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Make your way to 7th Avenue, between 50th and 51st streets in 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.

Next, you’ll 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’ll also see some of the oldest architecture in Manhattan in South Street Seaport.

At Pier 17, 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.

After the cruise, head uptown via bus to Central Park. Nearby sights include the Dakota, Lincoln Center, and Columbus Circle.

End at the tour’s starting point in midtown.

*boat cruise is not included during the off season Jan 1 - April 1, travelers will visit Grand Central Terminal during this time.

Locations visited
Brooklyn Bridge
Statue of Liberty
Flatiron Building
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Combine New York City’s top attractions in a guided tour via bus and boat. With insider commentary from your guide, visit Federal Hall, 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.

Boat cruise is not included during the off-season from January 1–April 1.

  • 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
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Reviewed yesterday

Did this tour today. Tim was our guide and he was just great! Knew his facts, very knowledgeable! A few corny jokes to keep everyone on their toes! A long day but very worth the cost! Thanks Tim!

1  Thank calWinnipeg
Reviewed 2 days ago
Excellent NYC tour with Tour Guide J!

Tour Guide J gave a wonderful guided tour experience when I used his service for a day tour in NYC last week. He is service-minded and kept us all alerted with interesting facts and tidbits about New York City even in some little corners of...More

Thank nichaya c
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Great Tour!

This tour was amazing. I had my 78 year old mother with me as well as teenagers and there was something for everyone. Tim was very accommodating and entertaining. I learned a lot about NYC. Highly recommend!

Thank Alana B
Reviewed 2 days ago
Amazing New York in a day tour

This is an easy and quick way to see lots of New York. Our guide Debbie was very proud of her city and her passion was infectious, she was very knowledgeable and clearly enjoyed her job. we saw Time square, St Patrick’s Catherdral, Central Park,...More

1  Thank Julie M
Reviewed 2 days ago
Great time in New York

Our tour guide Tim was the best. One of the best ways to see New York in one day. Now we know what to go see if we go back. We told as many people as we could, to go on the tour if they...More

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September 19, 2018|
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Response from Julie M | Reviewed this property |
Not on the bus but there is a comfort break in the morning, a 30 minute lunch stop and restrooms on the boat
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September 17, 2018|
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Response from Amy R | Reviewed this property |
It’s a 6 hour tour. You meet at 10 am and it lasts until around 4:30 pm. Once on the bus, you stop several times and get out, you have opportunities for great pics, you stop for lunch for about 30 min.and have several... More
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Response from GottatravelVirginia | Reviewed this property |
In front of the Winter Garden Theater... no worries-the guide will be out front, and there will be a line of people to get on the bus. Our bus was just a little late getting there, so I wouldn't look for the "bus" look... More
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