5 days in New York City, Brooklyn & Bronx Itinerary

5 days in New York City, Brooklyn & Bronx Itinerary

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5 days in New York City, Brooklyn & Bronx Itinerary

Start: San Antonio
Fly + foot:  7​h
1
New York City
— 2 nights
Drive:  15​min
2
Brooklyn
— 1 day
Drive:  15​min
3
New York City
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
4
Bronx
— 1 day
Drive:  30​min
5
New York City
— 1 night
foot + Fly:  7​h
End: San Antonio

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Empire State Building, Show, Don't Tell Mama, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): go for a walk through Central Park.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read New York City trip planning app .

San Antonio to New York City is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect colder weather when traveling from San Antonio in February: highs in New York City hover around 46°F, while lows dip to 29°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Brooklyn.

Things to do in New York City

Nightlife Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square
Don't Tell Mama ©
Don't Tell Mama

1
day
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 Dumbo, Brooklyn Bridge Park and Kick Axe Throwing. Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): stroll through Brooklyn Bridge Park, get to know the fascinating history of Brooklyn Heights Promenade, then wander the streets of Dumbo, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Kick Axe Throwing.

To see more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Brooklyn attractions planner .

Brooklyn is just a short distance from New York City. February in Brooklyn sees daily highs of 46°F and lows of 29°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can drive to New York City.

Things to do in Brooklyn

Neighborhoods Fun & Games Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dumbo ©
Dumbo
Brooklyn Heights Promenade ©
Brooklyn Heights Promenade
Brooklyn Bridge Park ©
Brooklyn Bridge Park

1
night
New York City

New York City ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Slipper Room as well as Chelsea Market.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our New York City travel itinerary planner.

New York City is just a short distance from Brooklyn. On the 9th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bronx.

Things to do in New York City

Nightlife Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Slipper Room ©
The Slipper Room
Chelsea Market ©
Chelsea Market

1
day
Bronx

Bronx ©
The northernmost New York City borough, the Bronx has many claims to fame, including being the birthplace of hip-hop and home of the New York Yankees.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): stroll through Hudson Park and Beach, then kick back and relax at Rye Town Park & Beach, and then try your luck at Empire City Casino.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Bronx trip itinerary builder site .

Bronx is very close to New York City. In February, daytime highs in Bronx are 42°F, while nighttime lows are 29°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to go by car to New York City.

Things to do in Bronx

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Hudson Park and Beach, Rye Town Park & Beach, Empire City Casino
Highlights from your plan
Hudson Park and Beach ©
Hudson Park and Beach
Empire City Casino
Empire City Casino

1
night
New York City

New York City ©
For maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the New York City trip builder app .

New York City is very close to Bronx. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue

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