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Catch all the iconic landmarks of New York with our Classic 1-Day sightseeing bus tour and enjoy a visit to the famous Madame Tussauds.
Madame Tussauds Admission
Check out New York's best collection of celebrities, sports stars and political figureheads.
Your ticket includes admission to the world-famous Madame Tussauds Interactive Wax Attraction. Get to know New York and the world even better by seeing the people who helped define it. Your Madame Tussauds ticket will complement your Big Bus tour and city experience perfectly.
Explore the Big Apple at your own pace.
Our hop-on, hop-off bus tours give you the flexibility to plan your own itinerary and explore the best of New York’s landmarks for as little or as long as you like. Hop off the tour as many times as you like within the validity period of your ticket and simply hop on again when you're ready.
Take a bite of the Big Apple on our red route
Get to the beating heart of NYC on our Explore Downtown route. You'll be right in the midst of it as you travel through iconic areas like Times Square, 5th Avenue, Broadway and Wall Street. Look up to see the city's famous skyscrapers, and enjoy fantastic views of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island from the Westside Highway.
Visit Midtown and the Upper East Side on our blue route.
Discover the cultural capital of Manhattan on our Explore Uptown route. We pass some of the must-see museums, galleries and theaters, from the Met to Madison Square Garden. Take in the sights of Central Park and Madison Avenue, and enjoy top-deck views of the hustle and bustle of Times Square. Bring Manhattan to life with educational commentary, giving you an insider's perspective on the city that never sleeps.
Available in 10 languages on all buses.
Languages included: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, Mandarin, Korean and Russian. Listen in via complimentary headphones distributed when you board the bus.
Live English-speaking guides on all buses.
Our entertaining and experienced English-speaking guides offer an exciting and educational commentary throughout the duration of your tour.
See all the top Landmarks
Big Bus gives you the best view of all New York's famous sights.
Our New York routes have been carefully designed to show you New York's best landmarks and attractions, including the Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Times Square and Central Park.
Extra Hygiene Measures
The health and safety of our staff and customers is our number 1 priority, so we've introduced a number of enhanced health and safety measures. We are continuously following government advice and requirements of the local health authorities.
Free Mobile App
Now with live bus arrival times!
Download our free mobile app for the perfect pocket companion to your sightseeing adventure. Our live bus arrival times feature lets you spend a little longer sipping that latte, browsing at the museum or taking that all-important selfie, so you can simply arrive 5 minutes early at the bus stop. In addition to live bus arrival times, you'll also get detailed maps and route information, live bus tracking, walking directions, facts about famous landmarks and attractions, ticket offers and more. Save memory-making minutes on your city adventure with Big Bus Tours.
Plan ahead for your tour with our service updates
Visit our Service Information Page for up-to-date information about our current service.
Timed & Dated Tours
Before you can board the bus, you will need to pre-book a time and date for your tour.
You can do this through our online booking portal (which will be provided in your confirmation email), or with our staff at the departure locations. Please see our Service Information for further details on tour times and departure locations.
Get $10 back when you pay with Mastercard
Use your Mastercard to pay for your Big Bus tickets, and receive $10 back in statement credit for every $20 you spend on qualifying NYC experiences, including Big Bus Tours New York. You'll receive up to $100 in statement credits per cardholder. Please note: this promotion is valid until 31 December, 2020, and prior to making a purchase you must fill in this form to authorize Mastercard to monitor your transactions at participating partners in order to provide your statement credit.