New York is one of the busiest cities in the world and you may be lost in the crowd and traffic of the city. So why not visit some of the interesting places which are located around the city and then again come back to your hotel at New York City.
In order to book your trip, you may visit tripindicator.com for day trips and enjoy the following interesting locations.
You can visit this historic city of the USA by riding Acela Express and after reaching there just hire a cab from the station itself. You can choose to visit certain iconic locations like Independence National Historical Park, Liberty Bell, Philadelphia Museum of Art and statue of Rocky etc.
- Hamilton at New Jersey
It is an hour’s distance from New York City and visit the Hamilton area to see the stunning sculpture park. You can also see many different art-works done by the artists of this place and many American sculptures. The 42-acre place has the collection of various art materials. You can also see different workshops for dance and photography. You will be relieved from various hassles of noisy Manhattan’s road of New York.
- Asbury Park boardwalk, New Jersey
This is another destination where you can reach within an hour from NYC, where you can enjoy the seaside attraction. Another attraction is the music venue Stone Pony that created The Boss. You can enjoy the music along with a glass of beer and hangout near the sea beach.
- Storm King at New Windsor, NYC
If you are really fond of seeing sculpture in a beautiful surrounding then you can visit Storm King Art Centre. Most of the people of NYC prefer to go during the weekend and enjoy walking around the place and enjoy the view of various modern sculptures made by Alexander Calder, Donald Judd, Maya Lin, Richard Serra and many others.
- Sands Point Preserve at Long Island
This is a wonderful preserve house which was built during early 20th century. It was originally created to mimic the castle Kilkenny in Ireland. Besides that, there are six fantastic nature trails which is crisscrossing the Sand points. There are maps that you can get to visit to different places. Very nice place to visit all around the year however during spring or autumn are it becomes much beautiful.
- Beacon, New York
From Metro-North at Grand Central, you can take a ride of about 80 minutes to reach Beacon which is near Hudson River. You will find plenty of boutiques, cafes. However the main attraction of this place are Dia:Beacon and historic Roundhouse Beacon where you can see the waterfall.
- Hudson, New York
If you travel further northern side of Garrison then you can reach to Hudson which is a very pretty town where life is bit slow and simple in the busy country of the USA. The beautifully designed station for train was created in 1874. Places to see is Olana house, which remains open for visit from Tuesday to Sunday and you have to book ticket online for visiting.