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Fantastic Food Tour & Local Info!

My son and I had a great time on the Food Tour with Victor! This was my first on-board food tour... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
worldtravelingmilfam
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Guam, Mariana Islands
A local and visitor must!

I planned a last minute tour for my family coming into town. With barely only two days notice... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
Lifesimpleingredient
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Tours of Columbus, Georgia offered: 1) Foodie Tours: A delicious taste of what our area has to offer! Downtown Columbus: Historic Districts full of worldwide influential achievements., 2) Sin City & the Final Battle, 3) Art & Antebellum Tour, 4) Black Heritage Tour, 5) Native American History Tour . Methods for your tour experience, choose any one when booking: 1) Walking 2) You drive as the Tour Guide on board your vehicle (or bus) lead you around the route. 3) Shuttle or Bus Tours: Available for up to 56 people.
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

My son and I had a great time on the Food Tour with Victor! This was my first on-board food tour when the guide rides with you. It was JUST what we needed since my son is healing from a femur fracture and can't crutch...More

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Victor F, Owner at Vicinity Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Thank you for the great review! I'm glad you shared that I rode with you, as that's still an unusual way to experience a tour for many visitors. The food here is definitely memorable! Come back real soon!

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

I planned a last minute tour for my family coming into town. With barely only two days notice, Victor was able to find a slot for us and set up a phenomenal historic Downtown tour. The tour itself was very educational with strategic stops to...More

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Victor F, Owner at Vicinity Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review! Looking forward to seeing you again soon!

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Victor was very knowledgeable and friendly, he asked what we were interested in and tailored the tour to suit us. Highly recommend him

Thank Dan W
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Victor F, Owner at Vicinity Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Thank you for this great review! The best tours are those that meet the guests expectations. Hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Victor was so friendly and polite during our tour. He is very knowledgeable and showed us so many interesting historic sites that helped my husband and I really appreciate the area. I really encourage any visitor to Columbus to take a tour! He offers many...More

Thank Christina S
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Victor F, Owner at Vicinity Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thank you for the excellent review, and helpful tip Christina! I hope to see you two, with perhaps some friends and family, on a future tour.

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

I participated in 3 walking tours - downtown, heritage and sin city. They were all amazing! Victor is kind and patient. He provides plenty of educational history but also fun stories. As a historian, I was interested in getting a picture of the original Spencer...More

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Victor F, Owner at Vicinity Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Thank you for this great review! I look forward to guiding your family reunion group!

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

I was delighted to find a walking tour in a city the size of Columbus, and Victor was an exceptional tour guide--knowledgeable, accommodating, and able to tailor his talking points to our interests. The city has its own unique mix of architecture and history, and...More

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Victor F, Owner at Vicinity Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Thank you for the review! It was a pleasure showing you, and your friend, the beautiful Downtown homes and mix-use buildings, as you requested. 😄

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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

This ride on tour was fascinating and so much fun!!! I learned so much about town! I will be back for another!!!

Thank Elizabeth I
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Victor F, Owner at Vicinity Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

Thank you for the great review! Looking forward to seeing you soon!

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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

We cannot stop talking about the wonderful morning we had with Victor giving us a tour of Phenix City. I was born there during the "Sin City" era, but Mom and our family learned so much from Victor's stories. We quickly came to consider him...More

Thank ConniePsalm914
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Victor F, Owner at Vicinity Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2017

Thank you Connie. Your visit was the picture-perfect reason why I started Vicinity Tours. Family learning history together. I'm thrilled you enjoyed it! See you soon! -- Victor

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

As a life long resident of Columbus, I was hesitant to invest in the Not For Everyone Tour. I could NOT have been more wrong! The tour was thoroughly researched and very well delivered. The memories of some of the more heinous crimes that were...More

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Victor F, Owner at Vicinity Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you for encouraging locals to take our tours. We love hearing locals say "I didn't know that!". Hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

The tour was very fun! Our tour guide, Victor, was very knowledgeable about the area and knew what to tell us to make it interesting. I loved the pit stop at the Chattahoochee brewing company to learn the history of it. Overall, it was a...More

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Victor F, Owner at Vicinity Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank you! The weather was perfect to add to the great experience you had. Hope to see you soon!

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