Best Local Tour Guides in Minneapolis

Why These Local Tour Guides?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Minneapolis Local Tour Guides on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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The Fit Tourist

The Fit Tourist has been providing local tours in Minneapolis since 2011. Tourists, locals with visiting friends and family, and conference attendees enjoy the unique sights and history tidbits while being able to bicycle or walk around the Twin Cities area. Bike tours last two and a half to three and a half hours and include the Downtown Tour, Cruisin' to the Lakes, and River Ramble, and walking tours of around two and a half miles include the Mill City River Tour and Heart of the City. Interested parties can check out availability directly on The Fit Tourist's website as well as book a tour online, and customers have enjoyed the ability to combine some outdoor exercise and fresh air with scenic and educational tours.

Minneapolis, MN 55413


Twin Cities Tours®

Twin Cities Tours® has been offering private tours throughout the Minneapolis area for almost 20 years. The team has led thousands of sightseeing tours with various options to choose from such as the trademark Twin Cities Tour, Church & Sacred Sites, The Mississippi River, and the Architecture Tour displaying the various styles of buildings, sculpture, bridges, and other sights around the Twin Cities. The Mary Tyler Moore Tour allows people to pass by Mary Tyler Moore's home, TV studio, favorite spots, and where she walked around the lake, and tours can also be customized per a client's requests. The founder is a former limo and cab driver as well as city bus driver who knows every street of the city and enjoys showing visitors the unique beauty of both Minneapolis and Saint Paul.

Minneapolis, MN 55407


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