Unique Baltimore Walking Tour

Duration: 2h
Languages: English
Guru: Sharon
Registered on July 12, 2023

Hello! My name is Sharon Schultz, also known as The Bay Lady. Having lived in Maryland for at least half a century, I am well acquainted with the beautiful Chesapeake Bay Region. I am excited to show out-of-town guests my favorite places and the best of Baltimore and the Chesapeake Bay.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Attention, travelers!

If you're seeking an engaging and immersive experience in the United States, Baltimore is a fantastic destination for a free walking tour.

This vibrant city offers a captivating blend of history, culture, diverse neighborhoods, and architectural wonders that are best explored on foot.

Allow me to provide you with a general overview of why Baltimore is an excellent place to embark on a walking tour and discover the hidden gems it has to offer.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    401 Light St, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    401 Light St, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
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    We will meet in front of the Baltimore Visitors Center at 401 Light Street, Baltimore, MD. I have long silver hair and wear a black cap to match my profile photo.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Baltimore Visitor Center & Harborplace

    Located in Harborplace, a tourist hub on the beautiful Baltimore Waterfront Promenade, this is an easily accessible, safe space for meetups, with tourist information and public facilities available inside.

  • 2
    Outside visit
    World Trade Center Baltimore & 911 Memorials

    Baltimore's World Trade Center, the world's tallest pentagonal tower with a 360 observation deck on the 127th floor, holds 3 heartfelt 9-11 Memorials safely in its shadow.

  • 3
    Outside visit
    Historic Ships in Baltimore

    Prominently docked along along Piers 3, 4 & 5 for inspection, is the Chesapeake, a 1930's Lightship, a WWII Sub, USS Torsk, a 1935 Treasury Class US Coast Guard Cutter, and the famous 1854 War Sloop, USS Constellation.

  • 4
    Outside visit
    Maryland Science Center & Rash Field

    The Maryland Science Center and Rash Field features several outdoor spaces providing educational situations and activities to passersby.

  • 5
    Outside visit
    Harbor East

    This is a new, multiple use area that features upscale waterfront hotels, restaurants and shops with spectacular views of the Harbor..

  • 6
    Outside visit
    National Aquarium

    Both the National Aquarium, housed in two massive glass pyramids on Piers 3 & 4, and the Seven Foot Knoll Lighthouse on Pier 5, rise majestically over the Inner Harbor.

  • 7
    Outside visit
    Pride of Baltimore Memorial

    A ship mast pays tribute to Baltimore's own Tall Ship aptly named, the Pride of Baltimore.

  • 8
    Outside visit
    Seven Foot Knoll Lighthouse

    This screw-pile Lighthouse was once positioned in the Patapsco River to light the way into Baltimore's Inner Harbor. Now retired on land, it is an important part of the living classroom program.

  • 9
    Outside visit
    Federal Hill

    Federal Hill has witnessed some 300 years of maritime history while guarding the harbor and today it provided breathtaking, panoramic views of the city.

  • 10
    Outside visit
    Little Italy

    A collection of iconic, authentic, Italian restaurants and bakeries.

  • 11
    Outside visit
    Power Plant Live!

    A gathering of bars and restaurants with outdoor seating under one big roof with live music.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Dawn 16 May 2024

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Travelled in group - May 2024
There was only going to be me which was unexpected! I decided it would be too intense and my tip would not have been enough for Sharon.
Lía 17 Mar 2024

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2024
Sharon ist sehr nett und kennt sich aus. Sie hat uns sogar ein kleines Goodie-Bag geschenkt! Ich würde immer wieder teilnehmen, wenn gleich man ihre Tour mit einer historischeren kombinieren könnte.
Paula 06 Feb 2024

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Travelled alone - Jan 2024
Sharon was a great guide, she showed us the part of the harbor with passion and patience, she told us unknown stories about Baltimore and she was punctual, polite and responsible with the tour appointment, she was very kind in sharing information with us prior to the tour and we are still in contact . It is a recommended tour with a local who loves the city, thank you!!!!
Tom 30 Dec 2023
Pompano Beach

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Travelled in couple - Dec 2023
Sharon was very nice, informative and knew the inner harbor like the palm of her hand. We had a great time
Allyson 03 Dec 2023

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Travelled in couple - Dec 2023
We enjoyed the tour! Sharon had a lot of good info to share and it was a good intro to the city.
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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