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Our Town New York Tours

New York City, NY
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Custom Tour of New York

I would like to pass along to Our Town New York our appreciation for our experience with our guide... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Michael N
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Sealy, Texas
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Informative and Personalized Tours

Although I had been to NYC before, I had never been to the Statue of Liberty or Ellis Island. It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Welcome to Our Town New York! Our Town New York is an award winning boutique tour service that offers private and personalized tours of New York City. Discover New York City with a customized private and personal tour in one of our luxurious Mercedes Benz SUV's. Learn the history of New York City, the island of Manhattan, the outer boroughs, the Hamptons on Long Island and more! See popular tourist attractions, famous sites, explore the many unique neighborhoods. Visit the "off the beaten path" neighborhoods that most NYC visitors never experience.
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“private tour” (10 reviews)
“his knowledge” (9 reviews)
“new york” (49 reviews)
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New York City, NY
Financial District
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would like to pass along to Our Town New York our appreciation for our experience with our guide, John Bahr. We have used private tour guides both in the US and in Europe. John is one of the best. He was very knowledgeable about...More

Thank Michael N
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John B, Manager at Our Town New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Michael N, Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a review of Our Town New York Tours! We so appreciate it! Your half day tour morphed into almost a full day tour, I'm very happy you enjoyed the day and had...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although I had been to NYC before, I had never been to the Statue of Liberty or Ellis Island. It was on my “bucket list” to visit both these historic sites. I am sure I am not alone for wanting to see these places. However,...More

Thank GeGe2223
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John B, Manager at Our Town New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello GeGe2223! We thank you for your glowing and detailed review of Our Town New York! We're so happy that you had a blast with Jerry. We'll be sure he gets to read your much appreciated posting. As you stated, visiting Lady Liberty and Ellis...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Mum and I were visiting New York from New Zealand and had been highly recommended John by a friend. We both thoroughly enjoyed our tour with him. He's extremely knowledgeable and tailored our tour specifically to our needs. We had a really fun time...More

Thank JessicaDesi
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John B, Manager at Our Town New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi JessicaDesi! Yes, we really did have a "fun time!" We are so grateful for you taking the time and effort in writing this wonderful review of Our Town New York! Your tour was particularly exciting because you both wanted to visit the 'real NYC',...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2018

Travelling to NYC with a small business group, we wanted to include a half day tour that whilst including some of the obvious locations added some local flavour - and flavour did we have!! We were based in SOHO and met Jerry our Tour Guide...More

Thank Alex M
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John B, Manager at Our Town New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Hi Alex M, We're very grateful for your A++ review. It sounds like you had an exciting and delicious tour with Our Town New York. Thank you for your great review and we'll be sure to let Jerry know how much fun you and your...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

With out a doubt one of the highlights of our trip to the US . Our tour guide Jerry was 1st class his knowledge of New York and it’s neighboring areas was fantastic. His car was immaculate and his general attitude made us feel very...More

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John B, Manager at Our Town New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Hello 414phillipa! Thank you for your high praise and recommendation of Our Town New York Tours! We are very happy to see you had a great day with Jerry and that you enjoyed your tour. We'll be sure to pass the word on to him!...More

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Reviewed January 26, 2018

Our tour was the highlight of our trip. John, our tour guide, is really funny, fun, and his knowledge of New York City was an incredible bonus to his already exceptional tour. He really made it fun for our two young children, too. This tour...More

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John B, Manager at Our Town New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2018

Hello C-Pop Family! We so much appreciate your TripAdvisor debut with this great review! So much fun was had touring in NYC with the 'Pop' Family. Hope all is fantastic at home and we look forward to seeing you all again. More gelato to be...More

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Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

John gave our family a unique, individualized, private city tour. He customized our outing based on our family's interests and time commitments. We especially enjoyed the private tour of the Statue of Liberty and Grand Central Station. After the tour was over, John offered tips...More

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John B, Manager at Our Town New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2018

Happy New Year FCLoya and family! Thank you for your excellent and kind review. And thank you too for 'Our Town New York' being your first TripAdvisor submission. It means a lot! We had fun touring the Statue and the city with your family. So...More

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Reviewed January 20, 2018

This was a surprise trip for my husband and was one of the highlights of our entire trip!! They were extremely professional, on time, and John's Bahr's car was a nice suv and super clean!! John had a wealth of knowledge about New York, the...More

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John B, Manager at Our Town New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2018

Hello 50kom! Thank you so much for your terrific review. And, like many of our guests, for giving us the privilege of being your first TripAdvisor entry. We are honored. We had a merry and entertaining evening touring many NYC Christmas sights and neighborhoods with...More

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Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

I can't say enough about John and his staff at Our Town. From my initial call gathering information about their services to John dropping us off after our tour, it was top notch. We took the Holiday Lights Tour and it was my favorite part...More

Thank Jamie N
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John B, Manager at Our Town New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2018

Hi JN! Thank you for the terrific review. And, like many of our guests, for giving us the privilege of being your first TripAdvisor entry. We are honored. We had a merry and entertaining evening touring so many NYC Christmas sights and neighborhoods with "the...More

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Reviewed January 19, 2018

I can't say enough good things about our tour with John! Fortunately, the Plaza Hotel introduced us when I was looking for something to do when the weather was really cold for walking around outside. John drove our family of four around the city for...More

Thank Gena J
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John B, Manager at Our Town New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2018

Hi GJ! Thank you for your kind mention of Our Town New York Tours! It is so nice that you took the time to review us. I'm so happy we were able to share NYC with you and your family visiting the Cloisters, NYC highlights...More

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Financial District
At the southernmost tip of Manhattan, the Financial
District is where New York City began as a center of
commerce. Today, the historic streets and beautiful
setting are complemented by museums, countless
skyscrapers, and the heart of the Financial District,
home to Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange.
Catch the Staten Island Ferry for an unbeatable view
of the skyline and Statue of Liberty, or sail to Ellis
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Response from Nicky N | Reviewed this property |
$175per hour for smaller car. We had 6 of us and paid $225prr hour. Well worth if. John was fantastic and made the tour! Would do it again on my next visit.
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Since they don't quote a rate on their website, I hesitate to furnish one. I was quoted a per hour rate - not asked how many people. It was only me and my daughter, and I had wondering if it would be worth the price, and... More
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