GetYourGuide presents the most popular tours in North America
GetYourGuide, the premier online booking platform for tours and activities worldwide, presents the ten most popular and booked tours in North America. In autumn it is especially helpful to know which activities travellers choose for their vacations. GetYourGuide offers the opportunity to get some new travel ideas and to be introduced to numerous available tours. Here are our top ten:
Berlin - 12th of October 2011: GetYourGuide, the globally successful online portal offering tours, activities, and attractions, has evaluated the ten most beloved tours and excursions in Europe. Given the variety and number of activities, 7,000 in more than 600 destinations worldwide, it made sense to suggest the most popular activities organized by continent. In Europe alone GetYourGuide offers more than 2,000 tours and excursions, ten of which will be presented here.
- New York In our number one spot sits the tour that allows you access to the best views of New York City's world famous skyline. The Skip the Line: Empire State Building Observatory tour allows you to skip ahead of the crowd and get a full 360 degree view over the City. With this tour you can view the 'City that Never Sleeps' throughout the day and even better, you can even take a tour at night to see the city's bright lights. The Empire State Building sits in the heart of Manhattan and with this tour you can experience the whole city in one go.
In Las Vegas, the entertainment Capital of the World, there is often too much to see and too little time. But with a Helicopter Flight over the Las Vegas Strip tour, you can experience the thrill of a helicopter flight, while enjoying all the sites of Las Vegas from the sky. Before taking off you will be served Champagne to toast your flight and then you will take to the skies and fly over everything from the Luxor pyramid to the Bellagio Fountains. This tour is the only true way to enjoy the "City of Lights".
There is so much more in San Francisco besides Fisherman's Wharf! With the San Francisco City Safari with Alcatraz tour, you can get a grasp of what San Francisco is truly about. This unforgettable 4-hour "off the beaten track" tour allows you to see all of San Fran's hidden gems as well as its well-known attractions, such as the Golden Gate Bridge. But this tour is truly unique because even during the busy summer season you are always ensured a trip to the legendary Alcatraz Island. This urban safari is truly one of a kind.
San Diego bay is one of the best in the world and with the San Diego Dinner Dance Cruise, you can experience the bay in the finest way possible. As soon as you step on-board the vessel you are provided with champagne to toast the beginning of a great night. Following your champagne a 3 course meal will be presented, which you can enjoy after your long day walking around the city. The best comes after dinner when you can dance the night away, surrounded by the glowing lights of San Diego.
If you have ever dreamed about being safely surrounded by sharks, the Shark Dive in Oahu tour is the tour for you. The bay where the tour begins is located 90 minutes from Waikiki in Honolulu; but not to worry, the tour can include a pickup from your Waikiki hotel. Once you reach the bay you will board the vessel named Kailolo II and be taken out to sea. Then exciting part begins! With your mask and snorkel gear on you will be placed into a shark cage and lowered into the water. Make sure to bring a water camera to capture magnificent photos of the sharks that swim only inches away from you. This is a once in a lifetime experience.
After you have enjoyed a night out in Las Vegas, the Grand Canyon Wind Dancer Helicopter Tour will let you experience the natural beauty of the Southwest. The tour begins on the roof of a famous Las Vegas Hotel and then it takes you through the world-famous Grand Canyon. You will even land by the Colorado River to enjoy refreshments and a gorgeous view of the Grand Canyon. This 4 hour helicopter ride is the perfect tour to enjoy the sights of Las Vegas and the experience the wonder of the Grand Canyon from above.
If you are heading to Cancun anytime soon, the Royal Dolphin Swim at Isla Mujeres has to be on your 'To do' list. The tour allows you to swim with dolphins in the beautiful Caribbean Sea. Groups are kept to around 10 people to ensure a personal experience with the dolphins. A free buffet lunch is also included which you will definitely need after all the time spent swimming with dolphins. While in the water, you can hug, kiss and even shake hands with the dolphins. This tour is one you will never forget.
Los Angeles is nicknamed the city of Angels, but may be better known as the city of stars. The Dearly Departed Tours – The Tragical History Tour allows you to explore the dark side of Hollywood in a light hearted environment. With this tour you will learn about all of the sins and scandals of major past and present Hollywood figures from George Michael to John Belushi. This tour leaves no stone untouched and is must see for anyone interested in Hollywood.
Miami is known for its great culture, perfect beaches, and its amazing shopping. With The Miami Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Tour, you will be able to explore all areas of Miami. The best part of this tour is that it provides you the flexibility to get off at any site that catches your eye and then get back on when you feel like it. The tour has a departure every 30 minutes from Miami's Central station so there is no need for you to rush. This tour is all about allowing you to see the Miami you want to see.
Boston is one of the U.S.'s oldest cities and is a must-see for most travellers visiting the country. There is no better way to see the city than on a Segway tour of Boston Harbor. On this tour you can see many of Boston's historic sites, from Bunker Hill, the site of an important American Revolutionary War battle; to the Old State House, which is the oldest surviving public building in Boston. Not only do you get to see these amazing sites, you get to experience them while riding a Segway. This family-friendly tour is unforgettable and it is fun for all ages.
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