Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Why tour Nyack, NY?
A. Nyack is an inner suburb of New York City located in Rockland County and situated on the Hudson River. It is easily accessible from Manhattan, Westchester and Northern New Jersey. Nyack is rich in history with many locations well preserved and accessible to the public. Beauty surrounds the area including Nyack Beach, Rockland, Hook Mt., Tallman, and Blauvelt State parks. Nyack offers one-of-kind shopping, diverse cuisines, and exciting nightlife.
Q. What happens in the event of inclement weather?
A. We go out rain or shine. Only in the event of truly dangerous weather will we cancel and notify pre-reserved customers as soon as possible.
Q. How much does the Tour cost?
A. Each event's pricing can be found by clicking on "Book Now" buttons. There are Military/Law Enforcement/Student/Senior discounted tickets as well as discounts for Children 12 and under. Children 3 and under are free. There is a 4 person minimum per tour so online reservations are required more than 24 hours in advance. Same day reservations must be made by calling 347-TOUR EXP to ensure availability.
Q. What is your cancellation policy?
A. You can cancel with a full refund up to 72 hours in advance. You can reschedule up to 24 hours in advance. No refunds less than 24 hours in advance.
Q. Is a gratuity included?
A. There is no tip included for your guide but 15-20% is customary. This is of course if you have a good time, which we guarantee!
Q. Do you have group rates?
A. Yes. Please inquire with us directly at 347-TOUR EXP. We can accommodate private tours with a minimum of 10 people.
Q. When does your tour shut down for the season?
A. The 2017 season will operate from May 27, 2017 through October 31, 2017
Q. Where do you park for the tours?
A. Municipal parking is available at 119 Main Street, Nyack (behind the Kiosk and by the Riverspace Theatre) https://www.mapquest.com/us/new-york/business-nyack/nyack-parking-lot-285034570
Q. Where do the tours meet?
A. The Main Street USA tour meets at the Village of Nyack Memorial Park (corner of Hudson Ave & Piermont Ave). There is limited parking available but you can park in town at the municipal lot at 119 Main Street near to where the tour ends. Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in. All tours leave on time. The other tour information will be on our booking site (Book Now button).
Q. Are there bathrooms located on the tour?
A. There are no bathroom stops on the tour but there is one where the Historical Walking tour begins. Please ensure you have taken precautions ahead of time. Each tour is approximately 75 minutes in length.
Q. Are your Walking tours appropriate for children?
A. Yes, our tours are appropriate for all ages
Q. Are your routes accessible with wheelchairs or strollers?
A. All our routes are wheelchair and stroller friendly - but there are some hills in Nyack!
Q. How much walking is on your tour?
A. The Main Street USA tour is less than one mile in length and all utilize paved sidewalks and related public areas.
Q. Are we permitted to take photos while on the tour?
A. Absolutely! We encourage you to post to Instagram, Twitter & our Experience Nyack Facebook page!
Q. Why should we take a walking tour with Experience Nyack, LCC?
A. Experience Nyack, LLC is a locally based tourism company providing professional, educational and fun experiences for everyone. We value sharing local history and an appreciation of the local geography, environment and people in the Nyack and greater Nyack areas. Our tour guides are enthusiastic and have a passion for the Local area! We offer multiple tour times and days during the week for your enjoyment.