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27 Feb 2016
“The Super Hero Walking Tour of New York”
4 Oct 2015
“Tour guide never showed”
New York City, NY 11237
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Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Recently came back from New York with the wife and 2 sons - 12 & 18 - and booked this as one of our tours. It was great!!!! Guide was very knowledgeable of not just the comic book theme but New York in general. Got...More

Reviewed 5 October 2015

The Tour guide for the tour never showed and the company refuses to compensate us for our inability to attend a prepaid tour while visiting New York. We spent over an hour waiting, hoping she'd show and another hour on the phone with Expedia trying...More

3  Thank TKA978
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Don't book this tour. I went to NYC with my boyfriend last month and got it as a treat. He was really excited. I booked it via Viator and and seemed fine until the day. The tour guide was very good and more than willing...More

1  Thank Bourriket85
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Beware booking with this operator because most of the info you see online about the tour and when it runs is WRONG. Making a booking with this company is a disaster. There is zero communication between the operator and the agents taking the bookings. All...More

1  Thank Silvercompass
BestToursWorldwide, Manager at The Celebrity Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2015

We are sorry that you have had such a bad experience with our Superhero Tour, and that our communication with you was so poor. We're anxious to address this issue and we would be very grateful if you could get in touch direct with ferry@besttours.com...More

Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

We took our 9 and 11 year old on this tour. Our 9 year old is a huge superhero fan and the tour was the highlight of his holiday. The tour guide was excellent and knew everything about the comics/films and superheroes. My husband and...More

2  Thank JCLO1
Reviewed 10 January 2015

kind of boring. there were only about 2 interesting stories: black dahlia and houdini. but i think the tour guide was doing his best. it was a 2 hr tour but the points of interest were done in an hour. the other hour was to...More

Thank joycejanik
thecelebrityplanet, Manager at The Celebrity Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2015

We're sorry that you were disappointed with your Ghost Walk in Los Angeles. We do keep the content of our tours under review and we will look at the points you raise. We sincerely value all feedback and thank you for your time in making...More

Reviewed 15 September 2014

I really enjoyed the Gangster walking tour. I booked the tour as a surprise for my boyfriend who loves The Godfather, Goodfellows etc., the tour did not disappoint! I haven't seen a single gangster film at all and I thoroughly enjoyed the trip. It was...More

Thank Nicola6262
Reviewed 13 August 2014

My partner and I took the Superhero tour of NYC and it was fun, interesting, and worth doing when you come to NYC. Even if you aren't the biggest comic book and/or super hero movie aficionado, you'll still enjoy learning more about the city and...More

4  Thank skigirl916
Reviewed 11 August 2014

Really interesting - for the biggest comic book fan to someone who's never even picked up a comic book. The tour guide was incredible, very friendly; he was like a walking trivia book. His tour didn't seem rehearsed or like he does the exact same...More

Thank Jojo581
Reviewed 18 April 2014

Think this is now called The Superhero Tour of New York . Met our tour guide Paul outside a comic shop and went on to have a awesome two hour walking tour .17 year old son and 14 year old son loved all the inside...More

Thank SuffolkGeorge
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