Dog Friendly Tours in New York

Taking the dog out for a walk takes on a new meaning when you’re on vacation in New York. After all, there are tons of sights to see, and smell, around every corner. Browse our dog friendly tours in New York below for the scoop on self-guided walks, driving tours, and group tours that both you and your dog are sure to enjoy.

Pet Friendly Uncle Sam Boat Tours
Uncle Sam Boat Tours Offering scenic cruises in the heart of the 1000 Islands, Uncle Sam Boat Tours are dog-friendly! Pets are allowed on vessels as long as they are leashed and fully under control. Dog owners should ensure they are not booking cruises where food is served (such as the Luncheon Cruise, Dinner Cruise, and Craft Beer & Wine Cruise). Pets are not allowed at Boldt Castle; however, the Castle requires a separate admission fee, so dog owners will not be losing money at this stop. Sightseeing cruises are available on a first-come basis, while specialty cruises require advance reservations. Uncle Sam Boat Tours' daily schedule can be found on its official website and tickets can be purchased online. See Details
Pet Friendly Lake George Cruises
Lake George Cruises Dogs are welcome on one-hour historic sightseeing cruises at Lake George Cruises! Enjoy this relaxing cruise while listening to the great history of Lake George. You'll view the secluded islands, tranquil bays, and million dollar mansions. Coffee, tea, snacks and a full bar are available. Dogs must be leashed and well-behaved. See Details
Cayuga Lake Wine Trail The Cayuga Lake Wine Trail, abundant in breathtaking views, is the first organized and longest running wine trail in the country. The trail is comprised of 16 wineries including a cidery, a meadery, 4 distilleries and a taproom, offering something for everyone. Step inside the warmth of family owned and operated boutique wineries and explore tastes, aromas and sights unique to the Finger Lakes. Most of the tasting rooms are dog friendly either outside and/or inside as long as Fido is leashed. Call the wineries individually or check their websites to confirm it is OK to bring your pooch. See Details
Whiteface Veterans' Memorial Highway If you want to enjoy the gorgeous scenery of Whiteface Mountain without all the work of hiking, you can drive along the dog-friendly Whiteface Mountain Veterans' Memorial Highway in Wilmington. Near the top, be prepared to climb the stairs to the summit if Fido is joining you (dogs are not permitted on the elevator). Please note that this road is only open seasonally and is a toll road. Check their website for current schedule and tolls. See Details
Lakewood Vineyards Let the friendly and knowledgeable stewards teach you about the vines and vineyards while you enjoy award-winning wines and breathtaking views of Seneca Lake. The gift shop is stocked with local cheeses, jams, jellies, salsas, honey, and more. After your tasting, you can take your glass or bottle of wine onto the deck overlooking the vineyards! You are also welcome to walk around the vineyard. See Details
Z-Travel & Leisure Tours If you want to find out more about NYC, take a tour with Art and Susan Zuckerman of Z-Travel and Leisure Tours. Art and Susan offer 80 different types of tours including neighborhood tours, themed tours, ethnic tours, food tours, water tours, and a chocolate tours. All their tours can be adapted for guests traveling with dogs. Just be sure to mention you will be bringing a dog when you call to schedule a tour. See Details
Wine Tasting/Making at Lakeland Winery 'Wine Tasting/Making at Lakeland Winery' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Andrew. Taste a wide variety of wines made on-site and make your own, too. One dog is welcome to come along with prior approval from your host. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 21 and up. Rates start at $14 per person. See Details
Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture This Pocantico Hills non-profit farm and education center also houses the luxurious Blue Hill Farm restaurant. Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture is a great place to bring the kids and leashed dogs. Tour this New York farm and see barnyard animals including pigs, chickens, and cows. Take a break to enjoy a yummy snack at the Cafe, with dog friendly outdoor seating. After a light lunch, take a a hike at the adjacent Rockefeller State Park Preserve.

Leashed dogs are welcome on the farm, but their owners must keep them away from the pastures, gardens, growing field and greenhouse. Ticketed admission on weekends.

*Must be respectful where your dog uses the bathroom. You don't want Fido peeing on the basil that you are going to be eating for lunch!
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Dog Friendly NYC Brewery Tour Dog Friendly NYC Brewery Tour is pet-friendly. You and your pooch can join the craft beer crowd as they explore the great taprooms of New York City’s new breweries. This brewery tour and pup crawl focuses on the best dog-friendly breweries in the Big Apple where you can try the freshest beers straight from the brewery and learn all about the craft beer industry in NYC and the USA. Dogs are more than welcome, but not required to enjoy this tour. Proceeds from this tour go to a local dog rescue. See Details
Seneca Lake Wine Trail The Seneca Lake Wine Trail in New York offers many dog-friendly wineries and events for you and your pup to enjoy throughout the year. Visit the website for a full listing of wineries. Some of the pet-friendly wineries require that Fido is on a leash while visiting, but other welcome off-leash dogs. Be sure to ask when you visit. Most wineries are open for tours throughout the year, but hours vary by season. See Details
Rail Explorers Rail Explorers is pet-friendly. This year-round, all-ages, outdoor-adventure attraction features pedal-powered rail bikes that welcome four-legged riders, too. Tandem Rail Explorers (up to two riders) or Quad Rail Explorers rail bikes (up to four riders) are available. Dogs are welcome, as long as they are leashed or strapped in a carrier. Space on the explorers is limited, so larger dogs may not fit comfortably and may be in danger of being struck by the pedals or pinched by the chains. However, rail bikes accommodate larger dogs on the platform between the seats. See Details
St. Regis Canoe Outfitters You and your canine companion can enjoy everything from a relaxing half-day paddle to a multi-day adventure with trips from St. Regis Canoe Outfitters in Saranac Lake, NY. You can book a dog-friendly guided trip or set off on your own after the staff has helped you select the appropriate canoe or kayak and the best route for your journey. Dogs are welcome on kayak and canoe rentals and on custom guided tours for no additional fee. See Details
Sag Harbor Charters Captain Hagen welcomes you and your pup aboard the Marlinspike for a trip with Sag Harbor Charters. Design your own dog-friendly charter or pick from one of the Captain's favorite trips. Whichever you choose, you and Fido will thoroughly enjoy your day out on the water. See Details
New York City Ghosts Bring Fido for a ghoulish walk through Greenwich Village on a New York City Ghosts tour. Leashed pets are welcome to join their owners on a Colonial Ghosts, LLC tour, as they stop by The Edgar Allan Poe House, The site of the Triangle Factory Fire, Mark Twain's House of Death and more. All of the tales are based on research and deep dives into the history of the area. New York City Ghosts welcomes leashed, friendly, quiet, and well-behaved pets for free. Advance reservation via New York City Ghosts' website or by phone is required for humans. Price and time vary by tour. See Details
Blue Crush Charters Well-behaved and leashed pets are welcome aboard Blue Crush Charters! The family owned and operated business offers fishing tours for everyone from beginners to experienced families and group anglers. Blue Crush provides frozen bait, tackle, ice, and instruction. Hook a big one? Blue Crush will fillet your catch for you. The maximum amount of passengers onboard, not including pets, is six. Departure and return times are flexible based on tides and bookings. Inshore half day trips are $675 and full day trips are $1,100. Offshore trips are $1,500. See Details
NYC Horse Carriage Rides NYC Horse Carriage Rides offers pet-friendly tours in the Big Apple. Take a trot through the iconic Central Park with your pooch for company. They offer a range of different tours, including proposals, holidays, proposals and grand. Tours start at $57 and leashed dogs are welcome, as long as they are well-behaved and don't startle the horses. Dogs ride for free. See Details
The Secret City 'Manhattan Scavenger Hunt' The Secret City plan and organize a fantastic dog-friendly scavenger hunt through the heart of Manhattan, NY. Book your ticket online and embark on an experience which begins with puzzle-filled clues sent to your phone. Allow Fido to join your team as you unravel the answers to unlock your path through the city. See Details
Valkyrie Sailing Charters Valkyrie Sailing Charters offers dog-friendly charters for every occasion (birthdays, bachelor and bachelorette parties, children's treasure hunts, sunset cruises, etc.). The company operates out of Sag Harbor with pick ups and drop offs available in Greenport, Montauk, or Sunset Beach on Shelter Island. See Details
Duck Walk Vineyards - Hamptons Dog-friendly Duck Walk Hamptons is a beautiful Normandy chateau nestled in thirty acres of lush grape vines. Leashed dogs are welcome to relax alongside their owners outside. Human visitors can make a reservation and enjoy four samples of wine for $10. Snacks and cheeses are also available for purchase. Duck Walk South's tasting hours are 11:00am to 5:30pm, daily. See Details
Hamptons Boat Rental Hamptons Boat Rental is dog-friendly! Charter one of the company's boats from their large fleet of pet-friendly speed boats and yachts. Call or email to inquire about rates and availability. See Details
Dinner with Dogs "Dinner with Dogs" is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience. Your host runs Chase & Papi, an innovative dog event planning company featured in the NY Times. In this experience, cook an easy meal for dinner and a tasty snack for your dog with the same ingredients. Watch the chef first and learn how to recreate both the meal and your pet's treat. When it's done, sit down and enjoy it together. Rates start at $80. See Details
A Potter's Wheel in Brooklyn 'A Potter's Wheel in Brooklyn' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Ernesto. Your well-behaved pooch is welcome to join you at this class where you will learn the basics of wheel-based pottery. You and your pup will watch the host demonstrate a variety of techniques and afterwards, you will have an hour to try it for yourself and create one or two pieces. Your piece(s) will be ready for pick up the following weekend or can be shipped to you for an additional charge. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 6 guests ages 9 and up. Rates start at $55 per person. See Details
Private Bonfires 'Private Bonfires' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Mark. Hampton Beach Service presents private Bonfires in Montauk. Enjoy the evening with a private fire, smores and other tasty treats all underneath the stars. Dogs are allowed but there is a fee of $65. The experience lasts 3 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 18 and up. Rates start at $80 per person. See Details
Street Art Scene with Insider 'Street Art Scene with Insider' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Audrey. Your leashed pup is welcome to join you on this guided walking tour of SoHo, Lower East Side, Chinatown and more. You will see murals along the way created for LISA Project NYC by internationally-famous street artists and learn about the process and stories behind each piece. Tour is rain or shine; check the forecast and dress comfortably. The experience lasts 2 hours and can accommodate up to 13 guests ages 8 and up. Rates start at $30 per person. See Details