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Sunset from The Edge – tickets, prices, timings, what to expect

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New York’s best views can be enjoyed from The Edge Hudson Yards during the sunset.

Viewing the Sunset from the highest outdoor observation deck in the Western Hemisphere is thrilling in itself, and what makes it even more special is New York’s amazing skyline. 

Though there are other great observation decks in New York, the sunset from The Edge is considered an out-of-the-world experience.

What to expect during Sunset from The Edge?

This golden hour is apt to capture both the vibrant skies and the enchanting spectacle of the sparkling city below.

You cannot simply stop clicking if you worship the art of photography.

However, even if you love solitude and prefer to keep away your gadgets, you can soak in this experience and keep it in your memories forever.

You can also admire the mesmerizing views while sipping champagne from the bar at the Edge.

Pondering over which observation deck to visit – Summit One Vanderbilt or The Edge?

Sunset from the Edge NYC tickets

You can admire the Sunset from The Edge with the following tickets.

Tickets Cost
Edge General Admission tickets US$41
Hudson Yards Walking Tour + Edge Observation Deck tickets US$80
New York Explorer Pass US$79

The Sunset time at The Edge NYC creates a magical romantic ambiance with its warm hues, making your proposal to your beloved even more memorable.

Edge NYC sunset timings

The sunset timings for different seasons in New York are as below. Find out today’s sunset time

Sunset occurs from 4.30 to 5.00 pm in Winter (December to February).

It gradually gets delayed, ranging from 5.30 to 7.30 pm in Spring (March to May).

In Summer (June to August), it occurs between 8.00 pm and 8.30 pm.

In the fall (September to November), Sunset times become earlier, ranging from 6.30 to 7.30 pm.

Even if you have missed the sunset view by chance, you can have a spectacular view of New York from The Edge at night.

Places to dine after viewing Sunset from The Edge

You can either go to the Peak Restaurant or any of the restaurants near The Edge.

Some good restaurants near the Edge are Estiatorio Milos, Fuku, Mercado Little Spain, Old Country Coffee, and Electric Lemon.

You can also enjoy the choicest spirits and wines at the Champagne bar at The Edge, The Peak’s Quin Bar, or any of the good bars nearby.

Struggling to choose between – One World Observatory and The Edge Hudson Yards?

Reviews of the Sunset from The Edge

The Edge Hudson Yards is a highly-rated tourist attraction; visitors especially love the sunset view.

Check out two Tripadvisor reviews about Sunset from The Edge selected by us to give you an idea of what to expect at this attraction.

Breathtaking views at sunset

There are a variety of things to do while high above NYC! People watch, circle around to see different perspectives, and walk to the edge!

Charlotte B, Tripadvisor

Sunset visit

Went between 8 to 9 pm and caught the sunset. Yes, the deck was busy, but there was plenty of room to get great pics of the whole of NYC!

Martin S, Tripadvisor

Recommended Reading:
# Best time to visit The Edge 
# Climbing The Edge

Sources

# Hudsonyardsnewyork.com
# Edgenyc.com
# Wikipedia.org
# Cityexperiences.com

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