7 days in Finger Lakes Wine Country Itinerary

7 days in Finger Lakes Wine Country Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Newark
Bus + Fly + Taxi:  2 h
Watkins Glen
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
End: Newark

Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen ©
Watkins Glen is a village in Schuyler County, New York, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Watkins Glen: The Rockwell Museum (in Corning), Geneva (GAEL Brewing Company & Three Brothers Wineries and Estates) and Hammondsport (Glenn H. Curtiss Museum, Bully Hill Vineyards Winery, &more). There's much more to do: admire the majestic nature at Watkins Glen State Park, examine the collection at Corning Museum of Glass, learn about winemaking at Weis Vineyards, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Watkins Glen online trip maker.

Newark to Watkins Glen is an approximately 2- hour combination of bus, flight, and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Newark in June, expect little chillier with lows of 54°F in Watkins Glen. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car to Skaneateles.

Things to do in Watkins Glen

Wineries Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Hammondsport, Dundee, Corning, Geneva
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Watkins Glen State Park ©
Watkins Glen State Park
Seneca Lake Wine Trail ©
Seneca Lake Wine Trail
Corning Museum of Glass ©
Corning Museum of Glass


Skaneateles ©
Overlooking the sparkling blue-green waters of the eponymous lake, Skaneateles remains a picturesque and serene village.
Change things up with these side-trips from Skaneateles: Ithaca (Museum of the Earth, Robert Treman State Park, &more). There's more to do: explore the activities along Skaneateles Lake and stop by DROOZ And Company.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Skaneateles holiday maker app.

Traveling by car from Watkins Glen to Skaneateles takes 1.5 hours. In June in Skaneateles, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 57°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Skaneateles

Parks Nature Wineries

Side Trip

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Skaneateles Lake ©
Skaneateles Lake
Robert Treman State Park ©
Robert Treman State Park
Buttermilk Falls State Park ©
Buttermilk Falls State Park