New York City ON THE GO

Take a Bite of The Big Apple

New York City hardly needs an introduction spreading an irresistible feast for all.

With its compact size and streets packed with eye-candy of all sorts – architectural treasures, Old World cafés, atmospheric booksellers and curio shops – NYC is an urban wanderer’s delight. Crossing continents is as easy as walking over a few avenues in this jumbled city of 200-plus nationalities.

 

Trip Duration:

4 days & 3 nights

Trip Includes


  • All taxes and fees

  • 3 nights accommodation in hotel located in New Jersey, close to local transportation

  • Transportation in Coach bus from Ottawa to NYC and back.

  • Morning shuttle from hotel to different areas of Manhattan on days 2 and 3.

  • Evening s

    huttle from Manhattan to hotel

     

    on days 2 and 3.

  • Services of our amazing Tour Leader.

  • Join our Tour Leader for an Orientation walk of Manhattan on days 2 and 3. Each day's walk will take you to a different area of Manhattan, showing you all the landmarks you shouldn't miss while visiting this amazing city.

Trip excludes
  • Meals not stated above

  • Entry tickets to attractions no stated above

  • Driver Tip (not mandatory) however appreciated if your driver provided you with excellent service 

  • Tour Leader Tip (not mandatory) however appreciated if your Tour Leader provided you with excellent service 

departure dates and prices

No scheduled departures are available at the moment

Our dates don't work for you? Would you like us to help you organize a private trip? Try out our Tailored Trips Option! We'll plan your journey and  take care of everything so you can focus on what matters, an amazing experience.

Our itinerary, day by day

Day 1

Depart Ottawa in the morning and head to the USA.  After a couple of hours we will be crossing the border to the USA. Enjoy the scenery of New York State as roll down the american highways. We will do a couple of stops along the way to eat some food and stretch our legs. Arrive in NYC in the afternoon and start by exploring Times Square, one of the most famous squares in the world. After a couple of hours we will meet at the same spot where we were dropped off to head to the hotel.

Day 2

This morning we will head to Manhattan and go for a group walk in mid-town: There is lots to see: Times square, Empire State building, flat iron building, iconic Chrysler building, Madam Tussauds museum, Rockefeller centre, 5th avenue, Grenwich Village and so much more.

We will leave you lots of free time to walk around and discover on your own.In the evening we will meet at Times Square again and board the bus, which will take us back to our hotel for a well deserved rest.

 

Day 3

Board the bus in the morning and let's go to Brooklyn! We will start our walk at the Brooklyn Promenade (beautiful views of Manhattan are certain!)

We will then cross the famous Brooklyn Bridge and head to Manhattan's lower town. Here you will be able to see: Wall Street, NY Exchange Centre, the charging Bull, Trinity Church, Pier 17, Battery Park, 9/11 memorial and World Trade Centre, Chinatown, little Italy and much more. Again you will have free time to explore and do your own thing.

Late in the afternoon we recommend meeting at Battery Park and taking a FREE Ferry Cruise to Staten island for wonderful sunset views and photos of NYC. This boat cruise will pass by the Statue of Liberty allowing you to snap that great selfie!

We will be picked up at Battery Park at night to return to our hotel

 

Day 4

Check out of our hotel in the morning, put your bags in the bus and hop in once again; our destination: Central Park and its surroundings. Visit famed Central Park Zoo, Strawberry Fields and the memorial to John Lennon, The Pond, The MET, The Museum of Natural History, The Metropolitan Opera,Columbus Circle Holiday market and much more.

At 3 PM we will meet at a pre arranged spot and board the bus to head back to Ottawa.

Arrive to Ottawa around 11 PM

International trip

Please make sure you comply with the following rules:

PAssport

You will need a valid passport before crossing the border. Please check our Border Crossing Page to learn about the documentation you will need before purchasing the trip

Age

You must be over 18 years old to book the trip. Minors are allowed as long as they travel with an adult custodian.

insurance

Please check your current travel insurance papers and make sure they are valid for the chosen destination. If you do not have them we strongly encourage you to purchase insurance coverage. 

What our customers say about us:

Round Tours is an amazing company. I have taken their trips skiing, to Montreal, and soon to Toronto. Every time I travel with Round Tours I feel valued and cared for. Carlos and Charlotte seem passionate about what they do, and they truly care that you are having a good time. When visiting Montreal my friend and I were thinking of visiting a museum, but we did not have wifi to check the museums in the area. Charlotte was very kind by personally searching for the best museums and directing us how to get there.This is just one of many examples of how Carlos and Charlotte demonstrate how much they care for you.

 

The sizing of the tours with Round Tours is absolutely perfect. For the most part all of our groups have been around 50 people, but many times it was less than 50 people. This means that you are able to get a personalized tour of each city. The structure of the tours are good for people who like to do their own thing and for people who want to stay in a group. By providing a loose itinerary with local tour guides, you can truly make the experience unique to your liking. I highly recommend Round Tours to anyone thinking of traveling outside of Ottawa. It is especially good for international students, because the quality of the trips are amazing and the trips are priced nicely. Round Tours is an amazing company with a truly nice and caring staff.

Natalie

from

USA

February 2017

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2013 Olympia Cres, Ottawa. ON

K1G 2B3

1-888-535-7775

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