This 8-hour guided tour of New York is ideal for all those who which to discover the best of the Big Apple in one day. The tour includes tickets to the Empire State Building.
Begin your tour by boarding a comfortable bus, which will skirt the west side of Central Park and head towards Upper Manhattan. Along the way, you’ll admire the monument of Christopher Columbus, which stands in the center of Columbus Circle. Next, you will pass by the Lincoln Center, where the New York City Ballet and the Metropolitan Opera are located.
Visit The Dakota, the legendary building where John Lennon was shot. You will then walk to the nearby Garden of Peace of Strawberry Fields in Central Park. Every day dozens of fans visit this part of Central Park to commemorate the leader of The Beatles.
Before heading to the north, you will stop at the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine, the largest temple of New York. Visit Grant’s Tomb, the biggest mausoleum in the States and the resting place of Ulysses S. Grant, the eighteenth president of the country.
Enter the famous neighborhood of Harlem, epicenter of Jazz and Afro-American culture. Afterwards, cross to the east of Manhattan, to the exclusive residential area of the Upper East Side. Drive down Fifth Avenue, near Central Park, and cross the Museum Mile, which is a stretch of the same avenue. Some of the most famous museums of the city are located here: Metropolitan Museum, Guggenheim Museum and The Frick Collection.
Cross the bustling Fifth Avenue and admire St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Rockefeller Center, Madison Square Park and the world-famous Flatiron building. Next, you will head to Chelsea, where you will visit the Chelsea Markets and original High Line Park. Afterwards, make your way to Lower Manhattan, where New York City was founded and where the first immigrants settled, especially in Little Italy and Chinatown.
The tour also includes a visit to the bohemian neighborhoods of SoHo and Greenwich Village. You will then set south and stop at Ground Zero to contemplate the National September 11 Memorial that commemorates the victims of the September 11 attacks. The bus will also stop in front of the United Nations headquarters in New York.
The best of the tour is reserved till last: climb up the legendary Empire State Building and marvel at the impressive panoramic views of Manhattan.
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Tour in English
Children 3-12 years oldUS$ 125
Children under 3Free
The tour is exclusively in English.
Official English speaking guide.
Transportation by bus to the most emblematic parts of New York.
Entrance to the Empire State Building.
29% discount on the official ticket price.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You can book up until the same day (8:00 local time) if there are still places available.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
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