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NYC: Statue of Liberty, Edge & Ground Zero VIP Tour

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NYC: Statue of Liberty, Edge & Ground Zero VIP Tour

From US$ 179 per person

Book and save with a VIP tour of NYC’s most famous landmarks with entry tickets to Edge, Statue of Liberty, and Ellis Island included. See the city skyline above, below, and from the water for a complete panoramic view of NYC.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Discover Midtown and Lower Manhattan with a local expert
  • See New York City from above with tickets to Edge Observation Deck
  • Become a New Yorker — jump on the subway and exit at the World Trade Center
  • Pay your respects at the 9/11 Memorial pools and gain an insider's perspective from your guide
  • Enjoy a self-guided audio tour of Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
Full description
The Big Apple has a lot to offer. Experience the best of the city on a VIP tour with tickets to Edge Observation Deck, Statue of Liberty, and Ellis Island included.   Start your day by exploring Midtown with your expert local guide. Walk by famous NYC landmarks such as Bryant Park, 42nd Street, 5th Ave, Rockefeller Center, Times Square, and Hudson Yards. See the city from above with your entry ticket to NYC's newest observation deck, Edge. Your guide will then take you on the subway down to World Trade Center where you will have an opportunity to pay your respects at the 9/11 Memorial Pools and learn about the events of September 11, 2001. Your tour will end at the entrance to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island ferry where you will be escorted to the security checkpoint. Your guide will give you an orientation of Battery Park, Statue of Liberty, and Ellis Island. You’ll receive a detailed explanation about where to pick up your self-guided audio tours that are available in 13 languages. Take your time and explore these islands at your own pace. When you’re ready, hop back on the ferry to return to Lower Manhattan and enjoy the rest of your afternoon in New York City.
  • Walking tour
  • Expert local guide
  • Entry ticket to Edge Observation Deck
  • Access to 9/11 Memorial pools
  • Ferry tickets to Liberty and Ellis Islands
  • Entry to Statue of Liberty Museum
  • Entry to the Ellis Island National Immigration Museum
  • Multilingual self-guided audio tours of Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island
  • Metro Card for the subway
  • Food or drink
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present proof that they have received at least one dose of a FDA or WHO-approved Covid-19 vaccine. Proof of vaccination may include the NYC COVID Safe App, Excelsior Pass, CDC Vaccination Card (or photo), NYC Vaccination Record, or official immunization record from outside NYC or the US
  • In addition to proof of vaccination, all participants who are over 18 years old must present a government-issued photo ID (e.g. driver’s license, passport, etc)

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Meeting point

The tour guide will meet you at the entrance to B&H Photo Video on 9th Avenue. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to tour departure.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Packed lunch
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Not allowed

  • Baby strollers
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • The Statue of Liberty has very high security and large bags will not be permitted; a mandatory airport-grade security screening is conducted prior to boarding the ferry
  • It is recommended to bring your own packed lunch, as lunch is not included
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 4 reviews

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