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New York City

New York City Urban Adventures

New York City, NY, USA
About New York City Urban Adventures
Urban Adventures unlock the secrets of over 100 cities around the world. Joining a small group of up to 12 other people, you'll wander hidden backstreets, browse the stalls of quirky markets, discover New York’s rich cultural heritage as well as exploring some of city's greatest icons; all in the company of an expert local guide. Experience the real New York on a full day or half day New York Urban Adventure.
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The history of New York City dates to the Founding Fathers, though few early statesmen are as closely associated with the city as Alexander Hamilton. Follow in the footsteps of this revered American with a guided walking tour, where you learn about Hamilton's life, and see several Lower Manhattan sights along the way. Highlights include visiting Hamilton's grave, stopping at his favorite pub, and passing buildings central to early American history, including Federal Hall and Trinity Church.
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from $40.00
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Take a deep dive into the culinary culture of Manhattan's Lower East Side during this guided food tour with a small group. Follow your guide to hidden gems that you probably wouldn't find on you own for tastes of everything from knishes to Dutch stroopwafels. Along the way, your guide will shed light on the neighborhood's rich, varied food culture, which helps you understand NYC as a whole.
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from $79.00
66 reviews
The food and drink choices in Brooklyn can be overwhelming, but traveling through the borough with a guide means you will eat and drink the best of the best. Try New American, Middle Easter, and Italian foods including pastries, cheeses, and breads. Listen to commentary that details the culinary history of the neighborhood and New York City as a whole as you travel.
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from $79.00
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See a side of Brooklyn that most visitors miss when you embark on this small-group walking tour of the Carroll Gardens neighborhood. Follow in the footsteps of locals and visit some of the area’s most popular independent shops and eateries. While you sample everything from artisanal cheeses and crunchy falafel to treats at an old-fashioned soda fountain, your guide will share stories about the shops, as well as Brooklyn’s history.
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from $79.00
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Sample what’s brewing in Brooklyn during this 3.5-hour guided walking tour that includes beer tastings and pizza. Get the lowdown from your guide on the history of Brooklyn’s brewing scene in the historic Williamsburg neighborhood during a visit to a local brewery for tastings and a tour of the facilities. From there, you'll walk to a pizza place for lunch before another round of brews at a neighborhood bar. A fun perk: You receive a complimentary brewery map in case you want to continue the fun after your Brooklyn beer tour.
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from $89.00
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Reviewed yesterday

Our tour guide Greg was very knowledgeable not only in the history of the food but also about everything New York city! would recommend to anyone who wants to try some unique tasty food in NYC.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our stroll with Josh was like taking a stroll with a knowledgeable friend, a nice pace on a top day. He gave us further directions before we peeled off at Hudson Yards and The Vessel.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank JanandJoan
Reviewed 2 days ago

BEST tour EVER! Totally entrancing, detail-rich and never boring tour of a fascinating neighborhood by a guy who really knows it and clearly loves it. And wants you to love it, too. And you do! Can't recommend more!

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank Tom O
Reviewed 2 days ago

Brian was absolutely amazing. We had such a great tour with him, he was incredibly helpful and his commentary was just perfect. Lots of really great information for our day as well. I liked New York when I got here. Now, I love it.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I took this tour, not sure what to expect. Jillian was a Great guide. She was very informative and lots of fun. She keeps things moving, as you cover a lot of territory. The food was good, Jillian was Great, and we...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the highlights of our entire visit!! Becca, our tour guide was fantastic! She knew her “stuff” and was also funny. 3 hours flew by. The food was absolutely awesome!! Seven tastings were perfect-but pace yourself-you will be stuffed!

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife gave me this as a gift for my birthday. Even though I have lived in suburbs of NYC all my life and am familiar with the city, this tour was excellent. Our guide Bruce was exceptional and provided insights I never knew before....More

1  Thank CJ K
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great tour! Great Tour Guide! Bruce brought us to places I would never have seen on my own. Loved the history and getting to know the area ..thumbs up all the way!

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank elizabeth w
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a really interesting and informative tour with the wonderful Jillian who was delightful as well as having a fount of knowledge about the Lower East Side. I would highly recommend this tour if you -it gives a real insight into the development of...More

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank Debra H
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I really enjoyed this tour conducted by "Ace", with Urban Adventures. The size of the tour (10 of us) was small enough that we could always hear and were able to ask questions. Ace is very personable and obviously enjoys giving this...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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July 11, 2017|
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Response from ianwarrick | Reviewed this property |
Due to do their walk of Bohemian Paris. Hope its as good as New York
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November 29, 2015|
Response from jackandjill21 | Reviewed this property |
They have a website, with the answers to all those questions. just use your favorite search engine and look for urban adventures new york.
November 3, 2015|
Response from nycurbanadventures | Property representative |
Hi, We actually don't offer Helicopter tours so unfortunately I can't answer your question. Try contacting Liberty Helicopter. Cheers David