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We had a fantastic day on the Tuesday tour - Secret Streets from High Finance to Chinatown. It’s a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Steve H
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Thanks again for a wonderful and very informative tour. It is amazing how much you know about your... read more

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Not all bike tours are created equal. Since 2001, the expert, experienced, professional guides of Bike the Big Apple have been safely taking guests far off the "beaten path" - in all 5 boroughs! With us, you will venture into real ethnic...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
New York City, NY 10065
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a fantastic day on the Tuesday tour - Secret Streets from High Finance to Chinatown. It’s a truly excellent way to see New York. Marc, our guide, had lots of informative stories and insights and together with Henry made sure the group cycled...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks again for a wonderful and very informative tour. It is amazing how much you know about your city, Marc!! Thank you Henry for taking good care of us - not once did we feel insecure. Great job 👍 We will most definitely be back...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can highly recommend this one day bike tour of Harlem, Central Park and the Upper East Side. Our guide Mark was very friendly and informative and found us a really good Dominican restaurant to eat at lunchtime - it was a great way to...More

1  Thank nathan0402
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I biked with Marc. It was a hot day and there were only 4 others with us. The tour was at a perfect pace, not fast, not slow. We would bike to different locations where Marc would stop, talk about it and...More

2  Thank TripsWithTwins
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the Lower Manhattan Tour on a Saturday with Johannes which was great! We really enjoyed the tour. Our tour guide was knowledgeable about the areas which we rode through and provided interesting commentary. The bikes were in good condition and Johannes did...More

1  Thank Andrew43234
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our favorite day in the city. Highly recommend to families with teens. Marc was our guide and had a lot of great history and interesting facts to share about the city and neighborhoods. Worth every dollar!

2  Thank Emily G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fabulous day touring the city with Marc. We originally had our trip planned for Wednesday, but when the weather didn't cooperate, Marc rescheduled our trip for Thursday and even kept the tour we wanted. We appreciated the flexibility, even though the other...More

Thank Emily G
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

We did the Sunday ride into Harlem and had a great time. The bikes provided were fine, our guide Richard was excellent and we experienced parts of NYC we hadn’t seen on many previous visits. Highly recommended!

Thank Richard B
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our 12.7 mile bike ride around Manhattan. Mark the tour guide was great and is very good at explaining local history throughout the tour. The bikes were in need of a service which was pointed out to them after the ride but I...More

Thank jellis1968
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

If you want to see and understand the city better from the perspective of a local, then I cannot recommend this tour enough. We were lucky enough to have Mark as our guide. He was fun to hang out with and his knowledge and passion...More

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April 15, 2018|
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Response from ccsfamily | Reviewed this property |
There were not any children on our bike ride through Central Park and Harlem. However, I would email the bike tour and ask them directly to see if they could accommodate you. The bike tour is offered rain or shine and we... More
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March 8, 2018|
Response from BikeTheBigApple | Property representative |
Sure! You will get a $10 discount. Just book on the website, and then send us an email, and we will adjust the price.
July 6, 2016|
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Response from miranda l | Reviewed this property |
Go to the website and choose which tour you want to do. It's very easy. We were also in touch with them by email. Very helpful and accommodating people. Enjoy the ride - it's fun !