This is a very simple but extremely practical way of introducing yourself to the Big Apple.
Instead of getting tied down to start times, setting early alarms, and running for buses, opt to explore downtown New York at your own pace, with your own personal audio guide which you can pause and start at any time.
Start your day with a walk past Broadways glitzy theatres, continue to the well-kept financial area, and dip your toes into New York's multicultural waters.
On this city tour you'll be your own guide so feel free to change your itinerary, take a break, visit attractions or grab a bit to eat at any time.
Your Experience With New York Self-Guided Walking Audio Tour
Take a self-guided tour of this colourful US city.
Enjoy the diversity of each neighbourhood and the majesty of Manhattan's city skyscrapers.
Benefit from the freedom and flexibility of a self-guided walking tour and learn the ins and outs of the Big Apple with your very own audio guide.
Stroll around China Town, Little Italy, Times Square, the Financial District and Madison Square Park.
Have the opportunity to discover the city like a New Yorker and to visit famous city attracts, such as the Empire State Building, like a tourist.
Follow your downloadable map to the middle of Central Park and choose to take a break in the beautiful urban park.
What New York Self-Guided Walking Audio Tour Includes?
Audio guide (in English) and headphones.
Downloadable zip folder with city maps and MP3 audio files.
Things Before Go
No entrance fees or transportation is included in the price of the self-guided walking tour.
An audio guide can be collected from the specified venue, details will be in your booking confirmation email.
You should wear comfortable shoes or sneakers for this walking tour and come prepared for the weather. (A sunhat and sunscreen are advised during the summer and warm clothes will be needed for the winter.
This is a self-guided tour and there will be no physical tour guide.
This is a self-paced tour which involves a quite a bit of walking so we recommend starting early so that you can take your time complete the tour.
If you are not keen on walking then this we recommend pairing the self-guided audio tour with the New York Hop-On Hop-Off city sightseeing bus.
Is It Suitable for Me?
This is a city tour aimed at independent travellers who are not afraid to set out on their own two feet.
This is perfect for people who prefer to discover the city without the time restrains of a fully guided tour.
A great way for first-time visitors to get acquainted with Manhattan and an active way to learn about the state capital.
This can be fun for solo travellers as well as groups or families, you'll have the privacy of your own audio guided tour.
Travellers agree that the attraction which are on the route of the self-guided audio walking tour are defiantly worth a visit.
For certain attractions visitors recommending pre-booking tickets so as to reduce waiting times.
Best Times to Visit
There is no specific start time for this tour.
We recommend taking your self-guided tour at a time when the sights you are interested in visiting are open.
Address / Pick up Location
Departure Point: Broadway, New York.
This tour may be difficult for wheelchair users or for people with walking difficulties to do independently.