Your 1st Class Motor Coach Tour
Enjoy the unique experience of learning all about Philadelphia - its storied history and culture while enjoying world-class "gourmet junk food" at their original landmark locations.
You want fun? How about taking a well-paced 1st Class motor coach outside the normal tour loop to show you the city from the Delaware River to Manayunk to the Sports Complex to the Universities, to South Street, to the Italian Market and into the local neighborhoods?
And as an added bonus you will visit, eat and enjoy Philadelphia’s best gourmet junk food - Full Portions - Not a Tasting.
How the Tour Works
On your Once in a Lifetime Experience you will see and visit, among other sites and attractions:
- Moore College of Art – 1st Woman’s Art School
- Philadelphia Zoo – 1st Zoo in the United States
- The Rocky Statue
- Free Library – 1st Public Library in the United States
- The Children’s Hospital – 1st Children’s Hospital in the United States
- University of Pennsylvania, 1st University in the United States
- U of P Wharton School
- U of P Hospital
- Drexel University - 1st Engineering School in the United States
- Museum of Natural History – 1st Historical Museum in the United States
- Water Works
- Philadelphia Museum of Art – 1st Art Museum in the United States
- Delaware River/Schuykill River
- Boat House Row, Dad Vale Regatta and Dragon Boats
- the Philadelphia Sports Complex (Eagles and Phillies stadiums)
- The Swedish Museum
- African American Museum
- National Museum of American Jewish History
- Passyunk Restaurant Row
- Jim’s, Shank’s and Pasesano’s
- Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul
- Benjamin Franklin Parkway
- Fairmount Park – largest urban park in the United States
- Society Hill
- Celebre’s Pizza, Campo’s and Pop’s
- and much, much more ...
And as an incredible added bonus, on the coach you will choose from the next vendor’s menu and then the tour host calls ahead and when you arrive your selection is waiting for you. We supply unlimited soft drinks, juices and water. You never have to stand in line. It’s kind of like your private tour as you select what you want to eat, but with us we hope and expect you will also make new friends, share hometown stories, laugh, learn, explore the neighborhoods together, and definitely enjoy the food.
We share with our guests many important areas of Philadelphia that the other tours do not cover. At the end of the tour, we hope that each passenger will get off the bus and simply say, WOW! That was a great tour!
Riding a first-class tour bus around the many areas of Philadelphia will give you an overall view of our daily city life and our ‘interesting’ people, all within 15 - 20 minutes of center city. Philadelphia is in the beginning of a huge resurgence in several of our downtown and outlying areas.
The number of new restaurants and upscale retail venues opening almost daily is quite staggering – each more interesting and offering more exciting original fare than the previous, but nothing compares to the appreciation of our everyday world-class gourmet junk food made with the very best local ingredients.
Your host is responsible to make the entire tour interesting and a fast-moving pleasure. They will share their knowledge of the history, culture and current entertainment in the city and answer every question you may have. However, if he or she doesn’t know an answer – please be kind as they may be busy concentrating on the food you ordered making sure it will be ready when you arrive at the next destination.
Everyone on the Tour should be ready to become one disciplined fun-loving team. A team focused on having a great time while eating the best gourmet junk food that Philadelphia has to offer. Of course, there can always be intelligent passionate discussions as to which of the many venues is the best, but we think we have chosen a broad and top-flight selection for you to enjoy.
Please note: If a well known venue has lost its crown – to a better quality and better tasting product, we will take you to the better venue.
Ready to join and experience a fabulous, informative and fulfilling adventure – one you will definitely appreciate and never forget? Then please click here – The Historical, Cultural and Junk Food Tour of Philadelphia - to reserve your place on the tour.
Transportation vehicle may vary in size depending on the quantity of passengers.
We welcome everyone as if you were a guest in our home.
ONLY ONE DROP-OFF LOCATION -- 3RD Street between Chestnut and Walnut Streets