TRAVEL & TOURISM student trips to
Around fifty million people visit New York each year. Not surprisingly, it frequently features in the top ten tourist cities in the world, and some of its attractions are the most iconic and recognisable buildings in the world. Add in its wealth of hotels, restaurants, shops, bars, nightclubs, music venues, cafés, galleries and museums and New York’s suitability as a destination for a Travel and Tourism educational trip becomes unquestionable.
Students on an Equity college or university trip to New York have a range of specially selected excursions. These include a walking tour of Central Park, where the beauty of this vast city green space is given fresh perspective through highlighting the many films and television programmes that have used it as a location or backdrop.
Other specialist excursions include visits to Madam Tussaud’s New York, The Empire State Building and the Top of the Rock Observation Deck at the Rockefeller Center.
- Depart Uk and travel to New York by air
- Arrive in resort
- Check in to accommodation
- Evening at leisure
- Breakfast in accommodation
- Yankee stadium tour
- Evening at leisure- evening meals can be arranged
- Breakfast in accommodation
- Top of the Rock
- Evening at leisure
- Breakfast in accommodation and check out
- Empire State Building
- Depart on Overnight Flight
- Arrive in UK
N.B The basic 'from' prices do not include excursions, for a full package price...
West Side YMCA
- Just off Central Park
- Swimming Pool
The West Side YMCA Hostel is located just off Central Park West, close to the Lincoln Centre, Broadway and Carnegie Hall.
Location: Moments away from well known landmarks including Central Park, Lincoln Centre and Broadway, public transport is within reach too.
Facilities:Free Wi-Fi, full gym facilities, pool, housekeeping, 24 hour reception and security.
Accommodation: Single and double rooms available to staff, double rooms (bunks) for students. Same sex bathroom facilities located on each floor.
Meals: In house restaurant, meals in local restaurants can also be provided.
Comfort Inn Chelsea
- Trendy Chelsea location
- Basic, yet well equipped and comfortable
This hotel is located within the fashionable Chelsea area of Manhattan. Providing a view of the Empire State Building.
Location: Walking distance from Penn Station, Port Authority of New York, and 23rd Street Station. Numerous sites such as Chinatown, Central Park and the Museum of Modern Art are also a stones throw away.
Facilities:Free Wi-Fi, small gym, tour desk, 24 hour reception.
Accommodation: Single and doubles available to staff, double rooms up to 5 per room available to students. En suite bathroom facilities.
Meals: Buffet breakfast is available. Local restaurants can be arranged for dinners.
- Central Manhattan
- Full of charm and character
A hotel situated in central Manhattan on 31st street, this hotel is full of charm and character with its grand décor and welcoming reception. Located just a short walk from the Empire State building this popular hotel provides all the main amenities along with a shop, small meeting room.
Location: Short distance from public transport stops, Empire State Building 3 blocks away, numerous landmarks within easy reach.
Facilities:Small gym, small conference room, newsagents, luggage room, free Wi-Fi.
Accommodation: Single and double available for staff, doubles - up to 4 persons per room - available for students. All rooms en-suite, TV.
Meals: Local restaurants and diners can be arranged for meals.
Quick Tip: This is just a small sample of possible accommodations available. Please contact us for more information!
Subject Specific Excursions
Central Park Movie Sites (Walking) Tour
Take a tour of world famous Central Park, the most filmed location in the world, where hundreds of memorable movie moments were shot. Visit landmarks in the park such as Bow Bridge, Wollman Rink, Gapstow Bridge, The Dairy, Sheep’s Meadow, Cherry Hill, and the skyline of the Upper West Side.
Empire State Building & New York Skyride
Combine the thrill of NY SKYRIDE with the spectacular views from the Empire State Building's 86th Floor Observation Deck.
Madame Tussaud's New York
Experience the excitement and success of one of the most popular and well known attractions in the world. Take a tour around the museum and discover how Madame Tussauds has become a global and multi-million dollar sensation.
New York TV & Movie Sites Tour
More than just your standard New York Tour, this fantastic film tour is guided by some of New York’s best actors and actresses. Certified tour guides will test student knowledge of every TV theme song they can remember and share lots of TV and movie trivia along the way.
Top of the Rock Observation Deck
Climb to the top of the Rockefeller centre and take in the dramatic and stunning panoramic views of New York City from the 259 metre high observation deck.
Quick Tip: If you have an excursion in mind which you don't see listed, please get in touch anyway as we may still arrange it for you!
Enquire about this trip
Book an educational trip with Equity and you’ll receive a FREE iPad for your class if you confirm by 15th December 2017.*
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