A fascinating tour across the bridge and around Dumbo....over 2 hours walking but in New York that's fairly standard! The guide was brilliant and the tour flew by too quickly! Got some amazing photographs too!
On this tour of the Brooklyn Bridge, one of New York’s most recognizable landmarks, you experience the bridge first-hand by crossing it from Manhattan to Brooklyn. As you walk across it, learn from your guide about its history and admire the views overlooking the New York Harbor. Once you reach Brooklyn, the tour continues with a stroll around DUMBO, a trendy artist enclave.
This morning tour begins in front of the Tweed Courthouse in Lower Manhattan, a historical landmark in its own right. Meet your guide and set off on foot for the Brooklyn Bridge.
One of New York’s best-known landmarks, and one of the oldest bridges of its kind in the US, the Brooklyn Bridge is beloved by both locals and visitors. Learn about its rich history from your guide as you enjoy a relaxing stroll across the 1.1-mile (1.8-kilometer) bridge. From the bridge, you can see the Statue of Liberty, Williamsburg Bridge, Empire State Building, and more.
Upon arrival in Brooklyn, the tour continues with a stroll around DUMBO. This neighborhood is known for its art galleries, shops, and restaurants. Head to Jacques Torres Chocolate for sweet treats (own expense), and continue to Brooklyn Bridge Park—with waterfront views—where the tour ends.
We absolutely loved it! The view of the bridge is spectacular and the pace is just right. If you are worried children will struggle ... don’t. It is a reasonable walk and they are so distracted by the view that times flys by. Our kids...More
My husband and I recently visited the city and partaked in a couple tours on our trip. Our tour guide Kevin was fantastic! He was very educated on the history of the Brooklyn bridge and DUMBO area. He also made us feel very welcomed and...More
Kevin L. was an outstanding tour guide. He had a wealth of information about the history of the building nearby and the Brooklyn Bridge. Plus he knew exactly what was on our minds in terms of pictures on the bridge, getting hungry for lunch, etc....More