17 days in New York City & Queens Itinerary

17 days in New York City & Queens Itinerary

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Queens
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New York City

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours, A Slice of Brooklyn Bus Tours, The Lion King, and other attractions you added. Explore hidden gems such as Woodbury Common Premium Outlets and Independence National Historical Park. Visit Bay Head Beach and Mantoloking Beach for some beach relaxation. Explore New York City's surroundings by going to Eastern State Penitentiary (in Philadelphia), Bushkill Falls (in Bushkill) and Lucas candies (in Haverstraw). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt, go for a walk through Central Park, get to know the fascinating history of Brooklyn Heights Promenade, and wander the streets of SoHo.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City trip planner.

If you are flying in from Turkey, the closest major aiports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. August in New York City sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Queens.

Things to do in New York City

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Independence National Historical Park ©
Independence National Historical Park

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Queens

Queens
Queens is the easternmost and largest in area of the five boroughs of New York City. Jacob Riis Park has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): get to know the resident critters at Queens Zoo, then kick back and relax at Riis Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Jacob Riis Park. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Astoria Park, see the interesting displays at Noguchi Museum, then explore the world behind art at MoMA PS1, and finally stroll around Hunter's Point South Park.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Queens trip itinerary planner.

Getting from New York City to Queens by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a subway; or take a bus. In September in Queens, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Queens

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Queens Zoo
Queens Zoo
Jacob Riis Park ©
Jacob Riis Park
Noguchi Museum ©
Noguchi Museum