The New York State situated on the North-eastern side of the US is a home to 19,745,289 people declaring it as the 4th most populous state out of the 50 in the United States. But besides the statistics, New York is undoubtedly the best place to be in if love is in the air…
New York can certainly be called the second home for love (first being your house, of course), be it the restaurants, resorts, gardens or just simple nature spots, they are all too well in sync with what defines love…
Although there are a lot of romantic places to visit in New York, here are a few of our selective ones that are sure to make the couples enjoy ->
1. Brooklyn Botanic Garden
For all those lovers out there searching for peace and quiet, this is the one romantic place to visit in New York. Located in Brooklyn, New York City, this is the first of its kind Japanese theme based garden built in U.S. Best time to visit would be in the spring season when vivid types flora blossoms! This verdant garden also neighbors a Brooklyn Museum and Prospect Park. Built in 1910, the land covers an area of 52 acres. You can also shop for your wish of trees, flowers or shrubs at the Garden Shop from here. If you and your love are the ones who would like to spend their quality time on nature’s arm and away from the hustle-bustle of the city then this is it for you.
2. The Niagara Falls
The Niagara Falls comprised of three waterfalls is situated between the border of Canada and U.S.in New York State.The three waterfalls being – American Falls, Horseshoe Falls, and the Bridal Veil Falls. It is one hell of a romantic place to visit in New York. Known for being a premier destination for honeymoon attracts many couples to watch this nature’s miracle. These falls divided into two – American Falls on the American side while Horseshoe Falls on the Canadian side can be seen through the Maid of Mist tour. Moreover, its fireworks display is a sight to make you go weak in the knees. The estimation of this river being as old as 12000 years makes it a must for lovers to visit it at least once.
3. The Empire State Building
As the saying goes-“ You ain’t’ seen New York yet if ya haven’t seen it from the Empire State Building” is something that holds true for every tourist in this oh-so-wow capital of New York. Situated in the heart of the city, this is a very romantic place to visit in New York. The top of this tallest building in the world will surely give a breathtaking view of the city especially if you are going during sunrise or sunset which again are the most recommended timings. Visiting it should be in one’s top of the bucket list especially if you’re with the one you’re crushing one. This place is sure to make your New York trip a memorable one.
4. Thousand Islands
The Thousand Islands, as the name suggests is an island chain or an archipelago that again run along the border of U.S. and Canada. It constitutes of 1,864 islands. One of the most popular tourist attractions in New York, the history of these islands display beauty of castles and other little castles like structures. The most popular castle of all is the Boldt Castle in Alexandria Bay which was built by the millionaire, George C. Boldt as a gift to his wife.Hence, a perfect romantic spot which will certainly swoon over your girlfriend/boyfriend with its tale. The castle is accessible only by the water. The whole island belt, on the other hand, is rich in vineyards which makes it another romantic place to visit in New York.
5. Glamping in Adirondacks
Situated again in the North-east upstate New York, the Adirondack mountain range is yet another serenity spot for nature lovers and also is a land rich in minerals like graphite, zinc, etc. The glamping ground in Camp Orenda is a perfect combination of closeness to nature without having to lose the charm of a date night. The clamp grounds provide platform tent with comfortable beds, wooden floors in the middle of the forests. For all the outdoor lovers or the adventure lovers, this may again prove to be a lifetime experience without having to go much through the ruggedness of outdoors, and the evening campfire is sure to set the air romantic. Hence it can be counted in as a romantic place to visit in New York
6. The Highline
This one’s a special suggestion for those lovebirds who have adapted to the concrete jungle that New York City is and would like have their romance build around it only. For the city lovers, ones walking amidst the crowded streets of New York, The Highline was built on an abandoned elevated train track. It’s a 1.45-mile long park and best to take a stroll during sunset. The warm season is the best time to see the flowers around bloom and hang out with your significant other!
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