10 days in Philadelphia, New Jersey & New York City Itinerary

10 days in Philadelphia, New Jersey & New York City Itinerary

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10 days in Philadelphia, New Jersey & New York City Itinerary

Start: Miami
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Philadelphia
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Edison
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Miami

3
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Step out of Philadelphia with an excursion to Grounds For Sculpture in Hamilton--about 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Wissahickon Valley Park, stroll through Schuylkill River Trail, explore the world behind art at Rodin Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Philadelphia trip website .

Miami to Philadelphia is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Miami in December, things will get much colder in Philadelphia: highs are around 48°F and lows about 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can drive to Edison.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Bury The Hatchet Cherry Hill - Axe Throwing, Grounds For Sculpture
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Urban Axes Philadelphia ©
Urban Axes Philadelphia
Wissahickon Valley Park ©
Wissahickon Valley Park
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art

1
night
Edison

Edison ©
Edison is a township in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States, in the New York City metropolitan area, and the Raritan Bayshore subregion of the Jersey Shore. On the 31st (Tue), browse the collection at Somerset County-Bridgewater Township Library, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Guruvayoorappan Temple, and then get your game on at Bury The Hatchet Old Bridge - Axe Throwing.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Edison vacation maker website .

Drive from Philadelphia to Edison in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 47°F in December, and nighttime lows around 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can drive to New York City.

Things to do in Edison

Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trips

Somerset County-Bridgewater Township Library, Sri Guruvayoorappan Temple, Bury The Hatchet Old Bridge - Axe Throwing
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5
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: go for a walk through Central Park, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, contemplate the long history of 9/11 Memorial, and don't miss a visit to Grand Central Terminal.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our New York City trip planner .

You can drive from Edison to New York City in an hour. December in New York City sees daily highs of 48°F and lows of 36°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hoboken Waterfront Walkway
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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