New York City Trippers


Travel to NYC

The Newyorkcitytrippers prefer to fly KLM. We often take the KL0641. A direct flight from Amsterdam to JFK which allows us enough time in the morning to get packed, send the kids off to school and take the dog for a walk. We usually book directly through KLM.


Where to stay in New York City? Hotel? Hostel? Bed&Breakfast? Appartment? There are many options. Make your reservation here. Uptown, Midtown, Downtown. Brooklyn. Queens. New Jersey. On our guide/stay page we share some of our favorites.

New York Yankees

Visiting New York between April and September? Good chance you'll be able to see the Yankees play baseball in their Yankee Stadium. Check the schedule and get your tickets here!

The One World Observatory

The One World Observatory is New York's latest attraction. Located at the top three floors of the One World Trade Center, which is now the tallest building in the western hemisphere, the observatory boasts jaw-dropping views of Manhattan and its surrounds. Upon arrival you hop in a Sky Pod and arrive on the 102nd floor in less than 60 seconds.

Visit The Met like a VIP

An EmptyMet tour, hosted by an expert guide, is your opportunity to see The Met before it opens to the public. For an hour and a half, journey uninhibited through an institution which hosts over 5,000 years of art from every corner of the world. Experience The Met in an intimate setting, limited to 25 guests each tour.

New York Mets

Baseball! Citi Field in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park (Queens) is home of the New York Mets. Check the schedule and get your online tickets here.

Empire State Building

World’s most famous building is on every list for its Observatory’s spectacular indoor and outdoor 360-degree views from the heart of Manhattan. Located in the heart of New York City it’s an easy walk from Times and Madison Squares and just up the street from Macy’s.

Brooklyn Nets

Basketball at the highest level. Barclays Center, home of the Brooklyn Nets. Located on Atlantic Avenue right across from a pretty good shoppingmall. Want to see the Brooklyn Nets play? Check their schedule and get your tickets online.

Helicopter tour Manhattan Highlights

You take the skies from downtown Heliport on a 12 - 15 minute helicopter flight. Enjoy aerial views over the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Empire State Building, Chrysler Building, Central Park and Brooklyn Bridge. You'll see the Freedom Tower and the World Financial Center and many more ...

New York Knicks

The New York Knicks play in Madison Square Garden. Midtown Manhattan's mecca of basketball. Want to see the Knicks in action? Get your tickets here, online.

Madison Square Garden

Madison Square Garden in Midtown New York. Find out who's playing or performing in The Garden during your visit to New York and get your tickets here.

Harlem Gospel Tour

Spend your Sunday morning in Harlem for a family friendly walking tour led by a local guide and join a local church congregation and experience the soul-stirring power of gospel music on this special visit to one of New York City's most vital neighborhoods.

Barclays Center

Stand up comedy, concerts, basketbal, boksing, icehockey, circus. There's always something going on in Brooklyn's Barclays Center. Check it here and get your tickets online.

New York Rangers

Want to see the New York Rangers play ice hockey in Madison Square Garden? Check here if there are still tickets available and get your tickets online.

Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

With your 24-hour or 48-hour pass you explore the Big Apple with ease and enjoy informative audio commentary on board as you explore your choice of neighborhoods: Lower Manhattan, Uptown and Harlem, Brooklyn or the Bronx. Choose your route, customize your own sightseeing itinerary, and hop on and off as many times as you wish.

New York Islanders

Ice hoceky! Want to see the New York Islanders in action in Barclays Center? Find out here if there are still tickets available and buy them online.

New York Jets

American Football it is. The Jets share the MetLife Stadium with the other NFL team from New York, the Giants. Check to see if there are still tickets available and book them here, online.

Sex and the City Hotspots Tour

Follow in the footsteps of Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte and Miranda on a 'Sex and the City' tour. You'll conquer New York City and drink where the girls drink, shop where they shop, and gossip where they gossip. You'll see more than 40 locations from the famous TV series. All tours are led by tour guides, and take place on luxury coach buses.

New York Giants

You have to go to New Jersey to see the New York Giants play in the MetLife Stadium which they share with the New York Jets, the other american football team from New York. Check here to see if there are still tickets for the Giants games and get them online.


Going to a game in New York City is good entertainment. Here you can get your ticktets for the Giants, Jets, Mets, Yankees, Cyclones, Nets, Knicks, Islanders, Rangers, Red Bulls and NYC FC. Read about our visit to the Yankees and Brooklyn Nets in the guide/see section.

New York dinner cruise

This is an amazing way to experience New York City. This New York dinner cruise includes a delicious buffet, an amazing DJ and breathtaking views of the New York skyline.

Top of the Rock Observation Deck

Daytime or nighttime - anytime is the right time to visit the Top of the Rock Observation Deck. Perched 70 stories above the city at Rockefeller Plaza, the panoramic views of Manhattan are unequaled anywhere else in New York City. Breathtaking vistas stretch for miles in every direction. Plus, your view includes the Empire State Building!

Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island

You get priority boarding on the ferry from Manhattan to visit these important historical sites. Enjoy historical facts about the Statue of Liberty National Monument and learn why it is a symbol of freedom for some many people worldwide. Afterward, board the ferry to Ellis Island and listen as your guide shares information about this gateway to America.

The American Museum of Natural History

One of the largest and most renowned museums in the world, The American Museum of Natural History located in the heart of Manhattan. Both educational and entertaining and fun for both adults and children. From dinosaur bones to far-off galaxies, there is plenty to see and do.

Visit the Hamptons on Long Island

Enjoy a day away from Manhattan and journey to the ever-popular Hamptons on Long Island. You will also have the opportunity to explore Sag Harbor, a quaint 300-year-old seaside village. Your day is finished off with a shopping visit to the Tanger Outlets in Riverhead.

Bike NYC

Biking through New York City is a great way to see a lot without getting sore feet.Go off the beaten path with the girl and guys from Bike the Big Apple. For sure it will be one of the highlights of your trip to New York City. Pick a tour you like and book it here, online.