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Better Adventures Tours

244 5th Ave, Suite G-292, New York City, NY 10001-7604
+1 646-571-8280
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Central Park Tour

First time in Central Park and I was absolutely amazed at the beauty and tranquility and history of... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2012
Frank B
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Boston, Massachusetts
Central Park Tour a must

We decided to do the walking tour of central park on a whim. There was a livingsocial coupon and... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2012
JamieH21
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Arlington, Virginia
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There's no better way to see a city than with Better Adventures. Go on an urban adventure with a guide who will change the way you see NYC. Learn fascinating stories about the streets you walk through and learn the fun facts about landmarks that people often have no idea about. With friendly guides showing you a city they're passionate about this is a fun way to see NYC for locals or tourists.
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244 5th Ave, Suite G-292, New York City, NY 10001-7604
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Reviewed 22 July 2012

First time in Central Park and I was absolutely amazed at the beauty and tranquility and history of the park. Taking the tour by Better Adventures was the best decision I made when I visited the park. Our guide Giovanni was excellent not only with...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2012

We decided to do the walking tour of central park on a whim. There was a livingsocial coupon and the day we were in town, the tour being offered was for central park. We lucked out! It was amazing. It was the perfect way for...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2012

I just took the Prohibition tour with Geovanni as our guide. He is a very engaging guide who clearly has a lot of knowledge about the area we visited and the topic of Prohibition in New York. I went on an extremely hot day and...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2012

I had three tours with Better Adventures so far and each one of them was just great. Everyone probably has different expectations from a NYC tour - and be it history, architecture or cuisine, you get a hint of it all; and the guides always...More

Thank Chetan S
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Reviewed 2 July 2012

Better Adventures Central Park Tour with Geovanni was one of the best things we did on our trip! I have been to New York many times and I would highly recommend this tour if it is your first time to visit or if you have...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2012

Can't say enough about the great Downtown to Chinatown tour with Geovanni - it was one of the highlights of my trip to NYC! Geovanni was very knowledgeable about these areas and had some very interesting info tidbits that many seasoned New Yorkers don't know...More

Thank Loretta B
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Reviewed 29 June 2012

Geovanni shared a tour through Central Park with my family- kids age 6, 9 & 12. He had lots of knowledge of the area to share with all of us and hit every must see spot in the Park. He pointed out things that you...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2012

Better Adventures walking tour of NYC was an excellent way to see the city. I just went on the historic tour, Downtown to Chinatown and loved it. I live right outside the city and visit quite frenquently, so when my mom wanted to do this...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2012

Central park walking tour with Geovanni definitely exceeded our expectations. Geovanni was very informative and truly walked us through parts of the park I never even knew existed. The tour was fun and educational at the same time. He shared some great stories with us...More

Thank Innessa F
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Reviewed 26 June 2012

My sister and I did the "From Downtown to Chinatown" tour on a Sunday morning. Fortunately the heat wave had dissipated since there was a lot of walking to do. It was a small group of mostly locals (I include myself since I visit the...More

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Management response:Responded 28 June 2012

Hi there, thanks for the review and you're 100% correct I did mention Charles II. He was the King not George when Niew Amsterdam became NYC. ;)

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