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Half day in New York with a local
Half day in New York with a local

Half-Day Tour Of New York

4 hours

Half day in New York with a local

Times Square, neighbourhood diners and thrift store sifting.

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4 hours

From $48.13  USD per person (based on 8 adults)

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  • From $48.13 USD pp (based on 8 adults)

  • Private & 100% personalized tour

  • 4 hours

  • Walking Tour

  • Hosted in English (On request: French, Italian, Mandarin, Spanish)

You’ll spend a few hours with your new-found friend (aka one of our local New York hosts) as they take you around iconic NYC sights and reveal hidden gems that only a New Yorker would be able to show you.

Times Square is pretty hard to miss, but there’s more to life than landmarks. We want you to experience the soul of the city too, so by all means, please let us know which iconic spots you’d be interested to stop by, but your host can’t wait to show you a few secret spots along the way too.

Wander the different avenues, spot the skyscrapers you might’ve seen in a movie or two and venture into the array of eclectic neighbourhoods.

Stop by a diner for a real-life movie experience, or let your host recommend an Italian deli where you can pick up coffee and cannolis, or maybe an artisanal doughnut shop.

Just let us know your vibe and if there’s anything, in particular, you’d like to see, and we’ll take care of the rest.

    • Spend half a day with a host who will create an experience that's fully customized to your interests and what you'd most like to see
    • Fully immerse yourself in the atmosphere of New York, getting the best of what the city has to offer in a limited space of time
    • See some of the city’s iconic attractions, as well as some secret spots you wouldn’t find in a guidebook
    • Get a taste of what makes NYC so iconic, with a twist – your stories will be authentic and all your own!
    • Get the scoop from your host on other areas to explore and exciting things to do while visiting The Big Apple
    • This experience will be personalized to you!
    • What’s included
    • 4-hour experience
    • Private and personalized
    • Walking experience ( if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options )
    • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central locations).
    • What’s not included
    • Food and drinks
    • Transportation costs
    • Tickets to any attractions
    • Gratuities (optional)
  • Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

  • Cancel 7 days before the experience for a full refund

    COVID-19 Flexible Policy: you can cancel for free up to a day before the experience and receive a full refund.

Meet our locals in

We will match you to the local host best suited to your requirements specified in our lovely post-booking questionnaire

How it works

  • 1
    Tell us about you! Once you book, fill in a quick questionnaire and tell us what you’d like from your experience.
    Tell us about you!
  • 2
    We introduce you to your perfect local Build your perfect tour and experience together
    We match you with a host
  • 3
    The best part! Experience the city like you would with a knowledgeable friend living there
    The best part!

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