Welcome to the “Big Apple”, New York City, New York in your RVshare RV rental! New York is arguably the most significant city in the world, and is responsible for some of the most important innovations in technology, entertainment, architecture, fashion, art, cuisine, media, and so much more. It is often referred to as the cultural capital of the world. It has something for everyone, and you will always be able to find something new and exciting to do while in the Empire City. Visit legendary spots like Broadway, Central Park, Times Square, The Statue of Liberty, and many others. You will also discover local treasures and hidden gems throughout the city that makes New York one of the most special cities on Earth.
We’ve put together a small list of things you can do, and places to stay in your RV rental in New York City. While we probably won’t even cover 1% of the things that are possible, we hope that it helps you get going while on your New York trip.
Ellis Island was the gateway for millions of immigrants to the United States, and was the busiest immigrant inspection station from 1892 to 1954. Today, it stands as the most potent symbol of the American immigrant experience. The island is now a museum and a history center, part of the Statue of Liberty Monument. This is where you will learn the importance and significance of the island in the growth and diversity of the United States. Multiple restoration projects have been conducted over the years with the help of the public who have donated over $600 million. It is a testament to how important the island is in the history of the country.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is the largest art museum in the United States, and is one of the ten largest in the entire world. Its collection contains over 2 million pieces of work that are divided among seventeen curatorial departments. As of 2012, the Metropolitan Museum of Art occupies about 2,000,000 square feet. It contains a collection of paintings that is matched only by a handful of other museums in the world. Works from artists such as Jackson Pollock, van Gogh, Rembrandt, Manet, Claude Monet, Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, and many more, make up the museums paintings collection. Admission is a “pay what you wish” policy but it is recommended that you give $25. It is not often that you’re in the area of one of the world’s greatest collections of art, and is a must-visit attraction in NYC.
Located within Bronx Park in the Bronx borough of NYC, the Bronx Zoo is the largest metropolitan zoo in the world. Home to over 6,000 animals that represent around 650 species from around the globe, all upon 265 acres of park and naturalistic habitats, including the Bronx River. It features animals such as the snow leopard, Asian elephant, Indian rhinoceros, pygmy marmoset, and many others. Kids will love the Big Carousel, the 4-D Theater’s Ice-age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, and the Children’s Zoo. It is one of NYC’s favorite family attractions! Bronx Zoo has two parking lots where you can park your RV rental in New York City, NY.
Black Bear Campground is one of the highest rated RV parks in the state and is only one hour away from New York City in Florida, New York. It is one of your best options for a motorhome rental in New York City. The Park is filled with RV sites, many of which are full hookups. Amenities include free wifi & cable tv, mini golf, swimming pool, playground, basketball, volleyball, free showers, hiking, arts & crafts, arcade, and much more. The parks proximity to the city makes this an ideal spot to park your RV at night, while exploring NYC during the day.
Located in Plattekill, New York, the New York City / Newburgh KOA is about an hour away from the city and offers access to best attractions inside and outside, which RVers can enjoy in their RV rentals in the New York City area. The park offers activities such as fire truck rides and hayrides, live music guests, a jumping pillow, mini golf, and an outdoor inflatable. Amenities include an arcade, wifi & cable tv, coffee & cream espresso shop, nature trail, laundry rooms, wine store, tv lounge, and much more. You can explore the Hudson River Valley, visit West Point, and countless restaurants and wineries from this RV Park. All class of RV rentals in NY, are welcomed in New York City / Newburgh KOA.
About an hour and a half outside of New York City in Greenfield Park is the Skyway Camping Resort. The resort offers RV sites that have full hookups and cabins that are nestled in the foothills of the Catskill Mountains. The amenities at the resort include a clubhouse, a toddler romper room, fitness center, scenic pond, dog run, cable tv & wifi, Olympic swimming pool, hot tub & spa, game room and arcade, fishing, paddle boat, kayak, & rowboat rentals and more. This park is loaded with features and activities that will keep everyone happy and entertained, while staying in a campervan rental in New York City.
New York is arguably the most important sports city in the world, and the home of legendary teams and players. There are elevens major sport teams in the area, which is by far the most for a city in the U.S. Major League Baseball has the Yankees and Mets, the National Basketball Association has the Knicks and the Nets, the National Football League has the Jets and the Giants, the National Hockey League has the Rangers, Islanders, and Devils, and Major League Soccer has the Red Bulls and the New York City FC. It is the mecca of sports in America, and the city where people around the world look to for sports entertainment. Catch a game of one of the teams, and see for yourself what make New York teams so special.
Just like in sports (and many other things), New York is the entertainment capital of the United States. Almost any band, musician, comedian, speaker, performer, etc that tours, will be in New York at one point. It is the single most common stop and houses countless clubs, theaters, stages, and arenas that entertainers from all genres perform at. You will almost surely be able to find a show from someone that you enjoy when in NYC. The odds are definitely in your favor.
New York City is the most popular tourist location in the country for a reason. Rent an RV to New York City, and find out why the Big Apple is one of the best vacation spots in the country
Safe travels in an RV rental to New York City, New York from everyone at RVshare!