Tenements, Tastings, and Tales of New York's Lower East Side

New York City Tenements, Tastings, and Tales of New York's Lower East Side
4 Stars4.0 / 5  |  1 ReviewReview This Tour
Price: $85.00
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Summary
Shore Excursion SizeSmall
Shore Excursion TypeCultural, Scenic, Cuisine
Shore Excursion Duration3 Hours
Activity LevelModerate
Shore Excursion Leaves FromManhattan. (Full details will be provided in your electronic ticket upon confirmation.)
Food/Beverage ProvidedSeveral tastes of different ethnic dishes corresponding to the people that have lived in the neighborhood and a bottle of water are included.
Recommended DressComfortable clothing and sensible flat-soled walking shoes are recommended.
RestrictionsThis tour cannot accommodate wheelchairs. Guests must be able to walk on paved surfaces. There are steps and steep curbs in some areas. A maximum of 12 people are permitted on this tour.

Tenements, Tastings and Tales of New York's Lower East Side

Experience the cultural vibrancy of the Lower East side on this New York City tour. Meet your tour guide at City Hall, where you'll enjoy a delicious Dutch breakfast treat to begin your journey.

Visit 100 year old historic sites including imposing churches, bustling markets and savory bakeries, as you head toward Little Italy. Pay attention to the Italian influence that dominates this quaint neighborhood. Your guide will also take you to still operating synagogues and Jewish boutiques that have operated in New York for over a century. This Lower East Side of Manhattan tour will continue on to visiting 100-year old bakeries, passing by historic sites. Learn about the daily lives of immigrants, who risked their lives to create a better future for their children in the New World.

After your Little Italy tour, head straight into the vibrant streets of Chinatown, one of the largest Chinese neighborhoods in America. You'll feel like you're in Shanghai, as you visit the Chinese markets, boutiques and restaurants. Keep your camera ready to snap photos of unique food shops and countless signs that light up with Chinese characters. We'll dive into Latin culture at a community garden and take in cultural sites like the African Burial Ground. With so many cultures from around the world all in one vicinity, this is the perfect opportunity to taste one or all of the flavors available in Manhattan's famous neighborhoods. Don't hesitate; book your Lower East Side tour today to see what the Big Apple has to offer.

Please Note: This walking tour begins and ends at two different locations. Additional information will be provided in your electronic ticket.

4 Stars4.0 / 5  |  1 ReviewReview This Tour
Interesting tour
July 13, 2017
The tour taught us so much about the immigrants and locations in the lower east side. It was more of a food tour than we expected, a nice surprise. We would definitely do it again.
Reviewer: Edward Loebl
4 Stars