Motorcoach Tours

Rivers of Steel Heritage Tours offers complete tour planning for motorcoach groups – day trips and overnight tours – within Western Pennsylvania.

See what all the buzz is about!

Come celebrate southwestern Pennsylvania’s many historic and cultural attractions with exciting tour packages created just for you!

From Pop Culture to Sports, Whiskey to Pierogies, Fred Rogers to Frank Lloyd Wright, Big Steel to Small-Town-Feel, Pittsburgh has something for everyone! Choose from one of our popular tour itineraries or let us create a customized tour just for your group!

  • Historic & Cultural Attractions
  • Distillery & Brewery Tours
  • Sports Tours & Games
  • Theater Performances
  • Winery & Food Tours
  • Shopping & Outlet Malls
  • Bike & Kayak Tours
  • Farm Tours
  • Soft Adventure
  • Unique Meal Options
  • Hands-on Workshops
  • Experienced Step-on Guides
  • Custom Timed Itineraries

Some of our most popular tours include:

Babushkas and Hard Hats: Pittsburgh’s Steel Heritage
Discover the magical mix of immigrants and industry that made Pittsburgh the steel-making capitol of the world! This itinerary includes a visit to the awe-inspiring Carrie Blast Furnaces (bring your camera!) and a mansion tour of Clayton at the Frick Art & Historical Center.

Pittsburgh’s Places of Worship Tour
Pittsburgh is home to over a thousand churches! Immerse yourself in the history, art and architecture of some of Pittsburgh’s places of worship on this tour which includes a lunch at Church Brew Works

Country Living Farm Tour
Enjoy beautiful scenery and fresh air on this farm tour that includes opportunities to get up close to long horned cattle and alpacas. Finish out the day with a winery tour and tasting.

Sugar, Sugar: A Behind-the-Sweets Tour
Have a sweet tooth? Then this tour is for you. The day includes a visit to a maple farm and museum, a chocolate factory, and a winery.

A Walk Through History: The Bedford County Tour
Visit Historic Downtown Bedford, named one of the Top 10 Main Streets in America, and Old Bedford Village on this quaint, yesteryear tour.

Pittsburgh Gardens and Glass Tour
This tour celebrates the beauty in Pittsburgh both natural and man-made with visits to Phipps Conservatory and the Pittsburgh Glass Center. The day also includes an opportunity to create your own garden-in-a-glass during a Terrarium Workshop!

Step Back in Time: The Beaver County Tour
This 1800s adventure includes tours of Old Economy Village, the Vicary Mansion, and the Beaver Area Heritage Museum which has been named the Best Local History Museum in the nation by the American Association of State and Local History.

The Unofficial Hunger Games Experience
Would you be able to survive in the Arena? Build a fire, forage and hunt for food, heal your wounds with plants, and creatively use materials found in nature? Join us for the Unofficial Hunger Games Experience at Meadowcroft Rockshelter and Historic Village to learn all of those skills and more!

These are just a small sampling of the tours offered by Rivers of Steel Heritage Tours.

For more information or to create a customized tour for your group, please contact:

Brianna Horan
Manager of Tourism and Visitor Experience
412-464-4020 ext. 46




160-inch Mill

160-Inch Mill
The Homestead Works 160-inch Mill was one of the largest plate mills in the U.S.