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

US$ 99.15 Price per person from View price guide

Highlights

  • Choose your own adventures with flexible hop-on hop-off services
  • Eye-popping views at either either the Empire State Building Observatory or the Top of the Rock Observatory
  • Visit the iconic Statue of Liberty
  • Save at least $175 on what it would cost to buy the different parts of the package separately!

Overview

This fabulous ticket combines 3 days of pure fun and excitement including extensive double decker touring, a delightful Hop-on, Hop-off Ferry, a close look at the Statue of Liberty, and other thrilling attractions. And it's incredible value! You'll save at least $175 on what you would spend if you purchased all the components separately.

No fewer than 72 hrs of sightseeing on four bus tours are included in this package. Two - the Downtown Tour and the Uptown & Harlem Tour - are hop-on hop-off buses.

You can also see the city sparkle at night on an escorted Night Tour.

Visiting an NY skyscraper is a must-do! With this combo you can Empire State Building Observatory or the Top of the Rock Observatory. It’s your choice! Another splendid attraction is the Museum of the City of New York.

The included ferry ride to Liberty Island gives you a chance to see the stupendous Statue of Liberty from close quarters.

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!

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Itinerary

The fantastic value tour includes 72 hrs of double decker sightseeing, attractions, shopping, and more! The bus tours include the Downtown Hop-On Hop-Off Tour, Uptown & Harlem Hop-On Hop-Off Tour, Night Tour and Brooklyn Hop-on Hop-off tour.

Attractions include free admission to the Museum of the City of New York, a Hop-on, Hop-off Ferry, entrance to an observation deck at the Empire State Building or Top of the Rock, and a round trip ferry ticket to the Statue of Liberty National Monument on Liberty Island.

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.)

Downtown Hop-On Hop-Off Tour (2½ 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 thousands of immigrants, making this diverse city truly the World’s Capital.

View the most famous 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 (2½ 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, landmarks of entertainment, sports and that wonderful ‘green lung’ known as Central Park, as well as 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 (2½ hours):
Unlike the previous tours, which are hop-on hop-off, it is an escorted bus tour. There is just one stop.

It’s the only double-decker night tour in New York which stops at 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.

Between 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 (1½ hours):
Like the excursion described above this a hop-on hop-off. It departs from Whitehall St. between Bridge & Pearl Sts., (stop #14 on the Downtown Tour) every hour from 10.30 am to 3.30 pm.

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 you 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.

Museum of the City of New York (free admission):
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.

Bronx Tour: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.

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 panorama 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.

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!

Statue of Liberty:
The magnificent Statue of Liberty was a gift from France to the United States for the 100th anniversary of America’s independence. The package does not include a ticket to go inside or up the Statue of Liberty. This must be booked separately and in advance.

Boats to Liberty depart at regular intervals from Battery Park (Whitehall Street between Bridge & Pearl Sts. Stop #14 on downtown Tour bus). The first boat departs at 9.30 am.

In summer this is a very popular trip and there can be a long wait for a ferry. You are advised to plan your day so you do this part of the package early in the morning to avoid the long lines.

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Reviews

Fabulous tours with knowledgeable guides. Enjoyed all loops, including Top Of The Rock and Statue of Liberty. Easy to access. Would definitely recommend.... Mrs Tracey L Steadman

Easiest way to get around and see NYC. The 3 day package also included tickets to the Empire State Building, the Statue Of Liberty, a Harbor Cruise, and tickets to the museum. ... Cathy K Stubblefield

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

3 days (All tickets are valid for 72 hours from date/time of redemption of booking voucher)

Start time

Tours schedules and attraction opening hours:
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 between 9:00am - 5:00pm
Night Tour: Frequent departures between 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Brooklyn Tour: Departs every hour from 10:30am - 3:30pm
Museum of the City of New York (free admission): 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 apporx. 2 hours
Statue of Liberty: Daily from 8:30am - 3:30pm
Bronx Tour: Daily from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm hourly from Grant’s Tomb – connect wit

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
Tours start from the following locations: Downtown Hop-On Hop-Off Tour: Departs from Citysights NY Visitor center in Madame Tussauds, 234 West.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)
Museum of the City of New York (free admission): Located at 1220 Fifth Avenue at 103rd St. NY 10029
Empire State Building: Located between Fifth Avenue and West 34th Street
Top of the Rock Observatory: Located at 49th Street between 5th & 6th Avenues
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.
Statue of Liberty: Boats depart from Battery Park

Ending point

At your convenience

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Inclusions

  • 4 double-decker bus tours: Downtown Tour, Uptown & Harlem Tour, Night Tour and Brooklyn Tour (total of 72 hours)
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned/heated bus
  • English-speaking guide on bus tours
  • Admission to Museum of the City of New York
  • 24 hours Hop-on, Hop-off Ferry ticket
  • Return ferry ride to Liberty Island
  • Admission to your choice of either Top of the Rock Observation Deck or Empire State Building Observatory
  • 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

All parts of the combo must be used within 3 days of redeeming the booking voucher

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

You will be able to 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 the tickets.

Brooklyn tour is a Hop-on Hop-off tour

This package does not include tickets to go inside or up to the top of the Statue of Liberty. These must be booked in advance directly with the Statue of Liberty.

In the summer there can be a long line for the boat to Liberty so please plan to do this tour as early as possible in the day

“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.

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