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Urban Adventures of Philadelphia

Daily walking tours of Philadelphia

The famous Reading Terminal Market

The famous Reading Terminal Market Credit: G. Widman for GPTMC


Urban Adventures provides daily walking tours of Philadelphia and its neighborhoods, giving visitors an authentic experience that they will remember for years!

Choose from several different sightseeing tours of the city and enjoy a few hours, half a day or a full day with a friendly, personable and knowledgeable guide and take home some of the stories, smells, tastes and sounds of Philadelphia.

Essence of South Philly
Be tempted by delicious treats at a Jewish delicatessen, step into history books at Pennsylvania’s oldest church, wander through charming streets infused with an Italian heritage, enjoy lunch at a world-renowned market, marvel at intricate mosaic art and soak up bohemian vibes on South Street while exploring one Philadelphia’s most diverse neighborhoods.

River to River
Experience Philadelphia’s highlights from river to river. Start in its historic heart and visit many of its famous sights followed by a bus ride along the Avenue of the Arts and lunch at Reading Terminal Market. The tour continues past City Hall, through the museum district on Benjamin Franklin Parkway, to the Schuylkill River boathouses and finishes in magnificent Rittenhouse Square.

Historic District & Society Hill
Take in must-see sights like Independence Hall and Liberty Bell, wander through Washington Square, soak up the beauty of Society Hill, hear historic stories at Pennsylvania Hospital and Mother Bethel Church, sip soda in the place it was invented and try the ale the City Tavern.

9th Street Italian Market
Wander through the famous 9th Street Italian Market and meet local store owners and workers. Discover the history of the markets while getting your fill with tasty food samples from the many ethnic food stores that call the market home; and of course, get in touch with your inner food critic while chomping down on a Philly Cheese Steak.

Philly On Tap
Enjoy a taste of Philadelphia’s finest local beers in the city’s most unique, friendly, and eclectic watering holes. Experience a diverse and exciting group of bars while learning about and tasting the best of Philadelphia’s craft beers, regional breweries, and micro brews. A beer at each stop is included in your happy hour adventure, as well as a snack or two along the way.

To purchase tickets and for more tour information and schedules, visit Urban Adventures’ official site.

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