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OLD New Flexible Booking Policy and Updated Health and Safety Protocols to Protect Guests and Staff

Sunday, March 15th, 2020

We understand everyone is concerned about COVID-19. We are too. We have always prided ourselves as guiding our business by our moral compass. We are not just concerned for our bottom line, but take our role in the community very seriously. This text is to inform you what we are all doing to ensure the […]

Portland Walking Tours on TV

Friday, April 6th, 2012

Portland Walking Tours was recently featured on MERGE!, a TV magazine-format show hosted by the irrepressible Kelsey Beer (perfect name for someone doing features on Portland, isn’t it?) airing on KPDX-TV. In case you missed it, here’s the link. Enjoy!

New “Flavor Street” Food Cart Tour!

Wednesday, March 21st, 2012

Portland didn’t invent the food cart; we’ve just perfected it. For countless months, our number one question after a tour – from locals and visitors alike – has been which are the best food carts to try out. We all have our personal favorites and we figured why not show them off personally. So…welcome to […]

New Chocolate Decadence Tour!

Wednesday, September 8th, 2010

Chocolate! Rich, delicious, wonderful chocolate! We’re happy to announce that in addition to showcasing some of Portland’s best food, beer, and attractions, Portland Walking Tours is now showing off another of the city’s most delicious assets, its chocolate. Our new Chocolate Decadence tour is no mere candy shop tour, rather we’ve assembled some of PDX’s […]

New Culinary Tour Offers Second Helping Of Portland, Features Chocolate, Coffee and Local Cuisine

Thursday, June 5th, 2008

Portland Walking Tours Introduces All New Epicurean Excursion PORTLAND, Ore. – June 5, 2008 – Fresh off the success of Portland Walking Tours’ original Epicurean Excursion, the company has cooked up a second culinary exploration. Starting at 2 p.m. every Friday and Saturday, the new Epicurean Excursion takes walkers on a three and a half […]

Colleagues, Clues and A Little Competition

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

Highlight New Scavenger Hunts from Portland Walking Tours PORTLAND, Ore. – April 22, 2008 – There’s a new game in town for workers tired of typical company team-building exercises. Portland Walking Tours, local experts in city exploration, is introducing interactive scavenger hunts that encourage groups to flex their problem-solving and communication muscles, get creative under […]

From Dark Secrets to Dark Chocolate, Portland Walking Tours Kicks-off 2008 Season April 1st

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

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Big Changes in 2008

Wednesday, March 5th, 2008

There are some important changes to our tours in the 2008 tour season. There have been some big changes this year for Portland Walking Tours. Most importantly, we have moved the starting location for our tours. We will no longer begin any tours from inside the Visitors Information Center (VIC) located in Pioneer Courthouse Square. […]

Blood Runs Cold in New ”Beyond Bizarre” Tour Exploring Portland’s Haunted Hideaways and Supernatural Stories

Thursday, July 12th, 2007

Portland Walking Tours Introduces Bone-Chilling Ghost Tour July 1 PORTLAND, Ore. — Unexplained mysteries, ghostly adventures and spooky stories fill the new “Beyond Bizarre” evening tour from Portland Walking Tours. The tour begins July 1 and offers both family-friendly and over-18 versions.

Portland Walking Tours Recognized by City for Tours Ranging from Spooky to Scrumptious

Thursday, June 28th, 2007

We’re the 2007 Recipient of Portland Oregon Visitors Association President’s Award! PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland Walking Tours was honored today with the Portland Oregon Visitors Association (POVA) President’s Award for its contribution to the city’s successful tourism industry. “From Portland’s award-winning urban planning achievements to our renowned culinary scene, Portland Walking Tours perfectly showcase what […]