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Highly Rated New York Tours currently has a 97% Super High TripAdvisor rating based on over 1800 reviews of our 9 Hour Main Attractions Tour. Our Top Tour makes all the great stops in New York City.
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50th and 5th Avenue, New York City, NY
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Reviewed yesterday

I chose this tour on a recommendation from a friend and because it crammed all the big ticket items of New York into 1 day. It was a massive day - we covered everything on the advertised list plus more, by foot, bus, train and...More

Thank sandpdowns
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

With my family on a trip to California including LA to San Francisco. We booked this tour, received confirmation and arrived in plenty of time. The local tour operator guide advised us at 10:50am and then via her supervisor at 11am over the phone that...More

Thank TLH65
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mark was our guide for the day and he was extremely knowledgeable on all the places that we visited, we took the 9 hour tour with private bus and it was worth paying the extra to include this. We had some fantastic photo opportunities with...More

Thank Pebbles60
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the 9 hour walking tour with Julian as our guide. This young man was simply amazing. He was very knowledgeable, caring, energetic, funny and charismatic. It was probably one of the best tours I have ever been on. I highly recommend that if...More

2  Thank Jim H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this tour because of the variety of things you would see in one day. We knew it would be a full day and it was. Julien was a fantastic tour guide who was full of information about the city. Levi was a great...More

Thank Diane T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I chose to do this full day tour as I only had one full day to spend in Manhattan and I knew I couldn't achieve on my own what this tour achieves in such a short time. It was a terrific tour, with Marc's enthusiastic...More

Thank CCookKiwi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down best tour I’ve ever done! We had Marc for a tour guide and Levi was our driver. Marc was great, interesting, and so knowledgeable about the area. We had a group of 31 and he keep us all together, entertained and intrigued with...More

Thank jessicagarland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Julian was awesome. He's really professional. He knows his city. He's very knowledgeable about every attraction we visited. He has GREAT energy, it's a lot of energy but not the annoying kind. Levi was a great driver, he always came back on time and I...More

Thank michymash2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really was a energized walk around NY!! Julian energy all the tours , and the history behind each building!! Amazing!!!

Thank Ana B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife, son, and I took this tour with Julien Mellon. OK, so at first I was apprehensive about anyone showing up. But Julien was there in plenty of time and he worked at collecting all the tour guests. He was great at keeping everyone...More

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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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16 August 2018|
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Response from Delifa |
Yes there is a bus you do walk a lot but it is broken up and you have some rest time when en route to next stop I would guess 8,000-10,000 steps
12 June 2018|
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Response from harish_h_patil | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the tour guide stays whole time with you when using Subway and the bus. In fact tickets for the usage of Subway and Bus are part of the tour ticket and hence you need not pay anywhere when using this option. This option... More