Segway tours represent another step toward the inevitable fusion of man, machine, and commentary track. Give in to technological destiny with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $15 for a one-hour segway tour (a $30 value)
- $27 for a two-hour segway tour (a $55 value)<p>
Encyclopedic guides recount tales and anecdotes that testify to the Quad Cities’ colorful history on tours conducted atop a fleet of self-balancing Segway i2s. Before tour groups depart from the Union Station Visitor Center in Davenport, riders learn the basics of safe driving in a training session. Over the course of one or two hours, groups travel through Davenport, Bettendorf, Rock Island, and Moline to visit locations such as McClellan Heights, the Figge Art Museum, and Credit Island.<p>
Mike Mott and Cole Chaplin share more than just alliterative names; their mutual passion for promoting Iowa's tourism industry led them to found IA Segway together, and they continue to introduce visitors to the cultural richness of the Quad Cities with informative Segway tours. Mike and Cole command a fleet of Segway i2s—the company’s most current model—and teach tour groups how to safely operate the self-balancing steeds before blazing trails to spots of local and historic significance. Tours swing around scenic destinations such as the Figge Art Museum, McClellan Heights, and Credit Island, whose battlefield is strewn with denied credit cards that date back to the War of 1812.