9 days in Niagara Falls & Cooperstown Itinerary

9 days in Niagara Falls & Cooperstown Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New York State route planner

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Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
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Cooperstown
— 6 nights

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Niagara Falls

— 2 nights

Honeymoon Capital of the World

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S. half of the famous waterfall that straddles the border between Canada and the United States.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): head outdoors with Niagara Jet Adventures, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary of the Cataract R. C. Parish, then Head underground at Cave of the Winds, then head outdoors with Maid of the Mist, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Niagara Falls Observation Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Sun): observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium of Niagara, take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls, then admire the striking features of Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House, and finally don't miss a visit to Canalside.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Niagara Falls tour planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Niagara Falls. July in Niagara Falls sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Cooperstown.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Cooperstown

— 6 nights

Village of Cooperstown

Best known as the home of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, Cooperstown embraces Americana.
Attractions like National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum and Howe Caverns make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Cooperstown side-trips: Erie Canal Cruises (in Herkimer), Cobleskill (Secret Caverns & Tagua Nut Gift Shop & Cafe) and Fort Herkimer Church (in Mohawk). There's much more to do: whizz through the canopy at New York Zipline Adventure Tours, find something for the whole family at Barnyard Swing, take in the awesome beauty at Bald Mountain, and experience rural life at The Farmers' Museum.

To find out how to plan a trip to Cooperstown, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Niagara Falls to Cooperstown in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In July, daily temperatures in Cooperstown can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 60°F.

Things to do in Cooperstown

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Museums

Side Trips