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New York City Guided Sightseeing Tour by Double Decker Bus

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Highlights
  • Visit New York City’s major attractions on a convenient double-decker bus 
  • Choose between two affordable, jam-packed Manhattan sightseeing itineraries 
  • Hop off to cruise across New York Harbor and explore by some sites by foot 
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New York City Guided Sightseeing Tour by Double Decker Bus
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6-hr Best of Manhattan TourMost Popular
6-hour Manhattan tour including guided walks and 1-hour New York Harbor cruise. Departs at 9:00am from a central Midtown location. May run 6.5 hours, depending on group's pace.
From USD 59.00
8-hr Ultimate Manhattan Tour
8-hour Manhattan tour including guided walks, 1-hour New York Harbor cruise and Top of the Rock admission. Departs at 9:00am from a central Midtown location.
From USD 109.00
Overview
See New York City’s major landmarks on one 6- or 8-hour double-decker bus tour. This narrated sightseeing trip is ideal for those short on time and eager to experience Manhattan’s top sights, from Times Square to Madison Square Garden, Central Park to Museum Mile. You’ll even cruise New York Harbor past the Statue of Liberty. Choose the longer tour and see the city from Rockefeller Center’s Observation Deck.
What to Expect
Book your choice of either the 6- or 8-hour tour. Then climb aboard a double-decker bus for a convenient, narrated drive through Manhattan. Your route includes many of New York City’s major attractions, including Central Park, Times Square, Museum Mile and more.

Along the way, you’ll hear fun facts from your guide and stop to explore One World Trade Center and South Street Seaport by foot. You’ll even board a boat for a 1-hour cruise of New York Harbor to snap photos of the Statue of Liberty.

If you opt for the 8-hour tour, you’ll also get admission to Rockefeller Center’s Top of the Rock Observation deck, where you’ll see sweeping views of the city skyline in all directions.
Itinerary
6-Hour Tour and Cruise:
Hop aboard a double decker bus for a comprehensive 6-hour tour of New York City’s main must-see areas and attractions. Sit back and relax as you travel through Lower Manhattan and Upper Manhattan from Battery Park to Harlem. You’ll hop off to take guided walks around Wall Street, the South Street Seaport, Grant's Tomb, Rockefeller Center, Little Italy and One World Trade Center, giving you a more intimate, in-depth sightseeing experience.

Drive along Museum Mile and Central Park to Times Square, Greenwich Village and the Financial District. Your guide will entertain you with fun facts and stories about the places you see as you enjoy views.

Take a scenic 1-hour sightseeing cruise on New York Harbor, offering an unparalleled perspective of the stunning New York City skyline and the Statue of Liberty. 

8-Hour Tour, Cruise and Observation Deck:
Departing from Midtown Manhattan, travel by double decker bus through Times Square, Madison Square Garden, Greenwich Village and SoHo, and take guided walks around Wall Street, the South Street Seaport, Grant's Tomb, Rockefeller Center, Little Italy and One World Trade Center with your guide.

At Battery Park, board your 1-hour New York Harbor cruise, affording you awesome views of the city skyline. Snap an up-close photo of the Statue of Liberty.

Then, drive to Central Park and see famous St John the Divine Cathedral before continuing through Harlem and along Museum Mile and the renowned Fifth Avenue shopping street.

Arriving at Rockefeller Center, hop in the elevator and ascend 70 stories in less than 60 seconds to reach the Top of the Rock Observation Deck, where you’ll be treated to unbelievable panoramic views of bustling New York City below.
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Reviews (1,153)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Fantastic Bus Tour

I am a born and raised New Yorker...Decided to take this tour,my first time because I had visitors from California. I HAD A BALL!!! I was laughing and more excited than my visitors....Damn Shame!!LOL

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank jbonhac904
Julia K, Public Relations Manager at Gray Line New York Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thanks for your feedback. glad you enjoyed your tour, come again soon.

Reviewed 28 September 2018
Hop on, stay on! - or be stranded

Grayline Tours New York are NOT hop on, hop off - people generally stay on for the whole loop so that if you do get off, it is very unlikely that a bus with spare seats will come past. This was my experience on Day...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Coastal793893
Julia K, Public Relations Manager at Gray Line New York Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you for your feedback. Sorry for your inconvenience. We will look into this matter.

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile
Had a fantastic time!

My oldest daughter wanted to see a broadway show for her 18th birthday and we finally live close enough to make it happen. We headed into the city with only two and a half days to sight see. I read all of the reviews and...More

8  Thank Amber M
Reviewed 30 July 2018
NIce ride but some grumpy guides

Riding on the top of the bus was very nice, the drivers were going at a good pace and we got to see many points of interest. Now the bad: We rode on three different routes around New York, and two of the guides were...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 4 July 2018
Avoid this scam!!!

First we were told by the sidewalk ticket seller that the price was $59 per person, we said no thanks, then it became $49, then $39. We were told we bought the "uptown" and "downtown" tours and that it was a continuous loop that we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
12  Thank Michelle M
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