Unique Philadelphia Tours

Unique Philadelphia ToursSee the City of Brotherly Love and the Birthplace of America in a whole new light after you explore Philadelphia on one of these unique tours. Take in the breathtaking beauty of the city’s architecture and delve into both the city and nation’s past. Visit all the sightseeing musts, as well as a few hidden treasures, by whichever means of transport you prefer (foot, trolley, bus, Segway or even horse and carriage).

DeTours Touring
Glide, ride or stride as you see the city with DeTours Touring. Choose from Segway, bicycling and running tours available at various times throughout the day. Once you’ve picked your method, follow your tour guide as you travel through the Olde City neighborhood. You’ll pass by favorite landmarks like the Museum of Art, Love Park and the Liberty Bell, with time to stop and pose for pictures.

Address: 22 N 3rd St., Philadelphia, PA 19106 - MAP
Phone: (267) 324-5408
Web: www.detourstouring.com

I Glide
Explore the city via Segway with I Glide. This popular Segway touring company takes guests around the Art Museum area and down the Schuylkill River trail. Knowledgeable tour guides share the history of the city and the area as you glide down the sidewalks.

Address: 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130 - MAP
Phone: (215) 735-1700
Web: www.iglidetours.com

Philadelphia Urban Adventures
Philly is known for its friendly residents and Philadelphia Urban Adventures works hard to welcome guests and provide a memorable experience. The knowledgeable and energetic team offers a variety of different tours that showcase the many aspects of Philadelphia: the deep-rooted history, the awe-inspiring public art, the influential culture and architecture, the open-air marketplaces and more.

Address: 916 Waverly St., Philadelphia, PA 19147 - MAP
Phone: (215) 280-3746
Web: www.philadelphiaurbanadventures.com

Big Bus Tours
Ride in style with Big Bus Tours. These authentic London double-deckers allow you to experience the history and beauty of Philadelphia while enjoying the lovely weather. Take in the spectacular views as a trained guide shares stories and fun facts about the city with the group. With 20 stops during the tour, there is plenty of time for you to get out and explore further.

Address: 1350 Schuylkill Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19146 - MAP
Phone: (215) 389-8687
Web: www.bigbustours.com

City Food Tours
Let your stomach be your guide. City Food Tours walks you through some of the tastiest places in the city on a food-filled adventure. A genuinely friendly food expert who knows all the best places to stop for a bite in the city leads your decadently delicious entertainment. Join a daily public tour, reserve your place for a specialized tour or plan your own private tour.

Address: 1518 Walnut St., Ste 1702, Philadelphia, PA 19102 - MAP
Phone: (215) 546-1234
Web: www.cityfoodtours.com

Tippler’s Tour
Raise a glass to Tippler’s Tour. This adult only tour is held at 5:30PM on Thursdays from April until December during which participants can enjoy a selection of local brews as they learn about the city’s history. This Historic Pub Crawl creates a setting of 1777 and teaches guests about the tribulations of being a British soldier in Philadelphia, the taverns of the day and a few other fun tidbits. Cheers!

Address: 115 S 3rd St., Philadelphia, PA 19106 - MAP
Phone: (215) 629-4026
Web: www.historicphiladelphia.org

City Running Tours
Looking for the best place in the city to do your morning run? Join City Running Tours to combine exercise and guided sightseeing into one neat package. Build your own personalized tour or join in a group running tour. Guides can meet you in whichever location you wish to explore, run at your pace and carry a camera if you want to take pictures. Packages begin at $60 per person for 6 miles.

Address: Philadelphia, PA 19103 - MAP
Phone: (877) 415-0058
Web: www.cityrunningtours.com

Philadelphia Trolley Works & 76 Carriage Company
Philadelphia’s premier tour company offers a variety of ways to see the city. Philadelphia Trolley Works & 76 Carriage Company has several packages to choose from. Once you have decided on your mode of transport—trolley, double-decker bus, carriage or foot—and your location—Olde City, Market Street, the Eastern State Penitentiary and more—you are ready to begin.

Address: 1350 Schuylkill Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19146 - MAP
Phone: (215) 389-8687
Web: www.phillytour.com