3 days in Watkins Glen & Ithaca Itinerary

3 days in Watkins Glen & Ithaca Itinerary

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Watkins Glen
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Ithaca
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Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen is a village in Schuyler County, New York, United States. On the 4th (Thu), take a memorable drive along Seneca Lake Wine Trail, admire the majestic nature at Watkins Glen State Park, and then do a tasting at Castel Grisch. Keep things going the next day: bet on your favorite at Watkins Glen International, then examine the collection at Glenn H. Curtiss Museum, then sample the tasty concoctions at Two Goats Brewing, and finally learn about winemaking at Silver Springs Winery L.L.C..

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Syracuse to Watkins Glen is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Watkins Glen can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Ithaca.

Things to do in Watkins Glen

Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Nature · Parks

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Ithaca

Ithaca is a city in the Southern Tier-Finger Lakes region of New York. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): gain insight at Cornell University, immerse yourself in nature at Buttermilk Falls State Park, and then immerse yourself in nature at Robert Treman State Park.

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You can drive from Watkins Glen to Ithaca in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Ithaca sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 59°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Ithaca

Nature · Parks