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27 Feb 2016
“The Super Hero Walking Tour of New York”
4 Oct 2015
“Tour guide never showed”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This trip to New York was a first for my sons (age 7 and 10) and they are huge superhero fans, so this tour was a must. Booking online was easy, on the day I recieved a text stating our guide was ill so our...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed April 11, 2018

Flew in from the UK and was very much looking forward to the tour, but it was cancelled at the last moment. Tour company seemed incredibly disorganised and there was no mention of a refund. After much back and forth they put us onto a...More

Thank markmunroo31
Reviewed April 9, 2018

Very busy, had reservations, only had to wait about 10 minutes. Great table upstairs away from noisy crowd. Had to request bread and other usuals that go with dinner. Servers were very stretched. Wouldn’t return anytime soon.

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Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

Recently came back from New York with the wife and 2 sons - 12 & 18 - and booked this as one of our tours. It was great!!!! Guide was very knowledgeable of not just the comic book theme but New York in general. Got...More

Reviewed October 4, 2015

The Tour guide for the tour never showed and the company refuses to compensate us for our inability to attend a prepaid tour while visiting New York. We spent over an hour waiting, hoping she'd show and another hour on the phone with Expedia trying...More

3  Thank TKA978
Reviewed September 20, 2015

Don't book this tour. I went to NYC with my boyfriend last month and got it as a treat. He was really excited. I booked it via Viator and and seemed fine until the day. The tour guide was very good and more than willing...More

1  Thank Bourriket85
Reviewed June 17, 2015

Beware booking with this operator because most of the info you see online about the tour and when it runs is WRONG. Making a booking with this company is a disaster. There is zero communication between the operator and the agents taking the bookings. All...More

1  Thank Silvercompass
BestToursWorldwide, Manager at The Celebrity Planet, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2015

We are sorry that you have had such a bad experience with our Superhero Tour, and that our communication with you was so poor. We're anxious to address this issue and we would be very grateful if you could get in touch direct with ferry@besttours.com...More

Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

We took our 9 and 11 year old on this tour. Our 9 year old is a huge superhero fan and the tour was the highlight of his holiday. The tour guide was excellent and knew everything about the comics/films and superheroes. My husband and...More

2  Thank JCLO1
Reviewed January 9, 2015

kind of boring. there were only about 2 interesting stories: black dahlia and houdini. but i think the tour guide was doing his best. it was a 2 hr tour but the points of interest were done in an hour. the other hour was to...More

Thank joycejanik
thecelebrityplanet, Manager at The Celebrity Planet, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2015

We're sorry that you were disappointed with your Ghost Walk in Los Angeles. We do keep the content of our tours under review and we will look at the points you raise. We sincerely value all feedback and thank you for your time in making...More

Reviewed September 15, 2014

I really enjoyed the Gangster walking tour. I booked the tour as a surprise for my boyfriend who loves The Godfather, Goodfellows etc., the tour did not disappoint! I haven't seen a single gangster film at all and I thoroughly enjoyed the trip. It was...More

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