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01 - Authentic Philadelphia Food 910B CourseCatalog/images/new.gif

The tour will start at Reading Terminal Market for time on your own.  The Market boasts more than 80 unique merchants, three of which are descendants of original stand holders from when it opened more than 110 years ago. The Reading Terminal Market is one of America’s largest and oldest public markets, housed since 1893 in a National Historic Landmark building. The Market offers an incredible selection of locally grown & exotic produce, locally sourced meats and poultry, plus the finest seafood, cheeses, baked goods, and confections. You’ll find everything you need to create a memorable meal, from cookbooks, to table linens, to kitchenware, to fresh cut flowers, and more. Plus the widest variety of restaurants under one roof. Sit-down eateries are scattered throughout the market. (1.5 Hours)

The tour will then head to the infamous stairs which were run by Rocky Balboa. 
 Either run or walk the stairs  and take a picture with the Rocky Statue. (45 Min)

Next the Authentic Philly Food Tour – Located in the historic Manayunk, you’ll learn about the neighborhood’s 300 year old history, growing from humble roots as a mill town to the thriving and energetic Philadelphia neighborhood it is today. Enjoy substantial tastings, anticipate 5-7 tastings, equivalent to a progressive lunch – meaning most people do leave feeling pleasantly full, representing Philly’s most famous cultural foods like cheesesteaks, tomato pie, and soft pretzels. This tour is family-friendly, and suitable for all ages, with a moderate walking pace.

The tour route has a minimum of 2 public restrooms throughout the tour.

**We are able to accommodate Vegetarian and Nut-Free requests, but not Vegan, Gluten-Free, or Dairy-Free. Please specify requests upon booking.

**The Food Tour covers approximately 1.5-2 miles, with about 30 minutes of seated time. The Authentic Philly Food Tour in Manayunk has a sunny tour route with hills and several flights of outdoor stairs, and is not recommended for those with walking difficulties or wheelchairs. Tour is not recommended for those with difficulty walking or recent knee surgeries. (2.5 hours)

General Bus Trip Information:
Sit back and enjoy as the driver takes you to your destination.
Bring along your morning coffee and eats or wait for the coffee stop along the way.
Always be prepared, you may leave jackets, umbrellas and items on the bus during the day if not needed.

Please note that the bus trip itinerary is subject to slight changes as well as the depart and return times.
The companies we hire make every effort to keep them as listed. If different you will be notified.

We ask that you arrive 15 minutes before departure time to check in with the tour guide.
The motor coach will depart promptly at the departure time listed.
The gratuity for the bus driver is included.
You will receive an email from Survey Monkey after completion of the class.
We appreciate your feedback as it helps us improve and expand the program.

Sessions:  1
Dates:  4/13/2019 to 4/13/2019
Meeting Time:  Saturday 7:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Location:  Adult Learning Center Parking Lot
Instructor:  Kelly Sullivan S&S Travel LLC
Fees: 
$109.00   (Class Fee)
28 Seats Available
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Valley Regional Adult Education 415 Howe Avenue
Shelton, CT 06484
(203) 924-6651

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