New York: Private SUV Highlights Tour
- Small group
- Pickup available
- Duration options: 3 - 5 hours
Explore Manhattan like a superstar via comfortable SUV. Get picked up at your hotel and then hop in the with your trusty local guide. Get ready to see Lower Manhattan like never before. Begin the tour in historic Greenwich Village, once home to the city's artsy bohemian crowd and future rock-stars such as Jimi Hendrix. Drive down the area's leafy streets and feel free to get out to take a photo whenever you like. Head south to the shopping mecca SoHo and trendy TriBeCa, known for putting on an annual film festival. Next, cruise along the Hudson River until you reach the Financial District, also known as FiDi. Explore the sobering 9/11 Memorial and One World Trade Center, the tallest building in North America. From there traverse the Brooklyn Bridge, one of the most iconic bridges on the planet. Depending on traffic, drive through densely packed Chinatown and then shrinking Little Ital...
Unlike many other tours, the chauffeur for this journey is a knowledgeable, native New Yorker who will show you the most fascinating areas of the city – in just 2 hours. Begin in the historic West Village and then venture across the Brooklyn Bridge to the Brooklyn Heights Promenade for one of the most spectacular views of the Manhattan skyline. Visit lower Manhattan's most exciting neighborhoods. See the West Village, the original stomping grounds of New York's bohemians, SoHo, an artistic haven featuring numerous art galleries and shops, and TriBeCa, an up-and-coming neighborhood that’s home to an annual film festival. Continue on to South Street Seaport, a cobblestoned dock, where you’ll see some of the world's most impressive boats. Traffic permitting, you’ll visit the Financial District, home to The New York Stock Exchange, Chinatown, home to the largest Chinese population in Nor...
After meeting up with your guide, you will venture out of Manhattan and into the Bronx to admire Yankee Stadium, home of the New York Yankees. You will then continue through the Bronx streets, filled with graffiti and artistic murals where you will learn more about the famous street art and its history. Following the Bronx, you will enter Queens and stop at the Flushing Meadows Corona Park, where the NY Mets baseball stadium "Citi Field" is located. You will also pass the National Tennis Center where the U.S. Open tennis matches occur, as well as the “Uni-Sphere”, which appeared in the movie “Men in Black”. Your tour will continue in Queens, where you will witness the culture of immigration as you pass through Little India, home to the largest Hindu concentration in the city of New York. You will then arrive at Queens Waterfront, which will provide you with an amazing panorama of Manha...
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