7 days in Niagara Falls & New York City Itinerary

7 days in Niagara Falls & New York City Itinerary

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7 days in Niagara Falls & New York City Itinerary

New York City
Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 45​min
New York City
— 4 nights
New York City

2
days
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds and then take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls. On the next day, admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls and then meet the residents at Aquarium of Niagara.

To see maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Niagara Falls day trip planner.

New York City to Niagara Falls is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from New York City in July: high temperatures in Niagara Falls hover around 32°C and lows are around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
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Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Bridal Veil Falls ©
Bridal Veil Falls

5
days
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.
Get in touch with nature at Gateway National Recreation and Central Park Zoo. Bring the kids along to Central Park and Bronx Zoo. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Fifth Avenue, stop by Tiffany & Co., take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the New York City journey planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Niagara Falls to New York City in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Traveling from Niagara Falls in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in New York City, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

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Side Trips

Bronx Zoo, Gateway National Recreation
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Times Square ©
Times Square

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