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Reviewed today

If you want the best views of the Manhattan skyline a recommend walking to Brooklyn via the Brooklyn Bridge or taking a cruise!

Thank Sanny101
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Reviewed yesterday

fantastic skyline.. always a good place to photograph... night photography is also awesome.. especially from exchange place NJ.. i also did sunrise shoots, and it is spectacular... must visit for travelers

Thank Rajagopal S
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Reviewed yesterday

walked across the Brooklyn Bridge was definitely worth it as the views were amazing!! Didnt take too long and got beautiful photos of different angles

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Take a late afternoon / early evening Circle Line tour to really get a real picture of the Manhattan skyline and also of all the bridges. Getting on and off are a busy bind of course but I’m once you’re on and sailing around the...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Try to see it by boat or from the Brooklyn bridge-fabulous! We enjoyed taking photos from the Empire State Building at night. You can see for miles!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Love the Manhattan Skyline! Great views and beautiful views. Take a Circle Line Cruise around Manhattan to see it all!

Thank CMminera
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Reviewed 2 days ago

No matter what you do in NYC, try to take some kind of tour like helicopter tour, boat ride, speedboat or dinner cruise, just to enjoy the skyline. If you cannot see this, then you are missing the best view of NYC. Its beautiful....

Thank Sndu
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Daytime, nightime, it doesn't matter. The Manhattan skyline is a wonder. Just find a good rooftop terrace near the East River in Long Island City and gaze upon the skyline beauty. There are several restaurants in Queens that offer this view as well as countless...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We walked and walked and walked to see all of the Manhattan Skyline. Easily doable in a day if you start out early.

Thank Tom Peggy L
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A view of the Skyline is a must. It’s visible from one of the towers offering observation decks. A free alternative is The Staten Island Ferry, which is a 24/7 service, that gives you the perfect view of Lower Manhattan Skyline. Oh and The Statue...More

Thank Pierre B
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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 paradise where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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ckd528
August 6, 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.
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sblanchard63
July 26, 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
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madisynpett
July 24, 2018|
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Response from sonja p | 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
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