New York DMC
The Big Apple, Gotham, The City That Never Sleeps, however you like to reference it, New York City has something for everyone. Ever-evolving and always expanding, the vibrant and captivating city is the most densely populated major city in the US and home to nearly 9 million people. The city itself is made up of five different ‘boroughs’; Manhattan, the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Staten Island, with each area home to an astounding variety of cultures and ethnicities. New York City wears many crowns year round, from shopping to museum, restaurants to nightlife, hotels to jaw dropping venues, it is no wonder locals can’t imagine living anywhere else and visitors never tire of exploring the diverse metropolis.
Our Destination Management offerings expertly showcase the expansive city to give an insider’s perspective to where’s new, what’s hot and what native New Yorkers like to do. Depending on the nature of your program, we can tailor something as relaxing as a privately guided visit to an art gallery or museum, Day Spa pamper on Fifth Avenue, shopping experience in Brooklyn or simply meandering the cobblestone lanes of Greenwich Village, to taking in the sights of Manhattan from the air on a helicopter flight, riding the waves of the Hudson on a jetski or exploring Central Park on a bike or segway. Our DMC New York services incorporate a plethora of offsite group dinner options, including opulent themed gala dinners at iconic New York City landmarks, rooftop parties with cutting edge entertainment, laneway dinners with street performers and intimate gatherings at top chefs industrial-chic test kitchens. With new attractions, entertainment and venues popping up all the time, Insider Experience, your leading destination management company, continue to have our finger on the pulse to uncover the latest and greatest and bring to life your next program in New York City.
Australians and New Zealanders can connect to New York on several major airlines through either Los Angeles or Dallas/Fort Worth, allowing for a few hours to get off the plane to stretch the legs. The total travel time to New York varies airline to airline, ranging from 19 hours from Auckland, 21 hours from major ports on Australia’s east coast and 26 hours from Australia’s west coast.
New York City has a moderate climate which makes it a great place to visit year round. New York experiences its prime weather from May to October with warm, sunny days the result of a humid subtropical climate. The annual average temperature is 13°C. July is the hottest month in New York with an average temperature of 25°C, and the coldest is January at 2°C. The wettest month is May.