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Chinatown Food Tour and Historic Downtown Walking Tour

  • Walking tour through Chinatown and Historic Downtown Manhattan
  • Explore the city streets on foot
  • Learn about history and local culture from an expert guide
Chinatown Food Tour and Historic Downtown Walking Tour
From USD 114.00
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Chinatown Food Tour and Historic Downtown Walking Tour
From USD 114.00
Spend four hours exploring the city streets on foot as you make your way through eclectic Chinatown and historic downtown with your expert guide. Learn about the culture, traditions and landmarks of one of New York City's most popular neighborhoods and sample some delicacies from local shops along the way. Then wind your way through historic Downtown, where you'll see Stone Street, the oldest neighborhood in Manhattan and pay a visit to St Paul's Chapel. This is the perfect way for first-time travelers to explore neighborhoods in Lower Manhattan and make the most of their time in the city.
What to Expect
Experience both a Chinatown food tour and a historic downtown walking tour in one amazing experience.
Experience immigrant history along with incredible food while walking through Chinatown. See the oldest tenement building in New York City and watch the culture come alive, both old and new. New York's Chinatown is a complex and diverse community. Discover the hidden gems of New York City's Chinese restaurants and enjoy the finest Thai, Vietnamese, and Malaysian food. It’s a culinary experience coupled with amazing stories of New York’s history.
Historic Downtown
Starting at the Dutch West India Company, learn about New York's Dutch immigrant heritage and those times when Wall Street was, literally, a real wall. Learn about the revitalization of the World Trade Center post 9/11, the Stone Street historic district, the Fraunces Tavern historic district (the oldest neighborhood in Manhattan) and Trinity Church, to name just a few landmarks.
Reviews (8)
1 - 5 of 7 reviews
Reviewed 6 July 2018
Fantastic Fun Tour

Billy was our tour guide and he was great. Gave us a lot of information on the types of foods, culture and historical information. Tried several foods and they were all delicious. Billy made sure we had a great time and that we had enough...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank NancTZ
ManhattanWalkingTour, Owner at Manhattan Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2018

We love Billy too! Thanks for your review and for acknowledging him directly. I will be sure to pass along the praise.

Reviewed 28 June 2018
Learned a lot, ate a lot

We have been to NYC numerous times -- and love to explore -- but thought it would be good to have someone help us navigate Chinatown and to learn more about downtown. We ended up with an excellent tour by Billy filled with great food...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank John K
ManhattanWalkingTour, Owner at Manhattan Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2018

Thanks, John! It sounds like this tour was perfect for your needs. Billy is a great navigator. We look forward to the opportunity to continue exploring on your next visit.

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Great tour. lots of history and variety.

Our tour guide, Alison took us to unique places we probably would never have visited on our own and each offered something different. Really enjoyed our day spent walking, eating and learning about these areas of Manhattan.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Mark H
Reviewed 18 May 2018
Customized tour with great stories!

Learned so much and enjoyed going off the beaten path. Billy knows so much about the area and some of his personal anecdotes were a great touch!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 16 April 2018
Learned a crazy lot, bring an appetite!!

This tour was absolutely fantastic! Our guide, Billy, presented a ton of information about Chinatown and the historic district in a way that was entertaining, and interactive. I was a little bit intimidated about the food we might encounter but found that while the food...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank JennC_12345
ManhattanWalkingTour, Owner at Manhattan Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

We are always happy to hear when people love the history as much as the food! Thank you for your review and we'll pass on the kind words to Billy!

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