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Skip-Line Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island Tour + Pedestal Ticket Upgrade

Skip-Line Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island Tour + Pedestal Ticket Upgrade

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Check two New York landmarks off your bucket list on this exciting guided 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 (if upgrade selected) 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.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$49.00
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US$49.00
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Amazing, Informative

Corey was an amazing guide! He was so full of energy, information and charm! I love learning new things, and (even though I've been to the Lady before) he taught me some new things! I highly recommend this tour!

Coleen, Mar 2020

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New York Catacombs by Candlelight

New York Catacombs by Candlelight

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Go behind-the-scenes at the Basilica of St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral, and see parts of the church that are otherwise off-limits to visitors, during this catacombs tour. Meet your guide at a convenient location in Lower Manhattan, and follow them into the church. As you explore, learn all about the landmark’s place in New York history and discover the final resting place of famous New Yorkers past.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$37.00
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US$37.00
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Best of Brooklyn Half-Day Food and Culture, Bus and Walking Tour

Best of Brooklyn Half-Day Food and Culture, Bus and Walking Tour

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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. Vegetarians can be accommodated.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$125.00
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US$125.00
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Harlem Sunday Morning Gospel Tour

Harlem Sunday Morning Gospel Tour

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Harlem is one of New York City’s most culturally rich neighborhoods. Don’t miss out on its beauty just because you don’t know where to go on your own. This Harlem Sunday morning gospel tour, complete with a gospel choir service, takes care of the details for you. See the Apollo Theater and Cotton Club, and explore parts of this neighborhood. Upgrade to include a soul food brunch at a local restaurant.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$65.00
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US$65.00
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9/11 Memorial and Ground Zero Walking Tour with Optional 9/11 Museum

9/11 Memorial and Ground Zero Walking Tour with Optional 9/11 Museum

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Learn more about the tragedies and triumphs of 9/11, one of the darkest days in NYC history, as you explore the 9/11 Memorial with a native New Yorker guide. Visit significant sites such as the 9/11 Memorial, St. Paul's Church, and the Fireman's Memorial on a walking tour, see the recently built Oculus, and upgrade to include admission to the 9/11 Museum.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$61.99
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US$61.99
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Skip the Line Private Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour Ticket

Skip the Line Private Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour Ticket

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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.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$176.00
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US$176.00
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NYC Tour with Statue of Liberty Pedestal Access

NYC Tour with Statue of Liberty Pedestal Access

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Maximize your sightseeing time in high-energy New York City on this tour offering skip-the-line access to the city’s most iconic landmarks. This guided excursion helps you avoid long lines at popular sights including the Statue of Liberty, meaning you have more time for an included bus tour as well as visits to Big Apple attractions like the National 9/11 Memorial & Museum, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, and lunch in Little Italy (at your own expense).
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$99.00
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US$99.00
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Inside Central Park Bike Tour

Inside Central Park Bike Tour

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Pedal the shady paths and boulevards of Central Park on a guided bike tour with a small group of cyclists. Enjoy a leisurely pace as you trace a route to landmarks and hidden gems, from the Bethesda Fountain to the memorial at Strawberry Fields. See the Dakota apartment building where John Lennon lived, then loop around Cleopatra’s Needle and visit Jackie Kennedy Onassis Reservoir. Take in the natural side of life in New York City with an experience that’s suitable for all fitness levels and experience.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$48.99
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US$48.99
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A Slice of Brooklyn Pizza Tour

A Slice of Brooklyn Pizza Tour

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Brooklyn is packed with pizzerias, but knowing where to go for a quality slice can be a challenge. On this sightseeing and pizza bus tour from Manhattan, explore one of New York City's trendiest boroughs from end-to-end, seeing Dumbo, Sunset Park, Bay Ridge, and Coney Island. Along the way, stop at two of Brooklyn's best pizzerias to sink your teeth into Neapolitan- and Sicilian-style slices.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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US$83.00
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US$83.00

SoHo, Little Italy and Chinatown Walking Tour

SoHo, Little Italy and Chinatown Walking Tour

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Pack highlights of New York City’s most interesting neighborhoods—SoHo, Little Italy, and Chinatown—all into one day with this walking tour. In SoHo, visit the Cast Iron Historic District and learn about 19th-century architecture. In Little Italy, see mob sites and hear about John Gotti, an American mobster. In Chinatown, soak up the sights, smells, and sounds of the neighborhood.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$35.00
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Boroughs Tour: Harlem, Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Coney Island

Boroughs Tour: Harlem, Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Coney Island

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Take a break from Manhattan’s major tourist zones on a day trip through Harlem, the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn, and Coney Island. Avoid the hassle of planning logistics, and enjoy the views as your guide navigates the way through neighborhoods often missed by visitors. Going with a guide also ensures you spot hidden landmarks and leave with an insider’s understanding of New York’s outer boroughs.
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  • 5 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$75.00
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US$75.00

Kramer's Reality Tour for Seinfeld Fans

Kramer's Reality Tour for Seinfeld Fans

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There are many TV tours in New York City that will take you to areas where the hit show Seinfeld was filmed, but this Kramer's reality tour is unlike any other experience out there. You’ll spend a few hours with the man who inspired Cosmo Kramer, the stylish oddball, and hear some of Kenny Kramer’s real-life tales that became Seinfeld story lines before seeing the show’s most iconic spots.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$52.80
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Private Central Park Guided Tour by Pedicab

Private Central Park Guided Tour by Pedicab

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Central Park consists of 843 acres (341 hectares) of green space, with 58 miles (93 kilometers) of paths. Rather than spend days trying to see it all on foot, soak up the sights on a private pedicab tour with your own personal driver-guide. The shorter tour covers half the park, including Bow Bridge and Strawberry Fields; upgrade to the longer tour to see 34 highlights, including Alice in Wonderland.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$52.27
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US$52.27

New York Dyker Heights Christmas Lights

New York Dyker Heights Christmas Lights

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Dyker Heights lights up at Christmas, with elaborate displays and vibrant colors dominating the doorsteps, front yards and footpaths of this Brooklyn neighborhood. Revel in this enchanting spectacle without the risk of getting lost on this guided evening tour around the neighborhood. Afterward, drive down to the Brooklyn Heights for cinematic views of the Brooklyn Bridge and Manhattan skyline at Christmas—perfect for Instagram or the photo albums at home.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$55.00
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US$55.00

Artistic, Alternative Greenwich Village Walking Tour

Artistic, Alternative Greenwich Village Walking Tour

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Artists have always called New York City’s Greenwich Village home. Learn about the artists of this area from past and present during this Greenwich Village walking tour. Perfect for new and seasoned visitors to NYC, hear little-known facts about Edgar Allan Poe, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, and countless others, that you wouldn’t hear if exploring independently. Walk the winding streets and visit Washington Square Park, reliving more than 200 years of history.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$35.00
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US$35.00
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Harlem Wednesday-Morning Gospel Tour

Harlem Wednesday-Morning Gospel Tour

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Discover the vibrant history and musical legacy of Harlem on this exclusive insider’s gospel tour. Stroll past beautiful brownstones while learning about Harlem’s famous former residents and take part in an uplifting Wednesday morning service featuring the talented ARC gospel choir, which supports drug addiction recovery programs within the community. Upgrade to include lunch at Sylvia’s, a local eatery renowned for serving up some of the best soul food in New York.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$65.00
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US$65.00
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Guided New York City Walking Tour from Manhattan to Brooklyn

Guided New York City Walking Tour from Manhattan to Brooklyn

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Combine an introduction to Manhattan with a walk across the Brooklyn Bridge in just a few hours, saving time with a guide who knows the best ways around the city to see more in less time. Walk from Manhattan to the trendy Dumbo neighborhood of Brooklyn, and cross the Brooklyn Bridge. Your guide tells you NYC history and fun city facts as you stroll.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$35.00
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US$35.00
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New York City Slavery and Underground Railroad Tour

New York City Slavery and Underground Railroad Tour

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Uncover a unique part of New York history not always brushed upon during this New York City Slavery and Underground Railroad tour. Follow the NYC Freedom Trail, and learn how a group of brave men and women forged the network that became the Underground Railroad. View the former city stations that were included on the Underground Railroad, and discover how New Yorkers risked their lives to help people escape slavery.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$35.00
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US$35.00
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Central Park Walking Tour

Central Park Walking Tour

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Central Park is one of New York City's star attractions. Rather than wandering through it alone, you'll have a far richer experience in the company of a guide who knows it well. In a small group, follow your guide through the park on a walking tour that covers the history, structures, plants, animals, and movies associated with the park.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$44.20
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US$44.20

Wall Street Insider Tour with a Finance Professional

Wall Street Insider Tour with a Finance Professional

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Wall Street’s eight blocks are full of stories of the past and present, but other similar walking tours don’t offer an exclusive look into the area’s history with someone who worked on Wall Street. This tour is led by Wall Street insiders, and takes you to see top attractions such as the New York Stock Exchange and Goldman Sachs. Plus, you’ll get the scoop about the lifestyle of a Wall Street trader.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$35.00
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US$35.00
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Sunset Tour of Central Park

Sunset Tour of Central Park

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If you’re new to New York City, going into Central Park at sunset by yourself may result in you getting lost in its huge grounds. This Central Park sunset walking tour takes you into the park with a guide to see some of its most famous landmarks, including Bethesda Fountain, the Central Park Zoo, and Shakespeare Garden. Plus, you’ll learn about the history of Central Park along the way.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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US$52.50
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World Trade Center 911 and Ground Zero Walking Tour

World Trade Center 911 and Ground Zero Walking Tour

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Learn about the incredible firefighters who rushed to Ground Zero during the 911 attacks and the people who survived the World Trade Center’s collapse on this emotionally moving walking tour through Lower Manhattan. Discover how WTC’s gleaming new skyscraper, Freedom Tower, was designed and built. Led by a local guide, proceeds from this tour go to the non-profit Fire Department of New York Foundation.
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  • 2 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$24.95
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US$24.95
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Greenwich Village Walking and Food Tasting Tour

Greenwich Village Walking and Food Tasting Tour

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Absorb New York City’s food culture on a walking tour of Greenwich Village. Skip hours of research and trust your guide as you head to the area’s top-rated eateries to sample a variety of New York specialities, from pizza to artisanal cupcakes. Along the way, your guide points out hidden landmarks often missed by visitors and locals alike, leaving you with inside knowledge about the neighborhood.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$69.34
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Statue of Liberty with Pedestal and Reserve Access: Small-Group Afternoon Tour

Statue of Liberty with Pedestal and Reserve Access: Small-Group Afternoon Tour

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The Statue of Liberty is New York's most iconic landmark and lines for the Liberty Island ferry can be long, especially in the afternoon. On this tour, save time with reserve access and enjoy a guided tour of Liberty Island. Visit the Pedestal Museum, climb to the top of the Pedestal for a stunning view of the NYC skyline, and enjoy free time on the island before returning to Manhattan.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$57.00
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US$57.00
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