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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 2 days ago

On a whirlwind solo trip to NYC I took two Streetwise tours - Greenwich Village & Meatpacking District (High Line & Chelsea Market) tour andLower East Side and Chinatown (Street Art and Immigration). These really made the most of my vacation! I met folks from...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did both the Greenwich and Dumbo walking tours. Great guys, fun company. They navigated the subways like champs even with several lines closed for maintenance. Pointed me in the direction of good coffee an added bonus. Thank you. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HeatherO1094
Reviewed 1 week ago

You will see and learn things that would be hard to dig by yourself otherwise. I recommend to try at least one of the proposed tour.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Maxime P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked into the private tours of Manhattan and Brooklyn for 4 1/2 hours. This is a great way to see NYC as the tours were organised based on what we like to see in Manhattan and Brooklyn. Our tour guides, Sonya and Dan, are...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Foodilicious89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour guide Dan: Punctual, prepared with subway tickets and knowledgeable of some of the small businesses and (legal) street art on the tour. Speech was very good, and he interacts well and professional with everyone. I appreciated that he constantly took counts to make...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nunu C
streetwiseny, Owner at Streetwise New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you again for joining us on one of our tours from the Pod Hotel. I'm glad to read that you enjoyed Dan's commentary, preparation, and interaction. He works hard to be professional and give our guests the best experience possible so your kind words...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our tour with Sonya, very helpful and informative, just the right length, will book another if we return, highly recommend 👍🏻

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Barry S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went on two, walking tours by Streetwise. The first round Greenwich Village and the meat packing District, with Ben. Who bought the part of the cities history to light with his wealth of knowledge and anecdotes. And the Second DUMBO & Brooklyn Heights, with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TKbig
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved our tour guide, Andrew Silverstein, and our tour. Andrew was so informed, clear, nice, and well-organized. Both areas we visited are so full of history and charm. We will recommend this tour enthusiastically.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank David E
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When my husband and I decided to learn more about Brooklyn, where we were visiting our daughter, we had a general idea of the neighborhoods we wanted to see. Then the day before our tour, we changed the neighborhoods. That proved to be no problem....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NorCalinda
Reviewed December 11, 2018

We joined a walking tour offered by the Pod Hotel and wished we had done more during our stay! I loved the insider information on parts of town I hadn't explored before. I also felt like it was real talk and not 'rah rah' like...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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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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nadinel803
June 14, 2018|
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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.
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David G
May 26, 2018|
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Response from jacquelinehackel | 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
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sherryb1537
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.
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