We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Electric Glide Tours

1800 E 8th Ave, Tampa, FL 33605-3737
+1 800-975-3177
Review Highlights
Electric Guide in Ybor City Florida

Fantastic tour company. Russell's instructions for use and operating safely were excellent. Our... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2013
Segway Birthday Party

I took my son and 7 of his friends for the Segway Tour for his 14th Birthday. There was only one... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2013
Plant City, Florida, United States
Read all 97 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
All tours are by appointment only. Every tour, large or small feels like a personal experience. There is no office to find. We meet in a public park and begin training and tour from there. We specialize in human being Segway Experiences. We've trained humans of all shapes, sizes and ages. We prefer to train the individual and let their physical ability guide them through the process. Individuals previously thought inable to ride a Segway have found great success (and fun) riding with us. We specialize in people with physical challenges. Some of the individuals we've training have challenges such as: Autism, Downs Syndrome, Prosthesis & Short Stature (Dwarfism) We offer xceptional Segway tours for exceptional people! Offering Private/Specialized events and on-location tour experiences. Ybor City & Hillsborough River State Park - Historical Segway Tours - Segway Sight Seeing Tours - Segway Cigar Tour of Ybor City - Small & Large Groups Welcome Segway tour companies are not all created equal. Come see what makes us different. Segway tours by Electric Glide Tours: "The Most Fun You Can Have Standing Up!"
  • Excellent99%
  • Very good1%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“segway tour” (20 reviews)
“ybor city” (39 reviews)
All hours
Hours Today: Closed
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1800 E 8th Ave, Tampa, FL 33605-3737
+1 800-975-3177

Similar Things to Do in Tampa

Write a Review
Reviews (97)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

61 - 70 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 11 March 2013

Fantastic tour company. Russell's instructions for use and operating safely were excellent. Our group of 8 (broke into tour groups of 5 and 3) had never used a Segway, but, within 15 minutes we were ready. The tour was outstanding! Russell was very knowledgeable about...More

Thank FIT-Traveler
Reviewed 10 March 2013

I took my son and 7 of his friends for the Segway Tour for his 14th Birthday. There was only one in our group that had ever rode a Segway. Russell and his wife were absolutely wonderful. Extremely professional, very fun and entertaining as well....More

Thank Youthman
Reviewed 8 March 2013

My family and I are from Tampa and we had a fantastic time. Our guide was excellent and very informative. I would recommend this tour to anyone.

Thank Campy2772
Reviewed 7 March 2013

A Segway ride is off my list now and on a new list of wanting to do it again. We had a very large group and I am sure Safety was a concern of the EG Tours and they called in help to help with...More

Thank Lanny D
Reviewed 3 March 2013

"When was the last time you did something for the first time?"... quote in Electric Glide Tours office.. apropos! Enjoyed gliding down through the bustle of 7th Avenue, but my favorite was seeing the park in the middle of Ybor that's actually owned by Cuba....More

Thank Paula Z
Reviewed 1 March 2013

I never seriously considered doing a Segway tour, but received a gift for Christmas to go on a tour with Electric Glide Tours. We chose the Ybor tour and had a blast. Riding a segway was much easier than I expected. After a lesson we...More

Thank KoshNaranek
Reviewed 21 February 2013

Russel and Kristy were patient, fun and great tour guides. Just enough history to make it interesting, but not too much which would have been boring. They custom tailored our trip to our liking and our speed and ability. This was our first segway experience...More

Thank Randy W
Reviewed 18 February 2013

I purchased a LivingSocial coupon for my boyfriend for Christmas since he mentioned when we walked past the office in Ybor one day that he really wanted to ride a Segway one day. When scheduling our tour, Russell was unbelievably accommodating to our needs. We...More

Thank Tasha M
Reviewed 18 February 2013

I would recommend the Ybor Segway tour presented by Electric Glide tours the staff was very friendly and made us all feel like Segway pros before we set of on our adventure. I have lived in the Tampa Bay area for over 20+ years and...More

Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed 16 February 2013

We scheduled our first trip with Electric Glide for ourselves, who are locals, and 3 other couples that were here visiting from out of town. We thought it would be a fun way to spend an afternoon and take in some beautiful scenery. We had...More

1  Thank LCF54
Nearby Restaurants
La Terrazza Restaurant
456 reviews
.06 miles away
Acropolis Greek Taverna
420 reviews
.09 miles away
Bernini Restaurant
397 reviews
.09 miles away
La Creperia Cafe
158 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Ybor City State Museum
110 reviews
.08 miles away
La Casita House Museum
10 reviews
.05 miles away
Centennial Park
14 reviews
.00 miles away
Ybor City Saturday Market
13 reviews
.11 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
28 July 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from flsegwayguy | Property representative |
Thank you for the question. It's more about size & weight than age. A human being needs to be 54 inches or taller and weigh between 100 and 260 pounds. I hope that helps.