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NYC Holiday Tours
Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Guided Monument Tour NYC
Visits to the Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island are musts in the Big Apple, especially for first-timers. On this 4-hour guided tour, you get priority boarding on the ferry from Manhattan to visit the two important historical sites. Tour Lady Liberty's turf before heading inside the pedestal for another perspective from observation decks. Then hop the ferry to Ellis Island and learn about the millions of people who arrived here between 1892 and 1954 in hope of living the American dream.
New York City Harbor, Statue of Liberty Circle Line Cruise
Don’t have a lot of time in New York City? Make the most of it with this 60-minute harbor cruise that gives you prime views of one of the most recognizable skylines in the world. Snap memorable shots of Midtown and Lower Manhattan, and sail within 100 feet of the Statue of Liberty. Learn fun facts about the iconic green-hued goddess as an informative guide brings the city’s sights and fascinating history to life.
Hudson's by World Yacht New York Dinner Cruise
Take in the views from a 3-level dinner cruise on Hudson’s brought to you by the team behind World Yacht at Pier 81. Cruise around New York City as you indulge in a delicious four-course dinner with upgrade option that includes an open bar. You'll get an up-close view of Lady Liberty and other iconic attractions during your 2-hour cruise. Arrive at 6:00pm for your 1-hour Champagne and hors d’oeuvres reception followed by dinner and sailing beginning at 7:00pm. Opt to upgrade to the Exclusive VIP package option which includes an open bar and guaranteed window seating, Only available by booking here.
Afternoon Statue of Liberty Tour with Pedestal Access
Come explore this New York icon. Expert guides will meet you at Castle Clinton, a historic fort in Battery Park and a onetime possible site for the statue itself. From there you’ll board a ferry carrying you to Liberty Island, your first stop of the day. Your reservation includes a guided tour of Liberty Island with an expert English-speaking guide and access to the Pedestal Museum at Liberty Island with Statue of Liberty tickets.
Secrets of Central Park Walking Tour
Did you know that Central Park was once the site of a former African-American village? Or that it was previously home to an infamous casino, where alcohol flowed throughout the Prohibition? For almost 160 years, Central Park has been the green heart of the city, serving as a pastoral haven for New Yorkers and visitors alike. Even so, it still holds many secrets that have yet to be discovered. On this walking tour we’ll explore the history behind some of its best-loved and hidden sites. Learn about the genesis, design, and evolution of the immense green space, while uncovering its many outrageous happenings, scandals and more!
Top of the Rock Observation Deck, New York
Daytime or night-time - anytime is the right time to visit the Top of the Rock Observation Deck. Perched 70 stories above the city at Rockefeller Plaza, the panoramic views of Manhattan are unequaled anywhere else in New York City.
Breathtaking vistas stretch for miles in every direction. You'll see New York's famous landmarks, including the Chrysler Building, Times Square, the Hudson River, the East River, Brooklyn Bridge and the Statue of Liberty. Plus, your view includes the Empire State Building! Quite simply, it is the most spectacular view in New York City.
Bohemian Culture Walk of Greenwich Village
Delve into the fascinating world of beatniks, progressives, and activists on this tour that takes you through the bohemian culture of Greenwich Village, particularly in the early-to-mid-20th century. Guides will highlight the styles of architecture, the legends and ghost stories of the village, authors who helped shape literature, the power players of feminism, the underground theatre scene, and the many, many attempts at rebellion. The best way to see and learn about the greatest neighborhood in the city!
Central Park Sightseeing Running Tour
This is rated as the most scenic of our sightseeing running tours. It’s been called the heartland of New York City, an urban Eden. Local runners call it their home-base for marathon training and weekly races. Central Park is a man-made urban park that was designed and constructed from 1858 to 1873 by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux. With 843 acres, the park is the largest and most popular urban park in the United States. Over 25 million people visits the park each year to enjoy its running paths, expansive open fields, ponds, lakes, rolling hills, rambling woods, the zoo, restaurants, Shakespeare in the Park, and much more. It’s no wonder why the Central Park tour is our most popular, as you are immediately transported from a hectic, crowded city to a beautiful, green, bucolic oasis.
Wednesdays and Fridays at 7:00am
Sundays at 8:00am and 10:00am
THE RIDE New York City
Strap on your seat belt and prepare for THE RIDE, the most exciting entertainment experience to hit New York City! This dynamic and interactive part-show, part-city tour will have you amazed by the sights and sounds of New York as you whiz through its streets on a theatrical tour bus. Hop aboard THE RIDE to see a Broadway-caliber show with New York City at center stage!
Now through January 6, 2019 enjoy THE RIDE: Holiday Edition. See the city during everyone's favorite time of year aboard the world's only moving theatre as you are treated to surprise performances and winter sparkle.
THE DOWNTOWN EXPERIENCE Powered By THE RIDE
THE DOWNTOWN EXPERIENCE Powered By THE RIDE is a brand new multimedia historical adventure exploring Downtown Manhattan's most notable landmarks and neighborhoods. Featuring some of THE RIDE's signature performance interludes and enhanced with the advanced technology of our partner TimeLooper, THE DOWNTOWN EXPERIENCE will be highlighted by the magic of Virtual Reality visualizations allowing visitors to travel back in time and re-live iconic historical moments.
Manhattan Holiday Jazz Cruise
Live Jazz, City Lights, Sophisticated Holiday Cheer on the water! Enjoy this 90 minute holiday jazz cruise aboard Yacht Manhattan II. This cruise is great for couples, co-workers, jazz enthusiasts & tourists (but not a narrated tour). See the Statue of Liberty on al departures. Plus see the city lights on all evening departures. Cookies and one complimentary spiked hot cocoa (or regular), beer, wine or champagne or soda is included.