6 days in Brooklyn & New York City Itinerary

6 days in Brooklyn & New York City Itinerary

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6 days in Brooklyn & New York City Itinerary

Start: Brooklyn
1
Brooklyn
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
New York City
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
End: Brooklyn

2
nights
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.
Brooklyn Tabernacle has been added to your itinerary. Head to Norwood Museum and Raaka Chocolatefor some retail therapy. Step out of Brooklyn to go to Bronx and see Bronx Zoo, which is approximately 30 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, browse the eclectic array of goods at Williamsburg Smorgasburg, take in the waterfront at Coney Island, and walk around Brooklyn Bridge Park.

For reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Brooklyn road trip tool .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Brooklyn. In September, daily temperatures in Brooklyn can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to drive to New York City.

Things to do in Brooklyn

Parks Shopping Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Queens, Bronx Zoo
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Bronx Zoo ©
Bronx Zoo
Brooklyn Heights Promenade ©
Brooklyn Heights Promenade
Brooklyn Tabernacle ©
Brooklyn Tabernacle

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial and then take in the pleasant sights at Central Park. On the next day, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, then get a taste of the local shopping with Fifth Avenue, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Chelsea Market.

For more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the New York City trip itinerary planner.

New York City is just a stone's throw from Brooklyn. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in September, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

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