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Description: If you're looking for things to do and places to go in New York, you've...
If you're looking for things to do and places to go in New York, you've come to the right place! Best Tours is the world's best tour company, offering the best tours on and off the beaten track! Our world famous sightseeing tours, walking tours, food tours, and private vehicle tours show you a city through it's culture and food, engage you through it's history, and entertain you with it's wonder!
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Cupcake Tour -- Fun!

We went on the New York Cupcake Tour on August 8th. Mallory was a fantastic guide! We enjoyed all of the dessert tastings. The mini cupcakes at Baked by Melissa were our... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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Kingsport, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

We went on the New York Cupcake Tour on August 8th. Mallory was a fantastic guide! We enjoyed all of the dessert tastings. The mini cupcakes at Baked by Melissa were our favorites. We stopped back by that store and bought more after the tour! Fun tour!

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Floral Park, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

I have done three of their walking tours so far - chocolate, drunken history and food. All very good. The guides have been great. Knowledgeable and fun. They are a little expensive, but I usually get 30% off or two for one, and that makes it well worth the money.

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London
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

New York Cupcake tour booked through Expedia, with Best Tours. The tour guide didn't show up. I phoned the Best Tours number that I'd been given with the booking but it was automated menus and recorded statements, no one live to speak to.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Did the New York Ghost walk with a Group of 6. Nice small tour group and very interesting stories as well as a nice walk around Washington square park and the village. the only thing is that the tour was about 2 house and i think it could have been slightly shorter.

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Garnerville, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Met at Union Square Park and traveled on foot around the Village.... 5 stops for cupcake tastings, including a stop for gelato. Our tour guide, Marcie, was great!! Paid attention to all of us, kept group together, shared interesting facts... made it fun!! Would have liked a few more tastes of the "mini" cupcakes at Melissa's. Molly's cupcakes was the... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

My boyfriend and I went on the Italian Food Tour in Little Italy, NYC. It had good food, a very good tour guide who gave us more information about the area and food than we otherwise would have gotten. We purchased tickets through Groupon which had us paying about 30% of the prices on the website, which made the tour... More 

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Long Island NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

We had the pleasure of Mallory as our guide. Mallory was fun, pleasant, and completely wonderful as our guide. We would definitely take another tour with this company.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

We took the little Italy tour on a Saturday when the streets were all blocked off so we ended up arriving late. It would have been nice if the website mentioned that the streets are all blocked off for bike races on Saturday. even though we arrived late we were able to find the group and our tour guide Ben... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

I bought a Groupon for the CupCake Tour in the Spring of 2014. The Groupon expired in May 2014. July 2015 I went online and chatted with an agent on a Sunday morning who honored my 1.5 year old Groupon by re-activating it and helping me get the tickets online for a week later. It was a great experience -... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Definitely look elsewhere! My partner and I booked the Friday Ghost tour before arriving in New York. Arrived at Washington Park as told and met with a few other families waiting for the tour. 10 minutes after 7pm, the guide still hadn't arrived. I started to chat with the support team, and informed me they had cancelled the tour due... More 

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BestToursWorldwide, Manager at Best Tours, responded to this review

We're very sorry about your poor experience with the New York Ghost Walk, and that you have not had a satisfactory response from us either. We would be grateful if you could get in touch direct with ferry@besttours.com quoting your original booking details, so that we can investigate and, if you wish, offer you a free tour in compensation as... More 

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