Tour New York City With An Expert

Big Apple Fanatics Tours was established in 1999 to offer history-focused walking tours of New York City. All of our tours are unique and written, researched, and refined by us. You won’t find these same walks given by another tour company.

From NYC history sites, to cocktails and cemeteries, these walking tours are for locals and tourists who want to explore the rich history of the city by foot. Read our reviews to see what guests say about us.

The company is owned by a published author who is a licensed NYC sightseeing guide and U.S. Marine Corps veteran.

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Tour Types

These are the types of experiences we offer for in-person tours.

Why Tour With Big Apple Fanatics

We are trustworthy, professional, and all of our experiences are designed for locals and tourists alike.

TripAdvisor Reviews

We've received outstanding reviews from guests on TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel website.

100% Customizable

If you do not see a tour offered on the date you are in New York, we can work with you for a private custom tour.

Local Experts

We are licensed New York City sightseeing guides with decades of experience. We are not reading off some script.

No Hidden Charges

There are no surprises or taxes with our tours. Everything in the description is 100% accurate.

We Accommodate You

New to the city and can't get around? We will meet you at your hotel lobby and get you to the tour.

Kids & Pet Friendly

Our tours can welcome children and animals. Local rules apply about dogs indoors, but outside is fine with us.

Our Business Is Tours

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If we don't have a public tour scheduled on the day you are in New York, set up a custom private tour for yourself.

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