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“Entertaining!”
Review of The Ride

The Ride
Ranked #161 of 726 Tours in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: 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 future of NYC comes alive! THE DOWNTOWN EXPERIENCE is a multimedia historical adventure exploring Downtown Manhattan, featuring the magic of virtual reality that allows visitors to relive historic moments in time. All experiences unfold from our $1.5 million-dollar buses with stadium-style seating, advanced audio/visual technology and floor-to-ceiling glass windows.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Watching street performers that had wireless mikes audible to the Ride passengers was AWESOME! The

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TheRideNYC, Manager at The Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Thank you for your 5 star review of THE RIDE. It was wonderful to have you aboard with us. Please tell your friends and family about your experience. We'd love to have them aboard as well. #RevolutionizingSightseeing

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Hands down one of the best parts of our vacation. My two 11 year olds thought it was awesome! Scott and Jackie were hilarious! So creative and entertaining! Highly recommended!!

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Our 9pm ride was superb.the girls on the bus were great entertainment and if your willing to get involved ;if only a little you'll really enjoy the next 90minutes.loved it

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TheRideNYC, Manager at The Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Thank you for your 5 star review of THE RIDE. It was wonderful to have you aboard with us. Please tell your friends and family about your experience. We'd love to have them aboard as well. #RevolutionizingSightseeing

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

The seats in the bus face sideways, which allows passengers to see the city much better. The host points out great architecture and where people live. It lasts about an hour. I would have liked a longer tour.

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TheRideNYC, Manager at The Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Thank you for your 4 star review of THE RIDE. It was wonderful to have you aboard with us. Please tell your friends and family about your experience. We'd love to have them aboard as well. #RevolutionizingSightseeing

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

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TheRideNYC, Manager at The Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

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