Bellerose, a neighborhood on the eastern flank of Queens, is a pleasant and conveniently located base for a New York City vacation. With cheap car rentals in Bellerose, you can easily and inexpensively see all the sights of Queens, plus the major tourist attractions beyond the borough. Among other destinations within reach are Manhattan in the east, and the Hamptons to the west. A number of major roads easily accessible from Bellerose make navigating Long Island and its neighbors an achievable task for visitors from near and far. Rental cars in Bellerose really make for a remarkable vacation.
Driving Through Bellerose
With Bellerose rental cars, you'll be close to several major thoroughfares that make it easy to navigate Long Island. You can get onto the Long Island Expressway, or I-495, which will take you west into Manhattan. Here are many of the top tourist attractions for which New York City is known – Central Park with its zoo, lake and lawns, the Empire State Building, One World Trade Center, Times Square, and the Broadway Theatre District. And New York vacation packages aren't complete without a visit to the Statue of Liberty. Bellerose rental cars make it easy to drive to Battery Park at the lower tip of Manhattan, a hub for ferries to Liberty Island. Drive in the opposite direction from Bellerose and you'll find yourself in quite a different environment from the towering skyscrapers of the city. On Long Island's North Fork, sample fine local wines at vineyards and buy fresh produce from farm stands. Travel east to the tony enclaves of the Hamptons, where small towns and villages share the seaside with chic boutiques and arts venues. For a different beach scene, head to The Rockaways, not far from Bellerose in Queens. It's one of the few spots in the city where you can go surfing.
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