New York Manhattan area

Manhattan is a gigantic city that offers the average tourist endless things to see and do. Heard of people saying that they’re going on vacation to New York? What they actually mean is Manhattan. Manhattan attracts the most tourists due to the many famous attractions located here. To help you to get started exploring this fascinating area of New York, we’ve created a Manhattan New York travel guide for you.

The number one landmark that comes to mind when visiting Manhattan is the Statue of Liberty. Make sure to head to Liberty Island when visiting this brilliant city in order to admire the iconic monument. Getting to Liberty Island is quite costly therefore we suggest you get this for free by owning a New York Pass or New York City Pass. These passes will save you a lot of money on your vacation and are strongly recommended by us especially if it is your first time in New York. You can get free access to more than 54 attractions!

Manhattan New York Travel Guide

Thinking of things to do in New York after you’ve seen the Statue of Liberty? You can take the ferry and enjoy a cruise to Ellis Island and explore its interesting Immigration Museum. Or visit Lower Manhattan, this part of Manhattan consists of Little Italy and Chinatown where you can experience a variety of cultures.

Head to Midtown Manhattan to find Fifth Avenue where you can go shop till you drop. Near this trendy shopping street is the MOMA, Top of the Rock and Rockefeller Centre. All these New York attractions can be free if you own a New York City Pass. There really is no way you can go wrong when you buy a New York city pass, believe us – you will always benefit from it.

Next to Manhattan of course is Brooklyn, where you can get to by crossing the Brooklyn Bridge. Try doing this at night for magnificent views of the Manhattan skyline! With the New York Pass, the Children Museum and Botanical Gardens in Brooklyn will be free and with the New York City Pass, the Brooklyn Museum as well as many other attractions will be free. Find out more about these offers and decide which pass is the best for you!

New York CityPass

Get the New York CityPASS, the best deal in the Big Apple. Your New York CityPASS saves you time and money as you skip long ticket queues for entry to six of New York's premier attractions.

New York Dinner Cruise with Buffet

Grab your friends or that special someone and get ready for 3-hours of real New York fun! This New York dinner cruise includes a delicious buffet, an amazing DJ and breathtaking views of the New York skyline. Don't wait - add this dinner cruise to your New York itinerary today!

USD 119.59$

Bateaux New York Dinner Cruise

On this luxury New York City dinner cruise, savor gourmet cuisine and enjoy live jazz entertainment while soaking up breathtaking views of the Manhattan, New Jersey and Brooklyn skylines. Pass in front of the Empire State Building, Battery Park, Statue of Liberty, South Street Seaport and more from the viewing decks or the all-glass enclosed cabin, treating you to amazing views every second of the way. Upgrade to enjoy a romantic or first class VIP experience including a private table and French sparkling wine!

USD 172.79$

Viator VIP: Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty and 9/11 Memorial

Experience New York City like an insider on this action-packed VIP tour that includes early access to the Empire State Building, skip-the-line entry to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, an open-top bus tour, and a hop-on-hop-off cruise. You can upgrade to also include afternoon admission to the 9/11 Museum. Seem like a lot to do in one day? Opt to take your cruise the following day. It's a great way to see NYC’s newest sites and its most iconic attractions, and a Viator exclusive package that can't be booked anywhere else!

Big Apple Helicopter Tour of New York

See New York's famous landmarks from the air on an exhilarating 15-minute helicopter tour. You'll come face-to-face with the Statue of Liberty as you fly above the Hudson River. Admire the iconic Empire State Building, the silver Art Deco brilliance of the Chrysler Building, and the sprawling green expanse of Central Park. A must for any visitor to New York City!

USD 149.99$