Midtown Manhattan is a mix of glamour, history and movie sets. Explore the central area of Manhattan on a 2.5-hour guided walking tour.
Walking Tour of Midtown Manhattan
Greet your guide at the Grand Central Station and set off on a tour by foot of Midtown Manhattan. Find out why numerous film directors choose this neighbourhood as a setting for their films. Do you remember any of the movies set here? Don’t worry if you don’t because your expert guide will jog your memory!
Very close to the railway station is the iconic Times Square, home to numerous cinemas and theatres. After admiring its impressive light display, one of the most characteristic aspects of the City That Never Sleeps, follow your guide along the famous Fifth Avenue. Even if it’s your first time in Manhattan, this thoroughfare will probably be familiar to you from having seen it so many times in series and films. Do you know which celebrities live in this exclusive area?
Your footsteps along the famed avenue will lead you to the Empire State Building. While you look up at this enormous iron and cement masterpiece, you will discover several details on its façade, which most tourists overlook...
Continue the walk to one of the city’s most luxurious hotels: The Waldorf Astoria. In front of its main hall, you’ll find out which celebrities have stayed in one of its beautiful suites.
Wandering through Manhattan’s impressive skyscrapers, you’ll come upon the much smaller Neo-Gothic-style St Patrick Cathedral. Can you guess how tall its two towers are? The tour will come to an end near the temple, in the Rockefeller Center. This plaza is, along with Times Square, one of the most popular in New York City, especially at Christmas.
Per personUS$ 25
2 hours 30 minutes.
The tour is exclusively in English.
Expert English speaking guide specialized in the history of New York City.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
If there are still places available, you can book until the previous day (local time in New York).
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).
Grand Central Station Terminal.