8 days in Niagara Falls & New York City Itinerary

8 days in Niagara Falls & New York City Itinerary

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8 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
— 5 nights
New York City

2
days
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House Complex, then Head underground at Cave of the Winds, and then admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sat): admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls and then try to win big at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Niagara Falls travel itinerary planner.

New York City to Niagara Falls is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in October, expect Niagara Falls to be a bit cooler, temps between 17°C and 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trip

Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House Complex
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Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Bridal Veil Falls ©
Bridal Veil Falls

6
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.
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, tour the pleasant surroundings at The High Line, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City vacation builder.

Getting from Niagara Falls to New York City by combination of bus and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Niagara Falls in October, things will get somewhat warmer in New York City: highs are around 23°C and lows about 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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