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Finger Lakes region named a top-East Coast summer destination

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Travel destination site Trips Discover has recognized Watkins Glen and the Finger Lakes region as one of the East Coast’s prime vacation spots this summer.


The 9,000-square-mile region, renowned for its attractive mix of adventure and viniculture, offers an array of outdoor activities such as hiking, fishing, and boating, attracting outdoor enthusiasts to its scenic trails, waterfalls, and lakes.

The region is not only a playground for adventurers but also a paradise for wine lovers, with over 30 wineries linked by the famed Seneca Lake Wine Trail.

Complementing the outdoor activities and wine tours, visitors can enjoy a host of local eateries and shops, further enhancing the appeal of Watkins Glen and the Finger Lakes as a comprehensive summer vacation destination.