Guided tour

Philadelphia By Night Tour

Guided tour

Philadelphia By Night Tour

From US$ 39 per person

Discover historic Philadelphia under a starry sky on the 1.5-hour Philly By Night Tour. See the most notable attractions and climb the Rocky Steps.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Audio guide included
Spanish, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Portuguese
Wheelchair accessible


  • See the lights of Philadelphia from a double-decker bus
  • Stop to climb the Rocky Steps at the Art Museum
  • See iconic sites such as the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall
Full description
The 1.5-hour Philly By Night Double-Decker Bus Tour provides you with a different perspective of Philadelphia, with all the city’s attractions illuminated under a starry night sky. This is not a hop-on hop-off bus tour but does stop so you have the opportunity to climb the Rocky Steps at the Art Museum and take a photo of Philadelphia's sparkling skyline. Enjoy tour narration by a friendly and knowledgeable Philadelphia tour guide. Once you board the bus you’ll take in top sights including South Street, the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, Chinatown, the Avenue of the Arts, the Ben Franklin Parkway and the Philadelphia Art Museum.
  • 1.5-hour narrated evening tour of Philadelphia

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Meeting point

The meeting point is at 12th and Filbert streets (side entrance of the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown).

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Important information

Know before you go

  • The tour is seasonal, operating from 1 April to 31 October, and in the month of November on Thursday, Friday and Saturday with the exception of Thanksgiving Day

Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 41 reviews

Review summary

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Everything was amazing except the poor service from the guy checking my tickets at the check in point. We had my 87yr grandma walking with a cane and my 67yr old mom with us, they both have mobility difficulties. They have difficulty with stairs so they stayed inside the bus and he made a fuss saying they needed to climb to the top which was already full. My husband had yo tell him repeatedly that they are handicap. However a young couple came in and sat near my grandma and he didn’t say anything to him. Poor service from him only. The guide and driver were nice

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July 16, 2022

Getting tickets was painful. You have the technology to do better. Use it. Please. The tour itself was better than I expected, due to the guide, who made it interesting. Stops around art museum too long. There’s more to Philly than Rocky. I was in town for a conference with 2 grown daughters. You give no options for that answer.

July 14, 2019

Product ID: 59882