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Overview
Satisfy your sweet tooth on a food tour of Philadelphia that features the city's best donuts. Visit four renowned donut makers, including Beiler’s Donuts and Federal Donuts. This walking tour is ideal for kids and adults, and with stops in South Street and Reading Terminal Market, it provides participants with an orientation to the city.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Federal Donuts
    540 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147, USA
    The first stop on the donut tour is Federal Donuts at 540 South Street. Keep a look out for one of our guides. They will most likely be wearing an Underground Donut Tour t-shirt or sweatshirt.
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    South Street
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Reading Terminal Market
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Federal Donuts
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 4
    Dottie's Donuts
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 5
    Sweet Charlie's
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 6
    Reading Terminal Market
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 7
    Beilers Doughnuts
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • You'll end at
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Highlights
  • Visit four famous donut bakeries
  • Includes tastings of several sugary treats
  • Walk through the city and experience its atmosphere
  • Hear live commentary about Philadelphia's history
Important Information
Departure Point
Federal Donuts, 540 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Beiler's Donuts - Reading Market, 51 N 12th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA Sweet Charlie's, 711 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
Inclusions
  • Food Tasting
  • Entry/Admission - South Street
  • Entry/Admission - Reading Terminal Market
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Isabel wrote a review Mar 2020
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Our guide Joe was really knowledgable and a great guide! He told us really interesting stories and had great recommendations about the city in general. This tour is definitely a must-do!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from jeffwoelker_donut, Owner at Underground Donut Tour: Philadelphia's First Donut Tour
Responded 1 Sep 2020
Thank you for taking the time to review us. You were one of our last pre-covid guests so it means a lot to us that you enjoyed yourselves. We are back in business so please spread the word since donut love is meant to be shared!
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Alyssa K wrote a review Mar 2020
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This tour was a great time! Was really fun to try 4 different types/places of donuts and learn some history of the city along the way. The tour guide was really friendly and knowledgable as well. Price was definitely affordable too. Would recommend to anyone interested in donuts
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Response from jeffwoelker_donut, Owner at Underground Donut Tour: Philadelphia's First Donut Tour
Responded 1 Sep 2020
What's not to love about strawberry/lavender! So glad you took the time to review us! We hope to see you again real soon.
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Laura S wrote a review Mar 2020
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Great and very unique experience. Donuts were delicious and also lots of history was also included while on the tour. Tour guide was very good with presentation and very enthusiastic. Great tour even in the very cold. Bring you appetite and have a unique story to tell
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from jeffwoelker_donut, Owner at Underground Donut Tour: Philadelphia's First Donut Tour
Responded 1 Sep 2020
You taking the time to review us warms our heart! Thank you so much. We hope to host you again real soon in any of our cities!
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Julie R wrote a review Feb 2020
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An excellent morning exploring the city! Our guide was personable and enthusiastic about Philadelphia, its history, and its donuts.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from jeffwoelker_donut, Owner at Underground Donut Tour: Philadelphia's First Donut Tour
Responded 24 Feb 2020
Thank you so much for hanging out with us! We hope to host you again real soon!
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Kristin wrote a review Feb 2020
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Not only were the donuts fantastic, our tour guide Joe gave us entertaining & inclusive bits of historical information. He also had strong Phil Dunphy energy - highly recommend!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from jeffwoelker_donut, Owner at Underground Donut Tour: Philadelphia's First Donut Tour
Responded 24 Feb 2020
HAHAHA! Phil Dunphy vibe is ALL Joe! Thank you so much for hanging out with us! We hope to see you again real soon!
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Marc B
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Amazing Tour
Alanna was an amazing tour guide, she was friendly, very knowledgeable and connected with the group throughout the
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FJJunior
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Fun time, but pricey
Our guide Drew did a great job. He was full of information about the donut shops, and also provided some nice histo
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such246
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Doughnuts...YUM!!
This tour was perfect for my husband and I. I have to admit, we’re not big “tour” people (we prefer to see places a
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  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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