New York Hip-Hop Tour

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New York Hip-Hop Tour
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If you're into hip-hop, or want to see another side of NYC, take a tour with one of hip-hop's Grandmasters! Suitable for all ages, this one-of-a-kind experience takes you on an interactive cultural tour of Manhattan, Harlem and the Bronx, and reveals the true meaning of hip-hop.
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In Brief

Location:
New York, United States
Country:
United States
Duration:
4 hours
Operates:
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Highlights:
Fully narrated tour
Informative, friendly and professional guide
Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
Family friendly
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Itinerary
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Stop At: Hush Hip Hop Tours, New York City, NY

The original Hip-Hop sightseeing experience

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Harlem, 110th to 150th streets, New York City, NY

Neighborhood covering the north section of Manhattan Island.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Apollo Theater, 253 W 125th St, New York City, NY 10027-4408

The symbol of the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s, the Apollo is still the place to perform in Harlem.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Bronx, Bronx, New York

Bronx

Inclusions

  • 4-hour guided tour (3 hours on Saturdays May-November)
  • Transport by luxury coach
  • Live entertainment
  • Celebrity guide
  • Autographs
  • Entry/Admission - Hush Hip Hop Tours
  • Entry/Admission - Harlem

Exclusions

  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Souvenirs
  • Gratuities

Departure Point

109 E 59th St, New York, NY 10022, USA

Returns To

1235 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10028, USA

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Tour operates rain or shine
  • Lunch is not included but available for purchase. Vendors accept cash only so please plan accordingly
  • Saturday tours (May-November) do NOT include a lunch stop
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

Booking Information

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Cancellation Terms

This trip is fully refundable up to 96 hours prior to the commencement of your trip.

Booking Terms and Conditions

When you book this trip, you need to read and accept the terms and conditions for booking our day trips in excursions.

Scoring an average traveller rating of 5 out of 5 based on the last 24 recent reviews

Highly recommend this tour! Guides were legit, one a current rapper and the other was a pioneer. Both were enthusiastic and genuinely loved telling the hip hop story. Starting off to pay tribute to a few no longer with us like Aaliyah and Biggie to partying on the bus listening to NY's finest. Every aspect of hip hop covered.
• Submitted 05 Aug 2019
True, I may be completely biased by my background as a Hip Hop promoter/manager/educator. But this was one of the BEST tours I have ever been on. Grandmaster Caz is what sold me to take this tour, and he was completely worth every penny. The points are interesting, the tour is highly engaging and for a true Hip Hop head it was like traveling to a time and space the exists with each of us. I also brought along my 69 year old mother, and she said the tour was so interesting and informative. I will warn you there is a lot of getting gone and off the bus, and the bathroom break doesn't come into nearly the end of the 4 hours (so plan accordingly). But the bus was really comfortable. I don't know what else I can say to convince you to take this tour...but everyone should do it (btw, it seems really family friendly as on our tour there were kids to folks my mother's age).
• Submitted 01 Aug 2018
If you love Hip Hop, then this is the tour for you! Right in the heart of Hip Hop NYC! Loved it!
• Submitted 01 Apr 2018
Brilliant tour! Entertaining and informative. Great host!. Highly recommend it... ..
• Submitted 22 Dec 2017
The most authentic tour I have ever had. Grand Master Caz will show NYC that even New Yourkers do not see. You will cover a lot of ground andhave so much fun!!!!! Loved it and can highly recommend!
• Submitted 21 Aug 2017
Very fun for both us seasoned folks and the young folks. Loved meeting and interacting with Grandmaster Caz and his crew.
• Submitted 01 Aug 2017
If only I could give more stars...This was one of our favorite tours! The people are very nice, inclusive, knowledgeable, and know how to have a great time. We are already planning to do this tour again when we travel to New York again.
• Submitted 22 Jul 2017
My boyfriend and I went on this trip last week and we thoroughly enjoyed it. We were lucky enough to have Grandmaster Caz as our host who was so knowledgeable and entertaining. I loved seeing the graffiti in the different boroughs and the food at the Soul Food cafe was amazing! I would definitely recommend this tour, it was brilliant fun!
• Submitted 10 Jun 2016
This is a great tour for any age. I took my two 17 year old sons and my 63 year old cousin and we thoroughly enjoyed it. There were people on our tour from all over the world. Great experiencing for anyone.
• Submitted 22 Feb 2016
Excellent tour!
• Submitted 02 Nov 2015
The best tour in NYC!! If you're a old school, life long hiphoper or know little to nothing about the culture this tour is awesome! Highly recommended!!
• Submitted 15 Oct 2015
We had an awesome time on this tour - a bit pricey but still worthwhile. Very informative, we learnt alot. The tour was very interactive and we got to see quite a bit of New York which we would not have done by ourselves. Five stars xxxxx
• Submitted 31 Aug 2015
This is the best tour I have ever been on! Worth every dime and truly a unique experience. Not your average tour!
• Submitted 02 Sep 2015
Great tour and Grand Master Caz and Rayza were excellent guides and hosts.
• Submitted 20 Jul 2015
My 13 year old son, my husband and I saw, experienced and learned so much on this fun and entertaining tour. The tour exceeded our expectations and ended with a delicious lunch. I highly recommend this memorable tour to anyone who is interested in hip hop culture!
• Submitted 26 Jun 2015
Best tour I have ever been on. This is a must for any Hip Hop lover, young or old. It gives you a history of the culture of Hip Hop and is all hosted by none other than the legend that is Grandmaster Caz. He is a true artist from Old Skool Hip Hop generation and his local knowledge and enthusiaum makes this trip captivating!
• Submitted 05 Jun 2015
This was the best tour I've ever been on. Highly interactive and real old school superstars!
• Submitted 10 May 2015
This tour was amazing!
• Submitted 01 May 2015
This tour was amazing!
• Submitted 05 May 2015
Fantastic tour. Nice to see New York outside the cliches. Would recommend extensively any Hip=hop as well as New York fans!
• Submitted 21 Aug 2014
Absolutely tremendous tour. Great tour guide (Grandmaster Caz is a legend) who tells the history of hip hop with enthusiasm. Some great stop offs, including the Graffiti exhibition and breakdancing demo. A highly recommended tour suitable for all ages.
• Submitted 06 Aug 2014
I was very pleased with the tour, the information and knowledge shared about the evolution of hip hop but Cas was the heartbeat. He was engaging and approachable and his love for hiphop and the city was on full display. He is a legend and a real treasure. Thank you Cas!
• Submitted 31 Mar 2014
What a great tour with Hush Tours! I have been involved with Hip-Hop since 1981 and have always been inspired during various times in my life by the entire Hip-Hop culture and was looking forward to checking this one out... This is THE TOUR for the definitive narration on the roots and culture of Hip-Hop and eloquently delivered by the host Casanova Fly a.k.a. Grandmaster Caz. The pace and timing were spot on as were the off the bus moments. Suitable for B-Boys/Girls, M.C's, D.J's, and Graffiti artists, Old School, New School, and Future School. Don't sleep on this.... Peace Gravity @ Math Corp
• Submitted 24 Feb 2014
a fantastic tour - a little pricey, but worth it. The celebrity guide was none other than the hip hop legend, Grandmaster Caz, who was an engaging and hugely informative guide (and a very cool guy too). Tour took us to parts of NYC we wouldn't otherwise have seen, and my 3 daughters (aged 19,18 and 14) all loved it. Highly recommended.
• Submitted 11 Dec 2013

In Brief

Location:
New York, United States
Country:
United States
Duration:
4 hours
Operates:
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Highlights:
Fully narrated tour
Informative, friendly and professional guide
Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
Family friendly

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