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Founding Fathers Tour of Philadelphia

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Founding Fathers Tour of Philadelphia

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Experience the history of the United States on this guided small-group walking tour around Philadelphia, the birthplace of freedom in America. See Independence Hall, where the Founding Fathers signed the Declaration of Independence (this tour does not enter Independence Hall). Learn about Pennsylvania’s founder, William Penn, and see where George Washington, the first President of the United States, lived. Then check out the galleries and eateries in Old City Philadelphia, America's most historic square mile, followed by a cold beverage at a local establishment.
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  • 2 hours
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The Constitutional Walking Tour of Philadelphia

The Constitutional Walking Tour of Philadelphia

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Discover the birthplace of America on this guided walking tour through the country’s most historic area in Philadelphia. Get a behind-the-scenes look at the Independence National Historical Park and more than 20 other historic sites on this 1.25-mile trek, including the National Constitution Center, Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell Center, and many more.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
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Old City Historic Walking Tour in Philadelphia

Old City Historic Walking Tour in Philadelphia

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Walk in the footsteps of America's founding fathers on this walking tour of Philadelphia's Old City. Visit important landmarks such as Christ Church, the Ben Franklin Post Office, Carpenters' Hall, and Independence Hall as your guide narrates local history.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Philadelphia Historical Independence Walking Tour

Philadelphia Historical Independence Walking Tour

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Philadelphia is the birthplace of American democracy — and rich in American history. Discover the historical sites in Philadelphia on this expert-guided, 75-minute walking tour. See where George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin lived and worked. Stop at some of the city’s most iconic landmark locations, like Independence Hall. Visit the Betsy Ross House, where the seamstress is said to have sewn the first American Flag; plus Congress Hall, the original Supreme Court building, the Library Company of Philadelphia, Franklin Court at the Independence National Historical Park and more.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Hop On Hop Off Double Decker Bus Tour of Philadelphia

Hop On Hop Off Double Decker Bus Tour of Philadelphia

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Philadelphia has it all, from major historical sites to art museums and pop culture landmarks. Optimize your sightseeing experience with a hop-on hop-off bus tour that lets you see all of the City of Brotherly Love’s most famous attractions while getting off to explore on foot as much as you wish.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Philadelphia Hop-On Hop-Off City Tour

Philadelphia Hop-On Hop-Off City Tour

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Explore the best that Philadelphia has to offer on this hop-on hop-off tour of the city. Visit Philadelphia’s top attractions—like the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall—on a full loop. Select from a 1-, 2-, or 3-day pass. Board at any of the stops and get to know the city in custom fashion, with live commentary. A route map and courtesy shuttle from Center City hotels are included.
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  • 2 hours
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Philadelphia Segway Tour

Philadelphia Segway Tour

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Experience Philadelphia like never before on this educational and entertaining guided small-group Segway tour. Learn about Philadelphia’s important history and visit popular locations like Penn’s Landing, the Historic District, the Italian Market, Benjamin Franklin Parkway and Society Hill on a 5- or 10-mile loop around Center City. Guided Segway training and photos from the tour are included. Dress in weather-appropriate clothes with flat, closed-toed shoes.
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  • 2 hours
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Dark Philly Adult Night Tour

Dark Philly Adult Night Tour

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See the dark side of Philly during this adult night tour developed by a local university professor. Not for the faint of heart, this tour uncovers Philadelphia’s R-rated sites and stories, from vampires, pirate ghost ships, and haunted attractions to torture, executions, and the red light district. You'll also visit historical attractions and see the sights illuminated at night. This tour is not suitable for children.
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  • 1 hour 45 minutes
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Revolution and the Founders: History Tour of Philadelphia

Revolution and the Founders: History Tour of Philadelphia

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Discover the history and flavors of Philadelphia on a walking tour. Follow your guide to the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, and other noteworthy sights in the Birthplace of Independence. Get to see some of the favorite haunts of the country’s founding fathers and other influential Americans.
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  • 1 hour 50 minutes
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BYOB Historically Hilarious Trolley Tour of Philadelphia

BYOB Historically Hilarious Trolley Tour of Philadelphia

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See Philadelphia’s historic landmarks and sites while sipping your own beer or wine and hearing little-known facts from a guide. This sightseeing tour by trolley takes the stress off finding a designated driver for exploring as you see tops sights such City Hall, Love Park, Boathouse Row, the Liberty Bell, Betsy Ross’ House, and the Declaration House. Drinks are BYOB.
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  • 2 hours
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Philly By Night Double Decker Bus Tour

Philly By Night Double Decker Bus Tour

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Get a new perspective on the City of Brotherly Love with this nighttime sightseeing tour. Climb on board a double-decker bus and explore the best that Philadelphia has to offer. Visit 27 of Philly’s top attractions — like the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, Penn’s Landing and the Rocky Steps at the entrance to the Philadelphia Museum of Art — on a 90-minute loop around this historic city.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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South Philly Markets, Mosaics, and Magic Experience

South Philly Markets, Mosaics, and Magic Experience

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Take in the cultural diversity of South Philadelphia on this guided tour through its historic neighborhoods. See the art of Isaiah Zagar, a local mosaic mural artist, whose work is on display throughout the city, including Magic Gardens (admission included). Visit the 9th Street Italian Market, America’s oldest outdoor market, and sample some food. Throughout your tour, you'll pop on and off of South Street, with its eclectic blend of shops, bars, and eateries. There’s something for everyone in South Philly.
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  • 3 hours
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Ghost Tour of Philadelphia by Candlelight

Ghost Tour of Philadelphia by Candlelight

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Philadelphia is one of the country’s oldest cities—and its centuries of history also include plenty of ghost tales, spooky stories, and other macabre myths and legends. Meet your costumed guide in Center City, and explore Philadelphia’s historical landmarks after dark. You’ll see the highlights of Old City, Society Hill, and Independence National Historical Park, and will also hear tales of hidden burial grounds, haunted houses, and other dark secrets.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
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Flavors of Philly Food Tour
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Flavors of Philly Food Tour

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Bypass the overpriced tourist restaurants with lackluster food and eat your way through Philadelphia like a local on a 2.5-hour culinary walking tour. Follow your guide to the heart of the city and visit five distinctive eateries to sample iconic Philly favorites, such as cheesesteak, tomato pie, and soft pretzels. Make sure to save room for not one but two desserts at the Reading Terminal Market.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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Haunted Philadelphia: Spirits of '76 Ghost Tour
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Haunted Philadelphia: Spirits of '76 Ghost Tour

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Dare to visit more than 20 of Philadelphia’s scariest sites on this ghoulish 75-minute, outdoor walking adventure. From the legendary ghosts of Independence Hall to the paranormal on Pine Street, this Spirits of ’76 Ghost Tour explores Philadelphia’s haunted facts and folklore. Experience the city’s monuments by moonlight and listen to spooky stories. Travel the cobblestone streets of Old City and see famous film locations from big screen thrillers ‘The Sixth Sense’ and ‘National Treasure.’
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Double Decker Hop-On Hop-Off City Sightseeing Philadelphia (1, 2, or 3-Day)

Double Decker Hop-On Hop-Off City Sightseeing Philadelphia (1, 2, or 3-Day)

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Explore the best that Philadelphia has to offer on this hop-on hop-off tour of the city. Visit 27 of Philadelphia’s top attractions — like the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall and the United States Mint — on a 90-minute loop in an open-top, double-decker bus. Select a single or multi-day pass, then board at any of the 27 stops and get to know the city in custom fashion, with live onboard narration. Learn about the history and heritage of one of America's oldest cities.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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City Sightseeing Philadelphia Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

City Sightseeing Philadelphia Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

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With several stops and two routes on this City Sightseeing tour of Philadelphia, you won’t run out of things to see or do. Once you board the open-top, double-decker bus, you can stay on for the entire route narrated by a guide, or disembark at any of the hop-on hop-off stops for sightseeing along the way. Select a 1-, 2-, or 3-day pass and see attractions such as the Liberty Bell, Philadelphia Zoo, and Betsy Ross House. Customize your own itinerary and set your own pace in the City of Brotherly Love.
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  • 1 hour
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Museum of the American Revolution Admission Ticket with Audio Guided Option

Museum of the American Revolution Admission Ticket with Audio Guided Option

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Explore Philadelphia’s deep historic roots and the birth of the United States at the Museum of the American Revolution. Nestled among the other important colonial sites in Philadelphia’s Historic District, the museum offers a vivid account of the Revolutionary War through artifacts including George Washington’s headquarters tent. Save time by booking this two-day ticket in advance.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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Authentic Tour & Meal with the Amish!
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Authentic Tour & Meal with the Amish!

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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.
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  • 2 hours
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2-Hour Gettysburg Battlefield Guided History Bus Tour with a National Park Guide

2-Hour Gettysburg Battlefield Guided History Bus Tour with a National Park Guide

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Visit sites from the Battle of Gettysburg on a bus tour with a guide who tells you about the phases of the 3-day battle, which was a turning point in the American Civil War. See Devil's Den, Little Round Top, the location of Pickett's charge and more. If you're a history or war buff, don't miss this chance to learn about a pivotal piece of the United States' past.
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Premium Amish Country Tour including Amish Farm and House

Premium Amish Country Tour including Amish Farm and House

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Immerse yourself in the customs and traditions of Amish country during this 3-part tour. Explore a farmhouse dating from 1805 where you will listen to narrative on the customs, culture, and traditions of the Amish. In a minibus, enjoy a scenic ride through the Amish countryside, complete with photo ops. Then take a self-guided tour through an historic farmstead that includes a schoolhouse, a craft market, and a variety of farm animals.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
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Haunted Secrets of the Civil War Ghost Tour

Haunted Secrets of the Civil War Ghost Tour

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The Battle of Gettysburg was one of the Civil War’s most important moments, marking a turning point for a brutal war. Follow your host around town to several sights known for paranormal activity such as Unity Park, Dobbin House Tavern, and Gettysburg National Cemetary, and listen to accounts of the thousands of lives that were lost during this bloody war.
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Gettysburg Battlefield Self-Guided Driving Tour

Gettysburg Battlefield Self-Guided Driving Tour

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Fully immerse yourself in Gettysburg—site of one of the Civil War’s most important battles—with a self-led audio driving tour. This flexible option, which includes a GPS map, audio narration, and online support, can be downloaded after purchasing, and never expires. Set off at a time that works best for you; drive to key battle locations, monuments, and more; and learn all about those three pivotal days of fighting from the narration.
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  • 2 to 4 hours
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Essential Pittsburgh Experience - The One Tour to Take

Essential Pittsburgh Experience - The One Tour to Take

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Enjoy a private introduction to downtown Pittsburgh on this guided tour in and around the ‘Steel City.’ Begin with a trip to the top of Mount Washington via the iconic Duquesne Incline for a stellar, bird’s-eye view of Pittsburgh and the surrounding area. Then explore the popular North Shore, home to football’s Steelers, baseball’s Pirates and a variety of entertainment venues. Finally, cross the Allegany River toward downtown to see Pittsburgh’s Cultural District as well as the neighborhood of Oakland, home to the University of Pittsburgh. Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
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  • 2 hours
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What people are saying about Historical Tours in Pennsylvania

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Founding Fathers Tour of Philadelphia
"Learning about all the buildings things I would not have if I just walked on my own. This tour was a great addition to my day trip to Philly!"..."
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The Constitutional Walking Tour of Philadelphia
"We were very impressed with our tour because rhe tour guide was so informative and fun. I'd suggest taking the tour early in the day in case you want to go back and visit in detail. This is more than just a simple overview, it's really informative about the formation of our government. We'll worth it!"..."
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Old City Historic Walking Tour in Philadelphia
"Sheamus (?) was knowledgable with a good sprinkle of humor. Good mix of historical backdrop while linking to each specific site."..."
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Philadelphia Historical Independence Walking Tour
"Andrew our tour guide was so knowledgeable about American History and was able to add such depth/story telling to the meaning and significance of every stop on the tour. My HS age son and I really appreciated that! Great way to spend the 4th of July:) Thank you Andrew!"..."
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Hop On Hop Off Double Decker Bus Tour of Philadelphia
"Whole tour was excellent. Didn't realize Ben Franklin was such an overachiever. Tour guide was very knowledgeable of Philly and its history"..."
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Philadelphia Hop-On Hop-Off City Tour
"Great tour guide. We all really enjoyed this . Beautiful city . Great information. A lot of fun. Highly recommended"..."
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Philadelphia Segway Tour
"Mike was the host with the most! Not only did he show us the typical Philly sites, he shared lots of facts only known by the locals. Mike also made learning history fun! We felt completely safe even though we were on the streets in the City of Brotherly Live. We'd definitely do this again."..."
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Dark Philly Adult Night Tour
"Really informative and interactive . Our guide Britnee was very entertaining and was also able to answer everyone’s questions . This was a highlight of our weekend trip to Philly."..."
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Revolution and the Founders: History Tour of Philadelphia
"The most memorable parts of our experience was seeing the unknown soldier tomb in Washington square."..."
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BYOB Historically Hilarious Trolley Tour of Philadelphia
"We had such a great time! Warren was hysterical and really made it fun with the other passengers! Ben Franklin!!!"..."
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Philly By Night Double Decker Bus Tour
"Excellent tour through Philadelphia. Tour guide pointed out all the hot spots to visit. Beautiful drive with lots of history."..."
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South Philly Markets, Mosaics, and Magic Experience
"Beautiful mosaic like nothing I’ve ever seen. Artist is amazing. Tour guide was very informative and knowledgeable of tour. Guide is friendly making the tour even more enjoyable."..."
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Ghost Tour of Philadelphia by Candlelight
"B was an amazing tour guide and very knowledgeable about where she was taking us and the history of the locations. The only downside side was that city tavern wasn’t included in the tour but that’s of no fault to B or the tour service."..."
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Flavors of Philly Food Tour
"Adam was very good and knowledgeable about the city. I would rather had finished were we started. I know more about the city now then I started."..."
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Haunted Philadelphia: Spirits of '76 Ghost Tour
"Learning history of famous buildings. Tour guide was informative and friendly. Great host for the tour!"..."
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Double Decker Hop-On Hop-Off City Sightseeing Philadelphia (1, 2, or 3-Day)
"My mom and I went on the bus tour and really enjoyed it. I just moved to Philly recently and it enabled me to learn about all the different sights!"..."
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City Sightseeing Philadelphia Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
"Very good host on the bus, narrated nice and clear about the city's history. they gave recommendations for what places to visit"..."
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Museum of the American Revolution Admission Ticket with Audio Guided Option
"Liked the timelines. Liked the various murals and paintings. That's all I can remember. The museum shop and bookstore was excellent."..."
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Authentic Tour & Meal with the Amish!
"Our tour guide was awesome. He told us all about the families & areas we drove thru. At the home with our meal he & the host were telling us about the Amish & answered all our questions. We learned so much and it was an awesome tour. We would definitely do again & would highly recommend this tour."..."
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2-Hour Gettysburg Battlefield Guided History Bus Tour with a National Park Guide
"Great tour. Guide extremely knowledgeable and approachable. Bus driver was excellent. A surprising highlight of our vacation!"..."
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Premium Amish Country Tour including Amish Farm and House
"We went as a family, with teenagers, and we all really enjoyed an overall fantastic experience, learning a lot about the Amish people and culture. Martha and Tim were great guides, providing very valuable information, while being fun, courteous and professional. And the Amish stores we visited were also excellent."..."
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Haunted Secrets of the Civil War Ghost Tour
"Very interesting stories and Jim was very nice and interacted well with group. I already recommended to my friend that will be here in couple weeks"..."
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Gettysburg Battlefield Self-Guided Driving Tour
"My family and I really enjoyed the driving tour. Was narrated well and kept us interested in the history."..."
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Essential Pittsburgh Experience - The One Tour to Take
"George was our tour guide, and he is excellent!!! Knows Pittsburgh perfectly, and gives good information! He was mega great!!! Espectacularmente bueno!"..."
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