The Roosevelt Island Tramway

The Roosevelt Island Tramway in New York City connects Roosevelt Island to Manhattan.  I got on it at 60th Street and 2nd Avenue.  The ride to Roosevelt Island took only a few minutes.  The views are fantastic!  To view on a map click here.

Le Roosevelt Island Tramway à New York relie Roosevelt Island à Manhattan.  Je suis entré à 60me rue et 2me Avenue.  Le trajet à l’île de Roosevelt a pris quelques minutes.  Les vues sont fantastiques!  Pour voir sur une carte, cliquez ici.

Going higher…Aller plus haut.

High up…En haut.

Crossing the East River. Manhattan is on the left. Roosevelt Island is on the right…En traversant la Rivière Est. Manhattan est sur la gauche. Roosevelt Island est sur la droite.

Almost there…Presque là.
On Roosevelt Island facing Manhattan. The small white and yellow building is the Visitor Center…Sur Roosevelt Island face à Manhattan. Le petit bâtiment blanc et jaune est pour les visiteurs.
Manhattan seen from Roosevelt Island…Manhattan vu de Roosevelt Island.
Queens seen from Roosevelt Island…Queens vu de Roosevelt Island.
A view from the ground of the tramway going back to Manhattan…Une vue du sol du téléphérique qui fait le retour à Manhattan.

Heading back to Manhattan…De retour à Manhattan.
Another tramway heading to Roosevelt Island…Un autre téléphérique en direction de Roosevelt Island.
Manhattan. The end…La fin.
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3 Responses to The Roosevelt Island Tramway

  1. VERY cool! I need to take that trip before it starts to snow 🙂

  2. msdulce says:

    Wow, this looks like so much fun! I may have to be a tourist in my own city! 😉

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