7 days in Hudson River Valley & Middletown Itinerary

7 days in Hudson River Valley & Middletown Itinerary

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Poughkeepsie
— 2 nights
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Middletown
— 1 night
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Hyde Park
— 3 nights
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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. Explore hidden gems such as Locust Grove Estate and Sprout Creek Farm. West Point Foundry Preserve and Weir Farm National Historic Site will appeal to history buffs. Take a break from Poughkeepsie with a short trip to Housatonic River Brewing in New Milford, about 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the views from Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park and do a tasting at Benmarl Vineyards and Winery.

For ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Poughkeepsie online visit planner.

Fort Lauderdale to Poughkeepsie is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Fort Lauderdale in July, with highs in Poughkeepsie at 85°F and lows at 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can go by car to Middletown.
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Middletown — 1 night

Middletown is a city in Orange County, New York, United States. On the 13th (Wed), learn about winemaking at Warwick Valley Winery, take a memorable drive along Hawk's Nest Highway, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Middletown holiday planner.

Drive from Poughkeepsie to Middletown in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in July, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can go by car to Hyde Park.
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Hyde Park — 3 nights

Hyde Park is a town in Dutchess County, New York, bordering the Hudson River north of Poughkeepsie. Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): learn and have fun at The Culinary Institute of America, then steep yourself in history at Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site, then get a taste of the local shopping with Hudson Beach Glass, and finally hike along Clover Brooke Farm Llama Alpaca Hikes. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt, contemplate the long history of Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Hyde Park online holiday planner.

You can drive from Middletown to Hyde Park in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in July, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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