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Cairns Ninebot Tour, The Next Generation Segway

Highlights
  • 90-minute Segway tour in Cairns
  • Use the newest Segway technology — the Ninebot — on this fun and informative tour
  • Roll along bike paths and quiet streets with frequent stops for photo ops and sightseeing
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Cairns Ninebot Tour, The Next Generation Segway
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Departs at 9:30am
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Overview
See the sights of Cairns during a 90-minute motorized tour that uses the Ninebot, the newest generation of Segway. Start with a Ninebot orientation from your expert guide, then head off along the Cairns Esplanade to begin your tour. Cruise over to Trinity Inlet and the Aboriginal community of Yarabah, followed by the Cairns Botanical Gardens and Centenary Lakes. Look for wildlife as you pass a salt water creek, mangrove swamps and wetlands, learning about local plants, animals and history along the way.
What to Expect
This is a fun, exciting and informative tour where you will take in a variety of interesting scenes. There will be the opportunity to spot some wildlife and there are some great photo opportunities. You will be using the latest in self balancing technology “The Ninebot” which is the next generation Segway and are so EASY to ride anyone can do it.

Water and sunblock will be provided during the registration and indemnity paperwork formalities. This tour is not suitable for children under 10 years old and weigh less than 30 kg or more than 115 kg or 255 pounds.

Your tour will begin on the northern end of the Cairns Esplanade. There will be a 15 minute training period just to ensure everyone is comfortable and in control. During the training period you will enjoy the sweeping views from the Cairns foreshore over to Trinity Inlet to the Aboriginal community of Yarabah.

Head north following the cycle tracks and cross the bridge to Salt Water Creek, following the creek that is lined with mangroves, the breeding grounds for prawns and mud crabs. Keep an eye out for saltwater crocodiles and jumping barramundi.

Arrive at the beautiful Cairns Botanical Gardens and cross into the Centenary Lakes, a unique wetlands area home to many species of flora and fauna.

The Freshwater lake is a natural freshwater lake, decorated by a patchwork of water-lilies that provide shelter for a variety of fish, turtles and frogs.

The lake is also home to many bird species, depending on the season visitors may see magpie geese, black ducks, black-necked storks and cormorants.

Return to the starting point on the Cairns Esplanade, the full length or the tour is about 10km and will take approximately 90 minutes.
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Reviewed 4 days ago
Brilliant tour and great fun

These Segway/Ninebots are not only easy to ride, they are great fun. Took a few laps around the park to become familiar with the ride, but then you feel so comfortable you have to restrain yourself from overconfidence. The tour guide was terrific, not only...More

Thank Vache1234
Reviewed 1 week ago
A great way to explore

We hired 4 Ninebot Segways and zipped along to the Botanic Gardens in Cairns. Wonderful way to get around with plenty of opportunities to hop off and explore on foot.

Thank BristolDiggs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Recommended!

Touring by Segway is always a fantastic way to see a lot more than what you would by walking, and it's a heap of fun! We always look for tours in every new place we visit, and Cairns didn't disappoint. The Botanic Gardens are beautiful,...More

1  Thank Kerryn B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Age is No Barrier

65+ and we had a fantastic time. Craig's knowledge & humor make for a fun time. Great before you start lesson, felt confident before went on our adventure. Highly recommend to everyone especially anyone like me that has problems walking any distance. I got to...More

Thank KayeMoore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
SEGWAY CAIRNS IS AWESOME!!!!

We met Craig in the park at the end of the Cairns Esplanade and that little Kiwi man was fantastic!! He instructed us on the origin, operation and limitations of the Ninebots, then tested us to make sure we were OK to ride them -...More

Thank Bucket M
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Adi J
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