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Full-Day New York Full-day Tours

Full-Day New York "Must See" Small-Group Tour + One World Observatory Ticket

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Take in all the highlights of New York City on this comprehensive, one-of-a-kind tour. Explore the Big Apple like a New Yorker, as you walk, ride the subway and take the Staten Island ferry. Visit Times Square, the Broadway Theater District, Grand Central Terminal, the Brooklyn Bridge, the Statue of Liberty, and much more. Entrance to the One World Observatory is also included.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$109.00 
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures

Private New York Walking Tour with a Personal PhotographerPrivate and Luxury

Private New York Walking Tour with a Personal Photographer

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Group tours of New York City can sometimes pass sights too fast, or not even stop at attractions you’re most interested in. This private New York City tour with a professional photographer lets you customize the tour stops to suit your interests. Select from any number of popular locations, like Times Square and the Theatre District, Central Park, Midtown Manhattan, and the Brooklyn Bridge.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$147.50 
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures

New York Half-day Tours

New York "Must See" Small-Group Half-Day Tour

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Experience the best of the Big Apple during this half-day tour of Manhattan with a group limited to 15 guests. Rather than trying to do it all yourself, let an experienced guide lead you through the vibrant streets, colorful neighborhoods, and historic landmarks on foot, subway, and ferry. Get the full New York City experience and see iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, Grand Central Station, and Wall Street.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$74.00 
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures

Underground Tour of the NYC SubwayArchitecture Tours

Underground Tour of the NYC Subway

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Thousands ride the New York City subway every day, but not many know the secrets and stories hidden behind the transit system. This underground tour of the NYC subway showcases the history of the subway with a native New Yorker as your guide. Ride through gilded ghost stations—complete with Jazz Age chandeliers—to one of the most modern stations: the Oculus at the World Trade Center station.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures

Williamsburg Brooklyn Food Tasting and Walking TourPrivate and Luxury

Williamsburg Brooklyn Food Tasting and Walking Tour

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Williamsburg, Brooklyn is a go-to locale for travelers that want to explore the cultural hub of New York City. If you know where to look, it's also a prime destination for some classic Brooklyn cuisine. With this tour, discover the up-and-coming neighborhood with a foodie guide. Stroll through Williamsburg's charming streets, stop at several eateries, and enjoy some of the Big Apple's most famous dishes, like bagels, pizza, and classic deli.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation

Guided Private Underground New York Subway TourPrivate Sightseeing Tours

Guided Private Underground New York Subway Tour

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Learn the secrets of New York’s subway on a 2.5-hour underground tour with a private guide. Hear stories about the engineering, technology and people behind the subway’s construction. Discover legends and secrets about abandoned levels, hidden stations and fake houses that disguise escape routes around the city. See official and unofficial art as you follow the 1904 line from Bowling Green to Grand Central Terminal, and get a surprising look at places that every New Yorker sees—but few notice.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$170.00 
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation

Christmas Lights Tour of New York City - Private Tour with Free Christmas DrinkChristmas

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Christmas Lights Tour of New York City - Private Tour with Free Christmas Drink

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Immerse yourself in New York’s holiday decorations on a 2-3 hour private tour. Meet your guide at your hotel at the time of your choosing, then set out to see Rockefeller Center, Grand Central Terminal, and more in their Christmas best. A detailed itinerary is already planned, but you’re also free to customize the route with your guide. Conclude the Christmas tour with a complimentary warm drink in Bryant Park.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$87.30 
$97.00
$9.70 savings
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures

Shop 3 Secret Bargain NYC StoresFull-day Tours

Shop 3 Secret Bargain NYC Stores

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Designed for fashion-forward travelers on a budget, this thrift store shopping tour takes you to three of NYC’s best places to browse trendy secondhand pieces at rock-bottom prices. Spend nearly an hour at each shop, where your guide is happy to offer styling tips and help you find hidden treasures. Along the way, stroll through New York’s Garment District and get local insight into the city’s fashion industry.
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  • 4 hours
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  • 4 hours

Subway Art and History TourPrivate Sightseeing Tours

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Subway Art and History Tour

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Though it's typically seen as just a public transit system, the New York City Subway is an institution that includes hundreds of stations, with many showcasing public works of art. Uncover the artistic history of the subway on this private tour including subterranean gems that even locals miss. From the hidden City Hall Station to historic terracotta tiling and mosaic works, this tour presents the subway system like you've never seen it before. All you need is a MetroCard to start the adventure.
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  • 2 hours to 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$27.20 
$32.00
$4.80 savings
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  • 2 hours to 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures

Skip the Line NYC Downtown Walking Tour & One World Observatory Admission TicketAttraction Tickets

Skip the Line NYC Downtown Walking Tour & One World Observatory Admission Ticket

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Explore the 9/11 Memorial and the NYC One World Observatory on this self-guided tour. You can make the most of your vacation time with priority fast lane access, which lets you proceed directly to the observatory and beat the long lines. Use your One World Digital Explorer digital device to hear commentary on the world around you, visible in a panoramic view from the observatory.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Group walking tour - Dumbo, Brooklyn Bridge and Downtown ManhattanHiking

Group walking tour - Dumbo, Brooklyn Bridge and Downtown Manhattan

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Walking in New York with those you know is, without a doubt, the best investment for your trip to become much more complete! Our guides are super attentive and know the city like few others. You will be part of a culturally rich and unforgettable tour!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Full Day in New York Tour - NYC in 1 DayFull-day Tours

Full Day in New York Tour - NYC in 1 Day

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With so much to see, it's no wonder that many travelers spend days in New York City, and still miss many top attractions. On this private guided tour perfect for travelers that want to see it all, follow your personal guide to the world-famous places that make Manhattan a top tourist destination. From Rockefeller Center to Bryant Park, the Empire State Building to the Statue of Liberty, this tour truly packs in the sights, in just one day.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes

New York City Sightseeing Tour Cultural Tours

New York City Sightseeing Tour

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Cover more ground on this New York City bus tour than you would on a walking tour, so you can see more of the city's must-see attractions in less time. With a guide who’s familiar with the best routes to take to avoid the heavy NYC traffic, you can ride comfortably through the city as you learn about its history. Along the way, make a few stops to get out and take pictures, and see sights across the city, from Rockefeller Center to Battery Park.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Private and Custom New York: Make NYC YoursPrivate and Luxury

Private and Custom New York: Make NYC Yours

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Get to know New York City on a half- or full-day walking tour with a private guide. Customize your itinerary to your preferences and then travel with your guide through the Big Apple, stopping at the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building, Central Park, Times Square, the Brooklyn Bridge and more. With a private guide, you enjoy an intimate experience with only your group. Please note: hotel pickup and drop-off are included, but any additional public transportation is at your own expense.
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  • 4 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$480.00 
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  • 4 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures

Private Bargain Shopping & Styling Tour with a Personal Shopper Full-day Tours

Private Bargain Shopping & Styling Tour with a Personal Shopper 

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Shop like a REAL New Yorker without breaking the bank! Welcome to the New York City Bargain Shopping Tour! Forget stumbling to find the best stores and best deals. On this tour, you'll find runway designer, current trends, vintage treasures, independent designers and more for up to 80 percent off full retail prices. Many of my guests say they need to purchase a new suitcase to transport their new finds home! // Details // - Book one to four people for this private shopping tour opportunity! Each person is $150. Have a child under 12? They're complimentary. - Minimum three, maximum four special bargain store visits - Complimentary Uber ride from location #2 to location #3 (skip the subway!) - Pass numerous iconic locations! Flat Iron building, Madison Square Park, Chelsea neighborhood, Fashion Institute of Technology, Chelsea Market, Meatpacking District & the Highline! - Shop with a professional tour guide & designer resale business owner - Experience the city like a local!
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  • 4 hours
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  • 4 hours

New York City Downtown & Hoboken NJ Walking Tour - A Lot To See And LearnNature and Wildlife

New York City Downtown & Hoboken NJ Walking Tour - A Lot To See And Learn

See the city through the eyes of a team who appreciates the preservation of NYC culture amidst new era development. * You will enjoy the naturally beautiful gardens in the Battery Park; see its many monuments that tell of the historical legacy of New York City and much of the US as a whole; * take in the breathtaking views of a part the coastline of the 'Big Apple'; get a good view of 'Lady Liberty', New York's Statue of Liberty * Both adults and kids can enjoy places like the SeaGlass Carousel. * We will catch the New York Waterway Ferry for a pleasant 10-minute boat ride to Hoboken, NJ, * This is the only tour that includes two states and two cities in a 3 to 4 hour activity. * You will visit 9 to 11 interesting, significant sites in Hoboken, it will be informative, health-supporting and fun.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Private Full-Day New York City Tour with Friendly Local GuideDay Trips

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Private Full-Day New York City Tour with Friendly Local Guide

Explore New York City's top attractions on a private tour that features top attractions and the chance to taste classics like New York-style pizza and high-quality coffee (own expense). Visit Central Park, Rockefeller Center, Times Square, Grand Central Terminal, the Broadway theater district, and the 9/11 Memorial, and get photo ops of the Brooklyn Bridge. Finish your tour at the One World Observatory observation deck, which offers a bird's-eye perspective over the Big Apple. Entrance fees are not included on this tour.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$208.80 
$261.00
$52.20 savings
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures

NYC Awesome Architecture Private Tour by Foot and SubwayHalf-day Tours

NYC Awesome Architecture Private Tour by Foot and Subway

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Traverse the ‘Big Apple’ on foot and discover some of the city’s best architecture on this 4-hour private tour. Learn about the history of New York City as you visit famous landmarks like Rockefeller Center, the New York Public Library, Grand Central Station, the Flatiron Building, and more. Admire architecture from the 1700s to present day and see styles ranging from Beaux Arts to Art Deco.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation

New York City Private Guided tour on SubwayFull-day Tours

New York City Private Guided tour on Subway

Travel around the city like a real New Yorker—and see Manhattan’s major highlights in less than a half a day—on this private tour. Meet your guide at your area accommodation and hit the town. Traveling by subway and on foot, you’ll discover highlights ranging from the High Line, Times Square, and Central Park to Grand Central Terminal, the Empire State Building, and Rockefeller Center. Upgrade to a full-day tour to see even more quintessential landmarks.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Small Group Walking Tour - Central Park and MidtownHalf-day Tours

Small Group Walking Tour - Central Park and Midtown

Walking around New York with those you know is, without a doubt, the best investment for your trip to become much more complete! Our guides are super attentive and know the city like few others. You will be part of a culturally rich and unforgettable tour!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$65.00 
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures

InviteOnly in the Hottest NYC ClubsWine Tastings

InviteOnly in the Hottest NYC Clubs

We'll get the night started by meeting up in New York City top Invite Only trending spot, so naturally, we will start with exclusive VIP access by cutting the line, moving right into Bottle Service and dancing our night away. Each Night is a different agenda. Make sure to check with us for the plans that night etc Our goal is to get you comfortable, feeling good, and serving you with different options of alcoholics drinks for the best Nightlife hospitality. As the night proceeds, we will enjoy the dance floor with hottest New York DJ's, and famous celebrities and continue to party in style with providing the option to stay or continue on to a different venue. So, forget the tourist typical bars come to take part in a ​night, you'll make memories and want to brag to your friends about a place where beautiful locals meet.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation

NYC Sugar Rush ToursHalf-day Tours

NYC Sugar Rush Tours

No sweeter way to experience NYC multi cultural supreme culinary nature! We'll visit some trendy popular places, along some hidden gems with desserts from Taiwan, Brazil, Sicilia, Ireland and more. Also good for diet! After this visit, you won't touch any sugar for a while :)
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  • 4 hours
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  • 4 hours

Best of the Borough - Design Your Own TourHalf-day Tours

Best of the Borough - Design Your Own Tour

Pick A Borough (or boroughs) - and your preferred language (please allow more than 48 hours notice for other languages than English) This tour is a totally customizable borough tour! You choose duration for you and your travel companions up to 6 hours. Can't find what you really want online? Well, look no further. We have years of experience creating unique, and individualized itineraries that fits more or less everybody traveling to New York City. Choose a borough - or let it be a cross-borough kind-of-tour! Up to 6 hours of fun exploring with a local tour guide. This is a WALKING TOUR. We will utilize public transportation when needed. Cost of public transportation is not included.
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  • 6 hours
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  • 6 hours

New York To Boston in One DayDay Trips

New York To Boston in One Day

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See more of the East Coast on a day trip to Boston from New York. Leave the logistics to your guide who takes care of your transportation and itinerary. Start the day at Copley Square and see Fenway Park. Then, continue on through the day stopping to see Boston's top sights such as the Boston Public Library and Quincy Market as you explore the city by climate-controlled vehicle.
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  • 15 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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  • 15 hours
  • Taking safety measures

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