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Philadelphia Horse Drawn Carriage Tour

Philadelphia Horse Drawn Carriage Tour

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Journey back in time on a guided, 1-hour carriage ride through the tree-lined streets of historic Philadelphia. Visit Philly’s Independence National Historical Park, Society Hill and Old City. This leisurely ride features famous locations like the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, the Betsy Ross House, Elfreth Alley, and much more.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$136.00
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$136.00
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Taste of the Italian Market Tour

Taste of the Italian Market Tour

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Few Philadelphia neighborhoods can rival the Italian Market when it comes to culinary heritage—and on this small-group tour, visit a number of the area’s most delicious highlights. In the company of your chef guide, venture to a beloved local cheese shop, a Mexican tortilla maker, a classic South Philadelphia pizzeria, and more, enjoying generous samples and shopping discounts along the way.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.00
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$69.00
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Badass Women's History Tour of Philadelphia

Badass Women's History Tour of Philadelphia

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Focus on the female history-makers of Philadelphia on this history tour. With a small group of just 10 people or fewer, stroll through historic Philadelphia and learn about female pioneers in medicine, politics, and other change-makers. A small group means you'll have plenty of time to ask questions and you'll enjoy personalized attention.
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  • 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$40.00
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$40.00
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Historic Tour of Philadelphia in English or German

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Historic Tour of Philadelphia in English or German

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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 the option of adding on a driving tour for an additional cost.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$165.75
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$195.00
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$165.75
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$195.00
$29.25 savings
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Philly By Night Double Decker Bus Tour

Philly By Night Double Decker Bus Tour

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Get a new perspective on the City of Brotherly Love with this nighttime sightseeing 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.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.27
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$36.27

Beyond the [Liberty] Bell History Tour

Beyond the [Liberty] Bell History Tour

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Availability: Groups of 4 or fewer must book 5 spots to secure your tour. Description: Hit all the main sites in historic Old City and Independence Park, but hear it all from the perspectives often left out of mainstream tourism. If you have any questions or would like to request a private tour - feel free to reach out! We accommodate time requests, content requests and private parties with special pricing.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$40.00
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$40.00
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See My Philadelphia

See My Philadelphia

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I have been giving private tours for nine years and will customize the tour to fit your time and the attractions that you want to see. OR I can figure it all out! Stay in Philadelphia or explore the surrounding counties. Your friend in Philly. Seniors our specialty!! 80 five star reviews on Trip Advisor says you are making the right choice! As of July 1, 2020, I have an audio system that allows us to maintain "social distancing", and yet you hear me loudly and clearly!!
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  • 2 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$240.00
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$240.00
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Hamilton-The Tour where it Happens!

Hamilton-The Tour where it Happens!

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Starting at Independence Hall, we will discuss the life and times of Alexander Hamilton. We will visit the President's House, the portrait gallery in the Second Bank of the United States, Franklin Court, where Hamilton and Maria Reynolds lived, the First Bank of the United States, Dolly Madison's house, and Christ Church.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$250.00
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$250.00
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Half Day Private Philadelphia Driving Tour

Half Day Private Philadelphia Driving Tour

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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.
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  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$421.34
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$421.34
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South Philly Italian Family Dinner Tour

South Philly Italian Family Dinner Tour

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Experience an authentic Sunday dinner of classic Italian-American fare on a 2,5-hour tour of South Philadelphia’s Italian Market. Your chef-guide starts by sharing delicious cheeses, prosciutto, and olives; followed by spaghetti with gravy, and short rib braciole. Save room for a dessert of cannoli made by a venerable family-owned bakery, and finish off your meal with an espresso made by an expert barista.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$79.00
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$79.00
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Private Full Day City of Philadelphia Driving Tour

Private Full Day City of Philadelphia Driving Tour

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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.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$677.34
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$677.34
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Philly Foodie

Philly Foodie

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A huge part of Philadelphia is the food and places associated with it. This tour focuses on both the iconic and locally known dishes that make Philly a foodie hotspot. Come hungry because over the course of this brief tour we will start with cheesesteaks and move across the spectrum of local dishes and drinks. Don't expect touristy eating establishments. Only locals come to these hangouts!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$141.67
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$141.67
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Brandywine Valley Tour with Private Driver

Brandywine Valley Tour with Private Driver

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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.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$581.34
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$581.34
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Private Philadelphia French/English Historical and Architectural Walking Tour

Private Philadelphia French/English Historical and Architectural Walking Tour

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This private and customizable tour (length/price, interests) for all ages is a great introduction and overview to Philadelphia’s history and culture. • We highlight iconic and historical sites such as Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell as well as picturesque streets and alleys in residential neighborhoods • We discuss a huge array of buildings from the Colonial to the Victorian eras, plus American skyscrapers and modernist buildings. • You will some of the city’s 4000 murals (street art) – the most of any city in the world, the largest municipal building in the world and the colorful Reading Terminal Market, home to several Amish businesses. It is the perfect place for a meal or a snack (not included). A hotel pick up and drop-off, if your hotel is located in the city center, can also be scheduled.
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  • 2 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$300.00
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$300.00
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Private Rocky Movie Locations Tour

Private Rocky Movie Locations Tour

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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.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$421.34
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$421.34
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Philadelphia to Valley Forge Park, Private 4 or 6 Hour Tour

Philadelphia to Valley Forge Park, Private 4 or 6 Hour Tour

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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.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$442.67
per group
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$442.67
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Philadelphia Highlights Private Driving Tour

Philadelphia Highlights Private Driving Tour

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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.
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  • 1 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$293.34
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$293.34
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Philadelphia's Lost Waterfront: Explore the historic city on an audio tour

Philadelphia's Lost Waterfront: Explore the historic city on an audio tour

This self-guided audio tour explores the north-central Philadelphia waterfront, focusing on what remains of this historic locale after the installation of Interstate I-95 in the 1970s, and relating (among other things) how early Quaker settlers lived in caves along the waterfront. Keep in mind that this area was where wheeling and dealing went on to encourage local, regional and national enterprise. It was where early American capitalists made their fortunes. It was where the individual American colonies were crafted into a nation. And it was also where terrible urban contagions began. Your guide is historian, writer and tour guide Harry Kyriakodis. He has what is likely the largest private collection of books about the City of Brotherly Love: about 2700 titles, new and old. He's also a founding/certified member of the Association of Philadelphia Tour Guides and has lived at Pier 3 Condominium at Penn’s Landing since 1997.
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  • 40 minutes to 1 hour
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$5.00
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$5.00

Private Driving Tour of Lancaster and Amish Country

Private Driving Tour of Lancaster and Amish Country

Travel along winding country roads from Philadelphia to Lancaster County and Amish country, learning about the history, ideals, and culture of the Amish and Mennonite people on this private driving tour. 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.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$602.67
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$602.67
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Private Tour: Secret Food Tours Philadelphia

Private Tour: Secret Food Tours Philadelphia

As local Philadelphians, we are extremely passionate about our local food, our city, and its extensive history. Philly is known for many things: our famous sports teams; important historical figures; the Rocky stairs; and, of course, our iconic foods. When you book this tour, you'll get to try delicious dishes that the locals know and love, and sample colonial era recipes enjoyed by the signers of the Declaration of Independence. Plus we'll show you how to find the best shops and restaurants, and provide other great tips to make your experience truly memorable. As always, there's our Secret Dish, which will only be revealed on the tour. As a private tour, everything works around you! Our start times are much more easy going, dates can open up. It's a much more intimate and cozy experience. No need to shout over other tourists, you will have every question answered, and leave feeling like a native yourself!
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  • 3 hours
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$89.70
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$89.70

Discovering Colonial Philadelphia to now Walking Tour

Discovering Colonial Philadelphia to now Walking Tour

Benefit from a walking tour led by a private guide for an in-depth look at Philadelphia’s colonial heritage and architecture. View a number of architectural styles and buildings that date to the city’s founding, and hear about America’s history and Founding Fathers as well. Stroll through Elfreth's Alley and the Old City, and stop to view landmarks such as Christ Church and the Ghost House at Franklin Court.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$250.00
per group
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$250.00
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Philly Basics

Philly Basics

There is a lot more to Philadelphia than Ben Franklin, cheesesteaks, and the Liberty Bell. Philly is a living history lesson filled with stories, conflicts, food, and defiance. IT'S THE BEGINNING OF AMERICA. The Declaration of Independence from the Crown. The first capital of the United States. The first protest for the abolition of slavery. Home of the first to knock out Mohammad Ali. That is what exists in the city of Brotherly Love. If coming to Philadelphia, whether it is a long layover, weekend getaway, or your a Sunday Historian; booking a tour with me is not simply learning a few facts but your first step in becoming a Philadelphian. This is your introduction. From Betsy Ross' House to the churches of Fishtown and onward to the Calle de Oro. You will see it all. I look forward to being your guide. Aww Right! (Philadelphian for Ok. )
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$141.67
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$141.67
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Philadelphia Architecture: Discover Every American Style on a GPS Audio Tour

Philadelphia Architecture: Discover Every American Style on a GPS Audio Tour

Join me on a self-guided GPS audio tour that’ll open your eyes to the full range of Philadelphia’s architecture, spanning every American style from the 1850s to the present. One of the richest periods artistically, it was also one of the wealthiest. Mark Twain called these years the “Gilded Age” because America’s economy boomed and vast fortunes were rapidly made. Gilded Age styles like Second Empire Baroque, High Victorian Gothic and Romanesque all compete for your attention on this tour. The styles they gave way to as we entered the 20th century are eye catching too, like Beaux Arts, Art Deco, and International Style. Then from the 1970s we enter the Postmodern era, where almost anything goes architecturally – and that’s where we still find ourselves today. Along the way, I’ll tell you plenty of interesting but not strictly architectural stories about Philadelphia and its buildings too.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
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$6.99
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The best of Philadelphia walking tour

The best of Philadelphia walking tour

Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. Did you know that The Philadelphia Zoo is the oldest zoo in America. It was chartered in 1859 and raised public and private funds to create the non-profit? In 1988, Philadelphia’s home football team, the Eagles, helped to create the largest sandwich that was, shocker, the length of a football field. You will have a chance to explore the city, while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Philadelphia’s city motto is “Philadelphia maneto” meaning, let brotherly love endure. You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings and corners of Philadelphia. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$491.61
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