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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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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent day out. Our first day in town and Trey’s knowledge and stories made it memorable. Many thanks and thoroughly recommended.More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Andrew B
lukenyc, Owner at Real New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hey Andrew thanks for taking the time to share your thoughts about your tour with Trey. Even though Trey is one of our longest tenured guides he still goes out and gives 110% everytime as of it’s the first time. Happy we could share him...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On Friday December 7, 2018 we had the pleasure of taking this tour with film director Drew Stone. This was an excellent tour. Drew took us throughout New York and gave us a detailed tour of film locations and music locations. My husband & I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Masg66
lukenyc, Owner at Real New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts on your tour. It’s been a real pleasure for us to offer this tour with director and filmmaker Drew Stone. He really does have an immense amount of knowledge and passion for NYC and it’s place in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks 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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lukenyc, Owner at Real New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your very in depth review and so glad to hear you enjoyed your time with Nathan. Have a great holiday season! Luke

Reviewed 3 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
Thank Rebecca O
lukenyc, Owner at Real New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Always love to hear when folks are recommended by friends! So glad we didn’t disappoint. Please send a big thanks to whomever sent you are way and I will certainly pass on your kind words to Nathan. Have a great holiday season! Luke

Reviewed 3 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
lukenyc, Owner at Real New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hey Barbara so happy to hear you all had a blast on your tour with Nathan. I especially get psyched when I hear teenagers had fun as well. Sometimes they can be the most difficult to win over and when we do we take it...More

Reviewed 3 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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lukenyc, Owner at Real New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Alex, thank you for taking the time to share your experience with Nathan on your Real anew York Tour. Nathan is a gem and so happy to be able to share him with you. I will pass along your kind words. Have a great holiday...More

Reviewed 3 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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lukenyc, Owner at Real New York Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Rob it’s great to hear your family enjoyed your time with Trey. We always aim to be informative and entertaining and Trey never seems to fail. Also glad to hear you felt that your time touring helped to set the tone for the rest of...More

Reviewed 4 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 3 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 4 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 3 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 4 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 3 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

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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
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21 June 2018|
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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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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
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