from All Around Town Bus Tours
See the whole city and enjoy maximum flexibility with the Gray Line CitySightseeing New York All Around Town Tour – a hop on/hop off tour aboard our double-decker buses that gives you easy access to the Downtown Tour, the Uptown Tour, the Brooklyn Tour. the Night tour, plus our Hop-on, Hop-off Sightseeing Ferry, along the NYC waterfront, and free admission to the Museum of the City of New York OR New York Historical Society Museum. Also included isThe Eat and Play Card, a NYC vacation savings program, providing exclusive access to savings on dining, attractions, entertainment, shopping and more. Each card is valid for up to 4 people and can be used again and again for the duration of an entire NYC stay.
All Around Town Tour offers the best sights in Manhattan with hop-on, hop-off service at over 50 stops and connecting transfer points to switch from one tour loop to another:
Downtown Tour: Stops include Empire State Building, Greenwich Village, SoHo, Little Italy, Chinatown, World Trade Center site, Battery Park (departure point for Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island ferry), South Street Seaport, Times Square, Rockefeller Plaza, Radio City, United Nations, Fifth Avenue and more.
Uptown Tour: Stops include Central Park, Lincoln Center, Theater District, Fifth Avenue, American Museum of Natural History, Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Apollo Theatre and Harlem neighborhoods, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Guggenheim and other famous cultural attractions on Museum Mile and more.
Brooklyn Tour: A hop-on, hop-off tour will stop at Brooklyn Promenade/ Cadman Plaza, Atlantic Avenue, Barclays Center, Brooklyn Museum of Art and Botanic Garden, Brooklyn Public Library, Fort Greene Park and Brooklyn Academy of Music. Customers will also see Old Fulton Landing, Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn Bridge and Manhattan skyline.
Bronx Tour: The Bronx – known at “da Bronx” – birthplace of hip-hop, tap dancing and breakdancing; home to the Grand Concourse (1909) modeled on Paris’s Champs-Elysees and Yankee Stadium. The tour begins at the Grant’s Tomb. En-route to the Bronx you will view more neighborhoods of Harlem and Upper Manhattan. Your tour guide will provide information about the history, culture and diverse population of the Bronx. At Yankee Stadium, you can hop off to see the 27-time baseball World Series Champions, the New York
Night Tour: See New York when it sparkles! Enjoy nighttime views and ambiance of Midtown Manhattan.
Also marvel at the memorable views of Chinatown, Empire State Building, SoHo, Little Italy, Manhattan
Bridge, Brooklyn Bridge and more!
Hop-On, Hop-Off Sightseeing Ferry: Enjoy the fun & flexibility of hop-on, hop-off by sea! Learn about NYC with guided tour commentary while
traveling from stop to stop. This service operates with four stops:
1. Pier 78, West 38th Street and Hudson River
2. 199 Vesey Street Pier (lower Manhattan) - connection to Downtown Tour at stop #11, Park Row
3. Pier 11 (Wall Street and South Street) - connection to Downtown Tour at stop #13, South Street Seaport
4. DUMBO (Fulton Street and Furman Street) - connection to Brooklyn Tour at stop #2, Brooklyn Promenade
The New York Historical Society: The New York Historical Society, one of America’s pre-eminent cultural institutions, is dedicated to fostering research, presenting history and art exhibitions, and public programs that reveal the dynamism of history and its influence on the world of today. Founded in 1804, the New York Historical
is the oldest museum in New York City.
Museum of the City of New York: The Museum of the City of New York embraces the past, present, and future of New York City and celebrates the city’s cultural diversity through rich collections, a lively schedule of exhibitions and an array of programs for adults and children. The Museum is dedicated to fostering an understanding of New York’s
evolution from its origins as a settlement of a few hundred Europeans, Africans and Native Americans to its present
status as one of the world’s largest and most important cities.
Value-added Eat and Play Card included: The Eat and Play Card is a NYC vacation savings program, providing exclusive access to savings on dining, attractions, entertainment, shopping and more. Each card is valid for up to 4 people and can be used again and again for the duration of an entire NYC stay.
Do as little or as much as you want. Explore at your own pace. This tour is all about giving you everything and then letting you pick how much you want to experience–and when and how you want to do it. You’ll get the expertise of licensed guides and the flexibility of our hop on/hop off excursions, so you can explore any area on your own whenever you like.
Your total tour length varies based on the route. We have 5 routes. The times, listed below, do not include optional time spent off the tour bus at hop-off locations:
Downtown: 2.5 hours
Uptown: 2 hours
Brooklyn: 1.5 hours
Night Tour: 2 hours
Sightseeing Ferry: 1.5 hours
Our buses and ferry operate daily. Hours vary by tour:
Uptown: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Downtown: 8:00am - 6:00pm
Brooklyn: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Night Tour: 6:30pm - 8:00pm (one 1.5-hour tour nightly)
Sightseeing Ferry: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Our double-decker buses run every 15-30 minutes. Please be advised that times can vary due to New York City traffic, particularly during rush hour.
Voucher can be redeemed at Gray Line CitySightseeing New York Visitor Center inside Ripley's Believe It Or Not, 234 W. 42nd Street in Times Square (between Broadway & 8th Avenue) between 8:00AM and 8:00PM.