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icon2 hours  (approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds

Overview

Learn about Amish culture in Pennsylvania's Lancaster County on this tour and dining experience. You'll explore the countryside to see historical landmarks and then meet a local Amish family for a sit-down home-cooked meal, where you'll have the chance to observe their way of life on a farm. The tour is designed by a local resident who grew up as a Mennonite outside Strasburg, PA, and whose father was born Amish. Times and dates may be subject to change due to scheduling with the families.
  • Immerse yourself in the Amish culture of Lancaster County
  • Gain insight into the region and its history from a guide
  • Short tour doesn't take up too much of your day
  • Small group provides a more personalized experience
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Discover Lancaster , 501 Greenfield Rd, Lancaster, PA 17601, USA

Parking lot of the Visitors Center, centrally located (Discover Lancaster). We will transport our guests in our 14 passenger, loKal Experiences van.

12:00 PM
This activity will end right where it started.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
  • OPERATED BY loKal Experiences
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

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The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Authentic Tour & Meal with an Amish Family!?
A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
See all safety measures taken by Authentic Tour & Meal with an Amish Family!.
Q:
What is the policy on sanitization during Authentic Tour & Meal with an Amish Family!?
A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
See all safety measures taken by Authentic Tour & Meal with an Amish Family!.
Q:
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Authentic Tour & Meal with an Amish Family!?
A:The policy on staff health & safety is:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
See all safety measures taken by Authentic Tour & Meal with an Amish Family!.

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Amazing
Desiree_H
, May 2022
Amazing time and learned so much!!! Our tour guide Mike was very knowledgeable and went above and beyond for us when we were running behind due to being stuck in our hotel parking lot due to construction truck... Aaron and Barbie were our host and they were awesome and friendly people... The food was out of this world!!! Highly recommend!!!
icon Response from Host , May 2022
That's great to hear. We appreciate the review and will pass on your positive comments to our fantastic Amish hosts!
star-5
Delish meal with a nice family on a sunny day
Yuliya_S
, May 2022
This was truly one of the nicest experiences I’ve had! Starting with the tour, our guide Mike was very knowledgeable and open to answer all and any questions we had for him. He offered lots of interesting information about the many aspects of the Amish history, community and lifestyle. Thank you Mike! Once we were done with the tour, we arrived to our destination and met by a very welcoming Amish family and their cute dog. The house is beautiful and sunny which added to the already friendly atmosphere. The meal served was delicious consisting of potatoes, meat loaf, sting beans and candied beets. Followed by dessert which like the meal was delicious. It was a pleasure to talk to the host’s two daughters Ana and Marian, they were very lively and open. They introduced us to their animals and answered more questions about school, friends and ways they spend their free time. Although I felt a bit shy, the family’s casual and friendly energy really helped to soften the vibe and make us feel comfortable. Overall this was great and I will definitely be back for another tour and family visit.. so If you’re having doubts about booking this trip..don’t think twice, you will not regret it!
icon Response from Host , May 2022
Wow! Thanks for the great, comprehensive review. We appreciate you taking the time and effort. You were a great guest too. You asked lots of pertinent questions and were very engaging and delightful. We would love to have you back again!
star-5
Heartwarming Experience!
Scarleth_V
, Apr 2022
This was one of the best experiences my husband and I had in Lancaster. Mike, our tour guide, was very knowledgeable about the Amish families in the area. On our way to the Amish home, he shared information about their way of life and history and answer many questions in a very honest and respectful way. The Amish hosting family was amazing. They let us feel like they were hosting friends and shared with us a bountiful home cooked meal. They cooked mash potatoes, beef, chicken, carrots. The dessert was some sort of chocolate cake with local made ice cream. Yummy! We also enjoyed watching their two little boys helping mom with serving the table and later playing around. The conversation with the Amish family was very casual and pleasant. What an enriching experience! This is a must do tour in Lancaster.
icon Response from Host , Apr 2022
That's awesome to hear! We are so glad you enjoyed the experience and were able to appreciate our fantastic Amish hosts. We, in turn, appreciate you taking the tour and taking the time to write such a positive and comprehensive review. Hope to see you again sometime!
star-5
Great afternoon in Lancaster.
Marquess_W
, Apr 2022
One of our best experiences in the Lancaster area over many years in visiting. The guide was very knowledgeable and shared many facts and stories about the area. The host Amish family could not have been more friendly. They welcomed us into their home and served a most delicious meal.
icon Response from Host , Apr 2022
Thanks for the great review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed the experience and appreciated the expertise of our guide and the openness of our host family.
star-5
Very pleasant .
Joseph_D
, Apr 2022
Tour guide was very knowledgeable. The farm had great food and very nice people would go again. Everyone with us loved the tour .very pleasant .
icon Response from Host , Apr 2022
Thanks for the review. We're happy to hear you enjoyed the experience.
star-5
The Amish Experience!
Michelle_D
, Apr 2022
The lunch 🥗 at the Amish home was beyond amazing! They were so warm and loving. A beautiful experience!
icon Response from Host , Apr 2022
We're so happy to hear you enjoyed the experience and appreciate you taking the time to review. We will be sure to pass your comments along to our Amish host.
star-5
Great experience for...
Kamie_S
, Mar 2022
Great experience for everyone. Loved the guide, host, and food!!! The host family was amazing. Mike was extremely knowledgeable
icon Response from Host , Mar 2022
Thanks Kamie. It was our pleasure. I appreciate the review, and I will be sure to pass your positive comments on to our host family.
star-5
Authentic Amish experience
Marina_H
, Feb 2022
Meeting the Amish family The lunch was fantastic Knowledge of Amish way of life. All in all it was fantastic
icon Response from Host , Feb 2022
Thanks Marina. We appreciate the review and will be sure to pass along your kind words to our Amish hosts as well. Please come again.
star-5
Nice trip to an Amish family
Na_Y
, Nov 2021
Good experience to getting to know more about Amish life. The host was kind and talking appropriately.
icon Response from Host , Dec 2021
Glad to hear you enjoyed it. Thanks for taking the time to review.
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Fantastic Opportunity!
Pat_D
, Nov 2021
This was a fantastic opportunity to be in an Amish home and visit with Amish people! It is not to be missed!
icon Response from Host , Dec 2021
We loved having you! Thanks for the review.

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