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
Drive:  6​h
1
Ithaca
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Hyde Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
New York City
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Ithaca
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Toronto

1
night
Ithaca

Ithaca ©
Ithaca is a city in the Southern Tier-Finger Lakes region of New York. For ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Ithaca trip planner .

Toronto, Canada to Ithaca is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Toronto in August since evenings lows in Ithaca dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Hyde Park.

Things to do in Ithaca

Parks Nature
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Robert Treman State Park ©
Robert Treman State Park

1
night
Hyde Park

Hyde Park ©
Hyde Park is a town in Dutchess County, New York, bordering the Hudson River north of Poughkeepsie. You've now added Staatsburgh State Historic Site / Mills Mansion to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt and then take in the views from Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Hyde Park journey maker website .

Drive from Ithaca to Hyde Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Hyde Park can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. On the 29th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to New York City.

Things to do in Hyde Park

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Staatsburgh State Historic Site / Mills Mansion, Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park
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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Chelsea Market, St. Patrick's Cathedral, Temple Emanu-El, and other attractions. Next up on the itinerary: walk around Central Park, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, wander the streets of Times Square, and pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our New York City vacation planner .

Drive from Hyde Park to New York City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in New York City when traveling from Hyde Park in August, with lows around 25°C. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Mon) before leaving for Ithaca.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

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Ithaca

Ithaca ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cornell University. On the 2nd (Mon), admire all the interesting features of Cornell University.

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Traveling by car from New York City to Ithaca takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from New York City in September, with highs in Ithaca at 26°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ithaca

Parks Nature
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Buttermilk Falls State Park ©
Buttermilk Falls State Park
Cornell University ©
Cornell University

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