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So I was a VIP on this tour. Annett led the tour and her colleague came along to experience it and he also gave me tidbits of history (he runs the history tour). This tours taught me so much about the South Italian market, the history of the area and the wider history of Philly, the history of the art and the politics of the area. It was so much that I would not have been able to discover by myself in the time. My eyes were also opened up to some of the more unusual things that are eaten in Philly, yes I'm talking about chocolate / peanut butter bacon. It tasted so right but I knew it was so wrong!! We also tried sooooo many other treats and snacks which would have cost me a fortune had I ventured solo or would not have been privy to (the caviar was a welcome and luxurious treat). Annett was also such a saint as it rained and she shared her umbrella with me ;) Definitely a tour I'd recommend to do in Philly

thought Nate was an excellent tour guide. I was very disappointed that we could not gain entry to Independence Hall, the Betsy Ross House and the Ben Franklin house. I had called your customer service to inquire if the entrance fees were paid on our behalf . The advertising Iis very ambiguous stating that " ALL of the buildings are included " or something to that effect . The customer service rep was really hesitant in his reply but assured me that we could go into all of the buildings. Well, technically yes, if you pay a separate fee. I would suggest you clarify your advertising to indicate that only "Free of Charge" buildings will be available for entrance on this tour. I will be notifying Trip Advisor of my observations.

Philadelphia: Founding Fathers Historical Walking Tour Reviewed by Anonymous, 03/08/2020

Our guide, Katie, was hilarious and one of a kind. Even in the freezing weather, her ability to retain so many facts & still relay them with her own personal flair warmed us up! This sightseeing busy was a very convenient way to get around the city’s landmarks and efficient way to explore them. Just be careful and beware the traffic in the later afternoon!

New York to Philadelphia Day Trip by Rail Reviewed by Anonymous, 02/17/2020

I purchased the two day pass and used every minute of each day. As an extra, I heard two different guides and learned different things. One day, I took it out to the zoo (which was fabulous) and since it was during a slow time, the guide suggested texting him when I was ready to return. He was most helpful and conscientious.

Philadelphia: Double-Decker Sightseeing Bus Tour Reviewed by Patricia, 01/14/2020

It was just myself and Adam so I got an amazing 2 hours with a top class guide who explained the History of America and its founding is a phenomenal way. Book this tour and get Adam. He is a brilliant guide and person. It’s a pleasure to meet people who are great at their craft