17 days in New York City & Philadelphia Itinerary

17 days in New York City & Philadelphia Itinerary

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17 days in New York City & Philadelphia Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + bus:  14​h 15​min
1
New York City
— 8 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Philadelphia
— 7 nights
train + Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Tel Aviv

8
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: wander the streets of Times Square, get great views at Top of the Rock, go for a walk through Central Park, and admire the landmark architecture of Grand Central Terminal.

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

Tel Aviv, Israel to New York City is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv to New York City, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in New York City, with lows of 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Times Square ©
Times Square
Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue

7
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Philadelphia: Brandywine River Museum of Art (in Chadds Ford), Longwood Gardens (in Kennett Square) and Valley Forge National Historical Park (in Valley Forge). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Wissahickon Valley Park, steep yourself in history at Ephrata Cloister, admire the striking features of Boathouse Row, and get engrossed in the history at Independence Hall.

Make your Philadelphia itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can take a train from New York City to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Philadelphia, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ephrata Cloister, Bury The Hatchet Bensalem - Axe Throwing, Longwood Gardens, Chanticleer, Valley Forge National Historical Park
Highlights from your plan
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Brandywine River Museum of Art ©
Brandywine River Museum of Art
Asa Packer Mansion ©
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