Guided tour

Vienna: Danube Rhapsody Segway Tour

4.9 / 5

33 reviews

Activity provider: Pedal Power Vienna

Vienna: Danube Rhapsody Segway Tour

Activity provider: Pedal Power Vienna
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From US$ 83.39 per person

Enjoy a free-flowing Segway ride combining the two elements that make Vienna the city that it is: music and the River Danube. See if the Danube really is as blue as Johann Strauss claims as you explore a different side of the city.

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Duration 2.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Marvel at the golden Johann Strauss Monument
  • Take in the amazing architecture at the University of Economics
  • See where the famous Blue Danube Waltz was written
  • Enjoy a leisurely ride along the Danube Canal and Danube River
  • Marvel at the Giant Ferris Wheel
Full description
Begin by learning how to navigate safely on your Segway, before heading out of the city center on bike paths to the Danube Canal. There you can see Vienna from a different side, an aspect of the city that not everyone experiences. After crossing the canal, ride into the big Prater Park to discover some more territory that most visitors to Vienna don't see. Glide past the Vienna Economics University, before eventually reaching the River Danube. Johann Strauss’ most famous waltz “The Blue Danube” is dedicated to the beauty of this river, and whilst there you can decide for yourself if the river is actually blue, or if Strauss may have needed his vision checked. Following that, continue along the river to a special vantage point which is one of the best views in Vienna. It presents the Danube cutting through the hills of the Vienna Woods. To complete this unique experience, pass the apartment where Johann Strauss composed “The Blue Danube.”
  • Tour guide
  • Use of Segway and helmet
  • Segway training
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Children under 12 years
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People under 4 ft 9 in (150 cm)
  • People under 99 lbs (45 kg)
  • People over 243 lbs (110 kg)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • All participants over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 22 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts

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Meeting point

Look for the "Pedalpower" sign on the front of the building. Please arrive 15 minutes before the activity starts.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Rain gear

Not allowed

  • High-heeled shoes
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  •  This tour will take place rain or shine
  • Participants must be a minimum of 12 years of age, weigh between 45-110 kilograms, and be at least 150 centimeters tall
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 33 reviews

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Some participants should follow the rules more. When people who don't speak German book a German-speaking tour and then stop everything, and not because of the translation into English, I find that pretty rude. The organizer cannot do anything for such participants, but they should be advised to behave.

July 11, 2021

The tour was relatively long and very informative. Unfortunately, a lot of time was lost because the guide had to explain everything in two languages at all stops (which were really important and informative).

April 30, 2022

Cheers to Horst. It was such a great and entertaining tour with him. He always has a snappy comment on his lips and made us laugh a lot. 5x means 5 stars. Cora & Uli from Brandenburg in Germany.

April 30, 2022

Product ID: 367170