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.
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Chinatown Private Food Tour
Discover the delicious cuisine, history, and culture of New York City’s Chinatown on this private, 2.5-hour, walking food tour. New York City’s Chinatown is the largest in the Western Hemisphere. With a variety of Asian restaurants, bakeries, and street vendors, the culinary experience is both exciting and diverse
Private Walking Tour: Jewish Colonial History in New York City
For anyone interested in the American Jewish experience, this tour explores the origin story of a community that has been contributing to the American story since the earliest days of colonization. Later American Jewish history is much more heavily explored, but seldom do we explore the stories of the first Jews to the continent, the first synagogue, and the Jews of the Revolution. We will go back to the first permanent Jewish residents of North America, explore how they survived, thrived, and played an integral part in both American and Jewish history.
This tour is dedicated to the spectacular street art of Manhattan’s most chic and fashionable neighborhood.
We will stop by some of the most inspiring street art of Soho, we’ll point out architectural interventions made by some sassy artists back when the avaunt-grade art ruled the neighborhood
We will learn about the cultural developments of the neighborhood, from the time Soho was an abandoned industrial site and what led it to become home to some of the most talked about street art.
We will see how street art is used as a tool for political and social statements, learn about passing trends, and influences from the art world.
We’ll take a peek at some of Soho’s community gardens, antique stores and fashionable boutiques. We’ll also point out local restaurants and stores worth visiting, breakthrough architecture, and other wall murals you can check out independently at the end of the tour.
NYC Private Tour with a Local, Highlights & Hidden Gems, 100% Personalized
Discover the real New York and explore the city on an experience hand-crafted to your interests, needs and wishes! Whether you want to tick the famous landmarks like the Empire State off your bucket list or get off the beaten path and discover quirky local neighbourhoods like Brooklyn or Queens, your hand-picked Host will show you the best of New York. Discover the best places to see, eat, drink and explore, loved by locals. This experience is personalised and crafted around your individual needs meaning flexibility, consideration and attention to detail are assured.
Our handpicked hosts are culinary connoisseurs and history buffs, bakers and bankers, students and seniors. Like the people who travel with us, they have different backgrounds and interests – but they’re all so passionate about the place they call home, they choose to spend their free time sharing it with the like-minded travelers matched to them.
Your meeting place and time as well as your itinerary are also flexible.
NYC: Private Graffiti & Street Art Walking Tour
Delve into NYC’s graffiti scene on this private tour – immersing into an exciting world of amazing street artworks. It will be 2 hours of walking through one of NYC’s top art districts – seeing impressive graffiti artworks on walls and other surfaces. Be prepared to take lots of photos!
High Line & Hudson Yards Small Group Walking Tour
Come experience the green oasis the most current and most expensive development in the history of NYC. Walk along its beautiful gardens. Admire and photograph the Vessel- this public structure rising 45.7 meters high and 2,500 interconnecting steps.
Prepare for a urban hiking experience, away from NYC busy streets and get lifted up into a garden path along the West side of Manhattan with amazing views of New York City and the Hudson river along the way. The High Line park is an example of urban renewal at its finest, a unique concept of a park, a green oasis among the concrete giants.
During the 2 hour walk you will visit the most important, the most historic points, sculptures, arts, and murals of the high line. Slowdown and check out the various species of plants that were specifically picked for the high line.
Highlights are the: the “Vessel”, Hudson Yards, Zaha Hadid building, the 10th Avenue square and overlook, Chelsea Market…
Art-full Discovery Walk of Tribeca & SoHo (& Nolita)
Join us to discover (anew) some of NYC’s most iconic neighborhoods during this art walk featuring 4-5 gallery stops, led by local expert and event curator, Alexandra Harper.
SoHo’s history as a neighborhood for artists and art aficionados is legendary, while Tribeca has more recently become a top art destination. We will be exploring the best of the art scene in both of these fascinating neighborhoods, with a focus on female artists.
We will have the chance to explore 4-5 of the top galleries in the neighborhood, hearing from the gallerists at each. We will also learn about the local street art scene and make a stop for some sweet treats along the way.
This is a great opportunity to take a deep dive into some of NYC’s most beautiful and iconic neighborhoods, all while making new friends as you go.
Newark Liberty International Airport: One-Way Private Transfer to / from NYC
Book a hassle-free private transfer from/to Cancun International Airport and Tulum. Ensure Pick-up from the airport with up to 60 minutes of waiting time included in case of delays. Drop off or pick-up in Tulum.
Enjoy convenient, reliable, comfortable private transportation from the San Antonio International Airport (SAT) to your hotel.
Book a hassle-free private transfer service from/to Oaxaca International Airport. Ensure convenient drop off or pick-up at your hotel in Oaxaca City.
* Our drivers can track your flight, so they can be on time for your airport pick-up/ drop off.
*24/7 Help Center for any changes/updates to your ride
*Cancel at least 24 hours prior to your service and get a full refund
*Wide array of vehicles according to your needs
As NYC TOUR with 9 years experience, we offer fascinated guided Central Park pedicab tour. Our guests can make sure that they will see all the attractions, learn everything about Central Park and take lots of photos in amazing places. It is a very informative, fun and scenic drive through Central Park in company with our experienced, knowledgeable and entertaining guides who they can speak in different languages like English, Spanish, French, Russian, Turkish. We do our tours on a pedicab which is an electrical tricycle where your driver control and you relax in the comfortable passenger side. You will see in our tour Central Park zoo, luna park, chess&checkers house, carousel, dairy house, balto statue, summer stage, bethesda terrace, central park mall, boathouse, cherry hill plaza, bow bridge, san remo and beresford buildings, strawberry fields&imagine mosaic, sheep meadow, tavern on the green, ghostbusters building, elf bridge, plaza hotel and many more.
Atlantic City Beach and Caesar Casino Day Trip from New York City
Don´t miss the chance to Visit Atlantic City, one of the most famous cities on the coast of New Jersey. From New York, enjoy your day trip and discover this city!
This city was named a tourist destination in the 19th century, visited mostly by people from New York and Philadelphia. In this iconic city, you can do activities like shopping, gambling, or strolling through the entertainment points of the city.
You cannot leave Atlantic City without visiting the Caesar´s Casino, where you will be given 15$ in chips to try your luck. Also, places like the Steel Pier Amusement Park, the boardwalk next to the beach, or its many Outlet Shops, are a must in this city! Don´t doubt to spend a different day!
**Please note that, by regulation, children under 21 are not permitted in the Casino. They must wait outside the premises until the end of their visit to Caesar´s Atlantic City**
Your ride begins at the world famous Water Street in Dumbo, Brooklyn. You’ll then be taken through the streets of Brooklyn with stops in Dumbo, Vinegar Hill and Brooklyn Heights, a posh residential area known for its tree-lined promenade along the East River. You’ll take in breathtaking views of Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty before your ride across the Brooklyn Bridge all while traveling in the most awesome way of transport via sidecar motorcycle to see our great city. This tour is a no-nonsense experience to see as much of this awesome city in the shortest time possible. You will get a taster for the sweet allure of riding by sidecar and want to reach out and touch the city as it whips by you. ( But, uh, please don’t try and touch literally!)
Shop Bargain Manhattan Thrift and Secondhand Stores
Let the NYC thrift & secondhand shopping tour begin! This is the #1 secondhand shopping tour in NYC IG: @vintagebossbabes
By the end of this 4 store experience, you’ll have BAGS of secondhand bargain deals. Shop NYC fashion treasures of your dreams; contemporary designer names to vintage treasures, trendy brands + unusual high quality pieces can be found.
Shop with either hosts Samantha or Isra!
The stores offer sizes 0 to roughly a 18, and definitely tons of men’s options. Teens ages 12+ do not need an adult to accompany them on tour.
LOCATION: We meet at MADE Hotel, W 29th Street between Broadway & 6th Avenue.
TIME: All tours end ~ 3pm EST.
WHAT YOU’LL GET ON THIS TOUR:
– 50 minutes shopping time allotted at each store.
– Styling tips, store background, history & I love finding you finds!
– Guidance between stores
– Visit 3 stores
– LGTBQ friendly
Discover Central Park, by bike with this affordable bike rental. The beauty of Central Park’s design is whether you have an hour or a full day, starting at 59th street (Columbus Circle), there are countless attractions like the magical carousel, Alice in Wonderland Sculpture, and Lake (think Stuart Little). The Dairy and Balto statue too and if you have time, stop and play a game at the chess and checker’s house. The famous Bethesda Fountain seen in hundreds of movies, the literary walk with statues of literary giants, and Strawberry Fields are close to one another, and all are just in the lower half of the park and perfectly doable in an hour. Beyond 72nd Street all the way to 110th, there is so much more and with a little more time, you can make the full five-mile circle! In the warm weather enjoy a carousel ride or picnic in Sheep Meadow and in the winter. A spin around the ice-skating rink. We provide a Central Park map so that you can chart your own path in your own time.
This Trip Is Your Ultimate Guide To The Places You Have Been Dreaming About . You Will Learn Everything You Need To Know About Central Park. You Will Be Able To Stop At Your Choice Of Stops For Picture Taking. There Willl Be Brief And Detailed Stories About The Places You Pass By And Stop For. You will Discover 20 Plus Attractions While Your Professional Tour Guide Is Pointing To The Movie-Locations You Have Been Wondering To see. You Will Be Exploring Residential Places Of More Than 40 Celebrities Around The Park. All your questions will be Answered While Being riding In An Eco Friendly Pedicab.
Private Vacation Photography Session with Local Photographer in NYC
Flytographer Private Vacation Photo Shoot
Connect with a local hand-picked professional photographer in New York City and capture your most memorable moments during this private photo shoot. Get insider tips on the best things to do in New York City, including where to eat & what to see from your vacation photographer. Return from your trip with beautiful, high-quality vacation photos — the best souvenir ever.
We specialize in:
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– solo travellers
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With over 10,000 5-star reviews, Flytographer is the global leader in vacation photography and has captured over 3 million memories for travellers across six continents. We’ve been featured across A-list media, including Conde Nast Traveler, Oprah, Forbes, Travel + Leisure, New York Times, BRIDES, Martha Stewart Weddings, InStyle Magazine, Elle, Buzzfeed, Refinery29, Huffington Post, & many more.
Behind each scoop, there is the hardship, vision, and grit of the founders who wanted to make life just a little sweeter for their customers. Some founded ice cream empires, and others were content with a single shop, but all of them are fascinating. While you eat, I will share these stories with you.
And you will be eating a lot.
There is no other tour where you can try this many types of ice cream. This NYC ice cream tour lets you taste your favorite flavors from world-class ice cream shops that you have never visited. And I gently push you to expand your palette, challenging you to taste flavors that you normally would not get a whole scoop of. After five years running this tour, I know the best flavors at every shop, and love catering the perfect mix of ice creams to the tastes of the group.
NYC Secrets of Rockefeller Center Private Guided Walking Tour
Did you know there is a hallway covered in gold inside Rockefeller Center? Or that you can rent one of its secret rooftop gardens where Spiderman was filmed? Millions of tourists and New Yorkers alike visit Rockefeller Center every year, but very few will see and experience what you will discover on this unique tour.
Join this small-group walking tour led by a local New Yorker and discover the many secrets of this iconic NYC building!
– Walk through a lobby covered in gold
– See a literal hidden gem of the complex: A sterling silver model airplane made by the Cartier company
– Uncover a secret portal that ceremoniously marks the completion of Rockefeller Center’s construction (and is signed by John D. Rockefeller himself)
– Decode the meaning behind the world famous art that covers the complex
– Discover the surprising story behind the World famous Rockefeller Christmas Tree
Headsets included for free, ensuring everyone hears the guide perfectly!
NYC Central Park Night Time Photography Tour
This night time photo tour of Central Park is led by a professional photographer with industry experience. You’ll have the opportunity to explore Central Park with your cameras at night. Learn how to take beautiful photos of Central Park in low light. You will also photograph the Manhattan Skyline. The photo tour will end near the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Private Sightseeing and Guided Tour in Central Park
We have good equipment and a professional and experimented guided tour. Travelers don’t gonna miss anything important in Central Park.
We also can freely drop you off in a radius of 10 blocks around Central Park at the end of the tour because it may no easy to find taxi during the rush hours.
This walking tour offers a great overview of the many vegan options in the East Village, one of NYC’s prime locations for vegan food. The tour is suitable for vegans and non-vegans alike. We will sample at least five different foods, both savory and sweet.
CharacTour of the Lower East Side
This is not just a tour, bur interactive theater on the streets! Accompanied by a tour guide throughout, the group meets an actor improvising four or five different characters from history along the way.
Private Secondhand Shopping Experience in New York City
Shop New York’s best secondhand stores for unique resale fashion at bargain prices. Spend 1 & 1/2 to 2 hours on a guided shopping day in New York City with an expert exploring some of the best vintage and second-hand clothing shops.
We will begin our shopping adventure by meeting at a convenient café location for a little chat before we visit 3+ of my favorite resale stores (size 0 – 12 without guarantee due to the nature of secondhand shopping). In each store I’ll help you hunt for new gems to accent your wardrobe. You can expect to spend up to 25 minutes at each location, try on new clothes, take photographs, and even upload your new trendy look to your favorite social media platform.
Please your heels behind and wear comfortable shoes. We’ll be walking between shops and you’ll want to be comfortable. Dress in clothing you can easily change in and out of.
Great for teen parties and women who want to experience some fun shopping while meeting up in New York City.
9/11 Memorial and Ground Zero Tour with Optional 9/11 Museum Ticket
This Ground Zero walking tour begins Battery Park where host will take you past Wall St & the NY Stock exchange as we head towards ground zero. We will visit St Paul’s Chapel, known as the “Little Chapel That Stood”know as the oldest public building still actively used in NYC. It was a miracle that this church survived all the falling debris of the World Trade Center located 1 block away. Being so close family of missing loved ones used the fence as a bulletin board to post signs looking for missing family members becoming the heart of the rescue days following the brutal attack. We will visit The Fire Department of New York Memorial wall seeing what the first responders faced & did on this day & fire station located at ground zero. Entering ground zero or the National 9/11 Memorial built in memory of the 2,753 victim of World Trade Center attack as the plane crashed into Tower 1 & 2.
Upgrade to 911 National September 11 Museum. Multimedia displays, narratives and artifacts.
Welcome to musical comedy heaven! Featuring one of the most iconic scores of all time by Jule Styne and Bob Merrill, a revised book from Harvey Fierstein based on the original classic by Isobel Lennart, tap choreography by Ayodele Casel, choreography by Ellenore Scott, and direction from Michael Mayer, this love letter to the theatre has the whole shebang!
The sensational cast, starring Drama Desk Award® nominee Lea Michele as Fanny Brice, Tony Award® nominee Ramin Karimloo, Jeff Award winner Jared Grimes, and Tony Award nominee Tovah Feldshuh, dazzles with the songs “Don’t Rain On My Parade,” “I’m the Greatest Star,” and “People.” This bittersweet comedy is the story of the indomitable Fanny Brice, a girl from the Lower East Side who dreamed of a life on the stage. Everyone told her she’d never be a star, but then something funny happened—she became one of the most beloved performers in history, shining brighter than the brightest lights of Broadway.
NYC is full of energy and Hell’s Kitchen is where New York’s best drag queens command the stage with glamour, glitter and killer dance moves. Get ready to join us for a care-free night out featuring dancing and drag! Our hosts will give you an insider access and look into NYC drag nightlife!
With over 5,000 years of civilization from around the globe represented in one of the world’s great museums, a guided tour to ensure the “must-sees” is a necessity! This tour navigates the daw of civilization, the history of America, the Modernist movement in Paris, the ruins of Pompey, Arms and Armor as high fashion and military function, and most importantly, the story of New York City.
9/11 Memorial at World Trade Center and Financial District Walking Tour
Smaller-sized groups. Perfect for tourists AND locals wishing to learn more about the day that changed us all forever!
Your 2.5 hr.,1.4 mi. (2.25 km) walking tour will be led by a expert, local, licensed Guide. Tour begins in Battery Park and concludes at Ground Zero site; location of the hauntingly beautiful memorial pools in the footprints of the former, iconic WTC Twin Towers.
This comprehensive tour explores 9/11 and the World Trade Center and also New York’s famed Financial District. You’ll be captivated with stories of 9/11’s unsung heroes (some personal stories) and their selfless acts of courage. These stories will be coupled with comprehensive discussion that details aspects of the former Twin Towers from its origin to its infamy of becoming Ground Zero, to the rebuilding and rebirth of the majestic World Trade Center complex, once again. You’ll gain important knowledge, insight and perspective into what it was like living through the terrorist attacks and it’s aftermath.
Midtown Manhattan Tour with Skip the Line MoMA Entry Semi Private
It’s the “City That Never Sleeps,” and nowhere is this more evident than in the vibrant, bustling Midtown district of Manhattan. This 2.5 hour semi-private (8 Guest Maximum) guided walking tour, will take you through the landmarks and between the skyscrapers that define New York. Your enthusiastic guide will take you through a postcard worthy walk of Manhattan’s most iconic scenery. Your tour will conclude with skip-the-line entry to the MoMA (Museum of Modern Art). Museum will be UNGUIDED, you can explore on your own.
NYC Insider Tour: Private Yacht Sightseeing Party: Statue of Liberty Close-Ups
Best boutique yacht for private sightseeing and entertaining. Enjoy the deck lounge’s open floor plan with spacious seating and cabin lounge with table seating for six. Experience curated amenities including catered meals & service, champagne glasses, luxury wraps & blankets. USCG licensed captain and personal steward provide 5-star service. Our team will help you with everything you need for birthdays, date night, marriage proposals, bachelor or bachelorette parties, intimate weddings, anniversaries, graduations, photo & video shoots. Your excursion includes a personalized itinerary with the best views of the city. Cruise under the sun or discover the magic of the city by moonlight. Rediscover the island of Manhattan. Private yacht with luxury services is sure to please everyone from first-time visitors to jet setters to native New Yorkers.
New York City 4th of July Fireworks Luxury Boat Tour
Charter the entire boat with up to 6 passengers and enjoy a spectacular view of Macy’s Fireworks show aboard your own private charter of a luxurious 29′ foot powerboat! The tour is limited to only six passengers, so it offers an unmatched level of comfort and relaxation. The 3-hour tour begins in Hudson River and then cruises out to the Statue of Liberty at sunset for pictures. The boat then gets into position underneath the fireworks for a once-in-a-lifetime view of the fireworks near the iconic Brooklyn Bridge. Passengers can bring any food or drinks they like on board, and also listen to a live simulcast of the show through the boat’s stereo system. Please note, the cost of the private tour is not per adult – it’s the cost to charter the entire boat for up to 6 passengers.
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.