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Real New York Tours

New York City, NY
+1 917-572-7017
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Fantastic Insider's View Tour of NYC

This is a great way to learn what it's like to live in New York, and see many of the notable... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2013
Libertyville, Illinois
Highly recommended

Joined the "Lower Manhattan - Then and Now" tour, led by Jimmy. Had a great time. I felt like we... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2013
London, United Kingdom
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The Original NYC Walking & Subway Tour Celebrating our 10th Year! Lets face it, New York tours are only as good as their tour guides. Real New York Tours gives people the opportunity to see the city through the eyes of real New Yorkers. Real New York Tours explores the history, the cracks and crevices, the side streets, and culture of real New York neighborhoods. We’ll ride the New York subway, pound the pavement, and meet the people who have become the fabric of this great city. Together we will feel the electricity that drives everyday New Yorkers. This is real New York!
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Reviewed 15 April 2013

This is a great way to learn what it's like to live in New York, and see many of the notable sights. I took this tour with two guests from Korea. Explained to the tour guide (an actor and director, doing tours in his off...More

1  Thank BruceQ57
Reviewed 15 April 2013

Joined the "Lower Manhattan - Then and Now" tour, led by Jimmy. Had a great time. I felt like we got real value for money, because it was a fairly packed 3.5 hours and, despite his corny jokes (of which he was very proud!) we...More

Thank NickT2602
Reviewed 14 April 2013

The Big Apple Tour is a great and awesome way to get to know NYC, its secrets, its transport and its people. We had a great day with Greg and had a great taste of the Big Apple's food taste! I totally recommend their services!!

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Reviewed 13 April 2013

I am usually out and about the city alone during the day when I visit NYC. There were area’s I wanted to see, yet was a hesitant to do so on my own. “I need a tour guide’, I said to myself. I saw the...More

2  Thank sandra h
Reviewed 13 April 2013

My husband, my adult son, and I made our first trip to New York in March. Although every minute was in some way memorable, our Big Apple tour with Heidi was overwhelmingly the best time we had. Through rain, cold and finally snow, Heidi walked...More

2  Thank Ann9797
Reviewed 13 April 2013

We spent an enjoyable first morning in NYC walking around around lower Manhattan with our private guide Shawn. Our group include 2 adults and 3 kids (11, 11, 9). He tailored the tour to our interests. He is a super nice guy and provided us...More

Thank Rico G
Reviewed 13 April 2013

My mother, my daughter and I had a fantastic time on our Half Apple Downtown private tour. Our guide, Heidi, was delightful and knowledgable. It was a great way to start our visit to NYC and went ahead as planned in spite of the blizzard...More

Thank HJH5
Reviewed 13 April 2013

What a fabulous way to see the city! Our tour guide was so knowledgable and was just a great guy. Would recommend this tour to anyone!!!

Thank Tennis3030
Reviewed 13 April 2013

Two friends recommended this tour to me and I have now told other friends it is a must do while in New York. I did this tour on my first day and it was the perfect introduction to New York. Such good value and so...More

1  Thank Kathy R
Reviewed 13 April 2013

Our amazing tour guide, Heidi, picked us up at our hotel and took us on a wonderful tour of downtown. The tour was tailored to things we wanted to see. She answered all our questions and at the end of the tour she returned us...More

Thank Linda L
Bursting with an amazing array of sights, sounds, and
smells on every block, a visit to Chinatown feels like
entering a different world. It’s a colorful spectacle
that gets even more crowded on weekends, when families
stream in to enjoy huge dim sum feasts and to stock up
at the markets on Mott Street. To take a break from
the buzz, grab something sweet from one of the many
bakeries in the area and head to Columbus Park, where
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5 June 2017|
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Response from Lucas M | Property representative |
Hey my friend unfortunately our tours are solely done by subway and foot and require quite a bit of walking. If you are looking for a private tour done in a vehicle please check out my father in-law's company Moments 2... More
4 March 2017|
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Response from Lucas M | Property representative |
Unfortunately that's not something we offer and honestly those are all things that can really be done on ones own. You are essentially then paying a guide to wait in lines with you which is a waste of time and money I feel... More
25 February 2017|
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Response from Lucas M | Property representative |
Hey my friend glad to hear you are coming to NYC. Just for the record nothing is really free in NYC. Easy is a matter of perspective. On that note if you are a first time visitor to NYC Time Square can be a good central... More