LONDON, UK – September 3, 2019 – (HISPANICIZE WIRE) - Sightseeing the healthy way is easier this summer with a new selection of walking tours in key US cities added by the Leisure Pass Group, the world’s leading attraction pass company.
With passes in 14 US cities, the Leisure Pass Group showcases the best sights, experiences, attractions, and activities, providing visitors with choice, convenience, flexibility and savings on gate prices. Walking tours are an increasingly popular choice for pass holders and new options for this summer include:
New York Pass: comic book fans assemble!
The Marvel & DC Superheroes Walking Tour allows New York Pass holders to uncover the secrets of the Marvel & DC universes. Comic book experts offer visitors to chance to spot Thor, Spiderman or even Superman as they take in filming sites for the hit superhero movies as well as lesser-known locations where writers and artists created the iconic characters.
Usually priced at $35 per adult, the Marvel & DC Superheroes Walking Tour is included with the New York Pass www.newyorkpass.com
Go New York: step into history
Guided by costumed experts, the 3-hour City Rambler Tour takes pass holders on a journey through history, starting where it all began in the former Dutch colony of New Amsterdam, discovering key sites in the city’s history such as the New York Stock Exchange and the 9/11 Memorial before ending at South Street Seaport – the hangout of characters as diverse as outlaw Butch Cassidy, inventor Thomas Edison and President Theodore Roosevelt.
Usually priced at $40 per adult, the City Rambler Walk Through History Tour is included with the Go New York pass www.gocity.com/new-york
Go Washington DC: a spooky stroll in the nation’s capital
Visitors can choose from three 1.5-hour walking tours led by expert local guides taking in the best of DC’s iconic monuments and vibrant neighborhoods. Get to know the Ghosts of Georgetown, DC’s famous student district and discover that there is more to Georgetown than its world-renowned university. Guides share stories of eerie coincidences and curses and visit the sites of famous horror movies filmed in DC.
Usually priced at $24 per adult, a choice of three DC by Foot Tours are included with the Go Washington DC pass www.gocity.com/washington-dc
Go Boston: walk in the footsteps of some of the world's greatest minds
Student guides provide an entertaining behind-the-scenes insight into life on campus on the new tour of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. As well as being the setting of Good Will Hunting and the place where astronauts including Buzz Aldrin earned their doctorates, MIT has had a profound impact on lives across the globe. The MIT Tour highlights include a visit to Kendall Square & the Stata Center, The Green Building and Harvard (Mass Ave) Bridge.
Usually priced at $11.99 for adults, The MIT Tour is included with the Go Boston Card www.gocity.com/boston
Go Los Angeles: take a journey through movie history
Step onto the sets of your favorite movies on this 90-minute guided walking tour around downtown Los Angeles. Stop off at iconic locations recognizable from the silver screen including the Biltmore Hotel (Ghostbusters, 1984) and Angels Flight (La La Land, 2016) where guides share fun facts and behind-the-scenes commentary. Go Los Angeles pass holders will also be treated to a free ride on LA’s historic Angels Flight Railway, as featured in Michael Connelly’s book of the same name!
Usually priced at $27 for adults, A Journey Through Time in Film Walking Tour is included with the Go Los Angeles pass www.gocity.com/los-angeles
About The Leisure Pass Group
The Leisure Pass Group is the largest multi-attraction pass company in the world, operating in 37 destinations in 17 countries on five continents, enabling travelers to save money and time on their sightseeing activities. www.leisurepassgroup.com.