The Statue of Liberty National Monument is a United States national monument located in the U.S. states of New Jerseyand New York comprising Liberty Island and Ellis Island.It includes Liberty Enlightening the World, commonly known as the Statue of Liberty, situated on Liberty Island, and the former immigration station at Ellis Island which opened in 1892 and closed in 1954.
This is New York in one sight. The iconic, majestic statue is an absolute must-see while visiting the city.
The Statue of Liberty is the symbol of New York and the entire United States. We will take ferry to visit statue in the morning, and it takes 2 or 3 hours for the tour. and we will have lunch at battery park.
The Brooklyn Bridge is a hybrid cable-stayed/suspension bridge in New York City and is one of the oldest bridges of either type in the United States. Completed in 1883, it connects the boroughs of Manhattan and Brooklyn by spanning the East River.
Along the Lafayette street you can walk to the another landmark in New York - Brooklyn Bridge.The bridge is a good place to appreciate the skyline of the Manhattan.The entrance to the bridge next to New York City hall,you can conveniently take pictures in tne city hall.
Playing time:Suggestion 1-3 hours
Wall Street is very short, if not to participate in explanation groups, is enough for an hour or so to visit.
Historic Episcopal church & cemetery where Alexander Hamilton & other early Americans are buried.
Trinity Church at the intersection of Wall Street and Broadway, here is the treasure of the movie "National Treasure", passing here as well comeing in and haveing a look, free tickets.Visit time about 30 minutes.
After Visiting the Trinity Church, go look on the 9.11 Memorial.It is 9.11 attack sites, open to visitors free of charge (except museum).If you don't visit the Ruins Museum, visiting time is approximately 30 to 60 minutes.
Fifth Avenue is a major thoroughfare going through the borough of Manhattan in New York City. It stretches from West 143rd Street in Harlem to Washington Square North at Washington Square Parkin Greenwich Village. It is considered among the most expensive and best shopping streets in the world.
The section of Fifth Avenue that crosses Midtown Manhattan, especially that between 49th Street and 60th Street, is lined with prestigious shops and is consistently ranked among the most expensive shopping streets in the world.The "most expensive street in the world" moniker changes depending on currency fluctuations and local economic conditions from year to year. For several years starting in the mid-1990s, the shopping district between 49th and 57th Streetswas ranked as having the world's most expensive retail spaces on a cost per square foot basis. In 2008, Forbes magazine ranked Fifth Avenue as being the most expensive street in the world. Some of the most coveted real estate on Fifth Avenue are the penthouses perched atop the buildings.
The American Planning Association (APA) compiled a list of "2012 Great Places in America" and declared Fifth Avenue to be one of the greatest streets to visit in America. This historic street has many world-renowned museums, businesses and stores, parks, luxury apartments, and historical landmarks that are reminiscent of its history and vision for the future.
After visiting Times Square, directly go to shopping in the New York's Fifth Avenue, one of the shopping holy land in the world.Here visitors may not be for shopping, but want to feel the scent of fashion in this business street which rents are the most expensive in this world.
Known as "The Crossroads of the World" and "The Great White Way," Times Square is one of the world's most visited tourist attractions, drawing an estimated 50 million visitors annually. It is here that Good Morning America is broadcast live to the nation, here that the New Year's Eve ball is dropped.
Many people come to Times Square for the ambiance and the billboards spectacle, but there are also many restaurants and shops - well over 100 - in the area including some crowd-pullers such as the Disney Store. Times Square is also best known for its entertainment, and plenty of visitors come here to attend a Broadway show.
In the afternoon to Times Square, in addition to feel the prosperous "the world's intersection", you can also buy the Broadway discount tickets behind the ladder in the square.
Playing time:Suggestion 1-3 hours.
St. Patrick's Cathedral
Towering Neo-Gothic church from 1879 with twin spires & storied history opposite Rockefeller Center.
Along the Fifth Avenue towards north, will soon pass by St.Patrick's Cathedral, it is the cathedral of the Catholic archdiocese of New York, is one of the most magnificent landmark in midtown Manhattan, going tired, can come in to take a rest,by the way to have a look.Visiting time about 30 minutes.
Actually the Broadway is a stretch of the avenue, south to the Battery Park, through the Manhattan island in New York City from south to north.Due to the lots of theatres on both sides of this avenue, it is the important cradle of the drama and musical in U.S, therefore become the synonym of the American drama and musical.The theatres of 44th St to 53th St on Broadway is called In Broadway, the theatres of 41th St to 53th St is called Off Broadway, the performance of In Broadway is some classic, popular, commercial play,but the performance of Off Broadway is a few experimental, unknown, low-cost play.
The Broadway's mainstream performance starts generally at the evening after dinner, last 2-3 hours, recommended going to here after dinner."The Phantom of the Opera", "the Lion King" and so on are good options.
After watching a Broadway showing is about ten o 'clock, ten minutes' walk to the nearby Rockefeller Center, at the top overlooking New York's splendid night scene.
Playing time:Suggest 2-4 hours