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Yella Umbrella Walking Tours

Open Now: 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Yella Umbrella Walking Tours
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No convicts here! Take a step beyond sightseeing and discover the intriguing history behind this unique colony. Join professional guide Bob Brady for a comprehensive insight into the founding of this planned, utopian society. Along the way you will...more
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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129 North Terrace | Strathmore Hotel, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

Bob was more than wiling to run the tour for just two of us. He is informative and friendly in his approach to his city. We spent an enjoyable 2 hours in his company and came away with a good understanding of Adelaide. I certainly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank mckeownmichael
Bob B, Owner at Yella Umbrella Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

It was a pleasure to have your company. Thanks for the positive review.

Reviewed 14 October 2018

We booked at the last minute and Bob was very accommodating. We weren't rushed. Plenty of history about the first settlers & different nationalities who first settled here. The coffee break was a nice little break & appreciated. Thanks for the photo too Bob, it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Bob B, Owner at Yella Umbrella Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

So good to have met you both. The chat around the coffee table is a great way to relax and rest the feet!

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

We had rarely before such a interesting city tour. Enjojable, at now time boring, good ideas for the stay in Adelaide and a nice coffee break.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Bob B, Owner at Yella Umbrella Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

Thank you for your review. Always a good idea to start your visit with the tour, it puts everything else into context.

Reviewed 15 September 2018

Had a great tour with Bob. Learnt so much about the city of Adelaide that I wasn't aware of, and now I want to learn even more! Definitely a must for those visiting Adelaide for the first time, or even old timers like me!! It...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Shirley B
Bob B, Owner at Yella Umbrella Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

You can grow up in a city and never learn its history so it is an added pleasure to reveal those hidden insights.Thanks for the review.

Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Bob is an interesting and knowledgeable guide and a great companion to learn about the history and geography of Adelaide. I love guided walks and he is the best. There is no way I could have seen so many places, learnt so much and enjoyed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank HeatherP896
Bob B, Owner at Yella Umbrella Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

The unique history of Adelaide continues to surprise visitors. It is a delight to be able to share the stories. Thanks for such a positive review.

Reviewed 21 August 2018

Bob is a superb guide, who is able to make us want to learn more and more. Truly enjoyed this walking tour full of history, stories, humor, and wisdom. Thanks so much!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank PhillyTraveller1997
Bob B, Owner at Yella Umbrella Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

A pleasure to have your company. Thanks for such a positive review.

Reviewed 23 July 2018

Our Yella Umbrella with Bob was a highlight to our learning the history of Adelaide especially in the early days, street and building layout, architecture etc. The tour was put together well, Bob had detailed and relevant stories and showed us hidden gems that would...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Stephen W
Bob B, Owner at Yella Umbrella Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Thanks for your review. There's always something new to learn about this great city!

Reviewed 20 July 2018

Really enjoyed Bob’s tour of the city. Was fascinating to learn about the history of the city of Adelaide and the people who made the city what it is today. A lot of the places we visited I would never have thought to visit. It’s...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Bob B, Owner at Yella Umbrella Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Thanks for such a positive review. Adelaide is indeed a gem of a city.

Reviewed 28 April 2018

Absolutely loved this walk through the city. Particularly Bob's informative colonial days of Adelaide's history. I was born and raised here. I have an extensive knowledge of the history of SA and Adelaide. But even I learnt a lot of additional information on the history...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ernie M
Bob B, Owner at Yella Umbrella Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

On a global scale Adelaide is a comparatively new city. You can reach out and touch the history. Thanks for the positive comments.

Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best walking tours I’ve ever participated in. Bob, our tour guide, was really nice and very knowledgeable. He knew a lot about Adelaide’s history and details about the landmarks - much more than what you would read somewhere online. He...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Lily A
Bob B, Owner at Yella Umbrella Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

I really appreciate such a positive endorsement. Thanks.

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Wendy D
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Response from Bob B | Property representative |
I will be happy to provide a tour on Wed 27th, Thurs 28th or Friday 29th December. Let me know how that fits.Please reply via my email address
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