6 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

6 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

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6 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

Start: Mont Tremblant
Drive + Fly:  8​h 15​min
1
Rochester
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Watkins Glen
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Auburn
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h 15​min
End: Mont Tremblant

2
nights
Rochester

Rochester ©
Blending big-city culture with small-town charm, Rochester sits on the southern shore of Lake Ontario.
On the 16th (Tue), take an in-depth tour of George Eastman Museum and then explore the engaging exhibits at The Strong National Museum of Play. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Valentown Museum, then steep yourself in history at Smith Family Farm, and then try your luck at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Rochester trip site .

Mont Tremblant, Canada to Rochester is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also fly. Traveling from Mont Tremblant in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 19°C in Rochester. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car to Watkins Glen.

Things to do in Rochester

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Valentown Museum, Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack, Smith Family Farm
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Smith Family Farm ©
Smith Family Farm
Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack ©
Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack
The Strong National Museum of Play ©

2
nights
Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen ©
Watkins Glen is a village in Schuyler County, New York, United States. Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): admire the majestic nature at Robert Treman State Park and then admire the majestic nature at Watkins Glen State Park. On your second day here, delve into the lush surroundings at Henry A. Smith Woods, immerse yourself in nature at Taughannock Falls State Park, and then learn about winemaking at Silver Springs Winery L.L.C..

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Watkins Glen route builder site .

You can drive from Rochester to Watkins Glen in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Watkins Glen, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Auburn.

Things to do in Watkins Glen

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

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

1
night
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. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Harriet Tubman Home and then steep yourself in history at Seward House Museum.

To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Auburn trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Watkins Glen to Auburn takes 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Auburn

Historic Sites
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Harriet Tubman Home ©
Harriet Tubman Home
Seward House Museum ©
Seward House Museum

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