If you're a first time visitor to New York State, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but it may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about attractions in New York State.
Here are some of the most recommended attractions in New York State.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about attractions:
"I would recommend Citibike over the rentals you see around Central Park as the citibikes seem to be better maintained." See More
"Walk or rent a CitiBike on Brooklyn Bridge to DUMBO, Brooklyn." See More
"The Metropolitan Museum of Art- can't miss it!" See More
"See as much as possible-since you are at the south end of Manhattan, take the free ferry to Staten Island and go past the Statue of Liberty." See More
"There are other parks that I do like as well such as Bryant Park, Madison Square Park and Washington Square Park." See More
"Hi, The Museum of Modern ArtMOMA is a must and the The Metropolitan Museum of ArtMET." See More
"I don't know about the shows but for tickets go to Times Square and there is a tickets booth where all tourists lineup these tickets are at discount and the line moves pretty fast you'll get a good deal there on a show" See More
"The American Museum of Natural History or the Whitney Museum are my favorites." See More
"At that time - we went to see Cats, did the Empire State Building." See More
"Also Chelsea Market is like that as well." See More
"The park itself has many an attraction, including the central park lagoon, the Central Park Zoo, and many pleasant walking trails." See More
"midtown has St Patrick's Catholic Church Rockefeller CenterTheater, and food/shopping in every direction." See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about New York State.
If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.