Best Local Tour Guides in New York City

Why These Local Tour Guides?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored New York City Local Tour Guides on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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Boroughs of the Dead

Boroughs of the Dead is a tour agency that is located in Brooklyn, New York. This agency offers macabre New York City walking tours through areas including Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, and the Bronx. They also provide seasonal and private tours. Boroughs of the Dead has been featured in The New York Times, Conde Nast Traveler, and Time Out New York.

Brooklyn, NY 11220


Helicopter New York City

Helicopter New York City is a helicopter tour agency that is located in New York City, New York. The New York attractions visited include the Brooklyn Bridge, Central Park, Chrysler Building, Empire State Building, Ground Zero, Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum, and Statue of Liberty. Helicopter New York City offers discounts. All of the agency's pilots are FAA certified and have logged thousands of hours.

New York City, NY 10004


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