9 days in New York City & Niagara Falls Itinerary

9 days in New York City & Niagara Falls Itinerary

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9 days in New York City & Niagara Falls Itinerary

London
Fly + bus:  10​h 45​min
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
train + Fly:  13​h 30​min
London

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.
Family-friendly places like Central Park and Statue of Liberty National Monument will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, wander the streets of Times Square, don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center, and learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the New York City day trip planner .

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to New York City is minus 5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from London in July; daily highs in New York City reach 35°C and lows reach 26°C. On the 2nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

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
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

2
days
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): steep yourself in history at Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House Complex, then explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, and then admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Sat): buy something for everyone on your list at One Niagara Welcome Center, step off the mainland to explore Three Sisters Island, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Niagara Falls trip maker .

Getting from New York City to Niagara Falls by combination of flight and bus takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from New York City in August, things will get a bit cooler in Niagara Falls: highs are around 31°C and lows about 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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