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THE RIDE New York City

By: The Ride
From US$69.00
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  • 75-minute New York City attraction with a difference!
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  • Entertainment by street performers, including ballerinas and breakdancers
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THE RIDE New York City
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Overview
Get an interactive experience of New York City with THE RIDE, a dynamic entertainment experience where the streets of NYC are the stage. You will see Midtown Manhattan through dazzling interactive shows. The 75-minute tour includes Broadway-caliber actors and amazing tales of New York City's history. This is the best way to experience the city.
What to Expect
Get a front row seat to the best of New York City on THE RIDE, an awesome thrill-a-minute bus ride that takes you throughout Midtown Manhattan and through the city's history, thanks to interactive features and expert actors. Let the Big Apple come alive during this 75-minute Interactive experience. Sit in the stadium seating and be dazzled by the lights and TV monitors of this traveling theater. The 4.5-mile voyage through Midtown Manhattan entertains, educates and creates great lasting memories of your visit to New York City. 

See New York City in a more creative and stimulating way than ever before on THE RIDE - the New York City tour with a difference!
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Very Poor Ride

I heard really good things about this, but it ended up being terrible. All we did was pretty much loop Times Square a couple times and that was it. The hosts were terrible, and knew next to nothing about the city, just terrible jokes and...More

1  Thank Brady M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Disappointing

We were really looking forward to this experience but it fell way short of the mark. The bus itself was impressive and it's a nice idea, but unfortunately the hosts were dreadful. Their jokes were poor and their main trick was getting us to wave...More

1  Thank Brad C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
A twist to normal tour busses

Loved this was initially apprehensive but the funny tour guides along with the people on the street made it thoroughly enjoyable. Be prepared for audience participation I must say!More

Thank William M
TheRideNYC, Manager at The Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your 5 star review of THE RIDE. It is wonderful reviews like this that make people excited to try us when they are in NYC. Many people call us the best Family Attraction in NYC! Please tell your friends and family about...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Enjoyable interactive tour of uptown NYC

The tour hosts were friendly & funny, great to have the sidewalk facing seats, the interactive entertainment was amazing Only complaint was if large vehicles passed in the opposite direction you couldn’t see & missed bitsMore

Thank alisonj68
TheRideNYC, Manager at The Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your 4 star review of THE RIDE. It is wonderful reviews like this that make people excited to try us when they are in NYC. Many people call us the best Family Attraction in NYC! Please tell your friends and family about...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Fantastic evening with hosts Scott and Jackie! Hilarious

I would highly recommend the ride. My Mum and I went at 6pm which was an awesome time as the sunset and the lights become more beautiful. It was an hour plus of laughs and genuine talent. The street performers were absolutely amazing and I...More

Thank Kristy P
TheRideNYC, Manager at The Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your 5 star review of THE RIDE. It is wonderful reviews like this that make people excited to try us when they are in NYC. Many people call us the best Family Attraction in NYC! Please tell your friends and family about...More

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sassy201
25 September 2018|
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Response from AmandaSeanlauren | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don’t know if there is a different price but there were children on our tour
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joedon2007
10 September 2018|
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Response from sassy201 |
No price for under 6s does this mean they are free or not allowed in board
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joedon2007
10 September 2018|
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Response from turosskids | Reviewed this property |
Hi travellers, we did book ours on line, so i don't think face to face is available. However, there are lots of people offering on street corners etc a tour called the Big Bus ride, double decker bus, it is one you can get... More
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