4 days in New York State Itinerary

4 days in New York State Itinerary

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4 days in New York State Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly + Drive:  5​h
1
Blue Mountain Lake
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Bedford
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
New York City
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h
End: Boston

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Blue Mountain Lake

Blue Mountain Lake ©
Blue Mountain Lake is a rural hamlet in the Town of Indian Lake of Hamilton County, New York at the intersection of New York Routes 28 and 30. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Adirondack Experience, The Museum on Blue Mountain Lake.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Blue Mountain Lake trip planning website .

Boston to Blue Mountain Lake is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also fly. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Boston in July: high temperatures in Blue Mountain Lake hover around 76°F and lows are around 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Bedford.

Things to do in Blue Mountain Lake

Museums Wildlife Parks
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night
Bedford

Bedford ©
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Mianus River Gorge Preserve, then identify plant and animal life at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wolf Conservation Center.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Bedford driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Blue Mountain Lake to Bedford in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Blue Mountain Lake in July: high temperatures in Bedford hover around 83°F and lows are around 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Bedford

Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, Wolf Conservation Center
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Ward Pound Ridge Reservation ©
Ward Pound Ridge Reservation
Wolf Conservation Center ©
Wolf Conservation Center
Mianus River Gorge Preserve ©
Mianus River Gorge Preserve

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): examine the collection at 9/11 Memorial and then go for a walk through Central Park. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, then wander the streets of Times Square, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the New York City trip planner .

You can drive from Bedford to New York City in 1.5 hours. In July in New York City, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 72°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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