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Real New York Tours

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The Original NYC Walking & Subway Tour Celebrating our 10th Year! Lets face it, New York tours are only as good as their tour guides. Real New York Tours gives people the opportunity to see the city through the eyes of real New Yorkers. Real New...more
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New York City, NY
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I made my first trip to NYC and chose to tour with Nathan of Real New York Tours. I am so glad that I did. I would not be afraid to go back and wander around on my own after the education I received from...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour was fantastic, Nathan was an amazing guide. Great way to see New York City, especially if you are on limited time. Was recommended by a friend and would recommend to anyone. It is fast paced but you don't need to be insanely fit...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My 15yo granddaughter and her best friend and I did this tour our 2nd day in NYC. We loved it. We learned to use the subway, walked in between subway stops in different areas of the city and learned about the city from our guide...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did the New York in a day tour with Nathan, it was Excellent - as a first timer to the city and only visiting for a short time I found the tour to be a really good way to get my bearings and then...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We met Trey for a full day tour with our small family of 3 including a 10 year old. Trey was fantastic - very entertaining and informative, and kept things interesting for all ages. We loved it - and Trey's eagerness to share his seemingly...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 6 days in NYC and the highlight of our stay was the 6 hour tour with Lawrence, our group ages were from 11 to 50 and we all had a great day ,

Date of experience: November 2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a fun and informative tour of the West Village with Fabrice who is a history whiz and had many interesting and fun facts about the area and the people. I would recommend this tour company to all whether you are a visitor or...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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lukenyc, Owner at Real New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Happy to hear you enjoyed your time with Fabrice. He’s been guiding for over 20 years and still continues to read and expand his knowledge of our great city. Really appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts. Hope to see you again. Luke

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a private tour of Harlem & Morningside Heights, our guide was Greg and I was astounded at his breadth and depth of knowledge of not just NYC, but American history in general. He was a walking encyclopedia of important places, events, and happenings,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jane D
lukenyc, Owner at Real New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jane thank you for this very detailed review about your time with Greg. He truly is an encyclopedia of not just NYC history but also American history as well. Tying together all the threads that contribute to a neighborhood is so important and glad you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my fiancé decided to head away from Manhattan and spend the day in Brooklyn (we had tickets for the Islanders/Rangers game) As it turned out, nobody else fancied braving the elements and we got a private tour from Shaun. It was a great...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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lukenyc, Owner at Real New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Alley, thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about your Brooklyn tour with Shawn. We love it when people want to get way off the beaten path and see more of the seldom seen sites. I will pass your kind words...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Trey was an awesome guide,made everyone feel at ease and he made us feel if we were a group of friends not strangers,his expertise was second to none.and made us feel safe on the subway and understanding the subway system. See a a lot of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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lukenyc, Owner at Real New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mike thank you so much for taking the time to share your thoughts. See you and Trey had some roll tide time as well. Always makes me happy to hear when people feel like they were spending they day with a friend rather then a...More

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23 June 2018|
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Response from esp05 | Reviewed this property |
Most of us arrived before the guide, but we found each other because we were all milling about awkwardly. It was pretty obvious that we were waiting for a tour! And the guide, when he arrived, made an extra effort to ensure... More
21 June 2018|
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Response from lukenyc | Property representative |
Hey my friend can you please drop us an email from our website to answer your questions. Trip Advisor no longer allows anyone to leave a website URL of phone number on their site so if you just google Real New York Tours and... More
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15 May 2018|
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Response from lukenyc | Property representative |
Sorry for the delayed response. Trip Advisor unfortunately does not allow us to post our web address but our website has all the info. Just google Real New York Tours and it will come up. Look forward to hearing from... More