Flushing is a great place to base yourself in New York as some of the city’s most popular attractions are close. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Queens Botanical Garden and the much-loved Flushing Meadows Park Pitch and Putt. If you have time, don’t miss the Queens Museum of Art and the New York Hall of Science.
New York is famous throughout the world as being home to the Statue of Liberty. This must-see attraction is only 3 miles (5 kilometers) from the center of town.
Spend some time in the heart of New York. Enjoy the Empire State Building and Times Square. If you’re still looking for things to do, consider checking out the Chrysler Building and the Grand Central Terminal before returning to Flushing.
Looking for some fun for the kids? Let them run around at the various child-friendly destinations nearby. Take pictures, walk past the many exhibits and learn about the variety of species at Queens Zoo.
At the end of a long day seeing the sights around Flushing, stay the night in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. The LaGuardia Plaza Hotel, East Elmhurst, the Marco LaGuardia Hotel by Lexington and the Hampton Inn New York - LaGuardia Airport, East Elmhurst are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.