10 days in New York City, Connecticut & York Itinerary

10 days in New York City, Connecticut & York Itinerary

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10 days in New York City, Connecticut & York Itinerary

Start: San Diego
Fly + bus:  8​h 15​min
1
New York City
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Hartford
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
3
York
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: San Diego

2
nights
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: explore and take pictures at Central Park, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, make a trip to Times Square, and appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial.

To see ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read New York City journey planner.

San Diego to New York City is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from San Diego to New York City is 3 hours. Traveling from San Diego in October, expect New York City to be a bit cooler, temps between 70°F and 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Hartford.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

1
night
Hartford

Hartford
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Hartford online trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from New York City to Hartford in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from New York City in October, expect little chillier with lows of 47°F in Hartford. You will leave for York on the 25th (Fri).

Things to do in Hartford

Parks Outdoors Museums

4
nights
York

York ©
York, known as the White Rose City, is the county seat of York County, Pennsylvania, United States, located in the south-central region of the state. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around York: Longwood Gardens (in Kennett Square), Hersheypark (in Hershey) and Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, Gettysburg National Military Park, & more). On the 29th (Tue), spend a day delving into the history of Antietam National Battlefield. There's still lots to do: grab your bike and head to Northern Extension of the Heritage Rail Trail, stroll around Heritage Rail Trail County Park, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Liquid Hero Brewery.

For ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read York itinerary planner.

You can drive from Hartford to York in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In October, daily temperatures in York can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in York

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Longwood Gardens, Hersheypark, Antietam National Battlefield
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Little Round Top ©
Little Round Top

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