5 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

5 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

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5 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  5​h
1
Ithaca
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Watkins Glen
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Seneca Falls
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
4
Rochester
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Toronto

1
night
Ithaca

Ithaca ©
Ithaca is a city in the Southern Tier-Finger Lakes region of New York. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Buttermilk Falls State Park as well as Taughannock Falls State Park.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Ithaca trip planner .

Toronto, Canada to Ithaca is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Toronto in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Ithaca, with lows of 14°C. On the 29th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Watkins Glen.

Things to do in Ithaca

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Taughannock Falls State Park
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Buttermilk Falls State Park ©
Buttermilk Falls State Park
Taughannock Falls State Park ©
Taughannock Falls State Park

3
nights
Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen ©
Watkins Glen is a village in Schuyler County, New York, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cornell Lab of Ornithology as well as Sampson State Park. Discover out-of-the-way places like Grimes Glen and Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge. Step out of the city life by going to Cascadilla Gorge Trail and Watkins Glen State Park. Get out of town with these interesting Watkins Glen side-trips: Ontario County Park at Gannett Hill (in Naples), Ithaca (Ithaca Falls Natural Area & Robert Treman State Park) and Strasenburgh Planetarium (in Rochester).

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Watkins Glen trip planner .

Traveling by car from Ithaca to Watkins Glen takes an hour. In June in Watkins Glen, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 14°C at night. On the 2nd (Tue), you're off toSeneca Falls.

Things to do in Watkins Glen

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Ithaca, Naples, Sampson State Park, Strasenburgh Planetarium, Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge
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Watkins Glen State Park ©
Watkins Glen State Park
Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge ©
Sampson State Park ©
Sampson State Park

few
hours
Seneca Falls

Seneca Falls
To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Seneca Falls journey maker .

Getting from Watkins Glen to Seneca Falls by car takes about an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 19°C. You will leave for Rochester on the 2nd (Tue).

Things to do in Seneca Falls

Parks Wineries Outdoors

few
hours
Rochester

Rochester
Blending big-city culture with small-town charm, Rochester sits on the southern shore of Lake Ontario.
To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rochester trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Seneca Falls to Rochester takes an hour. In July in Rochester, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 19°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 2nd (Tue).

Things to do in Rochester

Parks Wineries Outdoors

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