Senior Travel in New York State

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There are many great reasons to plan a trip to New York State. Senior travel is especially comfortable here, like much of the US where there are ample resources, accommodations and amenities that make travel for adults over 65 easy. Whether you prefer the lively New York City or the plentiful outdoor and scenic spots throughout the state, there is something for everyone here.

Senior Travel Groups

Independent senior travelers will enjoy creating their own adventure through New York, while many other senior travelers enjoy having their trip planned for them. If you like a hassle free time, joining a senior travel group is a great option when traveling through New York State. There are many companies that cater to all different interests and mobility levels, making the experience suited to your group's particular needs. If you are a senior with limited mobility or special needs, this type of group travel is an ideal solution that takes a lot of the guesswork out of arranging your trip.

Senior Travel Destinations

There are many great sights in New York State that are suitable for seniors to visit. Niagara Falls and the Finger Lake area offer great views and the ability to try some of the best New York wines the state has to offer. The Catskills and Adirondacks areas are both beautiful expanses known for their vast wilderness, excellent hiking and fantastic food. Spend a day boating in the pristine Lake George or take any number of short hikes in Ithaca that will land you in front of towering waterfalls - your options are endless.

New York City is a great attraction that can be a perfect starting or ending point for a trip to New York State. There are many places that can be explored on foot like Central Park, Grand Central Station, Chinatown and Times Square. If you prefer to relax while seeing the sights, another idea is to take a cruise or guided bus tour around the city or the Statue of Liberty. Most attractions offer senior discounts as well, so that you can save money while seeing the city.

There are many cities throughout the state that are notable for senior travel, including Buffalo, Ithaca, Albany, Rochester and Syracuse. With a wide variety of activities and both small and large cities scattered throughout the state, there is something for everyone in the Empire state. 


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