NYC Jaunts

Walking tours of New York City

Custom Jaunts & Walking Tours

Have you ever wanted to explore New York City on your own terms?  With NYC Jaunts Custom Jaunts, you can see New York City the way you want to!  Custom Jaunts are available for both half and full days, complete with your own Tour Guide and privately planned tour!

HOW IT WORKS

Pick a half or full day Jaunt and the places you want to visit from the list below.  JP will work with you on creating the perfect day, and have you feeling like a genuine New Yorker in no time!  A personalized New York City experience AND seeing the Big Apple just the way you want?  Sounds like the perfect way to Jaunt, to us!

CENTRAL PARK
  • Strawberry Fields / The Dakota / John Lennon
  • Gapstow Bridge
  • The Pond
  • Wollman Rink
  • Central Park Zoo
  • The Dairy/Chess and Checker's House
  • Sheep's Meadow
  • Tavern on the Green
  • Belvedere Castle
  • Great Lawn/Turtle Pond
  • Shakespeare's Garden
  • The Ramble/Bow Bridge 
  • The Mall/Literary Walk
  • The Lake
  • Bethesda Terrace/The Boathouse
  • Conservatory Water
  • Alice in Wonderland Statue
  • Delacorte Theater
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • The Imagine Circle/Strawberry Fields
  • Jackie Kennedy-Onassis Reservoir
  • The Harlem Meer
  • The North Woods
  • The Block House
  • Lasker Rink
  • The Nature Center
  • Central Park by Bike (surcharge varies on length of bike travel)
  • Central Park Zoo ($13 surcharge for children 3-12, $18 surcharge for adults, $15 surcharge for seniors 65+)
DOWNTOWN: Financial District, Battery Park, TriBeCa, Soho and Chinatown
  • Battery Park Promenade
  • Bowling Green
  • Charging Bull
  • Canyon of Heroes
  • Trinity Church
  • Wall Street
  • Federal Hall
  • James Watson House
  • NY Stock Exchange
  • 40 Wall Street
  • Zuccotti Park
  • World Trade Center, 9/11 Memorial (complementary service, advanced notice required)
  • South Street Seaport
  • South Street Seaport Museum ($10 surcharge for ages 10+, seniors and students, $6) 
  • Brooklyn Bridge
  • Fraunces Tavern (possible surcharge for food and/or beverages)
  • Stone Street 
  • Chinatown
  • Canal Street
LOWER MANHATTAN: East and West Village, Chelsea
  • High Line Park
  • Chelsea Market
  • Meatpacking District
  • Chelsea's Galleries and Art
  • Hogs N' Heifers (possible surcharge for beverages)
  • Chelsea Piers
  • West Village Shops and Restaurants
  • Christopher Street 
  • Stonewall Inn
  • White Horse Tavern (possible surcharge for beverages)
  • McSorley's Old Ale House (possible surcharge for beverages)
MIDTOWN EAST & WEST
  • Bryant Park
  • Bryant Park Hotel
  • NY Public Library
  • Bank of America Building
  • Madison Square Park 
  • Empire State Building ($19 - $65 pending Deck Access and age of visitor)
  • Rockefeller Center ($17 surcharge for children 6-12, $27 surcharge for adults)
  • Radio City Music Hall
  • St. Patrick's Cathedral
  • 5th Avenue - Tiffany & Co., Louis Vuitton, Saks Fifth Avenue, Bergdorf Goodman, etc.
  • FAO Schwartz
  • Apple Flagship Store
  • Trump Plaza and Square
  • Times Square
  • Grand Central Terminal
  • Penn Station
  • Madame Tussauds ($25 surcharge for children 6-12, $31 surcharge for adults)
  • USS Intrepid and Space Shuttle Enterprise (surcharges vary from $12 - $24)
  • Hudson River Walk 
UPTOWN
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Natural History Musem
  • Guggenheim Museum
  • Frick Museum
  • Cathedral of St. John the Divine
  • Bronx Zoo ($24 surcharge for children 3-12, $34 surcharge for adults, $29 surcharge for seniors 65+)
  • Grant's Tomb
  • Riverside Park and its Monuments
NYC BY WATER
  • NYC Water Taxi ($30.00 surcharge per person) - Pier 79, Christopher Street, Battery Park, DUMBO Brooklyn, and South Street Seaport.  See views of Ellis Island, Statue of Liberty, Freedom Tower, and other exciting NYC Skyline highlights.
  • Staten Island Ferry - See NYC's Southern Skyline and Statue of Liberty
  • Governor's Island Ferry - (Memorial Day through Labor Day) - Visit forts on Governor's Island and see NYC's Southern Skyline 

Pricing

Groups of 2 - 10

Number of stops will vary based on neighborhood and site selection.  All tours will require moderate walking and stairs. All Custom Jaunts include public transportation with souvenir metro card; taxi cab and specialty transportation is not included.

Half Day Jaunt

  • 9:00am - 1:00pm
  • 1:00pm - 6:00pm
  • $275.00 for 2 - 10 guests
  • $15.00 each additional guest (11+)
Full Day Jaunt
  • 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • One Hour Break for Lunch/Free Time
  • $375.00 for 2 - 5 guests
  • $450.00 for 6 - 10 guests 
  • $20.00 each additional guest (11+)
Full and Half Day Jaunts require advanced notice and 50% deposits.  Cancellations for full reimbursement are due five (5) business days in advance of the booking date; any cancellations on or thereafter will forfeit the deposit paid. Additional charges may apply. 

CUSTOM CENTRAL PARK -

TWO (2) HOUR MINIMUM APPLIES.

First Two (2) Hours ~ $30.00 per Adult, $15.00 per child 12 and under

Each Additional Hour or Portion Thereof ~ $10.00 per Adult, $5.00 per child 12 and under

Tour meeting place varies.

CUSTOM CENTRAL PARK -

TWO (2) HOUR MINIMUM APPLIES.

First Two (2) Hours ~ $30.00 per Adult, $15.00 per child 12 and under

Each Additional Hour or Portion Thereof ~ $10.00 per Adult, $5.00 per child 12 and under

Tour meeting place varies.

CUSTOM CENTRAL PARK -

TWO (2) HOUR MINIMUM APPLIES.

First Two (2) Hours ~ $30.00 per Adult, $15.00 per child 12 and under

Each Additional Hour or Portion Thereof ~ $10.00 per Adult, $5.00 per child 12 and under

Tour meeting place varies.