5 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

5 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finger Lakes route builder

©
This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

5 days in Finger Lakes Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Watkins Glen
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
2
Trumansburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Rochester
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Philadelphia

1
night
Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen ©
Watkins Glen is a village in Schuyler County, New York, United States. You've now added Schooner Excursions, Inc to your itinerary. On the 25th (Fri), admire the majestic nature at Watkins Glen State Park and then get a tailor-made plan with Schooner Excursions, Inc. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sat): do a tasting at Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Watkins Glen online day trip planner .

Philadelphia to Watkins Glen is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Philadelphia in October: high temperatures in Watkins Glen hover around 64°F and lows are around 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Trumansburg.

Things to do in Watkins Glen

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Watkins Glen State Park ©
Watkins Glen State Park
Schooner Excursions, Inc ©
Schooner Excursions, Inc
Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery ©
Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery

2
nights
Trumansburg

Trumansburg ©
Trumansburg is a village in Tompkins County, New York, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Taughannock Falls State Park. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): relax in the rural setting at Boundary Breaks Winery, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Henry A. Smith Woods, and then admire the majestic nature at Taughannock Falls State Park. On the 28th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: immerse yourself in nature at Robert Treman State Park.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Trumansburg online vacation planner .

Trumansburg is just a short distance from Watkins Glen. In October in Trumansburg, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 43°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Rochester.

Things to do in Trumansburg

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Boundary Breaks Winery, Robert Treman State Park
Find places to stay Oct 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Taughannock Falls State Park ©
Taughannock Falls State Park
Robert Treman State Park ©
Robert Treman State Park
Boundary Breaks Winery ©
Boundary Breaks Winery

1
night
Rochester

Rochester
Blending big-city culture with small-town charm, Rochester sits on the southern shore of Lake Ontario.
To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Rochester travel planner.

Drive from Trumansburg to Rochester in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Rochester are 63°F, while nighttime lows are 45°F. On the 29th (Tue), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Rochester

Parks Wineries Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 28 — 29:

Similar Plans

7 days in Finger Lakes BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Finger Lakes BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Finger Lakes BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Finger Lakes BY A USER FROM CANADA August, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Finger Lakes BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Finger Lakes BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Finger Lakes BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Finger Lakes BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Finger Lakes BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Finger Lakes BY A USER FROM BURKINA FASO October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Finger Lakes BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Finger Lakes, Cooperstown & Vermont BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, outdoors, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans