America's Wackiest Tours Travel Guide

What do clowns, pirates, and hip-hop legends have in common? They run the wackiest tours in America! Fly a jet, solve a murder, break dance, fight for gold and take part in a cannoli food challenge.


Activities
Chinatown
Manhattan’s Chinatown is home to the largest enclave of Chinese people in the Western Hemisphere, bordering the Lower East Side to its east and Little Italy to its north.

Chinatown

Manhattan’s Chinatown is home to the largest enclave of Chinese people in the Western Hemisphere, bordering the Lower East Side to its east and Little Italy to its north.
New York, NY, US
Columbus Park
Columbus Park is in the heart of one of the oldest areas of Manhattan, situated near the infamous "Five Points" and "The Bend”.
  • 55 Mulberry Street
  • New York, NY 10013 US

Columbus Park

Columbus Park is in the heart of one of the oldest areas of Manhattan, situated near the infamous "Five Points" and "The Bend”.
55 Mulberry Street New York, NY, US
Spanish Harlem
Known as Spanish Harlem and El Barrio, East Harlem is one of the largest predominantly Latino communities in NYC. The area is notable for its contributions to salsa music, graffiti art and break dancing.
  • East Harlem, New York, NY
  • New York, NY US

Spanish Harlem

Known as Spanish Harlem and El Barrio, East Harlem is one of the largest predominantly Latino communities in NYC. The area is notable for its contributions to salsa music, graffiti art and break dancing.
East Harlem, New York, NY New York, NY, US
Harlem
Originally a Dutch village, Harlem is named after the city of Haarlem in the Netherlands. The area is best known for the Harlem Renaissance, an outpouring of artistic work without precedent in the American black community.
  • Harlem, New York, NY
  • New York, NY US

Harlem

Originally a Dutch village, Harlem is named after the city of Haarlem in the Netherlands. The area is best known for the Harlem Renaissance, an outpouring of artistic work without precedent in the American black community.
Harlem, New York, NY New York, NY, US
Harlem World Cultural Entertainment Center(Conway)
In 1978 Harlem legend Fat Jack Taylor opened Harlem World to showcase young and established talent. Newcomers like Bobby Brown and legends like Eartha Kitt are just a few names who performed at Harlem World, which has since been turned into a store.
  • 121 Malcolm X Boulevard
  • New York, NY 10026 US

Harlem World Cultural Entertainment Center(Conway)

In 1978 Harlem legend Fat Jack Taylor opened Harlem World to showcase young and established talent. Newcomers like Bobby Brown and legends like Eartha Kitt are just a few names who performed at Harlem World, which has since been turned into a store.
121 Malcolm X Boulevard New York, NY, US
Rucker Park
This basketball court in Harlem is named after Harlem teacher and playground director Holcombe L. Rucker, who started a basketball tournament in 1950 to help less fortunate kids stay off the streets and aim for college.
  • W 155th St. & 8th Ave,
  • Manhattan, NY 10039 US

Rucker Park

This basketball court in Harlem is named after Harlem teacher and playground director Holcombe L. Rucker, who started a basketball tournament in 1950 to help less fortunate kids stay off the streets and aim for college.
W 155th St. & 8th Ave, Manhattan, NY, US
Phone: +1 212-408-0100
The Los Angeles River
Before the opening of the LA Aqueduct, this river was the primary source of fresh water for the city. More than 100 films and scenes from TV shows have been shot on the LA River, which stretches from the San Fernando Valley to Long Beach, CA.
  • Spring Street
  • Los Angeles, CA 90731 US

The Los Angeles River

Before the opening of the LA Aqueduct, this river was the primary source of fresh water for the city. More than 100 films and scenes from TV shows have been shot on the LA River, which stretches from the San Fernando Valley to Long Beach, CA.
Spring Street Los Angeles, CA, US
Linda Vista Hospital
In 1991, the hospital ceased operations. After its closure, it became a popular filming location for horror-themed films and TV shows, as well as music videos. It has also become the subject of several paranormal investigations.
  • 610 South Saint Louis Street
  • Los Angeles, CA 90023 US

Linda Vista Hospital

In 1991, the hospital ceased operations. After its closure, it became a popular filming location for horror-themed films and TV shows, as well as music videos. It has also become the subject of several paranormal investigations.
610 South Saint Louis Street Los Angeles, CA, US
Sky Combat Ace
At SCA, you’re not just a passenger on a joy ride, you’re a steely-eyed fighter pilot at the controls of your very own “fighter jet,” pulling Gs and squeezing the trigger.
  • Jet Stream Drive
  • Henderson, NV 89052 US

Sky Combat Ace

At SCA, you’re not just a passenger on a joy ride, you’re a steely-eyed fighter pilot at the controls of your very own “fighter jet,” pulling Gs and squeezing the trigger.
Jet Stream Drive Henderson, NV, US
Phone: +1 888-495-5850
Black Raven Adventures
The crew’s ambition is to deliver the best live pirate show in Florida regardless of the audience age group. The performance is rehearsed but not scripted. The children are even taught how to sword fight.
  • 111 Avenida Menendez
  • St. Augustine, FL 32084 US

Black Raven Adventures

The crew’s ambition is to deliver the best live pirate show in Florida regardless of the audience age group. The performance is rehearsed but not scripted. The children are even taught how to sword fight.
111 Avenida Menendez St. Augustine, FL, US
Phone: +1 904-826-0000
Mark Twain House & Museum
Formerly the home of one of America’s greatest authors, Samuel Clemens aka Mark Twain, and his family from 1874 to 1891, this 25-room home welcomes visitors daily with tours and rotating exhibits on Twain’s life and legacy.
  • 351 Farmington Avenue
  • Hartford, CT 06105 US

Mark Twain House & Museum

Formerly the home of one of America’s greatest authors, Samuel Clemens aka Mark Twain, and his family from 1874 to 1891, this 25-room home welcomes visitors daily with tours and rotating exhibits on Twain’s life and legacy.
351 Farmington Avenue Hartford, CT, US
Phone: +1 860-247-0998

Restaurants & Bars
Sahadi Deli
A unique combination of Middle Eastern flavors, Sahadi Importing continues to be one of New York’s gourmet food meccas. For those seeking a takeout gourmet meal, over 30 dishes are prepared daily in-house.
  • 187 Atlantic Avenue
  • Brooklyn, NY 11201 US

Sahadi Deli

A unique combination of Middle Eastern flavors, Sahadi Importing continues to be one of New York’s gourmet food meccas. For those seeking a takeout gourmet meal, over 30 dishes are prepared daily in-house.
187 Atlantic Avenue Brooklyn, NY, US
Phone: +1 718-624-4550
Katz Deli
Opened in 1888, Katz’s Deli has maintained the tradition of quality that made it a beloved deli among immigrants who crowded into the Lower East Side 100 years ago. Select from generous piles of pastrami, turkey and corned beef.
  • 205 E Houston Street
  • New York, NY 10002 US
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Katz Deli

Opened in 1888, Katz’s Deli has maintained the tradition of quality that made it a beloved deli among immigrants who crowded into the Lower East Side 100 years ago. Select from generous piles of pastrami, turkey and corned beef.
205 E Houston Street New York, NY, US
Phone: 212 254 2246
Ferrara Bakery & Café
Since 1892, the Ferrara family has been delighting Little Italy with its outstanding Italian and French desserts: cannoli, sfogliatella and gelati, pleasantly accompanied by a wonderful cup of espresso.
  • 195 Grand Street
  • New York, NY 10013 US
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Ferrara Bakery & Café

Since 1892, the Ferrara family has been delighting Little Italy with its outstanding Italian and French desserts: cannoli, sfogliatella and gelati, pleasantly accompanied by a wonderful cup of espresso.
195 Grand Street New York, NY, US
Phone: 212 226 6150
Doug E's Fresh Chicken & Waffles
Catch a waft of the salty, spiced chicken being fried and the cinnamon-tinged waffles cooking. This cash-only place mainly caters to takeout diners. Don’t miss the steaming waffles with fish or shrimp neatly placed next to it.
  • 2245 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd
  • New York, NY 10027 US

Doug E's Fresh Chicken & Waffles

Catch a waft of the salty, spiced chicken being fried and the cinnamon-tinged waffles cooking. This cash-only place mainly caters to takeout diners. Don’t miss the steaming waffles with fish or shrimp neatly placed next to it.
2245 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd New York, NY, US
Phone: 212 368 4371
King Eddy's Saloon
The saloon was the central hub of bootlegging until Prohibition ended in 1933. Then the upstairs was converted back into the “dive” we know and love today. In times past, the bar has attracted people like John Fante and Charles Bukowski.
  • 131 East 5th Street
  • Los Angeles, CA 90013 US

King Eddy's Saloon

The saloon was the central hub of bootlegging until Prohibition ended in 1933. Then the upstairs was converted back into the “dive” we know and love today. In times past, the bar has attracted people like John Fante and Charles Bukowski.
131 East 5th Street Los Angeles, CA, US
Phone: +1 213-629-2023

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