While some may argue that best views of Manhattan are found at the Top of the Rock or the Empire State Building’s observation deck, these views come at a price. However, if you are on a tight budget or looking to get an incredible skyline view of Manhattan, fortunately there are several places that offer spectacular views for free.
Once upon a time I was in the very tip top of the ESB. The little dome with porthole windows. I did it with much fear as I hate heights and even more so when you add Elevators to the equation. !980 or 81