New York City is a bustling metropolis with endless sights and attractions to see. There are many different types of tours available to explore the city, and the options vary depending on your interests and preferences. Here are some popular NYC tour options: NYC Private Tour with a Local, Private VIP New York City Skyline Helicopter Tour, Central Park Pedicab Tour, Private Luxury Sunset Boat Tour, New York City Private Night Tour with Driver-Guide, and more. Overall, there are plenty of tour options to choose from to explore the vibrant and exciting city of New York.
New York City
Best Tours & Excursions
Lower East Side Eats Food Tour
On this 3-hour food tour of the Lower East Side, you will eat your way through the streets, as you sample delicacies from New York’s premier appetizing stores, ethnic eateries, and “mom and pop” restaurants. We make 6 different delectable stops on the tour (enough for lunch) Explore what was once an immigrant and working class neighborhood rich in ethnic diversity and culture. Learn about the history of the tenement buildings and much more!
Fascinating New York City Prohibition Tour
Join Alex on a NYC prohibition tour where we’ll skip the lines at some of New York’s oldest pubs and taverns. We’ll look at America’s “Noble Experiment” from all angles, discussing topics like abolitionism, women’s suffrage, and the temperance movement. We’ll also examine 200 years of Progressivism in the United States, and debate which policies have landed on the right, and wrong side of history!
We’ll learn how each Saloon survived prohibition, while enjoying multiple beverages at each Tavern. The fee covers snacks and the first round at each stop, but there is no limit to the number of drinks the group orders. Classic American bar bites are also available at each tavern, with some snacks having historical connections to the Saloons themselves!
This experience includes a surprise ending, where we’ll imbibe the way so many politicians, artists, musicians, and writers did during prohibition. We’ll be served gin, bourbon, and bitters inside someone’s actual home!
Master of Bubbles Fan Yang brought his brand of bubble art to NYC in 2007. The Gazillion Bubble show is an experience for the whole family! The show itself is a family affair with Fan’s wife, son, daughter, and brother are all part of the bubbly fun.
Self-Guided Walking Tour of Midtown Manhattan and Times Square
Welcome to the bustling, beating heart of New York City: Midtown Manhattan. Featuring Fifth Avenue, Rockefeller Center, Times Square, and more, this is the section of the Big Apple where everything happens. Take a GPS-guided walk through the most iconic sights in this neighborhood and get the history behind it all. If you want to see New York like it appears in the movies, this is the place to do it!
Here’s how it works: Within 30 mins, we’ll send you two things: a unique password and an app. Download the app onto your phone and enter the password. Then download the tour inside. When you arrive, head over to the first stop. Once there, launch the app and simply follow the instructions from there! Stick to our recommended route for the best experience.
No expiration — The tour comes with lifetime validity!
This isn’t an entrance ticket. Check covid rules & opening hours before your visit.
Private Tour Alexander Hamilton and the Founding Fathers New York City
Discover the life and legacy of Alexander Hamilton; one of the most intriguing and accomplished figures in American History. Experience the inspiring story of how an orphan became a force for the cause of independence and grew to become an influential founding father of the nation. Learn about the relationships and the dynamics with other founding fathers such as Washington, Jefferson, Madison, and Burr and the pivotal movements around the American Revolution. Explore the places where history happened through his life and the testaments of his influence that exist today.
Private Driving Tour of Brooklyn (Half Day)
Our guide and separate driver will pick you up from your hotel and take you on an adventure to Brooklyn – the oldest and largest borough in NYC. We will show you the old and the new. The Brooklyn of Walt Whitman and Prohibitionism – the 200 year old Brownstone buildings along side the new Dumbo and Tech areas and then head to the absolutely coolest part of the city – Williamsburg. We can take you to a chocolate factory, and amazing handmade crafts Market, the sketchbook library and hands across the world art project, show you street art to blow your mind, Milk Bar ice cream and the Rainbow Bagel store – currently going viral on instagram! Get ready for a crash of cultures and creativity – hip Hasidic Jews meets funky Hispanic skateboarders and the delicious food and explosion of colour that comes as an afterglow of this clash. Wash it all down with a slice (or 4) of Brooklyn pizza as you toast the largest and coolest Borough in the land.
Ultimate Chinatown Walking Food Tour in New York City
A lot of the focus of Chinatown tends to be in the historically Cantonese area. In this tour you will experience the entirety of Chinatown. We’ll head east to the less-touristy, more Fujianese area, which was once considered part of the Lower East Side. We’ll make our way through the backstreets before arriving at the more well-known Cantonese area. Finally, we’ll brush past Little Italy to the western edge of Chinatown and eat a delicious desert.
We can accommodate vegetarians, but please reach out directly with other food allergies. We’ll do our best to accommodate all dietary preferences.
Italian Food and Culture Tour in New York City with Local Expert
Most visitors to Greenwich Village never get past its contemporary vibe. Visit local haunts and historic sites, follow the footsteps of the Village’s most famous beatniks and bohemians, and sample classic New York foods at landmark eateries!
Before exact start of visiting exact places you have an opportunity to visit Children’s Museum of the Arts, where you can see masterpieces made by kids’ hands.
New York Guided Historic Ferry Ride with Acclaimed Author
Hopping on and off NYC’s superb East River Ferries, guests will explore the 10,000–year history of the lower East River waterfront of both Brooklyn and Manhattan. New York Times and Wall Street Journal – acclaimed author Dr. Kevin Dann will narrate the epic story of this channel’s cultural and environmental past, focusing on the lives of those who have worked and played here. Beginning with a short walk through the South Street Seaport to Pier 11, we will travel up to North Williamsburg, debark, then ferry to DUMBO for an in depth look at Brooklyn’s historic shoreline.
Guests will have ample opportunity for spectacular views and photos, while enjoying poetry, song, and story from a native New Yorker who has lived and worked on both sides of the river, and written about its colorful past in books, plays, and novels. Your experience includes a signed copy of Dr. Dann’s “A Ferry Tale.”
Secret Food Tour of Greenwich Village, New York
Explore a unique part of NYC- Greenwich Village. Try the city’s classic delicacies!
Accompanied by the local tour guide, you will get to know New York’s most attractive area. Why is it called an artist’s paradise? You will hear hidden histories of this Bohemian capital. You’ll learn about the evolution of the dishes that New Yorkers love. You will start with a classic: a bagel with “schmear”. You will be lighted by the epitome of New York sandwiches, Falafel. And of course, famous New York-style pizza. It has more than 100 years of history! As you will travel to one of the most beautiful streets, a sweet cupcake surprise will be waiting for you! And for the final- surprise- a secret dish.
AIANY Climate Change Tour in New York
The best way to understand the many facets of climate change in New York City is by traveling along its waterways! Step aboard a classic 1920s-style yacht for the AIANY Climate Change Tour: Resiliency, Sustainable Architecture and the Future of NYC and learn about how climate change is affecting our city and people, and the actions NYC is taking to mitigate pending threats and reduce its carbon footprint.
This tour will address the pressing need for sustainable design and greater resiliency, delving into how New York City is reducing fossil fuel consumption, strengthening its natural habitats, and reimagining its transportation infrastructure. The tour will also explore the importance of the environmental justice movement in New York City.
Explore the High Line: Small Group Walking Tour
New York’s High Line was ranked as one of the top ten places to visit in the whole country last year! As an elevated park, we have seen this brand new attraction grow from its beginnings as an abandoned elevated train line, to the top destination it is today. We’ll tell you the inside stories from its humble beginnings through its seedy period and eventually to it’s new iconic status
Memorable Photoshoot in a Handmade Flying Dress Around NYC
This is a unique PHOTO tour for several reasons. First and most important is the DRESS – this is a memorable experience and a chance for people to have beautiful, once in-a-lifetime photos at some of the world’s most famous spots.
You can pick any dress that we currently have (red, blue, white, or golden) and places you prefer to see (if they’re not on our list already), which means this can be a tailor-made tour.
The tour usually focuses on one location, such as Central Park, the Brooklyn Bridge, or other famous locations like Times Square. It usually takes 60–90 minutes from meeting to finishing the tour.
Upper & Lower in manhattan with tickets to One World Observatory
Excursion with which you will get a perfect idea of the composition of Manhattan. Our Spanish-speaking guides will show you the different neighborhoods that make up this exciting city, their peculiarities, anecdotes and evolution.
-The Natural History Museum
-The Harlem District
-Famous 5th Avenue with its famous stores
-The Empire State Building
-Soho, West Village, Little Italy, Chinatown and the financial district of –Wall Street.
Please note that it is necessary to contact our customer service team 24 hours prior to travel.
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BEST Washington D.C. Cherry Blossom 1-Day Tour from New York
Enjoy your spring break with the breathtaking cherry blossoms in Washington D.C.
Departing from New York in the morning, we are heading to our nation’s Capital, Washington D.C. for cherry blossom sightseeing. We provide professional photography package service for extra cost.
New York → Jefferson Memorial (40 mins）→ D.C. Cherry Blossom In-depth Tour （Optional, 90 mins）→ New York
Each year, the National Cherry Blossom Festival celebrates spring in Washington, DC. As for this year, the official schedule is March 20 – April 10. However, the view of the cherry blossom is subject to change due to weather conditions. Furthermore, reservation is not available for the Cherry Blossom Cruise based on the busy season in D.C.
Greenwich Village Private Walking Tour
Forget about the hustle and bustle of Midtown on this 2 hour walking tour of Greenwich Village with private guide. Immerse yourself in the vibrant environment of The Village, as it is referred to by native New Yorkers. Stroll through some of the most desirable and expensive residential neighborhoods. Hear interesting stories of the rich history of this unique and colorful part of the city.
New York City Private Night Tour with Driver-Guide
THIS IS A SOCIALLY DISTANCED TOUR. Enjoy a private New York night tour, seeing and photographing beautifully lit sights around the city and taking in one of the world’s most famous skyline from across the rivers in Brooklyn and New Jersey. This is a 3-hour tour and transportation is provided in a 2015 Toyota Sienna mini-van with the capacity to accommodate up to 6 guests. This is fantastic and memorable way to spend an evening in New York! PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS PRIVATE DRIVING TOUR IS SOCIALLY DISTANCED FROM THE CROWDED CITY SIDEWALKS, SUBWAYS AND BUSES.
Private Transfer from Manhattan to Newark Liberty Airport (EWR)
Take the worry out of your departure to Newark Liberty Airport (EWR) and pre-book a private transfer to suit your group size (up to 12 people). Avoid the long lines for taxis at the hotel, and travel in the comfort of a Premium car or minivan / minibus.
Discover on this mid-town walk what made it that way; from two rival newspaper moguls who helped start an international war to some of the most iconic television studios you tune into daily. Your expert tour guide will seamlessly guide you through some of the most iconic areas of New York as you see where Saturday Night Live, the Daily Show with Trevor Noah, MTV Studios, Late Night with Stephen Colbert, the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, and more take place.
Personalized Experience with your Local Tour Guide
Discover NYC with a local licensed Tour Guide. We’ll organize a fully customized experience based on your requests and preferences. Travelers come from all over to visit the Big Apple. Some get here for the 1st time after years waiting for this trip, others will be here for the 100th time. We all have different expectations and ideas of what we would like to do once we land in NYC. With this Private Walking Tour, you can choose both the length (2, 4, 6, 8 hours) and the number of things you will like to visit. You may choose to focus on more iconic areas or perhaps visit more off-the-beaten-path ones. We can even go to Hoboken, New Jersey for some unparalleled views of the Skyline!
Most requested itineraries (4-hr)
Hidden Gems & Secrets of NYC
Midtown and Roosevelt Island Tramway
Lower Manhattan & The Villages
Downtown & The 9/11 Memorial
Brooklyn Heights, Dumbo & The Bridge
Across the Hudson with Hoboken, NJ
We can help you tailor your itinerary.
New York City by yourself with English Chauffeur by SUV – 4 or 8 hrs disposal
Enjoy New York City by yourself !!
Our Chauffeur services offer our customers a high-class and extra-comfortable journey in our Chevrolet Suburban or Cadillac Escalade, including pick up and drop off in New York City Center.
Whether it’s for a business trip, sightseeing, or a shopping day out, explore New York City with ease with this private 4-hour or 8-hour chauffeured service. Hop aboard your vehicle at your hotel or accommodation in New York City, then spin through the city streets with a private driver.
Take only the best of New York City: Do not worry about losing yourself (only if you want), you do not need a map, just ask your chauffeur where you want to go and relax enjoying the scenery!
Private NYC Highlights Walking Tour w/optional Empire State Building Tickets
New York can be overwhelming and with a limited amount of time, it can be hard to navigate the city and see everything you want to. This half-day Must-See NYC guided tour takes all the stress out of seeing the city. This tour has been designed to show you all that New York has to offer while giving you insights on the culture, history, and food of the areas. Visit Downtown, the 9/11 Memorial, Chinatown, Little Italy, Greenwich Village, and the most popular locations in Midtown, including Times Square. Option to add on Empire State Building Tickets when booking
Little Italy – Official Neighborhood Tour
A factual authentic narrative endorsed by the neighborhood.
Meet and interact residents of the community.
Discover the hidden secrets of the district
This is an exclusive partnership with the Historic District.
Off the beaten track: Flatiron/Gramercy History Tour
Discover New York that tourists don’t usually get to see. The tour starts in one of the oldest bars in New York famed by its literary history. A Prohibition-era speakeasy, it stayed open despite the law and survived in its original form.
We’ll take a walk along the path not usually visited by tourists, where we’ll see a private park and facades of private clubs. We’ll get to a vantage point from which we’ll be able to see some of New York’s most fascinating buildings. I’ll share some of my favorite New York tales filled with daring, ambition, movie characters, love, murder, Prohibition, and ladies’ skirts.
Central Park Guided Walking Tour in French
Let yourself be guided through the most famous urban park in the world, discover its origin, its evolution, its filming locations and the countless anecdotes it contains …
You will also understand why and how Central Park has become the most popular green space for New Yorkers, and how it plays an essential role in a context of excessive urbanization.
Flowered in spring, adorned with bright greens in summer, ochres and flamboyant reds in autumn, or dressed in a snowpack in winter, Central Park can be enjoyed all year round with constantly renewed pleasure. .
Our French guides, expatriates in New York for years, are committed to providing you with a friendly moment filled with original discoveries!
Calling all true believers! Take an in-depth look into the superhero and comic world in a way that only New York City can deliver. Check out iconic superhero movie sites, see where the writers and artists created your favorite characters, stroll down publishers row and see some of the most recognizable sites in New York City. Learn the answer to the age old question: Is New York Gotham or Metropolis? Excelsior!
New York City Shore Excursion: Pre-Cruise Half-Day Private Tour
Before you embark on your cruise from New York City, tour the city in style by private car, with your own personal navigator to guide you! Your private guide is an experienced, knowledgeable, native New Yorker who will show you New York City’s most fascinating areas. Enjoy personalized attention as you see top Big Apple sights like the Brooklyn Bridge, SoHo and Chinatown. At the end of your tour, you’ll be conveniently dropped-off at your chosen cruise port: Manhattan, Cape Liberty or Brooklyn.
3-Day Bus Tour to Washington D.C., Niagara Falls, Watkins Glen from New York
1.Take a trip to Washington D.C. and Niagara Falls for an unforgettable trip!
2.We prioritize your safety by traveling with thoroughly disinfected sightseeing coaches and our professional well-trained tour escort.
3.Visit the nation’s capital at Washington, D.C., and check out its most iconic sites including the White House, Lincoln Memorial and so much more.
4.Visit the Corning Glass Center and watch the exquisite glass craftsmanship.
5.Explore the power of nature and take an in-depth tour to Niagara Falls!
Central Park Walking Tour with Local Guide
Explore New York City’s backyard–Central Park. The 843 acres are a lot to wander through alone, so stroll with us to have a richer experience with a local. In a small group, you will follow your guide through the park on our popular 2-hour walking tour that covers the history, structures, plants, animals, and movies associated with the park.
Do you want to explore deeper, out of the confines of a typical bus tour? You’ve come to the right place! Our tour is jam-packed with the history, architecture, pop culture, art, and landscape information with a big side of funny stories!
The tour meets at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on 5th Avenue and E 82nd St.
Points of interest include Belvedere Castle, Cleopatra’s needle, Delacorte Theater, Shakespeare Garden, Bethesda Fountain and the Central Park mall!
Walking Tours: NYC walking tours are a great way to explore different neighborhoods and learn about their history, architecture, and culture. There are walking tours available for almost every part of the city, including the financial district, Greenwich Village, Central Park, and more.
Bus Tours: Bus tours are a convenient way to see a lot of the city in a short amount of time. These tours usually follow a pre-planned route and offer audio commentary to explain the different landmarks and attractions along the way.
Boat Tours: NYC is surrounded by water, so boat tours are a popular way to see the city skyline and famous landmarks from a different perspective. There are boat tours available for the Hudson River, East River, and the New York Harbor.
Food Tours: NYC is known for its diverse and delicious food, so food tours are a great way to experience the city’s culinary offerings. There are food tours available for different neighborhoods and cuisines, such as Chinatown, Little Italy, and pizza tours.
Bike Tours: Biking is a fun and active way to explore the city, and there are bike tours available for different parts of the city. These tours usually provide bikes and helmets, and a guide to show you the way.
Private Tours: If you prefer a more personalized experience, private tours are a great option. These tours can be customized to your interests and schedule and can include a private guide and transportation.
Overall, there are plenty of tour options to choose from to explore the vibrant and exciting city of New York.