6 days in Brooklyn & Plano Itinerary

6 days in Brooklyn & Plano Itinerary

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6 days in Brooklyn & Plano Itinerary

Start: Newark
Drive:  45​min
1
Brooklyn
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + foot + tram:  26​h
2
Plano
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Newark

3
nights
Brooklyn

Brooklyn ©
Though it may be less popular or touristy than its big brother Manhattan, Brooklyn boasts of one of the largest and hippest art districts in the United States.
Take a break from the city and head to Gateway National Recreation and Jenkinson's Boardwalk. When in Brooklyn, make a side trip to see Bronx Zoo in Bronx, approximately 30 minutes away. There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Brooklyn Heights Promenade, snap pictures at Brooklyn Bridge, admire the natural beauty at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, and have fun at Coney Island USA.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Brooklyn day trip site .

Newark to Brooklyn is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In May in Brooklyn, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Plano.

Things to do in Brooklyn

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Bronx Zoo, Gateway National Recreation, Jenkinson's Boardwalk, Brooklyn Bridge
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Brooklyn Botanic Garden ©
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Brooklyn Heights Promenade ©
Brooklyn Heights Promenade
Gateway National Recreation ©
Gateway National Recreation

1
night
Plano

Plano ©
Plano is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Arbor Hills Nature Preserve. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Grapevine Historic Main Street District and then steep yourself in history at Top O'Hill Terrace.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Plano trip website .

Traveling by car from Brooklyn to Plano takes 26 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, train, and tram. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Brooklyn in June; daily highs in Plano reach 91°F and lows reach 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Plano

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Top O'Hill Terrace, Grapevine Historic Main Street District
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Arbor Hills Nature Preserve ©
Arbor Hills Nature Preserve
Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace

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