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New York City Downtown Experience provided by City Sightseeing New York

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New York City Downtown Experience

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Important Information
  • 24-Hour Hop-on Hop-off Double Decker Bus Downtown Loop
  • 24-Hour Hop-on Hop-off Ferry
  • Live tour guide (aboard buses and cruise)
  • Admission to One World Observatory Deck
  • Admission to 9/11 Tribute Museum
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Double Decker buses are wheelchair accessible
  • Headsets with pre-recorded tour narration is available in English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Portuguese, Mandarin, Russian, Japanese, Korean or Hebrew
  • Infants 2 years and under are free
  • Hop-on Hop-off bus and ferry ticket is valid for 24-hours from the time of exchange, not from the time of first use. One World Observatory and 9/11 Museum Admission is valid for one time use each within 14 days.
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Barbara L wrote a review Mar 2020
1 contribution
My whole family loved it! I can't wait to do another trip. I was in awe of the sights and really appreciated the audio highlighting the history of the buildings and sights around us. My 13 year old son said it was a great way to see the city and he wants to bring his friends
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Date of experience: December 2019
Elsa wrote a review Feb 2020
Lyon, France7 contributions
In my trip to NEWYORK I visited the Statue of Liberty if you come to visit New York. Approach to its feet for a very beautiful view of the river and Manhattan on Ellis Island the statue of liberty is more impressive than the eiffel tower Then I spent the afternoon in Central
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Date of experience: February 2020
MARIELLA M wrote a review Dec 2019
Curitiba, PR22 contributions11 helpful votes
I was with my family in our 7 visit to New York! We bought the ticket just to downtown. When we took the bus from Empire State Building, the bus drive was so stupid with us! We were talking with everybody does and he went to us and start to be rude and talking laugh with us. I
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Date of experience: December 2019
Ben wrote a review Jul 2019
Crook, United Kingdom3 contributions1 helpful vote
The tour was very educational but most if the time you dk get stuck in traffic so I wouldn't use this to get around the city I would rather use the subway
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Joanna wrote a review Jul 2019
Manchester, United Kingdom7 contributions
Came on this on our last day was perfect for a rest from walking and a great way to see and get some pictures from the top of the bus. We enjoyed it and got to see a lot off the city will defo do this again but other tours
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Date of experience: July 2019
Response from Julia K, Guest Relations Manager at New York City Downtown Experience
Responded 9 Jul 2019
Hi Joannarosa, We are happy to hear that you got exactly what you wanted with your experience with us. It is wonderful to hear that we're able to provide you with the excellent experience we strive to provide all our customers and look forward to seeing you again soon!
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About the operator

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By: City Sightseeing New York
Purchased the NO Sightseeing Pass, but did not buy the insurance as we were in the area regardless. Notified from
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Louise S
Great sightseeing
Booked a NYC sightseeing pass in advance of our trip, so we were able to pretty much get straight on the bus, once
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6 tickets top attractions
It was brilliant value, easy to use and covered all of the sight seeing we had time for. Have recommended it to my
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Extremely poor, rude and unprofessional.
This is without doubt the worst hop on, hop off city bus tour I have ever encountered. On 2nd February my wife an
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Family holiday
Freestyle pass was excellent value, easy to use and would highly recommend. Did all the bus tours and 3 attractions
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Freestyling in New York : magnificent
Really good value for money. We bought a Freestyle pass with 7 attractions, attraction entrances are valid for 14d
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Great way to see New York
What a great way to see New York and to get your bearings, especially if it’s your first time. We visited as two c
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Holiday of a lifetime
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The Sightseeing Pass NYC 5days
After searching for passes for NYC we opted for this one as it included the hop on and off bus for the duration of
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New York City free style pass
It is very good value if you are visiting for more than 3 days & want to see the sights of New York only disappoint
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Bad Service
This is a terrible experience, they only want to sell tickets, the information they give you is wrong, the drivers
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The workers are only concerned with selling more tickets. The headphones/sound with city information did not work s
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Flex pass via Overnight Stay package
I got the 2 attractions Flex pass via the Overnight Stay package. I used it for the Sightseeing Bus Tour and the
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NYC fantastic stay
We bought a city sightseeing pass which included entry to one attraction, hop on hop off bus tours, free Staten Isl
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Was told there would be a bus to hop on and off every ten minutes, went to 911 site, waited on a bus for three quar
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Key Details
  • Empire State Building, Theater District, and 30 more
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
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