Brisbane Segway Tours – Kangaroo Segway Tours
What if you want to see Brisbane but don’t have a full day to spend doing so? An alternative way to see the attractions of Brisbane, that you may not have considered, is by Segway. These motorised, self-stabilising transporters are safe and easy to use, and a great way to get a real feel for the city and all it has to offer.
Segway tours enable guests to get closer to the sights of Brisbane than when travelling by coach or boat. They’re less tiring than cycling or walking and, as safe yet speedy machines, they ensure that you fit in all of the city’s highlights in around two and a half hours. while enjoying the real atmosphere of the city. And, unlike other tours, Kangaroo’s Segway tours include photos and a video of your day trip at no cost. These can then be viewed online.
Led by professional, knowledgeable and friendly guides, visitors can choose from a number of tour types. The day tour covers around 22 km and takes in a wide range of the city’s highlights. These include the City Botanical Gardens, Goodwill Bridge, Kangaroo Point Cliffs, the Wheel of Brisbane, Brisbane River, Eagle Street Pier, City Hall, King George Square, and the Roma Street Parklands. This tour can also be taken at night, allowing you to enjoy the atmosphere of this bustling city’s nightlife.
When you’re travelling and visit a new city, chances are that you want to see the best that that city has to offer. Brisbane is a vibrant city with a fascinating history. From its Botanical Gardens to China Town, there is something for everyone. However, without a guided sightseeing tour, it’s easy to miss some of its great attractions. A day tour is a great way to see the sights of Brisbane, and find out more about this interesting metropolis.
There are plenty of day trips available to choose from. This covers some of the best.
Brisbane City Tour – Sightseeing Tours Australia
This extensive day tour transports its guests by coach to visit many of the historical and contemporary attractions of Brisbane. Within the city, visitors can view such traditional attractions as Newstead House, before visiting the lively, trendy precincts of New Farm, Teneriffe and China Town. It also takes in the former industrial centre of South Bank, before heading out to Mt Coot-tha and Kangaroo Point, where guests can admire the beauty of Brisbane by afar. The experienced guides will share the history of the city, from Aboriginal times through to modern day.
Best of Brisbane Full-Day Sightseeing Tour – Viator
The Best of Brisbane tour provides an all-round experience of many of Brisbane’s attractions. It begins with a coach tour that takes in many of the city’s historic buildings and architectural highlights. Guests then embark on a cruise along the Brisbane River for a different view of some of Brisbane’s attractions, before having the chance to view the city from above on the giant Wheel of Brisbane in South Bank.
This is followed by the chance to cuddle a koala at Australia’s first sanctuary for koalas, Lone Pine, plus meet a variety of native Australian wildlife, including dingoes, kangaroos and echidnas. The day tour ends with a stop at Mt Coot-tha Lookout, for an aerial view of the Great Dividing Range and Moreton Bay.
Brisbane By Bicycle Morning Tour
For those looking for a more active experience, the Brisbane by Bicycle Morning Tour is a three hour journey around the city. Beginning by the river, it also includes visits to a gallery or museum for those who want to combine it with some culture, and a morning tea break in one of Brisbane’s beautiful parks.
For those short on time who still want to see the best Brisbane has to offer, Kangaroo Segway Tours offers shorter trips. The one and a quarter hour trip covers 14 km and still fits in most of the above locations, including the Botanical Gardens, Kangaroo Point, Wheel of Brisbane, Brisbane River, and Kuralpa Bridge. If time is even more limited, the 45 minute tour is 8 km, and still takes in numerous sights along the way.
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Brisbane has so much to see that a day tour is the best way to make sure that you don’t miss anything. There are many day tours to choose from, with transport ranging from coach, to boat, to bike and foot. However, a Segway day tour combines the best of all other transport types, allowing guests to get a real feel for the city and all it has to offer.