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Bluffscape Amish Tours

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Address: 102 Beacon St. E., Lanesboro, MN 55949
Phone Number: +1 507-467-3070
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Informative fun shopping Amish-made items

Wonderful tour operator who had a lovely repoire with the Amish we visited. I thought I would be uncomfortable touring but wanted to learn more about the Amish culture. Had a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 October 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Wonderful tour operator who had a lovely repoire with the Amish we visited. I thought I would be uncomfortable touring but wanted to learn more about the Amish culture. Had a wonderful time and beautiful scenery. Lovely people and quality items to purchase. Lovely coach and great for a fun outing. My mom, sister and I were on a bus... More 

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Anoka, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

If you are like us and didn't know much about the Amish, take this tour. Joan was our tour guide and was excellent. We went to several Amish farms and were able to meet the people and purchase items from them if we wanted to, no pressure. Joan is full of information regarding Amish history and their lifestyle today. We... More 

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Mpls,Mn
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Took this tour on Sept. 17th,2016 with Joan as our tour guide in a very comfortable and clean mini bus. Joan said she has been doing this for 9 years and she really knows the Amish people, most of them personally. She explained their complete history and we learned quite a bit. The 3 hour tour went very fast and... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Vern ...our guide was absolutely wonderful...personally know the Amish people and their lives. So glad we went!!! (Bought lots of jams and pickles!). Delicious!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed this tour, and especially Joan's knowledge of both the Amish in general, and of the specific people we visited.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

This was a fascinating tour of Amish country. We had no idea what to expect, but really enjoyed it! Our tour guide, Joan, personally knows many of the Amish families and was able to tell us so much about the farms we stopped at. She let us take our time shopping at the stops and we didn't leave until everyone... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

PROS: -Joan, our guide was incredibly knowledgeable and had a neat working relationship with the Amish -Each stop was progressively better than the one before -Even though it was three hours long, it never got boring -We learned a ton about the Amish, their beliefs, their lives, and their traditions -Nut butter crunch was amazing - plant to buy this... More 

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Minneapolis
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

In our many trips to Lanesboro, I have resisted the Amish tour operating at the Stone Mill Suites (where we stay). I was reluctant to become a cultural gawker, intruding on others' privacy. But, my wife has wanted to go, so I finally gave in. I was pleasantly surprised. Much of that has to do with Joan, the tour operator.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

If you want to get history and see amish ways of life this tour was wonderful. We stopped at 5 amish farms. Each place we stopped the driver knew the family. The bakery was so good. My favorite stop had to be at the last farm. We talked to Frannie, who let us see her kitchen. Go on tour dont... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

We took a Saturday morning tour and found it to be a very well organized, knowledgeable, and authentic tour of the Amish farms, shops, and homes of the area. What I found most impressive is that Joan truly knew the people we were visiting and had real relationships with them. This made all the difference and really made the tour... More 

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