10 days in New York State & Lancaster Itinerary

10 days in New York State & Lancaster Itinerary

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10 days in New York State & Lancaster Itinerary

Start: New York City
1
New York City
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Ithaca
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Castile
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Lancaster
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
End: New York City

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): take a stroll through Times Square and then pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the New York City trip planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to New York City. August in New York City sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 71°F at night. On the 9th (Fri), you'll travel to Ithaca.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square

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Ithaca

Ithaca ©
Ithaca is a city in the Southern Tier-Finger Lakes region of New York. You've now added Watkins Glen State Park to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: deepen your understanding at Cornell University and then immerse yourself in nature at Robert Treman State Park.

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Drive from New York City to Ithaca in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a bus. In August, Ithaca is a bit cooler than New York City - with highs of 78°F and lows of 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Ithaca

Nature Parks

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Watkins Glen State Park
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Robert Treman State Park ©
Robert Treman State Park
Watkins Glen State Park ©
Watkins Glen State Park
Cornell University ©
Cornell University

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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Niagara Falls has been added to your itinerary. On the 12th (Mon), take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Niagara Falls online holiday planner .

Drive from Ithaca to Niagara Falls in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Niagara Falls can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 61°F. On the 12th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Castile.

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Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

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Castile

Castile ©
Established in 1821 and named after a historical region in Spain, Castile is a town in Wyoming County with a neighboring village of the same name known for its rural lifestyle.
Letchworth State Park has been added to your itinerary. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Rushford Lake and then immerse yourself in nature at Letchworth State Park.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Castile online visit planner .

Getting from Niagara Falls to Castile by car takes about 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 59°F. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Wed) before leaving for Lancaster.

Things to do in Castile

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Rushford Lake
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Letchworth State Park ©
Letchworth State Park
Rushford Lake ©
Rushford Lake

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Lancaster

Lancaster ©
The heart of Pennsylvania's famous "Dutch Country," Lancaster is one of the nation's oldest inland cities, founded in 1730.
You've now added The Amish Farm and House to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): contemplate the long history of The Amish Farm and House.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Lancaster online day trip planner .

Drive from Castile to Lancaster in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In August, daytime highs in Lancaster are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Lancaster

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The Amish Farm and House ©
The Amish Farm and House

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