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Unexpected Atlanta Walking Tours

925 reviews
Atlanta, GA, USA
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About Unexpected Atlanta Walking Tours
Unexpected Atlanta offers Atlanta Food Walks and Atlanta History Tours. With Atlanta Food Walks, you'll get: Amazing food, unexpected places, and powerful storytelling. Discover Atlanta on this delicious tour through Historic Downtown and Grant Park. We'll sample over 12 tastes at 5 to 7 restaurants and talk about the history and culture of Southern food and Atlanta. With Atlanta History Tours, you'll get: Immersive storytelling, unexpected places, and the best way to discover the history of the city. See Dr. King's neighborhood and learn how Atlanta changed the world on an easy two mile walking tour.
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Sample delicious Southern dishes and learn about Atlanta's history during a leisurely 3-hour walking and food tour in Grant Park. Stop into five eateries for tastings that might include dishes like shrimp and grits, short rib grilled cheese, and raspberry-hibiscus meringues. You'll also stroll past striking Victorian homes and the historical Oakland Cemetery. Your guide shares insights about the food scene and history of Atlanta on this small-group tour with generous eats.
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$75.00 per adult
228 reviews
Save time trying out restaurants based solely on recommendations only to be disappointed. This Atlanta food tour gives you the lay of the land when it comes to Southern food, and allows you to try 15 different tastings at seven super-popular eateries. Find your favorite spots, and then use your included coupon booklet to save money when you go back for a meal.
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$75.00 per adult
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Explore Atlanta through the lens of the Civil Rights movement on this Martin Luther King Jr.-themed tour of the Sweet Auburn neighborhood. See where the iconic Civil Rights leader worked and lived as you visit sites such as Ebenezer Baptist Church, the King Center, and the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historical Park. Throughout, your guide shares facts and stories about the Civil Rights movement in Atlanta.
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$25.00 per adult
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This tour was one of the few hilights during my time in Atlanta. The tour guide was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. I had a difficult time getting to the tour on time but the staff was very accommodating! The groups are small enough that it's...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Susan M
Reviewed today

Margaret was a wonderful tour guide! She projected genuine interest in the sights and history she was relating. The bakery needs an awning over the outside tables, and the growler stop could be eliminated or altered so that the tour group does not interfere with...More

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Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Margaret was a great guide and the food was awesome! I have lived near Atlanta for 19 years and had never been to this neighborhood or to this famous cemetery.

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Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Really enjoyed the tour - a great insight into MLK and the wider civil rights movement centered in Atlanta. Our guide Margaret was very informative and friendly- and gave great recommendations on other things to do in ATL

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Rjchew90
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our tour guide, Joy was exceptional in every way! It was our first day visiting ATL so we really didn't know what to expect. Throughout the walking tour she brought MLK's history to life! It was even crazier for us because our Airbnb was right...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Danielle S
Reviewed 3 days ago

We booked a private party version of the Atlanta Southern Food Tour for my husband's birthday. We had 19 adult guests -- a pretty large crowd for this kind of thing -- and most of us are Atlanta locals. Everyone had a great time, and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Emily was great. So knowledgeable and fun. Food was wonderful and we learned south about the city! Great experience.

Thank James E
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This tour and its’ hosts, Joy and Emily, transformed the life of Dr. King from political figurehead to true humanity! It also brought the city of Atlanta to life by sharing the little known history. Passing by the SCLC headquarters, WERD (the first black radio...More

Thank cel0380
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was in Atlanta visiting from Michigan. We thoroughly enjoyed the tour. Jamie, our guide was so passionate and knowledgeable. The food was so delicious and I enjoyed digging deeper into Atlanta's history. This tour is highly recommended.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Sheila C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This food tour was a great introduction to Atlanta. You get a bit of history, exposure to the downtown area, and delicious southern style dishes. Emily was our guide for the Saturday 11AM tour. She was extremely knowledgeable and entertaining. Highly recommend, and would definitely...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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emmcarpp
February 12, 2019|
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Response from Akila M | Property representative |
Hi there! Yes, we absolutely have vegetarian options and we love accommodating everyone and showcasing our favorite cuisine. Just let us know when you book that you are vegetarian and we will follow up and make sure we... More
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October 14, 2017|
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Response from brianbenefield | Reviewed this property |
All food is included and lots of it...just go you won't be disappointed
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Sue W
December 12, 2016|
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Response from Akila M | Property representative |
Sue, Thanks so much for your question. The tour starts at Paschal's and includes 7 restaurants along the way. The total tour time is 3.5 hours, but we recommend giving yourself 4 hours as a bit of leeway and to get back to... More
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