As one of the greatest cities on Earth, New York can really drain your vacation budget. But, not if you’re budget and city savvy. There’s a multitude of free things to do in New York to keep you fully entertained on your visit.
1. Staten Island Ferry Tour
If you are looking for free things to do in New York this summer, be sure to give New York Bay's Staten Island Ferry a try. Trips between Lower Manhattan and the Borough of Staten Island are free. The ferry provides you with spectacular views of Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island without the hefty price tag official tour operators charge. See siferry.com for information on schedules.