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Discovering Michigan

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Discovering Michigan wants to leave you in awe with unforgettable moments. Based in Grand Rapids since 2015, Discovering Michigan offers experiences and tours to international, national and local tourists. These include our popular immersion trips...more
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146 Monroe Center St NW, Ste 110, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-2825
+1 616-930-4180
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Reviewed May 29, 2018

We had a ride around tour and saw many amazing homes in Heritage Hills. There are many styles in many conditions. Having someone from the area do our tour resulted in a really authentic experience. Highly recommend,

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2017

It's not very often that one can get a walking tour of a city this size, so I was surprised to find the flyer at the Grand Rapids Welcome Center. Candice was very enthusiastic and helpful when I called for details/scheduling, and she provided an...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Reviewed September 15, 2017

Our tour guide, Candice, is an enthusiastic ambassador for Grand Rapids. She gave us a great overview of major downtown locations, mixing historical facts with personal knowledge. We were introduced to lots of places that we'll gladly return to on future visits.

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Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 23, 2017

I really enjoyed my walking tour of Grand Rapids. Candice kept everything flowing at a comfortable pace, was extremely knowledgeable, and was able to answer all my questions. I've lived in Grand Rapids for 5 years and Candice pointed out things that I've walked by...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 15, 2017

The Grand Rapids City Walking Tour is the perfect way to learn about this appealing Michigan city while also seeing many of its significant downtown sites. We recommend it to anyone who likes discovering more about the places they visit. At the Gerald R. Ford...More

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Date of experience: August 2017
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Discovering_Mich, Public Relations Manager at Discovering Michigan, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

Hello felixfrancine, We are so glad you enjoyed the tour! We've worked hard to give our guests a well-rounded tour that shows off Grand Rapids. Thanks for your feedback about the President and First Lady. It's true that someone known as "Uncle Jerry" for decades...More

Reviewed July 10, 2017

My wife and I booked on short notice and got an absolutely delightful 90-minute tour in the company of Candice, a GR native who as full of love an affection for this remarkable city. The tour was spiced with fascinating anecdotes about everything from why...More

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Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed July 2, 2017

Saw article in GR Press about this company and thought it sounded interesting. We are from the area and love downtown Grand Rapids, so knew some history, but still learned a lot. Candace was very informative and fun with presenting the information. We also had...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 14, 2017

Melinda and the tour were great! So much fun had by everyone, and it was awesome to see some of these breweries that are off the beaten path!More

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Date of experience: June 2017
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Nayhara S, Manager at Discovering Michigan, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2017

Thank you for your review. We are very excited that you had a great time and delighted we were able to exceed your expectations by showing you breweries off the beaten path! Melinda is an excellent guide, so happy you enjoyed your time with her....More

Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful experience! Melinda is fantastic--definitely a GR must. Perfect spots to get a full beer city experience.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Discovering M, Guest Relations Manager at Discovering Michigan, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2017

Thank you Shannon! It was a pleasure having you join us for the tour! Cheers

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