About A Slice of New York - Small Group Tour
Under the zodiac constellation of Grand Central Terminals painted ceiling your local guide will provide an introduction to this impressive landmark and your New York City walking tour. Join eclectic New Yorkers on the citys staple transportation while riding the subway to Battery Park. New York Citys subway one of the oldest and most extensive public transportation systems in the world not only carries millions of passengers daily its mosaics photographs sculpture and music performers provide a variety of colorful life. Aboard the Staten Island Ferry you will cruise past the iconic Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island the embarking point for millions of immigrants with hopes of chasing the American dream. After returning to Manhattan by ferry your tour leader will guide you through the Financial District home of the Wall Street and New York City Stock Exchange where fortunes are made and lost. This is also the former site of the World Trade Center where we will visit Ground Zero the emotional memorial to September 11 2001 terrorist attacks. For lunch New York style pizza with its thin crust tangy tomato sauce laced with basil and oregano topped with real mozzarella cheese. You will sample this legendary dish with locals at a neighborhood pizza shop. Finish the day passing the gothic Woolworth Tower and ending in front of the New York City hall. Includes - Expert local English-speaking guide - Subway ride - A slice of New York pizza Excludes - Meals and drinks unless specified - Tips and gratuities - Personal expenses - Optional activity costs Please Note - Tour will be operated as a guaranteed Small Group Tour with a maximum of 12 guests. - Children below 6 years old are not permitted on this tour. - Summers can be hot and humid spring-autumn can be cool and winters downright frigid with snow. Please dress accordingly.