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NYC Bus Tour of Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens: Contrasts, Color and Character

Beyond Manhattan to the heart of New York
  • When 9 AM Monday and Saturday
  • Duration 6 hours
  • Meeting Point 840 8th Avenue

$69 per adult

  • Local experts
    Personal stories and insider travel tips
  • Top-rated
    Thousands of reviews averaging 4.9 stars
  • Worry-free booking
    Flexible scheduling and refunds

$69 per adult

$69 per adult

  • Local experts
    Personal stories and insider travel tips
  • Top-rated
    Thousands of reviews averaging 4.9 stars
  • Worry-free booking
    Flexible scheduling and refunds

Highlights

  • Explore four of NYC’s boroughs from the comfort of your bus with an entertaining, expert guide.
  • See the city’s two baseball stadiums, home to the Yankees and the Mets.
  • Learn about Harlem’s African-American history at the Apollo Theater’s Walk of Fame.
  • Contrast the evocative graffiti murals of the Bronx with Brooklyn's colorful street art.
  • Soak up the culture of two of Manhattan's favorite neighborhoods: Chinatown and Little Italy.
  • Travel back in time to the World’s Fairs of 1939 and 1964 and marvel at the surviving Unisphere.
  • Discover the culture and traditions of Brooklyn’s Hasidic Jewish community.
  • Enjoy waterfront views of the Manhattan skyline and the Brooklyn Bridge.

Itinerary

  • Apollo Theater

    Legendary music hall for African-American music

  • Yankee Stadium

    For America’s favorite baseball team

  • Bronx Graffiti Murals

    Hip-hop history and the memorials to its artists

  • "The Hamptons of Queens"

    Gorgeous mansions overlooking the water as you drive by this posh enclave

  • Flushing Meadows-Corona Park

    Featuring Citi Field and the magnificent Unisphere from the 1946 World’s Fair

  • Bushwick Street Art Collective

    Street art at its finest and a stop for lunch

  • Williamsburg

    Steeped in Hasidic Jewish culture

  • DUMBO and Brooklyn Bridge Park

    Great Manhattan views while exploring this vibrant neighborhood

  • Manhattan’s Little Italy and Chinatown

    Lively cultural districts with great food

Plan your trip

Tour ending point

This tour ends in Little Italy at the corner of Lafayette and Canal streets.

Refund policy

We offer a 100% refund up to 24 hours before the start time.

Meeting point

At the corner of 8th Avenue and 51 Street. The closest address is 840 8th Ave.

FAQs

How much walking is there?

At some stops, we’ll be getting off the bus to walk around the neighborhood for an immersive experience. These stops usually last up to 20 minutes.

What is the rescheduling policy?

We get it — plans change. We offer the option for a refund or rescheduling up to 24 hours prior to the tour start time.

When should I get there?

Plan to show up 15 minutes early. The tour starts promptly, and you won’t be able to catch up once it begins. Please keep in mind there are no refunds or rescheduling if you miss the tour.

What if it rains?

Our tours run rain or shine. If there’s extreme weather and we have to cancel, you’ll get a full refund.

Are gratuities included?

Tips aren’t included. If you think your guide did an outstanding job, a tip is a great way to show that.

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