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Explore the Charm of Coeur d’Alene: A Segway Tour Experience with Tour CDA

Segway Tour in front of Fort Sherman in CDA, ID

Welcome to Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, a city where stunning natural beauty blends seamlessly with rich history and warm hospitality. Tour CDA invites you to explore this charming city in the most unique way possible—on a segway. Our meticulously planned segway tours offer a thrilling and immersive journey through Coeur d’Alene’s neighborhoods, historic sites, and iconic landmarks. Here’s a detailed look at the tour itinerary:

Safety Briefing and Orientation with Tour CDA

Before setting off on your segway adventure, you’ll receive a comprehensive safety briefing and orientation to ensure a smooth and enjoyable ride. Our expert guides will teach you the basics of operating a segway, providing ample time to practice before hitting the streets. Once you’re comfortable and ready, it’s time to begin your exploration of Coeur d’Alene!

Glide Along Lakeshore Drive via our Segway Tour

Your journey starts on the charming backroads of Coeur d’Alene, offering a glimpse of the city’s unique homes along Lakeshore Drive. From quaint cottages to Craftsman-style residences and luxurious mansions, these homes sit elegantly along the waterfront, offering stunning views of Lake Coeur d’Alene. The serene atmosphere and captivating architecture perfectly introduce the city’s scenic beauty.

Discover CDA City Park and Coeur d’Alene Resort While on A Segway

After soaking in the sights of Lakeshore Drive, it’s time to head to City Park and the iconic Coeur d’Alene Resort. Originally known as Blackwell Park, City Park is a beloved local spot for picnics, live music, and free outdoor movies in the summer. It also features the largest public beach in the city, where locals and tourists alike gather to relax by the lake.

No visit to the park is complete without a photo op at Independence Point, a picturesque location with Lake Coeur d’Alene as the backdrop. Afterward, we make our way to the Coeur d’Alene Resort, renowned for its luxury accommodations, floating boardwalk, and stunning architecture. You’ll learn about the resort’s history and its significant role in the city’s tourism industry.

Explore the Historic Fort Sherman Cruising on your Segway

Next, we glide over to Fort Sherman, an essential landmark that offers a glimpse into Coeur d’Alene’s military past. Established in the late 19th century, Fort Sherman was a critical military outpost in the Pacific Northwest. During your visit, you’ll explore the Officers’ Quarters, Magazine Room, and the original Army Chapel. Built in 1880, this charming barn-red chapel is a cherished community landmark and a testament to the city’s historical legacy.

Visit the Restored Playland Pier Carousel

After a refreshing break at Fort Sherman, we continue our segway journey towards downtown, making a brief stop to visit the restored Playland Pier Carousel. This historic carousel was originally part of an amusement park that opened in 1941 but was tragically destroyed by a fire in 1975. The carousel was later salvaged and lovingly restored, preserving a beloved piece of Coeur d’Alene’s heritage.

Cruise Through Historic Architecture With Our Family-Friendly Segway Tour

As our tour winds down, your guide will share fascinating stories about Coeur d’Alene’s history, from the Schitsu’umsh Tribe and the gold rush to the timber industry, the great forest fire of 1910, and the impact of the railroad and tourism. Along the way, you’ll encounter unique buildings and architectural styles dating back to the late 1800s.

Return to Your Starting Point

With a heart full of stories and a camera full of pictures, you’ll arrive back at your starting point, concluding the tour. Tour CDA’s segway adventure promises an immersive and memorable way to explore Coeur d’Alene, offering the perfect blend of history, architecture, and natural beauty.

Book Your Segway Adventure Today

Tour CDA’s segway tours are designed to provide a comprehensive and enjoyable exploration of Coeur d’Alene. Whether you’re a local rediscovering your city or a first-time visitor, this tour will offer a new perspective and a deeper appreciation of Coeur d’Alene’s charm.

Reserve your spot today with Tour CDA, and embark on a segway adventure that will leave you with lasting memories and a newfound love for this remarkable city. Discover, explore, and glide through Coeur d’Alene with us!

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