In the morning, guests will be picked up in Manhattan to begin this tour. Today, we will embark on a sightseeing tour of all the major sites in New York City, including Columbus Circle, the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Central Park, Fifth Avenue, and Rockefeller Center. We will discover the best spots around Midtown, visiting Times Square, the Chrysler Building, Greenwich Village, artsy SoHo, the bustling streets of Chinatown, Little Italy's sidewalk cafes, and the busy Wall Street area. From Battery Park, we will enjoy a view of the Statue of Liberty in all her majesty. We will have the option to end the tour by returning to Midtown or by staying at the South Street Seaport to either embark on an exciting boat ride (not included in tour price) or exploring the mall. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations.
The Big Apple, The City That Never Sleeps, The Cultural Capital of the World... whatever you call New York City, its impact on worldwide culture and business is undeniable. Seeing this famous metropolis is something no one ever forgets!
Named for Christopher Columbus, this New York City landmark has been drawing visitors to the Big Apple since 1905-- over one hundred years. The monument at the center of the circle was sculpted by Gaetano Russo in 1892.
This 16-acre building complex in New York City has been a cultural center since John D. Rockefeller initiated its development in the 1950s. Lincoln Center features the Julliard School, widely considered the best arts school in the country.
This Episcopal cathedral in New York City is an impressive Romanesque-and-Gothic-style church that first held services in 1899. It is the fourth-largest Christian church in the world and is the (disputed) largest Anglican church and cathedral.
Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 7:30am - 6:00pm, The Cathedral is open 7:30 am–6 pm daily. The Visitor Center and Pop-Up Shop are open 9 am–5 pm daily. Please note that there is limited access to parts of the Cathedral on Sundays—full access on Sundays is between 1 and 3 pm.
New York City's world-famous park sees over 35 million visitors every year, and not without reason. From playgrounds to ponds, horse carriages to bird-watching, and ice skating to rock climbing, the possibilities are endless in the 843-acre commons.
Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 6:00am - 1:00am
One of the most famous shopping areas in the world-- and one of the most expensive-- New York City's Fifth Avenue cuts across Manhattan and hold some of its most famous landmarks and event centers.
A member of the U.S. National Register of Historic Places as well as a National Landmark, the world-famous Rockefeller Center (named for John. D. Rockefeller's son) in Midtown Manhattan has been a New York hub since the 1930s.
Called "The Crossroads of the World," this major intersection in midtown Manhattan-- where Broadway hits Seventh Avenue-- is a world-famous icon of both New York City and the United States. It has appeared in countless forms of media.
This Art Deco skyscraper is one of the most iconic components of the New York skyline. At night, the tower is illuminated splendidly, as the light plays of the terraced crown that makes this tower instantly recognizable.
Opening Hours: Mon - Fri 8:00am - 6:00pm, Time may vary.
Greenwich Village, a neighborhood in Manhattan, to this day thrives as a cultural and artistic center for the city of New York. The home of the 60s folk and bohemian scenes, the Village is still an intellectual haven.
This famous neighborhood in lower Manhattan is known for its importance in New York City's artistic and cultural history as well as its shops and boutiques. This U.S. National Historic Landmark District is also known for its architecture.
Manhattan Island's famous Chinatown is the largest Chinese neighborhood in the western hemisphere, with a population estimated at up to 100,000 people. Both a residential and commercial area, it is home to amazing Chinese cuisine, art, and culture.
Little Italy is a neighborhood in lower Manhattan that was once home to a large population of Italian immigrants. Today, the area is known for its large selection of Italian shops, restaurants, and bakeries.
This famous street in New York City's Financial District has become synonymous with American financial enterprises. It is also the home of the New York Stock Exchange, and has been (or still is) the location of several other exchanges.
A small park on the southern tip of the island of Manhattan, Battery Park offers an exquisite view of New York Harbor. Castle Clinton is a fortress in the park, built to defend the city in the War of 1812.
This world-famous statue in New York harbor is best known as a center of immigration in the United States. This boat ride allows for a water-top view of Lady Liberty and plenty of opportunities to take amazing photos!
Opening Hours: 8:30am - 4:00am
The South Street Seaport is a historical area in Manhattan, neighboring the Financial District on the southern tip of the island. Its 19th century buildings now house many modern shops, boutiques, and restaurants.
Opening Hours: 11:00am - 9:00pm, Time are subject to change without notice.
*Return time is an estimate and varies based on traffic and weather conditions.
Inclusions & Exclusions
Columbus Circle, Lincoln Center, the Cathedral of Saint John The Divine, Central Park, Fifth Avenue, and Rockefeller Center
Times Square,the Chrysler Building, the Village, SoHo, Chinatown, Little Italy and Wall Street
Comprehensive sightseeing tours activities conducted by on-board tour guide
All taxes and fees included
Food and beverages, unless otherwise stated above
Proper dress is required to attend the church service. Shorts or tank tops are not acceptable.
All purchases are subject to re-confirmation within 2-3 business days after booking. Please do not book the airline tickets until you received the confirmation.
Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your e-ticket. You must print and bring e-ticket(s) on your trip, as they serve as proof of purchase.