Enjoy a guided tour of the Bronx with this private excursion from Manhattan. Hop in an'air-conditioned vehicle from a pickup site in Manhattan en route to the Bronx,'the northernmost of the five boroughs of New York City. See'the historic Bartow-Pell Mansion and Carriage House and more. Take in the scenic views of Long Island Sound and visit quaint City Island, New York's answer to Cape Cod. Learn about the history of the Bronx at'the City Island Nautical Museum before returning to Manhattan.
Meet the guide at the southeast corner of 125th Street and Lexington Avenue, a short train ride from most of the Midtown Manhattan hotels.
Climb aboard an air-conditioned vehicle, en route to the Bartow-Pell Mansion and City Island, located in the Northeast Bronx. While'traveling over the Triborough Bridge, the guide will point out various points of interest. Upon arrival, meet the docent who will conduct a tour of the historic mansion and carriage house, with extra time allowed to visit the gardens.'
The tour continues to City Island, a quaint community that is oftentimes compared to Cape Cod. After a brief walking tour, which includes incredible views of Long Island Sound, learn more about the island's history at'the City Island Nautical Museum. Spend time at the exhibits that feature the history of the island's importance in the sailing and fishing industries. 'The tour ends at your pickup site in Manhattan, at 125th Street and Lexington Avenue.