New York Hip-Hop Tour

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New York Hip-Hop Tour information and booking

4 hours<br />Saturdays only May-November: 3 hours
Departs from
Midtown, New York Location provided on voucher
Returns to
Returns to 58th Street & Fifth Avenue
Time of departure
10am - Saturdays May 7- November 2611am - All Wednesday and Friday departures, Saturdays December 3 - May 62pm - Saturdays May 7- November 26
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Tour description provided by Viator

If you're into hip-hop, or want to see another side of NYC, take a tour with one of hip-hop's Grandmasters! Suitable for all ages, this one-of-a-kind experience takes you on an interactive cultural tour of Manhattan, Harlem and the Bronx, and reveals the true meaning of hip-hop.

Your expert Grandmaster guide will trace the history and influences of hip-hop in New York City, from its earliest years with pioneers DJ Red Alert, Grandmaster Caz, Rahiem of Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, and many others. You'll get the lowdown on famous groups like Public Enemy, Treacherous Three and the Sugarhill Gang.Aboard your luxury coach, you'll visit such sites as Graffiti Wall of Fame, Apollo Theater, Rucker Park and more. Stop for lunch and get a taste of real soul food (own expense). On this fun-filled hip-hop tour, you'll even get to try your hand in the "Show Your Skills" segment of the tour, while dressed in plenty of "bling"!Perfect for the hip-hop enthusiast or even the curious, bring the family for an afternoon of discovery and fun.

What's included

  • 4-hour guided tour (3 hours on saturdays may-november)
  • Transport by luxury coach
  • Live entertainment
  • Celebrity guide
  • Autographs

What isn't included

  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Souvenirs
  • Gratuities (optional)