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New York City Guided Sightseeing Tour by Double Decker Bus provided by City Sightseeing New York

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New York City Guided Sightseeing Tour by Double Decker Bus

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See New York City’s major landmarks on one 6- or 8-hour double-decker bus tour. This narrated sightseeing trip is ideal for those short on time and eager to experience Manhattan’s top sights, from Times Square to Madison Square Garden, Central Park to Museum Mile. You’ll even cruise New York Harbor past the Statue of Liberty. Choose the longer tour and see the city from Rockefeller Center’s Observation Deck.
You'll start at
777 8th Ave
777 8th Ave, New York, NY 10036, USACheck in at 8:30am
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  • Pass by Times Square
    Pass by Greenwich Village
    Pass by Madison Square Garden
    Pass by Gray Line New York Sightseeing
  • 1
    One World Trade Center
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    The High Line
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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You'll end at
Rockefeller Center
Rockefeller Center, New York, NY, USA
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  • Visit New York City’s major attractions on a convenient double-decker bus 
  • Choose between two affordable, jam-packed Manhattan sightseeing itineraries 
  • Hop off to cruise across New York Harbor and explore by some sites by foot 
  • See the city from Rockefeller Center’s Observation Deck on the 8-hour tour
What to Expect
Book your choice of either the 6- or 8-hour tour. Then climb aboard a double-decker bus for a convenient, narrated drive through Manhattan. Your route includes many of New York City’s major attractions, including Central Park, Times Square, Museum Mile and more. Along the way, you’ll hear fun facts from your guide and stop to explore One World Trade Center and South Street Seaport by foot. You’ll even board a boat for a 1-hour cruise of New York Harbor to snap photos of the Statue of Liberty. If you opt for the 8-hour tour, you’ll also get admission to Rockefeller Center’s Top of the Rock Observation deck, where you’ll see sweeping views of the city skyline in all directions.
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Important Information
Departure Point
777 8th Ave, New York, NY 10036, USA
Return Details
Rockefeller Center, New York, NY, USA
  • Professional guide
  • Transport by double decker bus
  • 1-hour New York Harbor cruise
  • Walking Tours of Chelsea Highline and One World Trade Center Campus
  • Entry/Admission - One World Trade Center
  • Entry/Admission - The High Line
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible, please advise at time of booking to guarantee wheelchair accessibility
  • Tours stop for lunch (at your own expense)
  • Infants 2 years and under are free
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Martinez wrote a review Mar 2020
New York City, New York5 contributions
Calgary Niagara falls 1 week in new York Vegas grand canyon magic Mountain Disneyland. With Elena Daniel Alex and Adriana. What a trip. Everything was a highlight. Expensive but we have memories for a lifetime.
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Emma C wrote a review Feb 2020
5 contributions2 helpful votes
For every block there are at least 4-5 people from this company trying to sell you a ticket. There are 2 buses! The wait is at least 30-45 mins for a bus. There are no tour guides. The queues are insane and then when you complain no one takes accountability! This is one
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Dale B wrote a review Dec 2019
2 contributions
We were recently sightseeing in NYC. There many people on the streets hawking bus tours. We booked with Top View and we're very dissatisfied. Only one window was clean enough to see out of. It was quite cold outside so no one used the outdoor upper deck. The buses heater did not
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Date of experience: December 2019
James R wrote a review Oct 2019
Santa Clara, California3 contributions
We tried two different 'tour guides' on this bus tour. Gave up on the 2nd guy 1/2 way through the tour and took the subway back to Times Square. We could have gotten more information from the internet. The audio is poor and tour guides don't seem to care about your experience
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Date of experience: October 2019
Stacey Jones wrote a review Sep 2019
Portsmouth, Virginia4 contributions
Great experience, tour guide very nice and helpful. Guide took time to explain to me how and where to catch train back to our destination after tour ended. Very fun, relaxing, informative and enjoyable night tour.
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Date of experience: September 2019
About the operator

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By: City Sightseeing New York
It worked out great, thank you for the experience with flex 3 will use again. Will recommend to other to use.
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No windows on a sight seeing bus!
This was the biggest disappointment of our trip to NYC to ring in the New Year. The sight seeing tour bus, did not
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Closed+still selling tickets=fraud
Their website is up and running, selling dated tickets, and they have a deal running with groupon. Only problem is
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What good is the insurance?
Bought tickets, and their insurance, in February 2020 to use in May. Coronavirus hit hard in March and we opted th
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Not bad but not sure if worth it
It had a few things worth getting this but some place was less the value. Would of been less to purchase separate.
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Unhelpful and unethical!
We bought 3 adult passes in early March for a friends' trip to New Tork in April. The cost was 627 dollars. Within
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NYC Hop On Hop Off
Another city, another Hop On, Hop Off!! Absolutely amazing routes to see every part of NYC you want and need too! D
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It amounts to theft
Bought 3 sightseeing passed in January for a trip in a May from the UK, $750 Clearly this trip is not possible, all
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I bought a ticket for top of the rock for my last day in New York. The ticket that downloaded on the app did not w
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Purchased the NO Sightseeing Pass, but did not buy the insurance as we were in the area regardless. Notified from
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Louise S
Great sightseeing
Booked a NYC sightseeing pass in advance of our trip, so we were able to pretty much get straight on the bus, once
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6 tickets top attractions
It was brilliant value, easy to use and covered all of the sight seeing we had time for. Have recommended it to my
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Extremely poor, rude and unprofessional.
This is without doubt the worst hop on, hop off city bus tour I have ever encountered. On 2nd February my wife an
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Family holiday
Freestyle pass was excellent value, easy to use and would highly recommend. Did all the bus tours and 3 attractions
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Freestyling in New York : magnificent
Really good value for money. We bought a Freestyle pass with 7 attractions, attraction entrances are valid for 14d
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  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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