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Hotel Edison Walking Tour

We experienced a walking tour today with David originating from the Hotel Edison and we were... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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great value

the tour comes included in the price of our room stay at pod 51. it was definitely a lot of fun and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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 6 days ago via mobile

We experienced a walking tour today with David originating from the Hotel Edison and we were extremely pleased. We have been in New York for four days and we had not observed the true history, uniqueness and subtle messaging that he pointed out during the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

the tour comes included in the price of our room stay at pod 51. it was definitely a lot of fun and the leader was fun and knowledgeable. they do different neighborhoods every day (or most days without repeats). my friend even said that the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My mum and I did two tours--Meatpacking District/Greenwich Village and Brooklyn/DUMBO--with Streetwise when we stayed at the Pod Hotels. We really enjoyed them both and came away feeling like we got an experience of the city we wouldn't have had otherwise. Both Dan and Patrick...More

Thank Paisley M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went on a mid-August Thursday tour that left from the Pod 51 hotel. Great two hour tour, the guide Sonya was friendly and knowledgable. It was a big group, but I felt like we got the chance to explore at a good pace and...More

Thank A P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I and partner took the tours offered by the Pod51 Hotel which were for hosts free. The tour guide Sonya was very nice and friendly person that always tried to help everybody through the tour but also afterward. Her knowledge about the historical past and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I went on a guided walking tour of Brooklyn and DUMBO. It was really the highlight of our 5 day stay in NYC. The tour guide was not only extremely knowledgeable about the architecture, history, sites to see, restaurants to visit, but...More

Thank Roving99748
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A small walking tour eliminates the feeling of being the "elephant in the room", by avoiding that clumsy tourist syndrome where one is stepping on tradition and good manners by doing/saying things that locals would never. It's easy to adapt to the scenery when a...More

Thank Alexandre A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited NYC between 08/05 and 08/10 and stayed at POD51. One of the perks POD51 offers its guests is free tours given by Streetwise New Your Tours. I signed up for and went on 4 of their 5 tours during my stay. These were...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2018

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 August 1, 2018

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

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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.