280 pounds
  • anyone that can step up and down approximately 8 inches unassisted and without the aid of a handrail
  • anyone able to safely negotiate pedestrian sidewalks and intersection crosswalks

Must I sign a waiver?

  • All tourists must read and complete our waiver form. Any tourists under 18 years old will need a parent or guardian to sign for them and accompany them on the tour.

What about helmets?

  • You must wear one to participate
  • We provide bicycle helmets
  • You may bring your own, if you wish

What should I wear?

  • Dress comfortably for the weather
  • No heels, closed toed shoes are recommended, and flip flops are discouraged

What physical abilities do I need?

  • All tourists must be able to stand for periods near 45 minutes at a time. We do stop and get off the segways to look around, but benches may not be available.
  • Tour guides spend as much time at the beginning of the tour as needed to get all participants prepared to safely take the tour.  But, occasionally a fall occurs.

You can book a segway tour online, or by calling (713) 630-0552  or (866) 673-4929.

∗Segway Tours of Houston are by reservation only.