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Big Bus New York Night Tour

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  • See many of the city’s top landmarks on a single tour
  • Audio guides in 10 languages for background on NYC highlights
  • Ticket is good for any departure time within the tour departure window
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Big Bus New York Night Tour
From US$49.00
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Big Bus New York Night Tour
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Overview

New York is the city that never sleeps, and one of the easiest and most convenient ways to take in its after-dark sights is aboard a nighttime bus tour. From a comfortable seat, you see many of the city’s best-known landmarks—Central Park and the Empire State Building to Times Square—all aglow. In addition to your guide, you have access to recorded commentary in 10 languages.

What to Expect

Meet at the corner of 48th Street and 7th Avenue, right in the heart of bustling Midtown, and climb aboard your bus. Seats on both decks are first-come, first-served, and you have the freedom to board anytime within the departure window.

Set off and prepare to discover many of the city’s top attractions, all illuminated after dark. You drive past the Empire State Building, Central Park, Times Square, and other popular landmarks, and even see the Statue of Liberty lit up in the distance. Take advantage of audio guides, available in 10 languages, for background on the city’s sights.

After several hours of exploring New York at night and capturing photos of the city's sights, you return to your original departure point, where the tour ends.

Reviews (74)
1 - 5 of 71 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Terrible management

We took this trip on December 27th. They said the bus will start at 6 PM. We waited in line for a long time in the cold and the bus didn't show up. I asked the agents when the bus will show up. They refused...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 808sudiptab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Worst Ever

After standing in line for over an hour for 6pm tour on December 23rd, the agent named Deborah, was very rude & confrontational. We took a silent 2 hour ride without any commentary as to what areas of the city we were riding through or...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Paradise826984
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Its all about the guide

Having someone that grew up in NYC and lived the scene can really add a lot of value when you're going through the neighborhoods. I would also suggest sitting on the right side of the bus as most of the attractions were view best on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sonny C
Reviewed 4 December 2018
Started out great but...

I don't remember the name of our tour guide but the first hour was fantastic. Our guide was informative and had a great sense of humor. Traffic was heavy which we expected but our guide on the way back was more worried about going out...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Diane K
Reviewed 27 October 2018
Great!

After a not so great day tour on Big Bus I was set to give big bus a negative review, and well since we had already paid for the night tour we decided to give them one more try and I am GLAD we did....More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank AyannaM
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Response from Jess0357 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I can remover they are nightly tours
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Koen M
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Response from AdamWhitcombe | Reviewed this property |
I went on a tour at 8pm. I didn’t have to book in advance for the specific bus.
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