Free New York City Walking Tour!

Times Square isn't the only sight to see in New York City. Join our free walking tour and get to know the other side of The Apple. Our guides share the rich history, beautiful sights, and local favorites from the most inspiring side of the island.

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We ❤️ NYC

Certified New Yorker Guides!

Join us on a Life Nomading NYC free walking tour and you're sure to connect with genuine, certified New York City guides. We're a happy bunch, excited to share the sights, the sounds, and the history of the place we call our home.

NYC's Best Free Walking Tour

What You Can Expect...

Have you ever visited a new country or state, and left feeling like you only saw the "touristy" parts of the area? This walking tour is meant to focus on a portion of New York City that you, as a visitor, may never typically realize even exists, the Upper West Side (UWS).

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The Details

When you join us on a Life Nomading free walking tour here is what to expect.

Tours Daily

Check out our calendar to find a time that works for you!

~2 hours

Plan to be on our tour for no more than 2 hours and some change.

Questions are Encouraged!

Unlike other free tours, we build in time to allow for questions and conversation amongst our group. Leave with a sense of community!

It’s Free

Tours are completely free to attend. You determine the value and pay what you wish at the conclusion of the tour. Our guides accept cash and credit card.

Our Guides


Caroline Lloyd

Upper West Side Guide

• Dancer • Loves going to live jazz in the city • Dog-Spotter extraordinaire • Ask me about my first subway experience

Ian Hoyt | Life Nomading

Ian Hoyt

Upper West Side Guide

• Filmmaker in the city • Has the best cocktail bar reco's • Considers breakfast a lifestyle • Ask me about the best kept NYC secret

Schedule a Walking Tour!

We ask that you reserve your spot at least 4 hours in advance to ensure we keep groups small to give you the best experience possible. We kindly ask that you try your best to stick to the reserved tour slot you have requested. Thank you! For additional reservation questions email or call (518) 952-0450



*For groups larger than 6 we offer private tours*

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