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The Celebrity Planet

New York City, NY 11237
+1 917-675-3170
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US$ 25.00*
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Chocolate Tour of New York
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Sightseeing in New York? Looking for the cooler, different New York attractions? We offer the best New York tours for tourists interested in celebrity, pop culture, film, chocolate, and just generally finding out a bit more about New York than the average Joe. Our awesome range of New York tours caters for all tastes.
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27 Feb 2016
“The Super Hero Walking Tour of New York”
4 Oct 2015
“Tour guide never showed”
New York City, NY 11237
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Reviewed 24 November 2013

A tour for comicbook fans! Don't be alarmed by the meeting point, you will find Henley's Universe empty and disused (it's actually moved a couple of blocks away) but you'll still be able to meet there. The tour guide worked in the business himself and...More

Thank Razzastuta
Reviewed 20 November 2013

You'll take this tour with Paul, a comic book artist himself, and with an encyclopaedic knowledge of all things Marvel and DC. You'll hear about the origins of the many characters, why Superman has a cape, where the Green Goblin lived and many other anecdotes....More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 27 June 2013

We did the Superhero tour of NYC with Paul. What a great way to see New York. What started out as something we did for the benefit of our 11yo son, was brilliant for everyone. Paul is a born n bred New Yorker, with a...More

Thank Wayne J
Reviewed 9 May 2013

I signed up for the Superhero Tour of New York for Friday, March 15th. I showed up fifteen minutes before the start time and waited a half-hour afterward, and no one ever showed up. I never got a call, text, or email telling me the...More

Thank t_gale
thecelebrityplanet, Manager at The Celebrity Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2014

We are very sorry that you had a poor experience with the New York in the Movies Tour, and that you were not kept informed of the cause of the cancellation. This by no means represents the standard of service we set ourselves, but of...More

Reviewed 4 May 2013

I turned up for the New York in the Movies Tour a quarter of an hour before it was supposed to start and waited until half an hour after the start time. No tour guide turned up. Waiting for a response from The Celebrity Planet.More

Thank normality2000
thecelebrityplanet, Manager at The Celebrity Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2014

We are very sorry that you had a poor experience with the New York in the Movies Tour, and that you have not had a satisfactory response to your complaint about the cancellation. Our sincere apologies, and we would be grateful if you could take...More

Reviewed 24 February 2013

We have just returned form New York and have got to say, this was a highlight!!! Paul was full of information and was more than happy to answer any of our questions. Usaully these tours are very rigid but he was more than happy to...More

Thank jodarbbren
Reviewed 22 February 2013

I went on this tour from a deal off of Groupon. I only recommend taking this tour if you are getting a discount. It honestly isn't worth the full price. You DO learn little facts and tidbits about New York that you would have probably...More

Thank Maria J
Reviewed 15 December 2012

This tour was great and Alex made it so entertaining! We had a Groupon which made it an amazing bargain. I highly recommend it! We started at Chelsea Market with hot chocolate and then went to 2 chocolate stores, 2 bakeries and 2 more chocolate...More

Thank melissag04
Reviewed 9 December 2012

My partner and I went on the chocolate tour, and it was fantastic! Shannon was our tour guide, and she was enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and very friendly. The tour was a lot of fun and we got to taste a lot more than we were expecting....More

Thank Jordan R
Reviewed 27 November 2012

We booked our reservation for this tour online months prior to visiting and by using a Groupon. We had no problem with our reservation and had a wonderful time on the tour. It lasts about 2 to 2 hours and a quarter hours. Plan for...More

Thank RockyRiverCWms
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