Catch breathtaking views of New York City from one of its famous skyscrapers.
The Empire State Building stands at 1,250 feet high, making it one of the top 5 tallest buildings in New York City. This is an iconic building for everyone visiting from far and near. There are two observatories, and visitors can buy tickets to take an elevator ride to see the breathtaking views over New York. The first observatory is on the building's 86th floor, with the second observatory located on the 102nd floor. The elevator takes less than a minute on average to reach the observatory spots. Feel free to walk around and spend your time taking in the magnificent sights of New York City while you’re up there.
On a clear day, visitors can see up to 80 miles of New York City. Look out for the famous landmarks, including the Statue of Liberty, Central Park, Rockefeller Center, and more. From the Empire state building, you can also see the following states: New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Delaware. This is a must-see destination for all who plan to visit New York City.