The Magic of Christmas in New York: Private Walking Tour

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Experience the magic of Christmas in New York! Enjoy the season as you stroll the holiday-themed Midtown streets and famous Fifth Avenue window displays with your private guide. See iconic landmarks like Rockefeller Center at its most enchanting. Visit Christmas markets in Bryant Park and Grand Central Terminal, and enjoy a hot beverage (included).

up to 2.5 hrs 1 or more people

Good To Know

  • Experience New York City during the holidays with an local insider.
  • Enjoy a hot beverage from one of NYC's iconic Christmas Markets.
  • Tour duration is approximately 2.5 hours.
  • Suitable for culture vultures of all ages!
  • Exclusive guided walking tour with just you, your group and your guide.
  • Book the afternoon tour to see the Saks Fifth Avenue light show.
  • Tour runs after Thanksgiving through the New Year.


from The Magic of Christmas in New York: Private Walking Tour
New York City is fantastic year-round, but during the holidays, the city is even more spectacular and magical as the Christmas lights come on, and the holiday cheer is in full swing.

On your private tour of New York City, you will:
  • Enjoy the iconic city at its best with a private tour guide.
  • Explore Midtown Manhattan, as it lit up for the holidays.
  • Visit Christmas markets in several iconic sites, including Bryant Park and Grand Central Terminal.
  • Refill energy with a hot drink included at one of the Christmas Markets.
  • Stroll Fifth Avenue’s world-famous window displays.
  • Take a stroll down the Rockefeller Center, and see its spectacular tree, ice-skating rink, and its wonderful music.

The magic of New York City at Christmas is best experienced in Midtown, where the major department stores each adorn their window displays with unique themes each year, and where the parks turn into ice-skating rinks and Christmas markets.

On your private walking tour, your guide will be sure you see all of the highlights of Midtown – from Bryant Park and Grand Central Terminal—through Saks Fifth Avenue, Times Square, and Saks Fifth Avenue. (If you book the afternoon tour, you may even see the Saks Fifth Avenue light show.)

Enjoy the masterful works of art on display throughout the city, which are only available to be seen for one month a year! Delight in the wonder of these window decorations, the music and lights throughout the city, and the yuletide cheer that captures everyone. Enjoy the best of the Big Apple, dressed up for the holidays.

Note: This tour runs after Thanksgiving through the new year only.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Magic of Christmas in New York: Private Walking Tour

Where is the meeting point for this Travel Curious tour?

Your guide will meet you at the entrance of Starbucks located at 425 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10174. Please be at the location 10-15 minutes prior to your tour.

How long is the tour?

The tour is approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes.

What is included?

The tour includes a hot drink at one of the Christmas markets, one metro ride, a local English-speaking guide, and an expertly guided walking tour. 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 will we see on this private Christmas walking tour of New York?

You will be seeing and touring the following areas: (1) Midtown Manhattan dressed up for the holidays (2) Christmas markets around Bryant Park and Grand Central Terminal (3) Fifth Avenue's famous window displays (4) Rockefeller Center and its spectacular tree, ice-skating rink and wonderful music

Is transportation included?

Transportation is not included.

Is parking provided?

No, but there are multiple parking garages and street parking available near the departure point. One of which is the Central Parking Garage which charges according to length of stay, time of the day, and day of the week.

Are there any age/physical/health/etc. restrictions for this walking tour?

This tour is suitable for all ages. All guests must be at moderate physical fitness as the majority of the 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?

Comfortable shoes and casual attire are recommended.

How many people are on a tour?

This is a private walking tour and your group. It will just be you, your group and your guide on the tour.

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.