5 star rating: Highly Recommended 2 Reviews

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  • Location:New York City, New York
  • Duration:10 hours (approx.)

Ultimate NYC 4th of July Experience: BBQ Lunch, Manhattan Tour and Statue of Liberty Fireworks Cruise

Feasting and partying is the best way to celebrate the 4th of July. And this all-day red, white and blue extravaganza in New York City is the way to do it. Start with a barbecue lunch on a terrace overlooking Times Square and Broadway. Then board a comfortable coach for a tour from Midtown to Lower Manhattan, learning about the history of New York City along the way. For the grand finale, board a boat to take a scenic cruise in New York Harbor where you’ll enjoy a buffet dinner, make use of an open bar and watch a dazzling fireworks show. 


  • All-day 4th of July celebration in New York City
  • Enjoy a BBQ lunch on an outdoor terrace overlooking Times Square
  • Take a historical sightseeing tour of Lower Manhattan
  • Relax on an evening cruise on a deluxe yacht in New York Harbor and admire the Statue of Liberty
  • Enjoy a dinner buffet, open bar and DJ entertainment on board
  • Watch a spectacular fireworks show on the water!

What You Can Expect

Ultimate NYC 4th of July Experience: BBQ Lunch, Manhattan Tour and Statue of Liberty Fireworks Cruise

Enjoy a BBQ feast while viewing the bustle of Broadway and Times Square

Start your unforgettable 4th of July on the outdoor terrace of Supernova in the Novotel New York hotel at 1pm. A feast for the taste buds and the eyes await: Eat barbecue meat, hot dogs and hamburgers as you look down on bustling Broadway and Times Square. 

After the barbecue, hop on a comfortable coach for a tour through New York City. As you make your way toward the tip of Lower Manhattan, learn about the history of the city and various landmarks. Then at Hudson River Pier, get on a yacht to begin an exciting evening cruise throughout New York Harbor. 

With a DJ spinning tunes, enjoy a buffet dinner and drinks from the open bar. The best, though, has yet to come: as the Statue of Liberty looms in the distance, watch the exciting and extravagant fireworks display, the dazzling sparklers lighting up the dynamic city skyline. 

When the show is over, the boat docks at Hudson River Pier. Board the coach to be taken back to Midtown, concluding an incredible 4th of July in New York City. 

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2014

Great value for money the bus trip and cruise on the Hudson River ,was even better then I expected . I would and have recommend this experience to numerous friends.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2014

Visiting NYC from the Carolinas, we and another couple chose this tour to celebrate the 4th of July and we were so happy we did! With the threat of rain, we were not inconvenienced because the BBQ was held indoors (instead of outdoors) and the afternoon coach tour of the city kept us dry and in comfort. The guide was informative and it was relaxing to sit back and see the city from that vantage point. As promised, we were delivered to the harbor with just a short walk to the ship. The staff onboard was helpful and courteous. We shared a table with four other people and enjoyed a really nice buffet! One of the tour guides was also onboard to share info on the sights from the harbor as we sailed. Great view of the fireworks; in fact, we first were treated to the NJ fireworks show before the NYC display! The food and drinks continue as we sailed back to the harbor. Our familiar coaches were there to wisk us away from the crowds and back to the city. It was very well done and we will book another Viator tour when we get the chance. It was really the best way to see the city, enjoy a lovely lunch and dinner and the fireworks!

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