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Big Bus Tours

500 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
+1 215-389-8687
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Philadelphia Hop-On Hop-Off City Tour
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Most popular Hop-On Hop-Off tour in the city of Philadelphia. Enjoy our 27 stops throughout the city, which are close to over 100 attractions. The tours are also live guided with Big Bus Certified tour guides. The tour has frequent departures from the N.E. Corner of 5th and Market Streets. (Operated year round) Peak Season hours 9:30 to 6:30 PM (last tour departs 5 PM.) Philly by Night 90 minute fully narrated city tour covering the Art Museum to the Waterfront. 8 PM. Departures Nightly from 12th.and Filbert Street. Night tours operate, seasonally, May 1 thru October 31.
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  • Average8%
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500 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

When coming to a new city I often like to take a bus tour if they are available so that I can get an overview of the city and it’s landmarks and then determine what spots I want to return to and explore in more...More

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Pamela M, Manager at Big Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Floydova, Thank you for choosing Philadelphia Trolley Works & Big Bus. I am pleased you enjoyed the tour, and found it a "great way to get your bearings." Thank you for acknowledging your guide. Our sales and tour staff take pride in providing the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always look for this type of hop-on, hop-off tour when we visit a city. It is the best way to get your bearings and to decide what to see in more depth. On this particular visit, we only had the one day, so this...More

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Pamela M, Manager at Big Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello RandyRoss, Thank you for choosing Philadelphia Trolley Works & Big Bus, and for your review. I am pleased you enjoyed the tour and found it the "best way to see the city in a hurry." Next time you visit Philadelphia, please ride again.

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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We began our week in Philly with a Big Bus Tour! It was an excellent choice. It allowed us to see the city and determine where we wanted to explore further. Our tour guide, "Z", was so good we did not get off at any...More

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Pamela M, Manager at Big Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hello Carla T., Thank you for choosing Philadelphia Trolley Works & Big Bus, and for your review. I am pleased you enjoyed your tour and that it enhanced your visit to Philadelphia! Thank you for acknowledging your guide, Z. She is a guest favorite, and...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

Along with a group of friends, we went into the city to enjoy a "girl's day out". It ended up being more fun than we ever anticipated. Our first adventure was taking the Big Bus Tour. My friends were delighted with not only the historical...More

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Pamela M, Manager at Big Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hello Theresa F, Thank you for choosing Philadelphia Trolley Works & Big Bus Tours, and for your review. I am pleased you enjoyed the tour and that it enhanced your "girls' day out" in the historic city of Philadelphia. Thank you for acknowledging your guide...More

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CinSenn
19 August 2017|
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Response from Pamela M | Property representative |
Hello, if you stay at a center city or airport hotel, you can use our complimentary shuttle service to transport you to Stop #1 at 5th & Market Streets, where you can begin the tour. If you are driving into the city you can... More
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vestereileenmc
15 June 2017|
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Response from Pamela M | Property representative |
Hello, Driving into center city from your hotel location is possible. Parking is available at the Independence Visitors Center. You can enter the lot via 5th or 6th Street between Market & Arch Streets. The double decker bus... More
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G M
6 June 2017|
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Response from Pamela M | Property representative |
Hello, the double decker buses do not have seat belts, so there is no way to secure a car seat. You can hold the infant while riding the bus.
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