20 days in New York State Itinerary

20 days in New York State Itinerary

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20 days in New York State Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Drive:  1 h 45 min
1
Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Jamestown
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
3
North Creek
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Kerhonkson
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Cold Spring
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
New York City
— 5 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Ferry:  4 h 30 min
End: Toronto

3
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Niagara Falls is known for nature, casinos, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: Head underground at Cave of the Winds, admire the majestic nature at Whirlpool State Park, trek along Devil's Hole State Park, and go for a walk through Goat Island.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Niagara Falls holiday maker website .

Toronto, Canada to Niagara Falls is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Jamestown.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Niagara Jet Adventures
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Jet Adventures ©
Niagara Jet Adventures
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

2
nights
Jamestown

Jamestown ©
Jamestown is a city in southern Chautauqua County, New York, in the United States. On the 29th (Mon), explore the striking landscape at Panama Rocks Scenic Park, admire the majestic nature at Allegany State Park, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Allegany River Valley Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Cassadaga Lake, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Lake View Cemetery, and then examine the collection at National Comedy Center.

For topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Jamestown planning site .

Traveling by car from Niagara Falls to Jamestown takes 2 hours. Traveling from Niagara Falls in June, you will find days in Jamestown are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel to North Creek.

Things to do in Jamestown

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Allegany River Valley Trail, Cassadaga Lake, Panama Rocks Scenic Park, Allegany State Park
Highlights from your plan
Panama Rocks Scenic Park ©
Panama Rocks Scenic Park
Cassadaga Lake ©
Cassadaga Lake
Allegany State Park ©
Allegany State Park

3
nights
North Creek

North Creek ©
North Creek is a census-designated place and hamlet in the Adirondack Park, in the town of Johnsburg, in Warren County, New York, United States. Explore North Creek's surroundings by going to Adirondack Experience, The Museum on Blue Mountain Lake (in Blue Mountain Lake), Bald Mountain (in Old Forge) and Fishing Charters & Tours (in Bolton Landing). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Square Eddy Expeditions, make a trip to Natural Stone Bridge and Caves, get curious at Star Trek Original Series Set Tour, and kick back and relax at Schroon Lake Town Beach.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our North Creek trip planning website .

You can drive from Jamestown to North Creek in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In June, daily temperatures in North Creek can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Kerhonkson.

Things to do in North Creek

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Star Trek Original Series Set Tour, Mirror Lake, Schroon Lake Town Beach, Bald Mountain, Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Square Eddy Expeditions ©
Square Eddy Expeditions
Bald Mountain ©
Bald Mountain
Mirror Lake ©
Mirror Lake

3
nights
Kerhonkson

Kerhonkson ©
Kerhonkson is a hamlet (and census-designated place) in Ulster County, New York, United States. Explore Kerhonkson's surroundings by going to Giant Ledge and Panther Mountain (in Big Indian), Straus Center - Frost Valley YMCA (in Claryville) and Belleayre Beach (in Pine Hill). There's much more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Minnewaska State Park Preserve, contemplate the waterfront views at T.R. Gallo West Strand Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Black Creek Preserve, and take a peaceful walk through Catskill Park.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kerhonkson trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from North Creek to Kerhonkson takes 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Cold Spring.

Things to do in Kerhonkson

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

New Paltz, Straus Center - Frost Valley YMCA, T.R. Gallo West Strand Park, Giant Ledge and Panther Mountain, Black Creek Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Minnewaska State Park Preserve ©
Minnewaska State Park Preserve
Sam's Point Preserve ©
Sam's Point Preserve
Black Creek Preserve ©
Black Creek Preserve

3
nights
Cold Spring

Cold Spring ©
Cold Spring is a village in the town of Philipstown in Putnam County, New York, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cold Spring: Valley Cottage (Hook Mountain State Park & Rockland Lake State Park), Rockefeller State Park Preserve (in Pleasantville) and Mt. Ninham Fire Tower (in Carmel). There's much more to do: explore the landscape on two wheels at Dutchess Rail Trail, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Schunnemunk State Park, and identify plant and animal life at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation.

To find where to stay, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Cold Spring trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Kerhonkson to Cold Spring takes 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to New York City.

Things to do in Cold Spring

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Valley Cottage, Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, Dutchess Rail Trail, Schunnemunk State Park, Wolf Conservation Center
Highlights from your plan
Rockefeller State Park Preserve ©
Rockefeller State Park Preserve
Hook Mountain State Park ©
Hook Mountain State Park
Rockland Lake State Park ©
Rockland Lake State Park

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, and stroll through The High Line.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read New York City holiday builder.

You can drive from Cold Spring to New York City in 1.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Cold Spring in July since evenings lows in New York City dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©
Statue of Liberty National Monument

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