6 days in New York State Itinerary

6 days in New York State Itinerary

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6 days in New York State Itinerary

Start: Columbus
Fly:  4​h
1
New York City
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Long Beach
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  4​h
3
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
End: Columbus

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, take a stroll through Times Square, and take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City online trip itinerary maker .

Columbus to New York City is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Columbus in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 71°F in New York City. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Long Beach.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Times Square ©
Times Square
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

1
night
Long Beach

Long Beach ©
Long Beach is a city in Nassau County, New York, United States. Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Lido Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Point Lookout Beach, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Barrier Brewing Company.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Long Beach day trip planner.

Traveling by car from New York City to Long Beach takes 1.5 hours. August in Long Beach sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 69°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Long Beach

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Point Lookout Beach, Lido Beach, Barrier Brewing Company
Highlights from your plan
Point Lookout Beach ©
Point Lookout Beach

2
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls, Head underground at Cave of the Winds, and then hike along Niagara Gorge Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Fri): take in panoramic vistas at Niagara Falls Observation Tower, head outdoors with Niagara Jet Adventures, and then immerse yourself in nature at Devil's Hole State Park.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Niagara Falls day trip planning site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Long Beach to Niagara Falls. Traveling from Long Beach in August, plan for little chillier nights in Niagara Falls, with lows around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Niagara Jet Adventures
Highlights from your plan
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Devil's Hole State Park ©
Devil's Hole State Park

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