3 days in New York City Itinerary

3 days in New York City Itinerary

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New York City
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New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, get great views at Top of the Rock Observation Deck, and take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City trip planner

If you are flying in from India, the closest major airports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in January, and nighttime lows around -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Brooklyn Bridge
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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