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Real New York Tours

New York City, NY
+1 917-572-7017
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Did this tour 7/20 with Nathan and it was wonderful! I'm glad we did it our first day in the city... read more

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I have been on many tours in NYC. I chose this one because I had my 15 year old son with me for his... read more

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The Original NYC Walking & Subway Tour Celebrating our 10th Year! Lets face it, New York tours are only as good as their tour guides. Real New York Tours gives people the opportunity to see the city through the eyes of real New Yorkers. Real New York Tours explores the history, the cracks and crevices, the side streets, and culture of real New York neighborhoods. We’ll ride the New York subway, pound the pavement, and meet the people who have become the fabric of this great city. Together we will feel the electricity that drives everyday New Yorkers. This is real New York!
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Did this tour 7/20 with Nathan and it was wonderful! I'm glad we did it our first day in the city. Not only did we get a great tour of the city, Nathan gave us some excellent advice on what to do on our trip...More

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Reviewed yesterday

I have been on many tours in NYC. I chose this one because I had my 15 year old son with me for his first visit to the city and I wanted him to see as much as possible during his short stay. Our tour...More

Thank lchristopher65
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took New York one day tour , arounf 6 hour , Our guide was Dan Kaminsky. It was a perfect way to get know a lot of placaes and nieghbourhoods in New york City. To taste a bit , the city. Dan was so...More

Thank Osnat G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We, along with ten others had the absolute pleasure of doing this tour with Trey! Amazing experience even in sweltering weather, because Trey always took the time to make sure we were comfortable, hydrated and in the shade wherever possible. We started with a subway...More

1  Thank Kerri P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of four had Mindy as a tour guide for the 6 hour private tour. It was fantastic. Mindy was a wealth of knowledge, super friendly, and took us to some great restaurants for wonderful snacks. Certainly visited things we would never have found...More

Thank nellenagol
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We (me, mother, father & sister) have taken a private tour led by Luke and it has been the most amazing tour I've had so far. Where other tours show you the common grounds, Real New York Tours shows you the perspective of the locals...More

2  Thank Bram v
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took this tour in May 2017 and had a blast. Had a limited time in New York but this covered a lot of sights perfect for a solo traveler like me. You also get to experience the subway rides so it was fun. Nathan was...More

1  Thank harrf11
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the best time on the tour with Trey as our tour guide. We were only 4 in the group and it almost felt like a private tour. This is the best way to see New York in my opinion. You will not only...More

1  Thank Mevylen
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of 5 (kids age 9,12,14) had a great time on a private 6 hour tour with Ian. He was very knowledgeable and entertaining. We had a great lunch in Chinatown, and he introduced us to some new dishes to try. It is amazing...More

Thank Nfduncan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just a note to say thank you to Jeanette for our Sat, July 8 tour. She was fantastic!! She was kind, helpful, knowledgeable and helped us see so much more than we would have on our own. 12 is a tough age and I am...More

Thank Amy K
Luke M, Owner at Real New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for sharing your experience, Amy! We are very lucky to have Jeanette in our family of guides. I hope we'll see you and your family again soon. Take care!

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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5 June 2017|
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Response from Lucas M | Property representative |
Hey my friend unfortunately our tours are solely done by subway and foot and require quite a bit of walking. If you are looking for a private tour done in a vehicle please check out my father in-law's company Moments 2... More
4 March 2017|
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Response from Lucas M | Property representative |
Unfortunately that's not something we offer and honestly those are all things that can really be done on ones own. You are essentially then paying a guide to wait in lines with you which is a waste of time and money I feel... More
25 February 2017|
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Response from Lucas M | Property representative |
Hey my friend glad to hear you are coming to NYC. Just for the record nothing is really free in NYC. Easy is a matter of perspective. On that note if you are a first time visitor to NYC Time Square can be a good central... More