On this fun, informative walking tour, you'll visit world-famous Midtown landmarks including Grand Central Terminal, the Chrysler Building, Rockefeller Center, Times Square and more. But this isn't simply a sightseeing tour -- your guide will delve beneath the surface to give you unparalleled insight into the personalities, rivalries and events that have shaped New York City into one of the great cities of the world. You'll cover about two miles on foot in this approximately three-hour tour of one of the most exciting parts of New York City, learning about Manhattan's famous grid and some of its most iconic skyscrapers, as well as checking out the famous Rockefeller Center. And your ticket even includes a bottle of water and a sweet treat.
Some of the stops on this exciting, informative, and visually impressive walking tour include:
- Grand Central Terminal
- Chrysler Building
- New York Public Library and Bryant Park
- Times Square
- Rockefeller Center
- Fifth Avenue
Stops: There will be one restroom break during our walk, as well an included bottle of water and sweet treat.
Distance and duration: This walk covers about 2 miles on foot in about 3 hours. We proceed at a moderate pace on flat terrain.
More about the tour: Behind the rapid movement lies a section of Manhattan that is a product of famous rivalries, huge risk-taking, and constant change. Get to know a critical part of the city that many of its daily commuters take for granted. We will explore the stories behind some of the most famous sites and landmarks, from Grand Central Terminal and the Chrysler Building to Times Square and Rockefeller Center. We will also talk about many things in between, including Manhattan’s famous grid and some of its most iconic skyscrapers.
Guide gratuities are not included in the tour price, so if you enjoy your tour, tips are very much appreciated. Finally, please dress for the weather, as the tour takes place rain or shine.
405 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10174Get Directions