People all around the world know the Bronx as the home of the New York Yankees, the Bronx Zoo and the New York Botanical Garden—not to mention as the birthplace of hip-hop. Look deeper and you’ll discover the quaint maritime village of City Island, the cultural attractions of Fordham and Belmont, aka the “real Little Italy,” centered on the restaurants and cafés of Arthur Avenue. Grand Concourse, in the South Bronx, is full of art deco marvels.
Visiting New York focusing exclusively in Manhattan means you will leave most of the beauty of this cosmopolitan city out. This tour allows you to visit some of the places that have built the history of New York. On this 4 hour and 30 minute bus ride, see the sights of the Bronx, Queens and Brooklyn.
Enjoy a guided tour of the Bronx with this private excursion from Manhattan. Hop in an air-conditioned vehicle from a pickup site in Manhattan en route to the Bronx, the northernmost of the five boroughs of New York City. See the historic Bartow-Pell Mansion and Carriage House and more. Take in the scenic views of Long Island Sound and visit quaint City Island, New York's answer to Cape Cod. Learn about the history of the Bronx at the City Island Nautical Museum, then enjoy a delicious seafood dinner before returning to Manhattan.
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The Brooklyn Navy Yard was once home to the world’s busiest shipyard during World War II. Visitors can travel by bus and explore the grounds on this 2-hour historical tour. With the help of an expert guide, guests get an up close look at the contemporary industrial park, with essential stops at some of the yard’s key sites, like the Naval Film Exchange, Dry Dock 1 and the famed Naval Hospital. Listen in on recordings from a handful of the 70,000 workers who toiled on repairs of battleships and aircraft carriers during World War II and gain a deeper understanding of the men and women behind the effort to win the war.
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You will have 2 or 5 days to hit all the stops of your tour: snap pictures on a Double Decker Bus Tour, learn about the rich history of the city at Museum of The City of New York, and explore the skyline from our Liberty Cruise. Explore Downtown, Uptown, Brooklyn, or The Bronx, and see New York City at Night. Your pass also includes our 75-minute Downtown Liberty Cruise, getting you up close to the Statue of Liberty. Other perks include museum admission, breakfast, and a 2-hour free Bike Rental with any Bike Rental purchase. With the help of an automated and live tour guide, you and your family couldn't find a more thorough and exciting sightseeing tour. Whether visiting for the first time or a New York native, you're guaranteed to fall in love with the city all over again. So why wait? Take a bite out of the Big Apple with Go NY Tours!
On this tour of Little Italy in the Bronx, explore Belmont and Arthur Avenue, known as New York's culinary center for authentic Italian bakeries, butcher shops, fish markets, specialty stores and more. Sample local treats and learn about the area's history from your guide.
The Bronx, the home of the New York Yankees (aka the Bronx Bombers) and the birthplace of hip-hop, is one of five New York City boroughs and the third-densest county in the United States. This 3-hour walking tour explores the borough and its interesting history, introducing you to its wealthy roots, its ethnic diversity, its Art Deco buildings, its historic Depression-era WPA murals and its modern street art. This tour emphasizes how the borough has changed over the decades and become a hip place to visit for tourists and locals.
If you're into hip-hop, or want to see another side of NYC, take a tour with one of hip-hop's Grandmasters! Suitable for all ages, this one-of-a-kind experience takes you on an interactive cultural tour of Manhattan, Harlem and the Bronx, and reveals the true meaning of hip-hop.