9 days in New York State & Intercourse Itinerary

9 days in New York State & Intercourse Itinerary

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9 days in New York State & Intercourse Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly + Drive:  8​h 30​min
1
Long Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Hyde Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Lake George
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
4
Intercourse
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: Los Angeles

1
night
Long Beach

Long Beach ©
Long Beach is a city in Nassau County, New York, United States. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Point Lookout Beach, then contemplate the waterfront views at Marine Nature Study Area, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: immerse yourself in nature at Jones Beach State Park and then kick back and relax at Gilgo Beach.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Long Beach road trip planning app .

Los Angeles to Long Beach is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Long Beach. In July in Long Beach, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 71°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Hyde Park.

Things to do in Long Beach

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Gilgo Beach, Marine Nature Study Area, Jones Beach State Park, Point Lookout Beach
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Jones Beach State Park ©
Jones Beach State Park
Gilgo Beach ©
Gilgo Beach
Marine Nature Study Area ©
Marine Nature Study Area

2
nights
Hyde Park

Hyde Park ©
Hyde Park is a town in Dutchess County, New York, bordering the Hudson River north of Poughkeepsie. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Val-Kill Cottage, steep yourself in history at Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt, and then steep yourself in history at Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site, then visit a coastal fixture at Lighthouse, then explore the world behind art at Opus 40, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Karma Triyana Dharmachakra Tibetan Buddhist Monastery.

To find reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Hyde Park journey maker .

Drive from Long Beach to Hyde Park in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Long Beach in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Hyde Park, with lows of 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Lake George.

Things to do in Hyde Park

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Saugerties, Karma Triyana Dharmachakra Tibetan Buddhist Monastery
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Lighthouse ©
Lighthouse
Opus 40 ©
Opus 40

1
night
Lake George

Lake George ©
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.
On the 10th (Wed), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake George, do a tasting at Adirondack Winery, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Prospect Mountain, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Fort William Henry Museum & Restoration.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Lake George day trip planning tool .

Getting from Hyde Park to Lake George by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Lake George can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Intercourse.

Things to do in Lake George

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Adirondack Winery
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Lake George ©
Lake George
Adirondack Winery ©
Adirondack Winery

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nights
Intercourse

Intercourse ©
Intercourse is an unincorporated village and census-designated place in Leacock Township, Lancaster County in the U.S. You've now added Amish Country to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): wander the streets of Amish Country, browse the eclectic array of goods at Root's Country Market & Auction, get engrossed in the history at Hans Herr House Museum, putt your heart out at Village Greens Miniature Golf, then look for gifts at Kitchen Kettle Village, and finally examine the collection at The Quilt Museum. On the 17th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Wharton Esherick Museum, then witness the site of a historic battle at Valley Forge National Historical Park, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington Memorial Chapel, and finally savor the flavors at The Village Farm Market.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Intercourse online road trip planner .

Getting from Niagara Falls to Intercourse by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or do a combination of train and flight. In July, daily temperatures in Intercourse can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Intercourse

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Valley Forge, The Village Farm Market, Wharton Esherick Museum, Root's Country Market & Auction, Village Greens Miniature Golf
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Hans Herr House Museum ©
Hans Herr House Museum
Wharton Esherick Museum ©
Wharton Esherick Museum
Washington Memorial Chapel ©
Washington Memorial Chapel

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