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OnBoard New York Tours

7th Avenue, between 50th & 51st Streets, New York City, NY 10018 (Formerly New York Party Shuttle Tours)
212-852-4821
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Ranked #126 of 550 Activities in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Owner description: 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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El Paso, Tx
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

I am in the travel industry and was anxious to experience this tour. I was pleasantly surprised!! This is a smaller tour bus which gives more flexibility and comfort and is there waiting while you get off at designated sites (along with adequate bathroom breaks!) Bottled water was provided any time we wanted which was a big plus. Our tour... More

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Hampshire
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

Booked the See it all 5 1/2hr trip online for 31st October. Arrived at meeting point by 11.45am and was told our tour guide would be with us shortly. Finally left at 1pm after company still touting for additional passengers outside the bus - disgusting ! Never stopped at Times Square and finally arrived at World Trade site at 6.30pm... More

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Springfield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

I booked the "NY See It All! Tour " on line about six weeks before leaving IL. I took my brother and his wife to NYC since they had never seen the city. This particular tour had a number of sights I wanted my family to see; it was a great value for 5 1/2 hrs. The nice, smaller tour... More

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

This tour was fantastic! We took the night time tour with our tour guide Gil who kept us entertained and informed throughout. The New York skyline from Brooklyn was stunning and we saw many places we probably would have missed out on otherwise. We were a very small group of just 5 but Gil and his driver Chris put in... More

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Langley City, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Spartans....yes we were Spartans for a few hours...... 3 of us (1 a teen) are very happy we chose OnBoard. Our tour guide Bryant really made a long day enjoyable with storytelling, tour guiding and deep knowledge of the City. Good laughs. The bus was perfect for comfort (Nov 2014), the stops really nailed the south area of Manhatten and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We recently spent 5 fantastic days in New York. For the evening of November the 7 th we booked the ''See The Lights'' tour. We waited at the designated collection point but became a little concerned when no one appeared to be waiting with us. We were soon approached by a gentleman called Gil who confirmed if we were waiting... More

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Did this tour our first full day in New York and were so glad we did. Saw everything we wanted to see touristy wise in 5 and half hours, got our bearings and were able to pick and choose what we wanted to do for our other three days. The tour was very well organised and the tour guide who... More

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Excellent choice for an overview of Manhattan. An eight hour tour but the time just flew by. The tour guide, Gil, was enthusiastic, knowledgeable and entertaining. Not your usual droning guide who has said it all before. He sounded as if he was showing a bunch of guests his favourite parts of the city. Well worth the price.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Had a Fantastic day on this tour so mu check to see , we had a dry but very cold day for this tour. . I couldn't feel my feet after a hour or so but you want to be on top to get the views ... you have to suffer a little.we drove over the famous Brooklyn bridge, went... More

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Eldersburg, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Our tour guide "J" Allen was awesome! Since it was raining a bit he carried his "purple" umbrella high in the air so our group wouldn't lose him! lol He told us about the history & behind the scenes things that only a true New Yorker would know! Our tour was a lot of fun and wouldn't mind doing another... More

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