OVERVIEW

This Missions in NYC experience takes your group past the bright lights of Broadway and into the real needs of the local people. Come partner with local ministry organizations in the ‘Crossroads of the World’ serving people groups from all over the world gathered together in NYC. Experience ministry in the urban context, using your group’s gifts and skillsets to help fill the needs of organizations working year-round in areas of education, sports outreach, food pantries, feeding programs, homeless ministry, and more.

ITINERARY

DAY 1: TRAVEL DAY / MIDTOWN / TIMES SQUARE

  • Group arrives at airport in NYC (meet your JE Guide at baggage claim)
  • Transfer to your hotel to check-in and drop off luggage
  • Safety orientation with JE Guide
  • Walking tour of Midtown Manhattan
    • Bryant Park, Chrysler Building, Grand Central Station, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Rockefeller Center
  • Dinner in the area
  • Time to explore Times Square
  • Return to the hotel for devotions

DAY 2: MINISTRY / HERALD SQUARE

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Ministry with a local organization
  • Dinner in the area
  • Time to shop/explore the Macy’s/Herald Square neighborhood
  • Devotions at the hotel

DAY 3: MINISTRY / EMPIRE STATE BUILDING

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Ministry with a local organization
  • Dinner in the area
  • Visit the 86th-floor observatory of the Empire State Building
  • Devotions at the hotel

DAY 4: ELLIS ISLAND / LOWER MANHATTAN / DEPARTURE            

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Check-out and store luggage
    • Ferry to Ellis Island Immigration Museum for a self-guided visit (pass by Statue of Liberty)
  • Lunch in lower Manhattan on your own
  • Walking tour of lower Manhattan
  • Trinity Church, Battery Park, Wall Street, New York Stock Exchange, Federal Hall, St. Paul’s Chapel, 9/11 memorial
  • Return to your hotel for airport transfer

 STAY LONGER?

  • Add a day and visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art OR the Museum of Natural History OR the 9/11 Memorial Museum
  • Additional opportunities for ministry
  • Broadway show or sporting/cultural event

MEDIA

WHY TRAVEL WITH JE?

Here at Joshua Expeditions, our ultimate goal is to provide opportunities for life change through travel. Every high-quality travel experience with JE is a chance for travelers to deepen their understanding of God, examine new cultures through a Biblical worldview, and help give back through the JE Ministry Fund. Explore the world with JE and see how you can make a difference.

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INTERESTED IN THIS TOUR?

Contact one of our Travel Specialists to begin planning your JE tour.

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