5 days in New York City, Cleveland & Pittsburgh Itinerary

5 days in New York City, Cleveland & Pittsburgh Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

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Drive
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New York City
— 1 night
Fly
2
Cleveland
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Pittsburgh
— 1 night
Fly

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New York City

— 1 night

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
On the 15th (Mon), don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, then race across the water with a speed boat tour, and then appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial. On the 16th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Point Lookout Beach, wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, and then view the masterpieces at Yunhong Chopsticks.

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Newark to New York City is an approximately 1-hour car ride. 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 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Cleveland.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Outdoors · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Cleveland

— 2 nights

Forest City

A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
On the 17th (Wed), identify plant and animal life at F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm and then look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Shaker Lakes. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): stroll through Main Street Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Lakeview Park.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Cleveland trip maker website.

You can fly from New York City to Cleveland in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from New York City, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Cleveland, ranging from highs of 79°F to lows of 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Cleveland

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Pittsburgh

— 1 night

City of Bridges

Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): stop by Stamoolis Brothers Company, tour the pleasant surroundings at Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Point State Park, and finally visit Mount Washington.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Pittsburgh online road trip planner.

Getting from Cleveland to Pittsburgh by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Pittsburgh can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

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