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About us

Urban Expeditions is a local tour company. We launched in 2003 by offering fun and dynamic orientation activities for international students. Our service was designed to help amateur travelers navigate the unique elements of the big city with efficiency and confidence.



The company was founded by educator and entrepreneur Peter Odle. His passion for exploration, hands-on learning and leadership development continue to influence each city tour and game experience.


Design and creative direction flow from Joe Dunning whose unwavering artistic talents continue to make Urban Expeditions and Unlockthecity relevant lifestyle brands. Additionally, our team of seven agile facilitators travel the world delivering essential cultural experiences while focused on becoming the best local travel company in the world.


Cities are the fastest growing habitats on the planet. More than 50% of the global human population live in a metropolitan area. Our city tour and game service leverages concepts of strategic play and experiential learning to help enhance urban health and wellness.