8 days in New York State Itinerary

8 days in New York State Itinerary

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8 days in New York State Itinerary

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

4
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.
Get some historical perspective at 9/11 Memorial and Trinity Church. Get some cultural insight at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and St. Patrick's Cathedral. Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through Central Park, don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument, explore the world behind art at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City trip itinerary planning tool .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to New York City. In July, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bronx.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

3
nights
Bronx

Bronx ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): explore the different monuments and memorials at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery and then explore and take pictures at Yankee Stadium. On the next day, make a trip to Union Church of Pocantico Hills, take in nature's colorful creations at Kykuit, and then meet the residents at Bronx Zoo.

To find traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Bronx vacation tool .

Bronx is just a stone's throw from New York City. In July, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Bronx

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Sleepy Hollow, Sagamore Hill National Historic Site, Union Church of Pocantico Hills
Highlights from your plan
Kykuit ©
Kykuit
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery ©
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
Sagamore Hill National Historic Site ©
Sagamore Hill National Historic Site

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