Leisure & Tourism Trips to New York

New York is one of the most visited cities in the world.   International tourism contributes $18 billion worth of revenue annually to it's economy, more than any other city in the world*.  It's skyline and landmarks are some of the most recognisable in the world, so where better to take your travel and tourism students to discover how the city stays at the top in this competitive industry.

New York has no shortage of iconic tourist attractions to visit; the Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Madison Square Gardens and Central Park, to name only a few.  Visit the World Trade Center site and 9/11 Memorial and Museum which metamorphosed the area from disaster zone to tourist attraction within a decade. There really is no shortage of ways to fill your itinerary to create a trip guaranteed to inspire your students for a career within this dynamic industry.

 

*according to the MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index

Prices start from£699pp

Popular itinerary

Our sample itinerary provides you with an idea of the visits you can cover during your trip. We can tailor-make an itinerary to support your specific learning outcomes.

Morning Afternoon Evening
1 Check in to UK airport for flight to New York Arrive and transfer to your accommodation Visit to Empire State Building
2 Tour of Madison Square Garden Visit to 9/11 Memorial and Museum Tickets to see a Broadway Show
3 Visit to Ellis Island Immigration Museum Tour of New York Yankees Stadium Evening meal in a local restaurant
4 Visit to The Museum of the City of New York Free time for sightseeing and shopping Transfer to Airport. Overnight flight back to UK
5 Arrive UK Airport, onward return travel to school
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Morning Check in to UK airport for flight to New York
Afternoon Arrive and transfer to your accommodation
Evening Visit to Empire State Building
Morning Tour of Madison Square Garden
Afternoon Visit to 9/11 Memorial and Museum
Evening Tickets to see a Broadway Show
Morning Visit to Ellis Island Immigration Museum
Afternoon Tour of New York Yankees Stadium
Evening Evening meal in a local restaurant
Morning Visit to The Museum of the City of New York
Afternoon Free time for sightseeing and shopping
Evening Transfer to Airport. Overnight flight back to UK
Morning Arrive UK Airport, onward return travel to school
Afternoon
Evening

Price Shown includes

  • Return Air Travel
  • 3 nights Room Only Accommodation on Bedshare basis
  • Specialist Group Travel Insurance
  • Bespoke itinerary planning service
  • Free Place Ratios
  • Live Trip Tracking
  • Online trip organiser & Travel App
  • 24/7 support whilst you are away


Reasons to Visit

Madame Tussaud's New York

This attraction holds models of a whole host of celebrities including Brad Pitt, Woody Allen, Whoopi Goldberg and Madonna. Madame Tussauds NY provides visitors with an entertaining opportunity to experience the world’s renowned celebrities, influential world leaders, historical figures and sports icons.

Madison Square Garden All Access Tour

Explore exclusive VIP areas of the state-of-the-art arena and commemorate over 130 years of legendary Garden history. Discover the spectacular Chase Bridges, get the inside scoop on all your favourite players when you explore the Knicks and Rangers locker rooms, and view the arena like never before.

New York TV & Movie Sites Tour

LIGHTS, CAMERA, NEW YORK! Straddle fiction and reality as you visit famous sites from both the big and small screens. See the apartment building from Friends, catch a glimpse of Peter Parker’s apartment from Spider-Man, and see locations from Will & Grace, Ghostbusters, Elf, Hitch, The Devil Wears Prada, and many more!

New York Yankees Stadium Tour

The Classic Tour lasts up to 1 hour and includes visits to the New York Yankees Museum, Monument Park and the dugout. Guests will pass through the batting cages and Yankees clubhouse area before ending the tour in the Great Hall near the team store.

Radio City Music Hall Tour

Radio City Music Hall is America's most spectacular showplace, it has been established for over sixty-five years and has just undergone an impressive restoration process. A tour round the building will explain the history of the building and show the impressive new technological features.

Top of the Rock Observation Deck

The newly renovated Observation Deck on the 70th floor of 30 Rockefeller Plaza, in the heart of midtown Manhattan at Rockefeller Center. The view itself is unique and astonishing, unobstructed for 360 degrees and stretching for miles in every direction.


We Make Trip Planning Easy

  • Day to day support and advice from our team of travel experts
  • Easy-to-view online tour quotation
  • Market-leading trip organiser portal, My Tour Manager
  • Free Resources and templates to help launch your trip
  • Email reminders to keep you on track
  • Free and completely personalised Travel App to access your information on the go
  • Locate My Trip designed to provide reassurance to parents and teachers
  • Risk Assessment advice so you can make an informed decision on every tour component
  • Teacher Inspection Visits


What you say

The Madison Square Garden backstage tour was the highlight of the trip for many of the students. 

The Becket School

I have now used European study tours 4 times and I personally wouldn't use anyone else...excellent service! 

Darlington College

Thank you for your professionalism, flexibility, time and support which made the trip such a success! 

Cathedral Academy

Really positive and helpful all the way through the booking and planning process - always on hand and really personable. 

Melksham Oak Community School