4 days in Niagara Falls & New York City Itinerary

4 days in Niagara Falls & New York City Itinerary

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4 days in Niagara Falls & New York City Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly + bus:  4​h 30​min
1
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 15​min
2
New York City
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
End: Washington DC

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night
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls.

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Washington DC to Niagara Falls is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in August; daily highs in Niagara Falls reach 80°F and lows reach 61°F. On the 16th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New York City.

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Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial and then take in the pleasant sights at Central Park. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, don't miss a visit to Times Square, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

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Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Niagara Falls to New York City takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Niagara Falls in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 71°F in New York City. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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