Best New York Weekend Getaways and Day Trips

Top New York Weekend Getaways and Day Trips
This list represents the most popular New York Weekend Getaways and Day Trips. Use this list to plan your next New York vacation. Select a state and/or an activity from the pull-down lists below to find even more top getaway ideas.
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5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars 1. The Adirondacks Getaway Weekend Getaway
The Adirondack Park is the largest forest preserve in the United States, larger than Glacier, Olympic, Yosemite, and Yellowstone parks ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Lake Placid, NY - Daytrips and Getaway Weekends in the Mid-Atlantic States

4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 2. Long Island Getaway Weekend Getaway
Long Island offers a microcosm of a much larger region, with distinct areas, ranging from the mansions of the “Gold Coast,” old whaling ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Cold Spring Harbor, NY - Daytrips and Getaway Weekends in the Mid-Atlantic States

3. Montauk and the Hamptons: Long Island Beaches Weekend Getaway
Sun-bleached beaches. Platters piled high with spanking fresh lobster. Seabreeze-swept verandas. These are just some of the images ...
Published by Insiders' Guide Montauk, NY - Quick Escapes: New York City

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For an overview of the city, visitors can choose a bus tour, helicopter ride, cruise ship, or a skyscraper observation deck. We managed ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press New York, NY - Daytrips and Getaway Weekends in the Mid-Atlantic States

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The Finger Lakes region is one of wine and water—vineyards and eleven long, slender, and deep lakes left by departing glaciers. Waterfalls ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Syracuse, NY - Daytrips and Getaway Weekends in the Mid-Atlantic States

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Nearly everyone who sees Niagara Falls is struck by the wonder of it. Though not among the world’s highest waterfalls, Niagara Falls ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Niagara Falls, NY - Fodor's Great American Vacations

5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars 7. Niagara Falls Area Getaway Weekend Getaway
Awe and wonder have always attended human perception of the unimaginable power of the falls and the turbulence of the river below. ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Niagara Falls, NY - Daytrips and Getaway Weekends in the Mid-Atlantic States

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The beauty of the Hudson River, with its tremendous cliffs amid views around each bend, has a geologic history of at least seventy-five ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Albany, NY - Daytrips and Getaway Weekends in the Mid-Atlantic States

9. Fire Island (With or Without a Car): Life's a Beach Weekend Getaway
Nicknamed New York’s Key West, Fire Island has long been known as a carefree, barefoot kind of place, attracting a combination platter ...
Published by Insiders' Guide Ocean Beach, NY - Quick Escapes: New York City

5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars 10. Cold Spring, New York (Including Beacon and Garrison) Weekend Getaway
Mountain trails, kayaking waterways, colonial facades, and antiques galore are among the riches of Cold Spring, New York, and its ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Cold Spring, NY - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around New York City

11. Block Island (With or Without a Car): Offshore Touring Weekend Getaway
Anchored 12 miles off the coast of mainland Rhode Island, this bite-sized island (a mere 11 square miles) is strewn with wildflowers, ...
Published by Insiders' Guide New Shoreham, RI - Quick Escapes: New York City

12. Spring Lake: A Small Shore Town Weekend Getaway
About equidistant from Philadelphia and New York City, you’ll find Spring Lake, one of the most pleasant towns on the Jersey shore. ...
Published by Insiders' Guide Spring Lake, NJ - Quick Escapes: New York City

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Soft breezes off the sea. Acres and acres of salt marshes and cranberry bogs. Clam shacks. For many Cape Cod is synonymous with the ...
Published by Insiders' Guide Provincetown, MA - Quick Escapes: New York City

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Treats for baseball fans traveling in the New York City area include Trenton’s waterfront stadium, the venerable Yankee Stadium, brand ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications New York, NY - Fodor's Baseball Vacations

15. Hudson River Valley II: The Lower Hudson Weekend Getaway
Both the east and west banks of the Lower Hudson are liberally sprinkled with historic, contemporary, and natural attractions. To ...
Published by Insiders' Guide Tarrytown, NY - Quick Escapes: New York City

16. Montauk (Including Amagansett) Weekend Getaway
A long stretch of road separates Montauk, on Long Island’s eastern tip, from the Hamptons, and as you roll into the small seaside ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Montauk, NY - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around New York City

17. The Jersey Cape: A Shore Thing Weekend Getaway
Mention New Jersey and lots of people automatically think of Atlantic City. Indeed, this casino hub has earned its place on the map, ...
Published by Insiders' Guide Cape May, NJ - Quick Escapes: New York City

5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars 18. Saratoga Springs Area Getaway Weekend Getaway
This itinerary begins in the pleasant town of Saratoga Springs, where visitors can discover intrigue among the Victorian personalities ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Saratoga Springs, NY - Daytrips and Getaway Weekends in the Mid-Atlantic States

19. New York City Weekend Getaway
Attractions crowd close together on the narrow island of Manhattan, and between the world-famous sights you plan to see, you’re bound ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications New York, NY - Fodor's Great American Vacations

20. Long Island, NY: North and South Shores Weekend Getaway
Separated from bustling New York City by only about 15 miles at its closest point and bounded by Long Island Sound on the north and ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Port Jefferson, NY - Quick Escapes: Philadelphia

 
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