Big Apple Greeter is a non-profit organization that matches visitors with friendly and enthusiastic New Yorkers who are happy to share the city they love with families, friends, and individuals traveling solo. A visit with a Greeter leaves a lasting impression of the city, the warmth of its people, and the energy and diversity of its neighborhoods, which each visitor carries forever and communicates to others.Big Apple Greeter is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , world travel planner Edition.
Big Apple Greeter reviews
We wanted to see the "real New York"; not the Red Tourist bus version. Meeting Les, our greeter, was just terrific. Knowing that architecture and design was our particular interest, he took us to... more »
Was recommended an “Apple Greeter” by a friend , absolutely brilliant . Great communication from start to finish , we met Carole on the second day our our trip and she was lovely . We left it to..... more »
A must! But be prepared. Book in advance!!! The 2hrs went so quickly. The apple greeter knew so much about NYC. They dont allow tipping. But some home treats as a thank you was much appreciated. Our guy Lee Simonson was such a fab tour guide!!! Thank you for an incredible service
I am quite disappointed. I applied for a greeter four weeks in advance, but they did not find anyone although it was winter times when it is not so busy. They only let me know when I arrived which is so disappointing.
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