Incessant honking cabs, sardine-packed subway cars and overcrowded streets are enough to drive any New Yorker mad. That’s why day trips from NYC are essential. A change of scenery is a great way to clear your head, and our list of quick and easy getaways are not only excellent places to relax, but they offer activities for the adventureous set. Want to go surfing at one of the best beaches near New York? We got you. Whether you’re looking for things to do outside, upstate art museums , wineries and more, there are a ton of day trips from NYC you can travel to in just a few hours.
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