University City Food and Culture Tour
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Feed your mind and body as you explore the city's finest universities and indulge in the city's finest street food during this University City Food and Culture Tour!
- Explore with a top-rated provider onTripAdvisor
- Visit two of Philadelphia's major universities and discover their unique cultures and cuisines
- Tour iconic college sports venues, impressive libraries, and picturesque campuses
- Sample cuisine from three of the area's best food trucks along the way!
Indulge your brain and your taste buds during this University City Food and Culture Tour!
During this approximately 2.5-hour tour, you will learn the rich history of University City as you explore academia's hallowed halls, visit some of college sports' most iconic venues and sample some of the area's tastiest street food - you'll be eating like a college student once more! As you walk from location to location, your knowledgeable, local guide will point out major landmarks and share interesting tidbits of historical fact. They will also lead you directly to three of the area's best food trucks along the way! These trucks are true hidden gems and you'll will get to enjoy tastings of both savory and sweet dishes throughout the course of the tour.
Locations visited on this tour may include (but are subject to change):
- 30th Street Station
- Drexel University
- Penn Park
- Franklin Field
- the Palestra
- Penn State University
This is a truly unique tour that gives you a glimpse into college life both now and 100 years ago!
- Special pricing may be available for children under 11. Contact Cloud 9 Living directly for more information.
- Children under the age of six are free but please notify your experience provider at the time of booking
- Tour price includes food from three trucks and trolley token for end of tour
- Gratuity is not included, but is appreciated if you enjoy the tour
DurationApproximately 2.5 hours
Maximum ParticipantsUp to 12 participants per tour
SpectatorsThis experience is only for those on the tour.
Weather DependentThis experience is not weather dependent and is held rain or shine regardless of weather conditions. Please bring an umbrella if the weather calls for rain. Always contact your experience provider with any questions about weather conditions.
What To WearWear comfortable clothing appropriate for walking and weather conditions. It is recommended you bring some water to drink throughout the tour.
Booking InformationFor this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 14 days in advance.
Cancellation PolicyPrior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9 Living's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, cancellations are allowed with at least 72 hours notice. If cancelling within 72 hours of the booked date, the value of your voucher will be lost.
Does this tour start and finish in the same location?
No but you will be provided with a token for the trolley which you can ride back to the start or head on in to Center City. Feel free to ask your guides for some suggestions on where to go!
How many tastings will we enjoy on this tour?
Throughout the course of this tour, you and your group will stop at three different trucks to enjoy a variety of foods and tastes. At your third and final stop, you'll get to try something sweet!
- Does this tour start and finish in the same location?