New York City 5 Day Itinerary

5 Days in New York City is a lot. New York City is made of 5 boroughs so there is plenty to explore if you’d like to see the real NYC. 5 days in Manhattan will let you relax and see top attractions at your own pace. Enjoy the Fast Track Entry and Special Offers available for New York Pass holders. See 2 attractions a day and save over $200

On the Hudson river

Start the day on High Line – Chelsea – Meatpacking tour, it runs daily at 9:30am. Visit the Whitney Museum of American Art, breathe in the art and culture of our time, then head north for Liberty Helicopter Tours (15% off with NYP) or even further north for a relaxing Cruise with Circle Line Sightseeing, if you have the time the Intrepid Sea Air & Space Museum is just 3 blocks north
09:30High Line-Chelsea-Meatpacking Tour$35.00
12:30Whitney Museum of American Art$22.00
15:00Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum$24.00
18:00Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises$41.00
Cost Without NY Pass$122.00

Soho and Greenwich village

Sleep longer, take the downtown Hop on Hop off Bus to SOHO stop and join the Soho Little Italy Chinatown Walking Tour at 12:00, you will see a lot of the real NYC, head east to visit the New Museum – the premier destination for contemporary art. Head over to Union Square for an early dinner at the Heartland Brewery (15% off with NYP). Shopping time at Macy’s
10:30Big Bus Hop-on Hop-off Tours$59.00
12:00New Museum$16.00
15:30SoHo-­Little Italy-­Chinatown Walking Tour$35.00
Cost Without NY Pass$110.00

Discover Downtown and the Statue Of Liberty

Start early at Bowling Green - the birth place of NYC, you can get there by Hop on Hop off Bus or subway. Head over to Battery Park and take a ferry to Ellis Island and Statue of Liberty. It should take you 3 hours to see both locations and come back. For more historical experience visit Fraunces Tavern Museum - The Museum houses an extensive collection of over 3000 Colonial America, Revolutionary War, and Early Republic artefacts. Alternatively head north towards Wall Street, you might be able to jump on the Wall Street Walking tour or visit Museum of American Finance
09:00Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Immigration Museum$18.00
12:30Fraunces Tavern$7.00
13:45Museum of American Finance$8.00
15:00Wall Street Walks$35.00
Cost Without NY Pass$68.00

The World Trade Center & more

Don’t miss this part of NYC, slow down and take a moment to visit the 9/11 Memorial and Museum or the 9/11 Tribute Center, you can always see both if you like. For something different book Manhattan By Sail – a cruise on a 82-foot double-masted sailing yacht. On Sundays don’t miss the NYC Gospel Tour. If you have not discovered Wall Street area – now is a good time
10:009/11 Memorial & Museum$24.00
12:009/11 Tribute Museum$15.00
14:15Clipper City Tall Ship Cruises Manhattan By Sail$39.00
Cost Without NY Pass$78.00

South street seaport

Find your closest Water Taxi stop and head over to Pier 11, a short walk from South Street Seaport – explore this renewed part of NYC, enjoy many of its cultural events, shops and dining opportunities. When you have explored it, you can either head back using the Hop on Hop off Bus, take a Cirle Line Downtown Cruise or just rent a bike (up to 24hours free) from Blazing Saddles and go your own way.
10:00New York Water Taxi$31.00
13:00Circle Line Downtown$31.00
16:00Blazing Saddles$44.00
Cost Without NY Pass$106.00