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Meatpacking District

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Address: West of Eighth Avenue, New York City, NY 10014
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Located on the outskirts of the West Village, this area is becoming more...

Located on the outskirts of the West Village, this area is becoming more upscale and gentrified.

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New York High Line Park Walking Tour
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US$70.00*
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Private Meatpacking District Chelsea Market and The Highline Walking Tour
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US$120.00*
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Fun but overcrowded

Interesting area but very crowded on wknds alot of great places to eat just need to book ahead no more a secret

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Brooklyn, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Interesting area but very crowded on wknds alot of great places to eat just need to book ahead no more a secret

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Lovely place to stroll around and pick up the High Line. Well worth a visit. Advice: Buy an ice cream from Ample Hills Creamery. Wow - super tasty and loads od flavours to choose from.

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Morris County, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This neighborhood has something for everyone. Restaurants, hotels and great shopping. And of course the High Line. If you are a tourist with a limited time in the city, the High line is fun to explore...

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything is happening here. Fabulous restaurants, great shopping and The High Line which is. It to be missed. Get out your credit cards the shops and restaurants and bars are expensive. The High Line is a must do! Jeffries is the first biutique to open down in this district and that is how it all began.

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Yonkers, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of restaurants and shops. The High Line starts here. There are all kinds of hotel, modern, boutique and funky.

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Mahwah, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One of my favorite places in NYC. The action here doesn't stop until the wee hours of the morning. Lots of great hotels to stay at such as Gansevoort, which I've stayed at and is a great hotel, the Soho Grand and the Standard. There's the high line which is an old elevated train route and has been converted into... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

Very cool area with a lot of little shops. Definitely recommend spending a day trolling from Greenwich Village, to the West Village, to here (Meatpacking District), to Chelsea. Tons of stuff to see and do.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

This place is so much fun. Great food and gelato and tons of great little shops that have things you don't see out every where else.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

So much to do! We stayed at the Standard. Walked around, ate, drank and shopped! What a great weekend! Visiting Chelsea Market is always a great time. So many good vendors and food.

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Nieuw Vennep
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Although I have visited the city of New York many times before, somehow the meatpacking district always eluded my attention. Not this time though. According to my daughter an absolute "must-see" . So we added some milage on our Metrocards and went. The area borders Greenwich Village and consists of a huge old industrial building that has been transformed to... More 

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