4 days in New York City & Portland Itinerary

4 days in New York City & Portland Itinerary

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4 days in New York City & Portland Itinerary

Start: Newark
Drive:  30​min
1
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Portland
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Newark

2
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: go for a walk through Central Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, don't miss a visit to Times Square, and appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the New York City day trip tool .

Newark to New York City is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Newark in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in New York City, with lows of 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Portland.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

1
night
Portland

Portland ©
Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
On the 7th (Sun), wander the streets of Old Port, then sample the tasty concoctions at Rising Tide Brewing Company, then stroll through Eastern Promenade, and finally examine the collection at Portland Head Light.

To see maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Portland journey planning tool .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Portland takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In October, Portland is slightly colder than New York City - with highs of 62°F and lows of 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Trails Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Portland Head Light
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Eastern Promenade ©
Eastern Promenade
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
Old Port ©
Old Port

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