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Jim Dykes New York Tours

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Knowledgeable, entertaining and charming as all get out

I've enjoyed Jim's tour guide expertise 3 times over the past 5 years, and can't wait to experience... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2018
Cindy K
Wichita, Kansas
Tour from cruise ship to La Guardia

Jim was very knowledgeable about New York city. The tour was interesting and informative and I will... read more

Reviewed May 20, 2018
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Private & Personal tours for your group or family. Walk with Jim Dykes, subway, or take a hired vehicle. Step-on tours on your bus available or walking tours. Hired buses, cars, vans avail. upon request (add. charge). Tours are 3-4 hour min; See...more
New York City, NY 10032-4516
Washington Heights
+1 917-576-7170
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

I've enjoyed Jim's tour guide expertise 3 times over the past 5 years, and can't wait to experience it again in a few months. He knows all the best stories, and delivers them like he's confiding in his best friend for the first time. Have...More

1  Thank Cindy K
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Many thanks to Jim for an excellent tour. It was my first time to New York City. I learned a lot about the city in such a short time. I would highly recommend Jim.

2  Thank Dawn K
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Jim was very knowledgeable about New York city. The tour was interesting and informative and I will definitely take another tour with him in the future.

3  Thank sovies01
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

Jim gave an amazing city tour for our group of 48 seasoned travelers from California, including some former New Yorkers. He was fascinating, funny, and very professional. Don’t know if I was more impressed by his boundless knowledge or contagious enthusiasm for the city he...More

6  Thank SuefromCA
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

I had visited NYC several times in the past few years; always with a few girl friends. My Sunday School girls asked me to plan a Christmas trip for early December 2017. Turns out there was 17 of us girls. I had never taken more...More

5  Thank mgh1812
Reviewed February 18, 2018

My husband and I have just had a tour of Manhattans highlights to round of our cruise with Jim as our guide on the transfer bus to JFK airport on Saturday 17 Feb. He talked non stop telling us facts and trivia about what we...More

3  Thank bobwhitmore
Reviewed February 9, 2018

I have done 4 tours with Jim, one with friends and then 3 with my husband...He's such an important part of our visit, him and Broadway! He's easy to talk to, personalizes the tour to our wants..His information and knowledge of the in's and outs...More

4  Thank Mary54184
Reviewed January 24, 2018

Jim Dykes gave us a wonderful 4 hour tour of Harlem history including subway impact, Columbia University, many churches, and of course the Apollo theater. He is incredibly knowledgeable on the great architecture of the area. And we concluded with a soul food lunch!

3  Thank H. Thomas W
Reviewed January 19, 2018

If you want to really learn the deep history of NYC while taking in the sites, book with Jim! He knows every square inch of the happenings and last centuries of this beautiful city. The pick is yours so customize it for what you're interested...More

1  Thank Kristina R
Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

My wife Mary and I have done three tours with Jim and look forward to the next! Let me give some advice to anyone considering a NYC tour. Your search has ended! Jim is a fantastic guide with incredible experience as an actor and your...More

1  Thank Don M
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July 14, 2015|
Response from JimDykes123 | Property representative |
Hi Maxine: As you know, the Friar's Club is a PRIVATE club...I have been lucky enough to have been invited to dinner there by a friend but they do not do private tours for groups. I have forwarded your request to a friend of... More