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Ybor City Historic Walking Tours

Centro Ybor, 7th Avenue entrance, Tampa, FL 33629
+1 813-505-6779
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Wonderful Walking Tour

Last weekend we joined Max Herman for a historic walking tour of Ybor City. This tour was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
rlclegg8116
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Savage, Minnesota
Ecucational and Engaging

Max Herman is the son of the man who started this business and who now runs it. Max has a solid... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AmosRedux
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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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There is no better way to experience Ybor City than at streetlevel on foot. Come discover this vibrant and diverse city. Ourwalking tours explore the many layers of history that make up the fabric of Ybor City. Tours start from the Vicente Martinez-Ybor statue at Centro Ybor on Seventh Avenue. Call for current schedule.
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Centro Ybor, 7th Avenue entrance, Tampa, FL 33629
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Centro Ybor, 7th Avenue entrance, Tampa, FL 33629
+1 813-505-6779
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Last weekend we joined Max Herman for a historic walking tour of Ybor City. This tour was recommended by one of our neighbors and we are glad we had the opportunity to take the tour. Max is very knowledgeable about the history of the area...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Max Herman is the son of the man who started this business and who now runs it. Max has a solid grasp of the history of Ybor City and presents it in an interesting and enjoyable way. You learn how this part of Tampa started...More

Thank AmosRedux
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lonnie Herman is very knowledgable about Ybor City and its history from its inception until today. He gives great historical background and make the tour very interesting. All in all a wonderful afternoon.

Thank CigarCity2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting tour of the City and its amazing history. You also get to walk on Cuba property. I normally not interested in city tours but this one was very interesting and worth the trip. Learned a lot about the city. Our guide Max was...More

Thank UconnHenry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Max Herman was a charming, knowledgeable tour guide. Easy walking, good cigar/gangster facts, and we left with a pretty good idea of early occupants of Ybor city. Worth the time to learn about the interesting history of the area.

Thank tata4now
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fascinating and entertaining walking tour of Ybor city. Learned much about the past, as well as the present, from Lonnie. Wonderful way to spend a few hours in Tampa!

Thank Julie B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great walking tour with great history and awesome food. Raymond was so full of knowledge of the city to share. You can tell he enjoys what he does. I would come back to do this tour again.

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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Lonnie Herman gave an excellent tour. He was very personable and kept the conversation interesting. Highly recommend!!

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Raymond is a gem as a tour guide, I am not a tour kinda person but this one is rich with history, great food and beverages and well worth the price. Raymond is a great guy, so unassuming yet with a rich understanding of the...More

Thank kiddogo
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

This is just a fantastic tour and the guide is excellent. We thoroughly enjoyed it, and can't wait to do the haunted tour.

Thank beth ann k
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Barry G
3 May 2017|
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Response from mcgregpub | Property representative |
Advance Reservations are required. The tour meets daily at 11 am except for Sunday at noon. Full info by calling 813-966-9966.
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Tom_and_Judy_9
28 December 2016|
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Response from Ann K | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a great guide.
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NEKingdomer
18 January 2016|
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Response from Christina W | Reviewed this property |
I would say a walker would be hard as it does cover a lot of territory up and down curbs and stairs to a few locations. Although unfortunate for you, one of the historic notes about Ybor is that the curbs are made of... More
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