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Review of The High Line

The High Line
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High Line and Chelsea Walking Tour
Ranked #14 of 1,196 things to do in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The High Line is an elevated railway transformed into a public park on Manhattan's West Side. The park features lush horticulture, artworks, seasonal food vendors, community programming, and unique views of the Hudson River and New York City skyline. The High Line runs between Gansevoort Street to West 34th Street, between 10th and 12th Avenues. Friends of the High Line raises 98% of the High Line’s annual budget. Owned by the City of New York, the High Line is a public park maintained, operated, and programmed by Friends of the High Line, in partnership with the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation. Please note that the High Line's hours vary by season: Dec 1 to Mar 31: 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM Apr 1 to May 31: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM June 1 to Sept 30: 7:00 AM – 11:00 PM Oct 1 to Nov 30: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Stairs / lift, Baby buggy parking, Activities for young children, Activities for older children, Wheelchair access, Food available for purchase
Reviewed 6 April 2018

So lovely to walk through a busy part of a city but not have to deal with traffic, lights, and so on.

Thank Mike M
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Loved this walk along the old rail line. I would recommend this as a must while your in NYC and it’s free. You can relax and enjoy the city in a calmer way than the hustle and bustle of the busy streets. Plenty of opportunities to descend in to different areas along the way if you want to explore them further.

Thank Ashley G
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

This walk was not open the last time we visited NYC and it’s a fabulous addition to the city. I can’t wait to come back and do it again when the plants are more established. Great for kids,teenagers and adults alike. It was even a highlight of our trip for the hard to please 17 year old who loved seeing ‘real’ NYC away from the usual sights. It’s windy up there so wear a hat on cold days! Half way along I realised how much I was enjoying walking without stopping every hundred yards at a zebra crossing - a bonus respite!

Thank KLN321
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

We walked the entire length of the Highline from W34th Street to Gansevoort St. It was a very cool thing to do, we stopped half way and walked down to a little corner bar called Death Ave and then finished off at a wonderful Mexican restaurant Dos Cominos. Best way to spend an afternoon. Will be a great place to visit in Summer when all the gardens are in bloom.

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Definitely a must walk in Manhattan. Very nice walking area, dress well if windy and cold. Try also a night walk.

Thank KLoupos
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