Private tour

Brooklyn Heights: Private Walking Tour

Brooklyn Heights: Private Walking Tour

Activity provider: Travel Curious

From US$ 127 per person

Walk across the Brooklyn Bridge, enjoy gorgeous views of the Manhattan skyline, and explore trendy Brooklyn. Learn about its famous landmarks and explore the leafy avenues of one of NYC's most beloved boroughs and America's first "suburbs".

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Step across the glorious Brooklyn Bridge
  • Enjoy the illustrious past and colourful present of Brooklyn Heights
  • See DUMBO in urban form
Full description

Connecting Long Island and Manhattan since 1883, Brooklyn Bridge has become a globally recognised symbol of New York. Cross it in the company of your personal guide before enjoying your own private trip around Brooklyn, encompassing Brooklyn Heights, the bridge itself, and DUMBO. Start at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge entrance. Learn the fascinating history of the bridge and grab photo opps with Manhattan, Brooklyn and New York Harbor in the background. Hear tales of the origins of the ferry, the politics behind the building of the bridge, the complications around its construction, as well as the stories of designers and immigrant builders who made the project happen.

Enjoy strolling along the tree-lined streets of Brooklyn Heights, the finest of all the residential neighborhoods of Brooklyn. Filled with colorful people and beautiful architecture, explore the myriad streets and alleys of America’s first ‘suburb’, including the Brooklyn Promenade, for absolutely unbeatable views of Manhattan. From the promenade, walk down to the ferry landing area and explore a small part of DUMBO (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass). Formerly a manufacturing and industrial district, it is now a destination for artists and creatives alike, boasting many art galleries and high-end boutiques.

  • Private guide for your own group
  • Hotel pickup/drop off
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

Entrance to Brooklyn Heights Promenade, 5-1 Remsen St, Brooklyn, NY 11201, United States

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • This is a walking tour, no transportation costs are included
  • This tour will take place rain or shine

Product ID: 399174