6 days in New York City Itinerary

6 days in New York City Itinerary

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New York City
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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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Gateway National Recreation and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Head to Fifth Avenue and Kalustyan'sfor plenty of shopping. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New York City: Bronx Zoo (in Bronx) and Fire Island National Seashore (in Patchogue). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Times Square, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and stroll through Central Park Zoo.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our New York City trip itinerary site .

In December, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 49°F, while at night they dip to 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Bronx Zoo, Fire Island National Seashore, Gateway National Recreation
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Gateway National Recreation ©
Gateway National Recreation
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

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