There’s nothing more romantic than two lovebirds in the City That Never Sleeps, especially when the weather is warm. There’s a little bit of everything in New York City, and plenty of the best things to do are perfect romantic activities to enjoy together. NYCTourist.com has announced 10 tips and summer date ideas to fit into a getaway in the city this season. Mix and match, try something different and have fun together this summer.
1. Book a New York City Hotel
Pick a room with a view of the city and enjoy the beautiful daytime and sparkling skylines at night. Find a unique hotel in SoHo with rich history, great sights and fantastic restaurants nearby like the affordable and trendy SoHotel. Chelsea hotels like Hotel Wolcotts NY, The Strand and Chelsea Star Hotel are close to the Chelsea Market and tons of fun things to do on a romantic getaway. Spend the day shopping along these fun and thriving streets and stay at the best hotels in the city. NYCTourist.com can help travelers find NYC fantastic hotel deals and packages to take any romantic getaway to the next level.
2. See a Broadway Show
There are fabulous shows on broadway all year long. Couples love Chicago the Musical, a scandalous song and dance performance in the heart of the city. An entertaining Off-Broadway show is Fuerza Bruta. Shre an exciting night together while watching from the ground as all of this show is performed in the air. There are no spoken words but it’s an anything but quiet “theatre.”
3. Book a NYC Limo
Arrive everywhere in the city in style. Book a limo with some of the best limo companies in NYC like Luxor Limousine or Royal Way Limousine, and make every night out extra special. Want to go one step further? For just a little more than the price of a cab, book a limo from the airport to the hotel. It’s an extra special way to start any vacation, and much more affordable than many think.
4. NYC Sightseeing Cruises
There are so many amazing sights to see from the water around the city. New York Classic Harbor Line Cruises offers a cruise for many of these views, day or night, and it’s always a romantic way to enjoy a few hours with someone special. Choose from the sunset, Manhattan architecture, or statue and skyline views to share. Be sure to use promo code NYCTOURIST10 and save $10 on any of the Classic Harbor Line Cruises. Just because the trip is all about romance doesn’t mean it has to be pricier than necessary.
5. NYC Nightlife Tours
Not sure where to go that has good drinks, atmosphere and isn’t too crowded? Let the mixology guide of the Take Me Out NYC Tour show you all the great places to experience the glamorous NYC nightlife. Luxurious transportation is provided between locations and cover charges are taken care of. All you have to do is grab dinner beforehand, hop in the limo they provide, jump on the party bus and let one of the well-connected guides show you the VIP lifestyle in NYC.
6. Top of the Rock
Climb to the 70th floor of 30 Rockefeller Plaza for a completely unobstructed view of New York City on the uppermost open air level of the building. The observatory opens early and closes late so pick a time of day to view and soak in some of the best views in the city.
7. Watch a Game
Go to a baseball game together, there’s not as much glamour but just as much fun. Head to the Yankee Stadium for a Yankees game or Citi Field for a Mets game this summer. Relax with a cold beer and delicious ballpark snacks and cheer on the home team.
8. Jet Ski Tours
How about a day on the water? Go on a tour or rent a couple of jet skis for a romantic and fun afternoon adventure in NYC. Fly past some of the most famous NYC landmarks like the Brooklyn Bridge, Statue of Liberty and that beautiful NYC skyline, which are the best photo ops. Use promo codes NYCTP30 to get up to 30% off tickets with the NYCToursit.com Editor’s Choice pick Rockaway Jet Skis.
9. Rooftop Dinners
Summertime is perfect for a rooftop dinner. While it’s been too cold to dine in the open air back the past months in NYC rooftops are very popular now. Go on a weekday or make a reservation for dinner with those gorgeous city views. The best view of the Empire State Building is from 230 Fifth. Gallow Green has a wonderful open air vibe and is a good place for drinks.
10. Romantic Rides Through Central Park
Carriage rides are easily the most romantic way to spend time with someone special in NYC this summer. This is great way to spend time together while getting to see beautiful Central Park. Book a romantic carriage ride, or get a little more creative with a bike ride, pedicab ride or even tour of Central Park this summer.
This is the chance to enjoy certain attractions and sites that are especially good now that the weather is warm and beautiful. Get out and enjoy summer in New York City and amaze that special someone with these great date ideas.