The Big Apple | The city that never sleeps. It is said: New York is the city of cities. In any case, this metropolis on the east coast of the US is worth a visit (or more). 1 week pass by here, there is so much to see, to discover and to experience.
Here is an overview of the most beautiful sights in New York.
You can book all tours, tickets and excursions right here via GetYourGuide New York.
Hubschrauberrundflug über New York
A truly unique experience. They float about 15 minutes along the edge of Manhattan. Fly over the Hudson River and reach the height of Central Park. Unforgettable to see the city of the cities from a bird’s eye view.
In the southeast of Manhattan is the heliport. From here, various companies offer the sightseeing flights. Surely it is still the icing on the cake if you book an evening flight. The metropolis glitters indescribably. How about a gift certificate? Give the helicopter sightseeing flight to your loved ones for the wedding, birthday ….
Empire State Building
Everyone knows the Empire. Once the tallest building in the world at 381 meters (until 1972). Built in record time. The building is predominantly used commercially.
With Getyourguide you benefit as you can skip all queues. Of course you have to pass the security checks. But with your VIP-Express Empire Building , you’re in the elevator. And it’s off to the 86th floor. Here is the viewing platform. So enjoy a 360 degree view that will make you look all over Manhattan.
Be sure to book your VIP ticket without queuing and save valuable time. There is so much to see in New York.
One World Observatory Ticket
Until recently it was called: Freedom Tower. Recently, the „One World Trade Center“ (abbreviated: 1 WTC). The new super skyscraper was built on the site of the former Twintower (Ground Zero). The tower is New York’s tallest building. It is 541 meters high and opened in May 2015.
Via getyourguide you book your VIP entry ticket and pass the queues. The Skypod catapults you to the 102nd floor in 47 seconds. During the journey you will follow the change of the city since the 16th century. Once at the top you will only be astonished. Of course there are also snacks, cafes etc.
Aussichtsplattform "Top of the Rocks"
The Rockefeller Center consists of a total of 20 buildings. It is between 5th Ave. and Avenue of the Americas. The skating rink with the Prometheus statue is world famous. In addition, at the Lower Plaza annually the huge Christmas tree is set up.
In less than 60 seconds you are already on top of „The top of the rock„. Here, too, a fabulous all-round view awaits you, which offers completely different perspectives than, for example, the Empire State Building. Our ticket to Top of the Rocks is totally flexible. This means that you do not have to specify a specific date when booking. Advantage: You then drive up when the weather is best for the distance view.
Freiheitsstatue - Statue of Liberty
Do you know what’s on the blackboard that the Lady of Freedom holds in her hands? „Give me your tired, your poor, your crowded masses who yearn to breathe freely“.
A visit to the Statue of Liberty is essential to a stay in New York. Even the shipping there is exciting, because you know about the symbolism of this figure. When you book your ticket to the Statue of Liberty, please note that access to the crown is not included here. Our ticket guarantees you preferential admission at ship and statue . Connect the tour to the statue with a detour to Ellis Island .
This day is still in the bones of the world. Whoever is behind the cowardly attacks: He hit the world in the heart and destroyed about 3000 lives. At the place where once stood the „Twintowers“ of the World Trade Center is now the „1 WTC“ and the 9/11 Memorial.
With your preferred entrance to the Memorial booked here , you will have immediate access. No queues, as you go directly to the entrance for „Ticketholders“.
Museum of Modern Art - MoMa
The MoMa is a world-famous art museum located on 53rd Street between 5th and 6th Avenues. It houses paintings, drawings and designs as well as photographs, films and electronic media. They could spend a whole day, but they only saw one part. Be sure to read the guide before you visit, so that you can visit exactly those departments that are important to you.
Backpacks and bags can be handed in at the cloakroom. We were allowed to take a camera with us. Also for the MoMa we offer tickets with preferred admission , so you do not lose time at the cash register.
New York Explorer Pass
A booklet that has it all. Free entry to many attractions in New York. The price depends on how many attractions you want to visit and whether adult or child. In addition, you still get discount eg at Macy`s. Here is a small overview of the included attractions:
9/11 Museum, Madame Tussauds, Empire State Building, Botanical Garden, etc. Also, among other things, the Guggenheim Museum, Museum of Modern Art, Museum of Sex., Ticket for the ferry to Ellis Island and statue of Liberty and many more spots.
Of course, if you buy the Explorer Pass New York City from us, you will also have fast queued access at many attractions.
Ausflug nach Washington
A great combination is to connect New York with a trip to Washington. We will make it as easy as possible for you. They just book our day trip to Washington and do not have to worry about a thing. The cities are separated by about 240 miles. By bus goes in about 4 hours in the southwestern capital of the United States.
Included is a city tour. Please note: drinks and meals are not included. But it will certainly be an exciting and unforgettable day. Finally, stroll past the White House, visit Arlington Cemetery, and good old Abraham Lincoln.
New York Harlem Gospel Tour
What are you planning to do in New York on Sunday? We have an idea for you. Book a Harlem Gospel Tour with us . It goes through the Upper West Side to Harlem. On the spot, meet your local guide, who will escort you to the chosen church.
Madness, what voices and what mood. Such a service is quite different from what one or the other knows from home. The bus will take you back to Manhattan at the end of the trip.
Trip zu den Niagara Wasserfällen
Attention: You will get wet. But when do you ever come to Niagara Falls? With the comfortable bus, the tour really starts early from Manhattan, but you have plenty of time on site at the waterfalls. You should definitely take the boat trip with the „Lady of Mist„. You also get the obligatory raincoats, as one or the other drops will fall into the boat.
We wish you a lot of fun on our excursion to the Niagara Falls .
Are you just staying in New York or traveling a bit through the US? Then we have many more great sights and attractions that you can book through our partner GetYourGuide New York
Oh yes. We have another tip for you. And you do not have to book this „excursion“ in advance. He is also free. But we really enjoyedthis attraction: New York Highline Park . Artists, actors and many other supporters created and expanded this project several years ago. Be sure to stop by there.
With us, you can easily book the New York Pass, many New York tickets and the most beautiful New York attractions.