Visit Request Form

This form can only be submitted in English. If you are currently viewing this form in any other language, please return to the English version before submitting.

We look forward to welcoming you!

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  1. Request your visit at least 3 to 4 weeks before you arrive in New York City.
  2. Submitting this form does not guarantee you will have a Greeter.
  3. Greeters are friendly and enthusiastic volunteers not professional tour guides.
  4. Your greeter is confirmed when you receive the name and phone number of the greeter.
  5. If we have no Greeter available for your visit, we will leave a message at your hotel or email you.
  6. Due to the high number of requests we get, you may submit only one (1) Greeter request during your stay.

We will be happy to answer your questions as you plan your trip to New York City. Please email us at information@bigapplegreeter.org, or call us at 212-669-8159.

For additional information, please visit the FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) page for visitors.


      1. YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

* First Name (Given Name):
* Last Name (Surname):
* Home Address:
* Home City:
[*] USA State:
[*] Zip/Postal Code:
* Country:
Please include area, country and city codes for the following:
* Daytime Phone:
* Evening Phone:
Cell/Mobile Phone:
Fax:
* Personal EMail:
  • We prefer an email address you will check while you are traveling.
* What date are you leaving home?

      2. YOU AND YOUR TRAVELING COMPANIONS

Big Apple Greeter meets groups up to 6 people who are traveling together.
  • 6 people including all children
  • One person in the group must be 18 years old or older.
  • Larger groups (7 people or more) cannot be divided into smaller groups and assigned 2 or more greeters.
* Total Adults: * Children:
Ages of Children:

Names of all people in your group:


      3. DATES OF STAY IN NEW YORK CITY:

* Arrive:
* Depart:

      4. ACCOMODATIONS INFORMATION

Greeters meet visitors at their place of accommodation.
  • You must have confirmed accommodations before submitting your Visit Request Form.
  • Accommodations must be within New York City.
  • Sorry, greeters cannot meet you if you are staying outside New York City.
* Name of hotel or host:
* Address:
* Telephone:

* Name of the person who holds the reservation.
 


      5. DETAILS OF GREETER VISIT

Date and Time
  • Visits are not scheduled on arrival and departure days.
  • Start your visit any time between 9:00AM and 3:00PM.
  • We strongly suggest you schedule your visit for your 1st or 2nd full day in New York City.
  • Enter the time with a colon (dos puntos, Doppelpunkt, les deux-points), NOT a dot (no el punto, no Punkt, non le point)
When would you like to have a visit with a Greeter?
* 1st Choice:
   Time:
2nd Choice:
   Time:
3rd Choice:
   Time:

Neighborhood
What neighborhoods would you like to visit?
  • Tell us up to 3 neighborhoods you would like to visit
  • Or say "Greeter's Choice" and leave the choice of neighborhood up to your Greeter.
* 1st Choice:
2nd Choice:
3rd Choice:

Interests
To help us find the right greeter, tell us about your interests AND if this is your first visit.

Language
What language would you like your Greeter to speak?

If we do not have a Greeter who speaks that language, would you be able to speak in English with a greeter for 4 hours or more?
Yes No

Disability
Do you or does anyone in your group have a disability or other consideration of which we should be aware? Please tell us about it.

Source
Please tell us as specifically as possible where you learned about Big Apple Greeter.


BIG APPLE GREETER WILL CONTACT YOU

  • Submitting this form does not guarantee you will have a Greeter.
  • Your greeter is confirmed when you receive the name and phone number of the greeter.
  • If we have no Greeter available for your visit, we will leave a message at your hotel or email you.
By submitting this Visit Request Form, you agree to receive the Big Apple Greeter e-newsletter and other email communication from Big Apple Greeter. You may unsubscribe at any time.

Please click submit only once!


If you cannot submit the form online, please copy and paste into email and send it to visitrequest@bigapplegreeter.org. Online submission is preferred.

Any questions? Call us at 212-669-8159 or email information@bigapplegreeter.org.