Here we go! Edgy NYC - off the beaten path - the markets of Queens, the magic of Brooklyn, the raw history and culture of Harlem. 'A private guide and separate chauffeur will pick you up from your Manhattan or Brooklyn hotel and take you on a 6-hour'adventure through the most authentic and culturally rich boroughs'of New York. Using'a combination of walking and driving and we can tailor the tour to suit any special requests you may have.
By having a private guide and a separate chauffeur driver, you will maximize what you can see in the 6 hours - being dropped right outside the attractions - and walking off road with the guide, whilst the driver drives round to pick you all up from the next spot.'
The guide and driver'will work together to give you'an exclusive and insightful experience of our city.
Your guide and driver will meet you at your hotel - first stop - Queens. Brace yourself for the'Socrates Sculptures and views of Astoria Park, a beer at the oldest and coolest bar in NYC, tour'Flushing'(the oldest and most authentic Chinatown in NYC), Flushing Meadows - home to the US Open, also Jackson Heights (Little India) and try the best Dhosas in the land, pass by Little Philippines, Little Tibet, Little Ecuador -'Queens'is said to be the most diverse place in the world.
Next stop Brooklyn! This is such a cool place to tour - the oldest and largest borough in NYC. We will show you the old and the new. The Brooklyn of Walt Whitman and Prohibitionism - the 200 year old Brownstone buildings along side the new Dumbo and Tech areas and then head to the absolutely coolest part of the city - Williamsburg. We can take you to a chocolate factory, and amazing handmade crafts Market, the sketchbook library and hands across the world art project, show you street art to'blow your mind, Milk Bar ice cream and the Rainbow Bagel store - currently going viral on instagram! Get ready for a crash of cultures and creativity - hip Hasidic Jews meets funky Hispanic skateboarders and the delicious food and explosion of color that comes as an afterglow of this clash. There will be a fantastic waterfront view of Manhattan and we will cruise along the iconic Brooklyn Bridge (but not after trying some amazing Brooklyn pizza).
Finally we will hit Harlem - so rich in culture and moving history - we will show you St. John the Divine (4th largest Christian church in the world - stunning), the Apollo Theater (where Ella Fitzgerald was discovered and many jazz start played), The Schomburg Center - to see the creative center of the community during the Harlem Renaissance and view contemporary African American art and of course Taco Mix - to taste the best tacos in the city courtesy of Hispanic Harlem. Also we will show you the graffiti hall of fame and Rucker Park - the most legendary street basketball court in the world!