Birmingham is known for its civil rights history, but matching landmarks to their significance can be difficult on a self-led tour. Visit notable locations, including the 16th Street Baptist Church, Kelly Ingram Park, and the site of the 1961 Freedom Riders attack, and discover their history from your guide. Travel between sites with ease via air-conditioned vehicle, and benefit from the small-group size for a more intimate experience.
Explore Birmingham without the hassle of planning and navigating on a historical highlights tour with round–trip transport from the doorstep of your accommodation. In addition to providing stories you won’t find in guidebooks, your guide points out landmarks that visitors often miss if exploring on their own. Snacks, beverages, and air conditioning on board are included for your comfort and convenience.
This is a good overview of some of the hidden (and not so hidden) historic sites around the Magic City. We will cover everything from the Civil War to the Civil Rights and everything in between! Over the years, we have developed relationships with the owners and staff of our historic sites, so we have organized special access to many of them that can only be found on this tour.
The Ghost and Graveyards Driving Tour is our most dynamic Winter Tour. We take you through the darkness in our Grand Caravan in heated comfort to and through many sites we normally only talk about. We view our only Antebellum mansion, Arlington, in the darkness and learn about lost and hidden graveyards…hauntings at our historic theaters and hotels, and enter a historic cemetery and gaze into the tombs in the darkness and, perhaps, have something stare back out….
In a city known for its food, it can be hard to know which places are actually worth trying. This Birmingham food tour removes the guesswork and lets you sample the best of what the Magic City has to offer. From craft beer to Alabama barbecue, this small-group tour of no more than six people will fill you up with Birmingham’s best bites.
Enjoy a taste of Birmingham on board the Bham Eat Drink Ride Food Tour party bus. This food tour takes you to 4 or 5 of the city's best local restaurants—so come hungry. You'll enjoy small bites at each restaurant, as well as 3 cocktails, and lots of fun.
Using an app on your smartphone, you'll be given nearly 150 objects to find during your scavenger hunt. You'll then wander throughout the downtown area searching for the items. Once you've found the object, you'll send a photo in to score points. Along the way, you will perform challenges and answer trivia questions for even more points. You'll have 15+ categories of objects you can find in this city walk, with each object varying in points depending on the difficulty. Don't worry, you won't be alone. You'll have a remote guide that will be texting you during your game if you need help or have a question. They will also encourage you and give you hints along the way! The objective of the game is to have fun, rank #1 on the leaderboard, and try to get as many points as possible by finding all of the objects!
Using your smartphone, you'll be given an app to download and a starting location. Once you arrive at the starting location, you'll send a text to check in and get your game setup on the app. From your starting location, the app will lead you to 10 checkpoints around the city to answer questions and complete crazy tasks. Once you've completed all 10 checkpoints, you'll come back to your starting location to finish the game. The objective of the Crazy Dash is to have a blast with your friends and family, explore the city, learn a little, answer questions about your checkpoints, and complete crazy challenges.
Turn Birmingham into your playground with this Birmingham scavenger hunt race. Solve challenges and look for clues that lead you to must-see sights around the city alongside your self-selected team, all while hearing fun facts and stories about Birmingham’s historical sites. Plus, because the game is all done from your smartphone, you can start at whatever time is most convenient for you.
Holly Jolly Hunt is a scavenger hunt done on your smartphone, that brings your entire family and friends together for holiday cheer. During the adventure you’ll be seeking out all the traditional, and even the non-traditional holiday items we all see this time of year. You’ll get points for each item you find. The goal is to capture as many items as you can in order to score as many points as possible. Along the way you’ll be asked to perform silly holiday themed tasks meant to bring laughter and smiles to everyone involved. Come play with us. Young or old, this is a scavenger hunt for everyone that enjoys this time of year. Holly Jolly Hunt is back for 2019 and we promise you will create holiday memories that you will not forget!
The Crusaders for Civil Rights -The Church, The Children and The Community Birmingham, AL Tour is an historical American story many will never forget. This tour tells the story of the evangelistic support in Birmingham of the crusade for Love the greatest commandment. We will explore the crusade of the brave children who marched for all our future and the involvement of the business community that culminated to the passing of 1964 Civil Rights Act. There are stories and activities that would make you want to cry and others that would make you laugh as our country continues to heal together.
Using your smartphone, you'll be given an app to download and a starting location. Once you arrive at the starting location, you'll send a text to check in and get your game setup on the app. From your starting location, also known as your Home Base, the app will lead you from checkpoint to checkpoint around the city to collect clues and solve puzzles. Once you've completed all 3 quests, you'll come back to your Home Base and solve a final puzzle. The objective is to have fun, score the most points, and correctly solve the final puzzle! You are not alone. You will have a remote guide that is just a call or text away that can help throughout your adventure!
Using your smartphone, you'll be given an app to download and a starting location. Once you arrive at the starting location, you'll send a text to check in and get your game setup on the app. From your starting location, also known as your Home Base, the app will lead you from checkpoint to checkpoint around the city to answer questions and complete the wacky tasks. Once you've completed all of the checkpoints, you'll come back to your Home Base to finish. The objective is to have fun, be wacky, and enjoy the company of whoever you're playing with! You are not alone. You will have a remote guide that is just a call or text away that can help throughout your adventure!
The only tour showing off some of our unique small shops. Birmingham has a fascinating collection of stores that can only be found here.This is a fantastic way to spend time in the city, shopping and learning a bit about the history of our town, with bits and pieces from our other tours.
Zombie Scavengers tests your ability to survive after a Zombie Apocalypse. The game leads you through the city, where you will have 60 minutes to collect survival items for your colony.The Setting:Small colonies of the living are doing all they can to survive. You and your team have been tasked with scavenging for survival supplies for your colony. You’ll only have 60 minutes to figure out which items you'll need and find as many items on the list as you can. Your Mission: With 1 hour and your team of up to 10 people, you will use your smartphone to search the area for much needed food, supplies, and shelter. Along the way, you will be asked to do some challenges or answer some trivia questions. The goal is to score at least 4000 points in 1 hour in order to survive the zombie apocalypse!PS. Our game is family friendly, no actual zombies are involved in the scavenger hunt.
Let’s Roam is the #1 app-led scavenger hunt company. Walk to all the best landmarks and hidden gems, answering trivia questions and solving challenges. Work with your team or compete against them, as you learn new facts and create memorable experiences. Let’s Roam Scavenger Hunts are great as an everyday activity, or for bachelorette parties, birthday parties, corporate team building events and more! Each player chooses an interactive role, with challenges varying by person.