Day Trips in New York City

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Day Trips from New York City

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6–7 hours
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Bus Tours
6 hours
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Full-day Tours
12–14 hours
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2–8 hours
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City Tours
3–8 hours
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  • Janice R
    1 contribution
    Excellent would recommend. Jorge the tour guide was very informative and knowledgeable. We particularly enjoyed the stop at the Bronx. Thankyou for a great trip.
    Review of: Boroughs of NYC: Harlem, Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn & Coney Island
    Written 25 March 2023
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  • Bradley D
    8 contributions
    This is an amazing trip! A bit rushed but absolutely amazing… I am disabled so it was hard for me to keep up.
    Review of: Washington DC Day Trip from New York City
    Written 6 January 2023
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  • Jessie C
    4 contributions
    Manuela was amazing! The Tour was great.
    It was a great opportunity to visit another side of New York.
    Review of: NYC Bus Tour of Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens: Contrasts, Color and Character
    Written 25 March 2023
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  • Iain S
    1 contribution
    The coach was comfortable as we were allocated seats with extra legroom, the windows were clean and allowed a good view of the lovely autumn colours. It was a very long trip with only one thirty minute stop each way.
    There was an onboard toilet but it was very crude and not clean.
    The Falls were spectacular of course and the boat ride was well organised. There was not much time left to explore and it was mostly taken up with trying to find the meeting point.
    Review of: Niagara Falls in One Day from New York City
    Written 23 October 2022
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  • chisnel
    Gateshead, UK117 contributions
    Bought tickets via Tripadvisor prior to travelling. Pick up point a little walk from our hotel in Times Square. Outlet itself was good, but have done better. Plenty of shops to visit, we visited the day after Presidents Day, so sale offers still applied. Good selection as usual in the Food Court.
    Review of: Woodbury Common Premium Outlets Shopping Tour from Manhattan
    Written 25 February 2023
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  • Matija
    Dublin, Ireland118 contributions
    With this tour u will skip the security line and overall it's okey i didn't try others but i will give 5 stars since there was no issues
    Review of: Washington DC Day Tour from New York City
    Written 31 December 2022
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  • Sarai S
    7 contributions
    Washington DC. Also Philadelphia. Both cities are beautiful the places that we went were nice . We had Jannet as our tour guide. A bilingual explains everything about history it was a very safe trip. She is on top making sure everything was good
    Review of: Washington DC and Philadelphia in One Day from NYC
    Written 18 March 2023
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  • Mary C
    2 contributions
    Moses was a passionate and knowledgeable guide. It was a pity that it rained and with our agreement we did part of the tour in the bus but Moses checked again to get us down to see the Freedom Trial (red line) and gave great recommendations and was a helpful photographer!
    Review of: Boston Freedom Trail Day Trip from New York City
    Written 15 March 2023
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  • New York Lover
    1 contribution
    This trip was too long, the ride was incredibly bumpy and I caught Covid on this trip! The driver didn't put on the A/C the whole time, we had to keep telling him to turn it on, which contributed to getting Covid. (Air circulation is crucial) Also, there were people on the trip who constantly argued and the hosts didn't calm them down. I would recommend renting a car, and driving yourself.
    Review of: NYC Hamptons, Sag Harbor, and Outlet Shopping Day Trip
    Written 24 June 2022
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  • SONIA M
    1 contribution
    the whole trip was great!
    we had a lot of fun and learned about the places we visited, I'll do it again!
    Review of: Day trip to Washington from New York
    Written 8 November 2022
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  • Casey W
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    My best friend and I were in the area for one day and wanted to see everythibg we could. Knowing nothing about the city we needed someone to show us the way. Our tour guide Roger was very nice and knowledgeable about everything we seen along the way. Our group was small so we all went and got lunch with Roger at Joe's pizza. It was delicious and a great recommendation. The 6 hour tour flew by and he got us the best spot on the ferry to get great views and photos of Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty. Roger made sure we knew where we were going at the end of our tour. I highly recommend this tour.
    Review of: See It All NYC Walking and Boat Tour
    Written 25 February 2023
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  • 12sara64
    Pisa, Italy101 contributions
    I enjoyed the Queens portion but Harlem and the Bronx are just more of the same in terms of buildings. The guide tried to make it interesting with stories of clubs, graffiti artists, hip hop, police incidents, low income housing. We saw Yankee stadium, Billy Jean tennis stadium. We stopped for lunch in the heavy South American area where the waitstaff only spoke Spanish and ended up with Williamsburg the heavily conservative Jewish area where English is barely spoken too and tradition is everything. So the tour was interesting but New York buildings to me are not
    Review of: New York Contrasts Tour
    Written 18 October 2022
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  • Ali842013
    Melbourne, Australia4 contributions
    Fantastic day trip to Philadelphia and Amish country despite being a miserable cold wet day. 2 languages other than English being translated was not an issue. The Amish gentleman was talkative and answered all our questions. The reason I didn’t give 5 stars was the driver. He drove way too fast and constantly changed lanes or sat too close to cars in front until they changed lanes. I felt quite unsafe and it ruined the day!
    Review of: Philadelphia and Amish Country Day Trip from New York City
    Written 24 January 2023
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  • Jen B
    Olathe, KS59 contributions
    Absolutely fantastic experience! We learned so much from Scott about areas of New York City most tourists don't visit. It was a very enjoyable day all the way around. Still thinking about the yummy Italian pastries we bought along the way too! I highly recommend this and any of the tours this company offers!
    Review of: Brooklyn, Queens, and the Bronx Private Tour with a Driver-Guide
    Written 14 March 2023
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