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Family In New York

244 Fifth Avenue, R289, New York City, NY 10001 (Manhattan)
1-212-726-1015
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Ranked #47 of 523 Activities in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: Family in New York provides private sightseeing tours of New York City. Every tour itinerary is custom and personalized to meet the wants, needs and... more » Owner description: Family in New York provides private sightseeing tours of New York City. Every tour itinerary is custom and personalized to meet the wants, needs and desires of our guests. We operate on our guests schedule and at their pace. In addition to our typical tours, we conduct tours for mobility impaired guests. We also conduct layover tours where we meet our guests at the hotel, airport, cruise terminal, train or bus station, load their luggage in our vehicle, tour them around New York City and then return them to their point of origin or another location. We have been in business for over six years and continue to grow every year. « less
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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
9 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Punctual, helpful, knowledgeable, friendly and superb service! To see and do as much as we did in 5 hours with Rob would have taken 1-2 days as an independent tourist. Nothing was too much trouble and we were informed on things that we could never have known - a brilliant guide and a nice guy too. - Thanks Rob We... More

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Minot, North Dakota, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We had never been to New York before and were nervous this might be a scam. This company, however, is not! Scott picked us up from the airport! We had the car service too! Then Ammi our guide picked us up at ou hotel to take us on our 9 hour tour. It was my husband, 17 year old son... More

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Travelling with our 4 year old my wife and Mother we decided to use these guys to best get around the city and see the highlights during our four night stay Having booked a couple of days before arrival in New York we were promptly met by rob our guide at 8:30 in our hotel reception as agreed. He simply... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I must say that I expected more from this private guide tour company. We spent 5 hours with a guide from Family in NY- on early July. the second Part of this guide tour was very nice and interesting especially taking the boat , visiting Wall Street and Time SQ, 9/11 memorial , but the first part was a bit... More

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Wheelers Hill, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Thank you Tammy & Cousin Scott for our wonder, wonderful day. June 28, 2014, what a day to remember. Everything was planned so well and Tammy was a delightful guide. Our boys, 12 and 5 were captivated by Tammy and her knowledge. She shared so much detail. I cannot state how valuable this tour was in getting to see what... More

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Georgetown, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

What a fabulous personal tour with our guide Ammi, who was amazing! This was a family trip with one teenager and two sons in their twenties. All the boys thoroughly enjoyed themselves especially having such a knowledgeable, witty guide. I loved the fact that the tour was catered to what we wanted to do and only involved our family and... More

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Moss Vale, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We booked a 9 hour tour with Scott online after our neighbour mentioned how good this was. Our tour host for the day was Dina who is just brilliant,what a day we experienced. After introductions and information on what we would see and was there anything we would like we set off for the day . Without question this is... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

My Daughter an I booked a 9hr tour on 12th May and a 5hr tour on the14th May 2014. From my initial contact with Scott and meeting our guide Elliot on the 12th May was easy.On meeting Elliot on the morning we discussed and formed a plan for the day. We saw New York through a New Yorkers eyes, seeing... More

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Waupun, Wisconsin
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Our family took a day tour with Donna and a lights tour With Scott in June. All we can say is OUTSTANDING! It was everything their web site said it would be and more. Both Donna and Scott were so easy to get along with that you even forgot that you were on a tour. If you visit Manhattan do... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Family in New York is a amazing company that will show everything you would want in New York in just a day. We went to the lobby of our hotel five minutes prior to the set time, Dina our amazing tour guide,was already there, with a smile. After introducing ourselves, we decided our plan for the day. We went out... More

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