15 days in New York State Itinerary

15 days in New York State Itinerary

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15 days in New York State Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
New York City
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Bedford
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Hyde Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Blue Mountain Lake
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
Mumford
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Kuwait City

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.
Popular historic sites such as 9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral are in your itinerary. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Ellis Island are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: go for a walk through Central Park, see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, explore the world behind art at Frick Collection, and explore and take pictures at The High Line.

Plan trip to New York City with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to New York City is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Arabia Standard Time (AST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -8 hour difference. While traveling from Kuwait City, expect much colder days and a bit cooler nights in New York City, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Bedford.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©

2
nights
Bedford

Bedford ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Wolf Conservation Center, identify plant and animal life at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Rye Nature Center. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Mianus River Gorge Preserve, then identify plant and animal life at Teatown Lake Reservation, and then pause for some serene contemplation at First Presbyterian Church of Yorktown.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Bedford tour planner .

You can drive from New York City to Bedford in 1.5 hours. Traveling from New York City in July, Bedford is a bit cooler at night with lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Hyde Park.

Things to do in Bedford

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Wolf Conservation Center, Teatown Lake Reservation, Rye Nature Center, First Presbyterian Church of Yorktown, Ward Pound Ridge Reservation
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Ward Pound Ridge Reservation ©
Ward Pound Ridge Reservation
Wolf Conservation Center ©
Wolf Conservation Center
Teatown Lake Reservation ©
Teatown Lake Reservation

2
nights
Hyde Park

Hyde Park ©
Hyde Park is a town in Dutchess County, New York, bordering the Hudson River north of Poughkeepsie. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Nyquist-Harcourt Wildlife Sanctuary, then look for all kinds of wild species at Black Creek Preserve, and then contemplate the long history of Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the awesome beauty at Catskill Park and then look for all kinds of wild species at Straus Center - Frost Valley YMCA.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Hyde Park visit site .

Drive from Bedford to Hyde Park in 1.5 hours. In July in Hyde Park, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Blue Mountain Lake.

Things to do in Hyde Park

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Nyquist-Harcourt Wildlife Sanctuary, Black Creek Preserve, Straus Center - Frost Valley YMCA, Catskill Park
Highlights from your plan
Black Creek Preserve ©
Black Creek Preserve
Nyquist-Harcourt Wildlife Sanctuary ©

1
night
Blue Mountain Lake

Blue Mountain Lake ©
Blue Mountain Lake is a rural hamlet in the Town of Indian Lake of Hamilton County, New York at the intersection of New York Routes 28 and 30. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Northville-Lake Placid Trail, take an in-depth tour of Adirondack Experience, The Museum on Blue Mountain Lake, and then explore the activities along Blue Mountain Lake.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Blue Mountain Lake road trip website .

Getting from Hyde Park to Blue Mountain Lake by car takes about 3.5 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Hyde Park in July; daily highs in Blue Mountain Lake reach 28°C and lows reach 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mumford.

Things to do in Blue Mountain Lake

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

New York State
Highlights from your plan
Blue Mountain Lake ©
Blue Mountain Lake

1
night
Mumford

Mumford ©
The hamlet of Mumford lies on the west side of the Town of Wheatland, south of Oatka Creek on NY 36 and south of the terminus of NY 383.HistoryThe story of Mumford has been written by several local historians. On the 12th (Fri), explore the world behind art at Genesee Country Village & Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbey of the Genesee, and then see the interesting displays at Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Mumford trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Blue Mountain Lake to Mumford by car takes about 4 hours. Traveling from Blue Mountain Lake in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Mumford, with lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Mumford

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Abbey of the Genesee, Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum
Highlights from your plan
Genesee Country Village & Museum ©
Genesee Country Village & Museum
Abbey of the Genesee ©
Abbey of the Genesee

2
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 13th (Sat), Head underground at Cave of the Winds, identify plant and animal life at Penn Dixie Fossil Park & Nature Reserve, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Our Lady of Victory Basilica. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary of the Cataract R. C. Parish, admire the landmark architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex, explore the world behind art at Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University, then examine the collection at Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Niagara Falls trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Mumford to Niagara Falls in 1.5 hours. July in Niagara Falls sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Our Lady of Victory Basilica, Penn Dixie Fossil Park & Nature Reserve, Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex
Highlights from your plan

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