Segway Tours of Waynesville starts up

Mar 29, 2013
Photo by: Donated photo Owner and tour guide, Carolyn Gendreau, of Segway Tours of Wanesville, demonstrates the ease and fun of touring on a Segway.

Segway Tours of Waynesville, 142 Country Club Dr., in Waynesville, will begin offering tours April 1.The owner/managers are Carolyn Gendreau and Dina Giunta.
The company provides tours of Waynesville, while riding Segway PT's. Tours are available to anyone 16 years of age or older at scheduled time and take from two to two-and-a-half hours. (Some restrictions apply). Tours will be guided and narrated to include many landmarks and a historical perspective of Waynesville.
A Segway is a personal transportation device that uses gyroscopes and computers to maintain the rider's balance. Electric motors provide propulsion without any noise or other environmental pollution.

Tours include a safety and operational training session. Weekday tours are $55 (Monday to Thursday) and weekend tours are $65 (Friday to Sunday). Reservations are required and can be made by calling 456-6793.