New York City Trip Planner

Plan a trip to New York City and know your trip budget

Planning a Trip to New York City

Excited about kickstarting your New York City trip? You should be! The city is home to few of the most exciting places that are totally worth exploring! Confused about how to plan your vacation? TripHobo has got you covered! Take a look at these features which will let you design your dream holiday!

Budget Planning

Touted to be the most crucial element of any vacation, budget planning is the step which needs to be taken very seriously. Giving you an estimate of the approximate pricing of your entire trip, including the transportation and accommodation, this feature assists you with planning your budget right. You can also modify or edit this budget according to your preferences! Enjoy your trip by planning an ideal itinerary with this New York Trip Planner. 

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Transportation in NYC

Choosing the right modes of transport when planning a trip to New York City is an aspect which plays a significant role in determining the success of your vacation. TripHobo helps you to book flights, trains, buses and suggests you the best available local transport options for commuting to and in NYC. It also lets you choose and modify the travel options depending upon your travel dates. Deciding the places to visit and the things to do in New York City is probably the most exciting aspect of your itinerary. Here, you can create your actual trip plan by adding the activities, restaurants, tours, and tourist spots that you want to explore. In addition to the well-known attractions in the city like Empire State Building, you can also include numerous off-beat and unexplored places in your plan. Apart from the list of activities suggested, you can also add your own custom places to make your trip more electrifying!

Accommodation

TripHobo aids you in zeroing down on the most convenient, comfortable and affordable places to stay in New York City. It lets you compare, filter and sort the hotels based on your preferences and budget. Not just hotels, you can choose a hostel, a guesthouse or opt from homestays in the city while planning your trip! Explore, select and book the right accommodation today to make your trip an unforgettable one! Want to explore the eternal city of New York! Explore the best of NYC attractions and activities with the itinerary planner. 

Create your own itinerary or help us suggest to you a plan!

Not everyone is familiar with things to do in New York City. In such a case, it is difficult to create your own trip plan! So, if you are unsure about places to visit in the city you can choose the option of suggesting me a plan’ and just sit back and relax while we create your itinerary! You can also edit the plan according to your interests once the suggested plan is displayed on your screen! Don’t miss out a thing! Use this amazing New York City Itinerary planner to create the itinerary for ultimate fun in New York. 

Add your existing bookings directly to your trip plan!

TripHobo also lets you add your pre-booked hotels, commute options, and tours to your existing trip plan. So, you need not worry about the bookings in New York City that you are already done with! Simply drag them and add them into your itinerary and you are done!

So, what are you waiting for? Stop procrastinating and start planning your New York City trip!

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New York City Tourism and Travel Guide

New York City is very popular city and most stylish tourist destination in the United States. It is the city of many names like “The Big Apple”, “The City That Never Sleeps”, and “Gotham City”. According to the world economy, it is said to be the richest city in America. The existence of the famous Wall Street pr
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Other Important Places in New York City

  • Vamoose Bus

    Address: 481 8th Ave

    Bus Stations
  • Railworks Corporation

    Address: 5 Penn Plz

    Rail Stations
  • Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises

    Address: 12TH Ave

    Rail Stations
  • Port Authority Bus Terminal

    Address: 625 8th Ave

    Bus Stations
  • NY Waterway Ferry Terminal World Financial Center

    Address: 199 Vessey Street

    Ports
  • Penn Station

    Address: 390 7TH Ave

    Rail Stations
  • NY Waterway Ferry Terminal Port Imperial

    Address: 4800 Ave at Port Imperial Blvd

    Public Transportation Services
  • Brooklyn Cruise Terminal

    Address: 72 Bowne St

    Landmarks Ports
  • Hoboken Terminal

    Address: 1 Hudson Pl

    Rail Stations
  • Helen Mills Event Space and Theater

    Address: 137-139 W 26TH St

    Convention Centers
  • Tasting Table Test Kitchen

    Address: 495 Broome St

    Convention Centers
  • Drive In

    Address: 443 W 18th St

    Convention Centers
  • Baco Dumbo - Event Gallery

    Address: 71 Jay St

    Convention Centers
  • The Culinary Conference Center

    Address: 161 Newkirk St

    Convention Centers
  • Consulate General of Japan

    Address: 299 Park Ave

    Embassies
  • Consulate General of the Republic of Poland

    Address: 233 Madison Ave

    Embassies
  • Manhattan Chamber of Commerce

    Address: 1375 Broadway

    Government Departments and Agencies
  • New York Public Library

    Address: 222 E 79th St

    Libraries
  • Hudson Park Library

    Address: 66 Leroy St

    Libraries
  • New York Public Library

    Address: 127 E 58th St

    Libraries
  • Brooklyn Public Library

    Address: 160 E 5th St

    Libraries
  • New York Public Library - St Agnes Library

    Address: 444 Amsterdam Ave

    Libraries
  • NYPD - 19th Precinct

    Address: 153 E 67th St

    Police Stations
  • Manhattan Central Booking

    Address: 100 Centre St

    Police Stations
  • Nypd-18th Precinct

    Address: 306 W 54th St

    Police Stations
  • Brooklyn 81st Precinct Police

    Address: 30 Ralph Ave

    Police Stations
  • Brooklyn 90th Precinct Police

    Address: 211 Union Ave

    Police Stations
  • North Bergen Police Department

    Address: 4233 Kennedy Blvd

    Police Stations
  • Icon Parking Systems

    Address: 225 E 47th St

    Parking
  • Icon Parking

    Address: 111 8th Ave

    Parking
  • Central Parking System

    Address: 135 E 47th St

    Parking
  • Edison ParkFast

    Address: 155 Montgomery St

    Parking
  • Landmark High School

    Address: 351 W 18th St

    Primary and Secondary Schools
  • Manhattan School For Children

    Address: 154 W 93rd St

    Primary and Secondary Schools
  • Gotham Writers Workshop

    Address: 555 8th Ave

    Primary and Secondary Schools
  • Williamsburg Northside Lower School

    Address: 299 N 7th St

    Primary and Secondary Schools
  • Ps 107

    Address: 1301 8th Ave

    Primary and Secondary Schools
  • Rogosin Institute

    Address: 505 E 70th St

    Hospitals, Clinics and Medical Centers
  • EHE International

    Address: 10 Rockefeller Plz

    Hospitals, Clinics and Medical Centers
  • Housing Works

    Address: 743 E 9th St

    Hospitals, Clinics and Medical Centers
  • New York Methodist Hospital

    Address: 506 6th St

    Hospitals, Clinics and Medical Centers
  • Karen Lord Pilates Movement

    Address: 137 Duane St

    Hospitals, Clinics and Medical Centers
  • StilesMassage

    Address: 426 W 46th St

    Hospitals, Clinics and Medical Centers

Restaurants in New York City

  • McGee's Pub

    Address: 240 W 55th St

    American Bars Barbecue
  • Gramercy Park Bar

    Address: 322 2nd Ave

    Wine Bars Thai
  • Chipotle Mexican Grill

    Address: 28 W 40th St

    Fast Food Mexican
  • Knickerbocker Bar & Grill

    Address: 33 University Pl

    Steakhouses American Barbecue
  • Cello Wine Bar

    Address: 229 E 53rd St

    Wine Bars American Italian
  • Wo Hop Restaurant

    Address: 17 Mott St

    Chinese Asian
  • Baja Mexican Cuisine

    Address: 104 14th St

    Mexican
  • Litm

    Address: 140 Newark Ave

    American Bars Burgers
  • Flatbread Grill

    Address: 517 Washington St

    American Middle Eastern
  • White Star Warren

    Address: 179 Warren St

    Burgers Bars American
  • Pine Box Rock Shop

    Address: 12 Grattan St

    Bars Vegan and Vegetarian

Cafes in New York City

  • The Roost

    Address: 222 Avenue B

    Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Restaurants Bars
  • Fika

    Address: 380 Lexington Ave

    Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Restaurants
  • Effy's Kitchen

    Address: 1567 Lexington Ave

    American Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Bakeries
  • Starbucks

    Address: 1205 Hudson St

    Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
  • Starbucks

    Address: 5106 Northern Blvd

    Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
  • Financier Patisserie

    Address: 1211 Avenue of the Americas

    Bakeries French Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses

Homestays in New York City

  • Chelsea Mews Guest House

    Address: 344 W 15th St

    Hotels and Motels Bed and Breakfasts
  • Colonial House Inn

    Address: 318 W 22nd St

    Hotels and Motels Bed and Breakfasts
  • Incentra Village House

    Address: 32 8th Ave

    Hotels and Motels Bed and Breakfasts
  • Paper Moon Bed & Breakfast

    Address: 2055 Fulton St

    Bed and Breakfasts Hotels and Motels

Hostels in New York City

  • Chelsea International Hostel

    Address: 251 W 20th St

    Hotels and Motels Hostels
  • Hostel New York | New York Budget Inn

    Address: 200 E 34th St

    Hotels and Motels Hostels
  • West Side YMCA

    Address: 5 W 63rd St

    Hotels and Motels Hostels
  • Explore Hotel and Hostel

    Address: 415 38th St

    Hotels and Motels Hostels
  • Q4 Hotel

    Address: 2909 Queens Plz N

    Hotels and Motels Hostels

How much does it cost to travel to New York City

Plan your trip to New York City with an estimated budget for your travel. The average daily cost of food in New York City is USD 100 per person. For a family of four, the cost of eating out is USD 400. For accommodation, be ready to spend around USD 37 for a budget accommodation and USD 120 for a luxury hotel, per day, per person. For getting around New York City, you will need a rough figure of USD 68.75 per day. For detailed New York City trip cost calculator, use New York City Trip Planner.

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Average Price of a Luxury Trip in New York City

  • Average Daily Cost* USD376 Per Person
  • Cost for One Week USD2632 Per Person
  • Cost for Two Weeks USD5264 Per Person
  • Cost for One Month USD11280 Per Person

Average Price of a Mid-Range Trip in New York City

  • Average Daily Cost* USD 195 Per Person
  • Cost for One Week USD 1365 Per Person
  • Cost for Two Weeks USD 2730 Per Person
  • Cost for One Month USD 5850 Per Person

Average Price of a Budget Trip in New York City

  • Average Daily Cost* USD 109 Per Person
  • Cost for One Week USD 763 Per Person
  • Cost for Two Weeks USD 1526 Per Person
  • Cost for One Month USD 3270 Per Person

*Based on Food, Accommodation & Transportation

How much will it cost once you're in New York City

Food & Drinks
  • 3-Course meal (mid-range) USD 40
  • Fast food Combo meal USD 8.4
  • Coffee (Cappuccino regular) USD 4.35
  • Bottle of Water (1.5 L) USD 2.47
  • Soft Drinks (Coke/Pepsi, 0.33 L) USD 2.14
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 L) USD 2.64
Accommodation & Transportation
  • Budget Accommodation USD 37
  • Luxury Accommodation USD 120
  • Taxi Start (Standard Tariff) USD 2.5
  • Taxi per km (Standard Tariff) USD 1.71
  • One-way Ticket (Local Transit) USD 2.75
  • Fuel (1 L) USD 0.79
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