7 days in New York City & Pennsylvania Itinerary

7 days in New York City & Pennsylvania Itinerary

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7 days in New York City & Pennsylvania Itinerary

Start: New York City
New York City
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 30​min
Philadelphia
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Gettysburg
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Mill Run
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Pittsburgh
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  4​h 30​min
End: 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.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Times Square are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like 9/11 Memorial and St. Paul's Chapel. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, explore the world behind art at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, and take in the pleasant sights at Central Park.

For other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the New York City tour itinerary planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to New York City. In October in New York City, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 57°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to take a bus to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

#Museums, #Parks, #Neighborhoods
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, steep yourself in history at Liberty Bell Center, and then get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall.

To find ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Philadelphia itinerary planner .

Take a bus from New York City to Philadelphia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October in Philadelphia, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Philadelphia

#Historic Sites, #Museums
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Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Liberty Bell Center ©
Liberty Bell Center

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Gettysburg

Gettysburg ©
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): explore the different monuments and memorials at Gettysburg National Cemetery, get engrossed in the history at Gettysburg Museum & Visitor Center, and then take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Gettysburg trip planning app .

Drive from Philadelphia to Gettysburg in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Philadelphia in October since evenings lows in Gettysburg dip to 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can drive to Mill Run.

Things to do in Gettysburg

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks
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Gettysburg Museum & Visitor Center ©
Gettysburg Museum & Visitor Center
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Gettysburg National Cemetery ©
Gettysburg National Cemetery

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Mill Run

Mill Run ©
Springfield Township is a township in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): tee off at Mystic Rock and then contemplate the long history of Fallingwater.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Mill Run journey planner .

Traveling by car from Gettysburg to Mill Run takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in October, and nighttime lows around 44°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can go by car to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Mill Run

#Outdoors, #Golf, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mystic Rock
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Fallingwater ©
Fallingwater

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Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh ©
Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): wander the streets of The Strip District, then take in nature's colorful creations at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Washington.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Pittsburgh day trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Mill Run to Pittsburgh takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. October in Pittsburgh sees daily highs of 65°F and lows of 48°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

#Parks, #Neighborhoods, #Nature
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The Strip District ©
The Strip District

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