A 2018 Ohio Travel Leadership Academy graduate, Certified Travel Ambassador, published author, and founder of the "Day Trips in Ohio" private Facebook group, Tonya is a former full-time RVer and aspiring van camper who balances her time between traveling with her husband's job, cherishing moments with her grandkids, and plotting her next road trip.
Are you planning a quick trip to NYC and want to plan the perfect itinerary? Leave the heavy lifting to the experts and book one or more of these fun bus tours. From a NYC pizza tour (what could be more delicious?) to the brand spanking new Mrs. Maisel tour, you’ll find a variety of unique tours to pique your interest.
Bus Tours that are Perfect for a Quick Trip to NYC
If you've ever tried to plan a trip to NYC, you know exactly how overwhelming it can be. And if your time is limited, it can be even more stressful. Leave that anxiety behind and book a bus tour to explore as much of the city in as short of time possible. From your favorite TV Shows to your favorite foods, you'll find plenty to do on these fun tours.
The newest bust tour in NYC is guaranteed to be a blockbuster! This 2.5-hour long bus tour in NYC takes you to the filming sites of Mrs. Maisel. Glean behind-the-scenes knowledge of how the streets in Manhattan were disguised to look like the 1950s, see Midge and Joel's favorite diner, the cafe where Abe meets his lawyer, and the iconic butcher shop from the pilot episode. Even if you're not a die-hard fan, you'll enjoy seeing different parts of the city from the comfort of a climate-controlled bus.
Do you have a friend or family member who loves comics and all things DC and Marvel? The Super Tour NYC is for them! This fun bus tour through New York City takes you to the location of The Daily News, to see where the Battle of New York took place in the Avengers, to the New York Stock Exchange where Batman fights Bane in The Dark Knight Rises, and so much more. This is THE tour for the geeky comic lover in your life and ideal for teens.
Get out of Manhattan and tour Brooklyn on this tasty bus tour that takes you to two iconic pizza places; Grimaldi's and L & B Spumoni Gardens. In addition to filling your belly, you'll see some of the iconic sites in Brooklyn that include Coney Island, the Brooklyn Bridge and filming sites of The Godfather and Saturday Night Fever. This 4.5-hour tour packs in a lot of fun and sightseeing and is great for a large range of ages.
If pizza isn't your thing, maybe you'd prefer a chocolate tour? This fun tour offered by the folks at A Slice of Brooklyn is sure to satisfy your sweet tooth while introducing you to the finest traditional and artisanal chocolatiers in Brooklyn. Along the way, you'll learn about some of Brooklyn's most iconic neighborhoods and get a fantastic view of the Statue of Liberty.
The Hop on Hop Off Tour is a great alternative to exploring on your own. This guided bus tour is designed so you can jump off at any of the stops and pick the bus back up later if you want a closer look. Learn about NYC's history, see the top attractions in Manhattan and save your feet some steps because we know how much you'll walk in the city. Upgrades are available to include additional sites, a night tour and even a cruise.
This isn't a bus tour but a visit to Central Park should be on everyone's NYC itinerary. Enjoy this 2-hour long tour that takes you to the filming site of over 30 television shows and movies that have been filmed in this iconic park. Plus, you'll get some fantastic photos along the way!
Which of these tours would you like to take on a visit to NYC?