Welcome to New York State!

Discover the many wonders that make New York the country’s most desirable vacation destination and enjoy some of the many fun and exciting things to do here.

Experience the endless treasures that New York State has to offer. Consider the thrill of parasailing hundreds of feet above scenic Lake George or horseback riding along a Long Island shoreline. Behold “The Grand Canyon of the East,” Letchworth State Park, from the unique view that only a hot-air balloon ride can provide. Feel the exhilaration of whitewater rafting in the Adirondacks, hike the natural landscape, peaceful forests, and mountain scenery of the Catskills, or tour one of our picturesque villages or palatial homes. Like good food and drink? Tour the state’s wine or craft beverage trails or dine out in the Hudson Valley.  

Immerse yourself in New York State’s many world-renowned museums and cultural institutions, and celebrate our proud history along the Path Through History. Pay tribute to the great achievements of our country’s heroes by visiting one or all of our 15 Halls of Fame.

New York City Attractions

From high-rise views to fascinating outer-borough museums, New York City has it all.

Your heart beats a little faster in New York City. Whether it’s a first visit or you’ve been here a hundred times, it’s always exciting. From Broadway theaters to the Bronx Zoo, this city packs more to see and do into one compact area than any other place on earth. All five boroughs feature must-see attractions, amazing restaurants, and cultural hotspots. Find unforgettable experiences, from high tea at the Plaza Hotel to high-flying at the Trapeze School New York

With stunning architecture and lush parks, New York is one of the world’s most beautiful cities. Take a double-decker bus tour, stroll the Brooklyn Bridge, or see the spectacular skyline with a free ride on the Staten Island Ferry. Catch sky-high views from a rooftop bar, the Empire State Building or One World Observatory, the Western Hemisphere’s tallest building.

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