4 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

4 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

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4 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Rochester
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Ithaca
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Boston

1
night
Rochester

Rochester ©
Blending big-city culture with small-town charm, Rochester sits on the southern shore of Lake Ontario.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): look for gifts at Schutt's Apple Mill and then try your luck at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack. On the 29th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: have fun and explore at The Strong National Museum of Play and then cool off at Seabreeze Amusement Park.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Rochester trip planner .

Boston to Rochester is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect little chillier evenings in Rochester when traveling from Boston in August, with lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ithaca.

Things to do in Rochester

Parks Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack, Schutt's Apple Mill
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The Strong National Museum of Play ©
The Strong National Museum of Play
Seabreeze Amusement Park ©
Seabreeze Amusement Park
Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack ©
Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack

2
nights
Ithaca

Ithaca ©
Ithaca is a city in the Southern Tier-Finger Lakes region of New York. On the 30th (Fri), admire the majestic nature at Robert Treman State Park and then hit the slopes at Greek Peak Mountain Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Sat): admire the majestic nature at Taughannock Falls State Park, then immerse yourself in nature at Watkins Glen State Park, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Two Goats Brewing.

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Traveling by car from Rochester to Ithaca takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Ithaca, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 56°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ithaca

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Greek Peak Mountain Resort, Two Goats Brewing, Watkins Glen State Park, Taughannock Falls State Park
Highlights from your plan
Watkins Glen State Park ©
Watkins Glen State Park
Greek Peak Mountain Resort ©
Greek Peak Mountain Resort
Robert Treman State Park ©
Robert Treman State Park

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