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Expert-Led Private Tour of Benjamin Franklin's Philadelphia

Get an in-depth look at an important facet of American history on this Benjamin Franklin walking tour of Philadelphia. Known by most for the famous kite-flying incident, Franklin was in fact a notable 18th-century scientist, businessman and politician who contributed greatly to society. Following your knowledgeable guide, learn about Franklin’s life and role in the Revolutionary War and Continental Congress as you visit sites like Franklin Court, Christ Church, the American Philosophical Society and the post office, where he served as postmaster general.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$60.00
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Philly By Night Double Decker Bus Tour

Get a new perspective on the City of Brotherly Love with this ‘Philly by Night Tour.’ Climb on board a double-decker bus and explore the best that Philadelphia has to offer. Visit 27 of Philly’s top attractions — like the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, Penn’s Landing and the Rocky Steps at the entrance to the Philadelphia Museum of Art — on a 90-minute loop around this historic city. The tour departs from the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown at 8pm.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$30.00
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Historic Tour of Philadelphia in English or German

Philadelphia is the birthplace of American democracy — and rich in American history. Discover the historical sites in Philadelphia on this expert-guided private walking tour. See some of the city’s most iconic landmark locations, like the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall. Visit the Betsy Ross House, where the seamstress is said to have sewn the first American Flag; plus historic Christ Church, the New Hall Military Museum, the Merchants' Exchange Building, Franklin Court at the Independence National Historical Park and more. Local hotel pickup and drop-off included along with option of adding on a driving tour for additional cost.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$175.00
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US$175.00
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Underground Railroad

This unique tour offers knowledge about hardships and specific events during the time of the use of the underground railroad in Philly. Taking this tour you will learn about the people involved, visit the actual places where these historical events actually occurred. As a local historian our guide will be able to fulfill your knowledge on this interesting history that you would not be able to find anywhere else.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$40.00
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US$40.00
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Half Day Private Philadelphia Driving Tour

Enjoy a personal and private introduction to the City of Brotherly Love on this half-day sightseeing tour around Philadelphia. Choose from a 4- or 6-hour tour around the City of Brotherly Love, then climb aboard a comfortable minivan and explore the highlights of the city. Visit all the must-see spots, like Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell Exhibit, the South 9th Street Italian Market, Philadelphia City Hall, Love Park, the Rocky steps at the entrance to the Philadelphia Museum of Art and much more. Local hotel pickup and drop-off included.
  • Duration: 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$395.00
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US$395.00
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Private Driving Tour of Lancaster and Amish Country

Experience the simpler life of the Amish people on this private driving tour of Lancaster County in Pennsylvania. Travel along winding country roads from Philadelphia to Amish country, learning about the history, ideals and culture of the Amish and Mennonite people along the way. See how the Amish live and take a ride in a horse-drawn carriage. Browse handmade arts, crafts and other products and experience the simpler life of the Amish people. Then enjoy lunch at a classic Pennsylvania Dutch smorgasbord or market. Philadelphia hotel pickup and drop-off included.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$565.00
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Private Rocky Movie Locations Tour

Fans of the movie ‘Rocky’ will love this private driving tour to the filming locations from the mega-popular series of flicks. Choose from a morning or afternoon departure time, then visit places like Mighty Mick's Boxing gym, Adrian’s pet shop and restaurant, Rocky's homes, the Italian Market and the Rocky steps at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. It’s a memorable trip every Rocky fan will want to experience. Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$395.00
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Philadelphia to Valley Forge Park, Private 4- or 6-Hour Tour

Experience Valley Forge National Historical Park on this private driving tour from Philadelphia. Drive around the park and see the regimental monuments and recreated huts used by the troops that camped there in the 1700s. Then enjoy time to walk around the park at leisure. Visit the site of George Washington’s headquarters, the Washington Memorial Chapel, the park’s Visitor Center with museum collection and exhibits and much more. Philadelphia hotel pickup and drop-off included.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$415.00
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US$415.00
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Philadelphia to New York City Private Day Trip

Take the stress out of travel to New York City with this private sightseeing tour that includes round-trip transportation from Philadelphia. Enjoy the dedicated attention of a private guide and a fully customized itinerary. Visit popular landmarks and hidden gems in a minivan that can accommodate up to 6 passengers.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$1,199.00
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East Passyunk Avenue International Dinner Tour

Discover the culinary gems of South Philadelphia’s East Passyunk Avenue during a private dinner tour with a chef guide. Stroll down ‘restaurant row’ to try a range of foods from international cuisines, including appetizers, a dinner of seasonal fare made especially for your group, and dessert in an exclusive lounge with live opera. Your tour includes stops that make up a 3-course dinner, with drinks available for purchase.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Duration: 2 hours
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US$75.00
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US$75.00
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Brandywine Valley Tour with Private Driver

Experience the Brandywine Valley on this private driving tour to Chester County, Pennsylvania from Philadelphia. Travel over rolling hills to this suburban Philadelphia location and experience the wonderful attractions it offers. Choose from places like Longwood Gardens, Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, Brandywine River Museum, the Nemours Mansion and Gardens and the Rockwood Museum and Park, to name a few. Also, visit wineries, enjoy a delicious lunch (own expense, recommendations offered) and/or tour the Brandywine Battlefield, a National Historical Landmark. Philadelphia hotel pickup and drop-off included.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$545.00
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Private Full Day City of Philadelphia Driving Tour

Explore Philadelphia’s highlights and history with a private tour in a comfortable minivan that accommodates up to six people. Enjoy the flexibility to customize the itinerary to your interests, with plenty of time to experience the destinations that interest you most. Take in historic neighborhoods and traditional markets, or taste your way through Philly’s most essential foods. See the landmarks of American independence, get a glimpse of the thriving arts and music scene, or see iconic sites from the Rocky films as you experience Philadelphia your own way.
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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US$635.00
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Philly Cultural Tour

Tour offers cultural insights all tourists would like to learn when visiting the City of Brotherly Love. From the amazing history, to the authentic foods, and extraordinary art, taking this tour you will experience the diversity in Philly's culture. This tour offers everything you want to see, feel, and taste as a tourists in this great city.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$40.00
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Private tour of historic Philadelphia: Where the USA began

The United States of America started here. But you knew that. That’s why you’re coming to Philadelphia, right? We will visit the sites and sights that made America’s independence real. We will see the Liberty Bell, a gift from France; Carpenter’s Hall, the oldest trade guild in the country; the President’s House Memorial Site, which served as the “White House” from 1790 to 1800 while Philadelphia was the U. S. capital. We'll enter the church where most of the signers of the Declaration of Independence worshiped, a beautiful sanctuary still in constant use.
  • Duration: 2 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$250.00
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US$250.00
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Walking Tour of Philadelphia Historic Jewish Quarter

Benefit from personalized attention on this private walking tour of Philadelphia's historic Jewish Quarter. Take a deep dive into one of the nation's first cities and its faith history through engaging guided commentary as you walk. Stops include bakeries, schools, banks, and synagogues throughout some of Philly's oldest neighborhoods.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$35.00
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Colonial Era Philadelphia Waterfront Walking Tour

Follow in the footsteps of Philadelphia’s colonial settlers during a 2-hour walking tour along the waterfront. Learn about the founding of Philadelphia, William Penn, and how the river influenced the city’s growth, with rare images of the 18th-century waterfront provided that illustrate your guide’s commentary. Landmarks include the Thomas Bond House, City Tavern, and Dock Street, with regular stops provided along the 2-mile (3-km) route.
  • Duration: 120 to 150 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 120 to 150 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$175.00
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20th Century Jewish Neighborhoods

Here is a chance to enjoy a guided tour of the once thriving Jewish neighborhoods of 20th century Philadelphia. You will come with your own vehicle, and Dr. Schatz will explain and guide you through the itinerary of your choice in the neighborhoods of our parents and grandparents. We will see (and enter) some former synagogues (even some current ones), and see the shopping districts, cultural amenities, educational and social service buildings that thrived in Jewish Philadelphia of the past.
  • Duration: 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$350.00
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US$350.00
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Philadelphia Highlights Private Driving Tour

Enjoy a personal and private introduction to the City of Brotherly Love on this 2-hour sightseeing tour around Philadelphia. Climb aboard a comfortable minivan and explore the highlights of the city. See Philadelphia’s Historic District — from the Delaware River to 7th Street and from Vine Street to Lombard Street — plus landmark locations like the waterfront region of Penn's Landing along the Delaware River, the South 9th Street Italian Market, Philadelphia City Hall, Love Park, the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the Rocky steps at the entrance to the Philadelphia Museum of Art and much more.
  • Duration: 1 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$275.00
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US$275.00
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The No Reservations Philly Food Tour

This tour is named after the iconic Anthony Bourdain and his famous TV show "No Reservations," Bourdain toured this area in 2012 and again in 2015 and loved the authenticity of the people and flavors. We will visit some of these same places he went to in Philadelphia and tour the city the way he did combining food, arts and history. You will be sampling foods from all over the world, high end charcuterie gives way to traditional Puebla Mexican fare, and then of course there are a few tasty secrets mixed in along the way. Bourdain was a man who loved "great adventure, new friends, fine food and drink and the remarkable stories of the world" - we hope you will join us for an incredible tour of some of the best kept secrets of South Philadelphia.Alcohol is available to purchase along the way!Weekday availability, contact us for more info
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$65.00
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