Ready your shoes and taste buds on this guided walking and food tasting tour! Walk the streets where famous New York City Mafias have partied and hung out and learn more about the Mafia business– from its origins, to their secret hangout locations, and to famous mobsters. Guests will also indulge in local favorite dishes in between stops!
You will be meeting your guide for the New York City Mafia Tour with Food Tastings at East Village Theatre, 181-189 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10003, or as advised on your e-ticket. Please be at the location 10-15 minutes prior to your tour.How long is this Travel Curious tour?
You will be given two sit down tastings and a Sicilian cannoli , a local English-speaking guide, and an expertly guided walking tour. This tour is suitable for culture vultures, adventure enthusiasts, and foodies of all ages. Their tours are all given in English, but numerous guides may speak other languages. Please contact the number provided on the e-ticket to see if they can accommodate any special requests!What landmarks will we be on the New York City Mafia Tour with Food Tastings?
You will be seeing and touring the following areas during the tour: (1) Little Italy, where you will sample food from the guide-certified best joints (2) New York’s East Village, home to eclectic restaurants, lively nightlife, vintage shops, and a deep rooted connection to the Mafia families (3) Crime Family member hang-outs where most tourists and locals don't even exist (4) Other locations that are a trade secret when walking in the footsteps of famed mobsters and mafia families, including historic food joints where the mafia group was formed. Note: You can ask the guide for theIs transportation included?
This is a family-friendly, guided walking tour. Transportation is not included in the New York City Mafia Tour.Is parking provided?
No, but there are multiple parking garages and street parking available near departure point. Two of which is the Bowery First Parking (Garage) and the Lafayette Street Parking service (Valet). Both charge according to length of stay, time of the day, and day of the week. You can also contact the phone number on your e-ticket to ask for advise on how to get to the departure point via car or public transport.Are there any age/physical/health/etc. restrictions for this tour?
This tour is suitable for all ages, but parental guidance is advised. All guests must be at moderate physical fitness as the majority of the New York City Mafia Tour will be spent walking.What should I bring?
Bring your camera and cash on hand for any other purchases or gratuities(optional)!What should I wear?
Wear comfortable clothing on this Travel Curious tour. Wearing casual clothing and comfortable shoes is recommended.How many people are on a tour?
This tour group can have up to 12 guests.How does Travel Curious ensure the quality of their guides?
All tour guides currently active go through a vetting process in which they carry out interviews, check previous reviews and employers references if applicable. More importantly, they make sure that these guides provide an excellent experience for the guests.