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  • Tour code: 3112PRTNYCPREL
  • Location: New York City, New York
  • Duration: 3 hours (approx.)
From USD $84.38

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Before you embark on your cruise from New York City, tour the city in style by private car, with your own personal navigator to guide you! Your private guide is an experienced, knowledgeable, native New Yorker who will show you New York City’s most fascinating areas. Enjoy personalized attention as you see top Big Apple sights like the Brooklyn Bridge, SoHo and Chinatown. At the end of your tour, you’ll be conveniently dropped-off at your chosen cruise port: Manhattan, Cape Liberty or Brooklyn.


  • Free port pickup and drop-off included
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Great overview and orientation of the city
After pickup from your NYC hotel, residence, or area airport your private pre-cruise shore excursion begins in the historic West Village, home to some of the city's most influential residents. Then cross the Brooklyn Bridge to the Brooklyn Heights Promenade for one of the most spectacular views of Manhattan's famous skyline. You will have the option to get out at most locations to explore and take photos.

On your private tour, You'll visit Lower Manhattan's most exciting neighborhoods and attractions including:
  • West Village, the original stomping ground of New York's bohemians
  • SoHo, an artistic haven featuring numerous art galleries and shops
  • TriBeCa, the trendy neighborhood that hosts the annual film festival
  • The World Financial Center (includes a visit to Ground Zero and the Wintergarden, an indoor palm tree atrium)
  • South Street Seaport, a cobblestone dock featuring some of the world's most impressive boats
  • Brooklyn Bridge, one of the world's first suspension bridges, built in 1870
  • Manhattan Bridge, used by more than 350,000 commuters each day
  • Chinatown, home to the largest Chinese population in North America
  • Little Italy, home to more than 20 historical landmarks
Worry-free Shore Excursion:

We will ensure your timely return to your New York port after this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
Tour departs from your hotel
Departure Time:
Departure times throughout the day
3 hours (approx.)
Return Details:
Returns to selected cruise port

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Manhattan Cruise Port

Private New York City car tour with pickup from New York City hotels, residences or area airports and drop-off at the Manhattan cruise port

USD $84.38
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Cape Liberty Cruise Port

Private New York City car tour with pickup from New York City hotels, residences or area airports and drop-off at the Cape Liberty cruise port

USD $84.38
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Brooklyn Cruise Port

Private New York City car tour with pickup from New York City hotels, residences or area airports and drop-off at the Brooklyn cruise port

USD $84.38
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New York City Shore Excursion: Pre-Cruise Half-Day Private Tour

New York City Skyline
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  • Private tour of New York City
  • Hotel, residence or area airport pickup
  • Port drop-off
  • Worry-free Shore Excursion
  • Gratuities (optional)
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Due to the nature of this tour, it will not be conducted during inclement weather. If, on the day of the tour, the company needs to cancel the tour, you may be rescheduled to another time that is convenient
  • Your car tour will include a private guide who will be there as your personal navigator to show you the best of New York City
  • Type of car is determined by number of travelers
  • Please select either an English-speaking or Spanish-speaking guide at the time of booking
  • Not recommended for children aged 2 and under
  • Adult pricing applies to all travelers
  • Luggage will be stored and transported
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Local Operator Information:
Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.