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Philadelphia Urban Adventures: Tours & Tickets

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Philadelphia Urban Adventures offers unique and authentic day tours around Philadelphia. They range from 2 hour to 1 day adventures and uncover back streets, hidden gems, and fascinating sights. Step into the lives of locals, find out what makes the...more
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229 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1974
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Overall, it was an enjoyable experience with Marianne, our tour guide. I liked how she told the stories behind the places we visited.One of the highlights for me was the visit to Christ Church where we met Michelle. Michelle did an excellent job of narrating...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I did the tour with Evan Hertzog. We were just us, the guide and me. She is an excellent guide! I really enjoyed the tour!!! I definitely recommend it😍

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Reviewed yesterday

We greatly enjoyed this walking tour. We learned so much in just two hours! Our tour guide, Nate, was very knowledgeable and a joy to chat with over a beer at the end of the tour. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank ahkozisek
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our guide Chuck was great. There were only 5 of us on the tour. The mosaics were unique and definitely worth seeing. The market was interesting and the tastes were just enough. Chuck threw in enough information about the area that there was also a...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Dick F. was very knowledgeable and interesting. The tour covered many sites. I would recommend it for anyone visiting Philadelphia for the first time for a good overview of what the city is all about. The lobby of the Curtis building was interesting. We have...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 650fredf
Lee D, Guest Relations Manager at Philadelphia Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We're really excited to hear you've been travelling with the UA network and that you had such an interesting time out in the historid district with Dick. Thanks so much for your Founding Fathers walking tour review, and we hope you'll reach out for recommendations...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We loved our tour and enjoyed hearing all of the history! Our ten year old is studying government and also enjoyed listening and we definitely loved Christ’s Church and the surprise extra guide.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank mmgervais1234
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We loved our Italian market tour. Chuck was super informative and gave lots of wonderful recommendations. Loved hearing the history and tasting the flavors of the Italian Market. I highly recommend booking this tour with Chuck.

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Lee D, Guest Relations Manager at Philadelphia Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

That's so wonderful to hear. Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your excellent Iconic 9th Street Italian Market experience with the inimitable Chuck, and we recommend checking out our tours in other UA cities!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our tour guide, Adam was amazing! He was extremely knowledgeable about all things history, but also knew so much about the city as well. We learned so much about this city, and several of us have lived here before. The facts about Betsy Ross and...More

Thank Amy K
Lee D, Guest Relations Manager at Philadelphia Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for giving some love to our Philadelphia Craft Beer, Bars and Brewing History tour with Adam! We're glad you chose the combo -- such a worthwhile way to spend an afternoon in Philly. Let us know where you're headed next, and we'll be happy...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Went on this tour with my wife when visiting Philadelphia and thoroughly enjoyed it. Our tour guide Nicole was a local and was obviously very proud of her city and did an excellent job showing us this area of the city. We also extended our...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank FergusS_12
Lee D, Guest Relations Manager at Philadelphia Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Nice choice! We love our South Philly Culture Tour and love showing off our partner, the Magic Gardens. Glad Nicole could show you the secrets of the market, and we hope you'll keep travelling with our excellent network of tours and guides!

Reviewed 6 days ago

Rick Heimann did a fantastic job and provided all the details - and kindled our interest in terms of asking us to visit the liberty bell excursion, the Benjamin Franklin museums and other museum. Thoroughly enjoyed it - and would recommend for folks to have...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank savybanit
Lee D, Guest Relations Manager at Philadelphia Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Cheers for your review of Rick's Founding Fathers walking tour! There's so much to delve into in this city, and we hope you'll be back for our new food tour or maybe some more history on our South Philly Culture Tour or Craft Beer, Bars...More

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Susan P
27 September 2019|
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Response from gzamora128 | Reviewed this property |
They have language specific guides
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thejiggse
2 December 2016|
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Response from PHLUA | Property representative |
We do! Our tours operate rain or shine, so make sure you have good rain gear, umbrella, etc. to stay as dry as possible. Also, our guides are great at making the tour flexible based on the conditions, including adding more... More
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vicnval
27 January 2015|
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Response from PHLUA | Property representative |
Thank you so much for your interest in our tours! The Urban Adventures tours are all walking tours, and some with public transit included with a guide. Cost per person varies - We offer 5 tours ranging from $25 to $39 per... More
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