5 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

5 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

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5 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Watkins Glen
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Auburn
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
End: New York City

2
nights
Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen ©
Watkins Glen is a village in Schuyler County, New York, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Watkins Glen side-trips: Glenn H. Curtiss Museum (in Hammondsport), Bottles and Corks (in Corning) and Boundary Breaks Winery (in Lodi). There's more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Watkins Glen State Park and do a tasting at Lakewood Vineyards.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Watkins Glen sightseeing website .

New York City to Watkins Glen is an approximately 4-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in August, Watkins Glen is slightly colder at night with lows of 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Auburn.

Things to do in Watkins Glen

Wineries Parks Nature

Side Trips

Penn Yan, Dundee, Glenn H. Curtiss Museum, Boundary Breaks Winery, Silver Springs Winery L.L.C.
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Silver Springs Winery L.L.C. ©
Silver Springs Winery L.L.C.
Watkins Glen State Park ©
Watkins Glen State Park
Glenn H. Curtiss Museum ©
Glenn H. Curtiss Museum

2
nights
Auburn

Auburn ©
Auburn is a city in Cayuga County, New York, United States, located at the north end of Owasco Lake, one of the Finger Lakes, in Central New York. Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Seward House Museum, examine the collection at It's A Wonderful Life Museum, then contemplate the long history of Smith Family Farm, and finally contemplate the long history of Book of Mormon Publication Site. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Women's Rights National Historical Park, then look for gifts at Muranda Cheese Company, then do a tasting at Ravines Wine Cellars - Seneca Lake, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Craft Ales and Lagers.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Auburn trip tool .

Getting from Watkins Glen to Auburn by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in August, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Auburn

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Palmyra, Seneca Falls, Craft Ales and Lagers, Muranda Cheese Company, Ravines Wine Cellars - Seneca Lake
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Seward House Museum ©
Seward House Museum
Women's Rights National Historical Park ©
Muranda Cheese Company ©
Muranda Cheese Company

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