We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jim Dykes New York Tours

Jim Dykes New York Tours
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
All photos (29)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent99%
  • Very good1%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“his knowledge”(7 reviews)
“private tour”(5 reviews)
Private & Personal tours for your group or family. Walk with Jim Dykes, subway, or take a hired vehicle. Step-on tours on your bus available or walking tours. Hired buses, cars, vans avail. upon request (add. charge). Tours are 3-4 hour min; See...more
New York City, NY 10032-4516
Washington Heights
+1 917-576-7170
Improve This Listing
Reviews (58)
Filter reviews
58 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews his knowledge private tour celebrity homes story teller cruise ship experience nyc visited nyc the subway system new york wonderful tour few hours facts tailor interests sites broadway midtown
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 58 reviews
Reviewed 12 December 2018

My first trip to NYC & Jim made it one I will NEVER forget. His love, enthusiasm, & knowledge of the city was evident throughout the whole tour. We (4 ladies 57-72 yrs old) went all over the city & saw sites that only a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank carolerjones
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Jim is very knowledgeable about New York City. We had an extensive list of sites we wanted to visit and we got to see them all!! He included the history of all the points of interest it was quite amazing It was a private tour...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rachel T
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Oh My Gosh! I had conversed with Jim before our trip as to what we were doing on our own, and what we wanted from him...we got so much more than I expected. We are 4 Southern ladies wanting to see the city, and we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dmaccat
Reviewed 29 November 2018

Our Cunard cruise excursion add-on to Ellis Island was guided by Jim Dykes and we were very pleased with his expertise and knowledge of the sites. The itinerary varied from that sent to us ahead of time by Cunard (It was their first time offering...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Goldig
Reviewed 26 November 2018

Just returned to our cruise ship having spent the day around New York with Jim Dykes. Packed so much into a few hours but made everything really interesting. A wealth of knowledge which he happily shared with us all.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Marjorie C
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Jim is a true NYC historian! You will see it all, learn about it and have a blast! Choose your interests to customize or let him plan out your attractions. Whatever works best for you.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Kristina R
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

I traveled to NYC on a Senior Citizens Bus Tour with 50 People. Jim was our on Board Guide. He did a outstanding job showing us the City. His knowledge of the History, Culture, and Celebrities can't be beat. He is a spell binding Story...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Robin R
Reviewed 15 August 2018

I've enjoyed Jim's tour guide expertise 3 times over the past 5 years, and can't wait to experience it again in a few months. He knows all the best stories, and delivers them like he's confiding in his best friend for the first time. Have...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank TheCindyKelly
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Many thanks to Jim for an excellent tour. It was my first time to New York City. I learned a lot about the city in such a short time. I would highly recommend Jim.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Dawn K
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Jim was very knowledgeable about New York city. The tour was interesting and informative and I will definitely take another tour with him in the future.

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank sovies01
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 494 nearby hotels
Edge Hotel
345 reviews
.59 km away
Saint Nicholas Inn
94 reviews
.93 km away
Hotel Cliff
10 reviews
1.58 km away
Econo Lodge Fort Lee
70 reviews
2.36 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 16,031 nearby restaurants
Antika Pizzeria
44 reviews
.29 km away
Dallas BBQ
61 reviews
.37 km away
Heights Tavern
38 reviews
.26 km away
Las Palmas Deli Restaurant
10 reviews
.20 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 4,819 nearby attractions
Jazz at Lincoln Center
834 reviews
.31 km away
Hispanic Society of America
95 reviews
.56 km away
Morris-Jumel Mansion
90 reviews
.67 km away
Trinity Church Cemetery & Mausoleum
52 reviews
.60 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
15 July 2015|
Response from JimDykes123 | Property representative |
Hi Maxine: As you know, the Friar's Club is a PRIVATE club...I have been lucky enough to have been invited to dinner there by a friend but they do not do private tours for groups. I have forwarded your request to a friend of... More