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Discover the Big Apple
With so much to see and do in this buzzing city, whether you're a first time explorer or a local looking for something fun to do, this is your ticket to all the best bits New York has to offer.
Choose from more than 70 activities...
Big Pass Attractions
- Empire State Building
- One World Observatory
- Madame Tussauds
- The Metropolitan Museum of Art
- Intrepid: Sea, Air & Space Museum
- Museum of Modern Art
- 9/11 Memorial Museum
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Big Pass Terms & Conditions
Please note that you must redeem your Big Pass e-voucher with Big Bus Tours staff prior to visiting your chosen attraction(s). You can do this at one of our Information Desks. If you'd like to join the bus tour first, you can hop on at any stop, and redeem the attraction component of your ticket at an information desk later. After visiting your first attraction, you have 30 days to utilize the rest of your attractions included in your pass.
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.
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.
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. Along the way, our live guides will share amazing facts and stories as they point out everything worth seeing.
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. Our live guides will bring Manhattan to life with entertaining and educational anecdotes, giving you an insider's perspective on the city that never sleeps.
Soak up the sights of New York by Night.
Our Night Tour showcases all the iconic sights of the Big Apple, lit up at night. Our 2-hour panoramic tour begins at Stop #40: M&Ms World (7th Ave and West 48th St), departing every 20-30 minutes between 6:00pm and 8:00pm.
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.
Change to our green route to see Harlem's highlights.
Don't miss the chance to explore Harlem on our open-top buses. This historically diverse neighborhood reflects an exciting myriad of different cultures, and is packed with passionate gospel choirs, soul-food restaurants and lively nightclubs. On the tour, you'll see iconic places like the Apollo Theater, American Museum of Natural History, Cathedral of St. John The Divine, and Grant's Tomb, while our live guides share fascinating facts and stories about the history of Harlem.
See the famous sights from the water.
Take an express Circle Line cruise to enjoy spectacular views of Lady Liberty and many more New York landmarks from prime position on the water. Cruises last 1 hour and feature an onboard cafe and full bar, restrooms, outdoor deck space, air conditioning and indoor seating with large windows. It's recommended that you arrive 30 minutes before your chosen departure time. See timetables here.