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Private Red Hook Brooklyn: Behind the Scenes Neighborhood Tour

History, culture, art, wine, craft distilleries, chocolate and magnificent views of Lady Liberty.

Tour Info

Location: Brooklyn

Duration: 3 Hours

Tour Includes: All food, wine tasting + whiskey tasting!

Optional Upgrades:

  • Lunch Upgrade: Secure a spot at Defonte’s Sandwich Shop for their famous giant hero sandwiches without the wait.
  • Artist Studio Meet & Greet: Enjoy a tour and a meet & greet with one of our partner studios based on availability. Artists we work with include Red Hook Art Project, Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Collection, Pioneer Works, & more!

Walking Distance: Two miles

Thank you for booking direct! Use code GROUP10 for a discount!
Minimum charge (1-4 People included)
Per Person Pricing 5+ People

Discover Red Hook: Brooklyn’s Industrial Chic Enclave

Embark on an exclusive guided tour through Red Hook, a unique neighborhood in Brooklyn known for its rich history and breathtaking waterfront views. This tour offers a comprehensive exploration of Red Hook’s eclectic character and vibrant culture, blending historical insights with modern experiences. By booking with us, you gain expert guidance, curated encounters, and seamless access to some of the area’s hidden gems, making your experience more enriching than exploring on your own.

Looking for even more? Why not upgrade your tour? See upgrade details in drop down below!

Tour Highlights:

Explore the Historical and Industrial Red Hook:
Navigate through Red Hook’s cobblestone streets and industrial remnants with our knowledgeable guides who bring the past to life. The neighborhood, described by the Official Guide to NYC as “the big city infused with a touch of New England,” harbors a creative community that our tour helps you connect with, providing stories and insights not easily uncovered alone.

Savor Local Flavors and Artisan Crafts:
Our curated stops include:
Hometown BBQ: Enjoy a priority tasting at NYC’s top-rated BBQ joint.
Red Hook Winery: Get exclusive insights into the winemaking process followed by tastings.
Steve’s Key Lime Pies: Savor these iconic pies with a behind-the-scenes look at their creation.
Raaka Chocolate: Participate in a chocolate-making session at this renowned factory.
Van Brunt Stillhouse: Explore the distillery with a guided tour and exclusive tasting sessions.

Enjoy Panoramic Views by Ferry:
Choosing our tour allows you to arrive or depart via the “IKEA” ferry, an option not readily available to all visitors. This special route affords spectacular views of the Statue of Liberty and Governor’s Island, enhancing your experience of the city from a stunning vantage point.

Booking with us not only ensures that you see the best of Red Hook but also supports the local economy, encouraging the growth and preservation of this unique community. Our tour offers a structured yet immersive experience that you can’t replicate on your own, with added comforts like skip-the-line privileges and exclusive access. Join us to discover why every corner of Red Hook tells a story and every taste fosters a connection.

Loved our tour of Red Hook!

We loved our private food tour in Red Hook! Janet our tour guide was awesome, She made our tour fun and delicious. It was a pleasure to work with the Like a Local Team, they helped and suggested to make sure our tour was memorable to us. We all want to come back to Red Hook again.

– Andrea, Private Group 2023