DESCRIPTION: On this tour we will not only walk you through all the historical developments that lead to prohibition but we will also walk you through some of the best speakeasies, secret taverns and famous bars of the Lower East Side of Manhattan. Where you can try an award winning high quality craft cocktail, while you sit back and enjoy all the history about why and how Prohibition started and as well how it was enforced.
ENDING POINT AND DURATION: Ending is close to Essex street and Delancey where there is a lot of restaurants, bars, nightlife and subway stations and the tour guide will be there for directions, recommendations and extra information after a 2 h 30 m to 3 hr tour.
ADDITIONAL IMPORTANT INFORMATION: NO SPORTSWEAR (Discrete Sneakers are fine), NO FLIP FLOPS, NO TANK TOPS, NO FUR AND MUST BE 21 yr old or the Speakeasies won’t let you in. For the safety of our clients we strongly recommend not to drink before the tour or you might not be admitted in some of the Speakeasies. Drink purchases are allowed at 2 of the locations and an optional 3rd cocktail at the last stop (Craft quality cocktails are usually 15$ per person in Manhattan) as well as WC usage.
WEATHER CANCELLATION CONDITIONS: The tours will take place rain or shine except for extreme weather conditions (over 90% chance precipitation and over 16 mph/ 26 kmh winds). For any rescheduling please let us know at least 24hrs in advance for parties of 2 to 4. Parties of 4 and more must let us know about any cancellations or rescheduling at least 48hrs in advance. For any inquiries feel free to contact the support team.
Nathan Straus Playground on 134 Attorney street
English, Spanish, Italian, French and German
10 to 12 person max depending on season
Alex started this company in order to perfect the true NYC experience. To serve you with true knowledgeable and experienced tour guides. To always provide you with the most efficient customer service and to make sure that you really receive 100% full satisfaction and contentment of the experience you had with us.
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