New York’s East Village is a cultural melting pot of the classic and the contemporary. Enhance your experience of the Big Apple’s hippest neighborhood on this 3-hour walking tour including food tasting. Alongside your guide, you’ll visit cultural and culinary hot spots including the gentrified St. Mark’s Street, Café Veselka, and McSorely’s, the oldest Irish pub in East Village. Pleasure your palate with five food samples and receive personalized attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 15 people.
Your tour begins at John Varvatos Men's Clothier, located on Bowery Street in New York’s hip East Village. Here, you’ll greet your guide and small group, and receive an introduction to the history of East Village: the area has recently undergone a radical transformation that serves to celebrate its cosmopolitan mix of cultures.
Over the next three hours, you’ll visit cultural and culinary highlights handpicked by your guide. Delve into the history of artistic institutions such as the Bowery Poetry Club and the Anthology Film Archives; sample local delicacies at Economy Candy and Katz’s Delicatessen; and visit local favorites such as KGB Bar and McSorely’s, the oldest Irish pub in the East Village.
Pleasure your palate to five tastings of New York classics such as candy and baked goods, and receive recommendations on how to spend the rest of your time in New York from your guide. Your tour concludes at your original departure point.