Breathtaking views from Top of the Rock, the Empire State Building and One World Observatory.
Flashing neon lights and giant digital billboards. Brilliant Broadway marquees.
Costumed characters and musicians.
Times Square is big, bright and unforgettable.
About New York City
New York City comprises 5 boroughs sitting where the Hudson River meets the Atlantic Ocean.
At its core is Manhattan, a densely populated borough that’s among the world’s major commercial, financial and cultural centers.
While Manhattan and Staten Island are islands, Brooklyn and Queens are geographically part of Long Island, and the Bronx is attached to the US mainland. …
Manhattan Island is roughly 13.4 miles long and about 2.3 miles wide at its widest.
See the sights in New York
Built by Gustave Eiffel, “Lady Liberty” was a gift to the United States from the people of France. and is recognized as a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. The Statue of Liberty was dedicated on October 28, 1886. Enjoy stunning views back across to Manhattan and across to Brooklyn from Liberty Island
Broadway is the bright beating heart of the NYC’s performing arts scene. No visit to the City is complete without experiencing the rousing entertainment available in Midtown Manhattan’s Theatre District, where dozens of historic venues stage bold new musicals, long-running hits and fascinating dramas every night of the week.
Shop ’til you drop
Whatever your retail pleasure, you’ll find it in NYC.
Stores across the five boroughs carry the finest in luxury apparel, plus gourmet goods, books, tech, gear and much more. There’s a reason why the City is known as a global shopping capital. With so many possibilities, there’s just one problem—where to begin?
Our top tip
Save on admissions to some of New York City’s most iconic attractions with New York CityPASS, New York Explorer Pass, New York Pass and Build Your Own Pass by Go New York. Each offers a different experience, but all give you substantial savings.
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