Believe it or not, hidden in among the tourists, Starbucks, and costumed characters, there is an authentic New York neighborhood for you to discover. Experience midtown Manhattan like a local on this tour that aims to unveil the authenticity of the area.
What to Expect
Get ready to navigate one of the busiest neighborhoods in the world! This 3-hour New York City tour will take you to see Times Square, Rockefeller Center, and Grand Central Terminal with a local's perspective.
The tour begins at Grand Central Terminal, the most historic transportation hub in the U.S. Explore the massive building, admire its architecture, and learn where you can grab some local food and drink. Take a hidden passage out to the street to avoid the crowds at the entrance.
Head out into the streets of midtown Manhattan, where you’ll uncover some short cuts, tunnels, and a few favorite local spots for dining and shopping.
Of course, no tour of midtown would be complete without seeing the bright lights of Broadway. While you’re soaking it all in, you’ll learn about the evolution of Broadway and how theater transformed Times Square to one of the most famous destinations in the world.
Next, your guide will lead you to one of the best spots for getting away from the crowds. Grab a local artisan meal or dessert before heading to the very last stop, a favorite craft beer bar in the neighborhood.
Enjoy this cozy bar, tucked away up the block from all of the chaos of the midtown crowds. Have a beer and sit back and relax before you head back out into the hustle and bustle of New York City.
- Local English-speaking tour guide
- Food samples
What's Not Included
- Additional food and drinks
- Tips/gratuities for the guide
The clock in the center of the main concourse at Grand Central Terminal, 89 East 42nd Street
Know Before You Go
Be sure to wear casual clothes appropriate for the weather and comfortable walking shoes.