Explore cutting-edge culture, fascinating history and creative street art on this walking tour in the Williamsburg area of Brooklyn.

Discover Brooklyn's sights and culture on a relaxed neighborhood stroll.  For 2 hours you will be immersed in a laid-back district of boutique shops, restaurants and restored lofts.  Walk the streets and take in a scene that's setting global trends.  Encounter innovative small-businesses, creative architecture and vibrant street artwork.  Get a one-of-a-kind view of New York City's waterfront and skyline.  Also, visit a local artisanal chocolate factory.

As you witness the phenomenon that is Brooklyn, your guide will reveal its fascinating history.  Learn about the city's legacy as a capital of immigration, manufacturing and beer brewing and get insider info about current events.  Discover the story of Brooklyn's recent gentrification and how its culture, identity and future are being shaped.

By the end of your walk, you will have checked the pulse of one of the most sought-after places in the world and gained insight into its booming popularity.  But - most importantly - you will have discovered why Brooklyn is so much FUN!

Rates - including tax

Type Rate
Adult Rate
(Ages 17+):
$31.00
Student Rate
(College Student with Valid Student ID):
$19.00
Child Rate
(Ages 16 and Under):
$19.00

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Tour / Activity Details

2 hours
3:00 pm daily

Tour does not offer hotel pick-up; the meeting location will be specified on your E-Ticket.  Please order online or call us at 212-852-4822 to order or for more information.

There is a $6.95 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 at checkout includes any fuel surcharges, service charges and tax. There are no additional charges, unless otherwise specified.

Tour / Activity Policies

Cancellation Policy: All sales are final. There are no refunds.

Change Fee Policy: If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

Tour / Activity Description

COVID-19 PROCEDURES

In New York state, any individual over age 2 and able to medically tolerate a face-covering is required to cover their nose and mouth with a mask or cloth face-covering when in a public place and unable to maintain, or when not maintaining, social distance.  Business owners may deny admittance to individuals who fail to comply with the directive to wear a face covering.

 

 

Highlights

  • Witness trending street scenes, fashion, and youth culture
  • Learn the story of gentrification and see its controversial effects
  • Discover Brooklyn's historic role as a capital of manufacturing and beer brewing
  • View and learn about underground graffiti and street art
  • Enjoy the little-known, best panoramic view in NYC

What to Bring/Wear

  • E-Ticket voucher
  • Photo identification
  • Comfortable clothing and shoes appropriate for day's weather
  • Bottled water/drink/snacks
  • Camera

Included

  • Guided walk with licensed tour guide and one or two indoor stops
  • Visit to local artisinal chocolate factory

Not Included

  • Food/Beverages - although not included, there are ample opportunities to purchase snacks and drinks from nearby vendors
  • Gratuities - not required but appreciated if you enjoyed the tour

Important Information

  • This is not a detailed historical tour.  It is a basic overview.  A large number of tour members are visiting NYC for the first time or do not understand English very well; so if you have specific historical or socio-economic questions, feel free to ask your tour guide who will be eager to provide more information.  The tour consists of a neighborhood overview, basic history, and seeing cool shops and art.
  • A basic fitness level is required for this tour as you will be walking 1.5 miles and exposed to weather for 2.5 hours.  Not appropriate for physically handicapped individuals.
  • This tour has no age restrictions, but is recommended for ages 12+, as mature topics may be referenced.

Tour does not offer hotel pick-up; the meeting location will be specified on your E-Ticket.  Please order online or call us at 212-852-4822 to order or for more information.

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