Make the most out of your time in the Empire State by exploring our top summer drop-off destinations in and around New York City. Whether it’s a killer summer bar along the Hudson River, or a famous park in the heart of Manhattan, we’re sharing our top ride spots to make your summer travel a breeze.
1. The High Line
848 Washington St, New York, NY 10014
Take a stroll through this one-of-a-kind park built on a historic freight rail line, elevated between the streets of West 34th Street and 10th Ave. From public art installations to garden tours to free Tai Chi classes, the High Line has something for everyone. We recommend grabbing a drink at Le Bain for incredible views of the entire city.
2. Brooklyn Bridge Park
80 Pearl St, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Stop by Brooklyn Bridge Park this summer to soak up everything this beautiful waterfront park has to offer. Want to shop Brooklyn’s largest flea market and enjoy local favorites? Every Sunday, Dumbo Flea takes over Pearl Plaza (just beneath the Manhattan Bridge) in Dumbo to give you a true taste of Brooklyn.
3. The Frying Pan
207 12th Avenue, Big Red Boat in Park, New York, NY 10001
This summery outdoor bar is located on a vintage boat docked in the Hudson River. Popular for boozy brunches and a tropical atmosphere, The Frying Pan is a New York City staple for a daytime celebrations and an exciting atmosphere.
4. Storm King Art Center
1 Museum Rd, New Windsor, NY 12553
Located an hour and a half outside of downtown Manhattan, Storm King is an outdoor sculpture museum in the Hudson Valley. Pack picnic items, rent a bike, and escape from the hustle and bustle of NYC at this peaceful 180-acre property.
5. Wölffer Estate Vineyard
139 Sagg Rd, Sagaponack, NY 11962
Wine tastings at Wölffer Estate are even more fun while relaxing in the vineyard’s fields of grapes and watching the sunset. Not only can you purchase the vineyard’s famous “Summer in a Bottle” rosé here, but you can grab a charcuterie plate and have a picturesque picnic.
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