2 days in New York City & Atlantic City Itinerary

2 days in New York City & Atlantic City Itinerary

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2 days in New York City & Atlantic City Itinerary

Start: New York City
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New York City
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 30​min
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Atlantic City
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
End: New York City

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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.
On the 18th (Sat), pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial and then go for a walk through Central Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City trip itinerary builder app .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to New York City. May in New York City sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 55°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Atlantic City.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

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Atlantic City

Atlantic City ©
The gambling capital of the east coast, Atlantic City is best known for its numerous casinos, colorful boardwalk, and beach.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Civil Rights Garden, pause for some photo ops at New Jersey Korean War Memorial, appreciate the history behind Greek Temple Monument World War I Memorial, take in the exciting artwork at Donna Elias' Bayside Gallery & Coastal Gifts, then enjoy the sea views from Absecon Lighthouse, and finally sample the fine beverages at Little Water Distillery.

To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Atlantic City online day trip planner .

Getting from New York City to Atlantic City by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train, tram, and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Atlantic City

Breweries & Distilleries Historic Sites Museums
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Little Water Distillery ©
Little Water Distillery
Civil Rights Garden ©
Civil Rights Garden

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