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Start your adventure at any of the more than 40 tour stops and enjoy 48 hours of access to several different double-decker bus loops within Manhattan and Brooklyn, as well as a Night Tour loop (not hop-on hop off).

On the Uptown loop, visit Manhattan highlights such as Central Park, Fifth Avenue, Lincoln Center, American Museum of Natural History, Apollo Theater, Guggenheim Museum, and Metropolitan Museum of Art.

On the Downtown loop, see historic neighborhoods such as Soho, Greenwich Village, Chinatown, and the Lower East Side. For a taste of the outer boroughs, explore Brooklyn with stops at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and Brooklyn Museum. See the city skyline, Brooklyn Bridge and Statue of Liberty from the water on a harbor cruise (if option selected). Entrance to Museum of The City of New York or New-York Historical Society is included.

Wherever you are, pre-recorded narration—available in 11 languages—is synced to your GPS location.

Locations visited
Times Square
Museum of the City of New York
Greenwich Village
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Create your own pace and itinerary on this hop-on hop-off bus tour with cruise option. Your ticket is valid for 48 hours and includes more than 40 stops in Manhattan and Brooklyn. Choose to add three additional ferry stops in New York Harbor. Admission to the Museum of the City of New York is included. This tour allows you to see the NYC streets as you travel by double-decker bus.

  • Build a custom 48-hour itinerary from more than 40 bus and ferry stops
  • Tour Manhattan, Brooklyn, and the New York Harbor at your own speed
  • Get complimentary admission to Museum of the City of New York
  • Enjoy a GPS-triggered pre-recorded narration as you explore the city
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Reviewed 1 week ago
I Said Hip Hop Hippy to the Hip Hop You Don't Stop

I purchased passes for my family of four (a 6 and 4 year old). It was the perfect weather for a bus hop tour and I knew my kids would complain about walking. I brought their tablets just in case they got bored, but they...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile
Prepare to wait forever, everywhere

Beware, bus only goes till about 6pm - claims of your ticket being good for48hours is misleading. Massive wait times everywhere. Especially for the night tour going 6p-8:30pm. Not worth it. Figure out the subway. Only highlight was Allan France, the only live tour guide...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018
Harbor Cruise....great narrator!

We arrived at Pier 87 (I think that was the pier) 10:01am....the cruise was at 10am....it was not waiting. Sad for us....but that was our fault ...not theirs. Moral of the story....be there on time. We waiting for the 12pm cruise. There is an air...More

Thank lucy0076
Julia K, Guest Relations Manager at CitySights NY, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review of our Harbor Cruise. We enjoyed your candid feedback and value your input. We appreciate you! We hope to get the opportunity to travel with you again. Sincerely,

Reviewed 25 April 2018
A Great Way to Quickly See the Sights

Convenient and nice way of getting around NYC in the fall. The night time tour I found a lot more value as it is a nice way end to the day before dinner. Speak to the guys selling tickets, they can usually do you a...More

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Julia K, Guest Relations Manager at CitySights NY, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

Thank you for the lovely review Jemkh. When you're happy, so are we. We hope to get the opportunity to travel with you again.

Reviewed 24 April 2018
Disgraceful company - AVOID

I used Citysightseeing NY at the end of December 2017, due to snow I lost 3 out of 5 days paid for (2 tickets), while snow is completely unpredictable and unavoidable, the snow way cleared in 24 hours and other bus companies were running without...More

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Julia K, Guest Relations Manager at CitySights NY, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

Thank you for your review. We are sorry that your experience was an unpleasant one. We do care about our customers. It is our ultimate goal to provide a safe and pleasant experience for all of our guests and all feedback we receive is put...More

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