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Upstate New York Attractions

Let Expedia help you to experience the best that Upstate New York has to offer! If you’re planning a trip to Upstate New York we can provide you with a list of the top sightseeing attractions as well as helping you to find unmissable activities. Whether you’re travelling to Upstate New York with your family planning a romantic trip with your loved one

or visiting on business we’ll make it easy to plan an unforgettable holiday that checks all the boxes.

Places of interest in Upstate New York

Upstate New York is crammed with must-see places to visit and things to do. We can help you decide where to stay in Upstate New York and make it a breeze to explore Upstate New York and the surrounding areas with our guides on where to go what to see and when to see it. No matter how long your stay it’s easy to find places of interest in Upstate New York to make sure that you enjoy your holiday to the fullest and don’t miss a thing. Leave the local knowledge to us and leave the hassle behind.

If you’re planning a visit to Upstate New York why not check out our handy guides to places of interest in the area? You can browse lists of things to do learn about the most popular attractions and get help with planning the details of your trip. Expedia makes it easy for you to check out all the top sights in Upstate New York.

Upstate New York attractions

Upstate New York has something for everyone so whether you’re planning to get active on a summer holiday put a spring in your step with a romantic rendezvous or pamper yourself with a leisurely winter trip you’ll find plenty of attractions in Upstate New York to keep you entertained. Expedia makes it easy to book your flight hotel and rental car in advance making for hassle-free travel and freeing you up to explore the sights of Upstate New York.

Looking for things to do in Upstate New York can be time-consuming but we can take the hassle out of planning your holiday. Whether you’re looking to get active in the great outdoors sample the cuisine of Upstate New York or catch up with the vibrant local culture our guides to Upstate New York attractions ensure that you’ll have a successful trip whatever the season. Happy trails!


Where to stay in Upstate New York

Niagara Falls

Nicknamed the world’s honeymoon capital, this spot is a natural wonder attracting newlyweds, families, cross-country travelers and waterfall fans.


Lake George

 With its pristine water, wooded shoreline and more than 300 islands, this New York destination earns its nickname, the “Queen of American Lakes.”


Lake Placid

Visit this scenic district of mountains and lakes before reviving the spirit of the Winter Olympics at the bobsled and ski complexes.



Tour Frank Lloyd Wright’s “opus,” the cemetery where Millard Fillmore is buried and the house where Theodore Roosevelt was inaugurated.

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This upstate New York city features top-rated cultural attractions, beautiful natural areas and a very special supermarket.

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This city in Central New York’s Finger Lakes region offers college sports, summer sunshine and plentiful winter snow for year-round indoor and outdoor activities.

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