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NEW YORK DESTINATION GUIDE

"They call New York the 'City of Dreams' and I love watching our guest's travel dreams come true as they set eyes on the Statue of Liberty, wander through Greenwich Village, catch a real Broadway show, or finally get a taste of a real New York bagel!"

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New York at a glance
From the neon lights of Times Square and the leafy paths of Central Park, to the dazzling Broadway shows, and the views from the Top of the Rock, New York is one of the world's most iconic cities. Our expert Trafalgar Travel Directors will show you all the incredible highlights, then take you under the surface of the City that Never Sleeps.
Currency
US dollar
Winter avg temp
- 3°C
Summer avg temp
28°C
Time Zone
GMT-4
Capital City
Washington D.C.
Language
English
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Good Evening
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What to pack for New York

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Walking shoes

New York is a city that’s best explored on foot, and you’ll need a comfortable pair of shoes to get you around all the famous sights.

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Glitzy outfit

With world-class bars, restaurants and theatres, you’ll want to hit the town at least once in the City that Never Sleeps. Bring a glam outfit and you’ll feel like a million bucks.

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Portable charger

Your camera and phone are sure to get a workout on your New York tour, so bring a portable charger and save yourself the hassle of trekking back to your hotel to charge them up.

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A day pack

Bring a lightweight, waterproof day bag and use it to store your snacks, water bottle, souvenirs and anything else you pick up on your New York adventure.

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Layered clothing

The weather can be unpredictable in this city and the best way to prepare for your New York trip is to bring cool and warm layers that will keep you comfortable in any weather.

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