Best Local Tours
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  • 3. Experience

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

  • 4. Availability

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  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Bitter Minnesota Brewery Tours

Bitter Minnesota Brewery Tours handles local tours in Minneapolis. The company offers all-inclusive tours of the best craft breweries in the Minneapolis and St. Paul metropolitan area with friendly tour guides, a safe ride, unlimited tastings, and food truck options for eating as well. Tours last approximately three hours and include pickup and drop-off, bottled water on the bus, super spicy pretzels for a snack, a cooler for any purchased growlers, and the option for clients to bring their own beer to enjoy on the bus as well. Private tours are also available and can be customized for birthdays, special occasions, and corporate events, and tours can be booked right on Bitter Minnesota's website.

Minneapolis, MN(612) 568-2404


Happy Trolley Craft Brewery Tours

Happy Trolley Craft Brewery Tours is a Minneapolis local tour company. Customers appreciate fun, safe, and affordable tours to the best breweries that Minneapolis has to offer, and tours are available to the public, for private individuals and groups, and for corporate outings as well. Guides provide in-depth knowledge and history of each establishment, some Twin City fun facts, and tasting recommendations, and different tour options are available for Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Guests receive one free pint at each brewery as well as growlers on the trolley between stops, and each tour includes three craft brewery visits over the course of three and a half hours. Private and corporate tours can include breweries per the clients' choosing along with dinner as well if desired.

Minneapolis, MN(612) 607-3681


Minnesota Wine Country Tours

Minnesota Wine Country Tours is a Minneapolis local tour group. Individuals can visit local wineries and learn all about the development of grape varieties that can endure the region's cold winters as well as the involvement of the University of Minnesota and the Minnesota Grape Growers Association. Tours focus on a particular region chosen by the client, and names of all possible wineries in the Northern, Western, and Southern regions can be found on the company's website. Transport consists of 14-person transit vans, SUVs, or motorcoaches for larger groups, tours can last up to nine hours, and knowledgeable guides make the excursion relaxing, interesting, and fun. Minnesota Wine Country Tours can also customize tours for small groups, wedding and other parties, and larger corporate events as well.

Minneapolis, MN(612) 314-9463


Mobile Entertainment, LLC

Mobile Entertainment, LLC offers local tours in Minneapolis. The company specializes in Segway tours with options such as the Minneapolis Magical History Tour, the Minneapolis Insider, the St. Paul Magical History Tour: Cathedral Hill, and the St. Paul Magical History Tour: Lowertown. Full details including stops for each tour can be reviewed on Mobile Entertainment's site, and tours include a professional guide, a free training session, refreshments, and helmet. The company team is made up of Segway Certified coaches who are insured and travel around the country to provide Segway fun for guided tours and rentals, corporate team building, trade shows, conventions, company picnics and other events, festivals, parties, and fairs. Mobile Entertainment has been featured in Mpls. St. Paul Magazine, and training to become Segway certified is also available.

Minneapolis, MN(952) 888-9200


MSP Tours

MSP Tours is a St. Paul local tour company. Visitors to the area can enjoy a self-guided audio tour using the public transportation system for a fun, sustainable, and educational way to explore and learn about the Twin Cities. A map and audio device can be conveniently picked up at the airport or MSP's downtown office, and tour options include the two-hour Layover Tour and the Local Discover Tour, which can last over three hours and includes local culture, architecture, and natural beauty as well as the best shops, markets, and restaurants. The Day Tour for complete coverage of local landmarks and sights is also available, and clients can even request customized audio guides. MSP Tours is sponsored by Mall of America and Metro Transit.

Saint Paul, MN(612) 229-9945


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(507) 533-5348


The Traveling Tap

The Traveling Tap is a local tour company in Minneapolis. Visitors and residents alike hire the group's mega pedal bike for pub crawls and brewery tours, sightseeing tours, birthdays and other special events, bachelor and bachelorette parties, corporate parties, and pre-game tailgating, and people can also inquire about themed rides around the city such as Sunday Funday, 80s Party, and Western Yee-Haw. Routes include the Downtowner, the Nordeaster, the Uptowner, the 7th Street Beat, the Dinkytowner, and the Scenic Stone Archer, and interested parties can review details for each ride on The Travelling Tap's site and can also book a reservation online as well. Clients enjoy some Minneapolis sights and fun along with some drinks and exercise, and merchandise from the company is also available.

Minneapolis, MN(651) 260-0060


Twin Cities Brewery Tours

Twin Cities Brewery Tours provides local tours in the Minneapolis area. The team is passionate about showing off the local craft brewery scene and offers a couple options including the Craft Brew Hop, which takes place Thursday through Sunday and includes one pint at each location, snacks, bottled water, a cooler for purchased growlers, and a friendly, knowledgeable guide as well. The Behind the Brew tour is a four-hour excursion to three local breweries where individuals get to meet the team, learn about their process, and get a full behind-the-scenes tour as well as tasting. Transportation includes luxury coaches and an open-air bus, and customized tours are also available for private reunions and celebrations, corporate and small business events, bachelor and bachelorette parties, birthday parties, and other special occasions.

Minneapolis, MN(612) 750-9898


Twin Cities Food Tours

Twin Cities Food Tours has been serving the Minneapolis community with local tours since 2010. The group aims to offer up some great food, history, and cultural background on the Twin Cities and focuses on the diverse culinary traditions of the area as well as local, sustainable food trend. Visitors and locals alike can enjoy the Historic Northeast Minneapolis Food Tasting and Cultural Walking Tour for authentic cuisine from six different eateries/specialty stores including the sausages served at the Minnesota Twins Stadium and also take in some historic, architectural, and cultural sites. Interested parties can buy tickets on the company's site and can review the exact locations visited, what to wear, time, price, capacity, and other details online as well.

Minneapolis, MN(800) 656-0713


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(612) 240-6048


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