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Portland Walking Tours

Portland, OR 97204
+1 503-774-4522
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Should be called, "walk around and over homeless folks in their outdoor homes tour." Very... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jeff D
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Portland Free Walking Tour

Started from Pioneer Courthouse and John was a great tour guide. Tour was a bit over 2 hours and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
taichimomma
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Portland, OR 97204
Downtown
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Should be called, "walk around and over homeless folks in their outdoor homes tour." Very disappointed and not advertised honestly. The old line, "where's the beef?" Makes me ask, ""where us the underground in the underground tour?"

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Started from Pioneer Courthouse and John was a great tour guide. Tour was a bit over 2 hours and about 1 mile of walking. Learned a lot about Portland and he pointed out many points of interest and where to eat, food trucks, Voodoo Donuts,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Gave 3 stars instead of 4 stars because the name is a bit of a misnomer. Unlike Seattle's underground tour, which is fully underground, this one only ends in a small area under their office because the Portland tunnels have been closed. That said, our...More

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Rhfinpdx, General Manager at Portland Walking Tours, responded to this review

Hi PAMechMom! First, I'm very glad to hear you enjoyed the tour overall and found our staff to be "friendly, enthusiastic and knowledgeable". That is always fantastic to hear! And exactly the experience we want all of our guests to have. I will pass along...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my daughter and best friends planned today to do the Epicurean walking tour in Portland. 1030- 230 we walked covering everywhere from Pioneer @ the Heathman to the Pearl. The weather was true to Portland off and on sprinkles but nobody cared. We made 9...More

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Rhfinpdx, General Manager at Portland Walking Tours, responded to this review

Thanks Caroline! So glad you enjoyed your Epicurean Excursion tour with Deira! More importantly... so very glad we were able to help make your Mothers Day special and memorable.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had Jake leading us on this tour. An enthusiastic, exuberant young man he made sure we all had a good time. He was informative, handled questions honestly and kept us going at a fair pace. I found out a lot and enjoyed hearing about...More

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Rhfinpdx, General Manager at Portland Walking Tours, responded to this review

Thanks EJBeck! You described Jake to a tee. So glad to hear you enjoyed your afternoon discovering Portland's seedy past with Jake. We will look forward to having you join us for one of our other tours... where you'll get to see our fair city...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second walking tour of Portland in 2 years. I went on the Underground tour a couple of years ago and had a beautiful, sunny day for the Best of Portland. I love this tour company. Richard did a great job keeping us...More

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Robert F, General Manager at Portland Walking Tours, responded to this review

Thanks 567travelrn! It's always great to hear from returning guests. We're so glad to hear you enjoyed both of the tours. You made a great tour choice to really get the whole picture of Portland. Our Underground Portland, which focuses on fair city's "seedier" side...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide (Brian) was very personable and very knowledgeable. As he is an architect, he was especially good on the innovative urban planning that has driven Portland's transformation over the past 30 years. He describes his talk as Portland 101 - info suitable for college...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome tour, great overview of the history and great architecture of Portland. Guide was very pleasant, informed and truly expressed her love of this city. Easy walk, no stairs or hills.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my mom went on the Epicurean Tour with Herb and we had such a wonderful time! He was very knowledgeable and clearly had a relationship with each of the vendors that we were able to try which made the entire experience much more...More

Thank Riley M
Robert F, General Manager at Portland Walking Tours, responded to this review

Thanks Riley! We love Herb too! Herb is one of our veteran resident "foodies" and definitely knows all of our partners really well. (Just between you and me... our partners really like him too... that's just Herb.) We are so glad you and your Mom...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Richard was our tour guide and he had a vast knowledge of the area and was perfect to give our group the tour. We got all of the information you'd want including current developments and climate, historical aspects that have influenced Portland to be the...More

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Robert F, General Manager at Portland Walking Tours, responded to this review

Thanks Smayberry2013! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your recent Best of Portland tour with Richard. Richard is one of our rare native life-long Portlanders and loves having the chance to share his hometown with visitors and locals alike! We will look forward...More

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alanbyers1
Ticket prices for Best of Portland Walking Tour.
16 May 2017|
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Response from Rhfinpdx | Property representative |
Prices for our tours begin at just $23 for Adults and $19 for Youth/Senior tickets for most of our events. Our culinary tours prices are more because they include all of the food & drink in the ticket price. We also... More
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Susan K
My husband and I are interested in taking the "Best of Portland" tour on Monday, July 3, 2017- is it offered at 10 am and 2 pm daily? Where does the tour begin and end? What is the cost? Thank you.
11 April 2017|
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Response from Rhfinpdx | Property representative |
Hi Susan! We'd love to have you join us in July. Yes, our Best of Portland Tour is offered twice daily during the summer at 10 AM and 2 PM. You can purchase tickets online from our website, or by calling our box office at... More
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