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Free and Friendly Tours

401A Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2425
+1 877-558-9671
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Fun tour!

Caleb was informative and engaging. We had a very short time in Philly, so wanted to squeeze in the... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2015
Bedford, Texas, United States
via mobile
Cheesesteak tour!

Caleb was awesome and very informative, I will definitely recommend to any one going to visit... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2015
jensherlin4 .
Asheville, North Carolina
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Take a Free and Friendly walking tour with us! It’s free, which means you tip us what you want. It’s friendly because we’re friendly folks. And it’s Philadelphia because we love it and want you to love it too. We’re a Philly company and we’ll show you the whole Philadelphia – or the whole of what’s in walking distance. We lend our friendship freely and we’ll gladly recommend a place to go out after the tour.
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401A Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2425
+1 877-558-9671

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Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

Caleb was informative and engaging. We had a very short time in Philly, so wanted to squeeze in the major highlights. This was time we'll spent! Highly recommend.

Thank CGilli
Reviewed 27 April 2015

Caleb was awesome and very informative, I will definitely recommend to any one going to visit.. Cant wait to come back again..

1  Thank jensherlin4 .
Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

Did the cheesesteak tour with Caleb, and it exceeded our expectations. I was in the city for the day with our 3 kids (18, 14, and 11), and they all really enjoyed it--not an easy feat. Caleb was knowledgable and engaging, answering our questions and...More

1  Thank Laward13
Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

I signed up for the Colonial Cheesesteak Tour, and truly expected to eat cheesesteak on this tour. I actually came hungry- luckily there was a Cosi on the next block, so I grabbed a sandwich and did not starve. Our tour guide was Caleb- he...More

Thank Heather B
Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

Had a great 1.5 hour tour of historic Philly. Saw Ben Franklin's burial site, the Bell, Carpenter's Hall, Independence Hall, and lots of other interesting sites, but NO cheesesteak. The tour guide gave us directions to Sonny's AFTER the tour was over. As I said...great...More

2  Thank Karen P
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

I forgot my tour guides name but it was an absolutely AMAZING Experience! We saw the liberty bell and more and I also loved it because instead of saying where we were, we got a full story behind it! I've been on many tours to...More

3  Thank Dani G
Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

We had the Billy Penn tour with Caleb, it was great, I totally recommend Free and Friendly tours! We had a great experience :)

2  Thank Andrea C
Reviewed 1 April 2015

We (3 of us) arrived in Philadelphia on a Sunday night with no plans. Tripadvisor had some ideas to include the "Free and Friendly" walking tour, so I reached out by e-mail early Monday hoping we could join the 11a tour that day (their website...More

5  Thank RCoe
Reviewed 29 March 2015

Our tour guild...Caleb from South Philly...was amazing. Full of information...a wonderful sense of humor...and very patient with a fussy old woman.. who was thinking only " where's the cheese steak" during the whole tour. And at the end of the tour...not only did I learn...More

1  Thank Julie S
Reviewed 9 March 2015

Thanks to Mark for meeting my friend and I on a very cold March day! We were the only ones on the Cheesesteak tour, but that didn't seem to matter! We saw Independence Hall, Liberty Bell, and Franklin's burial site, amongst other things. Was perfect...More

Thank fiona0284
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Hi, Do you plan to do any tours on 27 of December?
20 December 2016|
Response from enjoy99 | Reviewed this property |
I have checked their website , no tours 27th December 2016 In fact no tours until tours start again Saturday 7th January 2016 at 11Am With Cheese cake tour then Billy Penn Tour at 2pm same day
Where does the tour start ? How can we obtain a listing of the tours/ times ?
21 February 2016|
Response from G B | Reviewed this property |
In the winter they do not run on a schedule. they will accommodate your party and meet at a location close to the liberty bell based on where your staying contact them and they will work out all the details with you. I... More
Ronald M
we will be staying at the sleep inn on cherry st how can we connect with this tour
29 June 2015|
Response from Karen P | Reviewed this property |