Tours & Sightseeing

NYC Hop-on Hop-Off
Sightseeing Bus Tour

New York, NY

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New York, NY

Get the most out of a day in New York with an unlimited hop-on, hop-off double decker bus tour!

  • Explore the city at your own pace, and visit as many designated stops as you see fit!
  • Experience the culture of both Downtown and Uptown Manhattan plus Harlem
  • Check off must-see sights with over 40 stops at iconic New York locations
  • Enjoy state-of-the-art GPS-guided audio narration in multiple languages
  • Discover the best of the Big Apple with this amazing Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour!
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

Daily - pick-up times vary

Essential Information
  • Children under 3 years of age ride free
  • Earphones for narration are included
  • Maps and free WiFi are included
  • View the city at your own pace and stop at as many sites as you would like
  • Board with phone; no paper tickets needed.  Once boarded, your ticket is valid only on the same day as activation
Approximately 2.5 hours for the downtown tour and 2 hours for the uptown tour if you don't hop off
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
This tour is available for up to 60 participants per bus.
This experience is for booked participants only.
Weather Dependent
This experience runs rain or shine. Please contact your tour provider with any questions about weather conditions.
What To Wear
Wear comfortable and weather appropriate clothing. It might get chilly if you sit on the open-air top deck.
What is a hop-on, hop-off bus tour?

A hop-on, hop-off bus tour is a sightseeing experience that enables you to get on and off at as many designated stops as you please. Your ticket offers you the incredible opportunity to sight see at your own pace, without having to stay on the bus or in a group.

Is the bus handicap accessible?

Each bus has different capabilities. Please make note of any special needs at the time of booking to see if accommodations can be made. 

What languages is this tour offered in?

This tour is available in 11 languages: English, Spanish, Italian, German, French, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Russian, and Hebrew.

How long is my ticket valid?

Once you have boarded the tour bus and your ticket has been activated by the tour staff, your ticket is only valid the same day as activation.

Do the tour buses run 24 hours a day?

No. All of the buses run on a set schedule, which is adjusted seasonally.

How long is this tour?

When you take a hop-on hop-off tour, you’re in control of your touring experience: The tour length depends on how long you want to linger at a stop.

Where does this tour depart from?

On this hop-on, hop-off bus tour, you can start at any of the designated bus stops along the route.

Are any attractions included with this tour?

This tour only allows access to the hop-on, hop-off bus tour and does not include admission to any New York City attractions. 

What if my tour is impacted by rain or inclement weather?

This tour operates rain or shine. On rainy days, complimentary ponchos are offered as well as seating on the lower level. In winter, the buses are protected with a transparent cover to keep you away from the cold.

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have redeemed your voucher for a ticket, it is final and is not eligible for a refund or exchange for any other Virgin Experience Gifts experience. Your ticket is valid only on the same day when your tickets are activated by the tour staff. Customers can reschedule a date or transfer ticket to friends and family through the experience provider.


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