10 days in Alexandria, Adirondacks & New York City Itinerary

10 days in Alexandria, Adirondacks & New York City Itinerary

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Alexandria
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Lake Placid
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New York City
— 1 night
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Alexandria

— 1 night
Just a few metro stops away from the bustle of Washington D.C., Alexandria provides a respite from the fast-paced capital.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): wander the streets of Old Town.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Alexandria trip site.

St. Petersburg to Alexandria is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from St. Petersburg in October, with highs in Alexandria at 71°F and lows at 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Lake Placid.

Things to do in Alexandria

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Lake Placid

— 4 nights
Lake Placid is a village in the Adirondack Mountains in Essex County, New York, United States. When in Lake Placid, make a side trip to see The Wild Center in Tupper Lake, approximately Tupper Lake away. There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Mirror Lake, steep yourself in history at John Brown Farm State Historic Site, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Jo, and get great views at Olympic Ski Jump Complex.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Lake Placid trip itinerary site.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Alexandria to Lake Placid takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of subway, train, and taxi. Traveling from Alexandria in October, expect nights in Lake Placid to be much colder, around 34°F, while days are slightly colder, around 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to go by car to New York City.

Things to do in Lake Placid

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Fun & Games

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New York City

— 1 night

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, go for a walk through The High Line, and then admire the striking features of Empire State Building.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the New York City online trip planner.

You can drive from Lake Placid to New York City in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Lake Placid in October, expect nights in New York City to be much warmer, around 57°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Alexandria.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Alexandria

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): look for gifts at The Spice & Tea Exchange® of Alexandria, stop by Old Town, and then take a leisurely stroll along Old Town Waterfront. On the 10th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll the grounds of Arlington National Cemetery and then don't miss a visit to John F. Kennedy Grave Site.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Alexandria trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Alexandria takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Alexandria

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

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