A breath of fresh air in the middle of the big city, The High Line is a 1.6 km (1 mi) linear park. It's built on a short section of an abandoned elevated railway that once ran along the lower west side of Manhattan. Redesigned and planted as an aerial greenway, the first few sections of the park opened in 2009. The elevated park features gardens, birdhouses, benches, artwork, and cafes, and offers views of the city and the Hudson River. View the exhibit of mirror sculptures designed to reflect the surrounding greenery. An installation of 700 purple and gray glass panes, calibrated to match the center pixel of 700 digital pictures taken every minute on the Hudson, creates an extended portrait of the river. Plan to see The High Line and other attractions that appeal to you using our New York City trip itinerary planning website.
Tours To The High Line
New York City at Night Bus Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $59
Duration: 4 hours
High Line and Chelsea Small Group Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $35
Duration: 2 hours
High Line Park and Greenwich Village Food Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $132
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
The High Line Reviews
The High Line is beautiful and romantic, especially at night. I always go for a walk after eating at Artichoke Pizza. There a lot of other nice restaurants close by. Definitely worth a visit at least.... more »
This high line is one of my favorite things to do in the city when I have free time. It's very good for pictures. There are usually a lot of people. more »
Great place to take a walk and get above sidewalk level. Also get to see life from above. It was clean, well maintained. Best of all is free! See some great mural art and paintings shopping the way. Not a long distance at all to walk. Highly recommended!
Very unknown place of New York. Well people know about this but it should be one of the obligations when you visit New York. I met some locals who never knew about this place. So I recommend it at 100%. Recommendations. Start at the vessel attraction. In Judson yards (last stop of 7 train). And at the end of the high line you would find one of the best neighborhoods of Manhattan CHELSEA. Visit the Chelsea market and you would have am awesome place to rest and eat after walking.
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