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Woodbury premium outlets is located in Central Valley, New York just minutes away from the town of Harriman. This is a very beautiful area surrounded by amazing mountains and beautiful little towns, this shopping center is one of the best destinations for deal hunters.
There are more than 220 stores. From its opening in 1985 the outlet has seen several major expansions and every year new brands keep coming. It is considered one of the best outlets in the world and as a matter of fact a big number of the visitors are international travelers than come here from places as distant as China just to shop.
Most of the stores that are common in this kind of place are present here, there is something for everybody from Nike, Puma, Bose, Adidas, Nike, Tommy Hilfiger, The Children’s place and much more. Prices are normally excellent in a comparison with other retail stores and the selection is really great. Probably what continues attracting many more visitors to this particular outlet despite the fact that there are other outlets in the area is that several big names and luxurious brands are present here from Burberry to Zegna, from Armani to Boss and Versace and a lot of others. In Woodbury is possible to find even the only outlet in the world of Breitling the super luxurious among Swiss watches. So big names together with value make of this venue a particularly beloved shopping destination.
Since Woodbury is a great value all year round, other travelers prefer to visit the place when there are not many crowds. The Outlet is open normally from 10 am to 9 pm with more flexible hours in special Holidays.
It takes around one hour and a half driving from New York City, depending on the traffic. There are public buses and several private companies that leave Manhattan from the Port Authority. Many people prefer to buy a roundtrip package that includes sometimes other perks. It is possible to do the trip by train departing from Penn station taking the line called West of Hudson and arriving to the station in Harriman, during the weekends there are shuttle buses from that station to the Outlet center.
A visit here will take the whole day or more. There are several restaurants on site from formal ones to fast food and Starbucks. Those wanting to spend more time can choose to stay overnight there are several hotels, including a good Hampton Inn just minutes away. This is a very nice area there is a lot to see besides the outlet. Villages and towns are really beautiful, there are many more really good restaurants close by, great golf courses and impressive nature and mountains. All these facts together have made of Woodbury a premium destination for shopaholics.