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Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC
City Island is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

1. City Island

Bronx, NY
Bairro · 35 dicas e avaliações

Jorge O.Jorge Ortiz: A weird little island in the Bronx more reminiscent of New England than New York. Walk around and look at the houses, stop to eat at one of the seafood shacks, and check out the beautiful cemetery. Leia mais.

Roosevelt Island Tram (Manhattan Station) is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

2. Roosevelt Island Tram (Manhattan Station)

59th Street (Manhattan Side), Nova Iorque, NY
Teleférico · Upper East Side · 71 dicas e avaliações

Greg A.Greg Avola: Best to take this during the day - amazing views on a clear day.

Smallpox Hospital is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

3. Smallpox Hospital

8.2
Main St (Road 3), Nova Iorque, NY
Monumento / Marco · Roosevelt Island · 9 dicas e avaliações

Mike S.Mike Steavenson: Spoooooky

Irish Hunger Memorial is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

4. Irish Hunger Memorial

9.1
Vesey St & North End Ave, Nova Iorque, NY
Monumento / Marco · Battery Park City · 35 dicas e avaliações

Charles R.Charles Rogers: Walk up an Irish hillside, in Manhattan.

The Green-Wood Cemetery is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

5. The Green-Wood Cemetery

9.3
500 25th St (at 5th Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Cemitério · Greenwood Heights · 75 dicas e avaliações

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Visit the graves of Jean-Michel Basquiat, Leonard Bernstein and Mae West; and check out the 1911 chapel designed by the same firm behind Grand Central Terminal.

Cloisters is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

6. Cloisters

9.5
(The Cloisters)
99 Margaret Corbin Dr (at Fort Tryon Pl), Nova Iorque, NY
Museu · Hudson Heights · 242 dicas e avaliações

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: At this museum devoted to medieval art, a path winds through the peaceful grounds to a monastery that appears to have survived from the Middle Ages. Don’t miss the famed unicorn tapestries. Leia mais.

Queens County Farm Museum is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

7. Queens County Farm Museum

8.8
7350 Little Neck Pkwy (btwn 73rd Rd & 74th Ave), Floral Park, NY
Museu · Glen Oaks · 54 dicas e avaliações

Dave K.Dave Kerpen: 1 of New York's true hidden gems 4 families. Great time when they have big events like Carnivals, Apple Fesitval, + Corn Maze, but we also love to come on random weekdays & just feed animals.

New York Transit Museum is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

8. New York Transit Museum

9.3
Boerum Pl (at Schermerhorn St), Brooklyn, NY
Museu de História · Downtown Brooklyn · 121 dicas e avaliações

Melissa K.Melissa Knific: Great museum that's underground in an old subway station. Loved reading the ads on the old trains!

Inwood Hill Park is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

9. Inwood Hill Park

9.3
630 Isham St (Indian Road), Nova Iorque, NY
Parque · Inwood · 52 dicas e avaliações

NYC ParksNYC Parks: Check out some of the best bird watching in NYC here at Inwood Hill Park, the last remaining natural forest in Manhattan.

Downtown Boathouse is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

10. Downtown Boathouse

Hudson River Pier 40, south side (W Houston St at West Side Hwy), Nova Iorque, NY
Porto / Marina · West Village · 4 dicas e avaliações

Tim V.Tim Vetter: Free kayaking weekends and holidays mid-May to mid-October, and on many weekday evenings, weather permitting. No experience necessary. Bring a bathing suit or shorts/T-shirt, & a lock if you have one.

IRT Subway - City Hall (Abandoned) is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

11. IRT Subway - City Hall (Abandoned)

6.6
City Hall Park (original IRT Station, now abandoned), Nova Iorque, NY
Museu · Downtown Manhattan · 15 dicas e avaliações

Mike G.Mike Gonzalez: Stay on the 6 local downtown past the last stop and you will see the station out the right side as you loop around to go back uptown. For best results sit in the back. Great way to impress someone!

Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

12. Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine

1047 Amsterdam Ave (at W 112th St.), Nova Iorque, NY
Igreja · Morningside Heights · 108 dicas e avaliações

Alicia K.Alicia Kachmar: Supposedly the largest Cathedral in the world, it's one of my favorite places. Go to the Halloween Extravaganza: silent b&w movie, eery organ, procession of ghouls--amazing.

Boat Basin Cafe is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

13. Boat Basin Cafe

5.4
W 79th St (at Riverside Park), Nova Iorque, NY
Café · Upper West Side · 214 dicas e avaliações

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: A real hidden gem in the Upper West Side and it gets our vote for the best place to watch the sunset. Right on the Hudson River with sailboats passing by, relax, have a drink, and enjoy the view.

Carl Schurz Park is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

14. Carl Schurz Park

9.6
599 E 86th St (at East End Ave), Nova Iorque, NY
Parque · Yorkville · 93 dicas e avaliações

Kat H.Kat Hanna: Sit on one of the benches by the East River, toward the top of the park behind Gracie Mansion, and you'll get a cool breeze, a great view and a bit of serenity of soaking up the water vibe!

The Ravine is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

15. The Ravine

9.0
North Meadow (105th St), Nova Iorque, NY
Vista Panorâmica · Central Park · 3 dicas e avaliações

Jeff W.Jeff Woo: The natural waterfall at the Ravine is a beauty (especially with fall foliage)! Sit on a rock and forget that you're in the middle of Manhattan

Conservatory Garden is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

16. Conservatory Garden

9.6
1231 5th Ave (at 105th St), Nova Iorque, NY
Jardim · Central Park · 62 dicas e avaliações

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Relax and enjoy lunch or a good read a in this beautiful “secret garden”. Best to go when all the springtime flowers are in bloom. Fido is allowed too!

Lighthouse Park is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

17. Lighthouse Park

7.8
Lighthouse Park, Roosevelt Island, NY
Parque · Roosevelt Island · 12 dicas e avaliações

Alan C.Alan Cordova: Great place to watch the sun set.

Astoria Park is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

18. Astoria Park

9.6
at Shore & Ditmars Blvd (19th St), Astoria, NY
Parque · Astoria · 93 dicas e avaliações

Matthew G.Matthew G.: Sit on the benches in the southern part of the park and enjoy the amazing view of New York City.

Brooklyn Heights Promenade is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

19. Brooklyn Heights Promenade

9.6
Columbia Heights (btwn Remsen & Orange), Brooklyn, NY
Parque · Brooklyn Heights · 215 dicas e avaliações

Alicia K.Alicia Kachmar: Walking along the Brooklyn Heights Promenade at sunset on a warm day.

Staple Street is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

20. Staple Street

4 Staple St (btwn Harrison St and Duane St), Nova Iorque, NY
Estrada / Rua · Tribeca · 2 dicas e avaliações
Teardrop Park is one of Least Known but Most Rewarding Places in NYC.

21. Teardrop Park

9.2
Warren St (btwn River Terrace & North End Ave), Nova Iorque, NY
Parque · Battery Park City · 21 dicas e avaliações

Diego R.Diego Rufo: If you’re walking around TriBeCa or nearby neighbourhoods, stop by this park. It’s a nice place to enjoy the Hudson River breeze and take a look at New Jersey on the other side of the river. Leia mais.