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Circle City Tours

Indiana Convention Center motor lobby entrance, Street intersection of West Maryland & South Capitol, Indianapolis, IN 46208-2523
+1 317-899-9285
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Informative, accommodating, fun

We couldn't believe the company would take just the two of us touring in a private SUV for even... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
saslowj
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New York City, New York
International visitors see Indy

Carrie was a great tour guide for our group from some 30 different countries in July. She was very... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
jfn3253
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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We are Indianapolis' premier sightseeing tour service. We get you to designated sites and museums within the metropolitan area with a personally guided tour between stops. These include: White River State Park, the internationally-known Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the world-famous Children's Museum, and the Old Northside Historic District, just to name a few. 2-hour tours are available between the hours of 9am and 3pm. 24-hour minimum advance reservation preferred; no guarantee of space with less than 24-hour notice. Tours are subject to cancellation if minimum number is not met, or due to road conditions, special events, street restrictions, etc. Groups up to 22 can be accommodated with advance booking and deposit. Payment can be made at any pickup location; we accept all major credit cards or exact fare.
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Indiana Convention Center motor lobby entrance, Street intersection of West Maryland & South Capitol, Indianapolis, IN 46208-2523
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We couldn't believe the company would take just the two of us touring in a private SUV for even more than the scheduled 3 hours for such a modest rate (plus 10% senior discount - nice!). Our guide, Carrie, was a treasure: well-informed about every...More

Thank saslowj
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Carrie was a great tour guide for our group from some 30 different countries in July. She was very concerned that they have a good experience. She was flexible when people needed to make minor changes and helpful throughout the weekend.

Thank jfn3253
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This tour was set up with Carrie on rather short notice. Her tours normally start at 10 AM but we weren't getting into the city until later in the morning. Fortunately, we were the only ones looking to tour that day so Carrie was able...More

Thank Jim M
CarrieSavZim, Owner at Circle City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Pretty nice of you to say so! Thanks for the kind words and for taking the time to write them. We're happy you had such an enjoyable experience, especially at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

THANK YOU SOOOO MUCH CARRIE!!!My family has officially crowned this reunion "THE BEST ONE EVER!"...My family truly enjoyed you and the tour! They said that you had a great spirit and you took them to a lot of fun places that they did not even...More

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CarrieSavZim, Owner at Circle City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you for your kind words and high praise. It appears our ultimate goal was reached when family members chose to extend their stay. Excellent!

Reviewed 14 July 2017

I reserved a private bus tour for my family reunion. Most of the family members were over 55 yrs. old and were out of state. This was their first visit to Indianapolis so I wanted to provide them with an event with minimum walking and...More

Thank ctkslk
CarrieSavZim, Owner at Circle City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

We were happy to accommodate you and your family on such a special weekend. Your advance planning was a tremendous help in the tour going smoothly. We hope you will return to Indianapolis in the future.

Reviewed 8 July 2017

We booked the SUV tour for our one day in Indianapolis. We were told by Carrie that it would be only my husband and me on the tour. When we arrived at the meeting place, Carrie had added another passenger without notifying us. My 6'...More

Thank Joanne S
CarrieSavZim, Owner at Circle City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

We regret our tour did not meet your expectations. We strive to provide a quality experience for all our guests. There are a few points in your review, however, we feel need to be clarified: 1- You were the only reservation when you booked. However,...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

Carrie gave us a 3 1/2 hours personal tour that took us all over Indianapolis. Carrie's knowledge of the city and its history is superb. I would recommend taking this tour at the beginning of your visit and then go back to some of the...More

Thank jcks2mr
CarrieSavZim, Owner at Circle City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thanks for the kind words and positive feedback.

Reviewed 30 May 2017

Hired Carrie to take my mom, my aunt and I around Indy. Carrie drove us in her personal vehicle, and we had a blast. Her breadth and depth of knowledge is astonishing, and she delivers it in an interesting and easy-to-understand way. I take many...More

Thank Julie S
CarrieSavZim, Owner at Circle City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Julie, Thank you for your kind words and positive feedback regarding your recent visit with Circle City Tours. Our goal is subversive--we aim to entice our guests to stay longer and/or return to Indianapolis! We do hope to upgrade our smaller vehicle in the future...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017

We rode with Carrie for at least 3 hours. She personalized our tour based on what we had already visited and what our plans were for the next day........no duplication of information!! Her smile was infectious and her sense of humor a breath of fresh...More

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CarrieSavZim, Owner at Circle City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

You are quite welcome. It's rewarding to hear such positive feedback. Thank you for your kind words and praise.

Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I cannot recommend this tour highly enough. Because no one else had signed up on this beautiful spring day, I had Carrie, and her boundless knowledge of Indianapolis, all to myself. From cultural landmarks to diverse residential areas, to historic monuments to the Speedway, she...More

Thank Kenneth W
CarrieSavZim, Owner at Circle City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Ken, it was a delight and an honor to introduce you to Indy. We look forward to your return (part Deux -- wink, wink!) in the future.

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Sharon B
20 July 2015|
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Response from CarrieSavZim | Property representative |
Thanks, Jennifer! This is our busiest time of the year, so thanks for your patience in waiting in our reply. For complete details, visit our website. Pickup locations include Indiana Convention Center, Motor Lobby entrance... More
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jmur16
3 June 2015|
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Response from CarrieSavZim | Property representative |
Yes, our tour includes entrance into the infield of the IMS unless there is a racing event. Then the track requires an admission fee. If the Speedway is running "track lap" tours ($8) (1 lap on track approx. 12 min. long... More
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Olna W
22 January 2015|
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Response from CarrieSavZim | Property representative |
Uncertain if this is the same inquiry that was made on the same day to which we did respond. Apologies if this is repetitive. Yes, we do offer step-on guide service for tour of Indianapolis. Feel free to contact us directly... More
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