Holiday does not always have to be valleys, snow capped mountains or beaches. Urban cities also make great holiday destination. Unlike the former ones, when you are in an urban location, you will always be surrounded with all urban facilities and services. In case of a sudden medical emergency, you don’t have to drive miles to get the needful done. Surely you will miss out on the serenity, but urban holiday destinations have something more to offer in their own capacity. Manhattan is one such destination. You will be in complete awe when you explore it.
Things to Do in Manhattan
Statue of Liberty-
First things first, when you are in New York City, visit Statue of Liberty at Battery Park. This is one image which represents USA to the rest of the world. It is located at the heart of Manhattan.
Empire State Building-
This 102 storey building is the pride of Manhattan. Located at the happening 5th Avenue, it was world’s tallest building for 40 years until World Trade Center was opened in the decade of 1970s. After 9/11 attacks, it once again claimed the title until One World Trade Center came into the picture in less than a year in 2012.
While in NYC, don’t miss an unobstructed 360° view of the city from the top deck of Rockefeller Center. You will get a breathtaking view of Manhattan skyline, which the world vouches for.
Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum-
For the military history lovers, the museum is Mecca. The massive hangar in the museum features about 27 aircraft’s that have been restored carefully. Space Pavilion is another fascinating part of the museum. Include it in your itinerary for a memorable journey through the military history of US.
Harbor Lights Sightseeing Cruise-
The Manhattan skyline is undoubtedly one of the most fascinating sights of the world. But you have not seen anything if you have not seen the illuminated one. See it to believe it. Book a twilight cruise that sails around the NY harbor along the setting sun.
It is quite interesting to have a 750 acres park in the heart of the concrete jungle. It enhances the aesthetic value of the city. Come to Manhattan during the fall, just to enjoy the ethereal beauty of this park. It is a mesmerizing view.
It is quite fascinating how Manhattan enthralls everyone with its offers. Whether you are a sports lover, passionate for culture and heritage or a foodie, Manhattan will always be the most gracious host. And suppose in the middle of your tour, a bad toothache plans to ruin your holiday, the best possible facilities will save your day. In Manhattan, you are never too far from all kinds of urban facilities. Your problem can be immediately taken care of at your nearest dental clinic so that you can resume your trip. So, when planning your next trip with kids, come to Manhattan. You can make amazing memories without any apprehension lurking behind your mind.