Self-Directed/Self-Guided Tours

Self-Directed/Self-Guided Itineraries

Sometimes you just want to go at it alone, at your own time and pace

Shop Gotham Exclusively offers several Self Directed- Self Guided itineraries, which map out a half day itinerary (or longer if you want to be more leisurely) so that you can set off to explore on your own. For a city which changes in a NY minute, this is the uber Cost and Time Efficient program.

For Shopping itineraries
, the emphasis is on shops and brands you cannot find in your mall, so as to allow guests to bring a little NYC home in their bags. Programs are sent via email and include: the written itinerary in geographic order, relevant details about each shop, a couple of special landmarks to take note  of as you are walking And a simple accompanying  map.

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Some itineraries are for a specific geographic area, some are by category and may include several areas of Manhattan.  Soho and Nolita is a “customized” program  for each guest. Whichever you choose, they will always have up-to-date information.

A minimum of 10 days advance request is suggested. Itineraries are sent via email.

Self-Directed/Self-Guided Tours

Available Self-Directed/Self-Guided Itineraries

SoHo & NoLita “Custom” Chic Boutiques Shopping Itinerary

Recommended For ages 16 through 60's

This vast trendsetting neighborhood which changes by the minute,  is best explored with a little assistance. We will gather a little information about the shopper(s)  to customize a half day’s worth of shopping to suit your style and budget. WALKING PROGRAM
Also a  super fun alternative for Sweet 16’s and other celebratory gatherings. Enjoy the hunt together!


Starts at $70 for 2 guests

Premiere Designer Consignment Shopping Itinerary

Coming Soon!

Downtown International Food Tasting Itinerary

For All Ages

Best for groups of families or friends – who want to make the absolute MOST out of a day in NYC. And have a blast doing so. TASTE and EXPLORE your way through 3 fascinating NYC neighborhoods: NoLita, Little Italy & Chinatown. This Comprehensive itinerary will guide you to 9 delicious spots for small or large bites, while highlighting interesting landmarks to see as you walk your way to each tasting location. Step by step Directions and Location Photos ensure this as navigationally dummy-proof and fun. Cost-Effective and spectacular way to enjoy these exciting and authentic NYC neighborhoods.
• Mexican nibbles
• Rice Pudding
• Spanish Delicacies
• New York Pizza
• Chinese Soup Dumplings
• Italian cheese and savories
• Italian Cannoli
• Chinese ice cream

Speakeasy for day’s end Cocktail

$48 for Group

Seasonal Sample Sale Itinerary

Recommended for Women ages 17+

Sample Sale shopping in NYC can be a thrilling adventure. This is the opportunity to score deals on known designer apparel. And Shop Gotham knows what is what and what is where. While sample sales are held all year long, there are specific months when they are Robust.

Comprehensive Sample Sales lists are available for: May, June, November, December.

$40 for group

Gifts: Home & Jewelry

Coming October!

To Purchase a Self-Directed Itinerary,
Please Use the CONTACT form below
(include name of the itinerary in the subject line)

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