United States Packages

New York City Holiday Packages

Plan your New York City Holiday now, known locally as the 'Big Apple' and instantly recognizable by the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building, Central Park and Times Square, it is the melting pot of the nation and one of the world's most stimulating and eclectic cities.

Lying on the northeast coast of the United States, the state of New York is home to the towering Niagara Falls and the city of New York. Staying in the city on your New York City Holiday, you will be close to New Jersey and Pennsylvania on the south and Connecticut, Massachusetts and Vermont to the east.

New York overflows with exciting activities such as Broadway shows and concerts, world-renowned art galleries, museums and restaurants. For high -end fashion indulgence visit stores such as Macy's, Bloomingdales, Bergdorf Goodman's and Madison Avenue's fashionable boutiques and Fith Avenue's prestigious shops.

The best way to explore this thriving metropolis is to ride the subway with the locals or crossing the Hudson by water taxi to enjoy the Manhattan Skyline. No visit would be complete without a stroll in Central Park, watching the performers entertain crowds, treating yourself to delicious snacks from hawker stalls and discovering iconic parts of the park from your favorite movies.

Getaway Africa offers packaged holidays to New York than can be combined with Boston, Washington D.C. and other US cities by rail or flight.

Best Time to visit New York:
May to October is best to visit for good weather. New York has the most pleasant temperatures & least crowds around May - Jun & Sep - early Nov. January & February are generally the cheaper months to visit, especially on weekends.

Top sights and attractions on your New York City Holiday

  • Stroll through Central Park and discover parts of your favorite movies
  • Shopping opportunities at high-end, prestigious shops and boutiques
  • Cross the Hudson river for an amazing skyline view of Manhattan
  • Ride the subway with locals and visit world renown museums and art galleries
  • Visit iconic landmarks such as Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building, Rockefeller Center and Times Square
  • View exciting Broadway shows and concerts

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We have selected three hotels option in Manhattan that are most ideal for a visit to New York. If you would like more hotel options, please contact one of our travel experts.

Holiday Inn Manhattan Financial District (3 Star)
Centered in the heart of New York City, the property is located in the Manhattan Financial District near the 9/11 Memorial Museum and Freedom Tower in Lower Manhattan. Business travellers and guests will enjoy quick convenience to the Wall Street and New York Stock Exchange and tourists attractions like the Statue of Liberty and Battery Park.
The Gallivant Times Square (3 Star)
With a stay at The Gallivant Times Square, you'll be centrally located in New York, within a 5-minute walk of Broadway and Gershwin Theater. This boutique hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Broadway Theatre and 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Times Square.
Parker Hotel (4 Star)
This charming luxury hotel is excellently located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, just a few steps from many of the most famous attractions of New York City. Central Park, the Museum of Modern Art, Time Warner Center, Metropolitan Opera House, Times Square, the Broadway Theater District and Grand Central Terminal are just a short stroll away. The establishment has suites and rooms with different views. All rooms include a work area and a safe. The fitness center offers spa services.

Below is a list of optional tickets and tours that can be added to your holiday.

Tickets & Admissions:

Best Observatories in New York
Empire State Building Observatory from R 820 pp
One World Observatory from R 740 pp
Top of the Rock (Rockefeller Center) from R 740 pp

Broadway Musical Shows
The Lion King from R 2,940 pp
Be captivated by unforgettable music and exhilarating choreography as Pride Rock comes alive in this lively stage adaptation of the Award-winning Disney film.

The Phantom of the Opera from R 1,875 pp
Take your seat for Broadway's longest-running show, and be enchanted by the timeless story, score, and an undeniable obsession that could never die.

Chicago from R 1,275 pp
Travel back in time and be razzle-dazzled by tale of corruption in the criminal justice system in the 1920s.

Aladdin from R 1,845 pp
Brought to theatrical life by a legendary creative team, Disney’s Broadway musical Aladdin will sweep you into a world filled with beauty, comedy and breath-taking spectacle.

Also available: Tina: The Tina Turner Musical, Frozen, Jersey Boys, Mean Girls
Central Park Bike Rental
Daily Rentals from R 780 pp

- An enjoyable way to explore the largest urban park in New York
- 47 miles of paths to explore
- Visit the most iconic landmarks around the park such as the Carousel or Literary Walk
Museums of New York City
The Museum of Modern Art from R 445 pp
With the world’s leading collection of modern art at your fingertips, come along to one of New York’s top museums to see stimulating and daring art at MoMA.

American Museum of Natural History from R 415 pp
One of the world’s preeminent scientific and cultural institutions, the American Museum of Natural History has been at the forefront of public attention for almost 150 years.
Medieval Times Dinner Show
General Admission - R 965 pp

My lords and ladies – welcome to Medieval Times! Inside Queen Maria Isabella’s fully enclosed, 11th Century-style Castle, you’ll indulge in a night of feasting, combat, and revelry.



City Sightseeing Bus
1 Day Ticket from R 2,130 pp
2 Day Ticket from R 3,200 pp
5 Day Ticket from R 5,170 pp

The Sightseeing Pass NYC is the best Unlimited Sightseeing Pass in New York City. Select the Pass that suits your stay – choose from a 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 or 10-day pass and visit over 90, museums and tours including the Top of the Rock, One World Observatory, 9/11 Memorial & Museum and the CitySightseeing Best of Manhattan Tour.

New York CityPASS
CityPASS from R 2,430 pp

New York CityPASS gives you pre-paid admission to 6 of New York’s top attractions at a unique price, saving you over 40% off the single ticket prices!
- Spend less and save more with over 40% discount off the combined price of all the attractions!
- Visit 6 of New Yorks top attractions!
- Enjoy skip the line admission at selected attractions

Guided Tours:

 

Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour
Tours from R 1,020 pp

- Enjoy a guided tour of Liberty Island and Ellis Island with an expert guide
- Access to the Statue of Liberty Pedestal, the Statue of Liberty Museum and Ellis Island Museum
- Priority access on to the ferry

Liberty Cruise
General Entrance from R 560 pp

It’s all aboard for a cruise that will take you past some of the most iconic sights of New York and will inspire you with tales from its intriguing past and present. An essential on everyone’s trip to New York for those close-up photos of the symbol of the US, the Statue of Liberty, and a scenic panorama of the city from the water!
Big Apple In Lights!
Guided Tour from R 1,055 pp

- Get to see a whole host of the top spots like Chinatown and Soho
- Stroll around Washington Square Park
- Get to see some of most loved spots in town like Soho and Chinatown
- Set your eyes on the world famous Grand Central station
Central Park Bike Tour
Guided Tour from R 1,070 pp

What could be better than a guided bike ride in Central Park, the first landscaped public park in the USA? Your guide, a city-licensed professional, rides alongside you and shows you all that the park has to offer: Bethesda Fountain, hidden waterfalls, cast-iron bridges, movie scenes, celebrity homes, skyscrapers… all while passing beneath many of the park’s 26,000 trees. You’ll learn the history of New York City, told in terms of the development of the city and its parks. You’ll bike right up to Strawberry Fields, the memorial to the life of John Lennon, and see the famous building where he lived.

Guided Tours to neighboring cities
Washington D.C. by bus - R 2,910 pp
Washington D.C. by train - R 6,065 pp
Boston by bus - R 2,720 pp
Boston by train - R 6,245 pp
Philadelphia by train - R 5,885 pp
Niagara Falls by flight from R 9,650 pp
*Please contact us for more information

New York City Holiday

5 Night New York City Packages
IN ZAR Budget
Standard Superior
Aug'20 R 19,190 pp sharing R 17,700 pp sharing R 21,445 pp sharing
Sep'20 R 18,440 pp sharing R 20,260 pp sharing R 23,890 pp sharing
Oct'20 R 23,305 pp sharing R 22,800 pp sharing R 28,480 pp sharing
Nov'20 R 21,085 pp sharing R 21,600 pp sharing R 26,245 pp sharing
Early Dec'20 R 21,700 pp sharing R 24,595 pp sharing R 24,905 pp sharing
Christmas 2020 R 21,860 pp sharing R 20,400 pp sharing R 24,905 pp sharing
New Years Eve 20/21 R 22,690 pp sharing R 21,005 pp sharing R 22,536 pp sharing
Jan'21 R 17,100 pp sharing R 18,370 pp sharing R 22,336 pp sharing
Feb'21 R 17,645 pp sharing R 18,330 pp sharing R 22,335 pp sharing
Mar'21 R 22,098 pp sharing R 23,895 pp sharing R 25,105 pp sharing
*Estimated Resort Fee
(5 Night stay total)
None US$ 172.10
per room
US$ 143.45
per room

Hotel Options:
Budget - 3 Star Holiday Inn Financial District
Standard - 3 Star Gallivant Times Square
Superior - 4 Star Parker Hotel (Overlooking Central Park)

Resort Fees: This is a fee charged at selected hotels in USA. This fee is compulsory and must be paid for directly to the hotel upon check in/out and covers the cost of using the hotel facilities. We have indicated an estimated amount of these fees above to inform our clients of this hidden fee. Note however that some hotels do not charge this fee.

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 Package Includes:

  • Return Flights from Johannesburg to New York (JFK or EWR Airport) on services of Emirates
  • Airport taxes
  • 5 Nights Accommodation in a central hotel in Manhattan, New York
  • 20% Extra Skywards Rewards
  • 24/7 Emergency assistance while traveling

Package Excludes:

  • Airport to Hotel transfers (Return transfers available on request from R 650-1,500 pp)
  • Travel Insurance
  • All Meals (B&B options available on request)
  • Tours & Sightseeing
  • Items of Personal Nature
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