You've perfected every detail of your wedding, envisioned every circumstance and are counting down the days--now you just want to get away and celebrate with your closest friends and family. Whether you are looking for a ladies' weekend destination or are in search of a guys' outing to celebrate a bride or groom-to-be, consider customizing an unforgettable getaway to the Finger Lakes.
Relax and enjoy the rich culture and natural beauty of the region--from its exquisite wineries, spas, and resorts to its deep lakes and gorges, or make your own adventure with rounds of scenic golf, a gorgeous hike, a fishing or boating tour, or go lakeside camping. Whatever your pleasure, you and your favorite ladies and best men will savor your memories of the Finger Lakes.
Biking -- for bike enthusiasts, the Finger Lakes region offers ample opportunities by road, railtrail, or towpath, to take in the gorgeous scenery on two wheels surrounded by your best biking companions.
Birding -- Getaway with your best birding buddies to explore the Finger Lakes, located in the Atlantic flyway—a key migratory route for North American birds, where any hike through the gorgeous landscape is sure to offer sightings of spectacular Eastern birds.
Camping -- for a full fresh-air getaway, take the bride or groom camping lakeside or deep in the woods at one of the region's several campgrounds where you can choose to rough it in a tent, or hook up an RV or trailer at a site with full amenities.
Fishing -- The Finger Lakes region offers plenty of prime fishing opportunities for brides and grooms looking to cast their lines in an idyllic setting, including boat charter excursions for private parties that welcome seasoned anglers and first-time fishermen and women.
Golfing -- Enjoy a golfing getaway with your favorite friends and family members at one of the region's scenic golf courses--ranging from high-end resorts to casual country courses.
Hiking -- to celebrate your favorite outdoor enthusiasts, plan a hiking trip featuring incredible scenic vistas, plunging waterfalls, and dramatic gorges throughout the region's parks and preserves, or take on the 560-mile Finger Lakes Trail which runs from the Catskills to Alleghany State Park.
Horseback Riding -- If the bride or groom fancy riding off into the sunset, take them horseback riding on the Six Nations Trail System in Schuyler Counter, which offers about 40 miles of landcape and riding trails, including parking, restrooms, and picnic facilities.
Boat tours & cruises -- Celebrate the bride or groom-to-be with a spectacular sunset dinner cruise, take in the waters with a festive cruise that lasts into the night, or book a private charter for your favorite people to sit back, relax, take in the sights or visit the wineries.
Kayaking -- Get the groom and bride outdoors to explore the Finger Lakes waterways and wildlife by kayak, canoe, or rowboat!
-- One of the most rewarding ways to explore Finger Lakes wine country
is by trolley, bus or limousine, as you and your loved ones tour the
wine trails, taking in the gorgeous scenery, and sampling the region's
celebrated wines--all with a designated guide a the wheel.
Wineries -- Consider a self-guided wine tour of select wineries and vineyards in the region for a few of your closest friends and family to get a taste of the largest, most acclaimed, and stunning winemaking region in the Eastern United States.
Breweries -- If wine is not your thing, see what's brewing in the Finger Lakes with a tour of the region's impressive "Beer Trail," featuring several fine young brewing establishments that are already earning regional and national awards for their distinguished craft brews.
Distilleries -- Sample some of the fine spirits being distilled in the Finger Lakes, as you make your way along with wine trails with your favorite friends and family.
Spas & Massage -- spoil the bride or groom-to-be, and pamper yourselves in the serene setting of the Finger Lakes at one of the region's fabulous spas.
Looking for a great wine tour? Select Finger Lakes Winery Tours - we offer public and private tours across the region. Whether you want a sedan, limo or bus - we can give you the perfect day in the Finger Lakes!
Treat yourself to the range of spa and salon services offered by Isabella Spa at Belhurst Castle Resort. Get pampered from head to toe–enjoy hair color, cut and styling, makeup application, manicure and pedicure, facials, massage and much more!
Interested in fishing in the Finger Lakes? Cast your line aboard one of Seneca Lake Fishing Charter Services premier offshore sport-fishing excursions. Whether you are a seasoned Seneca Lake angler or a first-timer on a fishing boat, all are welcome aboard to experience the best Finger Lakes fishing possible.