15 days in Frankfurt & New York City Itinerary

15 days in Frankfurt & New York City Itinerary

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15 days in Frankfurt & New York City Itinerary

Chicago, United States
Fly:  12​h
Frankfurt, Germany
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  11​h 45​min
New York City, United States
— 10 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 45​min
Chicago, United States

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Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt ©
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Explore Frankfurt's surroundings by going to Schloss Veitshöchheim (in Wurzburg), Messel Pit Fossil Site (in Messel) and Heidelberg (Student Jail (Studentenkarzer) & Heidelberg Castle (Schloss Heidelberg)). The adventure continues: appreciate the views at Rhine Valley, take in the pleasant sights at Mainkai, admire the striking features of Romer, and explore the world behind art at Staedel Museum.

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Chicago, USA to Frankfurt is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Chicago to Frankfurt due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Chicago in September: high temperatures in Frankfurt hover around 69°F and lows are around 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Frankfurt

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks

Side Trips

Heidelberg, Schloss Veitshöchheim, Messel Pit Fossil Site, Rhine Valley
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Schloss Veitshöchheim ©
Schloss Veitshöchheim
Rhine Valley ©
Rhine Valley

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New York City, United States

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the striking features of Grand Central Terminal, tour the pleasant surroundings at The High Line, and take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock Observation Deck.

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Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Frankfurt to New York City takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 6 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Frankfurt in September; daily highs in New York City reach 80°F and lows reach 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

#Museums, #Parks, #Tours

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Brooklyn
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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