Explore New York City with fully-guided NYC bus tours!
Get accompanied by a licensed NYC tour guide, who will hop off at each stop to provide you with comprehensive & more private sightseeing experience
Sightsee in luxury! Ride in climate-controlled, luxury tour buses that offer comfortable and pleasant touring experience, as well as protection from weather elements
Enjoy 10 - 15-minute guided walking tours of NYC's iconic places - Rockefeller Center, 9/11 Memorial, NYC's Financial District & more!
Take a boat cruise for breathtaking views of NYC skyline from water! (Seasonal: included in the tour itinerary from April 1 - Dec 31)
Complimentary bottled water available on buses
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This popular 6-hour NYC bus tour departs daily at 10 AM from 7th Avenue, between 50th and 51st Streets (middle of the block)
MADISON SQUARE PARK (for best views) > Empire State Building > Flatiron Building
ROCKEFELLER CENTER > St. Patrick's Cathedral > Atlas Statue > 5th Avenue
FINANCIAL DISTRICT > Federal Hall > Wall Street > NY Stock Exchange
CENTRAL PARK > Dakota Building > Strawberry Fields
9/11 MEMORIAL (does not include entry)
BOAT CRUISE* > Statue of Liberty > Ellis Island (not included during the off season Jan 4 - Apr 1)
*Note: Off-season, in lieu of boat cruise, guests visit Grand Central Terminal
Led by expert local tour guides and safely transported by luxury tour buses
Simply more enjoyable sightseeing experience!
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This award-winning NYC bus tour includes stops at Central Park, Rockefeller Center, Wall Street, the 9/11 Memorial, as well as a harbor cruise with views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis island, and more!
The tour departs daily at 10:00 AM on 7th Ave between 50th & 51st Streets (in the middle of the block), and ends at 4:00 PM at the same location.
After a drive through the Times Square area, the first stop on the tour is Rockefeller Center, for views of St. Patrick's Cathedral, the location of the ice skating rink and Christmas Tree, and NBC's Today Show set.
The second stop is Madison Square Park - the original location of Madison Square Garden Arena. This area provides spectacular views of dramatic architecture featured in numerous books and films: the Flatiron Building (Godzilla, Spider-Man), the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company Tower (The Runaway Skyscraper, Futurama), and the Empire State Building (King Kong, Independence Day).
The tour continues with a drive through some of the best-known NYC's neighborhoods, such as Greenwich Village, SoHo, Canal Street in Chinatown, and the Financial districts.
The third stop is Wall Street for views of the New York Stock Exchange, Federal Hall (the location of the first Capitol Building of the United States), Trinity Church, and a drive by the famous Charging Bull sculpture on Broadway.
The fourth stop is the World Trade Center, as we visit the 9/11 Memorial. The tour does not include entry into the 9/11 Museum, but visitors can walk the grounds of the Memorial, visit the waterfalls of "Reflecting Absence," (the footprints of where the original twin towers stood), and see the Survivor Tree that stood up to the destruction of 9/11.
Around 1:00 pm, we'll stop for a quick lunch break at the Fulton 55 Market.
The fifth stop is at Pier 11 for the 2:00 pm boat cruise (note: in off-season, between Jan 1 - Apr 1, in lieu of boat cruise, guests visit Grand Central Terminal) on the New York Water Taxi. This 45-minute guided cruise has a concession stand with various snacks and drinks for purchase. You'll experience magnificent views of the Manhattan and Brooklyn skylines, iconic Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Williamsburg bridges, Governor's Island, Ellis Island, and a 360 degree turn in front of the Statue of Liberty for amazing photo opportunities!
The boat docks at Pier 79 in Midtown Manhattan, where we board our bus to continue the tour. This tour segment includes a drive by the original "Soupman," a restaurant made famous by the Seinfeld TV sitcom, Columbus Circle and Lincoln Center, where the Metropolitan Opera House and Juilliard Performing Arts School are located.
The last stop is at Central Park West and 72nd Street, at the Dakota Building (former home of John Lennon). The stop includes a short guided walk into Central Park to visit the Strawberry Fields with the Imagine mosaic dedicated to John Lennon, as well as the views of other sites in the area such as the luxury condominiums that numerous celebrities call home.
Along the way and back to our original departure point on 7th Avenue, we'll see Central Park Zoo, famous Plaza Hotel and Carnegie Hall.
- Operational Dates: 7 days a week, rain or shine (Blackout Days: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day & New Year's Day)
- Boat portion of the tour does not operate between January 1 - April 1
- In lieu of boat cruise, guests visit Grand Central Terminal