At New York Botanical Gardens, you'll feel a weight lift as you let go of all the worries and stress of city living. Take an invigorating walk, breathe in the fresh air and watch the birds flying overhead. Your body will thank you for it later.
It's just one of the long list of reasons that many worldly explorers choose to visit the terrific city of New York year after year.
You'll have 4 hotel options to peruse nearby. The Rodeway Inn Bronx Zoo and Howard Johnson Express Inn Bronx, situated within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of New York Botanical Gardens, are well-liked by many visitors.
If you don't care about fancy services and just want to have a comfortable bed to sleep on, spend a night or two at one of the surrounding area's budget-friendly solutions. If you're not sure where to start, consider the Extended Stay America New York City - LaGuardia Airport and the Harlem Bed and Breakfast.
Before or after your time at New York Botanical Gardens, be sure to go to The Pine Tree Cafe (Leon Levy Visitor Center, NY Botanical Garden, 2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx) to keep your hunger at bay. As dusk beckons, enjoy the friendly surroundings at Caminito Sport Bar (393 East 198th Street, Bronx).
To access New York Botanical Gardens, get on the train to Botanical Garden, the most convenient station. From there, it is just 0.4 miles (0.6 kilometers) away. Alternatively, try a different station, Fordham, as it's 0.5 miles (0.8 kilometers) away.