What To Expect
Join a tour like no other as you take the streets of Chelsea and visit the High Line within the day! Paired with an eccentric and knowledgeable tour guide, your tour will surely be an event you will never forget! This tour will be initiated with meetups with your tour guide at the designated meeting point.
To start of the tour, you will first visit the Chelsea Marketplace which is complete with a food court, a shopping mall, a television production facility and an office building. You may stop by at an art gallery to appreciate the local art. Afterwards, head out into the remnants of some old warehouses and factories that had openings and tracks in order for freight trains to pass inside and deliver goods more efficiently.
Then, visit the High Line, an abandoned freight rail line that has been repurposed into a public space. This open spaces mixes urban design with landscape architecture, converting it into a piece of paradise amidst the busy district of Chelsea. Relax your senses as you walk along this 1.45-mile-long oasis.
Next, explore the neighborhood of Chelsea in a unique way! Stroll along a pathway that was once crossed over by a fire-expending machine! During this tour of Chelsea, you tour guide will lead you to an area where you can get an impressive view of the Hudson River.
Hear various stories about the Meatpacking District and its transformation from a myriad of slaughterhouses into a modern and stylish neighborhood.
Marvel at the sights of state-of-the-art architecture as you set your sights on the Standard Hotel and the IAC Building's undulating glass curtain design made by Frank Gehry.
Entertaining New Yorker Tour Guide
Chelsea Market visit
Death Avenue and West Side Cowboys visit
The High Line visit
The Standard Hotel visit
Chelsea Piers, New Jersey, Hudson River, Frank Gehry Building sightseeing
Gansevoort Market Historic District visit
Meatpacking District visit
Meals and drinks unless specified
Tips and gratuities
Please arrive 10 minutes before scheduled departure.
Over 2 hours, this walking tour will have approximately 1 to 2 miles to walk on.
This tour will only be cancelled due to extreme weather conditions.
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
2 hours and 30 minutes