Poughkeepsie, New York, `The Queen City on the Hudson`, is one of the principal cities in the Hudson River Valley. One of the original capitals of New York state, this area is steeped in history, and can be seen in its seven noteworthy historic districts, such as the Union Street Historic District, the oldest neighborhood in the city. Five miles away, the town of Hyde Park hosts such attractions as the Vanderbilt Mansion and the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Presidential Library. Established in the 17th century by the Dutch, Poughkeepsie is a bustling college town filled with wonderful examples of historic architecture alongside trendy boutiques and excellent fine dining restaurants. No less than 22 beautiful green parks surround the area, which features plenty of urban spaces in which to relax.
This Self-Drive package through Massachusetts and New York States is great option for those looking to get off the beaten path and take their own time. Combine Worcester (best known for its magnificent Cathedral, also famous for the world renowned Worcester Porcelain, the piquant Worcestershire Sauce and the most picturesque cricket ground in the country)and Lenox in the beautiful Berkshires Area. After that, drive to The Empire State, spending glorious days in Beacon (noted for its proximity to numerous historic sites and large cities and for its creativity, art and culture) and finally, visit the capital of the world; New York City (a city where to enjoy its world-class museums, amazing food and entertainments). This is a flexible vacation package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.399015 Berkshires_and_Hudson_Valley_(Self_Drive)-vac In-stock
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