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This page offer listings on a variety of different tours listed alphabetically, as well as more details on a few of the more prominent tour companies. For a breakdown of tours by type, click here.

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Brooklyn Unplugged Tours
33 Nassau Ave, Brooklyn NY 11222
phone: (866) 431-5393, email:
Brooklyn Unplugged provides public and private walking and culture tours of Brooklyn, NYC. Our off-the-beaten-path excursions reveal Brooklyn's neighborhoods, history and ethnic communities. Visit creative shops, galleries and street art. Also learn the epic tale of Brooklyn's industrial and ethnic heritage.

Scheduled public walking tours are led by energetic guides. Private tours are available covering neighborhoods, culture, history, and more. They are individually customized for an immersive, personal experience which can be done by foot, subway or chartered vehicle. Whether you're a first time visitor or seasoned New Yorker we promise you're gonna have a blast!

Central Park Sightseeing Bike Rentals and Tours
56 w 56th st New York, NY,10019
phone: 212-975-0785, email:
Enjoy a Central Park bike rental and top rated New York City Tour from our large selection of Central Park tours. We offer Central Park walking tours, bike tours, carriage tours, pedicab tours and much more.
Central Park Sunset Tours
The Arsenal @ Central Park Zoo
Year-Round, 2.5 Mile Walking Tour lasting 2 hrs. costing $40 per person
The most extensive walking tour of Central Park offered in the city at the most beautiful time of the day. You’ll discover New Yorker’s favorite places, learn the history of the park and its significance to the city, and see locations from your favorite films. Featured attractions include Strawberry Fields, the Central Park Zoo, the Carousel, Tavern on the Green, Wollman Rink, Belvedere Castle, Bow Bridge, Bethesda Fountain, The Lake, the Shakespeare Garden and more…
Central Park Tours & Bike Rentals
58th street and Broadway, New York City, 10019
phone: 347-746-TOUR, email:
Central Park Tours is the official company for guided tours in New York's Central Park. We offer carriage and rickshaw rides, bike tours and bicycle rentals. Reserve online and save up to 50%.
Circle Line Sightseeing
Boat Type: Public & Charter
# Boats: 2+
Location: Pier 83-West 42nd St.
Phone: 212-563-3200, Email:
Whether you are exploring New York for the first time, rediscovering your hometown or seeking a mini-vacation, a Circle Line cruise is a relaxing and fun way to see the world's most famous skyline. There are numerous cruises to choose from. Beverages, wine, beer, cocktails and food are available on board. Discover New York with the City's best tour guides!
CityListen Audio Tours
Download a CityListen audio tour and map; turn your iPod into your own personal tour guide.
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See Central Park as you never have before. Whether you come to the park every weekend or are visiting New York City for the first time, you will come away from this tour with a true appreciation of why this park is among of the greatest achievements in landscaping and urban development.
CitySights NY
47-25 27 St. Long Island City. Ny 11101
718-560-3988, email:
Ride with the leader! We provide our passengers with the best view possible of the city on a Hop-on Hop-off double-decker Downtown, Uptown, Night or Brooklyn tour. View the most famous neighborhoods, attractions and places of interest such as Time Square, Madison Square Garden, Macy's, Empire State Building, World Trade Center, Village, Harlem, Brooklyn and more...
Classic Harbor Line Cruises & Charters
Chelsea Piers, Pier 62-Suite 103
Phone: 212-627-1825 ext 1506, Email:
Dedicated to helping locals and visitors alike enjoy the unique wonders of New York City, Classic Harbor Line hopes for the privilege of escorting you on a relaxing, inspiring and breathtaking cruise through the waters we proudly call home. Our three classic yachts – the Schooner Adirondack and the Schooner America 2.0 (our sailboats), and the Luxury Yacht Manhattan (our motorized yacht) are reminiscent of the classic boats that cruised the NYC waters in the past two centuries.
East Village Historical Walking Tours
Tour one of the most infamous and historical neighborhoods in the world with an experienced and knowledgeable guide. For one and a half hours, our fun and informative staff will touch on some of the most interesting sites in the East Village. We have four generations of Lower East Side roots and insight and have consulted with some of the area's top historians to bring you a fun-filled, dynamic and educational experience. We are proud of our neighborhood and excited to share it with you. (weather permitting) 
Call: 347-465-7767 Email:
Foods of New York Tours, Inc.
Offers unique food tasting and cultural walking tours through New York City's most delicious and historic neighborhoods. Providing a non-touristy experience so you feel like a native New Yorker. Each tour includes classic food tastings from one-of-a-kind specialty food shops and ethnic eateries as well as an off-the-beaten-path glimpse of "Life in New York City"— the history, culture, architecture, entertainment offerings, and neighborhood restaurants.
Ground Zero Museum Workshop
Images & Artifacts from the Recovery
420 West 14th Street, Floor 2
New York, NY 10014
Phone: 212-209-3370

Before you visit the 9/11 Memorial, make sure and visit the "Biggest LITTLE Museum in New York," a little gem in the Meatpacking District that often sells out their daily 2-hour tours well in advance. Incredible artifacts and images by the Official Photographer at Ground Zero, Gary Marlon Suson. "Rare Photos" (New York Times). Guests listen to the amazing stories behind 100 Images & Artifacts from the Ground Zero "Recovery" Period.
Inside CNN Studio Tour
Go behind the scenes with CNN, the world's news leader.
The Inside CNN Studio Tour is a 50-minute guided walking experience of the CNN studios located on the 3rd floor of the Time Warner Center at Columbus Circle. Take a journey through the history of journalism, learn about the news gathering process, discover exciting facts about CNN journalists and the coverage of events, and see an actual CNN newsroom and studios.
Mafia Walking Tour of Little Italy
235 Bowery, New York, NY 10012
phone: 347-465-7767, email:
This popular and exciting weekly tour through Little Italy explores the former social clubs, homes and haunts of some of the most powerful 20th century mobsters, and uncovers the truth behind many Mafia legends. Every Saturday at 2:00pm.
Naturally, New York - Boat Tour
The National Parks of New York Harbor Conservancy presents the Naturally, New York boat tour, inviting metro area residents and tourists to explore New York Harbor’s vibrant ecosystem, its rich history as a thriving seaport and the on-going interplay of commerce and nature.

Hosted by National Park Rangers, the three hour boat tour with lunch is a great autumn excursion that includes wildlife sightings and engaging audio commentary narrated by environmental reporter Tom Zeller, Jr. You'll hear a sixty minute audio tour narrated by Zeller and featuring the captivating stories of fisherman and scientists who cherish the natural treasures in and around the harbor. The audio commentary also features historians and authors including: Mark Kurlansky, Eric Sanderson and Sam Sifton who share how the environmental riches of New York Harbor have played a critical role in helping to draw millions of immigrants to New York City; making it one of the world’s greatest multicultural and commercial centers. Rangers will also share their goals to transform New York Harbor into a thriving urban waterfront park system. The boat tour is currently scheduled for October 16th and October 23rd.

Stops on the boat tour include: , The Statue of Liberty, Hoffman and Swinburne Islands, Marshes of Jamaica Bay.

The New York Beer and Brewery Tour
Chelsea Piers Pier 59
phone: (212) 209-3370, email:
Taste the History and the Hops! While we do the Driving! Experience New York City's beer culture, past and present. -See how beer is made at the Chelsea Brewery -Sample a pint at the Brooklyn Brewery -See the remnants of Old Brewer's Row (Bushwick) -Enjoy an artisanal food pairing at Spuyten Duyvil (Williamsburg) -Kick back at the historic Bohemian Beer Hall and Garden (Queens)
New York City Photo Safari
Various Meeting Points around New York City, NY
phone: 718-268-9634, email:
New York Photo Safaris are one-of-kind photography classes designed for small groups & individuals who want to learn how to capture the life and allure that's distinctly the Big Apple. While using New York City as both backdrop and classroom, these photography workshops provide unique photographic opportunities to sharpen your photography skills and capture memories for a lifetime. Groups are small, so you’ll get hands on instruction from an experienced professional. These classes are also a great way to go on a Safari Manhattan style. New York City Photo Safaris are similar to walking tours with an added bonus of a photography class.
New York Tour Shuttle
New York, NY
phone: (202) 637-3200, email:
The most interactive and comprehensive New York Tours. New York Sightseeing Tours with more unique tour stops by New York Shuttle Tours. New York Bus Tours depart from Times Square. Facebook;
PhotoTrek Tours
209 West 42nd Street NY, NY 10036
Phone: 212-209-3370, E-mail:
The goal of PhotoTrek Tours is to provide our clients with a private 2 or 3 hour walking tour of NYC, while creating priceless photo memories. The clients' are presented with professional quality photos on a CD-ROM which include them in all the photos and great NYC landmarks as a backdrop.
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A Slice of Brooklyn Pizza Tour
The original Brooklyn pizza tour! This 4 1/2 hour tour covers pizza...and Brooklyn...from one end to the other. From award winning, Neapolitan-style pizza at Grimaldi's under the Brooklyn Bridge (where's there's NO waiting on line!) to legendary Sicilian-style pizza at L&B Spumoni Gardens in Bensonhurst. Includes a multimedia sightseeing tour that highlights Brooklyn's famous neighborhoods, parks, landmarks and famous movie locations like Saturday Night Fever, Goodfellas, The French Connection and more!
Sidewalk Surprises in Lincoln Square
The Lincoln Square Business Improvement District presents Sidewalk Surprises in Lincoln Square – the highly popular FREE outdoor neighborhood weekly walking tour through Lincoln Square, the trendy and spirited neighborhood that extends along Broadway from Columbus Circle and 58th Street to 70th Street, and includes portions of Central Park West, Columbus Avenue, and the east side of Amsterdam Avenue. Some people have called it “the Best Walking Tour in New York!”

All New Yorkers and visitors are invited to stroll through Lincoln Square and learn from a top-notch urban historian why the neighborhood known as “the gateway to the Upper West Side” is one of Manhattan’s most exciting - then and now. Immerse yourself in the history and lore of the past, while discovering Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, the chic Time Warner Center and the Lincoln Square neighborhood’s many fine restaurants and shops.

WHERE: Tours meet inside Columbus Circle, 59th Street & Broadway.
BY SUBWAY: Take the A, B, C, D, or 1 train to 59th Street/Columbus Circle.

For more information please call the Lincoln Square BID at (212) 581-3774 or visit our website at . No reservation is necessary.

Star City Limousine
123 Main St, New York, NY 10019
800-786-0234, email:
New York Limousine service for any occasion. Birthdays, Bar Mitzvah, Bachelor parties, Weddings, Proms, Airport pickups. Please visit our website for most exotic limousines  or call us at 800-786-0234
Urban Oyster Tours

Duration: Varies
Cost: From $60 to $105
Contact: (347) 618-TOUR (8687) or email at

Food, Neighborhood, Sailing, Brewery, Winery & Other Tours
Learning from this history, Urban Oyster was founded on the belief that, like oysters, the neighborhoods of New York are treasured resources that require nurturing and cultivation in order to survive and flourish. Through dynamic hands-on tour and event experiences, Urban Oyster aims to connect people to the local treasures of this great city, and in doing so, promote an appreciation for the neighborhoods we inherit.

Walkin' Broadway
Theatre District, NYC
A celebrity-guided audio tour of the New York City theatre district.
Call 212-997-5004 to schedule a tour.
Tours depart from Colony Music located at 1619 Broadway at 49th Street.
Wall Street Walks
55 Wall Street, New York, NY, 10005
phone: 212-666-0175, email:
Wall Street Walks takes visitors through the historic capital of world finance - the one-square-mile of downtown Manhattan known as "Wall Street". Our visitors learn about people, places and events comprising over 200 years of history, as they walk among locations where it all happened.

Wall Street Walks caters to individuals and groups from around the world. We welcome tourists looking for a unique New York City experience, as well as corporate outings, and student groups of all ages.
World Yacht
Boat Type: Public & Charter
# Boats: 3
Location: Pier 81 on the Hudson River @West 42nd St.
Phone: 1-800-498-4270, Email:

World Yacht hosts one of the largest waterborne restaurant and event facilities in New York offering dinner and brunch cruises along New York Harbor. World Yacht is the ultimate New York experience enjoyed by both locals and visitors.
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7 Best New York City Tours Outside Manhattan
Outside of Manhattan, the city’s other four boroughs—including hip Brooklyn, multicultural Queens, the “boogie-down” Bronx, and just-a-ferry-ride-away Staten Island—offer fascinating glimpses into the multifaceted nature of this city. Check it out with a guided tour—these seven Fodor’s-vetted tour companies pair intriguing itineraries with colorful insiders’ perspectives.

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Ground Zero Museum Workshop Tour

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 Sex & the City Hotspots Tour
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