Special offer party of 4 get 2 free.
Length 4 hours
(give or take)
Optional for most tours. Some tours require advanced booking.
Kusirumi New York is launching several new walking tours for lovers of long walks to provide insight into nature, historical events, and architecture of New York City.
We travel to reframe our perspective in life, so come to New York, one of the greatest cities in the world, with its rich history, architecture and performing arts. From its earliest days there has been a constant flow of immigrants from all over the world into New York to create this unique and vibrant city. Bringing their skills and expertise to different trades, they helped in shaping the city’s diverse neighborhoods.
These immigrants brought with them their cultures and histories. For food lovers, they also infused New York with their cuisines. From the pastas of Little Italy to the pot stickers of Chinatown, New York got something for everyone: cupcakes, cronuts, upscale French, Asian fusion, or just a slice of plain cheese pizza from one of the city’s innumerable pizzerias.
New York is home to some of the best examples of American architecture. From one block to the next one can witness everything from Neoclassical and Beaux-Arts buildings to the modern-day monuments of glass and steel. From Brooklyn brownstones to the neo-Gothic Woolworth Building to the art deco of the Empire State Building, from block to block New York is a medley of architecture rich in history.
New York is meant to be walked. From one block to the next, any way you turn, is a piece of living history. Kusirumi walking tours will take you from Brooklyn to Manhattan, where we will encounter unique and diverse neighborhoods, cultures and cuisines.
I am Jose Ugarte, a native Peruvian with 27 years of experience as a tour guide in Cusco, Peru. I now call Brooklyn my home and bring my experience as a tour guide and my passion for New York to Kusirumi New York’s walking tours.
We do tours in Brooklyn, Lower Manhattan, and Midtown North
Custom tours based on your interests
Each tour is deeply researched and based
on factual information.
New York Experience
As Varied as the city we serve, we offer Over 10 Tours, in 20 Different NYC neighborhoods.
We have a custom made tours section by request.
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“I’ve been to the New York City area many times over the past 20 years.Steve Bouchard Set 2017
Recently on a whim,a friend and I decide to tour Brooklyn.
We find KUSIRUMI walking tours.
WOW ! Jose was awesome.
We walk Brooklyn heights to the Dumbo area .We have a delicious lunch brake to finish crossing the Brooklyn Bridge.
My feet was sore but I was full of memories.I will be back to walk around Williamsburg with you José!!
“Just visited New York with first time visitors and wanted to impress.Jerry M.October 2017
Thanks you for customizing our tour.KUSIRUMI
Your combo tour of midtown and lower Manhattan was amazing.You know your architecture and history.
And tell the NYC History beautifully.!!