Tenements, Tales & Tastes

What to expect
  • Explore the sights and tastes of the Lower East Side, Chinatown, and Little Italy with a knowledgeable local guide
  • Sample a range of ethnic dishes along the route as you visit local eateries and bustling marketplaces
  • Visit fascinating, historic sites and learn about how immigration culture shaped New York
  • Enjoy getting to know the nation’s cultural capital by discovering places that you’ll want to come back and explore again
A NYC feast for your tummy and your brain? Mmm, cultural!

During this wide-ranging walking tour, you’ll get an insightful look into the city’s immigration history and the cultural heritage that came from it with the help of a local, friendly guide.

Your trek will begin at City Hall, take a loop through the Lower East Side and Little Italy, and finally land in the crowded and colorful streets of Chinatown. Along the way, you’ll take in historic sites, such as the Lower East Side Tenement Museum and the African Burial Grounds.

Best of all, you’ll visit several local-favorite eateries and marketplaces, where you’ll get to sink your teeth into samples of a wide range of ethnic treats. You’ll be treated to tastes of Dutch, Italian, Latin, and Chinese cultures!

It’ll be like a melting pot in your stomach!

Note: The exact meeting location is given upon confirmation of booking. This tour is child-friendly. Children under the age of 6 may take this tour free of charge. If you are bringing a child under the age of 6, please indicate so in the “Special Requests” section upon booking.
Key Highlights
Price $69.00 per guest
Duration / Session 3 hours
# Sessions 1
Cancellations incur a $10 service charge and are permitted only if made more than 72 hours before tour start time.

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