The East River is a salt water body that links Upper New York Bay and Long Island Sound. It separates Brooklyn and Queens from Manhattan and Bronx. These boroughs are connected by several subways, tunnels and bridges like Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel, Manhattan Bridge, Hell Gate Bridge and Brooklyn Bridge. Take a boat ride along this bustling river and revel in the panoramic views of the city’s stunning skyline. Several music videos, movies and TV series have been filmed here.