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New York in One Day Guided Sightseeing Tour

Make the most of your time in the city that never sleeps with a guided tour of NYC’s top attractions. Travel by both boat (April–December) and bus as you swing by Wall Street, the 9/11 Memorial, South Street Seaport, Federal Hall and much more. You’ll then hop aboard a luxury boat for a sightseeing cruise past the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, complete with stunning views of the New York City skyline and Brooklyn Bridge. Finish your day exploring Central Park and landmarks like Lincoln Center.
  • Duration: 6 hours
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  • Duration: 6 hours
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Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island: Award-Winning, Small-Group Tour

Check two huge sites off your bucket list with this exciting guided 4-hour tour of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. Start the tour by getting early Reserve Line Access boarding on the ferry to Liberty Island. Once there, go inside the pedestal of the statue and head to the observation decks for an awesome view of New York City and its surroundings. Then hop back on the ferry to Ellis Island to learn about the intriguing history of immigration to America that took place here between 1892 and 1954.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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All-Access 9/11 Experience: Ground Zero Tour, 9/11 Memorial and Museum, One World Observatory

In remembrance of the events that took place on September 11, 2001, take this guided, 90-minute tour of Ground Zero and the 9/11 Memorial. Walk through the space of the former World Trade Center in New York City, and get a deeper understanding of the events that took place on that day. Your ticket also includes access to the 9/11 Museum, as well as the One World Observatory for panoramic views of the city.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
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Spirit of New York Dinner Cruise with Buffet

Get a totally different and exciting perspective on New York: from a fun dinner cruise that floats around New York Harbor and Manhattan offering stunning views of the city and some of the world's most famous landmarks, from the Statue of Liberty to the Brooklyn Bridge to the Empire State Building. Indulge in a delicious buffet dinner and then groove to the onboard DJ'ed music being spun. Add this dinner cruise to your New York itinerary today!
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Best of Brooklyn Half-Day Food and Culture Tour, combination bus & walking tour

Take a bite out of New York City’s hippest borough on this half-day Brooklyn food and culture tour. From traditional ethnic eateries to culinary hotspots that spark national dining trends, your guide will show you where to eat like a local. Snack on kielbasa and pierogis in the Polish enclave of Greenpoint, satisfy your sweet tooth in DUMBO and get a taste of farm-to-fork freshness in trendy Williamsburg.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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  • Duration: 5 hours
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Viator Exclusive: Statue of Liberty Monument Access and 9/11 Memorial

See three iconic sites on this Viator Exclusive tour in New York City, available nowhere else. With a guide by your side, explore Wall Street and learn about the history of its financial institutions. Then walk over to the 9/11 Memorial to pay homage to the lives lost there in 2001. Finally, get access to the reserve line for the ferry to Liberty Island where you'll enjoy an audio tour of the Statue of Liberty and adjoining museum. This Viator Exclusive tour of Wall Street, the 9/11 Memorial and the Statue of Liberty is a great way to experience three not-to-miss sites in one day.
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour

Get a personal introduction to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island on a private, half-day tour led by a local guide, and explore two of New York City’s most iconic sites at your own pace. Hear inspiring stories about the design and construction of the Statue of Liberty as you explore her pedestal and museum. Learn about the immigrants that came to Ellis Island from around the world in the fascinating Ellis Island Museum. This fully-customizable private tour is a perfect fit for families and groups with limited mobility.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
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Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour

Get up close and personal with Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty on this 4.5-hour tour of two New York City legendary landmarks. Listen to the live narration from you guide through your own personal headset and learn about the history of both historical spots. Enjoy access to reserve line boarding on the ferry and then take in the amazing views of southern Manhattan as you cross New York Harbor. Explore the Statue of Liberty’s onsite museum before ascending to the pedestal for views of the city skyline from 10 stories up. Relive America's immigrant experience through personal narratives and images in the Ellis Island checkpoint museum.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Sex and the City Hotspots Tour

Visit the iconic locations from the Sex and the City TV show and movies on this action-packed half-day tour. See where they bought cupcakes and sex toys. Stop by the bars where Charlotte, Carrie, Miranda, and Samantha sipped on cosmos and gossiped about guys. Plus, go to the shops where the friends shopped for clothes.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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NYC: Lower East Side Food, History and Culture of the Tenements (Small Group)

From stroopwafel to mozzarella to knishes, there are many amazing eats on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. This small-group guided Lower East Side walking tour takes your taste buds to the most edible parts of the historic neighborhood. Emphasizing immigration and its influence on the area, the tour focuses history—and the food—of one of the city’s most dynamic areas. The small group means you’ll get easier access to the guide.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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High Line Park and Greenwich Village Food Tour

Explore two of Manhattan’s most unique destinations while tantalizing your taste buds on this 3.5-hour combo tour of High Line Park and Greenwich Village. Stroll along the leafy expanse of New York’s newest public park, built on an elevated former railway line along the city’s West Side. After working up an appetite, follow your senses on a tasting tour through trendy Greenwich Village. Learn about the neighborhood’s bohemian history and high-profile residents while stopping to sample authentic Big Apple eats like pizza, chocolate and Italian specialties.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
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Small-Group Tour of Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island

Immerse yourself in New York City history with this half-day visit to Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty. Get priority boarding on the Liberty Island ferry, which takes you to the iconic Statue of Liberty. With your local guide, head inside the pedestal, visit the Statue of Liberty Museum, then hit the observation deck for unbeatable views of Manhattan. Back on board the ferry, continue to Ellis Island for an interesting lesson on immigration history from 1892 to 1954. Ferry tickets and all entrance fees are included.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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New York "Must See" Full Day: Small-Group Tour

Experience the best of the Big Apple during this roughly six-hour small group tour of Manhattan. You'll get a truly authentic city experience as you follow your guide through the vibrant streets, colorful neighborhoods and historic landmarks of this world class destination. Whether you're a first time visitor or a long time local, this is the tour for you!
  • Duration: 6 hours
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  • Duration: 6 hours
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New York City Luxury Bus Tour with Harbor Cruise and One World Observatory Admission

Experience the best of New York City in one day by following a professional guide through Manhattan's top attractions on this 6-hour NYC 360 tour. Make stops at Central Park, Rockefeller Center, 9/11 Memorial and Flat Iron and Financial districts, among others. Travel in a luxury vehicle to all locations, and learn about the the history and stories of this incredible city from your guide as you walk around each sight. Cap off a day of sightseeing with skip-the-line entrance to One World Observatory (admission included), where you'll travel more than 100 stories in less than 60 seconds .
  • Duration: 6 hours
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  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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A Slice of Brooklyn Pizza Tour

Take a bite out of Brooklyn on this fun sightseeing and pizza bus tour. Cross the Brooklyn Bridge from Manhattan and explore one of New York City's trendiest boroughs from end to end, visiting landmarks like Dumbo, Sunset Park, Bay Ridge, and the Coney Island Boardwalk, plus filming locations for famous movies like 'Goodfellas' and 'Saturday Night Fever.' Along the way, stop at two of Brooklyn's best pizzerias to sink your teeth into Neapolitan- and Sicilian-style slices. Come hungry!
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
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New York TV and Movie Tour

Step into the scenes of your favorite movies and TV shows with this guided tour of New York City’s famous filming locations. Instantly recognize the buildings, shops, landmarks, and parks that have been immortalized in small-screen and Hollywood hits. See the real-life urban sets featured in dozens of films and shows, including ‘Friends,’ ‘Seinfeld,’ ‘Girls,’ and ‘Spiderman.’ Get the inside scoop and learn fascinating New York film trivia from your expert guide, a local actor.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Hamilton Musical Walking Tour

Stroll through the life of Alexander Hamilton in New York City and the Tony Award-winning 'Hamilton' musical on a walking tour that features songs from the hit Broadway show. Whether you have already seen the show, plan to see it soon, or simply love the cast album, this tour provides context to the story as you explore lower Manhattan from the perspective of Alexander Hamilton.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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NYC at Night Bus Tour

Experience New York, the ‘city that never sleeps,’ magically lit up after dark during this 4-hour guided evening tour of the city by bus. Begin with a short nighttime stroll along the city’s famous High Line Park, then hop on a bus for a ride past illuminated landmarks like Times Square, Rockefeller Center and the neighborhoods of SoHo and Chinatown, and take short walk through Grand Central Terminal.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Bateaux New York 4th of July Fireworks Dinner Cruise

Come aboard the Bateaux New York, a fully glass-enclosed, luxury dining cruise for your Fourth of July celebrations! A five-hour upscale dining cruise on the Hudson River includes a delicious three-course plated dinner with attentive table side service. Take in the panoramic, breathtaking views of the infamous New York City skyline and the Fireworks Display (weather permitting). Sit back, relax, enjoy your spectacular meal and the live acoustic quartet musical entertainment, and celebrate the United States of America!
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Duration: 5 hours
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Private SUV Tour: Best of NYC

See New York City like a celebrity — via a comfortable SUV. This private 3-hour tour of Lower Manhattan shows you the best of the borough, taking you to historic Greenwich Village, SoHo, TriBeCa, Chinatown and Little Italy, among other neighborhoods and sites. Learn about the history of each place and get out of the SUV when you like to take photos. Can't get enough of New York? Upgrade to the 5-hour tour to explore Upper and Mid-Manhattan.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Hell's Kitchen Food Tour and Central Park Stroll

Eat your way through the fascinating mix of ethnic specialties found in New York's Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood, then discover the secrets of Central Park during this 4-hour guided tour. Sample the melting pot of cultures, including Middle Eastern, Latin and Cajun, that call Hell’s Kitchen home, snacking on some their most typical dishes. As you proceed, your guide will also share details about the neighborhood’s history. Then head to the 843-acre (341-hectare) Central Park, the beating heart of New York City. Visit lesser-known sections of this sprawling green space unknown to most tourists, and learn some of the park’s hidden secrets.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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The Sopranos Sites Tour

Immerse yourself in the shadowy world of Tony Soprano and the gang on this location tour of sites where the hit HBO series ‘The Sopranos’ was filmed. Head to New Jersey for a half-day bus tour, accompanied by an entertaining guide who has worked as an actor on the show. Get in touch with your inner boss as you visit more than 40 recognizable sites like Pizza Land, Father Phil’s parish, the Bada Bing! nightclub, and the restaurant used as family favorite Vesuvio.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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TV and Movie Locations Tour with Official NBC Studios Tour

Go behind the scenes of one of America's top television studios with this memorable tour that showcases the best of NBC. The interactive experience puts travelers right in touch with the action and includes hands-on options that are perfect for visitors of all ages. Check out the sets of Saturday Night Live and the Today Show. Film your own TV segment, which you'll be emailed to show friends back at home. Learn about the business of producing some of the nation's top programming and see iconic landmarks like Radio City Music Hall as part of this incredible tour.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Private Limousine Tour: Best of NYC

See New York City in a city slicker style with this 3-hour private tour in a chauffeured limousine around Lower Manhattan. As you lavishly cruise the streets of Lower Manhattan learn about the history of the city and of each place you pass by. See some legendary landmarks and neighborhoods such as Chinatown, the Lower East Side and One World Trade Center. Cross the iconic Brooklyn Bridge. Consider an upgrade to a 5-hour tour to include Upper and Mid-Manhattan, the perfect way to get to know New York in a day.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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