Frequently Asked Questions about Express New Orleans Segway Tour
Where is the meeting point?
Segway tour begins at our office, located at 214 Decatur Street, New Orleans, LA 70130. Our office is located in the French Quarter directly across from the House of Blues. (Two blocks off of Canal Street and two blocks off the Mississippi River).
Is there parking available near the office?
There are many parking lots around the French Quarter. The closest to the office is at 111 Iberville St. (corner of Iberville St. and N. Peters). Their rate is $30 for up to 8 hours.
Am I required to wear a helmet?
How big will my group be?
This bike tour operates in groups of 10 maximum.
What are some of the tour highlights?
The French Quarter, Mississippi River, The Treme Neighborhood, Louis Armstrong Park, Jackson Square, Bourbon Street, The Old U.S. Mint, Frenchman Street.
Can I bring my camera?
Yes, great photo opportunities.
If I am pregnant, can I join the tour?
Unfortunately, due to the risk to both child and mother, pregnant women are not allowed to participate in our Segway tours.
Is this tour appropriate for children?
All participants must be at least 12 years old. Minors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult on tour. Unfortunately, anyone under the age of 12 will not be permitted to participate.
What is the weather policy?
Our tours operate rain or shine. We have ponchos available in our office for use should unexpected rain develop.
Is there an age or weight limit?
For your riding safety, guests must be at least 12 years of age and weigh at least 100 pounds and not in excess of 260 pounds.
Do we ride on the streets or on the sidewalks?
Segways are only allowed on the streets and ride alongside traffic just as bicyclists do. Our guides are very experienced guiding groups safely through the streets and there is plenty of room for both Segway and other vehicles.