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THE DOWNTOWN EXPERIENCE Powered By THE RIDE

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THE DOWNTOWN EXPERIENCE Powered By THE RIDE
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90-minute multimedia tour of Downtown Manhattan featuring some of THE RIDE's signature performance interludes enhanced with virtual reality!
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90-minute multimedia tour of Downtown Manhattan featuring some of THE RIDE's signature performance interludes enhanced with virtual reality!
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90-minute multimedia tour of Downtown Manhattan featuring some of THE RIDE's signature performance interludes enhanced with virtual reality!
From US$54.00
Overview
See Downtown Manhattan from a rare perspective on a bus tour that includes state–of–the–art virtual reality technology. As you cruise past top landmarks, your goggles take you back in time to important historical moments, from George Washington’s inauguration to Black Tuesday. When you’re not immersed in the VR scenes, your guide provides little–known facts about points of interest on the itinerary, including the Brooklyn Bridge, Chinatown, and One World Trade.
What to Expect
  • 90-minute multimedia historic adventure past Downtown Manhattan locations and iconic landmarks including South Street Seaport, Brooklyn Bridge, Battery Park, 9/11 Memorial, China Town, Wall street and One World Observatory 
  • Fun, original & informative music and videos that support guide's deeply researched narrative
  • Theater-style, side facing seating & floor-to-ceiling windows with panoramic views
  • Advanced audio/visual technology including 40 LCD TV screens showing footage of Downtown Manhattan
  • VR moments that will lift your imagination out of your seat as you participate in George Washington's Inaugural, Experience Black Tuesday 1929, fly to the astounding view of One World Observatory, endure an immigrants passage across the sea and more! 
Reviews (31)
1 - 5 of 31 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Awesome experience!!!

Is a wonderful experience! Krista if you will see that, I love you! She is amazing girl! Thank you the ride!More

Thank Julio G
TheRideNYC, Manager at The Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your 5 star review of THE DOWNTOWN Experience. The worlds only integrated VR experience on a bus. It is wonderful reviews like this that make people excited to try us when they are in NYC. Many people call us the best Family...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Un moment sublime / wonderful time

A wonderful experience with the downtown experience but, let's face it, it truly depends on your guide in the bus! Hopefully our guy, Tim, was an extraordinary one! Full of humour, auotderision, and very good stories he made our time great! Tim, if you read...More

Thank Chrystal C
TheRideNYC, Manager at The Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your 5 star review of THE DOWNTOWN Experience. The worlds only integrated VR experience on a bus! It is wonderful reviews like this that make people excited to try us when they are in NYC. Many people call us the best Family...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile
Downtown Experience

Krista was amazing. She is very knowledgeable, witty, funny and had great recommendations. The VR could have been better quality. Overall a good time.More

Thank Amanda T
TheRideNYC, Manager at The Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Thank you for your 5 star review of THE DOWNTOWN Experience. The worlds only integrated VR experience on a bus. It is wonderful reviews like this that make people excited to try us when they are in NYC. Many people call us the best Family...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile
A great experience

What an amazing experience this was. Will try and break it down. The host Christa, undoubtedly stole the show and captured the attention of the audience. She was not only beautiful but very engaging and puts on a great passionate performance. High spirited host who...More

1  Thank gtasee
TheRideNYC, Manager at The Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you for your 5 star review of THE DOWNTOWN Experience. The only sightseeing tour in the world with integrated Virtual Reality! It is wonderful reviews like this that make people excited to try us when they are in NYC. Many people call us the...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile
Great tour

Great tour with a very informative and enthusiastic guide. VR is a good way to imagine the citys history. We will recommend going on this tour!More

Thank 485stines
TheRideNYC, Manager at The Ride, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you for your 5 star review of THE DOWNTOWN Experience. The worlds only bus tour with integrated Virtual Reality. It is wonderful reviews like this that make people excited to try us when they are in NYC. Many people call us the best Family...More

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Response from geneva | Reviewed this property |
It is about 40%. So u are constantly putting goggles on and off
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