Come and explore the history, architecture and modern day pleasures of Long Beach, New York’s charming City by the Sea – A barrier island six miles east of Queens and 55 minutes from Manhattan by rail. Learn about a turn of the century sea-side paradise that became a hotbed for gambling and drinking during the Prohibition Era. Stroll the iconic boardwalk that was originally constructed with the help of elephants from Coney Island, and then magnificently rebuilt after a Super Storm. Gaze upon the beautiful white sand beach, where in 1837, a ship packed with Irish Immigrants ran aground. Visit the site of the famed Nassau Hotel, once a magnet for the rich and famous. Discover the Historic Red Brick District with its Mediterranean style architectural treasures. Saunter through the thriving commercial district with its eclectic restaurants and shops. This, the sea air, and more will be shared on your tour of central Long Beach.
TOUR COMPANY: Maddy Levi
TOUR TYPE: private,
Meets On: by_appointment_only,
Tour Duration: 1.5 - 1.75 hours
Tour Distance: Approximately 1 mile
Language(s) Spoken: english,
Max # of Guests: 12