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Architecture and attitude set Pittsburgh apart, as does its surroundings. Set between the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers and the upland ridge of Mt Washington, this city has a distinctive geography; physically, it is very much defined by its mountains and rivers. While this is the main urban center for western Pennsylvania, it has avoided the economic depression of the surrounding region by investing in 'meds and eds' – hospitals and universities – buttressing its economy with expansive intellectual energy.


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$75 Tours & Sightseeing

Pittsburgh, North Shore and Oakland Private Guided Tour

Your private guide will lay all of Pittsburgh at your feet and take you anywhere you want to go! A typical Itinerary begins with a climb up Mt. Washington on the Duquesne Incline for an unexcelled view of one of the world's most perfect city settings. Next you'll open Pittsburgh's Front Door and stop on the North Shore at the Fred Rogers Statue for a view of the world's second tallest fountain and a drive past the home of the Pirates and the Steelers who made Pittsburgh the "City of Champions". Crossing the Allegheny River you'll enter Pittsburgh's Cultural Disrtrict before stopping at the "Tomb of the Unknown Bowler" at PPG Place. Passing through Downtown Pittsburgh you'll see the sights and hear stories of what was once the world's third richest city. Then it's on to Oakland, Pittsburgh's medical and educational center. In the time remaining you can go to the top of Schenley Park for a different vista or return to your starting point via the Monongahela Valley.About Your GuideYour guide was chosen by St. James Palace to escort the future King of England and has provided Guide Service to The White House, many Fortune 500 Corporations, tour companies, familes, and individuals. He is a proud direct descendant of one of the leaders of The Amalgamated Association of Iron and Steel Workers who fought in the Battle of Homestead (1892).

$32.49 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Hard Rock Cafe Pittsburgh

Back in 1971, Americans Isaac Tigrett and Peter Morton opened the first Hard Rock Cafe in London. Their landlord didn’t think they could pull it off, so he granted them a three-month lease. How wrong that landlord was. Today, the franchise - which includes cafes, casinos and hotels - can be found in more than 63 countries. The franchise owns the world's greatest collection of music memorabilia, and you can see it on display at its locations around the globe. Enjoy a prix-fixe menu at the Hard Rock Cafe in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Each meal comes with a dessert and your choice of tea, coffee or soda. See the Sample Menu below for entrée options.Sample Menu Please note: All meal options come with a dessert and your choice of coffee, tea or sodaBLUE GRASSChoice of Main Course: • Hard Rock's Cheeseburger or Bacon Cheeseburger with fries • Honey Mustard Grilled Chicken Sandwich with fries • Barbecue Pulled Pork Sandwich with fries • Classic Chicken Caesar Salad • Pasta with Marinara Sauce topped with fresh herbs and Parmesan cheese. Served with garlic toastHIP HOPChoice of Main Course: • Legendary Premium-Sized Angus Beef Cheeseburger or Bacon Cheeseburger with fries • Twisted Mac, Chicken & Cheese • Classic Chicken Caesar Salad • Tupelo Chicken Tenders with fries • Barbecue Pulled Pork Sandwich with friesJAZZChoice of Main Course, house salad and dessert: • Full Rack of Hickory Smoked Pork Ribs with fries, cowboy beans and citrus coleslaw • Legendary Premium-Sized Angus Beef Cheeseburger or Bacon Cheeseburger with fries • New York strip steak (12 oz) with mashed potatoes and seasonal vegetable • Grilled Norwegian salmon (8 oz) with mashed potatoes and seasonal vegetable • Barbecue chicken with fries, cowboy beans and citrus coleslaw • Twisted Mac, Chicken & CheeseBelow menu options will be available from April 1 2017:ACOUSTIC • Main entrée: Choice of any Hard Rock signature burger, hickory smokehouse sandwich or Texan, entrée salad or sandwich from the menu* • Choice soft drink, coffee or tea • Chef’s Dessert*Restrictions apply ELECTRICChoice of main course, soft drink and dessert: • Steak, chicken or shrimp fajitas • Grilled salmon • Any Hard Rock signature burger or sandwich • Smokehouse hickory chicken, ribs or duo patter • Twisted Mac, chicken and cheesePlease note: menu items are subject to change without notice.

$99 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Pittsburgh Brewery Tour with Lunch or Dinner

Get to know Pittsburgh's thriving beer scene on these guided daytime and evening brewery tours. Chat with our tour guide beer expert and learn about the equipment used to make beer, the brewing process and, of course, what all the different kinds of beer taste like — at least 15 to 20 of them, in fact. Meet the expert beer guide and the rest of the tour group at 112 Washington Place, at the valet of the Marriott Center City. Learn from the guide about the beer-making process and what to expect during this inside look at four different Pittsburgh-based breweries. This 5-hour tour is perfect for beer beginners, aficionados and home-based brewers alike. Also, find out what foods pair well with different styles of beer on either the daytime (lunch) or evening (dinner) tour.  Stops may include the Couch, Strange Roots, Penn brew, Hop Farm, and more! This tour combines humor, history, education, and good food to help explore Pittsburgh's celebrated beers and breweries. Relax with round trip transportation and a full afternoon of tastings on the ultimate brew tour experience.

$169 Private & Custom Tours

Pittsburgh Private Tours

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Duquesne Incline, Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaThis is just one of the many stops on this tourDuration: 30 minutes

$510 Day Trips & Excursions

Niagara Falls, NYC, Philadelphia, D.C., Pittsburgh & Cleveland Tour From Chicago

ItineraryDay 1: Chicago – Detroit – Toledo – ClevelandStop At: GM Renaissance Center, Detroit, MichiganOur tour will start with Detroit, the American automobile capital, where we will visit the Henry Ford Museum, which has an extensive collection including John F. Kennedy's presidential limousine, Thomas Edison's laboratory, Abraham Lincoln's chair from Ford's Theatre, the Wright Brothers' bicycle shop and the bus that Rosa Parks sat in.General Motors Company is an American multinational corporation that designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes vehicles and vehicle parts, and sells financial services, with global headquarters in Detroit's Renaissance Center.Duration: 12 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Overnight stay at Cleveland. Comfort Inn, OR Similar.Day 2: Niagara Falls - RochesterStop At: Niagara Falls, Niagara Falls, New YorkToday we are going to see the renowned Niagara Falls. At Niagara Falls, we will learn the legend of Niagara Falls by watching an IMAX movie, and later we will ride the famous Maid of the Mist boat and view the falls up-close.Later you can choose either: A. to stay in the Falls Park for self-exploration till returning to the hotel; (or)B. take an optional Niagara Falls In-depth Tour (Include Whirlpool State Park & Old Fort Niagara)At the end we will head to Goat Island and visit Cave of the Winds.We will stay in hotel located in Rochester.* The first sail date of the Maid of the Mist (US side) is in Mid May (to be determined)Duration: 12 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Overnight stay at Rochester. LA QUINTA INN, DAYS INN, OR Similar.Day 3: Rochester - Watkins Glen State Park - New YorkStop At: Watkins Glen State Park, Watkins Glen, Finger Lakes, New YorkToday we will explore Watkins Glen State Park, which is located in the village of Watkins Glen, south of Seneca Lake in Schuyler County in New York's Finger Lakes region. There are 19 waterfalls along the canyon trail about two miles away. There are excellent mountain climbing trails, waterfalls that can be seen from close quarters (mandatory, $15/person).Then, we will reach New York City, where we can visit The Metropolitan Museum of Art, one of the biggest museums in the world.A deep New York night tour ($25/person) will also be arranged in the evening. We will visit Times Square, Rockefeller Center and more.After that, we will return to the hotel.Duration: 12 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Overnight stay at New York. Days Inn, Red Roof Inn, Wyndham Garden Hotel Newark Airport, OR Similar.Day 4: New York - PhiladelphiaStop At: Statue of Liberty, New York City, New YorkContinue our tour in New York City!On the second day. We will stroll through the New York Stock Exchange, Trinity Church and the famous Wall Street, take picture of a bronze sculpture Charging Bull.Take elevator to the New York City landmark new World trade Center, bird view Manhattan and Central Park.Then visit 911 Memorial Park.Take cruise on Hudson River to see Statue of Liberty and Brooklyn Bridge.We will also visit the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum to appreciate the super strength of the world's first military power as well.When we reach Philadelphia, we visit Independence National Historical Park to see Independent hall and Liberty Bell.Take open-top double-decker bus to learn about the birthplace of more than 30 East American historical cradles. The bus will start from stock exchange building, stop at the Plaza of Love (*mandatory, $32/person).Duration: 12 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Overnight stay at Philadelphia. Comfort Inn, OR Similar.Day 5: Washington D.C. - PittsburghStop At: Lincoln Memorial, Washington DC, District of ColumbiaToday we will explore Washington D.C!At Washington D.C., we will visit the Lincoln Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and Korean War Memorial.We can take photos of the White House.In the Madame Tussauds Presidents Wax Museum, you can take pictures with Presidents Obama, Trump and other celebrities.We will also pass by the Jefferson Memorial, Washington Monument, and World War II Memorial etc.Next, we will have Washington D.C. in-depth tour (*mandatory, $25/person): Including the Capitol Hill, Library of congress (Inside visit.), and Supreme Court (Photo stop).After it, take Capital Cruise to enjoy the view of the US’s mother river, the Potomac River.Tour in D.C. ended here, we are heading to Pittsburgh and see State Point Park, where has the largest fountain in Pittsburgh.After dinner, we will go back to the hotel.Note:If Capitol Hill and Library of Congress are closed, we will visit Marine Corps War Memorial and U.S. Air Force Monument instead.Duration: 12 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Overnight stay at Pittsburgh. Quality Inn, Comfort Inn, OR Similar.Day 6: Cleveland - ChicagoStop At: Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland, OhioToday, we will travel to Cleveland, the best residential city in the United States.Our tour of the city includes a stop at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, which was established in 1986, located on the shores of the fourth-largest lake of the five Great Lakes in North America - Lake Erie. Here we can see the recordings and costumes left by the music superstars we know.Later, we will return to Chicago. Drop-off infoDrop-off Location:1. Chicago: 2100 S Wentworth Ave, Chicago, IL 606162. Perrysburg: 3430 Libbey Rd, (McDonalds) Perrysburg, OH 43551 3. Airport: Please schedule your flight departing from ORD airport after 7:00 pm (complimentary shuttle services).Duration: 12 hoursNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

$12 Tours & Sightseeing

Let's Roam Pittsburgh Scavenger Hunt

This is a self-led scavenger race that sends friends and family members capering around town to solve clues, participate in memorable photo challenges, and explore! Unlike other city-wide excursions, this one unshackles racers from the tyranny of official start times and concrete dates - - no tour guides or reservations required! Players simply download the Let's Roam app, enter their voucher code, choose a fun character, head to the starting line, and begin the scavenger hunt whenever they've got a spare two hours. During the process, players will hear fun stories and insights about historical sites while discovering hidden gems along the way.