Jersey City

Private Walking Tour of Hoboken, Only Half a Mile from Manhattan!

Jersey City, USA
A half day walking tour of Hoboken half a mile from Manhattan

From $49.95

Price varies by group size

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up to 24 hours before the experience starts (local time)

  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


    What's Included

    • A private, customizable walking tour of Hoboken (~3.5 hours) — feel like you're visiting a friend!
    • Enjoy majestic views of the New York City skyline from Hoboken's waterfront parks
    • Step away from Manhattan's tourist crowds and into a local neighborhood
    • Understand local life and history through Hoboken's street life, brownstones, cafes, shops, and food
    • Learn about Hoboken's unique industrial past, rich immigrant influences, and post-industrial rebirth
    • To get a feel for Hoboken:
    • If you select MEET IN MANHATTAN at checkout, the price INCLUDES your one-way ferry or train ticket
    • Guests with children too young for a multi-hour walking tour should bring their own stroller(s)
    • Tickets to Hoboken Museum if you wish to stop there ($5). Only open in afternoon. Closed on Mondays.
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities

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    What To Expect


    30 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    Hoboken Waterfront Walkway

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    Pier A Park

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    Garden Street

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    Hoboken Historical Museum

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Not Included

    Hoboken / NJ Transit Terminal

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    Washington Street

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    Fiore's House of Quality

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    Carlo's Bakery

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    Kikilu Gelato

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    JP's Bagel Express

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    Stevens Institute of Technology

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    Water's Soul by Jaume Plensa

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    Newport Sand Beach

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    The Oculus

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    West Village

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    Ferry NY Waterway

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    Brookfield Place

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    Greenwich Village

    10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

    Additional Info

    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • At checkout, there are two options to MEET IN HOBOKEN (standard pricing) and two options to MEET IN MANHATTAN (costs extra). Please contact me if you need transit advice or help determining the best meeting option for your group.
    • The MEET IN MANHATTAN options *include* the price of the one-way ferry or train tickets for each member of your group. They also require extra time and that I pay for myself to travel to and from Manhattan. (Hence the extra costs.)
    • MEET IN HOBOKEN (SOUTH) — 1 HUDSON PLACE: Take the PATH train from Manhattan ($2.75, 10-15 mins), NY Waterway Ferry from Brookfield Place Terminal in Lower Manhattan ($7.50, 10 mins, beautiful views), or an Uber/Lyft.
    • MEET IN HOBOKEN (NORTH) — 1401 FRANK SINATRA DRIVE: Take the NY Waterway Ferry from 459 12th Avenue in Midtown Manhattan ($9.50, 5-10 mins, beautiful views) or an Uber/Lyft.
    • MEET IN MANHATTAN (FERRY): Meet at the NY Waterway Ferry Terminal in Midtown Manhattan (459 12th Avenue) or Lower Manhattan (Brookfield Place Terminal) and take the ferry to Hoboken together.
    • MEET IN MANHATTAN (PATH TRAIN): Meet near a PATH train station in Manhattan and travel to Hoboken together. PATH stations are located at 33rd St, 23rd St, 14th St, 9th St, Christopher St or World Trade Center.
    • Not recommended for travelers who are uncomfortable completing a multi-hour walking tour
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

    Cancellation Policy

    You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

    • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
    • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
    • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
    • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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