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Niagara Falls Day Trip from New York by Air[Category: Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours]
Discover the beauty and awesome power of Niagara Falls on a day trip from New York. You'll fly to Upstate New York, tour the falls on both the US and Canadian sides (don't forget your passport!), see all the sights, including a ride on the historic "Maid of the Mist" boat or the Journey Behind the Falls. And at the end of an amazing day you'll take an evening flight back to New York.
After being collected from your Midtown Manhattan hotel, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Upstate New York (approximately one hour). On arrival, you will be met by your guide for the day to board the bus to Niagara Falls.
After lunch, it's time to board the famous "Maid of the Mist" boat for an up-close Niagara Falls experience. The 30-minute cruise takes you through the foaming waters to the base of the American Falls and the basin of Horseshoe Falls. You will get close enough to the falls to feel their cool mist on your skin.
The "Maid of the Mist" operates only in the warmer months, typically from May to October, so if you are traveling from November to April you may visit the Journey Behind the Falls instead. An elevator takes you behind the great sheet of Niagara Falls for a thunderous up-close view of Niagara Falls. Please note that "Maid of the Mist" may cease to operate earlier than October 31 depending on weather.
Due to the extreme popularity of this tour, a minimum 5-day advance booking is required.
- Due to new TSA policies, each passenger's date of birth, passport name, number, expiry and country is required at the time of booking. Failure to include this information will result in your reservation not being completed. Contact and/or hotel in New York must be provided in order to complete reservation.
- Passenger(s) MUST have the required documentation to enter Canada.
- Dates for "Maid of the Mist" may run into November or may cease earlier than October 31 depending on weather
New York CityPass[Category: Sightseeing Tickets & Passes]
|Get the New York CityPASS, the best deal in the Big Apple. Your New York CityPASS saves you time and money as you skip long ticket queues for entry to six of New York's premier attractions.|
Each ticket booklet is packed with useful information, including hours of operation, transport and contact information, plus insider tips so you can get the most out of your visit to New York City. It's all you need to see the best of the city that never sleeps!
Your New York CityPASS includes tickets to the following must-see attractions:
- Empire State Building Observatory and one audio tour. Bonus same-night general admission ? enjoy a same-day second visit between 10pm and closing
- American Museum of Natural History with one Hayden Planetarium Space Show
- Museum of Modern Art (includes audio guide, films and admission to MoMA PS1)
- Metropolitan Museum of Art (includes all special exhibitions and same-day admission to The Cloisters museum and gardens)
- Option Ticket 1: Guggenheim Museum and one audio tour OR Top of the Rock admission
- Option Ticket 2: Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Harbor Cruise (1-hour circling the islands) OR a Circle Line Sightseeing Cruise (your choice of a 2-hour Semi-Circle Cruise, a 2-hour Harbor Lights Cruise, a 75-minute Liberty Cruise, or The Beast speedboat tour)
Special Offer - Save up to USD$70 on six attractions (including the ferry ticket to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island) with one CityPASS - that's a saving of 38%, plus, you won't wait in long ticket lines! - Book Now!
New Year's Eve Cruise in New York City[Category: Holiday & Seasonal Tours]
|Celebrate the turn of the year in style on this New Year's Eve Cruise in New York! On this special occasion cruise in New York, you'll have the Manhattan skyline as your beautiful backdrop, spectacular view of the fireworks display at the Statue of Liberty and a fun-filled night of delicious food and DJ entertainment. Make your New Year's Eve celebration in New York City a night to remember!|
As you cruise along the New York Harbor and watch the sparkling lights of Manhattan skyline pass you by, enjoy a full open bar and a wide selection of deliciously prepared hors d'oeuvres. Your on-board DJ will supply you with non-stop tunes to keep your New Year's Eve party rolling.
As the clock strikes twelve, you'll receive a complimentary champagne toast as the dark night sky lights up with an array of colorful fireworks. With an open bar, delectable hors d'oeuvres, live DJ spinning great party tunes and breathtaking views of New York this will be a New Year's Eve celebration you will not forget. Before this 3-hour New Year's Eve cruise docks (at 1am), you'll also receive party favors as a souvenir to a memorable night out in New York City.
New York Dinner Cruise with Buffet[Category: Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours]
Grab your friends or that special someone and get ready for 3-hours of real New York fun! This New York dinner cruise includes live entertainment, an amazing DJ and breathtaking views of the New York skyline. Don't wait - add this dinner cruise to your New York itinerary today!
This is an amazing way to experience New York! Dine on a delicious dinner as you enjoy a beautiful view of the New York skyline. Experience the Manhattan nightlife, dine on an all-you-can-eat buffet in the hip dining room, complete with attentive meal service and Broadway-style entertainment. Then, gaze at the New York skyline from the outdoor deck and dance the night away in the nightclub!
You'll know you're in for a special evening the moment you step aboard the elegant decks and are escorted to your candlelit table. Many tables are designed for cabaret-style seating with other guests, reminiscent of ocean-going cruises.
Then, feel free to explore the ship, while your crew casts off for three fabulous hours on New York Harbor. Your waiter will invite you to the dinner buffet where you can sample a little bit of everything, or just select your favorite fare.
Everything is freshly prepared in our shipboard galley and served in the true manner of an ocean-going cruise buffet. Savor your culinary selections over perfectly-paced dinner music and a never ending view of Manhattan's breathtaking skyline through the panoramic windows.
While you relax on the vibrant decks, enjoy your meal, take in the endless stream of city sights and allow us to delight you with live performances. Later, head topside and relax on the outdoor patio deck for views of Manhattan's magnificent skyline.
Hit the dance floor as our hottest DJs spin your favorite tunes and let you rock 'til we dock!
Bateaux New York Dinner Cruise[Category: Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours]
On this New York City dinner cruise you will enjoy breathtaking views of New York's skyline and Manhattan's lively coast. Savor gourmet cuisine, live jazz and never-ending views aboard Manhattan's only all-glass dining vessel. The European-inspired, all-glass vessel allows for an evening of unparalleled splendor.
As the magnificent skyline spreads before you in all directions, you'll be pampered with gourmet cuisine, fine wines and live jazz. With onboard entertainment and exquisite food, this dinner cruise is one of the best activities in New York!
Your cruise ship is an elegant, architectural masterpiece designed for optimal comfort and flexibility, as well as stunning views. Unique features include:
- Climate-controlled comfort
- Spacious hardwood dance floor
- Revolutionary deck layout gives every table a view of the entertainment
- Uniquely designed seating arrangements create an inviting and intimate dining experience
- State-of-the-art sound system with speakers that offer customized volume levels
- Two outdoor strolling decks
Cruise along the Hudson and East Rivers past the skyscrapers of Manhattan with breathtaking views of some of the world's most celebrated landmarks! Please see below for a sample dinner menu.
Viator VIP: Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty and 9/11 Memorial[Category: Tours & Sightseeing]
Experience New York City like an insider on this action-packed VIP tour, which combines NYC?s newest sites with its most iconic attractions, including first access to the Empire State Building! Enter the Empire State Building with your local guide and be whisked to the 86th floor to enjoy incredible New York views without the usual crowds.
This exclusive tour also includes skip-the-line entry to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum to see the new Space Shuttle Enterprise exhibit, as well as timed entry to the 9/11 Memorial at the World Trade Center. You?ll also join your guide on an open-top bus tour of Midtown, including Times Square and Rockefeller Plaza, and you can take a hop-on-hop-off cruise at your leisure to view the Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge and other attractions in Lower Manhattan.
Your VIP tour of New York starts bright and early, but it?ll be worth it, when you get first access to the Empire State Building. Meet your guide in front of the building and be ushered into this world-famous architectural stunner. You'll enjoy awe-inspiring views of Manhattan from the main deck on the 86th floor before the crowds arrive!
When you?re done viewing the city from above, see it from ground level by joining your guide on an open-top bus tour of Midtown. Pass Rockefeller Center, Times Square, St Patrick's Cathedral and many other well-known sites before arriving at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, home to NYC's newest attraction, the Space Shuttle Enterprise exhibition. Following a journey to New York by 747 jumbo jet and river barge, the space shuttle opened in July 2018 and is housed in a special pavilion that celebrates its rich history and offers an innovative and interactive visitor experience. Your guide will lead you to the front of the line before the exhibition opens so you can go straight in with your skip-the-line ticket and have maximum time to view this thrilling new exhibition that showcases science, technology and engineering. You can also explore the USS Intrepid, an aircraft carrier housed at the museum.
Next, board a hop-on-hop-off cruise with your guide at Pier 84. Hop off at Battery Park, where you'll take a walking tour through the world-famous financial center of Wall Street on your way to the 9/11 Memorial, which you?ll enter immediately with your pre-reserved admission. See the twin reflecting pools ? which sit exactly where the Twin Towers once stood and are inscribed with the names of the nearly 3,000 victims of the terrorist attacks ? and witness the World Trade Center rebuilding taking place.
Inside the memorial, the guided portion of your tour ends at approximately 1pm. From here, you can stay inside the memorial as long as you wish, and then continue your sightseeing independently by rejoining the hop-on-hop-off cruise at your leisure ? your ticket is valid for the rest of the day. The cruise makes two more stops at historic South Street Seaport and the Fulton Ferry landing in Brooklyn before taking you past the Statue of Liberty for great photo opportunities of NYC's most revered landmark. Enjoy this leisurely cruise as you take in the Manhattan skyline and reflect on your VIP tour of New York City!
Big Apple Helicopter Tour of New York[Category: Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours]
|See New York's famous landmarks from the air on an exhilarating 15-minute helicopter tour. You'll come face-to-face with the Statue of Liberty, the iconic Empire State Building, the silver Art Deco brilliance of the Chrysler Building, and the sprawling green expanse of Central Park. A must for any visitor to New York City!|
On your 15-minute New York sightseeing helicopter flight you'll experience the grandeur of Manhattan's famous skyline in a way that's impossible from the ground. You'll also see the most famous landmark in the US, the Statue of Liberty, from the air!
Starting from New York's Downtown Heliport, situated close to Battery Park and Wall Street, your flight takes you past the World Financial Center, Empire State, Chrysler, Woolworth, and Met Life Buildings and over Ellis Island and the Hudson River to reach the George Washington Bridge. Your pilot is on hand to provide commentary on the points of interest seen during your flight via the headphones provided, and all seats on board the helicopter provide spectacular views over the city.
Escape New York's lines and crowds by taking to the skies!
Please note: The listed price does not include a US $30 per person heliport/security fee, payable at the time of tour check-in
New York Liberty Cruise[Category: Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours]
|If your time in NYC is limited, hop aboard for a quick, 75-minute harbor cruise to the Statue of Liberty from Midtown Manhattan. On this fully narrated cruise, your knowledgeable tour guide will bring New York's sights and fascinating history to life.|
You'll see and hear about the majestic Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the historic immigration center, the World Financial Center and the awesome skyscrapers that give Manhattan the most famous skyline in the world.
Beverages, food and souvenirs are available for purchase on board. There are ramps available to enable wheelchair access; however, the toilets are not wheelchair accessible.
- Intrepid Sea-Air Space Museum
- Empire State Building
- Jacob Javits Convention Center
- World Financial Center
- Battery Park City
- Museum of Jewish Heritage
- Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty
- Verrazano Narrows Bridge
- Castle Clinton
- Staten Island Ferry
- Governors Island
- Castle William
- Downtown Heliport
- Wall Street
- Old Trinity Church
- South Street Seaport
- Brooklyn Bridge
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New York City Hop-on Hop-off Tour[Category: Tours & Sightseeing]
Create you own sightseeing itinerary with the New York City Hop-On Hop-Off Tour! A hop-on-hop-off bus tour is the ideal way to explore every corner of the Big Apple and, with lively tour guides to keep you entertained and informed, you are sure to learn facts old and new about the city that never sleeps!
Choose the Downtown Loop for a 24-hour ticket covering Lower Manhattan or upgrade to the 48-or-72-hour All Loops tickets that include Harlem, Brooklyn and the Night Tour to really make the most of your time in New York City! For even more value, opt for the Freestyle New York Package and benefit from a 72-hour All Loops ticket plus 3 additional options including cruises, attractions, meals and museums including the Empire State Building, UN Building and Guggenheim Museum.
Whatever tour you choose, you can hop on and off the distinctive double-decker buses at any of the 50 stops and discover New York at your leisure. A must-have tour for any visitor to the Big Apple!
Enjoy pre-recorded tour narration in 11
different languages! In addition to live tour guides in English you can
choose pre-recorded narration in English, French, Spanish, German,
Italian, Portuguese, Mandarin, Russian, Japanese, Korean or Hebrew. The
narration is enhanced with music and sounds of the bustling New York
city streets. Additionally, it is GPS-triggered so what you hear will
always be relevant to what you see.
24-hour Downtown Loop Bus Tour (full loop duration without stops: approximately 2 hours)
Stops include Empire State Building, Greenwich Village, SoHo, Little Italy, Chinatown, Financial District, Battery Park, South Street Seaport, Times Square, Rockefeller Plaza, Radio City Music Hall, United Nations, 42nd Street, St. Patrick's Cathedral
48 and 72-hour All Loops Bus Tour
Includes Downtown Loop Tour and the following loops:
Uptown Loop (2 hours, full loop duration without stops)
Stops include Central Park, Fifth Avenue, Lincoln Center, American Museum of Natural History, Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Grant's Tomb, Apollo Theater, Harlem Market, The Museum Mile, Guggenheim and the Metropolitan Museum.
Brooklyn Loop (2 hours, full loop duration without stops)
See the Botanic Garden, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Antique Furniture District, Fulton Mall, Brooklyn Museum and much more. Choose from 8 stops to hop on and hop off with pickup every 30 minutes.
Night Tour (2.5 hours, not hop-on hop-off)
View over 20 sites from Central Park, Times Square, Empire State Building to Greenwich Village, SoHo, Chinatown and Little Italy. See the glittering lights of the city that never sleeps!
During the holiday season, the Holiday Lights Tour replaces the Night Tour focuses on Midtown to highlight the best holiday decorations, including department store windows.
Freestyle New York Package (view full list in itinerary section below).
Includes 72-hour All Loops Tour plus a total of 3 cruises, attractions, dining, and museums while in New York City. See itinerary section below for a complete list of options including the Empire State Building, UN Building, Guggenheim Museum and the ferry to the Statue of Liberty.
Special Offer - Upgrade from the 24-hour ticket to the 48-hour ticket and save a minimum of 38%; upgrade to the 72-hour ticket or New York Freestyle Package and save almost 60%! The longer the ticket duration, the more you will save - plus you benefit from four loops for the price of one. BOOK NOW! - Book Now!
New York City Hop-On Hop-Off Cruise and Lower Manhattan Walking Tour with 9/11 Memorial[Category: Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours]
|Experience top New York City attractions by boat and by foot with this water taxi day pass and walking tour. Cruise down the Hudson River on a hop-on hop-off cruise to see the grand Statue of Liberty and towering Empire State Building. Then, take a walking tour of Lower Manhattan with a local guide. Spend time at the 9/11 Memorial and then see Battery Park, Wall Street and City Hall. After your tour, use your water taxi pass for the rest of the day for more sightseeing on your own!|
Meet at New York City?s Pier 84 in the morning and hop on the New York Water Taxi with your hop-on hop-off day pass. Cruise down the Hudson River to New York Harbor for breathtaking views and amazing photo opportunities of the Statue of Liberty in all her glory.
Your knowledgeable, entertaining guides will point out sites along the way, like the Intrepid Museum and Empire State Building.
Hop off at Battery Park in Lower Manhattan and meet your professional guide for a walking tour. Head first to the 9/11 Memorial, where you can spend some time on your own to reflect and pay your respects before resuming your tour.
Follow your guide through Lower Manhattan to both well-known and hidden treasures including Wall Street, City Hall, Trinity Church and St Paul's Chapel.
Conclude your tour around 1pm at bustling South Street Seaport, where you are then free to continue sightseeing or hop back on the water taxi to see more NYC highlights.
New York in One Day Sightseeing Tour[Category: Tours & Sightseeing]
|New York's most comprehensive 5.5-hour guided tour combines a bus tour with short walks and a boat cruise to see the Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge, and Empire State Building. This is the only bus tour in New York City that incorporates a boat cruise into the tour. Having the tour guide accompany you on the boat cruise dramatically improves the quality of your sightseeing experience.|
On other bus tours, you leave your tour guide behind when you "hop off" the bus. On this tour, your tour guide stays with you during the tour, hopping off at each stop to show you the attractions in depth. This format is more intimate, so you get to know your tour guide during the tour, asking questions is easier, and you really get a feel for New York City. The other benefit is that your bus waits for you at each stop, so you don't end up on a street corner waiting for the next bus to arrive.
You'll see New York City's major sites on this tour, including Times Square, the World Trade Center Site, Fifth Avenue, Rockefeller Center, Central Park and Strawberry Fields. You will also see the Statue of Liberty up close from the boat, and have wonderful photo opportunities of the Empire State Building, Brooklyn Bridge and Statue of Liberty.
This is not a hop-on hop-off tour. The tour operates as a shuttle between the major New York attractions, and you are accompanied by your experienced guide when you get off the bus to visit each famous sight.
There is free bottled water on board, and the 35-passenger climate-controlled shuttles are warm in winter and cool in summer. A fun experience is assured for all onboard! The NY See It All! Tour is a perfect introduction to the Big Apple for first-time visitors, covering all the major sites and led by experienced, friendly, enthusiastic guides.
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New York Dinner Cruise[Category: Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours]
The New York Dinner Cruise offers a luxurious night out in New York City! Enjoy delicious gourmet food while you dance and take in the Big Apple's sights and sounds.
This cruise offers a choice of superbly prepared, locally-produced dinners to enjoy as you cruise the Hudson River and see Manhattan by night! Enjoy spectacular views of New York's breathtaking skyline as you wine and dine the night away.
Boasting stately, ornate surroundings, your boat has a top deck perfect for romantic moonlight strolls and panoramic windows revealing the sights of New York by night! You'll cruise down the Hudson, around the tip of Manhattan, up the East River, under the Brooklyn Bridge and head north to catch a glimpse of the United Nations building. Turning around, you will sail past the Statue of Liberty and view the Art Deco spires of the Empire State and Chrysler Buildings.
You have a choice of two fantastic packages for your dinner cruise. Opt for the Gold Package and secure your private table, where you will enjoy a four-course dinner prepared on-board using fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Alternatively upgrade to the Gold Premier Package for premium seating on board the ship and an open bar of beers, wines and sodas - perfect for special occasions! For both packages you have the chance to secure a limited-availability window table for great views of the New York City skyline. These are available at a supplement and are strictly limited so early booking is recommended!
After dinner you can dance the night away to entertaining music provided by either a live band or DJ, or simply relax with a drink and enjoy the view. No other New York experience can match this unique combination of romantic ambiance, premium service and freshly prepared meal by an executive chef - the memories will stay with you long after the cruise has returned to the dock!
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Package and enjoy an OPEN BAR of beers, wine and sodas. This offer is
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6-Day Ultimate East Coast Tour by Private Plane: New York City, Washington DC, Niagara Falls, Toronto & Pennsylvania Amish Country[Category: Multi-day & Extended Tours]
Looking to explore the best of the East Coast in affordable luxury? Fly on a private plane? Stay in four-star hotels? There?s no cheaper or more convenient way to tour America's East Coast highlights than on this six-day, small-group tour by private plane. Flying by air means less time is spent on the road, so you can experience top East Coast attractions like Niagara Falls and Washington DC at a leisurely pace. Four-star hotel accommodation, two meals a day and entry to selected attractions are all included on this great-value, all-inclusive tour!
With a maximum of 30 passengers, this small-group tour allows you to see multiple destinations on a more intimate, engaging level with your travel hosts and receive personal, first-class attention. Flying into private airports means you?ll save time avoiding long lines at commercial airports like JFK. A thrilling and enriching way to explore the East Coast at a great price!
Your dreams of flying on a private plane can come true! See the best of the East Coast ? including Niagara Falls and Washington DC ? in affordable luxury on this six-day, small-group tour from New York City. With transportation on a private charter plane, you will have more time to visit the attractions in these must-see East Coast destinations, while spending an average of three hours total in the private plane. Whilst in the air you will be served with refreshments by your in-flight host and your luggage will be transported directly from the plane to your overnight hotel in true VIP style!
You will see the historical destinations and beautiful natural features that make up the northeastern United States and southeastern Ontario ? Niagara Falls; Toronto, Canada; Hershey, Pennsylvania; Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; and Washington DC ? over the course of six days. On a traditional bus tour, you would spend an average of 22 hours of your vacation time on board a bus and see fewer destinations, but on this private plane tour, not only do you save time, but you will see more sights. The crew is passionate about giving you the vacation of a lifetime so you can make precious memories and have incredible experiences.
Don?t worry about having extra money for tours or entrance fees. Top attractions and tours in these locations are already paid for, so you?ll save more than $300 by not having to purchase individual admission tickets or tours along the way.
Stay at upscale 4-star hotels. Enjoy complimentary, flavorful breakfasts and dinners each day. Travel on board deluxe, modern coaches. Enjoy private airports and flights, as well as complimentary luggage transfers. Have fun with family-friendly, all-inclusive itineraries. And enjoy guaranteed daily departures. This is the most comprehensive tour of the East Coast on the market!
See the Itinerary section below for details on each day?s activities.
New York TV and Movie Sites Tour[Category: Cultural & Theme Tours]
Take a guided tour of the New York sites you know and love from your favorite TV shows and movies! On this must-do tour, your entertaining and in-the-know guide will take you to over 60 instantly recognizable locations from TV and film.
You'll see familiar buildings from TV shows like Ugly Betty, Gossip Girl, Friends, Will and Grace and the Cosby Show, or movies such as I Am Legend, Spiderman and Woody Allen's Manhattan. Your guide is a local actor and will also show you a number of celebrity homes.
- See where the cast of Glee performed "I Love New York"
- Visit the apartment building from Friends
- Stop at the brownstone used in I Am Legend
- Visit McGee's Pub, the inspiration for MacLaren's in How I Met Your Mother
- Catch a glimpse of the Daily Bugle offices in Spider-Man
- Pass the hotel that doubled for a Paris hotel in The Devil Wears Prada
- Spot the Original Soup Man featured on Seinfeld
The New York TV and Movie Sites Tour is a great way to get an overview of Manhattan. The tour starts in Times Square, goes all the way south to Greenwich Village and the East Village, heads up to the Upper East Side, and then cruises alongside Central Park on Fifth Avenue as you return to Times Square.
Buses are air-conditioned in the summer and heated in the winter. Most buses are equipped with bathrooms.
Washington DC Day Trip from New York[Category: Day Trips & Excursions]
Explore beyond the Big Apple with a full-day tour to Washington DC from New York City. You'll capture the spirit of "the home of the brave and land of the free" as you visit the monuments and memorials of Washington DC.
Beginning in New York heading south, you will pass through the states of New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland before arriving at Capitol Hill. Your tour will begin with a stop to Madame Tussauds for a photo with President Barack Obama and a visit to a replica of the Oval Office. Move further into Washington DC and you'll see the Capitol, Senate and White House, the core of the US government. Your tour of Washington DC continues to the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum before visiting the Washington, Lincoln, Vietnam and Korea memorials.
Late in the afternoon you'll embark on a panoramic city tour before departing Washington DC for an early-evening arrival in New York City.
Please Note: This tour does not stop at Arlington Cemetery and is scheduled to stop in front of the White House, the Capitol and the Senate for commentary and picture taking, however please note that sometimes this is not possible due to security issues in Washington. In the event of this occurring, tour will be adjusted accordingly.
Manhattan Sky Tour: New York Helicopter Flight[Category: Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours]
| Take to the Manhattan skies for an exciting helicopter tour of New York City! Enjoy spectacular aerial views of Manhattan on this memorable 12-minute helicopter flight that takes you past the Statue of Liberty, New York's financial district of Wall Street and the humbling sight of Ground Zero. Catch a glimpse of the magnificent Empire State Building and historic Ellis Island for a truly birds-eye view of New York City!|
On this New York helicopter flight you will take off from Manhattan's Downtown Heliport and soar into the skies for fantastic photo opportunities of Governor's Island, the Statue of Liberty, New York Harbor and Ground Zero. Upon reaching the World War II aircraft carrier museum, the USS Intrepid, your flight turns around and heads back down the Hudson River to take in New York's world-famous skyline featuring the Empire State Building, Chrysler and Met Life Buildings.
Enjoy majestic, once-in-a-lifetime views of many of New York's other historic landmarks, including Ellis Island, where over 20 million immigrants were processed during over sixty years of operation. See Battery Park, the New York Stock Exchange, Federal Reserve Bank and more as you fly over Manhattan.
Whether this is your first time in New York City or your 50th visit, a New York Helicopter Flight is a thrilling way to see this great city from a unique perspective you will not soon forget.
Please note: The listed price does not include a USD$30 per person heliport/security fee, payable at the time of tour check-in.
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New York Helicopter Flight: Grand Island[Category: Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours]
See the entire City of New York on a comprehensive 25-minute helicopter tour of the Big Apple! As well as the most popular sights, such as the Statue of Liberty, Ground Zero and New York Harbor, you will fly over Central Park, landmarks like the George Washington Bridge and New Yankee Stadium, and enjoy spectacular views over New York's five boroughs on this Grand Island helicopter tour.
Taking off from Manhattan's Downtown Heliport, you will fly past the former US Army post of Governor's Island to get a close-up of the majestic Statue of Liberty, a nineteenth century gift from the people of France. You'll then soar over beautiful Battery Park to reach the site of Ground Zero, scene of the tragedies of September 11, 2001.
Your flight will proceed along the Hudson River past Wall Street, Chinatown, Little Italy and the bright lights of bustling Times Square before continuing north to reach New York's world-famous Central Park, an oasis in the urban landscape!
Sports fans will be thrilled as your helicopter rounds the bases of the New Yankee Stadium, the world's third most expensive stadium when completed in 2009. You will then fly over George Washington Bridge and head back over Manhattan to take in New York's world-famous skyline featuring the Empire State Building, the Met Life Building and the art deco magnificence of the Chrysler Building.
You'll see the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Staten Island, and fly over the Queensboro, Brooklyn, Manhattan and Williamsburg Bridges. The aerial views of the United Nations Building and South Street Seaport are unforgettable as your flight brings you back to New York Harbor over Ellis Island, the first stop on American soil for over 20 million immigrants.
Whether this is your first time in New York City or you are a regular visitor to the Big Apple, a New York Grand Island Helicopter Flight is a thrilling way to see this great city and its five boroughs!
Please note: The listed price does not include a US $30 per person heliport/security fee, payable at the time of tour check-in
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The New York Pass[Category: Sightseeing Tickets & Passes]
Tour New York City your own way with the flexible New York Pass. Enjoy free entry to more than 70 New York attractions, as well as discounts at top restaurants and retailers.
Choose from 70 unique attractions, then let the New York Pass do the rest. You'll receive discounts and special offers on shopping, dining and activities, plus a 180-page guidebook.
The New York Pass leaves you in control, allowing you to have the best, customized experience possible. Passes are available for one, two, three or seven days.
Attractions covered by the New York Pass include:
- 9/11 Memorial ticket
- American Museum of Natural History
- Brooklyn Children's Museum
- Carnegie Hall Tour
- Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises
- Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Ferry
- Empire State Building
- Guggenheim Museum
- Madame Tussauds New York
- NBC Studio Tour
- Radio City Music Hall Stage Door Tour
- Top of the Rock
- Tour at Lincoln Center
- Whitney Museum of American Art
- And many more!
New York has endless options, and with the New York Pass you can do as much or as little sightseeing as you like, at your own pace. For a full list of attractions, please see the itinerary section below.
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Empire State Building Tickets - Observatory and Optional Skip the Line Tickets[Category: Sightseeing Tickets & Passes]
|Until you see New York City from the top of the Empire State Building, you haven't really seen it! You'll remember your first visit to the Empire State Building and the amazing 360-degree panoramic views of Manhattan forever.|
Your admission ticket takes you to the 86th-floor, at 1,050 feet (320 meters) and the glass-enclosed area is reached by high-speed automatic elevators. From the Observation Deck, you'll be treated to spectacular indoor and outdoor views of Manhattan including Central Park, Times Square, the Flatiron Building, Brooklyn Bridge, Chrysler Building, the Statue of Liberty and so much more.
The Empire State Building is waiting for you day or night. Come watch the sunset as New York is bathed in warm orange, red and yellow tones, then stick around as the lights come on all over town. Or come later and listen to the live music (weekends only) as the stars and lights twinkle romantically. Whenever you come, enjoy the magic without the wait.
There are 3 lines at the observatory: the security line (required for all visitors), the ticket line and the elevator line. You will be required to join the ticket line to exchange vouchers on arrival.
Skip the Line Admission (Optional Upgrade - available only on peak dates)
Speed past the lines on your way to the tallest point in Manhattan! Your "Express Pass" voucher will enable you to proceed directly to the front of every line, saving valuable time to do all the other things New York is famous for. Don't spend your valuable holiday time waiting in line - there's no faster way to the top!
Express Pass is especially valuable from Memorial Day through Labor Day, from Thanksgiving until New Year's any time of day and all holiday weekends. Other times of year the Express Pass is recommended for planned visits between 11am and 2pm, and one hour before and after sunset. Limited numbers of Express Passes are sold, so maximum wait times are around 7 minutes. Typical wait time is under 1 minute. Specific wait times cannot be guaranteed, only front of line privileges.
Please see below for all ticketing options and inclusions. Voucher can be redeemed within a year of date originally selected - plan your visit around the weather!
Dessert Walking Tour in New York City: Cupcakes, Cookies and Gelato[Category: Food, Wine & Nightlife]
Indulge in some of New York City?s most delectable treats on this dessert walking tour in Lower Manhattan. Visit several popular local bakeries and enjoy six tastings ? you?ll even get to design your own custom cupcake! Savor a gourmet chocolate cupcake at Crumbs Bake Shop, delight in a luxurious red velvet cupcake at famous Magnolia Bakery and even sample some gelato and cookies. This tour is sure to satisfy any sweet tooth!
Meet at Union Square in the afternoon and follow your expert foodie guide on a walking tour through beautiful Greenwich Village in Lower Manhattan. Head first to Baked by Melissa, whose signature tie-dye cupcake is a favorite among locals.
After your first tasting here, walk to Crumbs Bake Shop, which makes more than 50 delicious varieties of cupcakes daily, including a gourmet chocolate cupcake. Delight in an indulgent sample before heading to Amorino, a dessert shop that actually specializes in gelato, but also serves decadent chocolates, creamy milkshakes and fresh-baked waffles.
Then, continue to Molly?s Cupcakes, where you?ll design your very own cupcake! Pick a cake flavor, choose a frosting and then dress it up with tasty toppings. Your customized cupcake will be made right in front of you.
Afterward, visit Milk & Cookies, one of West Village?s cutest bakeries. You can try one of their cupcakes or one of their signature cookies instead.
No cupcake tour would be complete without a trip to one of the most famous bakeries in NYC, Magnolia Bakery. Savor their red velvet cupcake ? a delicious way to end your tour!
New York Harbor Hop-on Hop-off Cruise including 9/11 Memorial Ticket[Category: Tours & Sightseeing]
Take the express route to the new National September 11 Memorial in New York City on a one-day hop-on-hop-off cruise through New York Harbor! Your hop-on hop-off ticket is valid for one day and includes exclusive timed admission to the 9/11 Memorial site, where you'll see the twin reflecting pools, inscribed with the names of the nearly 3,000 victims of the terror attacks, and witness the World Trade Center rebuilding taking place.
Departing from Pier 84 in Midtown, the cruise will make its first stop at Battery Park, a short walk from the 9/11 Memorial, where you have guaranteed admission. Inside the memorial, you'll have unlimited time to reflect by the pools that sit exactly where the Twin Towers once stood. When you're ready, rejoin your cruise. In addition to the 9/11 Memorial, this exciting tour gets you close to such iconic sites as the Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge and Governors Island, just to name a few!
Your hop-on hop-off ticket is valid for one day, allowing you to design your own sightseeing itinerary for your trip to the Big Apple. Hop on and off as often as you want, and enjoy informative and amusing commentary as you go! The boats will give you up-close views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the Brooklyn Bridge many more New York City sights.
By traveling around the city on the cruise, you?ll beat the infamous New York traffic and enjoy easy access to hundreds of sites like the 9/11 Memorial Memorial, Chelsea Piers, the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum, Times Square, Battery Park, South Street Seaport, DUMBO and Williamsburg. Boats depart regularly throughout the day from four stops (see Itinerary section below for exact schedule) so you can plan your day around your sightseeing!
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2-Day Niagara Falls Tour from New York by Bus[Category: Multi-day & Extended Tours]
Leave the hustle and bustle of New York City behind and enjoy a relaxing 2-day overnight trip to Niagara Falls. You'll travel to upstate New York by bus and visit both the American and Canadian sides of the falls to discover the majestic beauty of Niagara! The following day, you'll enjoy premium outlet shopping on the way back to New York. This overnight tour is a must-do when visiting New York City!
Departing from the Big Apple, you'll head north and pass the beautiful Delaware Gap to Watkins Glen State Park in the heart of the Finger Lakes region. Stroll through the impressive Watkins Glen Canyon and visit the beautiful waterfalls before continuing on past Seneca Lake to Niagara Falls. Arriving to the falls in the late afternoon, you'll tour the American Side and visit all the major highlights including the American Falls, Goat Island and Sisters Islands. At night, you'll tour Niagara Falls where you can appreciate the colorful lighting of the waters.
Leaving the hotel the next day, you'll hear the thundering water of Niagara Falls. See the falls up close from the Horseshoe Falls and experience the power aboard the Maid of the Mist (May-October only). In the winter time, you'll visit the Scenic Tunnels and Journey Behind the Falls, standing in the mist where the powerful Horseshoe Falls tumbles from 13 stories above! At approximately noon, you'll depart south and head back to New York City by bus. On the way back, you'll enjoy a shopping excursion at one of the large outlet malls along the way and find a great bargain at the many brand name stores!
The above advertised per person price is based on a party of three booking
- The overnight stay is scheduled for hotels on the Canadian side of Niagara Falls. Customers without necessary documentation will be arranged with an overnight accommodation on the American side of Niagara Falls: please state 'US visa only' in the 'Special Requirements' box at time of booking.
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Mamma Mia! On Broadway[Category: Shows, Concerts & Sports]
Everyone's fallen in love with the music, the story and characters that make "Mamma Mia!" Broadway's ultimate feel-good show. Now it's your turn to fall for this smash-hit musical that combines the storytelling magic of ABBA's songs with an enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship.
In "Mamma Mia!", a mother confronts her past as three men return to the Greek island they've not visited for 21 years...just as her 20-year-old daughter is about to be married.
One of Broadway's biggest hits, "Mamma Mia!" is currently playing at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, on tour in the United States, in London at the Prince of Wales Theater and many other venues around the world. To date, over 18 million people have had the time of their lives at "Mamma Mia!".
Please note: All seats are guaranteed to be in the top price section, meaning either Orchestra or Front Mezzanine.
Isn't it time you joined them?
Boston Freedom Trail Day Trip from New York[Category: Day Trips & Excursions]
|Take a day trip from New York to explore Boston, a city of culture and old world charm. You'll follow the famous red-brick Freedom Trail through downtown Boston, passing 16 sights including Paul Revere's House and Boston Common.|
Departing New York, you'll take a picturesque drive along the eastern coast through Connecticut to Massachusetts and its capital, Boston. Your time in Boston starts with a drive along the Freedom Trail. As well as downtown sights, the Freedom Trail leads to Boston harbor, site of the famous Tea Party, the navy ship Constitution and Bunker Hill.
After lunch, (not included) at Quincy Market and a visit to Boston Common, you'll cross the Charles River to stroll in the squares of the universities of Cambridge, Harvard and MIT, before returning to New York.
Statue of Liberty Tall Ship Sailing Cruise[Category: Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours]
Step aboard a historic sailing ship and cruise around New York Harbor, taking in magnificent views of this grand city by day, at sunset or by night. You will enjoy breathtaking views of New York City and see the Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge, Ellis Island, the Manhattan skyline and other treasures of the harbor from the decks of New York's only tall ship.
Quench your thirst with a nautical-themed cocktail while taking in the majestic sights aboard the Clipper City, New York's largest and most exquisite sailing ship! A replica of the lumber-hauling schooners that drove America's industry more than a century ago, this elegant 158-foot (47m) ship was built in the mid-1980s using plans purchased from the Smithsonian Museum.
With masts and rigging reaching up to 120 feet (36m), you can experience the romance and elegance of cruising in a bygone era on this unique New York Harbor tall ship sailing cruise. The Clipper City boasts outside and covered deck space to ensure comfort even during chilly weather. Choose from 3 relaxing cruise itineraries throughout the day and enjoy great views of New York and the Statue of Liberty!
Join your crew as they unfurl the canvas and set sail for a peaceful 1.5-hour cruise across New York Harbor. See Manhattan's skyline from the spacious main deck or raised quarter deck, and have the opportunity to snap photos of the Brooklyn Bridge and Ellis Island from the water. This is truly a unique way to see New York while you take in the best views of Lady Liberty.
As the sun sets on the City That Never Sleeps, you will leave Manhattan behind for spectacular views of the city and its harbor on this 2-hour sunset cruise. Enjoy a relaxing nautical-themed cocktail, purchased on board from the full bar, while you watch the sun setting over Manhattan and New York Harbor from the ship's serene, spacious deck.
Harbor Lights Sail
Unwind from your day, and escape the hustle and bustle of the city as you cruise New York Harbor at night for your 1.5-hour Harbor Lights Sail. Watch Manhattan come to life from the schooner's decks as you admire the world-renowned New York City lights, with a nightcap cocktail in hand.
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World Trade Center Walking Tour[Category: Walking & Biking Tours]
|The World Trade Center once stood tall and prominent, one of the world?s largest financial complexes and a symbol of New York City. This New York City walking tour takes you around Ground Zero to explore both the past and future of the World Trade Center. |
There are two options - a comprehensive 2-hour guided tour of the Ground Zero site and a 3-hour tour that includes entry with your guide to the 9/11 Memorial, which opened on September 12, 2011. The memorial is a tranquil site dedicated to the remembrance and honor of the victims of the World Trade Center atrocities. Whichever option you choose, this tour offers an unforgettable experience as you hear stories of the heroes of 9/11 and how New York City rose from the ashes of tragedy to flourish once more.
2-hour World Trade Center Walking Tour (does NOT include admission to the 9/11 Memorial)
You'll meet your guide within walking distance of the Ground Zero site, where you'll embark on a 2-hour journey into the bravery, passion, and tragedy of 9/11. Your guide will share key facts, illuminating events and heartbreaking stories of the tragic day while weaving through the various attractions within the World Trade Center area.
You'll explore surrounding New York sites including St Paul?s Chapel, the American Express Eleven Tears Memorial, Winter Garden and, of course, the Ground Zero site. Your guide will take you through the various attractions, giving you ample opportunity for reflection and contemplation. You are welcome to bring flowers or tributes to place by the site.
3-hour World Trade Center Walking Tour including 9/11 Memorial Tickets (limited availability)
On the enhanced 3-hour tour, you will see all the sights of the 2-hour tour, plus you'll be allowed entry to the 9/11 Memorial, built on the exact site where the twin towers once stood. Escorted by your guide, you will see the twin reflecting pools on which the names of the nearly 3,000 victims of the September 11, 2001, and February 26, 1993, atrocities are inscribed. You will learn about the historic rebuilding taking place on the former World Trade Center site and uncover the Survivor Tree, which was nursed back to health after surviving the 9/11 attack. Admission to the memorial is timed, and you can spend up to one hour at this special place for remembrance and reflection
Come and witness the site of a world-changing event and feel the presence of bravery and tragedy all at once. The World Trade Center Walking Tour offers New York visitors an up-close-and-personal tour of the World Trade Center site and a look at how it has risen from the tragedy of 9/11.
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Complete New York, New York Helicopter Tour[Category: Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours]
|Take the ultimate helicopter tour over New York! This 20-minute aerial tour covers all five Boroughs. You'll see the Statue of Liberty, Chrysler Building, Empire State, Central Park, Yankee Stadium and many other famous landmarks in a way that's impossible from the ground.|
Your New York sightseeing adventure begins as you fly down the Hudson River toward the harbor, passing Manhattan's Financial District, Woolworth Building and Ellis Island. After a bird's-eye view of the Statue of Liberty, you'll fly over Governors Island and the Verrazano Bridge joining Brooklyn and Staten Island.
Returning up the Hudson, you'll pass the aircraft carrier USS Intrepid to view Midtown's famous skyscrapers: Empire State, Chrysler and Met Life (Pan Am) Buildings, along with Central Park, Yankee Stadium, St. John the Divine Cathedral, Columbia University, George Washington Bridge and the Palisade of New Jersey.
Please note: The listed price does not include a USD$30 per person heliport/security fee, payable at the time of tour check-in.
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Sex and the City Hotspots Tour[Category: Cultural & Theme Tours]
|Follow in the fancy footsteps of Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte and Miranda on a 'Sex and the City' tour! You'll conquer New York City and drink where the girls drink, shop where they shop, and gossip where they gossip.|
On the Sex and the City Hotspots Tour you'll see more than 40 locations from the famous TV series, including:
All tours are led by tour guides, and take place on luxury coach buses. Buses are air-conditioned in the summer and heated in the winter. Most buses are equipped with bathrooms.
- The Pleasure Chest where Charlotte bought her 'rabbit'
- The bakery where Miranda stuffed herself with cupcakes
- Go on location to the gallery in SOHO where Charlotte worked
- The furniture store where Aidan designed his tables and chairs
- Stop at a bar used on the show
- Locations from the Sex and the City: The Movie
Small-Group Photography Walking Tour of NYC[Category: Cultural & Theme Tours]
Join a professional photographer on this New York City photography tour for a one-of-kind experience you?ll never forget! Each photography workshop focuses on a quintessential NYC spot and is designed for people who want to learn how to capture the distinct life and vibrancy of the Big Apple on camera. Choose from six tour locations: Central Park, Madison Square, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Highline Park, Times Square and Rockefeller Center.
On this interesting NYC tour, you will use Manhattan as both a backdrop and a classroom! Your professional photography instructor will provide you with unique photo opportunities to sharpen your skills and capture memories of your trip to New York. Whether you are an amateur or nearly an expert, you?ll be sure to take home new skills ? and memories ? that?ll last a lifetime.
Choose one of five locations to shoot at. Opt for the Central Park tour and learn how to take pictures of New York?s most popular attraction; or choose the Madison Square tour and learn how to take better all-around vacation photos. On the Museum Inside Out tour, photograph inside the Metropolitan Museum of Art and learn how to use lighting to enhance the quality of your photos. On the Highline Park tour you'll focus on portrait and location photography.
The ?NYC the UPshot!? tour focuses on photo opportunities of famous New York skyscrapers like Rockefeller Center, and includes admission to the Top of the Rock. For night owls, bring your own tripod to the NYC After Dark tour to learn how to take awesome night photos by capturing bustling Times Square in all its nighttime glory -- you?ll take home great pictures of the city that never sleeps!
You are guaranteed a small group of 6-8 people, allowing you to receive one-on-one, hands-on instruction from an experienced professional. An NYC photo tour is a great way to see the sights with the added bonus of learning expert photography tips and tricks.
View the photo tour options below to decide the best fit for you or your group.
Private New York Walking Tour with a Personal Photographer[Category: Tours & Sightseeing]
|Take a private walking tour of New York City with a difference! With your very own photographer to take photos at your request, you'll explore New York's most exciting locations and capture the experience in beautiful color photographs. If you're traveling as a couple, you can both be in the picture for a change!|
Accompanied by your own private guide-photographer, you'll enjoy
personalized attention on your special walking tour of New York City.
While guiding you around NYC's famous cultural and historic landmarks,
your personal photographer will provide an entertaining commentary and
let you into Manhattan's secrets, including the best places for dining,
shopping and entertainment.
Customize your photography walking
tour to suit yourself, and choose a 2-hour or 3-hour tour. Popular
You'll be able to bring the memories home at no extra charge! A CD containing all your photos will be delivered to your hotel within 48 hours after the tour OR your guide can email you a gallery, so photos can easily be viewed, shared and downloaded. Additionally, if you select the gallery option, by separate email, we will send you a zip-file of all your photos. The gallery and zip-file will be emailed to you within 24 hours.
- Times Square and the Theater District: Broadway creates a dramatic backdrop for spectacular color photos
- Central Park: A stunning setting for pictures, and the pride and joy of New York City
- Midtown Manhattan:
Home to some of New York's most famous sights, including the
Rockefeller Center, St. Patrick's Cathedral, Grand Central Station and
- Downtown Manhattan: Tour New York's
eclectic neighborhoods such as Soho and Greenwich Village, which are
known for their cast iron buildings and picturesque cobble stone
streets, as well as their variety of boutiques, art galleries,
restaurants, music venues and more.
- Brooklyn Bridge: A New York must-see, providing a panoramic view of New York's urban vistas
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