This route is great for anyone who wants to explore an unusual area of New York. This walk starts at Brighton Beach which is in Little Russia and journeys into the exciting Coney Island amusement park. The route will introduce you to a diverse cultural history full of passionate family stories. By the time the walk ends you can enjoy a snack at Nathan’s Famous Hot dogs. Perks that come with this walk are gorgeous sea views and an escape from the city.
New York Aquarium
Take either the B or Q train and disembark at Brighton Beach stop. Exit to Brighton 5th and 6th Streets (south side). Walk down the subway stairs towards the corner of Brighton 6th street and Brighton Beach Ave.
Places to stop along the way:
Beach, Luna Park, Coney Island Aquarium, Nathan's Famous Hot Dogs
Best time of day:
Any time during the day, especially morning. Avoid the walk after sunset.
Keep an eye on your belongings. Do not walk at night. Coney Island can be dangerous at night.
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