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By: Kirsten E. Silven
As the official home of Segway of Cincinnati, there are a wide variety of exciting tours offered at The Garage OTR. With ¾ time options daily and a total of several weekly routes to choose from, there is literally a tour and time to suit all explorers, ages 14 and up, regardless of experience. Whether you’re purchasing, renting, taking a tour or are simply interested in learning more about Segway products, The Garage OTR can help!
Best Cincinnati Tours
The main Cincinnati Segway tour routes offered by The Garage OTR are two-hour experiences that are offered 3-4 times daily, including 15-20 minutes of training followed by a 90-minute guided tour. Seasonal tours are also offered from time to time and HD video cameras are always available for rent so you can record the entire experience.
Read on to see more about the different Segway of Cincinnati tours and make plans to experience this fun, unique excursion firsthand!
Lights of the City Tour
If you crave a truly unique experience, the Lights of the City tour is just what you are looking for! This eight-mile evening pleasure cruise is perfect for more adventurous types and starts with a visit to various points of interest in Over The Rhine and downtown Cincinnati, followed by a trip across the Purple People Bridge into Covington, Kentucky. This vantage point offers spectacular views of downtown Cincinnati before circling back across the Roebling Suspension Bridge. Offered Friday thru Sunday, from 8-10 p.m. or 9-11 p.m.
Art of Cincinnati Tour
As the newest experience offered by The Garage OTR, the Art of Cincinnati Tour encompasses areas located both east and west of the downtown corridor and offers a unique chance to learn about the many sculptures, murals and other art installations that are visible downtown. This colorful excursion highlights popular art galleries, museums and public squares, as well as hidden gems like art tiles hidden in traffic, public folk art under bridges and ghost signs that are hidden in plain sight. Offered at 6 p.m. Mondays and the final Friday of every month.
Riverfront Segway Tour
Designed to highlight Cincinnati’s beautiful and dynamic riverfront, this route takes riders from our showroom through the Central Business District downtown, using Eggleston Boulevard as a connector to Sawyer Point. You will glide through Centennial Commons, historic Yeatman’s Cove and the Serpentine Wall, as well as the breathtaking Theodore M. Berry International Friendship Park with all of its stunning sculptures, before taking a ride across the Ohio River via the Purple People Bridge into Northern Kentucky and back. Available most days, 7 days a week, from 9:30-11:30 a.m., 1-3 p.m. and 6-8 p.m.
Eden Park Segway Tour
As the original route for guided Segway tours in Cincinnati, the Eden Park tour includes 14 different points of interest in the park, including Mirror Lake, Krohn Conservatory, Liberty Gardens and Memorial Gardens, as well as trips over and under the Melan Arch Bridge. Participants can take in gorgeous views of the Ohio River and Northern Kentucky from Twin Lakes and the Donald Spencer Overlook, and your tour guide will share interesting history of the park, including the Water Works Pumping Building, the Water Tower and reservoir system. Available Sunday through Thursday, from 9:30-11:30 a.m., 1-3 p.m. and 6-8 p.m.
Seasonal Tour - Historic Spring Grove Segway Tour
The Garage OTR has teamed up with Spring Grove Cemetery to provide a truly unique experience with a Segway tour of the historic grounds and botanical gardens. When this tour is available, participants can choose between guided and self-guided rides. CALL TO CHECK FOR AVAILABILITY OF THIS TOUR.
Tour locations and times can vary, so be sure to check The Garage OTR online calendar for accurate times of daily tours. Online booking is also available up to three days prior to the tour. Call 513-225-1583 or Click Here to Make Online Tour Reservations for The Garage OTR!