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7 days in New York City

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New York City, the city that never sleeps, is a vibrant metropolis with something for everyone. Whether you're exploring the iconic landmarks, savoring world-class cuisine, or immersing yourself in its diverse culture, NYC is a traveler's paradise.
Travel Visa and Entry Requirements  Entry Requirements: Check visa requirements and passport validity for your nationality here.
Flights                             Flights to NYC: Find and book flights to New York City on popular platforms like Skyscanner or Iberia.
Accommodation                       Accommodation Options: Discover and book hotels, boutique lodgings, or vacation rentals in NYC on platforms like Booking.com.
Transportation                Transportation Guide: Public transport: Navigate NYC's extensive transportation system with ease, including subways, buses, and taxis. Get transportation information here. City Pass: Get more information here. Renting a car: Compare options from top providers, access competitive prices, and enjoy hassle-free booking with Rentalcars.com. Sightseeing Pass:  Get more information here.
Weather & Local Time  Weather Forecast: Plan your trip by checking the weather forecast for New York City on BBC Weather or AccuWeather. Time Zone: NYC operates on Eastern Standard Time (EST), so check the local time here.
Local Cuisine                        Culinary Delights: Explore NYC's diverse food scene, from iconic pizza to gourmet dining. Discover local flavors here.
Activities and Tours                Exciting Activities: Enhance your NYC experience with guided tours, Broadway shows, and visits to iconic landmarks. Discover activity options on GetYourGuide.
Local Events and Festivals          Event Calendar: Check for local festivals and events happening during your stay in Tuscany. Tuscany hosts various cultural festivals and celebrations throughout the year. Find events here.
Travel Insurance                    Travel Insurance: Safeguard your journey with comprehensive travel insurance coverage. Explore options with trusted providers like Safteywing.
Connectivity and Wi-Fi             Stay Connected: Access Wi-Fi hotspots and mobile data options to stay connected while exploring NY City with Airalo.
Travel Budget                      Budget Planning:   Estimate your daily expenses and create a budget for your NYC adventure using resources like Numbeo. International Travel Card: Consider carrying an international travel card like Wise for convenience and currency exchange here.


Arrive in New York City and check into your accommodation.
Take a leisurely evening stroll in your neighborhood to get acquainted with the city.
Enjoy dinner at a local restaurant to kick off your trip.

Start your day with breakfast in your hotel or at a local café.
Attend a Gospel Mass service at 10:00am in Harlem.
Explore the vibrant Harlem neighbourhood.
Visit museums of your choice in the afternoon. I recommend Natural History Museum, MoMA, The Guggenheim etc.
Enjoy a relaxing evening in Manhattan.

Take a scenic cruise around Manhattan to admire its skyline.
Explore the High Line, Chelsea Market, Greenwich Village, Soho, Tribeca, China Town, and Little Italy.
Attend an NBA game at 7:30 PM.

Explore the western part of Central Park, rent a rowboat, or simply stroll.
Visit the famous 5th Avenue, St. Patrick's Cathedral, Rockefeller Centre, and enjoy the Top of the Rock Observation Deck.
Don't miss the Empire State Building for breath-taking views in the evening.

Visit Bryant Park, the Public Library, Lower East Side, East Village, and Union Square.
Explore the Flatiron Building, Times Square, and Broadway.
Enjoy a Broadway musical like "Phantom of the Opera" around 8:00 PM.

Spend your day shopping and exploring at your leisure.
Prepare for an exciting nighttime route through the best illuminated spots in New York.
Enjoy a mix of walking and subway rides. Highlights include Grand Ferry Park, Gantry Plaza State Park, Roosevelt Island, United Nations Plaza, Park Avenue, 5th Avenue, Times Square, and Broadway.

This famous film and TV locations tour lasts about 2 -3 hours.

We'll kick it off at the Museum of Natural History, famous for "Night at the Museum."
Then, we're off to the Dakota Building from "Rosemary's Baby," the Plaza Hotel seen in "Home Alone," and the iconic Tiffany's from "Breakfast at Tiffany's."

We'll swing by the spot where Marilyn Monroe's skirt famously flew up and the Queensboro Bridge, featured in "Spiderman."
After that, we're hitting Grand Central Terminal, known for movies like "The Day After Tomorrow," and the world-famous Times Square, seen in over 20,000 films.

We won't forget the Public Library and the ever-iconic Empire State Building starring in classics like "King Kong."
Next, we'll check out the Flatiron Building before visiting Carrie Bradshaw's apartment from "Sex and the City" and enjoying a treat at Magnolia Cupcakes.

To wrap up our cinematic adventure, we'll swing by the legendary "Friends" apartment building and the iconic firehouse from "Ghostbusters".

Get ready for a reel adventure in the Big Apple! 🎥

The walking route takes approximately 1 - 2 hours from start to finish. It begins at the renowned Dumbo Park, offering fantastic views of the Brooklyn Bridge and the New York City skyline.

From Dumbo Park, continue across the Brooklyn Bridge for more breathtaking views along the Hudson River. After about 25 minutes, you'll arrive at the Battery Maritime Building, where you'll catch a ferry to Governors Island for one of the most spectacular skyline vistas of Manhattan.

Next, head to Battery Park for exceptional views of the Statue of Liberty. Follow the Hudson River waterfront until you reach the impressive One World Observatory, known for its stunning panoramic views of the city. Afterward, it's a brief 5-minute walk to the World Financial Center pier, where you can take a ferry to one of the best viewpoints in New York, the Empty Sky Memorial.

Continue your journey to the Empire State Building, accessible by subway from Cortlandt Street (W) station to 34th Street – Herald Square. Finally, make your way to the Rockefeller Center, ideally timed to witness the enchanting twilight hour, concluding one of the finest New York itineraries.

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