We were in town for one night and flying out the next day. It was a Sunday and we wanted to see as much of Philadelphia as we could. We called the number on the TripAdvisor review and found that the pick up spot was...More
Helllo Kyotlaw, Thank you for choosing Philadelphia Trolley Works and Big Bus, and for your review. I am pleased you enjoyed our Philly By Night tour, and that it was helpful in familiarizing you with the city. Also, thank you for acknowledging your guide, Zane,...More
Went in October on a very cold night. We thought we would arrive early and get seats inside the bus, as did one other couple. To our dismay, the windows have advertisements on the outside so you cannot see through them. Which was very disappointing,...More
Hello Weeziecro, Thank you for choosing Philadelphia Trolley Works & Big Bus. I am pleased that overall you enjoyed the Philly By Night tour. I agree, the sights from the top of the double decker bus, especially at night with the city lights, are beautiful....More
I had family from England visiting and they wanted to see Philadelphia. We wanted to see several areas and decided a horse drawn carriage would be a great way to go. Bill was our guide and he was an encyclopedia for Philadelphia!! We throughly enjoyed...More
Hello Jamie_Catherine, Thank you for choosing Philadelphia Trolley Works & 76 Carriage Co. I am pleased you and your family enjoyed your carriage ride with Bill, and thank you for recommending us.
Great way to see the many sights of downtown Philadelphia. No worries of taking a cab, uber or extensive walking. My wife and I purchased the 3 day pass. It allows us to see the museums and attractions we are interested in. Very well worth...More
Hello stever1957, Thank you for choosing Philadelphia Trolley Works & Big Bus. I am pleased you found your tour experience a "great way" to see the sites and attractions of Philadelphia. I am also glad you were able to take advantage of the 3 day...More
I usually avoid these buses because my ego thinks I'm too much of a traveler to do the most obviously touristy activities. But, we were only in Philly for 2 days, I grew up nearby so I'd seen much of it, and we decided this...More
Hello Gayle H, Thank you for choosing Philadelphia Trolley Works & Big Bus. I am pleased that overall you enjoyed your tour experience and appreciated most of our knowledgeable tour guides. All our guides present the wonderful stories of Philadelphia's important and fascinating history using...More
We used a one day pass. We learned about the city and it's history. Guides made it enjoyable, were able to answer the questions we had. Easy way to get around. Pickup areas are marked well. A bus usually shows up about every 20 mins....More
Hello lv2tvlatl, Thank you for choosing Philadelphia Trolley Works & Big Bus Philadelphia. I am pleased you enjoyed the tour, and in particular, our guides. I am glad they provided an engaging and interesting tour, and were able to answer your questions. I agree, if...More
We bought the Bib Bus Hop on Hop off as part of the Philadelphia City Pass and used it extensively. The guides were consistently good, not too corny with mainly good historical info and architectural observations.
Hello Cal30Prez Thank your for choosing Philadelphia Trolley Works & Big Bus. I am pleased you enjoyed your tour experience. Thank you for acknowledging our guides. They take great pride in sharing the history & interesting stories of their city.
The visit was different than I expected, it is a independently self directed tour, this took a little acclimatising to as you needed to listen well to the woman instructions when she picked you up. However she was very clear and very helpful on what...More
Hello Traveller7A, Thank you for choosing Philadelphia Trolley Works Amish Experience. I am pleased you enjoyed your tour and that you had a "great day". Also, thank you for acknowledging all the staff. They do appreciate the recognition for a job well done.
REASONS TO GIVE 5 STARS: 1) My 78 year old mother and I bought the 2-day ticket so that we would have cheap transportation between sites for a couple of days. 2) On the first day, we hopped up to the upper level of the...More
Hello teleiap, Thank you for choosing Philadelphia Trolley Works & Big Bus, and for your detailed review. Your feedback is very important to us. I am pleased that overall, you enjoyed your tour experience, and were able to utilize our two day pass for both...More
We loved this bus tour! VERY informative and fun! We had the back seats on the top and enjoyed the breeze on a hot summer day. (Watch out for low branches of trees near the Penitentiary!) What a great way to see the city of...More
Hello Wendy P, Thank you for choosing Philadelphia Trolley Works & Big Bus. I am glad you "loved" the tour and found it a "great way" to see Philadelphia. Our guides strive to provide an engaging and informative tour, so I am pleased that was...More