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.

    Night Tour + Ripley's Believe It or Not!    
 $65 each
 $55 each
This package is sure to excite all of you night owls! It includes a two-hour double-decker bus tour of New York City at night and admission to Ripley's Believe It or Not museum of odd artifacts.

Night Tour
Climb up to the top of a double-decker bus for views of the city lights from 13 feet above the streets. Enjoy interesting and informative commentary while touring around some of Manhattan's famous neighborhoods. Travel to Brooklyn for a view of the entire New York City skyline in all of its glittering glory.


  • Times Square
  • Chinatown
  • Empire State Building
  • Greenwich Village
  • SoHo
  • Little Italy
  • The Lower East Side
  • The Manhattan Bridge
  • The Brooklyn Bridge

Ripley's Believe It or Not Odditorium

For over 40 years, Robert Ripley - the real-life Indiana Jones - traveled the world collecting the unbelievable, the inexplicable and the one-of-a-kind. His vast collections praised as "amazing", "ludicrously strange" and "extremely amusing" are now on display in our exhibits for you to see, hear and touch. Ripley's "odditorium" is a collection of over 500 unusual artifacts from all over the world, representing the places, people and oddities that fascinated Robert Ripley during his extensive travels.


  • The largest gallery of authentic shrunken heads
  • Famous Black Hole
  • New York's only Laser Race
  • A section of the Berlin wall
  • A six-legged cow
  • A lock of Elvis' hair
  • A life-size albino giraffe

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

Night 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, 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

Regular Price:  Adult: $70   Child: $60   Web special:  Adult: $65 Child (Ages 3-11): $55
Night Tour

The Empire State Building
Greenwich Village
Rockefeller Center
Manhattan Bridge
Brooklyn and more!

Please Note: Not hop-on, hop-off.

Tour Length

2+ hours


Daily from 5:30 - 7:30pm
(every half hour on the hour)


Frequent NIGHTLY Departures
8th Ave. Btw. 46th & 47th St.
7th Ave. btw. 40th & 41st St.
7th Ave. Btw. 47th & 48th St

Ripley's Believe it or Not!
234 w. 42nd street, between 7th & 8th avenues.

Hours of Operation
Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 9am to 11pm
Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 9am to 1am

Average Visit Time
1 hr

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.
Night Tour + Ripley's Believe It or Not!
Adult: $65   Child(Ages 3-11): $55


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