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Address: 7th Avenue, between 50th & 51st Streets, New York City, NY 10018 (Formerly New York Party Shuttle Tours)
Phone Number: 212-852-4821
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Description: OnBoard New York Tours operates the Only Comprehensive Guided Tour of New...
OnBoard New York Tours operates the Only Comprehensive Guided Tour of New York City. Our tour guides hop off the shuttle bus with you at each attraction, showing you the city in detail. Smaller groups make better tours, so we limit group size on our tours and use smaller shuttles that allow more interaction with your guide.
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Ive done a few bus tours and this was great. Jeff, our tour guide was very knowledgeable and really gave u great information on how to survive in New York. He saved us a load of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Ive done a few bus tours and this was great. Jeff, our tour guide was very knowledgeable and really gave u great information on how to survive in New York. He saved us a load of money on how to get around, where to eat, how to get cheap tickets and where to shop. Highly recommend this day tour because... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

I highly recommend the See it all Tour. As a tourist in NY it is rather overwhelming to decide what to do and see. The tour covered just about every area and site on my to do list. The bus was clean and cool, the driver was great and Jeff our guide was SPECTACULAR! Also, cold bottled water was available... More 

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Leominster, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

it was a great trip and had the best tour guide ever Stanley. Kept everybody engaged even the kids. Knowledgeable on the sites we visited, will definitely come back for another tour.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

My husband and I have been to NYC five times in the past five years, but it was the first trip for my BIL and the first trip as a tourist for my SIL. We did an awesome walking tour a few years ago, but we knew that would be too much for them. Our group of 4 choose OnBoard... More 

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Oneonta, Alabama
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

We took the eight-hour "Premium See It All" tour on our recent visit to New York. Jeff, our tour guide, made this a very memorable and entertaining day for us with his knowledge of the city, funny jokes, and insights. This wonderful tour was the highlight of our visit, and I would recommend it to everyone planning a trip to... More 

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Mesa, Arizona
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

First visit to NY and signed up with this company. Did a 2 day tour and we were impressed by the knowledge and passion with Shelly. He was very informative and learned more than expected. I will refer my friends that are planning their first tour later this year. I would definitely recommended Onboard Tours...

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Simpsonville, South Carolina
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Ask for Stanley. He was great. Very knowledgeable, friendly, and accommodating. We saw all of the large attractions and got to ride the ferry.

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Gorham, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

I am so glad I found this tour! We only had 1 day in NYC and wanted to see as much as we could. We did the 5 1/2 hour tour with our driver, Ricardo and Jimmy, the chicken man tour guide! I can't rave enough about the clean van, temperature control, plenty of free water and sooooo much info!... More 

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Tampa, Florida
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

We throughly enjoyed our Onboard See It All Premium tour of NYC! Our super guide Jeff was so entertaining and very knowledgeable! The tour was well planned and the pace was brisk, but not too fast for the 11 yr old and 66 yr old. The walking portion was also very doable. It was a lot packed into one day,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 via mobile

I did this tour five years ago. It was great. They hired a water taxi to take us up close to the statue of liberty. But this time, to pinch oennies, they put us on the Staten Island ferry. My kids saw nothing of Lady Liberty. And no pics. Very, very disappointed.

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Address: 7th Avenue, between 50th & 51st Streets, New York City, NY 10018 (Formerly New York Party Shuttle Tours)
Phone Number: 212-852-4821
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors imagine before they visit - spectacular skyscrapers like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building, iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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