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Manhattan Skyline

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Reviewed yesterday

At the end of a long day, we used a walk on the Brooklyn Bridge as an opportunity to check two items off of our New York "to do list". NYC skyline at night is outstanding. You have seen innumerable pictures in magazines and movies,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Larry C
Reviewed yesterday

A must see from the rivers edge at Brooklyn Bridge. best seen in bright light with no clouds, we were lucky with the blue sky, but it was freezing.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank juneywoo
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The skyline is just iconic. It is like being in a movie at every corner. So lovely and the night lights make the city sparkle and beam!!!

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Baybug2012
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is just so iconic, and so familiar - such a thrill to see it for real. I would definitely recommend that you try to see it.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There's nothing that quite compares to the New York skyline. You'll find some of the oldest and most iconic buildings in the world. The Empire State Building is a beacon in blue. The Chrysler Building shimmers in the winter sunshine. It'll not disappoint you whether...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CambridgeJo
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had a lovely view from the Brooklyn side from the base of the Brooklyn Bridge at night, it's exactly what you'd expect given it seems so familiar from the TV!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank smh1302
Reviewed 2 days ago

Quite frankly one of the best views I've ever seen. It send shivers up my spine. The whole place is special, and I will definitely be returning in the future.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RLT1992
Reviewed 3 days ago

Easy to reach and yet gives another feeling when you watch the skyline from beyond the river. I would recommend because you can see from the other side where you've been walking all around. The towers seem so small from this distance.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chielozando
Reviewed 3 days ago

Took the Coney Island Ferry - which is Free - and got a fantastic view of the skyline - both by day and night. Ya gotta do it!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michael W
Reviewed 3 days ago

This view is great in any season.The time of day can give you different lighting.Sunsets are great! The water taxi is a great way to see it, the circle line or the good old staten island ferry will all get you great views. Also some...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JeroSinar
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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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6 August 2018|
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Response from janban2016 | Reviewed this property |
We went in April. It was cold but lovely and sunny. I can imagine any part would be good in early October. We hired bikes and explored all over. Wish we were going again.
26 July 2018|
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Response from Ann N | Reviewed this property |
Growing up in NYC as we both did we have always taken pubic transit( subway/bus) or walked .Your best bet is to do as the"natives" do: walk or use public transportation. I've never taken a tour bus anyplace I've been to... More
24 July 2018|
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Response from sonjap376 | Reviewed this property |
Top of the rocks gives best view however we have visited in May and a skyscraper under construction close to top of the rocks limited the view. Two years ago we have been at Empire State Building and liked it a lot. Also... More