If you are in New York City for under 24 hours, planning an itinerary that allows for the most out of your Big Apple trip can seem like a daunting task. With so much to do and so little time, you’ll need to develop a solid travel plan. Fortunately, we’ve put together a comprehensive list of things you can do on one short day in the Concrete Jungle.
However, making the most of a single day in New York City will require a few things: First, be ready for an action-filled day and wear good walking shoes as you’ll likely be walking over 10 miles.
You’ll be venturing all over the island of Manhattan, and the best way to do that is via NYC’s public transit network, which requires a MetroCard; you can purchase an unlimited day-pass at any MTA subway station. We’d also recommend you pick up a New York City street map—it just makes getting around a little easier.
One of New York City’s signature breakfasts is the bagel and New York City is filled with great bagels, though you’d be hard-pressed to find two New Yorkers who agree about which one is the best Essa bagel shop #1 in NYC