2 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

2 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

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2 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

Start: Rochester
Drive:  1​h 15​min
1
Penn Yan
— 1 day
Drive:  45​min
2
Watkins Glen
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
End: Rochester

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Penn Yan

Penn Yan ©
Penn Yan is an incorporated village in Yates County, New York, United States. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): do a tasting at Keuka Spring Vineyards, then do a tasting at McGregor Vineyard, then relax in the rural setting at Apple Barrel Orchards, and finally learn about winemaking at Fox Run Vineyards.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Penn Yan trip builder website .

Rochester to Penn Yan is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In July, daily temperatures in Penn Yan can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Watkins Glen.

Things to do in Penn Yan

Wineries

Side Trip

McGregor Vineyard
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Fox Run Vineyards ©
Fox Run Vineyards
Keuka Spring Vineyards ©
Keuka Spring Vineyards
Apple Barrel Orchards ©
Apple Barrel Orchards

1
night
Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen ©
Watkins Glen is a village in Schuyler County, New York, United States. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Taughannock Falls State Park, do a tasting at Silver Springs Winery L.L.C., and then immerse yourself in nature at Watkins Glen State Park.

To see maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Watkins Glen trip maker website .

Drive from Penn Yan to Watkins Glen in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in July, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Watkins Glen

Nature Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Taughannock Falls State Park, Silver Springs Winery L.L.C.
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Watkins Glen State Park ©
Watkins Glen State Park
Taughannock Falls State Park ©
Taughannock Falls State Park
Silver Springs Winery L.L.C. ©
Silver Springs Winery L.L.C.

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