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4-Day New York Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour, Ferry, Empire State Building & Shopping Tour

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Highlights

  • Choose your own adventures with flexible hop-on hop-off bus sightseeing services
  • Eye-popping views at either either the Empire State Building Observatory or the Top of the Rock Observatory
  • Experience outlet shopping at its finest at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
  • Save at least $131 on what it would cost to buy the different parts of the package separately!

Overview

This combo ticket gives you 4 days fabulous days of New York fun including hours of double decker sightseeing, an exciting Hop-on, Hop-off Ferry, museum admission, shopping and other thrilling attractions. And it's fantastic value! You'll save at least $131 on what you would spend if you purchased all the components separately.

No fewer than 96 hrs of sightseeing on four bus tours are included in this package. There are 2 hop-on, hop-off tours (Downtown Tour and the Uptown & Harlem Tour.) You can also see the city sparkle at night on an escorted Night Tour and take a tour of fascinating Brooklyn.

The attractions element of the combo gives you the choice of either the Empire State Building Observatory or the Top of the Rock Observatory. Plus you can visit the splendid Museum of the City of New York.

Bronx tour will give you an introduction about the history, culture and its diverse population while the Brooklyn tour will give you a fascinating introduction to one of New York’s liveliest boroughs.

And, as if all that were not enough, you can also admire the city on a delightful Hop-on, Hop-off Ferry.

Plus this package now includes an Eat and Play Card which offers a fantastic range of savings at Manhattan’s best-loved restaurants, shops and attractions – meaning you save even more money!

Last of all - A trip to NYC would not be complete without some retail therapy! Your combo ticket provides for this with a return bus trip to the world’s largest collection of designer outlets at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets.

Itinerary

The incredible value New York 4 Days Hop-On Hop-Off Tours, Ferry & Shopping Combo includes 96 hrs of sightseeing in a double decker bus, plus attractions, shopping, and more! The double-decker bus tours in the package are the Downtown Hop-On Hop-Off Tour, Uptown & Harlem Hop-On Hop-Off Tour, Night Tour and Brooklyn Hop-on hop-off Tour.

The attractions element of the package includes free admission to the Museum of the City of New York, a cruise around the city's harbour, entrance to an observation deck at the Empire State Building or Top of the Rock, and a round-trip bus ride to Woodbury Common's Premium Outlets. (You can choose between the Top of the Rock observation deck or the Empire State Building observation deck at the CitySights NY visitor center when exchanging your voucher for tickets.)

Bus Tours

More details about each of the double-decker bus tours are given below. You can take these tours in any order. Downtown Hop-On Hop-Off Tour (2 ½ hours):

The three most visited sites in New York City are all located in ‘Downtown’. They include the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building, and the site of the World Trade Center – ‘Ground Zero’. Your hop-on/hop-off double decker tour bus has stops close to these locations and you can jump on and off the vehicle as you like to see the sights. Or, stay on the bus for the full 2 ½ hours and enjoy the commentary narrated by licensed tour guides.

The guides will tell you about the downtown neighborhoods, sites and attractions celebrated in song, story, film and television. Hop off and explore the artists' and writers’ quarter, Greenwich Village, or enjoy authentic Italian or Chinese cuisine in Little Italy or Chinatown, or see the neighborhood that was the first home to wave after wave of immigrants, making this diverse city truly the World’s Capital.

View the most famous districts, attractions and places of interest: Times Square, Madison Square Garden, Macy's, Empire State Building, SoHo, Chinatown, Little Italy, Site of the World Trade Center, Wall Street, Financial District, Battery Park South Street Seaport, Lower East Side, United Nations, Rockefeller Center, Carnegie Hall, Broadway Theatre District and much more.

Uptown Treasures & Harlem Hop-On Hop-Off Tour (2 ½ hours):

This hop-on hop-off tour will take you by the Lincoln Center, location of the Metropolitan Opera House – the largest in the world, home of the oldest symphony orchestra in the USA and 10 other major performing arts companies.

Enjoy narrations by licensed guides pointing out architectural masterpieces, homes of the rich and famous, cultural institutions, places of worship, entertainment landmarks, sports venues, the wonderful ‘green lung’ known as Central Park and the legendary Harlem neighborhood. You can choose your own adventure by using the convenience of the hop-on hop-off service.

The Uptown Treasures & Harlem Tour gives you views of Fifth Avenue, Museum Mile, The Dakota, Lincoln Center, Time Warner Center, Central Park, Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Guggenheim, Frick Collection, Apollo Theater, Museum of Natural History, Museum of Modern Art, and Harlem Market.

Night Tour (2 ½ hours):
Unlike the previous tours, which are hop-on hop-off, it is an escorted bus tour. There is just one stop. (During the holiday season the Night tour will be replaced by a "Light of the Holiday" tour, featuring animated window displays & holiday decorations at New York's famous department stores, giant tree at Rockefeller Center and Manhattan’s other unique sights during holidays.)

Bronx Tour(Approx. 2 hours):birthplace of hip-hop, tap dancing and breakdancing; home to the Grand Concourse (1909) modeled on Paris’s Champs-Elysees and Yankee Stadium. The tour begins at the Grant’s Tomb. En-route to the Bronx you will view more neighborhoods of Harlem and Upper Manhattan. Your tour guide will provide information about the history, culture and diverse population of the Bronx. At the only hop-off stop you can get off and see the Yankee Stadium, home to the 27-time World Series Champions, the New York Yankees.

This is the only double-decker night tour in New York which stops at the historic Brooklyn Fulton Ferry Landing for a photo opportunity and breathtaking views of the glittering necklace of the Manhattan Skyline. Enjoy night-time views and the ambiance of Times Square, Chinatown, Empire State Building, Greenwich Village, SoHo, Little Italy, Manhattan Bridge, Brooklyn Bridge and Lower East Side.

From 30 November to 02 January, the Night Tour converts to the Lights of the Holiday Tour. Between these dates you can revel in the festivities that make New York the fun capital of the world at this time of the year. Highlights include: Times Square, Laser Light show at Grand Central Terminal, Macy's, Lord & Taylor, 5th Avenue, Central Park, Bryant Park, world famous Rockefeller Christmas Tree, Radio City Music Hall, Time Warner Center, Trump Tower and St Patrick's Cathedral.

Brooklyn Tour (1 ½ hours):
Brooklyn tour is a Hop-on Hop-off tour.

Brooklyn has played an important part in the history of not only New York City but of the entire nation. This tour takes you to places connected to those major events in history complete with the sights and sounds of this populous borough.

As we enter the place that one in every seven Americans can claim a connection to, you will see the Great Bridge – the Brooklyn Bridge, the stately span that has connected Manhattan and Brooklyn since 1883. You will see the very first vehicular parkway built in the US, the grandest of triumphal arches, the home of one of the world’s greatest Egyptology collections, the site of a revolution in sports and sites connected to major events in the American Revolution and the birth of the American nation.

Attractions: Your package contains the following attractions:

Museum of the City of New York:
This famous Museum embraces the past, present, and future of New York City and celebrates the city's cultural diversity. It is located at 1220 Fifth Avenue at 103rd St. NY 10029. Opening hours are Tuesdays to Sundays 10.00 am to 5.00 pm. Allow at least 2 hours to visit this attraction.

Empire State Building Observatory Tickets:
New York's famous Empire State Building, a New York City Landmark and a National Historic Landmark, soars more than a quarter of a mile into the atmosphere above the heart of Manhattan. The Observatory located on the 86th floor, 1,050 feet (320 meters) above the city's bustling streets, offers panoramic views from within a glass enclosed pavilion and from the surrounding open-air promenade.

The Empire State Building is located between 5th avenue and West 34th Street. It is open from 8.00 am to 2.00 am. The last elevator ascends at 1.15 am. You should allow 2- 3 hours for your visit.

Top of the Rock Observatory Tickets:
Discover Top of the Rock Observation Deck and experience breathtaking views of New York City. Step on one of their glass ceiling sky shuttles for a thrilling ride to the Top, where you will find three stories of spectacular views, including a stunning, open air, 360-degree view from the 70th Floor outdoor deck.

The attraction is located at 49th Street between 5th & 6th Avenues. It is open from 8.00 am to midnight. The last elevator ascends at 11.15 pm. Allow at least 1 hour for your visit.

Woodbury Common Premium Outlets:
With 220 stores, Woodbury Common Premium Outlets is the world’s largest collection of designer outlets. You’ll find impressive savings of 25 per cent to 65 per cent every day from leading designers and name brands including Balenciaga, Burberry, Chanel, Coach, Chloe, Dolce & Gabbana, Etro, Fendi, Gap Outlet, Giorgio Armani, Gucci, J.Crew/Crewcuts, Jimmy Choo, Lacoste, Neiman Marcus Last Call, Polo Ralph Lauren, Prada, Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th, Tod’s, Tory Burch and Zegna.

Woodbury Common Premium Outlets is open 7 days a week, year ‘round with the exception of Thanksgiving and Christmas. Once your voucher has been redeemed at Madame Tussauds for boarding tickets you will be directed to the departure location.

You will also receive a complimentary VIP Coupon Book (value $10) worth hundreds of dollars of additional savings.

Hop-on, Hop-off Ferry: Experience the magical views of New York City's famous skyline while enjoying the convenience of three stops in lower Manhattan and Brooklyn! Hop-on, Hop-off Ferry Tours is the fun, friendly and most convenient way to see the harbor that made New York City what it is today!

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Reviews

This ticket gave us everything we wanted at a brilliant price. It was a voucher but easy to pick up from one location and off we went. Hop on hop off bus great way to get your... Miss Wendy A Kelly

As a family of 4 adults (15 y old son but counted as an adult) we found that these tickets saved us a few hundred dollars. We didn't even use everything on it but still felt it... Mrs S E Bocking

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

4 days (All parts of the combo valid for 96 hours from date/time of redemption of booking voucher)

Start time

Downtown Tour: Frequent departures, 7:45am – 6:00pm. Last bus from Empire State Building: 6:20pm / from Battery Park/ Statue of Liberty: 7:00pm
Uptown Treasures & Harlem Tour: Frequent departures, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Night Tour: Frequent departures, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Brooklyn Tour: Departs every hour, 10:30am - 3:30pm
Museum of the City of New York: Tuesday - Sunday; 10:00am - 5:00pm
Empire State Building: Open from 8:00am - 2:00am. Last elevator at 1:15am
Top of the Rock Observatory: Open from 8:00am to midnight. The last elevator ascends at 11:15pm
Hop-on, Hop-off Ferry: Daily 10:00am to 3:00pm, every 30 minutes. Ferry last approx. 2 hours
Woodbury Common Premium Outlets: Open 7 days a week
Bronx Tour: Daily from 10:00am - 4:00pm hourly from Grant’s Tomb – connect with Uptown Tour at stop #28

Meeting point

Please exchange your voucher for tickets at CitySights NY visitor center located at 234 West 42nd Street (Lobby of Madame Tussauds) New York, NY 10018.
The tours start from the following locations: Downtown Hop-On Hop-Off Tour: Departs from Citysights NY Visitor center in Madame Tussauds, 234 w.42nd st. Times Sq. and 8th Avenue btw. 49th and 50th Streets.
Uptown Treasures & Harlem Hop-On Hop-Off Tour: (2 ½ hours ) leaves from 8th Avenue between 42th and 43rd Streets.
Night Tour: Leaves from 8th Avenue and 7th Avenue
Brooklyn Tour: Departs from Whitehall St. between Bridge & Pearl Sts., (stop #14 on the Downtown Tour)
Bronx Tour: Daily from 10:00am - 4:00pm hourly from Grant’s Tomb – connect with Uptown Tour at stop #28 Museum of the City of New York (free admission): Located at 1220 Fifth Avenue at 103rd St. NY 10029
Empire State Building: Located between 5th avenue and West 34th Street
Top of the Rock Observatory: Located at 49th Street between 5th & 6th Avenues
Woodbury Common’s Premium Outlets: Once your voucher has been redeemed at Madame Tussauds for boarding tickets you will be directed to the departure location
Hop-on, Hop-off Ferry: Dumbo- located on old Fulton Street and Furman St., Pier 11- located on Wall St. at South Street, World Financial District- located at 199 Vessey St. Next to the Irish Memorial.

Ending point

At your convenience

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Inclusions

  • 4 double-decker bus tours: Downtown Tour, Uptown & Harlem Tour, Bronx Tour, Night Tour and Brooklyn Tour (total of 96 hours)
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned/heated bus
  • English-speaking guide on bus tours
  • Admission to: Museum of the City of New York
  • Admission to your choice of either Top of the Rock Observation Deck or Empire State Building Observatory
  • 24 hours Hop-on, Hop-off Ferry ticket
  • Roundtrip bus ride to Woodbury Common's Premium Outlets
  • Woodbury Common’s Premium Outlets complimentary VIP Coupon Book (value $10) worth hundreds of dollars of additional savings
  • Eat & Play Card – offering a great range of savings at Manhattan’s restaurants, shops and attractions

Exclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Food and drinks

Please note

You can exchange your voucher for tickets at CitySights NY visitor center located at 234 West 42nd Street (Lobby of Madame Tussauds) New York, NY 10018. All parts of the combo must be used within 4 days of redeeming the booking voucher

You will be asked to choose between the Top of the Rock Observation Deck or the Empire State Building Observation Deck when you redeem your voucher at the CitySights NY visitor center.

Brooklyn tour is a Hop-on Hop-off tour

“For children older than 11yrs, please purchase an adult ticket, otherwise an extra fee will apply at the voucher redemption”.

Ferry ticket is valid for 24 hours once redeemed.

From 01 April 2015 onwards:
Hop-on, Hop-off Ferry will be replaced by City Sightseeing New York Hop-On, Hop-Off Ferry
Museum of the City New York will be replaced by The New-York Historical Society

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Additional info

  • Woodbury Common Premium Outlets is open 7 days a week, all year with the exception of Thanksgiving and Christmas. The center offers shopping amenities such as gift cards, locker and stroller rentals, wheelchairs, foreign currency exchange and ATMs. A restaurant, centralized Food Court and additional eateries are available on-site.
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