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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 this 5-hour guided tour of NYC’s top attractions. Travel by both boat 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.*boat cruise is not included during the off season Jan 1 - April 1
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
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$89.99 USD
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Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Guided 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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
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$57.00 USD
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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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$109.00 USD
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9/11 Memorial and Ground Zero Walking Tour with Optional 9/11 Museum Upgrade

In remembrance of the events that took place on September 11, 2001, take this 1.5-hour walking tour of Ground Zero and the National September 11 Memorial. Walk through the space of the former World Trade Center in New York City. A certified guide with a personal connection to the events of that day shares stories of tragedy and heroism. Get a deeper understanding of the events that took place here. Upgrade to add entry into the National September 11 Museum.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.00 USD
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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
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Best of Brooklyn Half-Day Food and Culture 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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
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$125.00 USD
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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 3.5-hour 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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$56.00 USD
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Best of Both Niagara Falls  American/Canadian Tour

Explore some of the most popular attractions on both the Canadian and American sides of Niagara Falls on this guided sightseeing tour. Enjoy must-have experiences like riding to experience a view from the Niagara River unlike any other on the world-famous Maid of The Mist Cruise, visit Table Rock Centre, a retail and observation complex and explore The Cave of the Winds. A valid passport is required.
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$149.95 USD
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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 4-hour, private 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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$165.00 USD
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VIP NYC Access: Statue of Liberty, Empire State, Ground Zero & 911 Memorial

The Big Apple has a lot to offer. This VIP NY tour offers express skip the line access to NYC's Best landmarks. Start your day with the view on top of the Empire State Building and end the day with skipping the flex line and joining the exclusive Reserve access at the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Ferry. You’ll will visit famous NYC Landmarks on your guided tour like Bryant Park, 42nd Street, 5th Ave, NY Public Library, NYC Subway System, Battery Park, Wall St, Ground Zero and 911 Memorial Pools. You can upgrade by adding the optional skip-the-line tour of the 9/11 Memorial Museum or the Freedom Towers observation deck.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$119.00 USD
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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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$49.00 USD
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Small-Group Tour of Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island

Immerse yourself in New York City history with this 4-hour 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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
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Harlem Gospel and Brunch Tour

Experience Harlem’s authentic sounds and flavors on a 4-hour, guided walking tour with a gospel service and brunch. Follow your experienced guide through the heart of the Mount Morris Historic District, where well-preserved brownstone homes evoke New York City’s gilded age. See the storied historic theater, then attend a local gospel service to clap, stomp and sing along to classic Harlem melodies. Finish your tour with brunch at a local restaurant, and enjoy a leisurely Sunday morning in one of Manhattan’s most vivid neighborhoods. 
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Duration: 4 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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$124.00 USD
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New York City Tour of Bronx, Queens and Brooklyn by Bus

Get a taste for the ‘real’ New York during this 4-hour bus-based sightseeing tour of the Bronx, Queens, and Brooklyn. Experience NYC’s lesser-known neighborhoods and landmarks as you explore the profusion of multi-ethnic cultures in Queens, visit the famous Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, and learn about the mix of Orthodox Jews and bohemian artists that populate Brooklyn.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$55.00 USD
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The Super Tour of NYC Heroes Comics and More

Comic book and movie buffs are sure to love this 3.5-hour superhero tour of New York City. Explore the city, and see more than 40 places where your favorite heroes have been filmed for TV and movies. From Spider-Man, to The Avengers, and Batman and Superman, visit some of the most well-known spots where these superheroes saved the world.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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$56.00 USD
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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
  • Free Cancellation
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$124.00 USD
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NYC Speakeasy Walking Tour

Step into the shoes of a Roaring Twenties scofflaw on this cocktail tour of Manhattan’s best and most secretive speakeasies. Learn about the history of Prohibition and how New Yorkers responded with an underground liquor scene, and then visit six or seven modern incarnations of these vintage watering holes. Discover the locations and hidden entrances of such hard-to-find spots, and enjoy high-quality craft cocktails while soaking up the nostalgic atmosphere.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$27.00 USD
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Private New York tour with luxury minivan

Enjoy the city that never sleeps your way, your style, in your own chauffeur-driven minivan with panoramic roof and private guide. Discover New York on an itinerary custom-crafted to suit your interests. See Central Park, the Statue of Liberty, Ground Zero, or Brooklyn Bridge; tour museums or hunt down movie locations; or shop the city’s glitziest boutiques. Price is valid for up to four travelers but excludes any entrance fees.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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$490.00 USD
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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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
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$62.00 USD
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Maid in America Tour of Niagara Falls, USA from Buffalo, NY

Get picked up in Buffalo, NY and travel to the iconic Niagara Falls, NY.  Watch an enormous amount of water rush over Niagara Falls every minute on this tour of the American side of this natural world wonder. You'll feel the refreshing spray of Horseshoe Falls on your face during a Maid of the Mist boat cruise, and soak up the magnitude of Bridal Veil Falls as you stand at the base and explore the Cave of the Winds. Amazement awaits on this up close and personal experience of Niagara Falls.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$119.95 USD
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NYC Highlights 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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$74.00 USD
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Gossip Girl Sites Tour

Relive your favorite moments from TV’s ‘Gossip Girl’ during this entertaining 3-hour visit to the New York hotspots and frequent filming locations featured on this hit show. Enter into the world of Serena, Blair, Chuck, Dan, Vanessa and Nate as you discover over 30 ‘Gossip Girl’ set locations, following the NYC actor or actress who will serve as your guide. Along the way you’ll watch clips of show highlights and hear little-known facts about the cast and crew. Your ‘Gossip Girl’ tour also includes transport by air-conditioned coach.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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$56.00 USD
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Viator VIP: Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty and 9/11 Memorial

Feel like a true New Yorker with this VIP tour of the Big Apple, offering early and skip-the-line access to the city’s best-known landmarks. Skip the crowds, but not the views, on top of the Empire State Building, and skip the line at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. You’ll also make stops at iconic NYC landmarks during a hop-on, hop-off river cruise. Want to add even more? An optional skip-the-line tour of the 9/11 Memorial is also available. It’s a Viator exclusive package that can't be booked anywhere else!
  • Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
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