Walking tour of New York's Historic Lower Broadway

Tour Number

Activity Level

649556


Categories

Local Experience, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

This private excursion shows where NYC began. The Dutch, the Wall on Wall Street, the growth of the Financial District.


See New York's original Dutch and English settlements in three hours. This tour can easily be customized, for your group and their interests.

Where it began, as Niew Amsterdam, then it became New York. American revolutionary War history too. Join me.

See the grave of Alexander Hamilton. Why did NYC grow to become Americas largest city? We will find out.

Starting in Battery Park / Battery Park City in Lower Manhattan. Walk up Broadway, once an Indian trail, now its often known as the Canyon of Heros. InTo the Financial District, seeing old Churches and ending at the World Trade Center and the Sept 11, Memorial Plaza

Itinerary

Starting all the way downtown. See the Harbor. View the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Hudson River, NJ, Staten Island, Brooklyn, Verrazano - Narrows Bridge, Upper Bay, the Narrows and Governor's Island. All in New York Harbor. Walk along lower Broadway, the Canyon of Heroes. See the Bull, Bowling Green, Wall Street, Fearless Girl Statue, Federal Hall and Trinity Church. Then ending at the World Trade Center site.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 3 hours

Transportation

Walking. With Taxi/Uber to start point.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Public Transportation Tickets

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 USD - Personal Expenses such as Souvenirs, Food, Drinks and Snacks.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Restrictions

In adherence with NYC law, I cannot drive and sightsee, simultaneously. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.

Private tour guide Marc

Contact this Guide

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