10 days in New York State Itinerary

10 days in New York State Itinerary

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10 days in New York State Itinerary

Start: Bucharest
Fly + Bus:  9 h 30 min
1
New York City
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Rochester
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  19 h 30 min
End: Bucharest

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 day-by-day itinerary now includes Long Beach, Empire State Building and Statue of Liberty National Monument. You'll explore and learn at American Museum of Natural History and National Museum of the American Indian. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Ellis Island and Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. Take a break from New York City with a short trip to Rockaway Beach in Far Rockaway, about 30 minutes away. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Tenement Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Seaport District NYC, steep yourself in history at Governors Island National Monument, and get engrossed in the history at Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read New York City sightseeing planner.

Bucharest, Romania to New York City is an approximately 16- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time (EET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Bucharest in August, New York City is a bit warmer at night with lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Rochester.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Rockaway Beach, Long Beach
Highlights from your plan
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

2
nights
Rochester

Rochester ©
Blending big-city culture with small-town charm, Rochester sits on the southern shore of Lake Ontario.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Genesee Country Village & Museum, then get engrossed in the history at George Eastman Museum, and then explore the activities along Erie Canal. On the 16th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: cool off at Roseland Waterpark and then steep yourself in history at Ganondagan State Historic Site.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Rochester tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Rochester takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from New York City in August, Rochester is slightly colder at night with lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to drive to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Rochester

Parks Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Erie Canal, Ganondagan State Historic Site, Genesee Country Village & Museum, Roseland Waterpark
Highlights from your plan
George Eastman Museum ©
George Eastman Museum
Genesee Country Village & Museum ©
Genesee Country Village & Museum
Ganondagan State Historic Site ©
Ganondagan State Historic Site

2
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls and then explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds. Here are some ideas for day two: immerse yourself in nature at Devil's Hole State Park, trek along Niagara Gorge Trail, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Buffalo City Hall.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Niagara Falls vacation maker app.

Traveling by car from Rochester to Niagara Falls takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Buffalo City Hall
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Devil's Hole State Park ©
Devil's Hole State Park

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