Hop-On Hop-Off Tour for One, Two, or Four from Big Taxi Tours (Up to 61% Off)

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Taking a tour is a great way to learn about a new city, and more fun than just taking the city test at city hall. Learn outdoors with this Groupon.

Choose from Three Options

  • $19 for a hop-on hop-off tour for one (a $35 value)
  • $29 for a hop-on hop-off tour for two (a $70 value)
  • $54 for a hop-on hop-off tour for four (a $140 value)

Aboard double-decker sightseeing buses, visitors can discover uptown or downtown neighborhoods, hopping off periodically to explore landmarks such as the Empire State Building, Central Park, and Times Square. Sightseers can hop on and off as often as they please, with buses arriving at each stop every two hours for the uptown tour, and every thirty minutes for the downtown tour.

Groupons can be redeemed at either the Empire State Building or Times Square, with the full 2-2.5 hour uptown or downtown tours launching from both sites.

  • Click here for a list of tour stops.
  • See the tour maps.

Uptown tours are closed during the winter season. Uptown tours are expected to resume by spring; check the Big Taxi Tour website for details.

Big Taxi Tours

From its name, one might think Big Taxi Tours whisks visitors around town aboard giant taxi cabs—and they'd be right. The touring company transports customers on double-decker buses painted taxi-cab yellow and embellished with the signature checkered stripe, paying homage to the city's ubiquitous taxis and bright yellow Statue of Liberty. From their seat aboard the bus, guests can discover hotspots in downtown and uptown, and hop off to explore landmarks including the Empire State Building and Times Square.


Tips from Groupon Customers

  • “Really nice interesting people, great way to see the city”

  • “very nice experience, guide was very good”

  • “The guide was fabulous, and the guys on the street were very friendly and informative”


  1. 1

    Near Empire State Building

    5th Avenue between 32ndd and 33rd street

    (on the west side of 5th Ave closer to 32nd)

    New York, New York 10118

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  2. 2

    In Front of M&M's World - Times Square

    7th Avenue between 48th and 49th

    (On the Northwest Corner of 48th and 7th)

    New York, New York 10019

    Get Directions

In a Nutshell

Explore famed NYC landmarks such as the Empire State Building and Central Park during leisurely tours on a double-decker hop-on hop-off bus

The Fine Print

Expires 120 days after purchase. Limit 3 per person. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Must exchange Groupon voucher for ticket at ticket agent at Empire State Building or in front of M&M's World in Times Square. Groupon is valid for either Uptown or Downtown tour. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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