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Classic-Tour Zurich "Best of Zürich"

Our guides show you their city. Come with us on an interesting and unforgettable tour of Zürich with the innovative Segway!

The tour begins at the Renaissance „Zürich Tower Hotel“ in the trendy Züri West district (Kreis 5). From there we cross the Limmat to Unteren Letten and drive along the water’s edge to the popular river baths of Oberer Letten. Here locals and tourists alike enjoy swimming in the middle of the river in the summer months.

We learn the varied history of the Platzspitz in the heart of Zürich and see the Swiss State Museum. From here we roll past the main train station to Limmatquai and the old town and on to Niederdorf, colloquially and lovingly known as Niederdörfli. We continue our drive to Predigerplatz to see the astounding church of the same name. From here we cross the Limmat at the Urania Bridge, pass the operations centre of the municipal police and reach the Lindenhofstrasse where we enjoy fantastic views of the university and the Urania Observatory.

Continuing our tour we cross the Bahnhofstrasse, pass the Paradeplatz and drive to the Bürkliplatz, from where we enjoy beautiful views over the lake and on to the old town, the heart of Zürich. After a short visit to the Fraumünster, another of Zürich’s important landmarks we drive on to the Bahnhofstrasse. This shopping street is famous for its expensive boutiques, clock shops and luxury hotels and is the center of Swiss banking.

We begin our return journey past the Gessnerallee Theater house, the former indoor horse riding arena and the symbol of free creative theatre and dance. We drive to Alte Kaserne and continue along Langstrasse until we arrive back at our starting point, the Renaissance „Zürich Tower Hotel“, where the tour ends after 2.5 hours.


Our Service

Tours are accompanied by experienced and friendly Segway Citytour Guides

Small groups with a maximum of 6 participants per guide

Picture Service: Our Citytour guides take pictures with your camera if desired

1 Segway per participant

Authorized Segway Tour Operator by Segway USA

Introduction to the vehicle, comprehensive safety instructions as well as driving training for safe handling

Helmet and high visibility vest

Interesting facts about the destination

Appropriate speed to allow understanding of tour guide

Refund of 50% when cancelling after safety instructions

Environmentally friendly city tour with electric vehicles without traffic noise


Conditions of participation

Please note the Segway PT is classified as a small motorbike in Switzerland. No driver’s license is required from 16 years.

A driver’s license of the category M (motorbike) is required for participants between 14 and 16 years.

There is a minimum weight of 45 kg and a maximum weight of 120 kg for each participant.

Previous consumption of alcohol, drugs or strong medication is not allowed. If one or more rules are ignored participanta can be excluded from the tour.

This tour takes place with a minimum number of 2 participants.



PDF Facts

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Duration: 2.5 hours incl. driving and safety training

Start and Ending Point: Entrance of Renaissance „Zürich Tower Hotel“, Turbinenstrasse 20, 8005 Zürich


Extra Info

The tours are held in German. If you would like an English or French speaking guide, please contact us directly. We would love to create an individual offer for you.

Please choose your clothing according to the weather conditions.

Closed-toed shoes (no high heels)

Segway Citytours only take place in good weather conditions. Therefore we can not guarantee that a booked tour will take place on set dates/times. If a tour is cancelled because of weather related and/or safety aspects, participants will be rebooked.



  • Qualified guides – our professional and knowledgeable guides accompany you on your tour
  • Tour routes – discover beautiful places and hidden corners on your route
  • Relaxed – customized speed allows you to enjoy the tour without missing out on the sights
  • Environmentally friendly – glide along quietly and emission free with the electric engine
  • Rain – we offer alternative dates, gift vouchers or your money back in the case of cancellation due to continuous rain
  • Cold - Hotpog pogies against the cold and the wind
  • Money back guarantee – receive a 50% refund if canceling after completion of the extensive driving training
  • Photo-Service – our guides will take photos with your camera during the tour upon request
  • Safety and quality certificate of the manufacturer – Segway USA («Authorized Segway Tour»)



  1. Renaissance Zürich Tower Hotel