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: Toronto
Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
1
New York City
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Cold Spring
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Toronto

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.
Bring the kids along to Central Park and American Museum of Natural History. Appreciate the collections at 9/11 Memorial and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, contemplate the long history of Ellis Island, and take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the New York City trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to New York City is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive. In October, New York City is a bit warmer than Toronto - with highs of 24°C and lows of 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can go by car to Cold Spring.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

2
nights
Cold Spring

Cold Spring ©
Cold Spring is a village in the town of Philipstown in Putnam County, New York, United States. On the 25th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Shawangunk Grasslands National Wildlife Refuge, view the masterpieces at DM Weil Gallery, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Sam's Point Preserve. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation and then identify plant and animal life at Wolf Conservation Center.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Cold Spring visit website .

Traveling by car from New York City to Cold Spring takes 1.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from New York City in October, with highs in Cold Spring at 20°C and lows at 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cold Spring

Wildlife Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Sam's Point Preserve, Shawangunk Grasslands National Wildlife Refuge, Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, DM Weil Gallery, Wolf Conservation Center
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DM Weil Gallery ©
DM Weil Gallery
Wolf Conservation Center ©
Wolf Conservation Center
Ward Pound Ridge Reservation ©
Ward Pound Ridge Reservation

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