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Best NY Walking Tour! Exploring Brooklyn

On a crisp April morning, Dan led our group out of Manhattan and into Brooklyn on the subway — a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Amy H
Streetwise Tours

The streetwise walking tours are fantastic! I stayed at Pod hotel and after the first one... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
s p
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Most walking tours point and stare at New York-with Streetwise New York, you live it! Streetwise New York explores neighborhoods, recounts history and studies contrast--but does so knowing that New York’s essence isn’t listed in guidebooks or...more
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Reviewed 5 days ago

On a crisp April morning, Dan led our group out of Manhattan and into Brooklyn on the subway — a daring feat that few tour companies attempt. Looking at other walking tours, often you're made to complete an initial intelligence test by way of finding...More

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The streetwise walking tours are fantastic! I stayed at Pod hotel and after the first one, attended as many as I could. Greg and Sonya showed us places of global significance, explained cultural history and shared their own experiences and tips for good places to...More

Thank s p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I attended 2 of StreetwiseNYC walking tours. That was the best way to explore NYC, Andrew & Patrick has helped a lot to learn about the city & led me find the right spots which I was wishing to see.

Thank Hasan Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic tour with Greg round Greenwich Village, Chelsea and the highline on our recent trip to New York. He was an excellent guide - brilliant local knowledge, very engaging and friendly. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Laura Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dan's easy manner and good local knowledge made for a most enjoyable walkabout. The walk was not strenuous or rushed and gave one the opportunity to see their surroundings.

Thank classnk
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Greg did a good job, entertaining and informative about the neighborhoods we walked through from the history to current day changes, landmarks, and unique stories of places along the way. He covered a variety of subjects. My 16 yr old daughter who is learning English...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We have attended 2 tours already and they have both been fabulous. Dan and Sonya had in depth knowledge of New York and we learnt a lot of amazing information. The tours are free and not only did we learn about the history of buildings...More

Thank David B
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Our tour guide was knowledgeable and personable. He provided insight into New York culture and architecture that was amazing. I would highly recommend this tour and it was time well spent. We went on the tour offered through the Pod Hotel. Don't miss going.

Thank Allison M
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Went on 2 tours with Dan from the pod hotel. He was an interesting and genuine guide who showed us around sharing much interesting information together with the local history. We thoroughly enjoyed our 1st tour ... hence the second one! Highly recommend these tours!

Thank janine h
Reviewed June 30, 2018

We enjoyed the two hour tour with Ben. He gave us a great overview of the history of the neighborhoods, and included the baseball history, which I enjoyed immensely! The walk was enjoyable, and not particularly strenuous. Great for anyone who wants to see and...More

Thank Dimitra S
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Bursting with an amazing array of sights, sounds, and
smells on every block, a visit to Chinatown feels like
entering a different world. It’s a colorful spectacle
that gets even more crowded on weekends, when families
stream in to enjoy huge dim sum feasts and to stock up
at the markets on Mott Street. To take a break from
the buzz, grab something sweet from one of the many
bakeries in the area and head to Columbus Park, where
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June 14, 2018|
Response from streetwiseny | Property representative |
Our prices for a private tour for a group of 4 people are $225 for a 3 hour tour, $300 for a 4.5 hour tour, or $375 for a 6 hour tour.
David G
May 26, 2018|
Response from Jacqueline H | Reviewed this property |
I am sure Streetwise can build a private tour around the neighborhoods that interest you. Sonya, the tour guide for both tours which I took was very knowledgeable about the art/architecture/history of the various... More
May 4, 2017|
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Response from streetwiseny | Property representative |
Hi. We offer customized, private tours. Send us an email and I can give you more details about how our tours work. We can come up with a route that will help you to see as much as possible on your tour.