Take the Uptown Tour and join in the spotting of some of New York’s biggest and best known cultural institutions. Admire the riches of Fifth Avenue and breathe in some of the wisdom exuding from Museum Mile, which with nine museums, contains one of the densest displays of culture in the world. Hop off and take a wander in the National Historic Landmark, Central Park, which remains the most visited park in the United States. Gaze awestruck at the Lincoln Center which is home to the Metropolitan Opera House and the oldest symphony orchestra in the US. Informative and compelling narration will educate you about the Museum of National History, which boasts natural dioramas of African, Asian and North American mammals and even a full size model of a Blue Whale, and the Impressionist and Modern art housed in the Guggenheim Museum. Step off at Harlem Market and stroll through one of the most famous neighbourhoods in the world. Ogle at the homes of the rich and famous on the aptly named Millionaires Row, take pictures of Harlem’s historic Apollo Theater, and learn the history of the Dakota, the exclusive residential building where legendary Beatle John Lennon lived and was murdered. The ease and flexibility afforded by the hop on-hop off structure of Uptown Tour guarantees that you can focus your energy firmly upon appreciating the splendour that New York City has to offer, and leaves the organising to us! Take the Uptown Tour and join in the spotting of some of New York’s biggest and best known cultural institutions. Admire the riches of Fifth Avenue and breathe in some of the wisdom exuding from Museum Mile, which with nine museums, contains one of the densest displays of culture in the world. Meeting/ Pick-up point: 8th Avenue between 42-43 streets.
Redeem address: 1. Gray line CitySightseeing New York Visitors Center in Times Square - located in the lobby of Ripley’s: Believe It or Not, 234 West 42 Street, between 7th and 8th Avenue (8am to 8pm). 2. Visitors Center: 777 8th Avenue, between 47th and 48th Streets.
Duration: 2 hours. Start or opening time: Frequent departure times 9am - 5pm. Languages: Audio guide in English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Portuguese, Mandarin, Russian, Japanese, Korean and Hebrew. Others: Hop on Hop off double decker tickets are valid for 24 hours from the time you arrive in NYC and change voucher for confirmation ticket.