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Travel Packages for First Time NYC Visitors


Rates from:  $745.50  per person for 3-night complete package


3-night and longer Travel Packages for First Time NYC Visitors, arriving any day!

Are you a first time visitor to NYC? With so much to see and do in New York City, only New York City Vacation Packages can help you plan your visit so that you can maximize your time, minimize your cost, and see and do as much as possible during your first trip to NYC. Your Big Apple Experience vacation includes New York City sightseeing, a Broadway show and 2 meals.


Whether you choose to book your trip online
or call our expert Personal NYC Vacation Planners (877-NYC-Trip), we will help first time NYC travelers select the hotel that’s just right for you and your budget, recommend a sightseeing itinerary, suggest Broadway shows, and give you the right NYC travel advice on where to eat and shop! It's easy to plan your NYC vacation with our exclusive NYC TripQuote -- check availability, get a price, add your choice of hundreds of NYC entertainment, dining and sightseeing options -- all in a matter of seconds! See a sample 4-day itinerary to New York City for first time visitors.

Your First Time Visitor
Big Apple Experience Vacation Includes:
  • Accommodations for 3-nights or longer at your choice of over 25 hotels in the heart of Broadway's famed Theater District, Times Square and Rockefeller Center
  • All state and local taxes
  • Tickets to a hit Broadway show like CHICAGO or The Lion King
  • Gray Line All-Loops Tour for 2 consecutive days
  • WTC MEMORIAL Tour including entry to the National 9/11 Memorial
  • "Bluegrass" Lunch at world-famous Hard Rock Cafe
  • Dinner at The View, Manhattan’s only revolving rooftop restaurant

First Time Visitor Big Apple Experience Sample Itinerary:

Day 1
New York City Dining: The View RestaurantAfter you check into your hotel, orient yourself to your surroundings by taking a leisurely walk around the neighborhood. You’ll find your NYCVP hotel to be in a safe area close to everything you’ll want to see, do and experience for the next three days. Tonight, you'll enjoy the scenery and a great meal at The View, New York City's only revolving rooftop restaurant!

The View
1535 Broadway at 45th Street
Perched atop the Marriott Marquis, the recently renovated View Restaurant is New York City's only revolving rooftop restaurant. Enjoy a breathtaking 360º view from the heart of the Times Square Theater District amid an all-encompassing dining experience. The seasonally changing "New American Cuisine" features the best products from artisanal producers
including top quality steaks, chops and seafood. The food is complimented by an award winning wine list that is heavily weighted in wines from American Vineyards with a focus on New York State.

Day 2
New York City Sightseeing, Attractions and Tours: Gray Line Sightseeing ToursThe best way to see the City is on a hop-on hop-off double decker sightseeing All Loops bus tour. This morning take the Downtown Loop through Times Square and the Theater District to 34th Street. Get off at the Empire State Building (you can re-board the bus when you’re ready) and see the City from the Empire State Building Observatory. Admission to the Observatory is included in your Big Apple Experience vacation.
 
Continue your bus tour through fascinating New York neighborhoods like the Garment District, Union Square, Greenwich Village, Soho and Chinatown to Battery Park. Take a break here and walk to the waterfront to get a great view of the Statue of Liberty. Re-board at your leisure to ride through the Lower East Side, East Village, past the United Nations, Rockefeller Center and Central Park South and back to your starting point. Enjoy a late lunch at the Hard Rock Cafe and plan your evening. There’s so much to choose from in the "City that Never Sleeps."

Lunch at Hard Rock CafeNew York City Dining: Hard Rock Cafe 
1501 Broadway, New York, NY
Located in the center of the city, and the heart of Times Square, the new Hard Rock Cafe New York will rock your senses with tantalizing food and drinks and an awe-inspiring rock memorabilia collection. Priceless pieces from legends The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Nirvana, Billy Joel, The Ramones and Elvis Presley grace the cafe walls along with more contemporary items including stage costumes worn by Madonna and Gwen Stefani.  
 
Bluegrass Lunch includes a choice of entrée;  Cheeseburger or Bacon Cheeseburger served with seasoned fries; Honey Mustard Grilled Chicken Sandwich Topped with bacon, lettuce, tomato, & Jack cheese served with seasoned fries & Coleslaw; Veggie Burger served with a Fresh House Side Salad; Bar-B-Que Pork Sandwich served with seasoned fries, Coleslaw, & BBQ Baked Beans; Classic Chicken Caesar Salad topped with homemade garlic croutons. Includes a Chocolate Chip Cookie and choice of Coffee, Tea, or Soft Drink. Tax and gratuity is included.  

Day 3
New York Stock Exchange
Take a hike - on NYCVP's exclusive WTC MEMORIAL Tour this Saturday morning. You'll meet your guide at a convenient midtown location and tour one of the most historic areas of America, including a visit to Ground Zero and the National 9/11 Memorial.

Relax this afternoon on the 2nd half of your All Loops Tour, visiting the Uptown sites of Central Park West, Lincoln Center, American Museum of Natural History (where you can use your
FREE NYCVP admission), Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Harlem and the Apollo Theatre, Museum Mile including the Metropolitan Museum of Art (where you can use your FREE NYCVP admission), and back to midtown. This evening you'll marvel at the thrill and excitement of the best in live theater as you attend a performance of a  hit Broadway show, perhaps The Lion King!

Day 4
New York City Sightseeing, Madame Tussauds Time for shopping before you leave … and thinking, “Wait, I still haven’t toured Rockefeller Center or visited Madame Tussaud’s; shopped on Canal Street, in SoHo or at Macy’s; seen Strawberry Fields, Ellis Island or the Bronx Zoo; taken a TV Sites tour; eaten in Little Italy …” There’s so much more to do, you’ll be planning your next visit to New York City on your ride home!
 

NOTE: Rates listed are per person based on two adults sharing a room for 3 nights, subject to availability and change. Rates include all taxes and service fees, and all listed features. Triple, quad, single and child rates are available. Starting price is based upon lowest-priced off-peak 3-Star hotel unless otherwise specified. You may get prices on other hotel and date options, longer stays, additional theater, sightseeing and dining, and transportation to NYC on NYC TripQuote.
Prices are valid for FIT (individual) travel and may not be applicable for groups of ten or more travelers.

 
 
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