6 days in New York State Itinerary

6 days in New York State Itinerary

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East Syracuse
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Tarrytown — 1 day

Tarrytown is a village in the town of Greenburgh in Westchester County, New York, United States. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): experience rural life at Faraway Farm Alpacas, then make a trip to Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge, and then stroll around Pierson Park.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Tarrytown driving holiday planner.

Buffalo to Tarrytown is an approximately 6-hour car ride. In September, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can drive to Poughkeepsie.
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Poughkeepsie — 2 nights

Poughkeepsie, officially the City of Poughkeepsie, is a city in the state of New York, United States, which is the county seat of Dutchess County. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): contemplate the long history of Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site, then contemplate the long history of Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Locust Grove Estate, and finally make a trip to G. Steve Jordan Gallery. Keep things going the next day: experience rural life at Sprout Creek Farm, then pick up some local products at Adams Fairacre Farms, then take in the views from Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park, and finally don't miss a visit to Art Centro.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Poughkeepsie trip planner.

You can drive from Tarrytown to Poughkeepsie in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Tarrytown in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in Poughkeepsie, with lows around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Hudson.
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Hudson — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): see the interesting displays at FASNY Museum of Firefighting, then relax in the rural setting at Taconic Orchards, then admire the landmark architecture of Olana State Historic Site, and finally don't miss a visit to The Dr. Oliver Bronson House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: relax in the rural setting at Hancock Shaker Village, then admire the masterpieces at Norman Rockwell Museum, and then steep yourself in history at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Hudson trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Poughkeepsie to Hudson by car takes about an hour. When traveling from Poughkeepsie in September, plan for little chillier days in Hudson, with highs around 72°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can drive to East Syracuse.
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East Syracuse — 1 night

East Syracuse is an incorporated village and a suburb of the City of Syracuse in eastern Onondaga County, New York. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): look for gifts at Hercules Candy Company..

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the East Syracuse trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Hudson to East Syracuse takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 53°F. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Mon) before leaving for home.
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New York State travel guide

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The Empire State
Home to the country's most populous city, the state of New York is a major gateway for immigration into the United States, but also one of the nation's prime holiday destinations. Take a trip down the state's numerous wilderness trails and scenic roads to visit quaint small towns, sandy beaches, historical estates, and artist colonies. Though the majority of visitors head for the big-city restaurants, theaters, and museums, you can venture deeper into the rugged and remote mountain areas to discover a world of picturesque forests, rivers, mountains, and lakes. New York also boasts the nation's largest forest preserve, encompassing much of the northeastern lobe of the state.

DeWitt travel guide

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DeWitt is a town (township) in Onondaga County, New York, USA. As of the 2010 census, the town's population was 25,838. The town is named after Major Moses DeWitt, a judge and soldier. An eastern suburb of Syracuse, DeWitt also is "the site of most of the campus and all of the academic buildings of Le Moyne College".HistoryDeWitt was part of the Central New York Military Tract. The first settlers arrived around 1789.The original Erie Canal progressed through the town in 1825. DeWitt was formed in 1835 from the Town of Manlius and was named in honor of Moses DeWitt, a Major in the militia, judge of the county courts and one of the first settlers of the county.GeographyAccording to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 33.9sqmi, of which, 33.8sqmi of it is land and 0.1sqmi of it (0.15%) is water.HighwaysInterstate 481 is the major highway in DeWitt crossing the center of the town, turning northward along the east side of DeWitt. I-481 intersects Interstate 690 in the eastern part of the town and Interstate 90 (New York State Thruway) in the northern part of the town.