The original walking tour in Frankfurt since 2008. 

About Us

"Frankfurt on Foot Walking Tours" is a small, privately run tour company that began offering tours on 19 June 2008 by husband and wife team, David and Jo Ator.

Frankfurt on Foot is one of the top-rated tours in Frankfurt on TripAdvisor with 931 reviews.

David and Jo are both history buffs from Columbus, Ohio, and as long time residents of Frankfurt, are passionate about showing off their adopted city to everyone who joins their tours. They each have their own unique view of the city, so no matter who you tour with, you will gain some special insights.

We believe the BEST way to see Frankfurt is the green way, walking on foot, going inside the many historic buildings of the city, feeling the history that infuses every stone that we walk over.

           Our philosophy is to have each person who joins our tour wish that their visit to Frankfurt was longer.

All of our tours are conducted only in English. If you require a tour in a language other than English, we will be happy to send you links to our tour guide colleagues.

Jo is from Columbus, Ohio. She is a member of the Gästeführer Verein Deutschland, BVGD (Tour Guide Association of Germany) Jo does lots of different specialty tours offering something for almost everyone.

She is the Point of Contact for the American Kinderfeld Frankfurt, located in the Main Cemetery, and undertook responsibility 10 years ago to care for these special graves. This included creating a Facebook page for others to learn about the grave site of these very small children who were born in Frankfurt to American Military Members.

David is from Columbus, Ohio. He is retired United States Army, and served in Korea, Okinawa and various posts in the US. He is world famous for his dry humor during the tours.

He is a member of the Gästeführer Verein Deutschland, BVGD



Phone +49 1520 846 4200 from outside Germany

Phone 01520 846 4200 from inside Germany

** If calling from America, please call between 3am and 12 noon.  If calling from Australia, please call between 6pm and midnight.

If we do not answer the phone it is probably because we are on a tour and are unable to answer.

Email info(at)

Impressum / Legal Information

Managing Director - David Ator

Tax #  11 1532 8300 8757 1804

Entity registered under - Jodean and David Ator

Entity location - Erzbergerstrasse 32, 65933 Frankfurt am Main

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