Looking for the best day trips from NYC? A quick getaway for the summer? AAA Northeast has compiled the ultimate list — all within 150 miles of New York City, which means you can get there on a single tank of gas. Our list of trips is packed with inexpensive ideas that are guaranteed fun for the entire family.
From museums on Long Island to historic sites in Pennsylvania to Rye Playland in Westchester, this list has something for everyone. Click on a region below to reveal great destinations and tell us if you are thinking about hopping in the car for a day trip or weekend getaway in the comments section.
Visiting NYC to take advantage of one of these great day trips?
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Many of these trips make amazing weekend getaways too! Be sure to find the best hotel rates at AAA.com/Hotels.
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