18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
New York City
— 4 nights
2
Albany
— 3 nights
3
Plattsburgh
— 6 nights
4
Rochester
— 4 nights

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.
Popular historic sites such as 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at St. Patrick's Cathedral and Brooklyn Heights Promenade. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, walk around World Trade Center's Liberty Park, pause for some photo ops at The Oculus, and don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City online tour itinerary planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to New York City is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 6 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Stockholm in June, with highs in New York City at 31°C and lows at 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Albany.

Things to do in New York City

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Brooklyn Heights Promenade
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St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
Brooklyn Heights Promenade ©
Brooklyn Heights Promenade

3
nights
Albany

Albany ©
Albany is the capital of the U.S. Appreciate the collections at Norman Rockwell Museum and Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home. Get outdoors at New York State Museum and Saratoga National Historical Park. Go for a jaunt from Albany to Williamstown to see The Clark Art Institute about 1 hour away. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at USS Slater DE-766, examine the collection at Stephen and Harriet Myers House, and sample the fine beverages at Nine Pin Cider Works.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Albany trip builder website.

Traveling by car from New York City to Albany takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Albany when traveling from New York City in June, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Plattsburgh.

Things to do in Albany

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Saratoga National Historical Park, The Clark Art Institute, Norman Rockwell Museum, Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home
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Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home ©
Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home
The Clark Art Institute ©
The Clark Art Institute
Norman Rockwell Museum ©
Norman Rockwell Museum

6
nights
Plattsburgh

Plattsburgh ©
Plattsburgh is a city in and the seat of Clinton County, New York, United States. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Church Street Marketplace and Stowe Recreation Path. Museum-lovers will get to explore Shelburne Museum and Birdfolk Collective. Change things up with these side-trips from Plattsburgh: Whiteface Mountain (in Wilmington), Mirror Lake (in Lake Placid) and Burlington Bike Path (in Burlington). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Plattsburgh City Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Alburg Dunes State Park, see human ingenuity at work at Alice Falls, and play a few rounds at Bluff Point Golf Resort.

For more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Plattsburgh trip planner.

Getting from Albany to Plattsburgh by car takes about 3 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Albany in July since evenings lows in Plattsburgh dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rochester.

Things to do in Plattsburgh

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Burlington, Whiteface Mountain, Alice Falls, Mirror Lake, Stowe Recreation Path
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Church Street Marketplace ©
Church Street Marketplace
Shelburne Museum ©
Shelburne Museum
Stowe Recreation Path ©
Stowe Recreation Path

4
nights
Rochester

Rochester ©
Blending big-city culture with small-town charm, Rochester sits on the southern shore of Lake Ontario.
Museum-lovers will appreciate The Strong National Museum of Play and National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Letchworth State Park and Edgerton Model Railroad Room. Change things up with a short trip to Arbor Hill Grapery & Winery in Naples (about 56 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at George Eastman Museum, get some jogging in at Erie Canal Trail, and try your luck at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Rochester trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Plattsburgh to Rochester in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In July in Rochester, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rochester

Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Letchworth State Park, Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack, Arbor Hill Grapery & Winery
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Letchworth State Park ©
Letchworth State Park
George Eastman Museum ©
George Eastman Museum
The Strong National Museum of Play ©
The Strong National Museum of Play

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