New York, the Big Apple has so much to offer and so many things to do and see that you’ll have a jam-packed holiday agenda. However, how would you like to discover the city that never sleeps in a different way? Here our blog suggests a few different ways that you can enjoy and discover this great city but with a slight and rather extravagant twist to ensure that your holiday is a really unique and special one! Here’s what this exciting city has to offer…
New York by air
New York City offers you the New York Sightseeing Helicopter Tour and what better way to see the grandeur of this great city than from the air! Enjoy an exhilarating helicopter flight and capture a birds eye view of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis and Governor Islands, Chrysler, Woolworths, Central Park, and then fly right over the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges to catch a glimpse of the United Nations. There are a variety of tours available including your very own private sightseeing tour. Make your holiday a really special one and book yourself a Big Apple Helicopter Tour!
A Day Trip to the Niagara Falls by Air is my other wicked suggestion! This tour starts from fabulous New York City and offers you the opportunity to witness the awesome power and magnetic beauty of the thundering Niagara Falls. Enjoy a half-day guided tour of both the American and the Canadian sides including breath taking views of the Bridal Veil, Horseshoe Falls, Goat Island, and Queen Victoria Park before finally making your way back to New York again. An experienced tour guide is on hand and the tour also comprises a buffet restaurant lunch and a Maid-of-the-Mist boat ride. Outstanding!
New York by sea
New York Full Island Sightseeing Cruise offers you a break from the frantic New York City streets and allows you to enjoy the world’s most famous skyline from the deck of a fun and relaxing New York Sightseeing Cruise boat. This sightseeing experience comprises a 3 hour narrated cruise and a leisurely tour of the Manhattan Island allowing you a peek of the Big Apple’s unmistakeable landmarks including the Empire State Building, the U.N Buildings, the seven major bridges including the famous Brooklyn Bridge, and a magnificent close up of the Statue of Liberty!
The New York Harbour Lights Evening Cruise is a just magical sightseeing experience. This wonderful and unique 2 hour cruise allows you to witness the famous New York skyline in all its evening glory. Bask in the glow of the setting sun whilst enjoying a light commentary and gently cruising around the Battery, in addition to experiencing the Statue of Liberty close up, before heading up the east river, under the Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Williamsburg Bridges, and concluding at the United Nations Buildings. Finally, witness the wonder that is New York at night on your way back to your starting point guided by the beautifully floodlit lovely Lady Liberty.
New York by land
If air is not your thing, and boats just aren’t your bag then we have the perfect thing for you! The wonderful and the fabulous Sex and the City Limo Tour. Be the ladies from the popular New York series for the day and see the stunning sights of this great city in style as this private limousine tour takes you to the all the famous sites from the TV show set in the Big Apple, the Carrie Bradshaw way. The tour comprises more than 40 locations featured in the ever popular Sex and the City TV show including shops, restaurants, and galleries made famous by the show, in addition to the steps outside Carrie’s Greenwich Village apartment, the furniture store where Aidan worked as a designer, and Steve’s bar where you can conclude your tour with a refreshing and ever so stylish cosmopolitan. With four private limousine packages to choose from there’s something for everyone for every occasion, so all you Sex and the City fans out there get your tour booked and see the TV show setting in style!
Of course, the Sex and the City Tour is not for everyone however, New York City is! The Big Apple also offers a ¨Private Chauffeured Tour in a Classic Convertible!” which is a really original and head-turning tour. It comprises a 2 hour comprehensive drive around the city in a classic 1975 Chevrolet Caprice Classic Convertible driven by a native New York Chauffeur so you’ll get some insider knowledge of what’s hot in the city and what’s not! The tour commences in Greenwich Village and will take in the following exciting locations amongst others: Soho, South Street Seaport, Chinaotown, Little Italy, and Tribeca. Finally, the tour ends back in Greenwich but if you fancy hopping off at Chinatown or Little Italy, the choice is yours. This is a really popular tour so book now to make sure you don’t miss out on a truly unique holiday experience!