3 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

3 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

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3 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Drive:  3​h 15​min
1
Rochester
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Virgil
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Watkins Glen
— 1 night
End: Toronto

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Rochester

Rochester ©
Blending big-city culture with small-town charm, Rochester sits on the southern shore of Lake Ontario.
On the 12th (Fri), admire all the interesting features of Frontier Field and then explore the engaging exhibits at The Strong National Museum of Play.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Rochester road trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Rochester is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Virgil.

Things to do in Rochester

Museums Childrens Museums
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The Strong National Museum of Play ©
Frontier Field ©
Frontier Field

1
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Virgil

Virgil ©
Virgil is a town in Cortland County, New York, United States. On the 13th (Sat), hit the slopes at Greek Peak Mountain Resort.

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Traveling by car from Rochester to Virgil takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Rochester in July since evenings lows in Virgil dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Watkins Glen.

Things to do in Virgil

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Greek Peak Mountain Resort ©
Greek Peak Mountain Resort

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Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen ©
Watkins Glen is a village in Schuyler County, New York, United States. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): examine the collection at Corning Museum of Glass and then admire the majestic nature at Watkins Glen State Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Watkins Glen route planning website .

Traveling by car from Virgil to Watkins Glen takes 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Watkins Glen are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Watkins Glen

Museums Classes Shopping

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Corning Museum of Glass
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Watkins Glen State Park ©
Watkins Glen State Park
Corning Museum of Glass ©
Corning Museum of Glass

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