An environmentally friendly walking tour is always the obvious best choice to see and learn about a city.
Travel at a relaxed pace, develop a sense of place, and socially connect and interact with local businesses, people and landmarks of Knoxville!
Explore the history of the city including the development and achievements of Knoxville as well as special insights on local culture, art and architecture.
Enjoy multiple food tastings of signature and specially selected dishes at some of Knoxville's best new and iconic restaurants featuring local products in Southern and Appalachian cuisine. Enough for a meal and more!
Experience downtown Knoxville like a local by traveling through the revitalized neighborhoods of Market Square, Gay Street or the Old City with historian and author of the book Lost Restaurants of Knoxville, Paula Johnson.
Pairings & Perks
Add pairings from local craft beer breweries, wine flights, craft cocktails, Tennessee whiskey, bourbons or even moonshine. Enjoy our Partner Perks - special deals for tour guests from great local shops, boutiques and services!
Ticket price of $99 per person includes:
A guided historical tour of the city, food tastings and gratuities for servers at restaurants.
Flavors of Gay St. & Market Square
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Click on the Calendar to check availability of dates and to purchase tickets.
Note: Our online ticket sales cut off 24 hours in advance, but it is possible that we have tickets available on the day of the tour and can make the transaction over the phone for you. If the tour you are looking at on the calendar says call to book, please leave a message and your call will be returned as soon as possible.
Additionally, if you do not see a time listed on the calendar that will work with your schedule, please call, and depending on the day, we may be able to start a tour at a flexible time for you.
For additional tour information, please visit our FAQ page.