About Garden City


Let's have a look around into background of Garden City
  • County: Nassau
  • State: New York
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 40.728657     
  • Longitude: -73.631744
  • Time zone: Eastern Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -5 hours

Weather in Garden City

  • Climate: Humid Sub Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: April to June

Location

Garden City is a village in the US state of New York. Garden City has a total population of 22,545 (2016 Census).

Distance from Garden City center to Airport

John F. Kennedy International Airport is the main airport which serves the domestic and the international passengers.

Driving Distance: 15 miles / 24 km

Driving Time: 26 Minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: John F. Kennedy International Airport
  • Rail: Long Island Railroad
  • Road: Bus: MTA Long Island Bus

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 

Nearby Tourist Cities




Jersey City

Location

It has earned the place as the second most populated city in the US sate of New Jersey.

Weather
  • Climate: Humid Subtropical climate
  • Best Time to Visit: January to April
Tourist Attractions
  • Liberty State Park
  • Jersey Shore
  • Ellis Island 




Newark

Location

One of the oldest European cities of the US, Newark is the most populous city of New Jersey.

Weather
  • Climate - Humid Subtropical and Humid continental climate
  • Best Time to Visit: March to May (Spring Season)
Tourist Attractions
  • Essex County Courthouse
  • John Ballantine House
  • Branch Brook Park

Emergency Contact Numbers in Garden City city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: 1 718 217 5477 (Long Island Railroad)
  • Airport: +1 718 244 4444 (John F. Kennedy International Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 516 222 0893 (Garden City Pediatrics)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Garden City.

  • Rose, Red and White Affair
  • Rose Fest
  • Wata Passa Passa

Tourist Attractions

  • Mike’s House
  • Long Island Children Museum
  • Nunley’s Carousel

Theatre & Concerts

  • Adelphi University Performing Arts Center
  • Garden city Community Theatre
  • Metropolitan Opera

Visit Top Restaurants in Garden City

  • Seasons 52
  • Waterzooi Belgian Bistro
  • Ruth’s Chris Steak House

Top Shopping Centers in Garden City

  • Roosevelt Field
  • The Gallery at Westbury Plaza
  • Americana Manhasset

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Cradle of Aviation Museum
  • Firehouse Plaza Art Gallery
  • Nassau Haven Park

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Porcini – Capital Grille
  • Apple Pie – Grand Lux Cafe
  • Shrimp Salad – The Burger Spot

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $2.61
  • Taxi: $ 3 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $ 2500
  • Cheap meal: $ 15
  • Gasoline: $ 0.66 / litre
  • 3 course meal: $ 71.50
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