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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 city tick, and and get acquainted with the local food, culture, and traditions of Philadelphia. A local expert guide will provide the knowledge and lead you through a fantastic urban experience.
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229 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-1974
City Centre East
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"italian market"
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"walking tour"
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"our tour guide"
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"great tour"
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"shop owners"
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"highly recommend this tour"
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"beer tour"
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"old city"
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"magic garden"
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"pub crawl"
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"local history"
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"small group"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Made reservations night before online via Expedia, lucked out since the two of us had our own guide, Ariel. Started with Betsy Ross's history then we continued through ancient streets and progressed to Independence Mall. Highlighted when we were able to enter Christ Church, see...More

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

Hi Robert, Thanks so much for your review! We really appreciate it, and we're really happy that you enjoyed your private tour with our tour guide extraordinaire Ariel! Come back to Philly again anytime, and we'll show you everything else in our beautiful and historic...More

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The Italian market tour has been my favorite so far. Ben was extremely knowledgeable and passionate about the city. 5 stars, would recommend.

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Our synagogue did a trip for our teens and their parents into the Jewish Quarter of Philadelphia. Ariel was our tour guide and she was great! She was extremely knowledgeable and informative. We had a wonderful time exploring the city and would definitely have Ariel...More

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Hi Bari, thanks so much for your review -- we really appreciate it. Ariel is phenomenal, and we're lucky to have her as a guide and manager (she does it all!). I'm sure she'd love to show you around again when you come back to...More

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thejiggse
3 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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vicnval
27 January 2015|
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Hello, Thank you so much for reaching out! Our Urban Adventures tours are all walking and/or public transportation with a guide. For 16 year-old young ladies, I'd recommend either the Markets, Mosaics & Magic tour or our... More
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