5 days in New York City & Brooklyn Itinerary

5 days in New York City & Brooklyn Itinerary

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5 days in New York City & Brooklyn Itinerary

Start: Las Vegas
Fly + foot:  8​h 45​min
1
New York City
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Brooklyn
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Las Vegas

3
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.
Visit 9/11 Memorial and Tiles For America for their historical value. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Yunhong Chopsticks. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Fifth Avenue, stroll around Central Park, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and contemplate the long history of Ellis Island.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our New York City day trip app .

Las Vegas to New York City is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Las Vegas to New York City, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in November, you will find days in New York City are a bit cooler (57°F), and nights are about the same (44°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can go by car to Brooklyn.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

1
night
Brooklyn

Brooklyn ©
Though it may be less popular or touristy than its big brother Manhattan, Brooklyn boasts of one of the largest and hippest art districts in the United States.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Jacques Torres Chocolate. Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Norwood Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO, then learn the secrets of production at Jacques Torres Chocolate, and finally explore the galleries of Brooklyn Museum.

For photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Brooklyn online itinerary planner .

Brooklyn is just a short distance from New York City. In November, daytime highs in Brooklyn are 57°F, while nighttime lows are 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brooklyn

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Norwood Museum
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Jacques Torres Chocolate ©
Jacques Torres Chocolate
Norwood Museum ©
Norwood Museum
Brooklyn Museum ©
Brooklyn Museum

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