Contrasts of New York walking tour

76 Ratings
  • Live Guide
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  • Day Trip
  • Group Tour
  • E-Ticket
  • 6.5 hr

We are the highest ranked Contrast Tours company on Tripadvisor. We have over 1000 5-star feedback because we are different: -We go on foot and by public transport through the Bronx, Queens and Brooklyn, very different from seeing the city through the windows of a bus. -We are New York guides -Unlike stereotyped van tours, the guides give a real and personal view of New York. -Because we are small groups we can enter different places and we go much deeper. -The group not only sees the Bronx, Queens and Brooklyn but also walks its streets, enters its premises and has an authentic New York experience. ** This shared tour is 6.5 hours. It is usually a 9-10 km walk. ** On our page, we have more tour options including tailor-made private tours. Note that the system does not show all the available dates. Contact us directly for other dates and tours *

Itinerary Details

Operated by: Streetwise New York Tours

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Grand Central Terminal

Meeting Point and Introduction to the theme of the tour.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At:

We make a walking route in a typical neighborhood of the South Bronx. The idea of the tour is to know the real life of New Yorkers. Therefore, we do not visit large and iconic sites. We visit a church, a social center, a cafe and we see professional graffiti and the thousands of small details that define life in the Bronx.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At:

We continue with the Astoria neighborhood in Queens. New York is a city of immigrants. Queens is the most diverse area in the world. Through its markets and its cafés we see how new generations of immigrants continue to define the city today.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Gantry Plaza State Park

Manhattan skyline viewpoint with views of the Empire State Building, Chrysler Building, United Nations and many other skyscrapers.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Williamsburg

We passed through North Williamsburg, the most important hipster neighborhood in New York. A neighborhood full of local designers, craft products and street art. We finish the tour with a visit to an orthodox Jewish district (Hasidic). We learn about the roots of this traditional and religious community, how the neighborhood works and its relationship with the rest of the city.

Duration: 2 hour
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