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New York City vacations

The Statue of Liberty, Times Square, Central Park, and The Empire State Building are some of the worlds most recognizable landmarks, and they can all be found in one place, New York City. 
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New York City is a huge metropolis with a wide variety of accommodations available to meet your budget, location, and style. Select from three, four, and five-star hotels throughout New York City including Central Park, the East Side, Madison Square Park, Manhattan, New Jersey, Times Square, Union Square, the West Side, and more. Find the best New York City hotel to complete your perfect New York City vacation package from Southwest Vacations®.

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Here are a few of our most popular New York City resorts:

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    Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel

    Located in the heart of Midtown and just steps from Broadway theaters, the shops of 5th Avenue, and more.

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    Riu Plaza New York Times Square

    Offering the most comprehensive range of installations and services in the very heart of Manhattan. ​

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    The Westin New York at Times Square

    Indulge in excellent service and luxury at this enchanting New York oasis.

Things to do in New York, NY

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    Mamma Mia

    The setting is a Greek Island where 20 year old Sophie is due to be married. Her mom, Donna (who happens to be a former singing star) is there, but her father isn't... because she's never met him. So, Sophie snoops in her mom's diary, chooses three former lovers as likely candidates and invites them to the wedding, hoping she can just figure it out when she sees them! This musical dances to a disco beat, featuring 22 of Swedish singing sensation ABBA's greatest hits.
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    New York - Night Tour

    New York's only double-decker night tour where you stop at the historic Brooklyn Fulton Ferry Landing for a photo opportunity and breathtaking views of the glittering necklace of the Manhattan Skyline. Enjoy nighttime views and ambiance of Times Square, Chinatown, Empire State Building, Greenwich Village, SoHo, Little Italy, Manhattan Bridge, Brooklyn Bridge and Lower East Side.
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    Tour New York TV and Movie Sites

    Tour New York TV and Movie Sites and straddle fiction and reality as you visit the locations that you've seen on both the big and small screens. See the deli from When Harry Met Sally, visit the exterior of Peter Parker's apartment from Spider Man, and Original Soup Man featured on Seinfeld. The tour showcases more than 60 locations Friends, Seinfeld, I Am Legend, Ugly Betty, Gossip Girl, Men in Black and many more!
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    Central Park Walking Tour

    Central Park consists of 843 acres, and 58 miles of walking trails. On this expansive walking tour, your tour guide will make sure you see its highlights.
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    Ellis Island Statue Liberty Reserve Tour

    Enjoy a day out in the city with this walking tour. After meeting up your guide at the meeting location at 8:45am, you will then take a 30 minute guided tour of Battery Park.
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    Empire State Building Observatory

    Soaring 1,454 feet above Midtown Manhattan from base to antenna, the Empire State Building (ESB) is the World’s Most Famous Building. Our 86thFloor Observation Deck, open daily from 8am-2am, offers the highest 360 degree open-air vantage point in New York City and on a clear day, you can see up to six states–New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Connecticut and Massachusetts.
  • New York City Skyline Cruise

    New York City Skyline Cruise

    Admire New York's famous skyline and iconic sights from the water on this morning or afternoon cruise. See top New York attractions including the Empire State Building, Chrysler Building, Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge and United Nations, and learn more about the city and its landmarks from engaging commentary.
  • World Trade Center 911 and Ground Zero Tour

    World Trade Center 911 and Ground Zero Tour

    This two-hour tour details the heroism of New York City's firefighters and the survivors of stairwell "B." Walk in their path and learn how 16 people withstood the collapse of the north tower. Discover the miracle of the 911 surfer, who rode down with 88 stories of falling debris.

Here are all the fun things to do in New York:

  • Dine at world-renowned restaurants or grab a hot dog off a street cart.
  • Get tickets to the hottest Broadway show.
  • Tour the endless amounts of national museums featuring famous art and other treasures.
  • Take a double-decker bus tour to see the whole city in no time.
  • Walk across the Brooklyn Bridge for a gorgeous view of Manhattan.
  • Stroll through Central Park and the Upper East Side.

Add tickets to a Broadway Show, city tour, or museums to your vacation package for an opportunity to experience everything that The Big Apple has to offer. Book your Southwest Vacations® package to New York City today.

Additional information on New York City activities:

There are endless things to do in New York City. This globally recognized city is home to some of the world’s most recognizable landmarks, most respected museums, and activities that will interest any visitor. Sightseeing, art museums, Broadway plays, cuisine from around the world, unparalleled fashion districts, and unique historic attractions make New York City the perfect destination for a cultural vacation package.

Start your New York City trip off with a visit to Central Park, home to Belvedere Castle and the Central Park Zoo. The park divides the Upper West Side, where you’ll find Lincoln Center and the American Museum of Natural History, and Upper East Side, where you’ll find the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Guggenheim. Midtown Manhattan is home to a number of New York City's major landmarks including the Empire State Building, the United Nations Building, Times Square, Rockefeller Center, Greenwich Village, the Broadway Theatre District, and Union Square. Explore the diverse and eclectic neighborhoods of Lower Manhattan, which is home to many notable historic sites and diverse neighborhoods. Visit the Statue of Liberty on historic Ellis Island. Discover cultural hotspots in Chinatown, Little Italy, SoHo, and Tribeca.

Explore the best of the city with a vacation package to New York that includes plenty of tours and activities. Take a bus tour of the city that goes to all the must-see NYC landmarks. Experience the beauty of New York at night with a night tour, and then go out on the town to experience the New York nightlife. Try to spot celebrities on a tour to popular TV and movie filming locations throughout New York City. Then, take in a memorable Broadway performance. Plan your perfect New York vacation package with Southwest Vacations.