Philadelphia Duck Tour

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70 minutes
Departs from
Independence Visitor Center (6th and Chestnut streets)
Returns to
Returns to original departure point
Time of departure
Tours depart frequently throughout the day
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Tour description provided by Viator

Embark on a Storytelling Experience
Your Captain is U.S. Coast Guard certified and an expert on Philadelphia history.

Goes where no other tour can
Ride through historic Old City, by City Hall and the Museum District. See Independence Hall, The Liberty Bell, Carpenter’s Hall, Betsy Ross House, Elfreth’s Alley, Franklin’s Grave, Chinatown, City Hall, Rodin Museum, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Declaration House, and more. Splashdown into the Delaware River for a fun cruise. See America’s first Water Works, Boat House Row, and the city skyline. Ride The Ducks tour is on a portion of the scenic Delaware River that is free of large commercial traffic.

Get the Famous Wacky Quacker
Free with every ride, the Wacky Quacker makes your tour experience fun and interactive. Quack along with the Captains as they tell their stories. Grab locals' attention and get the Duck rocking as you roll through the streets of the city.

Ride Out of the History Books
Each vehicle resembles the famous WWII DUKW amphibious design. Each vehicle is built from the ground up using the latest in marine design and safety. The vehicles are USCG certified and tested regularly to ensure a safe and comfortable tour.

What's included

  • A 70 minute fun water and land tour of the area
  • Wacky quacker
  • Local taxes

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pick up and drop off