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New York in One Day Guided Sightseeing Tour

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Combine New York City’s top attractions in a guided tour via bus and boat (April–December). With insider commentary from your guide, visit Rockefeller Center, South Street Seaport, 9/11 Memorial, and Wall Street. Take a harbor cruise via luxury boat, with views of Ellis Island, the Statue of Liberty, and Brooklyn Bridge. Back on land, hit Lincoln Center and Central Park before wrapping up this whirlwind tour.
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770 7th Ave
770 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019, USADeparture/End Point: 7th Avenue, between 50th & 51st Streets (middle of the block) in Manhattan
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  • 1
    Times Square
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 2
    Strawberry Fields, John Lennon Memorial
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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    Pass by Central Park
    Pass by The Dakota
  • 3
    Rockefeller Center
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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    Pass by St. Patrick's Cathedral
  • 4
    Madison Square Park
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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    Pass by Empire State Building
    Pass by Flatiron Building
    Pass by MetLife Building
  • 5
    The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 6
    Fulton
    Stop: 45 minutes -
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  • 7
    New York Harbor
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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    Pass by Ellis Island
    Pass by Brooklyn Bridge
    Pass by Fifth Avenue
    Pass by Statue of Liberty
    Pass by New York Public Library
    Pass by Radio City Music Hall
    Pass by Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
    Pass by Trinity Church
    Pass by Greenwich Village
    Pass by SoHo
    Pass by Little Italy
    Pass by Seaport District NYC
    Pass by Battery Park
    Pass by Diamond District
    Pass by Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
    Pass by Chelsea Piers Sports & Entertainment Complex
    Pass by Chinatown
You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
  • Easy way to see New York's top sights in a single tour
  • Transportation, via boat (seasonal) and coach included
  • Insider info on Manhattan's history and culture from your guide
  • Tickets for popular water taxi included
What to Expect
Make your way to Midtown Manhattan, to meet your guide and group. Board a bus for a ride through Times Square, passing Radio City Music Hall, NBC Studios, Rockefeller Center, and St. Patrick's Cathedral while your guide narrates their history. Stop for a short guided walkthrough. Next, head to Fifth Avenue and Madison Square Park, with time for photos of the Flatiron Building and Empire State Building. From there, it’s Trinity Church and the 9/11 Memorial. You also see some of the oldest architecture in Manhattan in South Street Seaport. Hop on a luxury boat for a cruise on New York Harbor (seasonal). On board, hear commentary and take in views of the Manhattan skyline, Ellis Island, Statue of Liberty, Governor’s Island, and Brooklyn Bridge. During off-season (January 1 to April 1), take a guided tour around Grand Central Terminal instead. End at the tour’s starting point in midtown.
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Important Information
Departure Point
770 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019, USA
Duration
6h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Expert Local Tour Guide Narrative
  • Transportation With Luxury Tour Bus
  • Bottled Water on Buses
  • Hornblower Sightseeing Cruise (seasonal)
  • Entry/Admission - New York Harbor
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Departure/End Location: 7th Avenue, between 50th and 51st Streets (west side in the middle of the block)
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Daily Departures at 10 am (9 am departure time will be available starting April 1)
  • Duration: 6 Hours
  • Tour is operated in English language only
  • Boat cruise is not included during the off season Jan 1 - Apr 1
  • In lieu of boat cruise, guests will (weather permitting) visit Pier 17 (for a photo opp of the Brooklyn Bridge) & Robert F Wagner Park in Battery Park (for views of the Statue of Liberty from Manhattan)
  • Hotel pick ups and drop offs are not provided
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Rachel was perfect. So much valuable information and tips to not only survive in NewYork but make the city experience a blast. Thanks!
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A great tour!!! super fun and a great way to get other ideas for fun things to do during your stay. If you do t have a lot of time a great way to see NYC highlights!!!
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I would encourage everyone to do this when they first get to New York. This was our first time and it allowed us to see nearly everywhere and then decide where we wanted to go back to. The history, facts and pace of the tour were superb and Rachel was an excellent guide and her
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Excellent tour, would highly recommend as a great way to see the whole city as a newcomer! Didn't see the statue of liberty close up on this one as boats didn't run in winter, but saw plenty of other great attractions.
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It was our first time in New York so we wanted to hit all the monuments. This was a perfect way to do it! Rachael was very knowledgeable and had a lot of good info! She also made the ride a lot of fun! Our driver Ariles (sp?) did really good at navigating and was very polite
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Bastian K
Bocholt, Germany
10
NewYork in a day
Rachel was perfect. So much valuable information and tips to not only survive in NewYork but make the city
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WorldTraveler40000
Arkansas
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Great Tour!
A super way to experience must-see places in New York with the comfort of a luxury "bus." Included walking tours
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Volleyballgirl55
Las Vegas, Nevada
61
Super fun and educational day!!!
A great tour!!! super fun and a great way to get other ideas for fun things to do during your stay. If you do t
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Ian2108
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
60
50th Birthday celebration
I would encourage everyone to do this when they first get to New York. This was our first time and it allowed us
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janetgE8347RJ
London, United Kingdom
40
Tour of NewYork city
Excellent tour, would highly recommend as a great way to see the whole city as a newcomer! Didn't see the statue
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Robbie C
Mechanicsville, Virginia
21
A must for a first timer in New York!
It was our first time in New York so we wanted to hit all the monuments. This was a perfect way to do it! Rachael
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pauhow
Oxford, United Kingdom
30
Super tour of NYC
Great overview of NYC in one day with our passionate and knowledge guide Rachel. Excellent VFM. Would highly
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David H
10
NY by Bus
This was a fantastic excursion, with an amazing tour guide. Mike was very knowledgeable and so friendly. We just
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gboyz32000
Ottawa, Illinois
40
NYC First Timers
Excellent overall NYC tour!! We all enjoyed it and learned many things we would never have known had we not gone.
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maritadelcarmen
10
Best deal ever!
Rachael was our tour guide and she was great! She knew everything you need to know about New York. My boyfriend
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