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New York City: Big Bus Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Tour

1. New York City: Big Bus Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Tour

Experience the perfect introduction to New York with a Hop on Hop off Big Bus tour. Relax on an open-top double decker sightseeing bus while listening to insightful and engaging digital commentary. The bus route takes you on a captivating journey through New York's rich history and vibrant modern life, as well as its many memorials and museums. You'll have the opportunity to hop off and explore the city's most iconic historical sites, including the Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge, Empire State Building, Broadway, and the One World Trade Center with its 360-degree view of the stunning skyline. Pay tribute to the memory of those lost in the tragic event at the 9/11 Memorial just steps away. The Downtown Loop is a 90 minute circuit, while the Uptown Loop is 75 minutes. Many guests choose to ride a full loop to see the city before deciding where to hop off on the next loop around. Buses arrive every 10-15 minutes on the Downtown Loop and every 30 minutes on the Uptown Loop throughout the day. Explore Lower Manhattan on the Downtown tour, including popular neighborhoods such as the Flatiron District, World Trade Center, Battery Park, SoHo & NoHo, Greenwich Village & East Village, Chelsea, and the Financial District. Wander around Wall St. to see the famous Stock Exchange and Charging Bull. Eat your way through Little Italy and Chinatown, shop at the high-end boutiques in SoHo, or see the open-air observation deck at The Edge in Hudson Yards. Then make your way to the Upper East Side, home to some of New York’s most popular museums. Explore the Frick Collection and the Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met). The Uptown Loop takes you through Midtown, passing by Grand Central Terminal and St. Patrick’s Cathedral. Add a relaxing and scenic cruise around Liberty Island to complete your trip. Enjoy spectacular views of Lady Liberty and many more New York landmarks from a prime position on the Hudson River. Cruises last 1 hour and feature an onboard cafe and full bar, restrooms, outdoor deck space, air conditioning and indoor seating with large windows. Journey through New York on two wheels with an included offer at Unlimited Biking, NYC's premiere bike rental company. Purchase a 1-hour (minimum) bike rental and receive an extra hour free! Or, enjoy $5 OFF per person for any bike tour or Segway tour.

NYC: Guggenheim Museum Entry Ticket

2. NYC: Guggenheim Museum Entry Ticket

Book your entry ticket to the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Frank Lloyd Wright's architectural masterpiece housing world-renowned collections of modern and contemporary art. Enjoy full access to all exhibitions, and a downloadable audio guide included with your ticket. The building was recently named a UNESCO World Heritage Site — one of two in New York — the other being the Statue of Liberty. Founded on a collection of early modern masterpieces, the Guggenheim Museum today is an ever-evolving institution devoted to the art of the 20th century and beyond.  Your ticket gives you unlimited time to discover all that the museum has to offer. Connect to the Museum's Wi-Fi and download the digital guide with audio guides and texts for each exhibition, as well as information about the permanent collection and the Frank Lloyd Wright building. The audio guide is available in 11 languages, including Spanish, Mandarin, Italian, and Arabic. Exhibitions on view: • Thannhauser Collection - permanent Gego: Measuring Infinity - through September 10, 2023• Sarah Sze: Timelaspe - through September 10, 2023• A Year with Children - May 5 - June 19, 2023• Young Picasso in Paris - May 12 - August 6, 2023• Only the Young: Experimental Art in Korea 1960s - 1970s - September 1, 2023 - January 7, 2024• Going Dark: The Contemporary Figure at the Edge of Visibility - October 20, 2023 - April 7, 2024

The Metropolitan Museum In-App Audio Tour (EN) (w/o Ticket)

3. The Metropolitan Museum In-App Audio Tour (EN) (w/o Ticket)

Set off on a captivating journey through time at the renowned Metropolitan Museum of Art, a global cultural treasure located in New York City. With this immersive in-app audio tour created by a local, you'll delve into the extraordinary collection, which spans various epochs and artistic forms, while uncovering the brilliance of its most prominent masterpieces. The Met remains committed to diversifying its collection by showcasing historically underrepresented groups, including women, artists of color, and the LGBT community. Additionally, you'll have the opportunity to explore the speculative Afrofuturist Period Room exhibition, offering a unique perspective. Your exploration commences in the Egyptian Art galleries, where the museum's main attraction awaits: the world's largest collection of Egyptian treasures. Prepare to be captivated by the grandeur and intricate interior of the iconic Temple of Dendur. Next, you'll immerse yourself in the medieval era through the Met's unparalleled collection of Medieval and Byzantine art, rivaling those found in Europe. Shifting focus to the Impressionist movement, you'll encounter Van Gogh's breathtaking painting, "Wheat Field with Cypresses," widely regarded as one of his finest summer landscapes. You'll also contemplate renowned canvases by masters such as Monet, Picasso, and Klimt, engaging with their artistic brilliance. Finally, you'll be moved by Rodin's deeply emotional and thought-provoking marble sculptures, particularly the profound work, "The Tempest." Concluding your art-filled adventure, take a leisurely stroll down Fifth Avenue to the adjacent Upper East Side, where you'll uncover fascinating Met-related trivia, adding another layer of intrigue to your visit. Note! This tour DOES NOT include a ticket! This tour is not affiliated with the Metropolitan Museum of Art but is provided by an independent creator. HOW IS THE TOUR GOING — Stay flexible: join the tour whenever you want and explore the sights as long as you like. — Enjoy the tour even offline: all audio tours are tested for high quality and easy navigation.

NYC Pedicab Tour: Central Park, Rockefeller, Times Square

4. NYC Pedicab Tour: Central Park, Rockefeller, Times Square

Embark on a thrilling NYC Pedicab Tour that takes you through the iconic sights of Central Park, Rockefeller Center, and Times Square. Prepare for an unforgettable adventure filled with breathtaking photo opportunities and captivating stories. Our expert guide will greet you at the starting point, ready to lead you on an immersive journey. Begin by exploring the lush landscapes of Central Park, where you'll discover hidden gems and iconic landmarks. Capture stunning photos at picture-perfect spots, creating memories to treasure forever. Next, we'll venture towards Rockefeller Center, home to the world-famous Christmas tree and ice-skating rink. Marvel at the dazzling lights and festive atmosphere as you snap photos that perfectly encapsulate the holiday spirit. Finally, we'll make our way to the pulsating heart of New York City—Times Square. Immerse yourself in the vibrant energy as the neon lights illuminate the bustling streets. Take advantage of our photo stops to capture the electrifying ambiance and iconic billboards that make Times Square a symbol of the city. Throughout the tour, our knowledgeable guide will share fascinating stories and insider tips, providing you with a deeper understanding of each location's significance. Learn about the rich history, cultural significance, and architectural marvels that define these renowned areas of New York City. Join us for this extraordinary Pedicab Tour and witness the beauty of Central Park, the grandeur of Rockefeller Center, and the exhilaration of Times Square. Let us guide you through these iconic landmarks, ensuring you have ample time for incredible photo opportunities. Immerse yourself in the magic of the city and create lasting memories on this unforgettable journey.

New York City: Pedicab Tour Through Central Park

5. New York City: Pedicab Tour Through Central Park

ChatGPT Embark on an immersive one-hour Pedicab Tour through the enchanting landscapes of Central Park, New York City. Sit back and relax in the comfort of our pedicab as we take you on a captivating journey through the park's scenic pathways. During this tour, we make strategic photo stops at various picturesque locations, allowing you to capture the beauty and essence of Central Park. Take a moment to pose against the backdrop of iconic landmarks such as Bethesda Terrace, with its stunning views of the lake and the magnificent architecture of the Bethesda Terrace Tunnel. As we continue, we'll pause at Cherry Hill/Friends Fountain, where you can enjoy the serene ambiance and snap photos amidst the surrounding natural beauty. Capture memories at Strawberry Fields, paying tribute to John Lennon, and soak in the peaceful atmosphere of this special memorial. Throughout the tour, our experienced guides will provide insightful commentary, sharing fascinating stories and historical facts about the park's landmarks, enhancing your understanding and appreciation of Central Park's rich heritage. Immerse yourself in the beauty of Central Park, with its sprawling greenery, charming bridges, and tranquil lakes, as our Pedicab Tour offers a unique and intimate way to explore this iconic destination. Don't miss the opportunity to create lasting memories and capture stunning photographs as you discover the hidden gems of Central Park. Book your one-hour Pedicab Tour today and embark on a delightful adventure through the heart of New York City's most beloved park.

NYC: Upper East Side Walking Food Tour

6. NYC: Upper East Side Walking Food Tour

Join us for an unforgettable walking food tour around the world-famous Upper East Side. This guided tour will tantalize your tastebuds as we visit some of the most popular food spots on offer. Be sure to keep your eyes peeled for celebrities as we explore this leafy neighborhood and learn about its history, and indulge in: - Delicious hand-rolled bagels - A slice of classic New York Style Pizza - Juicy Chinese Dumplings ️ - A refreshing lemonade spritz - A thick chocolate chip cookie So what are you waiting for? Book today and let's eat!

Private & Custom Tour with SUV

7. Private & Custom Tour with SUV

Explore New York City with a guide on this personalized excursion for up to 13 people, a tour with special appeal for first-timers. Opt to see the city’s highlights or focus on one area, and customize the itinerary according to your personal preferences, choosing from locations such as Times Square and the Theater District, Central Park, Midtown Manhattan, Lower Manhattan, or areas in the boroughs of Brooklyn and Queens.

NYC Upper East Side self-guided walking tour scavenger hunt

8. NYC Upper East Side self-guided walking tour scavenger hunt

Looking for things to do on the Upper East Side? Our self-guided walking tour/scavenger hunt will take you from the Metropolitan Museum of Art to the Jaqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir in Central Park via its zoo, several museums, and art galleries! Solve challenges at every step to discover your next destination and learn new things. Learn a little history as well as interesting facts about what surrounds you. See the sights. The New York Manhattan Upper East Side Tourist Scavenger Hunt is a 3.9 km / 2.4 mi self-guided walking tour with challenges along the way. It should take you 3 hours to complete. - See the sights! 38 locations - Learn some local history - Challenge your knowledge: 39 varied challenges - Walk at your own pace: 3.9 km / 2.4 mi - Take as little, or as much time as you wish to complete your hunt

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What people are saying about Upper East Side

Convenient on arrival when you don't know the city at all and you're a little tired by the delay, for example Or just see the city differently Very nice in any case even if the route is not always really respected I have the impression To do A bit of a wait but it's super fast

It was fun. I liked how they gave out headphones so the tour guide didn’t have to tell and you could take the headphones out if you wanted a break.

Staff and drivers were super friendly. Enjoyed the recording guided tour. ;)

Always a great trip and sitting on top able to get a great view.

It’s a great way to see an overall view of the city.