North 5th Street Pier and Park

Want a relaxing place along the East River? In search of a beautiful spot overlooking Manhattan and Williamsburg? For all these and more, check out North 5th Street Pier and Park.

The pier that jutted out past the ferry pier is the best place to get your city shots. If you angle your shot right, you can get the iconic Empire State Building the be center behind you!

There are plenty of benches along the pier and throughout the park. They are perfect for sitting back and taking in the beauty of the surround landscape.

In addition, throughout the park, there are also numerous benches around on the pathway. Heads up, most of the benches are in the sunlight.

This park is the perfect escape from the busy city life. This is the perfect spot in the trendy Williamsburg section of Brooklyn to spend leisurely time.