Unlike any other tour, your chauffeured journey with an experienced, knowledgeable native New Yorker will show you the most fascinating areas in New York City.
Begin in the historic West Village - the past and present home to some of the City's most influential residents - and then venture across the Brooklyn Bridge to the Brooklyn Heights Promenade for one of the most spectacular views of Manhattan's famous skyline.
Length: approximately 2 hours
10:15 am, 1:15 pm, or 8:15 pm
-Sunday through Thursday
10:15 am and 1:15 pm
(also available seasonally 10:15 pm, Saturday - May through October)
Summary: Tour offers limited hotel pickups - only from hotels in Manhattan located below 96th Street. Price is PER VEHICLE for 1 to 4 persons. Infants aged 2 years and under not permitted on this tour. Reserve online, or call us toll-free at 888-880-9108.
There is a $5.95 USD processing fee per order. This is a flat fee regardless of the number of tickets or tours purchased on an order. There is a service charge per ticket. This charge will be reflected on your summary before you checkout. The total shown includes any and all taxes, fuel surcharges, and service fees. There are no additional charges, unless otherwise specified.
~~ The West Village, the original stomping ground of New York's Bohemians
~~ SoHo, an artistic haven featuring numerous art galleries and shops
~~ TriBeCa, an up-and-coming neighborhood home to the annual Film Festival
~~ South Street Seaport, a cobblestoned dock featuring some of the world's most impressive boats
~~ The Financial District, home of The New York Stock Exchange
~~ The Brooklyn Bridge, one of the world's first suspension bridges built in 1870
~~ The Manhattan Bridge, used by over 350,000 commuters each day
~~ Chinatown, home to the largest Chinese population in North America
~~ Little Italy, home to more than 20 historical landmarks
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
~~ Where does the tour begin? - It starts in the Heart of Greenwich Village (aka The West Village). Greenwich Village is easily reached by taxi or subway from anywhere in Manhattan. Hotel pickup & drop off is available for Manhattan hotels below 96th Street.
~~ Where does the tour end? - The tour ends back where it started in Greenwich Village. Most of our guests, however, opt to get out in Chinatown or Little Italy which is near the end of the tour.
~~ How many people can fit in the convertible and what is the cost? - A single ticket purchase for the tour allows you to bring up to 4 passengers for one price. However, on the Order Form you must specify the exact number of people you'll be bringing along on the tour.
~~ Can we bring an infant? - This tour is not suitable for children aged 2 years and under.
~~ Is this a private tour, or will there be other people in the car with us? - This is an Exclusive Private Tour. Once a reservation has been made for a specific time slot, that tour will no longer be available to anyone else.
~~ Can I be picked up from my hotel? - Yes - but only if you are staying at a hotel in Manhattan that is located below 96th Street. The tour takes place downtown and the extra travel time would cut time away from the actual tour if you were located north of 96th Street. If you will be below 96th Street and would like to be picked up, please make sure you indicate that when booking your reservations. If you are unsure as to your hotel's location, please contact your hotel to verify.
~~ Does the tour include stops or are we in the car the whole tour? - You have the option to get out at many locations to explore, take photos, etc.
~~ Are cameras allowed on the tour? - Yes. There will many of great opportunities for taking memorable photos. Remember to bring your camera. Please be aware that New York law prohibits videotaping from bridges or in tunnels.
~~ Are the tours conducted in English only? - Yes. However, since the tour is mostly visual, the tour can work wonderfully even if you have only a basic understanding of English.
~~ Can I bring food & drink on the tour? - No. We don't allow food and drink on the tour. However a cold bottle of spring water is provided to each guest at the beginning of the tour.
~~ How long is the tour? - The standard tour is about 2 hours long, but it can run a bit longer or shorter, depending on traffic.
~~ Can I bring my pet? - No. Sorry pets are not allowed.
~~ What happens if it rains? - Unfortunately due to the nature of this tour, we will not be conducting the tour during inclement weather. If, on the day of the tour, it is necessary to cancel the tour, we will reschedule you to another time that is convenient for you. If this is not possible, a refund will be issued.
~~ Are gratuities included? - No. If you feel you enjoyed yourself and had a great time, gratuities are greatly appreciated by your guide.
~~ Is the convertible available for special events? - Yes! We can arrange to have you picked up and dropped off in style. A night on the town, a special date or any occasion. If you are interested in this, please call toll-free at 800-208-4421 and provide details of what you wish to accomplish. A representative will get back to you shortly.
"Bought this tour as a gift for family member and wife. They loved the unusual experience. Vintage auto was immaculate, tour excellent. Took in places you could never track down without local knowledge." - P. Doherty
"...like exploring the city with an old college buddy who lives here. Very worthwhile! - Knopf
"I booked the red Chevy convertible tour as a surprise 40th b'day gift to my husband. We both LOVED it! It was a great way to see the city and learn some history about the various neighborhoods, while simultaneously traveling in a fantastic vehicle. We got many comments and whistles from passersby, adding to the fun ambience. We would wholeheartedly recommend this particular tour to anyone looking for a unique approach to a city tour."
"Fantastic experience. We had a superb guide and would highly recommend the tour."- Mary L, UK
Tour offers limited hotel pickups - only from hotels in Manhattan located below 96th Street. Price is PER VEHICLE for 1 to 4 persons. Infants aged 2 years and under not permitted on this tour. Reserve online, or call us toll-free at 888-880-9108.
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