New York has played a central role in the history of the United States and the New World, from the earliest explorations through the Dutch and English colonial eras, to the Revolutionary War through the September 11th attacks. This tour walks you through the city’s evolution, telling the stories which allow locals to make the claim that 'this is the greatest city on earth'. Come with us and see for yourself! We believe that New York is one of the greatest cities in the world, but every local here is sure of it! New York City's energy and pace help define modern American life like nowhere else. The architecture, culture, politics and innovation of the city are not only fundamental to the 21st century, but have made it a global leader for hundreds of years of American history. *Average tour length. The New York Free Tour usually ends by the 9/11 memorial. The independent guides with whom we work have your best interests in mind; while the tour usually includes the sites and stories above and lasts this long, your tour may vary depending on what your guide thinks is best for your group!
New York's Midtown is the heart of the city; home to incredible iconic buildings and an electric atmosphere. The bright lights of Broadway, the towering spectacle of Art Deco skyscrapers, the traffic, the crowds - Midtown is New York at its most colorful, its most vibrant, and its most intense. This 2.5-hour walking tour is packed with exciting and unforgettable stories from the elite mansions of Park Avenue to the dangerous streets of Prohibition-era 42nd Street. Nowhere else combines utopian dreams and urban nightmares quite like this soaring monument to city life, where every street corner is a movie set and every block has a story to tell. This is essential New York. This is 'the Crossroads of the World'. Midtown's world famous sights create an unmissable experience of glitz and glamour, architecture and adventure, neon and noise. *Average tour length. The Midtown Tour usually ends by the Rockefeller Center. The independent guides with whom we work have your best interests in mind; while the tour usually includes the sites and stories above and lasts this long, your tour may vary depending on what your guide thinks is best for your group!
Central Park is possibly the most-loved city park in the entire USA, but with over 800 acres, you’ll need some help finding the best bits! Our Very Best of Central Park Tour is designed to make sure you see all the highlights of this wonderland, without wandering for hours and missing the main features. We'll show you both the famous sites and hidden gems, tell you the park's fascinating stories, and of course, take you to the spots for perfect photos, all in an easy two-hour tour. It's easy to see why New Yorkers love this oasis in the heart of the city's chaos. Whether you choose to stay in the park afterwards or leave after the tour, you can be sure you've discovered the Very Best of Central Park!