Today, we will explore the Bronx to discover a world unto itself, a borough of surprising beauty with rolling hills and parks. We will see the Grand Concourse, which features 7 km of beautiful Art Deco buildings and architectural treasures, including Edgar Allen Poe's Cottage, the Walk of Fame, and the Bronx Museum of Art. In the neighborhood of Riverdale, we will be able to enjoy spectacular views of the Hudson River. We will pass by impressive Yankee Stadium and the neo-Gothic buildings of Fordham University. We will get to see one of the world's largest urban zoos at the Bronx Zoo, which houses over 600 species of animals from around the world. Finally, we will experience one of the borough's hidden gems, City Island, a charming historic seaport community with the feel of a small town. We will enjoy lunch at one of its famous seafood restaurants. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations.
The Big Apple, The City That Never Sleeps, The Cultural Capital of the World... whatever you call New York City, its impact on worldwide culture and business is undeniable. Seeing this famous metropolis is something no one ever forgets!
The Grand Concourse with over 7km of Art Deco buildings and architectural treasures like Edgar Allan Poe's cottage, the Bronx Wall of Fame and the Bronx Museum of Art.
This affluent neighborhood in the Bronx is considered one of New York's most beautiful areas. Within the area, visitors can visit the northernmost point in New York City.
Home of the New York Yankees, this new, state-of-the-art stadium replaced the old grounds in 2009. It is known to be especially friendly to batters, as the field dimensions make it very easy to hit home runs.
Among the largest zoos in the world covering 215 acres, the Bronx Zoo receives over 2 million visitors annually and contains over 4,000 animals. It has many themed areas including Birds of Prey, Madagascar!, Tiger Mountain, and more.
Opening Hours: 10:00am - 5:00pm, holiday hours apply ,time subject to change without notice.
This small island is in the northeast corner of the Bronx. It has been used as the setting for many notable works of fiction. The island is famous for its seafood restaurants.
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