14 days in New York State Itinerary

14 days in New York State Itinerary

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14 days in New York State Itinerary

Start: Chandigarh
Fly:  23​h
1
New York City
— 5 nights
Bus + Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Rochester
— 2 nights
Train:  1​h 15​min
3
Buffalo
— 5 nights
Fly:  27​h
End: Chandigarh

5
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.
Get outdoors at East River Waterfront Esplanade and Speed Boats Tours. Get some cultural insight at 9/11 Memorial and American Museum of Natural History. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, wander the streets of Times Square, settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and make a trip to Empire State Building.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the New York City trip website .

Chandigarh, India to New York City is an approximately 23-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Chandigarh to New York City. In November, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Rochester.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Outdoors
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©

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 5th (Thu): explore the engaging exhibits at The Strong National Museum of Play, see the interesting displays at George Eastman Museum, and then try to win big at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Genesee Country Village & Museum, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Mount Hope Cemetery, and then examine the collection at Edgerton Model Railroad Room.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Rochester online route planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Rochester in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from New York City in December: high temperatures in Rochester hover around 4°C and lows are around -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Buffalo.

Things to do in Rochester

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack, Genesee Country Village & Museum
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The Strong National Museum of Play ©
Genesee Country Village & Museum ©
Genesee Country Village & Museum
George Eastman Museum ©
George Eastman Museum

5
nights
Buffalo

Buffalo ©
The most populous city in the state after New York, Buffalo serves as the gateway to Niagara Falls and Canada for many travelers.
Get some cultural insight at National Comedy Center and Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park. Take a break from the city and head to Cave of the Winds and Niagara Falls. Change things up with these side-trips from Buffalo: St. Mary of the Cataract R. C. Parish (in Niagara Falls), Jamestown (Lake View Cemetery & Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum) and The Falls of Carillon (in Ticonderoga). And it doesn't end there: try to win big at Seneca Niagara Casino, admire the striking features of Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex, stroll the grounds of Forest Lawn, and contemplate the long history of Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site.

To see maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Buffalo driving holiday tool .

Traveling by train from Rochester to Buffalo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Buffalo are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. On the 11th (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Buffalo

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Niagara Falls, Jamestown, Patriots and Heroes Park, The Falls of Carillon
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Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
National Comedy Center ©
National Comedy Center

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