14 days in Hudson River Valley Itinerary

14 days in Hudson River Valley Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Hudson River Valley trip planner
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Fly to La Guardia Airport, Drive to Tarrytown
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Tarrytown
— 2 nights
Drive
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Poughkeepsie
— 5 nights
Drive
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Albany
— 6 nights
Drive to Bradley International Airport, Fly to Washington

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Tarrytown — 2 nights

Tarrytown is a village in the town of Greenburgh in Westchester County, New York, United States. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Kykuit and Manitoga / The Russel Wright Design Center. Get some historical perspective at Sunnyside and Graymoor, The Holy Mountain. Go for a jaunt from Tarrytown to New Windsor to see Storm King Art Center about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the different monuments and memorials at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery and admire the engineering at New Croton Dam.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Tarrytown trip itinerary builder tool.

Washington to Tarrytown is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Poughkeepsie.
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Poughkeepsie — 5 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. Let the collections at DM Weil Gallery and Motorcyclepedia Museum capture your imagination. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum and Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt. Explore Poughkeepsie's surroundings by going to Washington's Headquarters State Historic Site (in Newburgh), The Wallkill Valley Rail Trail (in New Paltz) and National Purple Heart Hall Of Honor (in New Windsor). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College, steep yourself in history at Wilderstein Historic Site, explore the galleries of Greig Farm, and take in nature's colorful creations at Innisfree Gardens.

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You can drive from Tarrytown to Poughkeepsie in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in July, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to drive to Albany.
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Albany — 6 nights

Albany is the capital of the U.S. state of New York and the seat of Albany County. Popular historic sites such as Schuyler Mansion and Olana State Historic Site are in your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as USS Slater DE-766 and Shaker Heritage Society. Get out of town with these interesting Albany side-trips: Hudson (Farm to Glass Tours & FASNY Museum of Firefighting). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Albany Institute of History & Art, examine the collection at Stephen and Harriet Myers House, take in panoramic vistas at Erastus Corning II Tower, and get a new perspective on nature at New York State Museum.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Albany driving holiday planner.

Drive from Poughkeepsie to Albany in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car back home.
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