Discover New York City

Next Stop New York is a New York City based Destination Management Company/Tour Operator. We specialize in creating customized programs for leisure, corporate and incentive groups visiting Manhattan (minimum group size:10 rooms).


Our group programs often contain unique features, such as food tasting, walking and historical tours, premium wine tasting excursions, shopping tours and group motorcoach and walking tours to New York's most charming and interesting neighborhoods and landmarks.​


By choosing Next Stop New York to be the organizer of your visit, your group will discover hidden treasures and local spots few visitors ever find.

Heidi Sanft, President and Owner, was born in New York and has over 18 years experience in the travel industry. She worked for fifteen years in Manhattan in marketing and sales management positions for SAS Scandinavian Airlines and for two years headed the US corporate travel department for H & M, the Swedish clothing retail giant. During that time, Heidi's clients included the United Nations, UNICEF, UNDP, Prudential Select Brokerage, American Express, Rosenbluth International, Carlson Travel, World Travel, IKEA, Special Expeditions, The Juilliard School, and many Fortune 500 companies.

Our Products and Services

  • Hotel Accommodations - New York City has hundreds of accommodations to fit any budget - from stylish boutique properties, to family suites to luxury hotels. Whether you require rooms for 10 or 1,000, we can help.

  • Motorcoach Transfers & Limousines

  • Meals - from little neighborhood spots with local flavor to fine dining establishments

  • Meetings & Conferences - from small meetings to large international conferences in Manhattan with professional translators, translation booths, meals and audio-visual rental.

  • Theatre & Concert Tickets

  • Sightseeing with professional, multi-lingual licensed tour guides via deluxe motorcoach, mini-coach, limousine or, if you prefer, via subway for our customized walking tours

  • Cruises - from informal harbor sails to upscale brunch, lunch and dinner cruises

  • Private Shopping Tours

  • Museum & Gallery Visits

  • Performance Workshops

  • Food Tasting, Walking & Culture Tours - Historic Greenwich Village or the trendy Meatpacking District and Chelsea Gourmet Market

  • World-Class Wine Country Tours - professionally guided visits to the best vineyards on the East End of Long Island with up-close winery tours, gourmet lunch and premium wine tastings

  • Convention Spouse Programs

  • Customized Walking Tours

A Partial List of Programs We Have Arranged

  • Incentive programs for banks, financial companies, software companies, companies who manufacture medical products and airline freight forwarders

  • Foods of New York - tasting, walking and culture programs. Culinary programs with hands-on cooking opportunities

  • Gardens of New York City for garden clubs

  • Drama Programs with professional workshops and drama education programs for school groups

  • Family Reunions

  • Alumni Groups and programs for continuing education departments at colleges

  • Art History Groups

  • Cultural Heritage Groups - Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island Immigration Museum- Through America's Gate

  • Jewish History Groups

  • Junior Girl Scout "First Time in New York City" Groups

  • Pre and Post cruise programs

  • New York City Fashion, Food & Design

  • Overseas Press Groups

  • The Best of Manhattan Plus Long Island Vineyards

  • Programs for church groups

  • Programs for classical music and culture enthusiasts

  • Programs for jazz enthusiasts