New York City

The Best Brooklyn Bridge at Night Tours

by Cedric Pentonville  |  Published November 30, 2021

A true New York landmark, the Brooklyn Bridge provides some of the best views of the Manhattan skyline at night and a guided tour can unlock plenty of hidden surprises too.

In use since 1883, Brooklyn Bridge connects Manhattan and its namesake, Brooklyn, over the East River. Over 100,000 vehicles pass over it a day, and there are lanes for pedestrians and bicycles as well. While busy during the day, crossing alone at night can be a little unnerving still, even though New York is much safer today than in the past. However, a guided night tour that includes the bridge offers strength in numbers and is a great way to experience one of the finest views of Manhattan at night. Here are four of the best.