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The Ride

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  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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THE RIDE & Our Family of NYC Experiences: THE RIDE is an interactive entertainment experience where the streets of NYC are the stage and you’ve got front row seats! THE TOUR is an immersive multimedia sightseeing tour where the past, present and...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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584 8th Ave, Between 37th & 38th Streets, New York City, NY 10018-3007
Midtown
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+1 212-221-0853
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Reviewed yesterday

The boarding process was a little prolonged given the pouring rain, but the RIDE was worth doing. What a fun, unique way to see the city! Our two tour guides were nonstop fun with jokes, songs, quizzes and pop -up interaction with street performers. Really...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DonnE57
Reviewed yesterday

This tour was amazing. The people from when you first get in line to the tour guide and bus driver were all amazing to be with. WE APPRECIATED the way they conducted the tour.

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank miketetterton
Reviewed yesterday

Do not miss this unique fun way to see NY during the holiday season. The staff was funny - knowledgeable and the ride was interactive and creative.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wdmq5
Reviewed yesterday

Such a fun 90 minutes to see nyc . Excellent staff . Not saying too much as the surprise factor is better for future tourists

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank juansinead
Reviewed yesterday

Great tour with fun, informative guides. But that's not all.. along the way there are street performers to entertain you as well. It's a 2-in-1 experience that will be enjoyed by all ages... OK, well, most ages.

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Wander24435224053
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We booked on the ride for Wednesday 12th December at 10.15 in the morning. There were a few technical issues so we didn’t get in and boarded until 10.30.. We were met on board by Stuart and (sorry I can’t remember the females name) First...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Martyn0204
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I used my explorer pass to experience the ride-holiday edition and it did not disappoint! I did this at the end of my holiday during the morning and it was a great last tour around the city :) though it was more than just a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Keri G
Reviewed yesterday

Getting tickets using our hop on, hop off pass was a hassle, but worth h the effort! The Ride was a unique, interactive, and very enjoyable experience.

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank _sllarson41
Reviewed yesterday

Funny, entertaining, amazing: if you're in New York you should definitely do this. I would recommend to book it early otherwise you will not get any seats

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Journey67981453786
Reviewed 2 days ago

Absolutely the most fun you will have in NYC!!! We laughed straight for 75 minutes. Our guides were Stuart and (?) red-haired girl. The performers on the street were very talented. This is offered on the many different NY passes to help reduce the cost...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Cordielle S
December 9, 2018|
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Response from TheRideNYC | Property representative |
Yes since there are limited seats on each bus all seats require a payment.
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SwatiS138
December 4, 2018|
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Response from TheRideNYC | Property representative |
THRE RIDE is operational 365 days a year. Check out our website for exact departure times and book early...we will sell out!
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Lisaet
November 26, 2018|
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Response from TheRideNYC | Property representative |
Yes, we do not operate THE RIDE in the evening tomorrow. We will have morning and afternoon departures only that will not be affected because the tree lighting is at night. Thanks for checking.
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