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The Welland Canal Tours begin at the St Catharines Museum located at 1932 Welland Canal Parkways L2R 7K6. It is only a 15 minutes drive from the busy Niagara Falls and about 20 minutes from Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Each Tour starts with a 10/15 minutes training during which you learn the basics of how to ride a Segway. We then let you practice a few minutes at your pace in slow speed. Once your confidence builds up, we switch to the regular speed and let you practice again. We go on the Tour only once each participant is comfortable.

The Twin-Flight Locks Tour is our most popular option. We stop 6 times on our way up to the Niagara Escarpment to learn the rich history of the Welland Canal and its installations. The path that we use is smooth and fairly straight which makes it perfect for beginners. It is only shared with pedestrians and cyclists so traffic is limited.

After a break at Lock 4, we move forward to Lock 5 and 6 for a few pictures and more explanation. Then we come back using the same path we used earlier but without stopping so you can enjoy the Segway for longer period of times.  

Come and enjoy a Segway Tour only 15 minutes from Niagara Falls! The Welland Canal Tours start at the St Catharines Museum located at Lock 3. We offer a 1 hour and 2 hours option.
The Twin-Flight Locks is about 5 kilometers long (3 miles) and takes you all the way to Lock 5. Along the way you learn the history of the Welland Canal along with its latest Technological Advances.
The Lock 7 Tour is about 9 kilometers long (5.5 miles) and goes further, all the way to Lock 7 and its observation deck. On the way, you admire the Murals painted in 2006 which testify the rich history of the town.

The Port Dalhousie Tour starts at Jaycee Gardens. It is about 7 kilometers long (4 miles) and crosses the Rennie Park along the Royal Canadian Henley Regatta Rowing Facility. Then we travel around the old Port and its Marina, and visit Lakeside Park.
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Reviewed 6 days ago
A fun adventure!

Our group of 6 adults took the Segway tour with Guillaume as our tour guide and absolutely loved the experience! He was very informative, considerate, attentive, and patient throughout the tour and made sure that we were having the best time. If you've never been...More

Thank Cristina M
GuillaumeNF, Owner at Niagara Segway, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks very much Cristina! Glad to read that all your family had a great time during this tour. Hope to see you again for another celebration... Should be easier for everybody now that all of you have been on a Segway ;-)

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fun and interesting!

Husband and I took the Welland Canal tour with Guillaume as our guide.....he was great! Very knowledgeable about the area and fun to ride along with! Thanks again Guillaume for a very enjoyable experience!

Thank Karen G
GuillaumeNF, Owner at Niagara Segway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Karen, happy to read that you both had a great time! I hope that you enjoyed your first trip in Canada and that it will come again soon... during the summer of course ;-)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Amazing and Informative

Guillame was a wonderful and patient instructor and guide. I am a 75 year old fraidy-cat but with William’s guidance, I did it and loved it!

Thank bd4fan
GuillaumeNF, Owner at Niagara Segway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review Susan! You are not a fraidy-cat anymore now that you rode a Segway! Glad to know that you loved it despite your initial apprehension.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Unique and fun!

I took this tour with my daughter and my two teen-aged grandchildren as I thought this seemed like a unique adventure and would be something 'different'. I was certainly right! All four of us thoroughly enjoyed our experience. Guillaume was a great coach who had...More

Thank jmklein2
GuillaumeNF, Owner at Niagara Segway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks very much Mary! Good to know you learnt something new about the Welland Canal despite living close by and that everybody enjoyed it. I hope to see you again soon, maybe with your husband this time! ;-)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
We had a tour between locks 3 and 4 along the Welland Canal pathway.

A great outing with my sons. Guillaume was a great instructor. We were up and running on the Segways in minutes. Guillaume provided an interesting tour. Thoroughly enjoyed it. Would highly recommend the experience.

Thank lawright12018
GuillaumeNF, Owner at Niagara Segway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Larry for your review! Great to know you had a good time and your sons as well! Enjoy your summer

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1 August 2018|
Response from Elspeth M | Reviewed this property |
It would depend on the tour guides schedule I believe
Kevin S
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Response from lawright12018 | Reviewed this property |
check their website. niagarasegway has the times and details
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