Philadelphia Big Bus Double Decker Sightseeing Tour

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What To Expect

Climb aboard the Double Decker Big Bus and enjoy the history, cultural attractions, dining and shopping along the route. Hop on and off at any of our 27 stops or just sit back and enjoy the ride!


  • Explore Philadelphia and hop on and off as you please at any of the 21 stops

  • Choose between a two-day or three-day option

  • Visit America's first zoo or shop along South Street

  • Retrace the steps of Benjamin Franklin on a free* walking tour

  • See Philadelphia's Chinatown, the Rodin Museum, the Love Park and more!


Hop on Hop Off tour in Philadelphia
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Meeting Point:
Northeast corner of 5th and Market Streets
1 day or 2 days
daily at regular intervals
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See the steps that Rocky climbed, enjoy an authentic cheese steak or Philadelphia Soft pretzel, celebrate Ben Franklin's 300th birthday, retrace the steps of our founding fathers, visit America's first Z00 or shop along South Street.

Choose between a Today & Tomorrow Pass and a 1 Day Pass which will give you the freedom to hop on and off as you please on any of the 27 stops provided throughout the tour.

Operating Hours

Summer (from Memorial Day to Labor Day)

Daily from 09:30 to 18:00

Fall (Oct to Nov) and Spring (April to end of May)

Daily from 09:30 to 18:00

Winter (December to March)

Daily from 10:00 to 16:00

List of Stops

  • Stop 1. Independence Visitor's Center

  • Stop 2. Betsy Ross House

  • Stop 3. United States Mint/Ben Franklin's Grave

  • Stop 4. National Constitution Center

  • Stop 5. Chinatown

  • Stop 6. Reading Terminal Market/Convention Center Marriott/Macy's

  • Stop 7. Love Park/City Hall

  • Stop 8. Cathedral Basilica of Sts. Peter And Paul/ Sister Cities

  • Stop 9. Barnes Foundation

  • Stop 10. Rodin Museum

  • Stop 11. Eastern State Penitentiary

  • Stop 12. Perelman Building of Philadelphia Art Museum

  • Stop 13. Philadelphia Zoo

  • Stop 14. Memorial Hall/Please Touch Museum/Fairmount Park

  • Stop 15. Rocky Steps

  • Stop 16. Philadelphia Museum of Art

  • Stop 17. Franklin Institute/Logan Circle

  • Stop 18. One Liberty Observation Deck

  • Stop 19. The Bellevue/Rittenhouse Square

  • Stop 20. Academy of Music/Broad Street

  • Stop 21. Antiques Row

  • Stop 22. South Street/Head House Square

  • Stop 23. Vietnam Veterans Memorial

  • Stop 24. Hilton Philadelphia at Penn’s Landing/Columbus Boulevard

  • Stop 25. Penn's Landing/Waterfront

  • Stop 26. Old City/Christ Church

  • Stop 27. Museum of American Jewish History

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  • Today and Tomorrow or 1 Day Pass (depending on option selected)


  • Meals and drinks

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Personal expenses

  • Optional activity costs

Please Note

  • Children below 4 years old are free of charge if seated on adult's lap.

  • Audio guide available in French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and Mandarin.

  • Trolleys and Big Bus Double Decker vehicles operate interchangeably on the tour. Your pass is good for either vehicle.

  • All tours are subject to availability and are on a first come, first served basis.

  • The Today and Tomorrow Pass is valid for the day it is purchased and all of the next day.

  • Tours end at 5th & Market/Liberty Bell.

  • This tour may be cancelled during adverse weather conditions.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation: 2 days or more prior to start date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 1 day or less prior to date of activity.

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