Guided tour

Greenwich Village: Cupcake Bakeries Walking Tour

Greenwich Village: Cupcake Bakeries Walking Tour

From $50 per person

Indulge your passion for cupcakes on a walking tour of New York City, and discover the lastest food craze of the city. Visit a variety of boutique bake shops, and learn about the history of the cupcake.

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Live tour guide
English
Highlights
  • Discover the cupcake craze sweeping New York City
  • Visit the most popular bake shops in lower Manhattan
  • Learn about the history of the cupcake
  • Buy unique varieties of cupcakes to take home
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Learn about the history of cupcakes as you visit some of the best small bakeshops in New York City. Your host will take you to secret bakeries as you search for the best the city has to offer. From the mini classic buttercream cupcake to the red velvet cream-cheese cupcake, you will discover a range of eclectic flavors baked daily. You'll visit local bakeries and taste some of the most desired cupcakes the locals are raving about. At the same time, discover local street art and music as you stroll around the West Village. You will have the opportunity to shop at the bakeries to take some delicious goodies home to share. Depart from this experience with a newly-discovered love for New York's bakeries.
Includes
  • Live tour guide
  • Food tasting
  • Cupcakes
    Not suitable for
    • Wheelchair users

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      Meet your guide at the southwest corner of Union Square, at the intersection of East 14th Street and Union Square West

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      • Comfortable shoes
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      Overall rating

      4.4 /5

      based on 226 reviews

      Review summary

      • Guide
        4.2/5
      • Value for money
        4.3/5
      • Service
        4.6/5
      • Organization
        4.5/5
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      This is more than just a cupcake tour. Lots of interesting informative facts about New York as well. This aspect may not interest the younger set. As well, be on notice that we put on 8,500 steps in two hours. Quite strenuous! Our guide, Justin, was interesting, knowledgeable and amusing.

      January 5, 2020

      Mallory was awesome! She was very knowledgeable, very friendly and engaged with the whole group. Even our 5 year old was engaged and had a fantastic time. Yes, the cupcakes were all great, but the experience as a whole was without doubt one of the best food tours we have ever participated in.

      November 12, 2019

      Was a great time!

      I did this tour for my daughter's birthday trip to New York and we had a great time! Definitely recommend not going shopping before the tour so you're not carrying a bunch of stuff while doing so much walking! But it was great and our tour guide Mallory was exceptional! She had lots of little details to tell us about the area as we went around and had a great personality and really made the trip fun! Not to mention all the yummy treats we got the try all along the way! It's definitely a great time and I would recommend it to anyone!!

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      September 9, 2019

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      Product ID: 47956

      VA ID: 392957