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Real New York Tours

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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...more
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our guide was definitely real! He knew the stuff and spoke about some good sights and now I know about the sights in NYC

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PBgrantt
Reviewed 1 week ago

These guys are so professional. Incredibly helpful and easy to deal with and their tours are the best. This time we did 2 private tours. My husband and I did the Harlem tour as we'd done the NYC in a day on our previous trip....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ChristineMcK05
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our host was most considerate, informative, enlightening and entertaining. He showed up with a list of the activities and sights we had submitted and realistically planned our day with us. All agreed with what we could accomplish in our 5 plus hours and off we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dave B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of five visited NYC the weekend before Christmas and did two six-hour tours with Real New York Tours over the course of two days. For several weeks before we arrived in NYC, I worked with Amber and Luke to come up with a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank carrielouhoo22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time on our tour with Ian! He met us at our hotel and we spent the next 6 1/2 hours exploring the many places we wanted to visit and having a great time learning about this wonderful city! Ian felt like...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tracy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the Brooklyn and queens tour in December andhad a great experience. Without this tour we would not have seen parts of Queens or Brooklyn that where well worth seeing. The guide we had was a local who did a great job talking us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BrentK570
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent tour guide (Nathan). Well organised. Saw places would have never visited otherwise. Very accommodating when our schedule was disrupted. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Kieran O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So glad I listened to our travel agent in Australia who recommended this group. Everything from initial emails through to actual tour was brilliantly done. Ian, our guide, managed to keep us and our teens interested for over 6 hours as we walked Midtown and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nichola L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked this tour based on the recommendation of a friend. We could not have been happier with the tour. My kids really enjoyed it as well. Our tour guide, Ian, tailored the tour to things of interest for my kids (ages 14 and 12)...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LEB34
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the first time my wife and I had been to New York, so we decided to take the 'NYC in a day' walking tour offered by Real New York Tours on our first full day in NYC. What can I say.....the day was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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December 23, 2018|
Response from rob6545 | Reviewed this property |
No. We paid in full by credit card a couple of days in advance.
December 23, 2018|
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Response from meanmom15089 | Reviewed this property |
I was not certain that I'd make the tour due to travel concerns - I spoke with Luke on the telephone and expressed my concern that I might not make it - he told me to use the cash option when I booked online - they require a... More
June 22, 2018|
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Response from esp05 | Reviewed this property |
Most of us arrived before the guide, but we found each other because we were all milling about awkwardly. It was pretty obvious that we were waiting for a tour! And the guide, when he arrived, made an extra effort to ensure... More