5 days in New York City & Syracuse Itinerary

5 days in New York City & Syracuse Itinerary

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5 days in New York City & Syracuse Itinerary

Start: Omaha
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Syracuse
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Omaha

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.
Kids will enjoy Central Park and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Empire State Building, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, steep yourself in history at Federal Hall, and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read New York City trip maker website .

Omaha to New York City is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in New York City when traveling from Omaha in August, with lows around 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Syracuse.

Things to do in New York City

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

1
night
Syracuse

Syracuse ©
Syracuse is a city in, and the county seat of, Onondaga County, New York, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): grab your bike and head to Cranx Indoor and Outdoor Bike & Sports Park, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Rosamond Gifford Zoo, and then explore the activities along Webster Pond.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Syracuse trip planning website .

Getting from New York City to Syracuse by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from New York City in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Syracuse, with lows of 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Syracuse

Parks Trails Zoos & Aquariums
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Webster Pond ©
Webster Pond
Rosamond Gifford Zoo ©
Rosamond Gifford Zoo

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