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Jared the NYC Tour Guide

112 reviews
New York City, NY, USA
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About Jared the NYC Tour Guide
Passion, energy, intelligence, intensity! Discover NYC's innovations, sights, surprises, history, architecture, beauty. Have a memorable and fun time. I seek to be the highlight of your voyage, with excellent service, and true dramatic storytelling. Good for all ages. Become a confident honorary New Yorker with me.
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Reviewed yesterday

We had an amazing tour with Jared. He was extremely knowledgeable and showed us many hidden gems that we would never have found on our own. He was on time, organized and extremely personable. We had engaging conversations along the way which made it all...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very surprised to see so many RAVE reviews. Our group spent 30 minutes or so with this guide and we heard more about how great of a tour guide he was, how his cat sees a fist size of sunshine a day, a lady in...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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JaredTheNYCTourGuide, Owner at Jared the NYC Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

I am so sorry that your 8th Graders’ trip’s tour with me was disappointing! You made a special effort to organize a trip after the school year ended. I had one chance. I tried. I missed this one. I have given your detailed review thought,...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Don’t know how this has so many stars. Wasn’t good at all, our tour guide the rest of the week was way better.More

Date of experience: June 2019
5  Thank newyorknewyork1234
JaredTheNYCTourGuide, Owner at Jared the NYC Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

This seems like a fake review. If the contributor really toured with me, please contact me directly, and I will try to make this right. 1. I have six years of thoughtful, positive reviews; this one is rushed, simple, and very negative. I earned each...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Jared was our tour guide during our most recent visit to New York. We were visiting NY after 30 years and we definitely could use some help. See NY with Jared was like our family was out with a friend. We learnt about the history,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank HappyFamily12345
JaredTheNYCTourGuide, Owner at Jared the NYC Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Touring with your family was so fun! It was nice doing some great things that mostly locals do, too, besides Times Square, and I am so happy that you enjoyed each moment. I really try to provide good value. Please contact me directly for future...More

Reviewed April 10, 2019 via mobile

We have taken private tours around the world and Jared is one of the best. He customized a personal full-day tour full of insight and backstory of NYC. His knowledge of the history and architecture of buildings has changed the way we see the city....More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Kim C
JaredTheNYCTourGuide, Owner at Jared the NYC Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2019

Thank you so much, Kim C, for your thoughtful review of our New York experience. We toured NYC four months ago, and you are sharing such fresh recollections and inspirations! WOW It means so much that you consider me a world class NYC Tour Guide,...More

Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Jared was awesome, we meet him at the Dakota building, then visited Strawberry Fields in Central Park and some bars and cool shops Lennon was believed to have frequently visited. We then went into the city via Subway and got a insight into the early...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank DeaneKingan
JaredTheNYCTourGuide, Owner at Jared the NYC Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2019

DeaneKingan: thank you for including me in your NYC touring! I love leading John Lennon NYC tours. Combining that with an Irish heritage tour for your friend was a rare treat.

Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I really enjoyed the afternoon we spent with Jared exploring the lower east side. From his willingness to answer questions and adapt to suggestions on the fly, it was clear that Jared was quite the NYC expert! I particularly appreciated some of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank karenkkh77
JaredTheNYCTourGuide, Owner at Jared the NYC Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2018

I really love showing and telling about the Lower East Side and the East Village. So much interesting heritage! Thank you so much for touring with me and for sharing your experience with the TripAdvisor community. That was a memorable day. I really enjoyed that...More

Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Jared is a terrific tour guide! He was very knowledgeable, energetic, and happy to share his NYC insight with visitors interested in his city. He planned a memorable and fun day for our small group. We had a fantastic time and as our tour of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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JaredTheNYCTourGuide, Owner at Jared the NYC Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2018

Sharing Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty with your group was memorable. It is wonderful to tour with smart, interested, friendly, curious, and engaged people. I am so proud, flattered, and humbled that your review is entitled "Best tour of NYC." That means a...More

Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

I knew I wanted to do a guided tour when visiting NYC but with two children in tow but I didn’t want to join a big tour with others. Jared met us in Grand Central station, told my train-mad 9 year old son all he...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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JaredTheNYCTourGuide, Owner at Jared the NYC Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Thank you for sharing this, katiebold. What a wonderful family. Your review is really meaningful. My goal is to provide great value through unforgettable experiences that you might not have gotten on your own, making the details and the city come alive. It is important...More

Reviewed August 30, 2018

Before we even started the tour Jared had emailed us to find out what we were interested in. We had so many topics but he managed to focus them into a wonderful tour that gave us all what we wanted. We covered so many neighborhoods...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alex F
JaredTheNYCTourGuide, Owner at Jared the NYC Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Thank you so much, alexf1347. It is wonderful touring with someone with so many interests and passions, and to be with a group involved with public service.

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claydaw
December 9, 2018|
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Response from JaredTheNYCTourGuide | Property representative |
Hi. My tours are private and custom, so, tour times depend on mutual schedules, your interests, and when attractions are open. I once had a tour go from 11:30pm to 3:30am, but that was highly unusual. I've also had... More
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BRCActivist
March 24, 2018|
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Response from JaredTheNYCTourGuide | Property representative |
Hello, 'BRCActivist'! It is great to hear from you. I have good availability when you are visiting. Most of my tours are half day, 9-1 or 2-6. Now that the days are long, they can go later. I am going to see if I can... More
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YuktiAgrawal
June 17, 2017|
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Response from JaredTheNYCTourGuide | Property representative |
I provide fun and informative tours within 100 miles (162km) of New York City. Thank you.
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