Exploring an entire city in thirty minutes and not having to worry about rushing around, traffic and bad weather? Yes please!
Then the NY Skyride is definitely the place for you and your family to visit. It is New York City’s only virtual tour simulator where you can see over 35 iconic landmarks from the comfort of the cities greatest – the Empire State Building. Your adventure will begin via a unique and specially designed platform which works in conjunction with an 18 ft HD screen. The experience is beautifully realistic and will entertain and amaze children and adults alike as you journey around the Statue of Liberty, Times Square, Brooklyn Bridge, United Nations, Yankee Stadium, and a tasteful, beautiful tribute to the cities lost icons – The World Trade Center.
Actor Kevin Bacon will narrate your adventure which is comparable to taking a helicopter tour, but where fear of heights wont stand in your way.
Since 1995 over 10 million visitors have experienced this attraction, and is perfect for children as they can learn about this great city as well as have a lot of fun feeling like they are flying!
In addition, your ticket will also get your priority access to the 86th Floor Observatory Deck so once you have learnt about all the landmarks, you can go and try spot them for yourself!