New York, NY (PRWEB) June 02, 2012
The summer tourism season of 2012 is the first full summer that tourists will be able to visit the 9.11 memorial during the peak summer tour months in New York City. The opening of the 9.11 memorial has created a large amount of interest in guests looking for Ground Zero Tours.
Uncle Sam's New York, the leading provider of New York Walking Tours in the New York Tour industry is leading the industry in meeting this demand with two custom tours for guests looking for answers on what happened on 9.11. These tours are guided looks into the tragedy of 9.11, as well as the history of the trade center before that fateful day, with a glimpse into the future of the site. Run by experience New York City Tour Guides, these tours offer the only consistently scheduled, guided view into these tours.
The Heroes of the World Trade Center Tour is a daily walking tour run by a licensed New York City Tour guide that takes a look into the history of the world trade center tragedy on 9.11 by examining the stories of heroes that emerged that day, including firefighters, first responders, flight attendants, FAA controllers, and regular citizens who rose to the occasion that day. The tour costs $30 departs every day in front of St. Paul's chapel on 209 Broadway at 2:30 p.m., and lasts approximately two hours.
The 9.11 memorial tour runs on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday and starts with the same itinerary as the Heroes of the World Trade Center Tour, and adds a third hour that includes a guided tour through the 9.11 memorial with the group. The 9.11 memorial is open to the public, and is free to all, but demand has been so high that access to tickets is limited. Guests have given this tour rave reviews and appreciate the speedy and guaranteed entry to the memorial, as well as the personalized guided tour that they receive.
Uncle Sam's New York Tours is the leading prover of New York City Walking Tours. Founded in 2009, it has moved up quickly through the New York Tour industry and is ranked 30 on Tripadvisor.com out of all New York City Tour attractions, with over 1,000 reviews from guests all over the world.