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Activities in New York City

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Ranked #1 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: City tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Bottom line: We keep our groups small, our snack/refreshment stops local, and our fun walking tours focused on stories you’ll... more » Owner description: Bottom line: We keep our groups small, our snack/refreshment stops local, and our fun walking tours focused on stories you’ll remember, not stats you will quickly forget. Our action-packed itineraries are available as both public and private options throughout the week, and are enjoyed by locals and visitors alike. « less
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Ranked #2 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Boat Tours; Boat tours & water sports
Owner description: The ultimate custom sightseeing experience in New York Harbor! Enjoy the City from great vantage points and photograph the... more » Owner description: The ultimate custom sightseeing experience in New York Harbor! Enjoy the City from great vantage points and photograph the world-famous skyline on the same boat CNN and other news agencies use to cover breaking news. New York Media Boat zips you to over 40 sights around the local waterways including the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the Intrepid Aircraft Carrier, South Street Seaport, the Brooklyn Bridge, Governors Island, and many others. Years of television and photography experience allow Captain Bjoern to position the boat for great framing and lighting, so you can take amazing vacation photos. Come aboard our safe and seaworthy US NAVY built Rigid Inflatable Boat (RIB), and experience a unique & personal tour of the City! « less
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Ranked #3 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Lets face it, New York tours are only as good as their tour guides. Real New York Tours gives people the opportunity to see... more » Owner description: Lets face it, New York tours are only as good as their tour guides. Real New York Tours gives people the opportunity to see the city through the eyes of real New Yorkers. Real New York Tours explores the history, the cracks and crevices, the side streets, and culture of real New York neighborhoods. We’ll ride the New York subway, pound the pavement, and meet the people who have become the fabric of this great city. Together we will feel the electricity that drives everyday New Yorkers. This is real New York! « less
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Ranked #4 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Walking tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Have you ever wanted to know which Broadway theaters are haunted? Are you curious to know what a Broadway "swing" is? Have... more » Owner description: Have you ever wanted to know which Broadway theaters are haunted? Are you curious to know what a Broadway "swing" is? Have you ever heard about the ghost light? If so, then this tour is just for you! "The Great White Way" has always been a world full of mystery, tradition, history and spectacle. Now, you too can learn all there is to know about Broadway on our two hour tour. All of our guides are working theatre professionals and will share stories and anecdotes from Broadway! « less
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Ranked #5 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Most walking tours point and stare at New York—with Streetwise New York, you live it. We explore neighborhoods, recount... more » Owner description: Most walking tours point and stare at New York—with Streetwise New York, you live it. We explore neighborhoods, recount history and study contrasts—uncovering the true New York, that’s melted into pizza slices, hidden in subways, and carried in the ever-changing stories of its 8 million people. From the swankiest stretches of Fifth Avenue to the grimiest of graffitied alleys, we share tales passed down from our grandparents, gleaned from books, and whispered on street corners. See website for tour schedule and to book your own customized private tour! « less
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Ranked #6 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Private tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Providing memorable, engaging, fun and informative tour experiences in New York City is our passion. By targeting our guest's... more » Owner description: Providing memorable, engaging, fun and informative tour experiences in New York City is our passion. By targeting our guest's interests, preferences and whims by collaborating with them enables us to create perfect tour itineraries. Every tour focuses on our guest's specific desires ensuring that everyone will enjoy experiences on the highest level of satisfaction due to our fastidious attention to detail. An experienced, enthusiastic and informative licensed New York City guide will meet you and yours at the time and place you wish together with a chauffeured luxury vehicle, sized to accommodate your group. You will be captured by an entertaining presentation of "the story" at each site as well as sites along the way in the most entertaining and amusing way. We stimulate conversation and questions providing informative answers within a social and cordial atmosphere. Whether you are planning a first visit with friends and family, an anniversary celebration, a corporate event, a college candidate's orientation or any special occasion, even a marriage proposal, we create the perfect experience delivering outcomes beyond your expectations. Accommodating those with special needs such as walking challenges is never a problem for us navigating to minimizing walking. Our staff of licensed New York City guides speak over fourteen languages enabling us to embrace a global audience and fill the needs of those who prefer tours conducted in their native language. Let's plan your tour built around you topical (architecture, history, famous people, neighborhoods, etc.) interests as well as your site requests. We ensure that your time with Custom & Private will enable you to take home a piece of The Big Apple in your head and heart as well. Thank you! « less
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Ranked #7 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: This is not your grandma's museum tour. What we offer is a fun, group-oriented VIP museum adventure. You will be... more » Owner description: This is not your grandma's museum tour. What we offer is a fun, group-oriented VIP museum adventure. You will be entertained... and learn a bit along the way. We strive to offer a brand new view of the Met, one that you wouldn't get by simply visiting the museum on your own. Not affiliated or endorsed by the Metropolitan Museum of Art. We are a collective of renegade museum educators who are dedicated to engaging people in museums as real people. We have degrees in art history, museum studies, theater, etc. and have worked in a wide variety of museums. For corporations and businesses, we offer a fun team building activity at the best museum in the world. « less
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Ranked #8 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Food tours
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Ranked #9 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Food tours
Owner description: Voted BEST CITY TOUR by CitySearch & praised by TIme Out New York Magazine with the phrase: "There is delicious justification... more » Owner description: Voted BEST CITY TOUR by CitySearch & praised by TIme Out New York Magazine with the phrase: "There is delicious justification for their popularity." We offer food tours 7 days a week and we tour in 5 different NYC neighborhoods. Check out our page with over 19,000 reviews. We are NEW YORK'S FIRST & BEST. Since 1999 we've been giving Food Tasting & Cultural Walking Tours through New York City's most delicious and historic neighborhoods. We provide a "Non-Touristy" experience so you feel like a Native New Yorker! And even if you are a native NYer, we'll show you some secret gems in downtown NYC that you may have missed. Each tour includes food tastings from specialty food shops, ethnic eateries, and local restaurants, as well as an "off the beaten path" glimpse of life in New York City -the history, culture, architecture, and entertainment offerings. We're New York's best Food Tasting & Cultural Walking tour! We can't wait to show you our favorite spots - and feed you all along the way. Come see us soon. « less
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Ranked #10 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: City tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Lina Viviano, the Founder of Gotham Walking Tours, conducts private tours of New York City (Manhattan and Brooklyn), with an... more » Owner description: Lina Viviano, the Founder of Gotham Walking Tours, conducts private tours of New York City (Manhattan and Brooklyn), with an emphasis on the extraordinary historical, cultural, architectural, ethnic, and culinary traditions that have made New York City one of the greatest and most diverse cities in the world. Experience New York City on foot. Experience New York City up close and personal with a licensed guide who has been researching New York City history for over twenty years and who has a passion for this incredible City. All tours are conducted by Lina. Walk Gotham! « less
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Ranked #11 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Boat Tours; Boat tours & water sports
Owner description: Tribeca Sailing offers intimate sailing tours for up to six passengers to the sights of Lower Manhattan including the Statue... more » Owner description: Tribeca Sailing offers intimate sailing tours for up to six passengers to the sights of Lower Manhattan including the Statue of Liberty. As we only carry six passengers you are guaranteed an experience like no other from a captain who provides great service. We offer public sails from 9:30am, 12pm, 3pm and 6pm seven days a week. We also offer private sails for couples or families celebrating special occasions. « less
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Ranked #12 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Visit New York Tours focuses on private as well as small group tours. Our guides are local, licensed and lifetime New... more » Owner description: Visit New York Tours focuses on private as well as small group tours. Our guides are local, licensed and lifetime New Yorkers. Our tours aren't just talk; we taste the foods New York is famous for. We meet real New Yorkers and we learn all about the history of the Big Apple. « less
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Ranked #13 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: We want to invite you into our world, show you its cast of characters and have you feel the drama (and sometimes comedy) that... more » Owner description: We want to invite you into our world, show you its cast of characters and have you feel the drama (and sometimes comedy) that unfolds right here behind the scenes of Broadway. Our tour guides are professional Broadway actors and singers who take their role of Broadway ambassadors seriously. They are also New York City licensed tour guides and look forward to meeting you and to answer your questions. « less
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$99* and up
Ranked #14 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Walking tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: 8 people or less Guaranteed! Our tours are like having a friend in NYC showing you around their neighborhood. You call, we... more » Owner description: 8 people or less Guaranteed! Our tours are like having a friend in NYC showing you around their neighborhood. You call, we listen, and then suggest the perfect day for you in the most interesting neighborhoods: Greenwich Village, Chinatown, Times Square and many more, sampling the best foods the City has to offer. This is nothing like a bus tour; it's a personal experience where the history is part of the tour, but the behind-the-scenes stories are part of us. « less
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$35* and up
Ranked #15 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: NewYorkTour1 Immersive Tours with Great Guides! Our itineraries are designed to bring you authentic experiences of New York... more » Owner description: NewYorkTour1 Immersive Tours with Great Guides! Our itineraries are designed to bring you authentic experiences of New York City neighborhoods and major attractions such as Soho, the 9/11 Memorial, Times Square, and much more. We travel by foot, subway and public buses just like native New Yorkers would. You'll see so much more in a shorter amount of time. « less
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Ranked #16 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Private 5 hour VIP Shopping Tour Experiences in New York City. Meet designers face-to-face in their actual showrooms &... more » Owner description: Private 5 hour VIP Shopping Tour Experiences in New York City. Meet designers face-to-face in their actual showrooms & studios and shop at 40%-65% off retail. Style Room is run by Karen Parker O'Brien, a fashion industry professional with endless industry connections. Types of Tours: VIP Limo Tours, VIP Walking Tours. Perfect For: Girls Day Out, Mother / Daughter, Husbands & Wives, Boyfriends & Girlfriends, Birthday Celebrations, Anniversary Celebrations Corporate Incentive Groups / Spousal Programs / Large Groups Bridal Shower Shopping Party, Bachelorette Shopping Party, Sweet 16 Celebrations « less
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Ranked #17 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Classes/Workshops; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Take a pizza-making class in NYC! You'll learn, you'll laugh, you'll eat, and you'll likely call it one of the most amazing... more » Owner description: Take a pizza-making class in NYC! You'll learn, you'll laugh, you'll eat, and you'll likely call it one of the most amazing culinary experiences you've ever had. Yes, you can make restaurant quality pizza in your home kitchen and here's where you'll learn how. Our 100% hands-on classes meet daily in the afternoon or evening plus we offer couples classes, team-building events and more. For more info, class schedule and/or to book visit our website. « less
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Ranked #18 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Guided by real Wall Street insiders, you will explore world-famous financial landmarks such as the New York Stock Exchange,... more » Owner description: Guided by real Wall Street insiders, you will explore world-famous financial landmarks such as the New York Stock Exchange, Federal Reserve, and Wall Street . While meandering the narrow, winding streets of Lower Manhattan, you will hear exclusive stories from “inside the trenches” that will entertain, inform and shock you!Tours have appeared in news and on television globally including CNN, BBC, Reuters and The New York Times. In addition, these tours were filmed for Oliver Stone's Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleep movie Blu-Ray DVD Feature and Sundance Festival's "The Flaw" Documentary Movie. The Wall Street Experience aims to demystify and personify Wall Street through personal interaction and storytelling of firsthand experiences. Bring your camera and your questions. « less
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Ranked #19 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Performances; Theater and Concerts
Owner description: Long before she was Carole King, chart-topping music legend, she was Carol Klein, Brooklyn girl with passion and chutzpah.... more » Owner description: Long before she was Carole King, chart-topping music legend, she was Carol Klein, Brooklyn girl with passion and chutzpah. She fought her way into the record business as a teenager and, by the time she reached her twenties, had the husband of her dreams and a flourishing career writing hits for the biggest acts in rock 'n' roll. But it wasn't until her personal life began to crack that she finally managed to find her true voice. « less
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$48* and up
Ranked #20 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Walking tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Sidewalks of NY Tour's goal is to provide exceptional walking tours in New York, so our customers will revisit neighborhoods... more » Owner description: Sidewalks of NY Tour's goal is to provide exceptional walking tours in New York, so our customers will revisit neighborhoods with confidence and take advantage of an array of cultural options they have to offer. Join us on our popular West Village or Lower East Side Food Tasting & Cultural Walking Tours. We eat foods from 6 mom-and-pop shops, ethnic eateries, and restaurants, which have been serving the neighborhood for over 100 years.On our Food Truck & Cart Walking Tour, we guide you to the best street food New York City has to offer. We taste delicious food from 5 gourmet food trucks in either Downtown or Midtown Manhattan.If you want to awaken your inner shutterbug, join our professional photographer on the Group Photo Tour & Class. He will teach you photographic techniques sure to improve the quality of your pictures, using Manhattan as your backdrop. Yours in tours, Sidewalks of NY Tours. « less
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$100* and up
Ranked #21 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: All guests are photographed in various NYC locations such as Times Square, Central Park, and exciting neighborhoods such as... more » Owner description: All guests are photographed in various NYC locations such as Times Square, Central Park, and exciting neighborhoods such as Soho or Greenwich Village. Guests will receive insider tips for dining, shopping, off the beaten path places for entertainment as well as how to use subway so they will feel completely at home in the Big Apple. « less
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$85* and up
Ranked #22 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: City tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Join NYC Photo Safari for a unique photographic experience to sharpen your photography skills. Our photo tours of New York... more » Owner description: Join NYC Photo Safari for a unique photographic experience to sharpen your photography skills. Our photo tours of New York are for small groups & individual photographers of beginning to advanced amateur skill levels. « less
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Ranked #23 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Private tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Gianfranco Tours provides free walking tours in Italian in New York City. We provide original tours to show the hidden places... more » Owner description: Gianfranco Tours provides free walking tours in Italian in New York City. We provide original tours to show the hidden places and famous attractions so you can experience New York as a local. Our service is based on tips, so you determine the value of each experience. Gianfranco Tours is committed to our clients and we are more than happy to assist you with any advice, resources and recommendations in the city and more. Buon Viaggio! « less
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Ranked #24 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Walking tour of the 9/11 Memorial and World trade Center site with a focus on history, architecture and current developments.... more » Owner description: Walking tour of the 9/11 Memorial and World trade Center site with a focus on history, architecture and current developments. Doug Fox is an engaging tour guide and very knowledgeable about both the original and new World Trade Center. Tour includes access to the 9/11 Memorial. « less
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$125* and up
Ranked #25 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Providing unique and fun ways to experience the individual character of Manhattan's popular downtown neighborhoods and... more » Owner description: Providing unique and fun ways to experience the individual character of Manhattan's popular downtown neighborhoods and Brooklyn. Different and distinctive from large, impersonal group tours, New York Fun Tours will take you on chauffeured journeys through the most historic and thriving neighborhoods. Each tour can be tailored to your interests, and it is our main goal that at the end of your trip, you leave with a sense of the city, and a greater knowledge of the city and its culture. « less
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$76* and up
Ranked #26 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Boat Tours; Boat tours & water sports
Owner description: Dedicated to helping locals and visitors alike enjoy the unique wonders of New York City, Classic Harbor Line hopes for the... more » Owner description: 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 a hundred years ago. « less
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Ranked #27 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Guided tours of NYC & Brooklyn via private vehicle or foot & subway by NY's First Family of Tour Guides. Our licensed guides... more » Owner description: Guided tours of NYC & Brooklyn via private vehicle or foot & subway by NY's First Family of Tour Guides. Our licensed guides excel at the four Es - educational, entertaining, energetic and engaging. Native New Yorkers lead uniquely designed tours which focus on food, history, culture, architecture, music, arts and more and utilize state-of-the-art technology to bring a visual flair to New York's fascinating history. « less
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Ranked #28 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Classes/Workshops; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: We teach group and individual photography classes and workshops for adults and children/teens in various locations in NYC.... more » Owner description: We teach group and individual photography classes and workshops for adults and children/teens in various locations in NYC. Learn how to use your camera, improve the composition of your images, join a photo tour, or learn how intuition can help you take creative photos. We teach photography in an enjoyable hands-on way that gives you the attention you deserve. Book directly on our website. « less
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$40* and up
Ranked #29 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Sightseeing Tours

Shop Gotham is NYC's most established and leading shopping tour company for visitors offering fun, worhwhile and professional journeys into the fascinating world of NYC fashion... more »

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Ranked #30 of 1,014 activities in New York City
Category: Private tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Capture memories on your trip to the big apple with photo shoots featuring your family, friends or your "boo" in New York... more » Owner description: Capture memories on your trip to the big apple with photo shoots featuring your family, friends or your "boo" in New York City. Team IHNY is an award winning team of photographers who love New York and will give you inside tips on where the locals go to eat, drink and party it up while capturing you amidst iconic landmarks. #stoptheselfies - use code "tanyc" to get $20 off your session. « less
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