This tour includes a free NY Skyride ticket*, a $36 value!

Located on the 2nd floor of the Empire State building, NY Skyride is New York's one and only virtual tour simulator.  It is an adventure tour of New York City narrated by actor Kevin Bacon, who takes seated guests on a special platform, soaring through Manhattan and the Big Apple skyline, gliding past the Statue of Liberty, dodging city cabs in Times Square, popping over Yankee Stadium, and buzzing past the Brooklyn Bridge, South Street Seaport and United Nations, among the 30+ New York places to see.

* One free NY Skyride ticket per paying passenger

A free NY Skyride ticket is included with a purchase of a Double Decker bus tour or Double Decker combo tour only. Non Double Decker tours and attractions are not eligible for this promotion. Special ends June 30th, 2010. Special applies to online purchases made from June 1st through June 30th only. Tickets are redeemable from June 1st through September 3st, 2010.

    Downtown Loop Plus    
All Loops Tour Plus
Upgrade to the All Loops Tour (48hrs) for just $10 more! You get the Downtown loop plus the Uptown, Brooklyn and Night loops! And you still save $5
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Where history meets technology: The neighborhoods on the Downtown Loop are some of the oldest and some of the newest in Manhattan. Stops will include or are near Greenwich Village, Times Square, Empire State Building, as well as the Union Square shopping district, Soho, Chinatown, Little, East Village, Rockefeller Center, the World Trade Center site, the New York City Police Museum and more. 

Now, when you buy a ticket to Gray Line New York's Downtown Loop tour, you get a free ticket to our Brooklyn Loop - or vice versa. So a Brooklyn Loop ticket also gets you a free Downtown Loop tour!

Awarded the "Best Tourist Sightseeing" award for 2012 by
The New York City Association of Hotel Concierges

All Loops Tour Now Offered in 11 Different Languages!

Coming to New York City from somewhere far away? Gray Line NY probably speaks your language! That's because we're proud to offer audio tracks in 11 different languages on all of our popular hop on/hop off bus excursions aboard a double-decker bus. You can ride around the city and see the sights explained in a host of languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Russian or Hebrew. And of course, there's a licensed guide on board who'll give you the whole story live. Best of all, you can get off whenever you like to dine, shop or explore, then hop back on to keep going. Enjoy our Downtown Loop Tour, where you'll experience Greenwich Village, Chinatown and beyond. Take in the Uptown Loop, for a view of Central Park West, the Dakota Apartment Building and Harlem's Apollo Theatre. Or hop aboard the Brooklyn Loop, for a view of the Botanical Garden, Brooklyn Museum of Art and Antique Furniture District.

*Not available for Bronx Loop

Your ticket is valid for 24 hours, so Hop On and Hop Off when and where you want!



Tour Length

2+ hrs


Daily from 7th Ave. Btw. 47th & 48th St.: 8am-6pm
(5pm after October 26th)
47th St. & 8th Ave.: 8am-2pm
(Last departure from Battery Park: 7pm)

Not offered December 25th or January 1st


7th Ave. Btw. 47th & 48th St.

47th St. & 8th Ave.: 8am-2pm

Regular Price:  Adult: $49   Child: $39   Web special:  Adult: $44 Child (Ages 3-11): $34
Brooklyn Loop Plus

Botanical Garden
The Brooklyn Museum of Art
Antique Furniture District
Fulton Mall
The Brooklyn Museum
Grand Army Plaza
Cadman Plaza
The Brooklyn Public Library
and so much more!
Tour Length

2+ Hours


Daily, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm - Every Half Hour

Brooklyn Express from 8th Ave. Btw. 46th & 47th St.: 8am, 8:30am, 9am & 10:30am

Not offered December 25th or January 1st


From J&R on Park Row

Terms and Conditions:
On-line tickets are non-refundable and can be redeemed up to ONE YEAR from date of purchase. 
(Please be aware that day trips are NOT valid one year from the date of purchase.) 

Any passenger requiring special assistance such as an ADA-accessible bus is requested to inform us at time of reservation and must notify us no later than 48 hours prior to departure.
Downtown Loop Plus
Adult: $44   Child(Ages 3-11): $34


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