New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn), New York

A leading global city, New York exerts a powerful influence over worldwide commerce, finance, culture and fashion, and entertainment. The city consists of five boroughs and an intricate patchwork of neighborhoods. Some of these include Lower Manhattan and the New York Stock Exchange, Battery Park and South Street Seaport, Chinatown, trendy SoHo and Greenwich Village, along with Little Italy, the flat Iron District and Gramercy Park. Famous Central Park covers 843 acres of paths, ponds, lakes and green space within the asphalt jungle. Many districts and landmarks have become well-known to outsiders. Nearly 170 languages are spoken in the city and over 35% of its population was born outside the United States.

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Points of Interest

  • Statue of Liberty
  • Ellis Island
  • Times Square
  • South Street Seaport
  • The National September 11 Memorial Complex
  • Brooklyn Bridge
  • Rockefeller Center
  • Central Park
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  • Statue of Liberty

    "Liberty Enlightening the World" was a gift from France symbolizing freedom and democracy. Made of copper, she stands 305 feet tall and carries a torch, welcoming visitors to Liberty Island.

  • Ellis Island

    Gateway for millions of immigrants to the U.S., it was the nation's busiest immigrant inspection station from 1892 to 1954. Today, it features the Ellis Island Immigration Museum.

  • Times Square

    This busy iconic commercial intersection and neon-lit neighborhood in Manhattan has been featured in numerous movies and TV shows. It is also the site of the annual New Year's Eve ball drop.

  • South Street Seaport

    This historic district of Manhattan includes the city's largest concentration of restored early 19th-century commercial buildings. Enjoy shopping, bars and eateries, with views of the Brooklyn Bridge.

  • The National September 11 Memorial Complex

    Known as the 9/11 Museum & Memorial, the two historical landmarks pay tribute to those who perished during the terror attacks. The memorial's twin reflecting pools sit in the footprints where the Twin Towers previously stood. The museum displays exhibitions and archival documents while conveying a spirit of hope and renewal.

  • Brooklyn Bridge

    One of the oldest suspension bridges in the U.S., it spans 1,595 feet across the East River, connecting Manhattan and Brooklyn. The neo-Gothic towers are made of limestone, granite and cement.

  • Rockefeller Center

    Built by John D. Rockefeller, this is the largest private building project in modern times and home to many NYC landmarks, such as Radio City Music Hall, GE Building and Rockefeller Plaza.

  • Central Park

    This 843-acre public park is located in Manhattan and has some 25 million visitors annually. It is the most visited urban park in the U.S. and includes an ice-skating rink, a pool and a zoo.

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New York City At Night

4 hours | New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn) | NYC-115
  • Brooklyn Bridge
  • Rockefeller Center
  • Times Square

See why New York is the city that never sleeps! From the lights of Broadway to bohemian SoHo, this evening tour showcases the city's most iconic landmarks and neighborhoods when they are most dazzling, at night. Famed Times Square is a highlight with time to explore.

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Downtown Manhattan & The 9/11 Memorial

4 hours | New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn) | NYC-405
  • Brooklyn Bridge
  • The National September 11 Memorial Complex

The city that never sleeps awaits your arrival. This excursion takes you on a walking tour of Manhattan. You'll pass the New York Stock Exchange and Wall Street, and visit the sight of the original Twin Towers and 9/11 Memorial

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Manhattan to Brooklyn: Walk the Brooklyn Bridge

4 hours | New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn) | NYC-380
  • Times Square
  • South Street Seaport
  • The National September 11 Memorial Complex
  • Rockefeller Center
  • Brooklyn Bridge

Take an exhilarating walk across the famed Brooklyn Bridge. Enjoy breathtaking views from a unique vantage point while your guide provides historic perspective of this marvel of 19th century engineering.

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New York Highlights Scenic Drive

4 hours | New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn) | NYC-100
  • Times Square
  • Rockefeller Center
  • Central Park

Sit back and relax on this panoramic tour traveling along the avenues and streets of New York City. Take in the sights from a comfortable coach as your tour guide explains the unique history of your surroundings, including Times Square, Rockefeller Center, Central Park, the Empire State Building, and more.

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New York Highlights Scenic Drive (Wheelchair Accessible)

4 hours | New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn) | NYC-101
  • Times Square
  • Rockefeller Center
  • Central Park

Sit back and relax on this panoramic tour traveling along the avenues and streets of New York City. Take in the sights from a comfortable coach as your tour guide explains the unique history of your surroundings, including Times Square, Rockefeller Center, Central Park, the Empire State Building, and more..

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New York City by Land & Sea

4 hours | New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn) | NYC-600
  • Statue of Liberty
  • Ellis Island
  • Brooklyn Bridge
  • South Street Seaport

Enjoy the best of the Big Apple by Land and Sea. After your sightseeing drive to Lower Manhattan, hop on board a state-of-the-art water jet powered catamaran for your scenic sightseeing cruise.

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Lower Manhattan Highlights Scenic Drive

5 hours | New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn) | NYC-105
  • Statue of Liberty
  • Ellis Island
  • The National September 11 Memorial Complex
  • South Street Seaport

Experience the history and grandeur of Lower Manhattan, visit the 9/11 Memorial and see the Freedom Tower, an area once destroyed by the September 2011 terror attacks that has since been restored to beyond its former glory. At Battery Park, you'll take in picturesque views of Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty. In South Street Seaport, cobblestone streets will take you back to Old New York and offer you views of the iconic Brooklyn Bridge. On Wall Street, you'll discover the heart of America's financial institutions.

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New York City by Land & Sea (Wheelchair Accessible)

4 hours | New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn) | NYC-601
  • Statue of Liberty
  • Ellis Island
  • Brooklyn Bridge
  • South Street Seaport

Enjoy the best of the Big Apple by Land and Sea. After your sightseeing drive to Lower Manhattan, hop on board a state-of-the-art water jet powered catamaran for your scenic sightseeing cruise.

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Hop on Hop Off New York City Tour, Classic 1 Day Ticket with Transfer to City Center

6 hours | New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn) | NYC-120
  • Statue of Liberty
  • Ellis Island
  • Times Square
  • South Street Seaport
  • The National September 11 Memorial Complex
  • Brooklyn Bridge
  • Rockefeller Center
  • Central Park

Hop on and discover, hop off and explore. Enjoy sightseeing, local attractions, shopping, museums, art galleries, restaurants and more as this tour allows you to experience the exhilarating, fast pasted city of New York at your own pace and according to your own interests. The tour includes a transfer to and from the city center by deluxe motor coach. Upon arrival in New York, you will be met by the Big Bus team at Times Square (7th Ave & 50th street) where you will transfer to the hop on hop off bus to enjoy your day in New York. With over 25 stops and 2 tour routes. The open top provides fantastic views as you enjoy the live guided tour in English or the multi-lingual audio tour with a choice of 10 languages. Please be sure to return to Time Square for return transfer to your ship.

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La Guardia (LGA) Airport Transfer with Manhattan Highlights

6.5 hours | New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn) | NYC-202
  • Statue of Liberty
  • Ellis Island
  • Times Square
  • The National September 11 Memorial Complex
  • Rockefeller Center
  • Central Park
  • South Street Seaport

Extend your vacation and enjoy the Big Apple, from Rockefeller Center to Central Park, before being taken to La Guardia (LGA) airport.

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Kennedy (JFK) Airport Transfer with Manhattan Highlights

6.5 hours | New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn) | NYC-200
  • Statue of Liberty
  • Ellis Island
  • Times Square
  • The National September 11 Memorial Complex
  • Rockefeller Center
  • Central Park
  • South Street Seaport

Extend your vacation and enjoy the Big Apple, from Rockefeller Center to Central Park, before being taken to Kennedy (JFK) airport.

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Newark (EWR) Airport Transfer with Manhattan Highlights

6.5 hours | New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn) | NYC-203
  • Statue of Liberty
  • Ellis Island
  • Times Square
  • The National September 11 Memorial Complex
  • Rockefeller Center
  • Central Park
  • South Street Seaport

Extend your vacation and enjoy the Big Apple, from Rockefeller Center to Central Park, before being taken to Newark (EWR) airport.

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9/11 Memorial & Museum Tour

4.5 hours | New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn) | NYC-410
  • The National September 11 Memorial Complex

Pay homage to the events of September 11, 2001 with an unforgettable visit to the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Explore the dramatic collection of personal effects and memorabilia, recorded testimonies and artifacts before walking to the 9/11 Memorial, a riveting tribute to the men and women who perished that fateful day.

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Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island

6 hours | New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn) | NYC-300
  • Statue of Liberty
  • Ellis Island

The Statue of Liberty is one of the world's most renowned images and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. On this tour you will stand at the base of 'Lady Liberty,' delve into the history of this iconic Statue and visit Ellis Island Museum to catch the spirit of the important role this island played in American history.

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Rockefeller Center, 9/11 Memorial & Battery Park

7.5 hours | New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn) | NYC-110
  • Times Square
  • The National September 11 Memorial Complex
  • Rockefeller Center

This full-day excursion offers the very best in New York sight-seeing. Head uptown past Lincoln Center on your way to stop at Rockefeller Center. There, you'll head 70-stories up to The Top of the Rock Observation Deck, where you'll take in the best, unobstructed views of the city and beyond. Back on Fifth Avenue, you'll pass Central Park and lots of luxury shopping. As you head downtown, drive through the Times Square theater district and Midtown's garment district, plus Greenwich Village, SoHo, Wall Street, Chinatown, and more. In Lower Manhattan, take in views of the Statue of Liberty at Battery Park, and pay your respects at the 9/11 Memorial. You'll have approximately 90 minutes on your own to explore, dine, and shop during the day.

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Museum of Modern Art's Private Guided Tour

5 hours | New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn) | NYC-210

Praised as the greatest collection of modern art in the world by The New York Times, The Museum of Modern Art's unparalleled collection offers a comprehensive overview of modern and contemporary art, from the European painting and sculpture of the 1880s to the design, film and performance art of today.

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