Shore Excursion New York: Private Vehicle Hire - New York City Guided Tour

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Shore Excursion, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town, City


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
Pace is at your comfort level and tour content can be adjusted accordingly. Please advise if an accessible vehicle or sufficient storage is required.

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent), Spanish (conversational)

Limited time? No Problem - see the Highlights of the City by Vehicle!

Yes, you can see the Highlights of the City in 4 hours - by private transportation! You could spend your time on your ship, in your hotel or in the airport, or you can step out into the city for a change of scenery and maybe a slice of New York City pizza. Or a made in NY cupcake? Or just the see the sights of the city you've never been in before? This is the tour for you - complete with your private, personal guide and private transportation!


Top 10 Things to See in New York

1. Times Square
2. Central Park
3. Statue of Liberty
4. Wall Street/Financial District
5. Rockefeller Center
6. Empire State Building
7. Fifth Avenue
8. World Trade Center (9/11 Memorial)
9. Flatiron Building
10. Grand Central Terminal

Like the list? Great - let's use it! Otherwise we can add or subtract other sites.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: We can meet at the Manhattan Cruise Terminal/hotel or another mutually agreed upon place in the city (can meet at the airport/another cruise terminal for additional charge).

End location: As agreed to wherever best meets your needs (additional charge for outside Manhattan).

Duration: 4 hours

The tour is customized to your unique needs (including time duration), taking breaks as needed. Weather and traffic conditions beyond our control may affect the tour duration and route.


Private Vehicle (late model, clean, air-conditioned, capacity comfortable to fit all passengers, guide and luggage). If any stops are desired, we can also incorporate a walking tour and can take breaks as needed.

What’s Included

Private, Personal, Licensed NYC Tour Guide who will show you what you want to see to make your visit memorable in addition to private vehicle transportation and round-trip service in Manhattan (including Manhattan Cruise Terminal).

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 USD - You may get hungry and we can take breaks as needed (cash is king).

What’s Extra

Food, any optional admissions. Airport pick-up/drop-off (JFK/LGA/EWR). Pick-up/drop-off outside Manhattan (Brooklyn Cruise Terminal/Cape Liberty Cruise Port - NJ).


As a licensed NYC tour guide, I have no restrictions.

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