6 days in Buffalo & New York City Itinerary

6 days in Buffalo & New York City Itinerary

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6 days in Buffalo & New York City Itinerary

Start: Buffalo
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Buffalo
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h
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New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Buffalo

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day
Buffalo

Buffalo ©
The most populous city in the state after New York, Buffalo serves as the gateway to Niagara Falls and Canada for many travelers.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): enjoy breathtaking views from Buffalo City Hall, then admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Buffalo tour itinerary planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Buffalo. In May in Buffalo, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 50°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Buffalo

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Niagara Falls
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Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Buffalo City Hall ©
Buffalo City Hall

5
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the striking features of Grand Central Terminal, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and walk around The High Line.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the New York City trip itinerary builder app .

You can fly from Buffalo to New York City in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. May in New York City sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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