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New York Hip-Hop Tour: suitable for all ages and a one-of-a-kind experience

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New York Hip-Hop Tour: suitable for all ages and a one-of-a-kind experience

If you’re into hip-hop, or want to see another side of NYC, take a tour with one of hip-hop’s Grandmasters! Suitable for all ages, this one-of-a-kind experience takes you on an interactive cultural tour of Manhattan, Harlem and the Bronx, and reveals the true meaning of hip-hop.

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Highlights
Fully narrated tour
Informative, friendly and professional guide
Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
Family friendly
Your expert Grandmaster guide will trace the history and influences of hip-hop in New York City, from its earliest years with pioneers DJ Red Alert, Grandmaster Caz, Rahiem of Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, and many others. You’ll get the lowdown on famous groups like Public Enemy, Treacherous Three and the Sugarhill Gang.

Aboard your luxury coach, you’ll visit such sites as Graffiti Wall of Fame, Apollo Theater, Rucker Park and more. Stop for lunch and get a taste of real soul food (own expense). On this fun-filled hip-hop tour, you’ll even get to try your hand in the “Show Your Skills” segment of the tour, while dressed in plenty of “bling”!

Perfect for the hip-hop enthusiast or even the curious, bring the family for an afternoon of discovery and fun.

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26/06/2017 |

Afternoon Statue of Liberty Tour with Pedestal Access: Including a visit to Ellis Island

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Afternoon Statue of Liberty Tour with Pedestal Access: Including a visit to Ellis Island

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.

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Highlights
Family friendly
Small group ensures personal service
Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
All entrance fees included
“I lift my lamp beside the golden door!” These unforgettable words are inscribed on the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty. For millions of future Americans, her torch was the first thing they saw on their arrival to this new country. She stands proudly in New York Harbor, lighting the way to better life for so many people.

Meet your guide at Battery Park in midday. Start the tour by examining the collection housed inside the Pedestal Museum, from the original bones of the statue to one of the first flames of her torch. Then make the climb to the top of the pedestal and enjoy unparalleled views of the NYC skyline at her feet. Explore the island on your own, or grab a quick bite before rejoining your guide. If time permits, the tour will also visit Ellis Island.

Important: The wait times at the ferry and security lines during the afternoon tour is much longer.

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19/06/2017 |

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Premium Viewing Italian Brunch With Private Outdoor Area

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Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Premium Viewing Italian Brunch With Private Outdoor Area

Enjoy incredible views of 2017 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City, with family and friends.

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Perfectly positioned between 57th St and 58th St on the parade route – 6th Ave or Avenue of the Americas as it is known, you will enjoy the best views of the parade as it winds down to Herald Square. A gourmet, Italian influenced brunch buffet with delicious brunch cocktails will be served. This upscale, multi-level restaurant provides 2nd floor festivities as you stay warm, eat, and drink holiday, festive drinks and watch the 2017 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. If you want to add to the excitement and want an up close and personal experience, return to the private, street level viewing area with hot drinks and breakfast noshes from the street level cafe.
While millions tune into watch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade on television, you can enjoy an up close and personal view just steps away from the action. Your parade experience offers a fun mix of inside and outside elements. From an exclusive vantage point along the parade route on 6th Avenue you will enjoy an unlimited, full Italian breakfast buffet complete with brunch cocktails as you experience the world famous parade.

While dining you won’t miss a minute of the fun—the parade right outside and a televised live feed of all the morning’s festivities. New this year, guests can spend time in the street level café offering coffee, tea, hot cocoa and light snacks. Grab your cocoa, head outside and watch the parade as the floats, bands and performers march by from this private and exclusive location on the sidewalk.

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12/06/2017 |

The Sightseeing Day Pass New York City: visit New York City’s top attractions including Empire State Building

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The Sightseeing Day Pass New York City: visit New York City's top attractions including Empire State Building

Unlock unlimited possibilities with access to New York City’s top attractions, museums, tours, restaurants and entertainment and save big with the brand new Sightseeing Day Pass. You’ll have a ticket to the hottest attractions including the Empire State Building, One World Observatory (exclusive to The Sightseeing Pass), The Guggenheim Museum, Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum, The Statue of Liberty, Gray Line Citysightseeing Buses, Circle Line Cruises and more. Choose a 1, 2, 3, 5 or 7 day attraction pass and own the city!

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Highlights
Excellent value for money
Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
Includes free admission to top local attractions
Instant Confirmation
Where you go and what you do with this fully-customizable, money-saving pass is up to you. Soak up 360-degree views of the city from on top of One World Observatory, explore New York aboard a hop-on, hop-off sightseeing bus trip, visit the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum, and more. If you’re looking for an activity, try out a fun range of tours like street art tour of Brooklyn, a Soho and Little Italy walking tour, or a multi-hour bike rental. The choice is yours.

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05/06/2017 |

Niagara Falls Fireworks 2-Day Trip from NYC: tour includes a ticket on the iconic sightseeing boat, traveling up close to the thundering falls

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Niagara Falls Fireworks 2-Day Trip from NYC: tour includes a ticket on the iconic sightseeing boat, traveling up close to the thundering falls

Experience the majesty of Niagara Falls on this exciting 2-day trip from New York City. After a quick 60-minute flight from NYC to Niagara Falls, NY, enjoy a fun-filled sightseeing shopping, dining, and touring excursion. See the local sites, like museums, casinos, observatories, and much more. The trip includes airfare and all transfers, hotel reservations, plus tickets to the famous Maid of the Mist sightseeing boat cruise. Also, enjoy a spectacular display of fireworks over the falls at night.

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Highlights
Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
Enjoy fantastic aerial views
Niagara Falls is simply amazing. The powerful combination of three separate waterfalls that make up Niagara Falls must be experienced in person to realize their magnificence. On this 2-day trip, travel from a New York City hotel in the morning (free pickup is provided) to the airport for a 1-hour flight to Niagara Falls, NY.

Another short transfer then arrives in the heart of Niagara Falls, in front of the famous Maid of the Mist cruise ship. This tour includes a ticket on the iconic sightseeing boat, traveling up close to the thundering falls. The powerful combination of three separate waterfalls makes up Niagara and must be experienced in person to realize their magnificence. An overnight stay is at a hotel within walking distance to the falls.

After an oftentimes wet cruise, wander the city streets to visit various aerospace and science museums, casinos, observatories, and much more. For the only panoramic view of all three falls, the clear choice is the Niagara Falls Observation Tower. Extending out dramatically over Niagara Gorge, this architectural wonder affords unobstructed views of the wild cascades of Niagara Falls, as well as the raging whitewater below.

For aviation enthusiasts, visit the Ira G. Ross Aerospace Museum. This organization is devoted to the efforts of the Western United States during the war years and includes the recently salvaged Bell P-39 Airacobra, one of the principal American fighter aircrafts in service during World War II. It’s currently under restoration after more than 50 years resting at the bottom of a lake. For children of all ages, pay a visit to the Niagara Wax Museum of History or the Niagara Science Museum.

Finally, enjoy a spectacular display of fireworks over the falls every Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday evenings at 10pm. Fireworks performances are based on the weather conditions and may be canceled due to high winds or rain.

At the end of the second day, travel with a private driver back to the airport for a 45-minute journey back to New York City.

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29/05/2017 |

Niagara Falls Day Trip from New York by Air: including a ride on a Niagara boat cruise or the Journey Behind the Falls

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Niagara Falls Day Trip from New York by Air: including a ride on a Niagara boat cruise or the Journey Behind the Falls

Discover the beauty and awesome power of Niagara Falls on a day trip from New York. You’ll fly to Upstate New York, tour the falls on both the US and Canadian sides (don’t forget your passport!), see all the sights, including a ride on a Niagara boat cruise or the Journey Behind the Falls. And at the end of an amazing day you’ll take an evening flight back to New York.

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Highlights
Likely to Sell Out
All entrance fees included
Round-trip airfares
Lunch included
Tour is wheelchair accessible
All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
After being collected from your Midtown Manhattan hotel, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Upstate New York (approximately one hour). On arrival, you will be met by your guide for the day to board the bus to Niagara Falls.

After lunch, it’s time to board a Niagara Falls boat cruise for an up-close Niagara Falls experience. The 30-minute cruise takes you through the foaming waters to the base of the American Falls and the basin of Horseshoe Falls. You will get close enough to the falls to feel their cool mist on your skin.

The Niagara Falls boat cruises operate only in the warmer months, typically from May to October, so if you are traveling from November to April you may visit the Journey Behind the Falls instead. An elevator takes you behind the great sheet of Niagara Falls for a thunderous up-close view of Niagara Falls. Please note that Niagara Falls boat cruises may cease to operate earlier than October 31 depending on weather.

Due to the extreme popularity of this tour, a minimum 5-day advance booking is required.

Please note: At time of booking you are required to provide each passenger’s name and date of birth as it appears on their passport(s). You are also required to provide your hotel details so that the supplier can schedule your pickup. Failure to include this information will result in your reservation not being completed. Any name change after confirmation, will incur an amendment fee by the supplier directly.

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22/05/2017 |

Philadelphia and Amish Country Day Trip from New York panoramic tour that includes a visit to Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Elsert Alley

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Philadelphia and Amish Country Day Trip from New York panoramic tour that includes a visit to Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Elsert Alley

Explore the countryside outside New York on a day trip to Philadelphia and Lancaster County, home of the Amish people. You’ll drive through the beautiful Pennsylvania countryside, tour Philadelphia and its famous Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, and take an ride in an authentic Amish buggy.

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Philadelphia and Amish Country Day Trip from New York panoramic tour that includes a visit to Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Elsert Alley

Highlights
Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
Informative, friendly and professional guide
Departing New York City, you’ll drive through New Jersey and Pennsylvania to the City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia. It’s the second largest city on the East Coast, and only 100 miles (160 kilometers) from New York City.

Upon arrival in Philadelphia, you will embark on a panoramic tour that includes Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Elsert Alley (the oldest inhabited street in America) and more. Arriving in the historic heart of Philadelphia, you’ll visit the famous Liberty Bell and Constitution Square and Hall, symbols of freedom in America.

Departing Philadelphia you will see the famous “Rocky Steps” before continuing to Lancaster County. After a break for lunch at the Amish marketplace (lunch not included), you’ll have an authentic Amish buggy ride through Amish farm country. During the ride you’ll learn how the Amish live without modern technology – no electricity, running water, telephone service or appliances.

In the late afternoon your tour heads east for an evening arrival in New York.

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15/05/2017 |

Woodbury Common Premium Outlets Shopping Tour from Manhattan: New York’s largest outlet center

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Woodbury Common Premium Outlets Shopping Tour from Manhattan: New York's largest outlet center

Spend the day at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets, New York’s largest outlet center, on this day trip from Manhattan. There are over 220 stores featuring discounts on brand name and designer merchandise including Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein, Diesel, Gap, Nike, Puma, Timberland, Tommy Hilfiger & more. Choose from three daily departures and flexible returns with reserved seating to give you maximum flexibility and convenience. You will also receive a VIP Coupon Book worth hundreds of dollars of exceptional savings.

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Woodbury Common Premium Outlets Shopping Tour from Manhattan: New York's largest outlet center

Highlights
Choice of several departures throughout the day
Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
Family friendly
Multiple departure times and locations available
Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
Receive discounts at selected restaurants, shops and attractions
Instant Confirmation
On this tour, choose from multiple departure places & times and return options in Manhattan to maximize shopping time. Get an instant confirmation for guaranteed reserved seating at the times of your choice. Simply show up at the time you reserved, show your voucher, and board the bus.

Woodbury Common Premium Outlets is the largest outlet center on the East Coast with over 220 stores featuring discounts on brand name and designer merchandise including Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein, Diesel, Gap, Nike, Puma, Timberland, Tommy Hilfiger & more.

After a day of shopping, relax on the drive back to Manhattan.

Sharonjcarley, March 2017
Highly recommend this excursion. Lovely outlet with great choice of shops from high end designer Gucci Monclef Dior etc to more high street designer North Face Diesel Lacoste Ralph Lauren, spent a fortune but went knowing that!! Food hall is a good refuelling place, which you need with all the shopping.

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06/05/2017 |

Statue of Liberty Express Cruise: sail by the skyline and landmarks of Lower Manhattan

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Statue of Liberty Express Cruise: sail by the skyline and landmarks of Lower Manhattan

Explore New York Harbor on a one-hour commentated cruise with fantastic views of the Statue of Liberty, Manhattan Skyline and Brooklyn Bridge. Now sailing on iconic Circle Line Sightseeing boats! Learn about New York’s history while seeing the sights and getting an overview of this world-famous city. Just sit back and relax while taking in the beautiful scenery.

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Statue of Liberty Express Cruise: sail by the skyline and landmarks of Lower Manhattan

Highlights
Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
Fully narrated tour
Choice of several departures throughout the day
There’s no better way to see the Statue of Liberty! Narrated by informative and wildly entertaining guides, this 60-minute tour will sail you by the skyline and landmarks of Lower Manhattan, then pause up close to legendary Lady Liberty herself! Capture perfect pictures from the breezy sundeck or from the climate-controlled interior cabin. This is more than just a cruise – it’s the essential New York City experience! Now sailing on iconic Circle Line Sightseeing boats!

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06/05/2017 |

Viator VIP: Mornings at MoMA – enjoy the Museum’s world-famous collection including Vincent van Gogh’s The Starry Night

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Viator VIP: Mornings at MoMA - enjoy the Museum's world-famous collection including Vincent van Gogh's The Starry Night

Start your day in the heart of New York City with Mornings at MoMA. You will see the Museum’s most well loved works in the company of an engaging, knowledgeable guide – all before the Museum opens!

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Viator VIP: Mornings at MoMA - enjoy the Museum's world-famous collection including Vincent van Gogh's The Starry Night

The only thing better than viewing the greatest collection of modern and contemporary art in the world? Doing so without the crowds. An engaging, professional art historian will guide you on your one-hour tour, so you can see the masterpieces in a quiet, peaceful setting.

With your dedicated guide leading the way, your tour will enjoy the Museum’s world-famous collection that includes everything from Pablo Picasso’s Les Demoiselles d’Avignon to Vincent van Gogh’s The Starry Night. And surrealist fans take note: Salvador Dalí’s The Persistence of Memory also hangs here. Plus the MoMA building is a destination unto itself: a high-ceilinged, light-filled wonder designed by Japanese architect Yoshio Taniguchi.

After the tour, take a breather in the peaceful Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden, filled with trees, sculptures, and a reflecting pool; enjoy any of the Museum’s special exhibitions and films; and take home a special memento from the MoMA Design Store. The Museum is also home to Terrace 5, a cafe overlooking the Sculpture Garden and The Modern, a two Michelin Star fine dining establishment with a contemporary seasonal American menu.

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05/05/2017 |