This melting pot community of global proportions, JACKSON HEIGHTS is the ultimate in cultural diversity. Originally developed as a suburban community with “hidden” gardens surrounded by apartment buildings, the area soon changed as it attracted
immigrants from Asia and Latin America. Begin your two-hour tour from Roosevelt Avenue and 74th Street, stopping along its main streets to sample seven (7) tasty delights! Minimum 2 people.
Forty-eight percent of Queens resident are foreign-born, many of them residing in JACKSON HEIGHTS. Stroll along its main streets to find retail shops and restaurants featuring Latin American and Asian merchandise and food. And so this two-hour tasting tour adventure begins at 12:00pm noon on Tuesdays or Saturdays at the crossroads of one of the busiest train stations (#7, E, F, M and R), on the NW corner of Roosevelt Avenue and 74th Street. Besides stops at Latin American and Asian food shops to sample seven (7) tasty ethnic morsels, you will have the opportunity to peer into or visit the retail stores with their displays of finery and jewelry. P.S. Don’t forget to bring along a sack for any purchases to take home.
- Bottled water
- Guide services
- Gratuities (recommended)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Guide will have a supply of paper plates, napkins, plastic utensils and small zip-lock type storage bags.
Adivse the guide of any food allergies.
Terms & Conditions
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
Local operator information
Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.
Schedule & Info
NW corner at the intersection of Roosevelt Avenue and 74th Street, Jackson Heights.
Tuesdays and Saturdays at 12:00pm noon
Roosevelt Avenue and 74th Street