6 days in Buffalo & New York City Itinerary

6 days in Buffalo & New York City Itinerary

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6 days in Buffalo & New York City Itinerary

Buffalo
Buffalo
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  4​h 30​min
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Buffalo

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Buffalo

Buffalo ©
The most populous city in the state after New York, Buffalo serves as the gateway to Niagara Falls and Canada for many travelers.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): admire the striking features of Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex, then explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, and then admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Buffalo trip itinerary planning website .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Buffalo. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in May, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Buffalo

#Nature, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Niagara Falls
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Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds

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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, historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock Observation Deck, tour the pleasant surroundings at The High Line, and enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City trip builder .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Buffalo to New York City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Buffalo in May, plan for somewhat warmer nights in New York City, with lows around 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites
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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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