See the Real New York With Big Onion Walking Tours

April 11, 2008 | By | Reply More
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New York CityConsidered by many to be the best walking tours in New York City, Big Onion Walking Tours are experts at peeling back the surface layers to reveal the true essence of New York City neighborhoods. For an astonishing low price of $15 per adult, (and less for seniors and students) you’ll find passionate guides (who all have advanced degrees in American History or related field) to lead you through New York’s prized neighborhoods while providing interesting, informative, and intelligent narratives. Learn how successive groups of immigrants as well as industrialists shaped the character and architecture of the city.

New York ParkWith an offering of approximately 30 different tours, you will no doubt have a challenge just deciding which excursions to take. Will it be Historic Lower Manhattan, The Gangs of New York, a Multi-Ethnic Eating Tour, or the Upper East Side? Which ever tour you choose, everyone gathers at a central meeting spot which is easily accessible by public transportation and no advance reservation is usually required. Tours last for 2 hours and you’ll walk approximately 2 miles during the tour. Check the frequently asked questions page to answer all your queries. After one of these wonderfully informative tours you’ll have a brand new appreciation for the gritty streets of New York City and you’ll know why it was known as The Big Onion long before The Big Apple!

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