Modern Manhattan: Half-day Highlights (Private Tour)

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Reservation System: Rezdy
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Location: New York
Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 4.0 hours
Trip difficulty: Moderate
Max Group Size:
Currency: USD
Language: English
TimeZone: America/New_York
Highlights Enjoy the bustle of Times Square
Walk through the art deco Rockefeller Center
Step inside the beautiful St Patrick's Cathedral
Become absorbed in New York's famous Fifth Avenue
See some of New York's best architectural masterpieces
Summary
Discover Manhattan's top attractions whilst taking in its charm, in this walking tour of NYC
Description

Experience the bustle of Manhattan in this extensive trip around some of New York City’s finest sights. Journey beyond sightseeing and discover their secrets in the company of your own professional, local guide.

* See some of New York's best architectural masterpieces 
* Enjoy the bustle of **Times Square** 
* Learn about what makes **Broadway** so special in the theater world 
* Walk through the art deco **Rockefeller Center** 
* Step inside the beautiful **St Patrick's Cathedral** 
* Become absorbed in New York's famous **Fifth Avenue**

**Monuments of New York**

In this intimate tour of NYC, you will discover some of midtown Manhattan’s best known and much loved attractions. You will begin at the most iconic transportation hub in the United States— Grand Central Terminal. Catch a perfect view of the gleaming spire of the Chrysler Building, another of New York's Art Deco masterpieces, explore the New York Public Library where you will meet the giant stone lions, and enjoy Bryant Park—a lovely green oasis in the heart of Midtown. You will then continue west to the crossroads of the world —Times Square— to view the news ticker on the One Times Square Building, the NASDAQ board, and the myriad neon signs.

**Bright Lights and Old School Glamour**

Soaking up the bright lights, you will learn about the evolution of Broadway and how theater transformed Times Square into one of the most famous destinations in the world. You will have the pleasure of seeing many of the historic buildings in the area dating back to 1900, as you head towards the recently restored art deco masterpiece— Radio City Music Hall. A short walk will lead you to the Rockefeller Center, a magnificent complex of towering skyscrapers.

As your tour continues, you will see the beautiful, gothic St Patrick's Cathedral, seat of the Archdiocese of New York. Heading north toward Central Park, you will have your chance to be part of the shopping mecca that is Fifth Avenue, abounding in old world glamor. Your tour will finish at the corner of Central Park, near the Zoo and Wollman Rink, where you will be able to explore this green oasis in the very heart of New York City.

Included Discover Manhattan's top attractions whilst taking in its charm, in this walking tour of NYC
A friendly, professional tour guide for your own private group
Plenty of time to take photos of your favourite places
Excluded Food and drink, although your guide will be happy to recommend local favourites along the way
Know before you book Please bring comfortable walking shoes
Kids under 4 are free
Know before you go Please ensure you arrive at the meeting point at least 10 minutes prior to the tour start time
Please bring waterproof clothing in case it rains
In summer, please remember to bring a hat, sunscreen and plenty of water
Additional Information Not wheelchair accessible
Health Items Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, Social distancing enforced throughout experience, Gear/equipment sanitized between use, Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized, Guides required to regularly wash hands

Operating Info

Booking Cut-off 48 hours
Minimum 1 guests per booking
Maximum 15 guests per booking
Valid Only on date on reservation

Operating Type:

Fixed Times

Season:

All year: From 01-01-2020 To 12-31-2020
Sunday 09:00, 10:00
Monday 09:00, 10:00
Tuesday 09:00, 10:00
Wednesday 09:00, 10:00
Thursday 09:00, 10:00
Friday 09:00, 10:00
Saturday 09:00, 10:00

Locations

Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 40.75272, -73.97722
Address: 50 Vanderbilt Avenue, New York, New York, 10017, US
Notes: Outside the Yale Club of NYC
Start Location Notes 50 Vanderbilt Avenue, New York, New York, 10017, US
Start Location Notes 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States
Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 40.7025714, -73.99056
Address: 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States
Notes:
Start Location Notes 50 Vanderbilt Avenue, New York, New York, 10017, US
Start Location Notes 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States

Cancellation

Cancellation Policy: standard
Cancellation Cut-off: 24 hours
Cancellation Notes: Up to 24 hours before the beginning of the activity: full refund Less than 24 hours before the beginning of the activity or no-show: no refund

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