New for 2015, the Sweet History Tour lets you enjoy a nice 90 minute stroll through Scottsdale while learning some interesting facts about Old Town. We’ll also take a ride on the Old Town Scottsdale trolley.
This tour features a look at some of the art that enriches Downtown Scottsdale, and we’ll also sample 3 tasty treats along the way.
You’ll be given the opportunity to make purchases at different stops, and we’ll also provide great lunch recommendations.
What you’ll eat: We’ll sample olive oil/basalmic vinegar, homemade gelato, candy and chocolates from Old Town Scottsdale’s top local shops.
What you’ll experience: We’ll cover the history of Scottsdale and its important figures, and visit several of Old Town’s most popular neighborhoods.
Please note: This is not a food tour. We will only receive a few sweet samples.
WhenEvery Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Tours run rain or shine
DurationThis tour will take approximately 90 minutes
Meeting PlaceThis tour starts and finishes at the south side of the Soleri Bridge, located at 4420 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
TransportIf you are arriving via trolley, use the stop next to Breakfast Club and walk one block north.
If you are driving, there is free parking available in the parking lot behind Breakfast Club. Most street parking in Old Town is for three hours, which will provide enough time for the tour.
From there, it will be a 90 minute walking tour (with a possible trolley ride) with several 10-15 minute food stops along the way.
Group sizeFood tours serve up to 16 guests, and you can buy individual tickets; tours with less than 5 people will be rescheduled or refunded.
InclusionsDessert and iced tea samples, fully qualified, knowledgeable, award winning tour guide
DifficultyMedium (approx 3 miles of total walking with 10-15 minute rest stops at shops)
AgesThis tour is open to guests of all ages. For guests with young children, please be prepared to push a stroller or carry the child during your walk
Sweet History Tour
What You’ll Eat
We’ll sample olive oil/basalmic vinegar, homemade gelato, candy and chocolates from Old Town Scottsdale’s top local shops.
What You’ll Experience
We’ll cover the history of Scottsdale and its important figures, and visit several of Old Town’s most popular neighborhoods.