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NYC Fleet Week is officially back! This morning's Parade of Ships opened the much awaited 2023 edition. Experience ship tours, aerial displays, special events, and honor the U.S. Navy, Coast Guard, and Marine Corps. Discover the history, excitement, and camaraderie of this annual tradition. See the Ships you can tour this week in NYC.
May is a fantastic time to visit New York City, as the city is buzzing with energy and excitement. Whether you're a local or a visitor, there's something for everyone in the Big Apple this May. Here are some of the top events and happenings to check out.
One of the most creative Spring shows is back in New York City - The Macy's Flower Show. Don't miss the opportunity to see the famous department store turning into a whimsical fairytale - March 26th to April 10th, 2023.

NYC Travel Guide

Our NYC Travel Guide is a great tool to consult when planning your next trip to the Big Apple. From basic travel infor to helpful tips including New York's Top Neighborhoods, Must-see Attractions, Museums and much more!

Traveling Safely to NYC


Stay updated on all the latest news and recommendations when traveling to the United States from abroad. Rules and mandates are changing frequently, you can stay updated here.

New York Weather

New York City, aka the Big Apple, is one of the most visited destinations in the world averaging between 54 to 64 million visitors each year. There are many activities to do while visiting New York from excursions to helicopter rides & cruises along the Hudson River! Select your traveling season below & see the recommended activites:

Testimonials & Reviews
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Based on 250 reviews
What They
Breanna A. | TripAdvisor
5-Star Review on TripAdvisor
Irene was a FANTASTIC tour guide! She was so knowledgeable about the area and was so patient with all our questions. We stopped to use the bathroom and we got coffee halfway through, she was so kind! It was a pleasure learning about Brooklyn from you!

From TripAdvisor - April 2022
DCA1014 | TripAdvisor
5-Star Review on TripAdvisor
I’m the biggest fan of Fall activities, but haven’t had a chance to do anything beyond Apple Picking in NJ. I decided to take a last minute 2 day trip with a friend in Hudson Valley, but didn’t know where to start [...] Thankfully I was able to use New York Welcome to do the hard work for us [...]

From TripAdvisor - October 2021
Keena B. | TripAdvisor
5-Star Review on TripAdvisor
The SATC walking tour is fabulous! Our tour guide was amazing. Friendly, helpful, accommodating and so knowledgeable about the city. It was essentially 2 tours in 1. SATC and visits to historical places in the city. I give this tour 5 stars and definitely recommend. Grab your walking shoes and schedule one today!

From TripAdvisor - August 2021
Amber M. | Google
5-Star Review on TripAdvisor
Our family had a wonderful experience seeing Ellis Island and Liberty Island! Irene was very knowledgeable and engaging for our three children ages 5, 9, and 12. We will definitely book again with her [...]

From Google - November 2022
Giorgia M. | Google
5-Star Review on TripAdvisor
We did 2 tours together with our guide Irene in one day, Hoboken and the East side. What can I say, in addition to the wonderful places, she has made everything more magical [...]

From Google - January 2023
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About us

We are a family-owned Boutique Tour and Travel Company based right here in New York City.  With New York Welcome, we wanted to create a website uniquely dedicated to the Big Apple, a site born and bred in the city that never sleeps. When booking our experiences in NYC, you can rest assured you will be followed by a local tour agency that has knowledge of the territory.  Whether you are looking for regular activities such as Sightseeing Tours, Helicopter Rides, Dinner Cruises or  you are looking for a fully customized stay in New York, let us help you experience NYC like a local. Private Excursions tailored by our New York Tour Guides, Cultural and Theme Tours, Day Trips, Extended Trips and much more for all budgets and preferences.

Are you a Group traveling to NYC? We offer a wide variety of services and customized Tours as well as convenient Private Transportation between major Airports and city-center. If you need assistance organizing group travels to NY, you can get in contact with us and our dedicated group team will be glad to help meet your needs and budget.

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