New York City Downtown Experience

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Gray Line CitySightseeing New York Bus Tours
777 Eighth Ave.
Manhattan, NY 10036

This New York City Downtown experience includes a 24-hour Downtown Hop-on Hop-off Double Decker bus tour, Hop-on Hop-off cruise, admission to One World Observatory and 9/11 Tribute Center for a full experience of lower Manhattan. See the sights at your own pace.


  • Choice of several departures throughout the day
  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Excellent value for money
  • Great overview and orientation of the city
  • Ideal choice for families
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Save on admission to selected attractions

Explore Downtown Manhattan with this all-inclusive tour package! The Downtown Experience offers the chance to see it all plus flexibility and convenience. On your Downtown Loop Hop-on Hop-off bus tour, a knowledgeable and professional guide will offer insightful narration as you pass through Times Square, Chinatown, Little Italy and Battery Park – just to name a few of Lower Manhattan’s fascinating neighborhoods.

You’ll see incredible sights, such as the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, the Statue of Liberty and more! Simply hop off at any of the 21 convenient stops throughout the city and wander at your leisure. When you’re ready to continue the tour, hop back on the next bus!

On your Hop-On, Hop-Off Sightseeing Cruise, which includes 4 hop-off locations for optimal exploration, you’ll have the unique chance to discover NYC from the water. The 1.5-hour cruise boasts unobstructed views of the Manhattan skyline aboard a relaxing ferry boat with indoor and outdoor seating.

You’ll also have included entry to two of the most popular NYC attractions, the 9/11 Tribute Center and One World Observatory at One World Trade Center. At the 9/11 Tribute Center, you’ll see incredible exhibits honoring those who lost their lives in the attacks and those who heroically saved lives in the aftermath. In this intimate museum, personal stories are told by those who were there to experience them first-hand.

Finally, ascend to the top of the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere in less than sixty seconds. Explore three levels filled with innovation and inspiration – and some of the most stunning views in the city!


  • 24-Hour Hop-on Hop-off Double Decker Bus Downtown Loop
  • 24-Hour Hop-on Hop-off Cruise 
  • Live tour guide (aboard buses and cruise), English only
  • Admission to One World Observatory
  • Admission to the 9/11 Tribute Center


  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Double Decker buses are wheelchair accessible
  • Headsets with pre-recorded tour narration is available in English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Portuguese, Mandarin, Russian, Japanese, Korean or Hebrew
  • Infants 2 years and under are free
  • Hop-on Hop-off bus and ferry ticket is valid for 24-hours from the time of exchange, not from the time of first use. One World Observatory and 9/11 Tribute Center Admission is valid for one time use each within 30 days.

Voucher Info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Local operator information

Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.

Schedule & Info

Departure Point
Gray Line Visitors Center

Departure Time
Downtown Loop -
Tour length: Approx. 2.5 hours
Departures: Daily / Every 20-25 min from 8am to 6pm*

* Please Note: Departure times may vary depending on season

One World Observatory
Open Daily 9am-8pm, last ticket sold at 7:15pm. No black-out dates. This is an open ticket which does not require a timed entry.

9/11 Tribute Center
Open Daily 10am-6pm Mon-Sat, 10am-5pm Sun, last ticket sold 30 minutes prior to closing time. 




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