60 days in New York State Itinerary

60 days in New York State Itinerary

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Niagara Falls
— 7 nights
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Rochester
— 7 nights
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Lake Placid
— 7 nights
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Lake George
— 7 nights
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Hunter
— 6 nights
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Southampton
— 7 nights
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Huntington
— 7 nights
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Bronx
— 1 night
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New York City
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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©

Honeymoon Capital of the World

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Kids will enjoy Panama Rocks Scenic Park and Maid of the Mist. Change things up with these side-trips from Niagara Falls: Olcott Beach Carousel Park (in Olcott), Reverie Creamery (in Mayville) and Long Point State Park - Lake Chautauqua (in Bemus Point). There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, take in the spiritual surroundings of Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and head outdoors with Niagara Jet Adventures.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Niagara Falls online travel planner.

Charlotte to Niagara Falls is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Charlotte in July: high temperatures in Niagara Falls hover around 81°F and lows are around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Rochester.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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Rochester

Rochester ©

Flower City

Blending big-city culture with small-town charm, Rochester sits on the southern shore of Lake Ontario.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like The Strong National Museum of Play and Tree Creations in Geneseo. Venture out of the city with trips to Skydive Central New York (in Weedsport), Seward House Museum (in Auburn) and American Civil War Memorial (in Waterloo). And it doesn't end there: take a pleasant ride with Painted Bar Stables, get engrossed in the history at Historic Palmyra Museum, contemplate the long history of Phelps General Store, and indulge your taste buds at Flower City Food Tours.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Rochester planning site.

You can drive from Niagara Falls to Rochester in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in July, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Lake Placid.

Things to do in Rochester

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Historic Sites

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Adrenaline / Extreme Tour
Skydive Central New York
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Historic Site
Smith Family Farm
4.9

7
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Lake Placid

Lake Placid ©
Lake Placid is a village in the Adirondack Mountains in Essex County, New York, United States. Attractions like ADK Aquatics and Experience Outdoors, LLC make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Lake Placid side-trips: Champlain Memorial Lighthouse (in Crown Point), Tupper Lake (The Wild Center & Coney Mountain Trail) and Mace Chasm Farm (in Keeseville). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Mirror Lake, explore the landscape on two wheels at Whiteface Mountain Bike Park, get in on the family fun at Adirondack Carousel, and take in the awesome beauty at Adirondack Mountains.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Lake Placid road trip site.

You can drive from Rochester to Lake Placid in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Rochester in July; daily highs in Lake Placid reach 76°F and lows reach 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Lake George.

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Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

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Water Body
Mirror Lake
4.8
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Theme Park
Adirondack Carousel
4.8
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Hiking Trail
Coney Mountain Trail
4.9

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Lake George

Lake George ©

Queen of the American Lakes

A playground for America’s wealthy families, Lake George was nicknamed "Queen of the American Lakes." While these families often stayed in private country houses, a tourism industry built up around them in the early 20th century facilitated by two YMCAs.
Family-friendly places like Square Eddy Expeditions and Schroon Lake Town Beach will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Lake George side-trips: Natural Stone Bridge and Caves (in Pottersville), The Crossroads (in Chestertown) and Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home (in Manchester). There's lots more to do: take a memorable tour with Adirondack Extreme Adventure Course, walk around Rogers Memorial Park, explore the world behind art at The Clark Art Institute, and take a pleasant ride with Saddle Up Stables.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Lake George attractions planning tool.

Traveling by car from Lake Placid to Lake George takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Lake Placid in July, with highs in Lake George at 82°F and lows at 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Hunter.

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Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Tours

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Hunter

Hunter ©
Bring the kids along to Belleayre Beach and K&K Equestrian Center. Change things up with these side-trips from Hunter: Howes Cave (Iroquois Indian Museum & Howe Caverns), Cobleskill (Tagua Nut Gift Shop & Cafe & Secret Caverns) and Thunderhart Golf Course (in Freehold).

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Hunter online route planner.

Traveling by car from Lake George to Hunter takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, daily temperatures in Hunter can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Southampton.

Things to do in Hunter

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature

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Ski Area
Hunter Mountain
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Horseback Riding Tour
K&K Equestrian Center
5.0
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Water Park
Zoom Flume
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Southampton

Southampton ©
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like The Adventure Park at Storrs and Ponquogue Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Southampton: Woodside Orchards (in Aquebogue), Cupsogue Beach County Park (in Westhampton Beach) and Splish Splash (in Calverton).

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Southampton driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Hunter to Southampton takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August in Southampton, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Huntington.

Things to do in Southampton

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

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Spa / Wellness
House of Wellness
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7
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Huntington

Huntington ©
The Town of Huntington is one of ten towns in Suffolk County, New York, United States. Family-friendly places like JK Kayak & Sup and Fire Island National Seashore will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Huntington: Freeport's Nautical Mile (in Freeport), Long Beach (in Long Beach) and Jones Beach State Park (in Wantagh). Pack the 13th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Adventureland. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Joel L. Lefkowitz Park at West Meadow Beach, admire the majestic nature at Caumsett State Park, brush up on your military savvy at Museum of American Armor, and get to know the resident critters at White Post Farms.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Huntington road trip app.

You can drive from Southampton to Huntington in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in August, and nighttime lows around 67°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bronx.

Things to do in Huntington

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Theme Parks

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Bronx

Bronx ©

Boogie Town

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 19th (Thu): meet the residents at Bronx Zoo, then take in nature's colorful creations at New York Botanical Garden, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Great Neck Steppingstone Park.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bronx road trip tool.

You can drive from Huntington to Bronx in an hour. Another option is to drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 71°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can go by car to New York City.

Things to do in Bronx

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Beaches · Outdoors

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New York City

New York City ©

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.
Family-friendly places like Central Park and The Metropolitan Museum of Art will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near New York City: Belmar Parasail (in Belmar) and Coney Island (in Brooklyn). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Empire State Building, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock, and find something for the whole family at Victorian Gardens.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the New York City tour planner.

New York City is just a stone's throw from Bronx. In August, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

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Must see
Central Park
4.8

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