17 days in New York City & Nashville Itinerary

17 days in New York City & Nashville Itinerary

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1
New York City
— 6 nights
2
Nashville
— 9 nights

6
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 St. Patrick's Cathedral and Saint Paul Chapel are in your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as Holtsville Ecology Site and Quogue Wildlife Refuge. Change things up with these side-trips from New York City: Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge (in Shirley), Sam's Point Preserve (in Cragsmoor) and Shawangunk Grasslands National Wildlife Refuge (in Wallkill). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our New York City trip itinerary builder site.

Istanbul, Turkey to New York City is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time (TRT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 8 hours. April in New York City sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Nashville.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Holtsville Ecology Site, Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge, Sam's Point Preserve, Shawangunk Grasslands National Wildlife Refuge, Quogue Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

9
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe and Andrew Jackson's Hermitage. Lotz House Museum and RCA Studio B will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nashville: Johnsonville State Historic Park (in New Johnsonville), Edgar Evins State Park (in Silver Point) and Fort Donelson National Cemetery (in Dover). Next up on the itinerary: witness the site of a historic battle at Carter House, admire the landmark architecture of The Parthenon, immerse yourself in nature at Mousetail Landing State Park, and identify plant and animal life at Bowie Nature Park.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Nashville day trip planner.

Fly from New York City to Nashville in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from New York City in April, you will find days in Nashville are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nashville

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Franklin, Moss-Wright Park, Bowie Nature Park, Johnsonville State Historic Park, Short Springs Natural Area
Highlights from your plan
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe ©
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Carter House ©
Carter House

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