New York City’s high-energy beating heart is a symphony of neon lights, gigantic video screens and bustling crowds like no other in the world. Once home to seedy speakeasies and less-than-savory clubs, it’s now a lively, family-friendly intersection with over 200 restaurants, discount Broadway theater-ticket-seller TKTS, giant walking Sesame Street characters, faux Buddhist monks and more.
Hop On Hop Off Sightseeing Tour
Want a great way to discover the many wonderful places that New York City has to offer? Then this is the bus tour to take! You can hop on to enjoy scenic views of the skyline and important landmarks. Then feel free to hop off to explore the Big Apple’s attractions in greater depth. You’ll definitely experience the perfect balance for a memorable journey through the city.
Ripley’s Believe it or Not! Times Square
It’s intriguing, amazing and a must-do while you’re visiting this unforgettable area. Be sure to check out the sprawling, oft-interactive collection of curiosities ranging from shrunken heads to unusual animals.
1.3 Miles, 20 min walk, 18 min car ride, 11 min subway
234 W 42nd St
Woodbury Common Shopping Trip
Head to Woodbury Common Premium Outlets for a day spent scoping out savings on brand-name wares at shops like Coach, Crate and Barrel and Neiman Marcus Last Call. All shopping lovers will enjoy this unforgettable adventure.
0.7 miles. 13 min walk, 7 min car, 10 min bus (to Times Square)
56 min car, 1 hr 20 min bus ride (Times Square to Woodbury)
498 Red Apple Ct, Central Valley, NY 10917
Top of the Rock Observatory
For a scene unlike any other, you must trek to the top of this observatory. Located on top of Rockefeller Center, its ocean-liner style design offers gorgeous city views you’ll always remember.
0.4 miles or 7 min walk
30 Rockefeller Plaza
Rockefeller Center Tour
There’s a lot of rich history at Rockefeller Center. You can learn some fascinating tidbits on this vivid tour. Plus, you’ll get to see a 360-degree view of the city from the very top of 30 Rock. It’s one of the Big Apple’s greatest icons and the scenery won’t disappoint!
0.4 miles or 7 min walk
45 Rockefeller Plaza.
Radio City Stage Door Tour
Radio City Music Hall is an entertainment venue located in Rockefeller Center. Its nickname is the Showplace of the Nation and it was once the leading tourist destination in the city. Now it’s an attraction that should be on every New York tourist’s list of places to see.
0.3 miles, 7 min walk
1260 6th Ave
Museum of Modern Art
Housing the world’s greatest collection of contemporary art, this museum deserves a visit during your stay. Its exhibits will excite and inspire you with the amazing creativity demonstrated by the wide range of artists’ works on display.
0.3 miles 5 min walk
11 W 53rd Street
Madame Tussauds New York
Ever since its opening over 200 years ago, this famous wax museum has attracted millions of guests. And people continue to be drawn to this wondrous place, simply out of curiosity. From celebrities to pop culture icons, you’ll be entertained by the wax replicas of famous figures.
1.0 mile, 21 min walk, 18 min car ride, 10 min subway ride
Located on 42nd Street close to Times Square in New York City
234 W 42nd St
Take a 75-minute interactive tour and enjoy this fun show in Midtown Manhattan and Times Square. The best part is that the entire production unfolds in a custom-built theater bus. It’s an experience that shouldn’t be missed!
1.5 miles, 20 min drive, 16 min subway ride
584 8th Ave
Macy’s Herald Square
Are you in the mood to shop? Then this is the perfect place to explore. You can look for great apparel, home goods and much more within its walls. It’s considered to be one of the most beloved department stores in New York City. So you’re bound to find memorable treasures to take home.
1.2 miles or 24 min walk, 9 min subway, 16 min car
151 W 34th Street.