Child aged 6 to 9 years pays the child price. Children aged 5 years and under do not need a ticket to attend the tour however we cannot guarantee them a seat. If the bus is full they may have to sit on a lap. The exact itinerary and route of the tour varies somewhat from tour to tour, so we can't say ahead of time exactly which locations will be visited on a specific tour. There are usually 3 to 4 scheduled stops on each tour, including various bars, shops and other locations but tour routes may differ from tour to tour. You will be provided with a handout that lists many of the real life locations on the tour so you can revisit them at your leisure afterwards. In an effort to stay current, we are constantly updating our tours with new locations and cannot guarantee the presence of locations mentioned on our site. If you have a particular interest in locations from a specific TV show or movie, please let your tour guide know and we will do our best to accommodate your request. Included in your purchase of a ticket to the Holiday Lights & Movie Sites Tour is a reservation to Macy's Santaland (Offer is only available for tours purchased M Th starting Monday, November 27th and ending Thursday, December 21st.) Our Holiday Lights & Movie Sites Tour will run until January 2nd.
Make your way to the meeting point:
Starbucks on 60th and Broadway near Columbus Circle
The Holiday Lights & Movie Sites Tour ends at Macy’s (34th and Herald Square)
- Peek into the brilliant holiday windows at Bloomingdales
Peek into the brilliant holiday windows at Lord & Taylor
Peek into the brilliant holiday windows at Barneys
Visit Macy's you'll remember from Miracle on 34th Street.
Catch a glimpse of the famed tree in Rockefeller Center where Macaulay Culkin reunites with his mom in Home Alone 2
Pass through Central Park
Reminisce the serendipitous moment John Cusack and Kate Beckinsale had at Wollman Rink in Serendipity
See the apartment where Buddy the Elf stays with his Dad during his visit to New York City in Elf
Witness the electrifying storefront displays as you're guided down Fifth Avenue
See Tiffany & Co. where Zac Efron takes Michelle Pfeiffer in New Year's Eve.
Enjoy a photo in front of the tree at Lincoln Center
Learn where Bill Murray found out his taxi driver was the Ghost of Christmas Past in Scrooged
Pass through Central Park while you enjoy clips from countless holiday classics that were filmed on location in the park, like where Harry and Marv discuss their plans to rob a toy store on Christmas Eve at Wollman Rink in Home Alone 2 and Santa’s collision with Bethesda Fountain in Elf.
Your guide will lead you through the Upper East Side to Serendipity 3, the restaurant where Sara (Kate Beckinsale) and Jonathan Trager (John Cusack) share the famous Frozen Hot Chocolate before making a stop at Bloomingdales to take a peek at the department store’s celebrated holiday window displays.
When you return to the bus, you’ll continue the tour through midtown Manhattan to view more of the city’s most renowned displays of the season that you’ll recognize from Eloise at Christmastime, The Family Man and much more while of course, making your way right through Rockefeller Center for a spectacular view of the most famous Christmas tree in New York seen in Home Alone 2, Noel and Elf.
You’ll continue down Fifth Avenue making a stop to see the windows at Lord & Taylor before ending the tour at the world famous Macy’s in Herald Square, home to the real Santa in Miracle on 34th Street.
- All transports: Bus
- 100% refund before 8784 hours of tour start time