What you get

What are the benefits of the Sightseeing Pass?

The best thing about The Sightseeing Pass and The Sightseeing FLEX Pass is how easy they are to use. But what about everything else that comes with them? Here you’ll find just some of the great reasons to choose The Sightseeing Pass or The Sightseeing FLEX Pass.

Fast Track entry

Use Fast Track entry at the busiest New York attractions: save time - see more.

All Sightseeing Passes offer Fast Track entry privileges at the busiest attractions such as Empire State Building or One World Observatory. Simply select the number of days for your Sightseeing Pass or number of attractions for your Sightseeing FLEX Pass, then get out and explore.

Fast Track entry

Free 200+ page guidebook

Opening hours, maps and directions to all attractions & tours.

Each Sightseeing Pass comes with a free 200+ page guidebook, which details all attractions and special offers available to Pass holders. You can download a digital version here and collect your physical guidebook in NYC.

Maps & guides

City Sightseeing Hop-on Hop-off bus tours

Includes 4 Bus tour options. 50+ Hop-on Hop-off stops.

The double-decker City Sightseeing tour is the most enjoyable and convenient way to see New York! You’ll see famous landmarks such as the iconic Empire State Building and the new One World Trade Center.

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Activation and validity

Your Pass is activated the moment that you first use it at an attraction or service.

Your Pass gets activated in NYC the moment you use it at an attraction or service. It is then valid for the number of consecutive days it was purchased for, or the number of attractions selected. Each Sightseeing Pass attraction can be visited once. FLEX Pass customers have 7 days to use their attraction choices.

How it works

Booking tours in advance

Secure a spot for your favorite tour.

Most popular tours often sell out. Use your Sightseeing Pass online purchase confirmation to secure your place. There are 20 tours you can book in advance with The Sightseeing Pass and The Sightseeing FLEX Pass.

Book in advance