7 days in New York State Itinerary

7 days in New York State Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New York State planner

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New York City

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Eataly, Macy's Herald Square, Rosie O'Grady's Time Square, and other attractions you added. Discover out-of-the-way places like Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours and Food Tours. There's still lots to do: hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, stroll around World Trade Center's Liberty Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and wander the streets of Dumbo.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our New York City vacation maker tool.

Madison to New York City is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Madison in December; daily highs in New York City reach 48°F and lows reach 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

New York State travel guide

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Observation Decks · Scenic Walking Areas · Monuments
The Empire State
Home to the country's most populous city, the state of New York is a major gateway for immigration into the United States, but also one of the nation's prime holiday destinations. Take a trip down the state's numerous wilderness trails and scenic roads to visit quaint small towns, sandy beaches, historical estates, and artist colonies. Though the majority of visitors head for the big-city restaurants, theaters, and museums, you can venture deeper into the rugged and remote mountain areas to discover a world of picturesque forests, rivers, mountains, and lakes. New York also boasts the nation's largest forest preserve, encompassing much of the northeastern lobe of the state.