DISCOVER NY | NYC DAY BUS TOUR

ENJOY A FULLY-GUIDED NYC DAY BUS TOUR WITH A RECIPIENT OF THE TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE & THE VIATOR TRAVEL AWARD!

  • 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

  • Recipient of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence & the Viator Travel Award!

USA Guided Tours mission is to provide more enjoyable sightseeing experience! Join us today!

This popular 6-hour NYC bus tour departs daily at 10 AM from 7th Avenue, between 50th and 51st Streets (middle of the block)

DISCOVER NY BUS TOUR ITINERARY

  • 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 1 - Apr 1)

*Note: Off-season, in lieu of boat cruise, guests visit Grand Central Terminal

OTHER SIGHTS YOU'LL SEE

  • Met Life & Chrysler Buildings
  • USS Intrepid Aircraft Carrier
  • Greenwich Village & SOHO
  • Chinatown & Little Italy
  • Diamond District
  • NY Public Library
  • Chelsea Piers
  • Battery Park

DAILY AT 10 AM - 4 PM (6 HOURS)

$84/$69 (ADULTS/CHILDREN 3 - 12)

Led by expert local tour guides and safely transported by luxury tour buses

Simply more enjoyable sightseeing experience!
"The reviews are in, and the awards keep coming for USA Guided Tours NYC Bus Tours. “Best Tour Ever!” writes Kristi from Vancouver, WA on TripAdvisor. Michael R. tells Viator he saw more on his “Discover NY” daytime guided bus tour than his previous 3 trips to New York City combined! If you want to have a Big Apple vacation of a lifetime, choose USA Guided Tours — recent winners of TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence and Viator’s Travel Award."
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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 AM on 7th Ave between 50th & 51st Streets (in the middle of the block), and ends at 4 PM at the same location.

After a drive through the Times Square area, the first 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. We'll also drive by Central Park Zoo, famous Plaza Hotel and Carnegie Hall.

The second 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 third 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 iconic NYC's neighborhoods, such as Greenwich Village, Soho, Chinatown, and the Financial District.

The fourth 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 fifth 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 pm, we'll stop for a quick lunch break at the Fulton 55 Market.

The sixth stop is at Pier 15 for the 2:30 pm boat cruise (note: in off-season, between Jan 1 - Apr 1, in lieu of boat cruise, guests visit Grand Central Terminal) with the Hornblower to 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 back at Pier 15 in Midtown Manhattan, where we board our bus to continue the tour, as we drive back to our original departure point on 7th Avenue.

IMPORTANT NOTES:
  • 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

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INTERESTED IN TAKING A NIGHT TOUR?

  • See New York City sparkle, on an evening panoramic tour of the city with a comprehensive 4.5-hour guided bus tour of New York City at night!

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FULLY-GUIDED TOURS

Our expert local tour guides hop off the bus with you at each stop to provide you with more comprehensive sightseeing experience. No more missed sights or getting lost!

BEST TOUR GUIDES

Our tour guides are NYC DCA licensed local guides with years of experience in the field. Satisfaction and fun are guaranteed!

LUXURY TOUR BUSES

We use small-capacity luxury tour buses that are climate-controlled and offer superior comfort and protection from weather elements. Enjoyment is guaranteed!

SMALL TOUR GROUPS

Our small-capacity buses accomodate smaller and more private tour groups that offer personalized sightseeing experience. Enjoy your public sightseeing in a private tour environment!

BOAT CRUISE IS INCLUDED

Our Discover NY day bus tour includes a boat cruise (Apr 1 - Dec 31). This is the best way to experience the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island up-close without spending hours waiting in security lines to get on and off the islands. Save your time!

FREE REFRESHMENTS

We know you might get thirsty on your journey with us, so we decided to offer unlimited complimentary water on our buses. Lunch is not included in the tour price, but we do give you ample time to try some of the best local eats!

AWARD-WINNING

Our customers are happy and their reviews speak volumes. We're a proud recipient of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence and Viator Travel Award. Become one of our raving customers!

PERFECT BALANCE

Our NYC bus tours simply offer the best introduction to the city in a time-friendly format as a perfect blend of guided bus tours and mini-walking tours, along with a boat cruise on our day tour. Join us today for a memorable sightseeing experience of New York City!

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