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DUMBO Walking Tour in Brooklyn
(Down Under Manhattan Bridge Overpass)

DUMBO (Down Under Brooklyn Bridge Overpass) - view from Fulton Ferry Landing Pier

DUMBO Walking Tour
at Fulton Ferry Landing
Plan a fun day riding the New York Water Taxis around Manhattan Island. Get off at Fulton Ferry Landing, one of NYC's most historic sites — and gateway to several interesting neighborhoods: DUMBO (Down Under Manhattan Bridge Overpass), Brooklyn Heights and downtown Brooklyn.



Stunning Manhattan Skyline and Brooklyn Bridge Views
The site of New York's first ferry service, Fulton Ferry Landing is one of the best vantage points in the area for taking up-close pictures of Brooklyn Bridge (the oldest and most famous bridge in New York) and Manhattan's stunning skyline.

View of Manhattan Skyline from DUMBO (Down Under Manhattan Bridge Overpass) in Brooklyn



DUMBO is fun place to relax and watch the ships go by — it's also a popular backdrop for weddings and photo shoots.

View of Manhattan Skyline and Wedding at Fulton Ferry Landing pier, DUMBO, Brooklyn

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Brooklyn Bridge - view from DUMBO

Grimaldi's Pizzeria

Lunch at Grimaldi's Pizzeria Best Pizza in NY Area... maybe the best in the world!

Walk from the Fulton Ferry dock straight up Old Fulton Street "Under The Brooklyn Bridge" to Grimaldi's — voted the "Best Pizza in the NY Area." The restaurant is only a five-minute walk from the Fulton Ferry Landing pier — it's a great place for a quick, casual lunch. 718-858-4300


Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory
Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory is located at the end of Fulton Ferry Landing Pier (at 2 Cadman Plaza West) — look for the little house at the end of the dock.

Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory

Wait until you get a taste of their delicious ice cream — made of the freshest natural ingredients — Yummy! Cash only.


River Café
Located under the Brooklyn Bridge at 1 Water Street, the River Café looks quite casual from the outside, but it is considered one of the area's most romantic restaurants, with some of the best views of the Manhattan skyline, and frequented by celebrities and politicians alike.

River Cafe, located under the Brooklyn Bridge by Fulton Ferry Landing pier

The River Café has been the recipient of numerous awards including selection as one of the five best restaurants in New York by the French culinary guide “Gault Millau”. Open daily for brunch, lunch and dinner.


New York Water Taxi

New York Water Taxi
Take the New York Water Taxi from Manhattan to DUMBO. Be sure to check the Water Taxi schedules for DUMBO arrival and departure times.

View of Manhattan Skyline from DUMBO and Fulton Ferry Landing Pier - look for the Yellow and Black/White-checkered Water Taxi Flags for Water Taxi drop-off and pick-up at Fulton Ferry Landing Pier

Look for the yellow and black/white checkered Water Taxi flags (photo above) for drop-off and pick-up at Fulton Ferry Landing pier.


Brooklyn Bridge /
Pedestrian Walkway

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