14 days in New York State Itinerary

14 days in New York State Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manchester
Fly + Bus:  11 h 15 min
1
New York City
— 5 nights
Bus + Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Watkins Glen
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
3
Cooperstown
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Lake George
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Lake Placid
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
6
Alexandria Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
7
Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  13 h 30 min
End: Manchester

5
nights
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Speed Boats Tours and The Morgan Library & Museum. And it doesn't end there: hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, stroll around World Trade Center's Liberty Park, admire the striking features of The Oculus, and take in panoramic vistas at Trump Tower.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our New York City trip planner.

Manchester, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to New York City is minus 5 hours. In June, New York City is a bit warmer than Manchester - with highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Watkins Glen.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Tours

Side Trip

Gantry Plaza State Park
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Speed Boats Tours
Photography Tours
The Oculus ©
The Oculus

1
night
Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen ©
Watkins Glen is a village in Schuyler County, New York, United States. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): examine the collection at International Motor Racing Research Center and then sample the tasty concoctions at Rooster Fish Brewing Tasting Room & Beer Garden.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Watkins Glen trip itinerary planning site.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Watkins Glen in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Watkins Glen when traveling from New York City in June, with lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can go by car to Cooperstown.

Things to do in Watkins Glen

Breweries & Distilleries Museums
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Rooster Fish Brewing Tasting Room & Beer Garden ©
International Motor Racing Research Center ©
International Motor Racing Research Center

1
night
Cooperstown

Cooperstown ©
Best known as the home of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, Cooperstown embraces Americana.
On the 20th (Sun), see the interesting displays at American Baseball Experience/ Heroes of Baseball Wax Museum and then stop by Riverwood Gifts.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Cooperstown trip site.

Getting from Watkins Glen to Cooperstown by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Cooperstown can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can drive to Lake George.

Things to do in Cooperstown

Museums Shopping
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Riverwood Gifts ©
Riverwood Gifts

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): get your game on at Oscar's Smoke House, play a few rounds at Gooney Golf, and then learn about winemaking at Adirondack Winery.

To find reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Lake George trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Cooperstown to Lake George in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Lake George are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Lake Placid.

Things to do in Lake George

Golf Outdoors Fun & Games

Side Trip

Oscar's Smoke House
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Gooney Golf ©
Gooney Golf
Oscar's Smoke House ©
Oscar's Smoke House
Adirondack Winery ©
Adirondack Winery

1
night
Lake Placid

Lake Placid ©
Lake Placid is a village in the Adirondack Mountains in Essex County, New York, United States. To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Lake Placid vacation planner.

Drive from Lake George to Lake Placid in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Lake George in June, things will get little chillier in Lake Placid: highs are around 25°C and lows about 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can drive to Alexandria Bay.

Things to do in Lake Placid

Historic Sites Shopping
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St. Eustace Episcopal Church ©
St. Eustace Episcopal Church
Saratoga Olive Oil ©
Saratoga Olive Oil

1
night
Alexandria Bay

Alexandria Bay ©
Alexandria Bay is a village in Jefferson County, New York, United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): head off the coast to Heart Island, observe the fascinating underwater world at Aqua zoo, and then stop by Nav's popcorn shop.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Alexandria Bay trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lake Placid to Alexandria Bay takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and car; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. Traveling from Lake Placid in June, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Alexandria Bay, with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Alexandria Bay

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature
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Heart Island ©
Heart Island
Nav's popcorn shop ©
Nav's popcorn shop

3
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): admire the majestic nature at Devil's Hole State Park, then trek along Niagara Gorge Trail, and then take an in-depth tour of Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary of the Cataract R. C. Parish and then go for a walk through Goat Island.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Niagara Falls tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Alexandria Bay to Niagara Falls by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, flight, and train; or do a combination of car and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Trails
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Niagara Gorge Trail ©
Niagara Gorge Trail
St. Mary of the Cataract R. C. Parish ©
St. Mary of the Cataract R. C. Parish
Devil's Hole State Park ©
Devil's Hole State Park

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