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New York City

New York in One Day Guided Sightseeing Tour

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Combine New York City’s top attractions in a guided tour via bus and boat (April–December). With insider commentary from your guide, visit Rockefeller Center, 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.
  • 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
What to Expect
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.
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Departure Point
770 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019, USA
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Expert Local Tour Guide Narrative
  • Transportation With Luxury Tour Bus
  • Bottled Water on Buses
  • Entry/Admission - New York Harbor
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Boat cruise is not included during the off season Jan 1 - April 1 (guests will visit Grand Central Terminal during this time)
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Daily Departures at 10 am & 11 am (less crowded)
  • Duration: 6 Hours
  • 1-hr Boat Cruise Included
  • Tour is operated in English language only
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Departure/End Location: 7th Avenue, between 50th and 51st Streets (west side in the middle of the block)
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Great affordable tour that took in a lot of highlights. I would highly recommend to first time visitors at beginning of your visit. Lots of great insider insights that would have saved us time and money on other parts of our visit! Tyler the guide was outstanding - she had
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My husband and I did a quick trip to NYC for a couple of days and wanted to do some REAL sightseeing and chose USAGuided Tours NY based on my experience with their sister company in DC. We had a really great tour. Tony, our driver, was actually from the DMV and was super nice.
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Our tour guide Tim was excellent. He was extremely knowledgeable and had a very personal/relational style. He blended New York facts with personal stories. The tour itself was a great overview of New York especially since we had limited time there. Highly recommended.
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Our guide, Gil, and driver, Ron, provided an excellent experience and tour of NYC. The bus was very comfortable and afforded good viewing from our seats. Gil was very personable and had a wealth of knowledge about NYC. He answered all questions. He made sure to keep the group
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Can’t recommend this tour enough, it’s a must do on your first day in NYC! Our tour guide Jack and driver Roy were great. Jack was very informative, funny and extremely knowledgeable. You get plenty of value for your money. We had a great time and will be telling any visitors to
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  • Languages Offered: English
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