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Watkins Glen Area Travel Packages 2014

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The Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce offers Travel Packages for easy travel itineraries. Watkins Glen, Schuyler County, and the area offer endless wonders to see and experience for everyone. Choose your package and you’ll find “something special at every turn.” There are seven Travel Packages available: Staycation, Beyond the Checkered Flag, Fresh Air, Rainy Day, Family, Wine, and Romance. Please read the Privacy, Fulfillment, and Refunds Policy.

Staycation Travel Package

                Even when you live in the area, there is so much to see and do. Take a look these options and we look forward to helping you with your itinerary.

  • Barnstormer Winery

Barnstormer Winery’s Build Your Own Picnic cheese board will ensure you won't leave hungry. They offer a wide array of local cheeses, cured meats, and snacks! Price: $12.00

  • Blue Pointe Grille at Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel

Enjoy Fine Dining right on the Harbor of Seneca Lake at the Blue Pointe Grille in the famous internationally acclaimed Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel. Price: $50.00 certificates (Tax, gratuity & alcoholic beverages not included)

  • Finger Lakes Distilling

Take The McKenzie Tour Saturdays at 11:00AM. Tour the Finger Lakes first stand-alone distillery. The 60 minute tour includes a short film about the process, a full tour of the facility, a private tasting, and your choice of a Finger Lakes Distilling glass. Price $18.00

  • Finger Lakes Wine Country Rentals, LLC

Hector Vineyard Cottage is your home away from home in the Finger Lakes conveniently located in Hector, NY, on the east side of Seneca Lake. This beautifully renovated farmhouse cottage is bordered on two sides by vineyards owned by Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards. It’s also located nearly across from Hector Wine Company. Minimum 2 night stay required. Price: $400 for two nights. Call the Chamber for more information.

  • Fulkerson Winery

Maybe you’ve visited local wineries. Maybe you’ve seen all there is to see. But we bet you haven’t done this before! Book the Staycation Package and enjoy a new and exciting winery experience with us at Fulkerson Winery. You’ll begin with a horse-drawn vineyard tour, during which you’ll learn about the 200+ year history of the Fulkerson farm, grape growing, winemaking, and more. Our experts will answer your questions, so ask away. This is a great way to get out and about and experience the Finger Lakes in a new way! But this is more than just a vineyard tour. You’ve heard the saying, “if it grows together, it goes together”? We’ll show you! After the tour, come into the tasting room for a wine tasting featuring Fulkerson wines paired with a local cheese plate. Each participant will receive a complimentary Fulkerson Winery wine glass as a souvenir. Price: $25 per person or $45 per couple

  • Graceful Arts Fiber Studio

Purchase any skein of our own custom hand paint bulky or worsted weight yarns, and we will happily convert it into a center-pull ball!  Free original, tested instructions for a knitted and/or crocheted hat made from our yarn!  The designer is in at Graceful Arts Fiber Studio. Price: $15.00

  • J.R. Dill Winery

J.R. Dill invites you to come & enjoy their wines and enjoy the atmosphere. The winery tasting room features early 20th Century photos of Watkins Glen and Seneca Lake, and a unique tasting bar made of Seneca Lake glass! Come experience, first hand, J.R. Dill Winery with the Premium Wine Tasting. Price: $5.00

  • Joyful Adornments Glass Studio

Watch as molten glass is magically transformed into delightful beads and buttons during a bead making demonstration. Free. You pick the colors and style from a selection of designs, we’ll make the bead while you watch and you’ll get to keep it. Free.  Make a bead, no experience necessary but plan 1 hour.  You get to make 2 practice beads before the final design. (Ages 14+) Price: $20.00

  • Liberty Balloon Co.

Wouldn’t you like to ride in a beautiful balloon? Every flight is unique over beautiful scenic Seneca Lake. Weather and weight exclusions apply. Standard Hot-Air Balloon Rides are $285.00 per person

Make a personal flight for you and yours over Seneca Lake. Weather and weight exclusions apply. Private Flights are $895 per couple

  • Old Havana Courthouse Theater

You’ll find great fun with home grown melodramas of good versus evil. Characters speak directly to the audience. In the end, good always triumphs over evil, often in the most ridiculous way possible. Audiences are encouraged to join in the fun with cheers, boos and participating in sing-alongs. Shows are Saturday and Sunday at 7PM. Sunday matinee at 2PM.Price: $10.00 per person

  • Painted Bar Stables

Enjoy a one hour trail ride through wondrous Tug Hollow. Price $45.00 per person

  • Schooner Excursions, Inc.  “True Love”

The rich sailing history and mystique of True Love along with the beautiful scenery of Seneca Lake provide for an unforgettable sailing experience. Mid-day and Afternoon Cruises are available. Price: $39.00 Sunset Cruise Price: $49.00

  • Seneca Sailing Adventures

Enjoy a 3-hour Sailboat cruise of Seneca Lake. Price $160.00 per couple

  • Simply Your Best

Their goal is to make you “feel you best” every time you leave their salon. Choose from a 30- minute massage, mini-facial, and a make-up application for $75.00, a 30-minute stone massage, mani/pedi $60.00, or a Head to Toe in Love One hour couples facial and massage $200.00.

  • Summit to Stream Adventures

Conveniently located in the Seneca Harbor Marina in Watkins Glen, enjoy hourly rentals of Perception and Wilderness System kayaks.  Get set to paddle on beautiful and serene Seneca Lake. Price: $18.00 per hour

  • Sunset on Seneca B&B

Sunset on Seneca B&B is on the East side of Seneca Lake in Schuyler County, NY. The inn is on a private lake front with spectacular sunsets across the lake and over the gentle rolling hills that define the Finger Lakes. Price: $210.00 per night. Call the Chamber for more information.

  • Sunset View Creamery

Enjoy a day on the farm! You will receive a special farm tour, hay ride, cheese tasting and maybe you can help make cheese. Times are 11AM and 2PM. Price: $3.00 per adult. Children FREE!

  • Tioga Downs Casino

One of the most delicious and fun buffets at a great gaming Casino. Price: $8.00 plus tax and 18% gratuity

  • Watkins Glen State Park

Purchase easy parking at one of the most scenic Parks. Watkins Glen State Park is the most famous of the Finger Lakes State Parks, with a reputation for leaving visitors spellbound. Within two miles, the glen's stream descends 400 feet past 200-foot cliffs, generating 19 waterfalls along its course. Price: $8.00 Parking Pass.

For more information on these choices and to purchase any in the Staycation Package call 1.800.607.4552 or 607.535.4300.

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Beyond the Checkered Flag Travel Package

                Racing Fans, there is so much to experience in the area after that checkered flag is dropped. Choose from these options and we look forward to helping you with your itinerary.

  • Blue Pointe Grille at Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel

Enjoy Fine Dining right on the Harbor of Seneca Lake at the Blue Pointe Grille in the famous internationally acclaimed Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel. Price: $50.00 certificates (Tax, gratuity & alcoholic beverages not included)

  • Finger Lakes Distilling

Take The McKenzie Tour Saturdays at 11:00AM. Tour the Finger Lakes first stand alone distillery. The 60 minute tour includes a short film about the process, a full tour of the facility, a private tasting, and your choice of a Finger Lakes Distilling glass. Price: $18.00

  • Finger Lakes Wine Country Rentals, LLC

Hector Vineyard Cottage is your home away from home in the Finger Lakes. Conveniently located in Hector, NY, on the east side of Seneca Lake. This beautifully renovated farmhouse cottage is bordered on two sides by vineyards owned by Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards. It’s also located nearly across from Hector Wine Company. Minimum 2 night stay required. Package Price: $400 for two night minimum. Call the Chamber for more information.

  • Fulkerson Winery

There is so much to see and do in the Finger Lakes; from racing at the Glen, to hiking the beautiful gorges and trails; to tasting award-winning wines. But with so many wineries, how do you choose? Fulkerson Winery is pleased to offer a truly unique experience to our visitors. Book the Beyond the Checkered Flag package and join us at Fulkerson Winery for a fun and educational experience, starting with a horse-drawn vineyard tour. Climb aboard and learn about the 200+ year history of the Fulkerson farm, grape growing, winemaking, and more. Our experts will answer your questions, so ask away. This is a great way to get out and about and experience the Finger Lakes in a new way! After the vineyard tour, come into the tasting room for a wine tasting featuring Fulkerson wines paired with local cheeses. Each participant will receive a complimentary Fulkerson Winery wine glass as a souvenir. Cost: $25 per person or $45 per couple

  • Graceful Arts Fiber Studio

Purchase any skein of our own custom hand paint bulky or worsted weight yarns and we will happily convert it into a center-pull ball!  Free original, tested instructions for a knitted and/or crocheted hat made from our yarn!  The designer is in at Graceful Arts Fiber Studio. Price: $15.00

  • J.R. Dill Winery

J.R. Dill invites you to come & enjoy their wines and enjoy the atmosphere. The winery tasting room features early 20th Century photos of Watkins Glen and Seneca Lake, and a unique tasting bar made of Seneca Lake glass! Come experience, first hand, J.R. Dill Winery with the Premium Wine Tasting. Price: $5.00

  • Joyful Adornments Glass Studio

Watch as molten glass is magically transformed into delightful beads and buttons during a bead making demonstration. Free. You pick the colors and style from a selection of designs, we’ll make the bead while you watch and you’ll get to keep it. Free.  Make a bead, no experience necessary but plan 1 hour.  You get to make 2 practice beads before the final design. (Ages 14+) Price: $20.00

  • Lakewood Vineyards

Lakewood includes around 80 acres of grapes from 14 varieties including: Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Cabernet Franc and Pinot Noir. The high quality fruit from Lakewood has produced numerous award-winning wines. It’s time to taste Lakewood Vineyard Wines. Price: $2.00

  • Liberty Balloon Co.

Wouldn’t you like to ride in a beautiful balloon? Every flight is unique over beautiful scenic Seneca Lake. Weather and weight exclusions apply. Standard Hot-Air Balloon Rides are $285.00 per person.

Make a personal flight for you and yours over Seneca Lake. Weather and weight exclusions apply. Private Flights are $895 per couple.

  • Old Havana Courthouse Theater

You’ll find great fun with home grown melodramas of good versus evil. Characters speak directly to the audience. In the end, good always triumphs over evil, often in the most ridiculous way possible. Audiences are encouraged to join in the fun with cheers, boos and participating in sing-alongs. Shows are Saturday and Sunday at 7PM. Sunday matinee at 2PM. Price: $10.00 per person

  • Painted Bar Stables

Enjoy a one hour trail ride through wondrous Tug Hollow. Price $45.00 per person

  • Summit to Stream Adventures

Conveniently located in the Seneca Harbor Marina in Watkins Glen, enjoy hourly rentals of Perception and Wilderness System kayaks.  Get set to paddle on beautiful and serene Seneca Lake. Price: $18.00 per hour

  • Sunset on Seneca B&B

Sunset on Seneca B&B is on the East side of Seneca Lake in Schuyler County, NY. The inn is on a private lake front with spectacular sunsets across the lake and over the gentle rolling hills that define the Finger Lakes. Price: $210.00 per night. Call the Chamber for more information.

  • Sunset View Creamery

Enjoy a day on the farm! You will receive a special farm tour, hay ride, cheese tasting and maybe you can help make cheese. Times are 11AM and 2PM. Price: $3.00 per adult. Children FREE!

  • Tioga Downs Casino

One of the most delicious and fun buffets at a great gaming Casino. Price: $8.00 plus tax and 18% gratuity

  • Watkins Glen State Park

Purchase easy parking at one of the most scenic Parks. Watkins Glen State Park is the most famous of the Finger Lakes State Parks, with a reputation for leaving visitors spellbound. Within two miles, the glen's stream descends 400 feet past 200-foot cliffs, generating 19 waterfalls along its course. Price: $8.00 Parking Pass

For information on these choices and to purchase any in the Beyond the Checkered Flag Package call 1.800.607.4552 or 607.535.4300.

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Fresh Air Travel Package

                From hiking, biking, and running, to agri-tourism, the Fresh Air Travel Package has the elements of the great outdoors. We look forward to helping you with your itinerary.

  • Barnstormer Winery

Barnstormer Winery’s Build Your Own Picnic cheese board will ensure you won't leave hungry. They offer a wide array of local cheeses, cured meats, and snacks! Price: $12.00

  • Blue Pointe Grille at Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel

Enjoy Fine Dining right on the Harbor of Seneca Lake at the Blue Pointe Grille in the famous internationally acclaimed Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel. Price: $50.00 certificates (Tax, gratuity & alcoholic beverages not included)

  • Finger Lakes Wine Country Rentals, LLC

Hector Vineyard Cottage is your home away from home in the Finger Lakes. Conveniently located in Hector, NY, on the east side of Seneca Lake. This beautifully renovated farmhouse cottage is bordered on two sides by vineyards owned by Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards. It’s also located nearly across from Hector Wine Company. Minimum 2 night stay required. Package Price: $400 for two nights. Call the Chamber for more information.

  • Fulkerson Winery

Enjoy a walking tour through our vineyards. You’ll enjoy a pleasant stroll through a portion of our vineyards, lasting approximately 45 minutes. We’ll discuss the extensive history of the Fulkerson farm, grape growing, winemaking, and more. Your experience will conclude with an “al fresca” wine tasting under our grape-covered arbor featuring Fulkerson wines paired with a local cheese plate. Each participant will receive a complimentary Fulkerson Winery wine glass as a souvenir. Cost: $20 per person or $35 per couple

  • Liberty Balloon Co.

Wouldn’t you like to ride in a beautiful balloon? Every flight is unique over beautiful scenic Seneca Lake. Weather and weight exclusions apply. Standard Hot-Air Balloon Rides are $285.00 per person.

Make a personal flight for you and yours over Seneca Lake. Weather and weight exclusions apply. Private Flights are $895 per couple.

  • Painted Bar Stables

Enjoy a one hour trail ride through wondrous Tug Hollow. Price $45.00 per person

  • Schooner Excursions, Inc.  “True Love”

The rich sailing history and mystique of True Love along with the beautiful scenery of Seneca Lake provide for an unforgettable sailing experience. Mid-day and Afternoon Cruises are available. Price: $39.00 Sunset Cruise Price: $49.00

  • Seneca Sailing Adventures

Enjoy a 3-hour Sailboat cruise of Seneca Lake. Price $160.00 per couple

  • Summit to Streams Adventures

Conveniently located in the Seneca Harbor Marina in Watkins Glen, enjoy hourly rentals of Perception and Wilderness System kayaks.  Get set to paddle on beautiful and serene Seneca Lake. Price: $18.00 per hour

  • Sunset on Seneca B&B

Sunset on Seneca B&B is on the East side of Seneca Lake in Schuyler County, NY. The inn is on a private lake front with spectacular sunsets across the lake and over the gentle rolling hills that define the Finger Lakes. Price: $210.00 per night. Call the Chamber for more information.

  • Sunset View Creamery

Enjoy a day on the farm! You will receive a special farm tour, hay ride, cheese tasting and maybe you can help make cheese. Times are 11AM and 2PM. Price: $3.00 per adult. Children FREE!

  • Tioga Downs Casino

One of the most delicious and fun buffets at a great gaming Casino. Price: $8.00 plus tax and 18% gratuity

  • Watkins Glen State Park

Purchase easy parking at one of the most scenic Parks. Watkins Glen State Park is the most famous of the Finger Lakes State Parks, with a reputation for leaving visitors spellbound. Within two miles, the glen's stream descends 400 feet past 200-foot cliffs, generating 19 waterfalls along its course. Price: $8.00 Parking Pass

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Rainy Day Travel Package

                A rainy day offers a chance to experience fantastic attractions that are in from the elements. Choose from these great experiences.

  • Blue Pointe Grille at Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel

Enjoy Fine Dining right on the Harbor of Seneca Lake at the Blue Pointe Grille in the famous internationally acclaimed Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel. Price: $50.00 certificates (Tax, gratuity & alcoholic beverages not included)

  • Finger Lakes Distilling

Take The McKenzie Tour Saturdays at 11:00AM. Tour the Finger Lakes first stand-alone distillery. The 60 minute tour includes a short film about the process, a full tour of the facility, a private tasting, and your choice of a Finger Lakes Distilling glass. Price: $18.00

  • Finger Lakes Wine Country Rentals, LLC

Hector Vineyard Cottage is your home away from home in the Finger Lakes conveniently located in Hector, NY, on the east side of Seneca Lake. This beautifully renovated farmhouse cottage is bordered on two sides by vineyards owned by Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards. It’s also located nearly across from Hector Wine Company. Minimum 2 night stay required. Package Price: $400 for two nights. Call the Chamber for more information.

  • Fulkerson Winery

What better way to pass the time on a rainy day than with a wine tasting? Since the weather is dreary, we’re here to make your visit extra special! Let us know what wines you prefer (dry, semi-dry, or sweet) and we’ll put together a private tasting just for you, complete with a local cheese plate. Your knowledgeable server will lead your tasting, answering any questions along the way. Each participant will receive a complimentary Fulkerson Winery wine glass as a souvenir. Cost: $15 per person or $25 per couple

  • Graceful Arts Fiber Studio

Purchase any skein of our own custom hand paint bulky or worsted weight yarns and we will happily convert it into a center-pull ball!  Free original, tested instructions for a knitted and/or crocheted hat made from our yarn!  The designer is in at Graceful Arts Fiber Studio. Price: $15.00

  • J.R. Dill Winery

J.R. Dill invites you to come & enjoy their wines and enjoy the atmosphere. The winery tasting room features early 20th Century photos of Watkins Glen and Seneca Lake, and a unique tasting bar made of Seneca Lake glass! Come experience, first hand, J.R. Dill Winery with the Premium Wine Tasting. Price: $5.00

  • Joyful Adornments Glass Studio

Watch as molten glass is magically transformed into delightful beads and buttons during a bead making demonstration. Free. You pick the colors and style from a selection of designs, we’ll make the bead while you watch and you’ll get to keep it. Free.  Make a bead, no experience necessary but plan 1 hour.  You get to make 2 practice beads before the final design. (Ages 14+) Price: $20.00

  • Lakewood Vineyards

Lakewood includes around 80 acres of grapes from 14 varieties including: Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Cabernet Franc and Pinot Noir. The high quality fruit from Lakewood has produced numerous award-winning wines. It’s time to taste Lakewood Vineyard Wines. Price: $2.00

  • Liberty Balloon Co.

Wouldn’t you like to ride in a beautiful balloon? Every flight is unique over beautiful scenic Seneca Lake. Weather and weight exclusions apply. Standard Hot-Air Balloon Rides $285.00 per person

Make a personal flight for you and yours over Seneca Lake. Weather and weight exclusions apply. Private Flights are $895 per couple

  • Old Havana Courthouse Theater

You’ll find great fun with home grown melodramas of good versus evil. Characters speak directly to the audience. In the end, good always triumphs over evil, often in the most ridiculous way possible. Audiences are encouraged to join in the fun with cheers, boos and participating in sing-alongs. Shows are Saturday and Sunday at 7PM. Sunday matinee at 2PM.Price: $10.00 per person

  • Simply Your Best

Their goal is to make you “feel you best” every time you leave their salon. Choose from a 30- minute massage, mini-facial, and a make-up application for $75.00, a 30-minute stone massage, mani/pedi $60.00, or a Head to Toe in Love One hour couples facial and massage $200.00.

  • Sunset on Seneca B&B

Sunset on Seneca B&B is on the East side of Seneca Lake in Schuyler County, NY. The inn is on a private lake front with spectacular sunsets across the lake and over the gentle rolling hills that define the Finger Lakes. Price: $210.00 per night. Call the Chamber for more information.

  • Tioga Downs Casino

One of the most delicious and fun buffets at a great gaming Casino. Price: $8.00 plus tax and 18% gratuity

  • Watkins Glen State Park

Purchase easy parking at one of the most scenic Parks. Watkins Glen State Park is the most famous of the Finger Lakes State Parks, with a reputation for leaving visitors spellbound. Within two miles, the glen's stream descends 400 feet past 200-foot cliffs, generating 19 waterfalls along its course. Price: $8.00 Parking Pass

For more information on these choices and to purchase any in the Rainy Day Travel Package call 1.800.607.4552 or 607.535.4300.

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Family Travel Package

You’ll find great fun for the entire family with these ideas to add to your itinerary.

  • Blue Pointe Grille at Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel

Enjoy Fine Dining right on the Harbor of Seneca Lake at the Blue Pointe Grille in the famous internationally acclaimed Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel. Price: $50.00 certificates (Tax, gratuity & alcoholic beverages not included)

  • Finger Lakes Wine Country Rentals, LLC

Hector Vineyard Cottage is your home away from home in the Finger Lakes conveniently located in Hector, NY, on the east side of Seneca Lake. This beautifully renovated farmhouse cottage is bordered on two sides by vineyards owned by Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards. It’s also located nearly across from Hector Wine Company. Minimum 2 night stay required. Package Price: $400 for two nights. Call the Chamber for more information.

  • Graceful Arts Fiber Studio

Purchase any skein of our own custom hand paint bulky or worsted weight yarns, and we will happily convert it into a center-pull ball!  Free original, tested instructions for a knitted and/or crocheted hat made from our yarn!  The designer is in at Graceful Arts Fiber Studio. Price: $15.00

  • Joyful Adornments Glass Studio

Watch as molten glass is magically transformed into delightful beads and buttons during a bead making demonstration. Free. You pick the colors and style from a selection of designs, we’ll make the bead while you watch and you’ll get to keep it. Free.  Make a bead, no experience necessary but plan 1 hour.  You get to make 2 practice beads before the final design. (Ages 14+) Price: $20.00

  • Liberty Balloon Co.

Wouldn’t you like to ride in a beautiful balloon? Every flight is unique over beautiful scenic Seneca Lake. Weather and weight exclusions apply. Standard Hot-Air Balloon Rides are $285.00 per person.

Make a personal flight for you and yours over Seneca Lake. Weather and weight exclusions apply. Private Flights are $895 per couple.

  • Old Havana Courthouse Theater

You’ll find great fun with home grown melodramas of good versus evil. Characters speak directly to the audience. In the end, good always triumphs over evil, often in the most ridiculous way possible. Audiences are encouraged to join in the fun with cheers, boos and participating in sing-alongs. Shows are Saturday and Sunday at 7PM. Sunday matinee at 2PM. Price: $10.00 per person

  • Painted Bar Stables

Enjoy a one hour trail ride through wondrous Tug Hollow. Price $45.00 per person

  • Schooner Excursions, Inc.  “True Love”

The rich sailing history and mystique of True Love along with the beautiful scenery of Seneca Lake provide for an unforgettable sailing experience. Mid-day and Afternoon Cruises are available. Price: $39.00 Sunset Cruise Price: $49.00

  • Summit to Stream Adventures

Conveniently located in the Seneca Harbor Marina in Watkins Glen, enjoy hourly rentals of Perception and Wilderness System kayaks.  Get set to paddle on beautiful and serene Seneca Lake. Price: $18.00 per hour

  • Sunset View Creamery

Enjoy a day on the farm! You will receive a special farm tour, hay ride, cheese tasting and maybe you can help make cheese. Times are 11AM and 2PM. Price: $3.00 per adult. Children FREE!

  • Tioga Downs Casino

One of the most delicious and fun buffets at a great gaming Casino. Price: $8.00 plus tax and 18% gratuity

  • Watkins Glen State Park

Purchase easy parking at one of the most scenic Parks. Watkins Glen State Park is the most famous of the Finger Lakes State Parks, with a reputation for leaving visitors spellbound. Within two miles, the glen's stream descends 400 feet past 200-foot cliffs, generating 19 waterfalls along its course. Price: $8.00 Parking Pass

For information on these choices and to purchase any in the Family Travel Package call 1.800.607.4552 or 607.535.4300.

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Wine, Beer, and Distilleries Travel Package

Follow our many trails to satisfy your epicurean tastes and choose from these experiences.

  • Barnstormer Winery

Barnstormer Winery’s Build Your Own Picnic cheese board will ensure you won't leave hungry. They offer a wide array of local cheeses, cured meats, and snacks! Price: $12.00

  • Blue Pointe Grille at Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel

Enjoy Fine Dining right on the Harbor of Seneca Lake at the Blue Pointe Grille in the famous internationally acclaimed Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel. Price: $50.00 certificates. (Tax, gratuity & alcoholic beverages not included)

  • Finger Lakes Distilling

Take The McKenzie Tour Saturdays at 11:00AM. Tour the Finger Lakes first stand-alone distillery. The 60 minute tour includes a short film about the process, a full tour of the facility, a private tasting, and your choice of a Finger Lakes Distilling glass. Price $18.00

  • Finger Lakes Wine Country Rentals, LLC

Hector Vineyard Cottage is your home away from home in the Finger Lakes conveniently located in Hector, NY, on the east side of Seneca Lake. This beautifully renovated farmhouse cottage is bordered on two sides by vineyards owned by Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards. It’s also located nearly across from Hector Wine Company. Minimum 2 night stay required. Package Price - $400 for two nights. Call the Chamber for more information.

  • Fulkerson Winery

If you’re looking for more than the standard tasting experience, Fulkerson Winery is the place for you! We pride ourselves on offering fun, informative tastings. But before we head into the tasting room, why not go out and see where the wine starts – the vineyards! Enjoy a horse-drawn vineyard tour during which you’ll learn about the 200+ year history of the Fulkerson farm, grape growing, winemaking, and more. Our experts will answer your questions, so ask away. After the vineyard tour, we’ll head inside for a private tasting in our loft space, complete with a local cheese plate. You tell us what wines you prefer (dry, semi-dry, or sweet) and we’ll put together a wine flight just for you. Each participant will receive a complimentary Fulkerson Winery wine glass as a souvenir. Cost: $30 per person or $55 per couple

  • Glenora Wine Cellars

Take in the gorgeous view while enjoying regional cuisine from Veraisons Restaurant and Glenora’s finest wines.  You will receive a complimentary wine tasting for two with the purchase of two lunch entrees.  Price: No charge

  • J.R. Dill Winery

J.R. Dill invites you to come & enjoy their wines and enjoy the atmosphere. The winery tasting room features early 20th Century photos of Watkins Glen and Seneca Lake, and a unique tasting bar made of Seneca Lake glass! Come experience, first hand, J.R. Dill Winery with the Premium Wine Tasting. Price: $5.00

  • Lakewood Vineyards

Lakewood includes around 80 acres of grapes from 14 varieties including: Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Cabernet Franc and Pinot Noir. The high quality fruit from Lakewood has produced numerous award-winning wines. It’s time to taste Lakewood Vineyard Wines. Price: $2.00

  • Liberty Balloon Co.

Wouldn’t you like to ride in a beautiful balloon? Every flight is unique over beautiful, scenic Seneca Lake. Weather and weight exclusions apply. Standard Hot-Air Balloon Rides are $285.00 per person.

Make a personal flight for you and yours over Seneca Lake. Weather and weight exclusions apply. Private Flights are $895 per couple.

  • Old Havana Courthouse Theater

You’ll find great fun with home grown melodramas of good versus evil. Characters speak directly to the audience. In the end, good always triumphs over evil, often in the most ridiculous way possible. Audiences are encouraged to join in the fun with cheers, boos and participating in sing-alongs. Shows are Saturday and Sunday at 7PM. Sunday matinee at 2PM. Price: $10.00 per person

  • Sunset on Seneca B&B

Sunset on Seneca B&B is on the East side of Seneca Lake in Schuyler County, NY. The Inn is on a private lake front with spectacular sunsets across the lake and over the gentle rolling hills that define the Finger Lakes. Price: $210.00 per night. Call the Chamber for more information.

  • Tioga Downs Casino

One of the most delicious and fun buffets at a great gaming Casino. Price: $8.00 plus tax and 18% gratuity

  • TLC Limo, LLC

Enjoy a fantastic four hour wine tour of our area wineries. You can ride in 6, 8, and 10 passenger limousines with exemplary service. Price: $450.00

For information on these choices and to purchase any in the Wine Travel Package call 1.800.607.4552 or 607.535.4300.

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Romance Travel Package

Romance blooms in the Finger Lakes. Choose from these amorous options and let us help you plan your itinerary.

  • Barnstormer Winery

Barnstormer Winery’s Build Your Own Picnic cheese board will ensure you won't leave hungry. They offer a wide array of local cheeses, cured meats, and snacks! Price: $12.00

  • Blue Pointe Grille at Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel

Enjoy Fine Dining right on the Harbor of Seneca Lake at the Blue Pointe Grille in the famous internationally acclaimed Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel. Price: $50.00 certificates (Tax, gratuity & alcoholic beverages not included)

  • Finger Lakes Wine Country Rentals, LLC

Hector Vineyard Cottage is your home away from home in the Finger Lakes. Conveniently located in Hector, NY, on the east side of Seneca Lake, this beautifully renovated farmhouse cottage is bordered on two sides by vineyards owned by Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards. It’s also located nearly across from Hector Wine Company. Minimum 2 night stay required. Package Price - $400 for two-night minimum. Call the Chamber for more information.

  • Fulkerson Winery

Book the Romance Package and enjoy a new, exciting winery experience with us at Fulkerson Winery. You’ll begin with a horse-drawn vineyard tour, during which you’ll learn about the 200+ year history of the Fulkerson farm, grape growing, winemaking, and more. Our experts will answer your questions, so ask away. This is a great way to get out and about and experience the Finger Lakes in a new way! But this is more than just a vineyard tour. You’ve heard the saying, “if it grows together, it goes together”? We’ll show you! After the tour, come into the tasting room for a wine tasting featuring Fulkerson wines paired with a local cheese plate. Each participant will receive a complimentary Fulkerson Winery wine glass as a souvenir. Cost: $25 per person or $45 per couple

  • J.R. Dill Winery

J.R. Dill invites you to come & enjoy their wines and enjoy the atmosphere. The winery tasting room features early 20th Century photos of Watkins Glen and Seneca Lake, and a unique tasting bar made of Seneca Lake glass! Come experience, first hand, J.R. Dill Winery with the Premium Wine Tasting. Price: $5.00

  • Lakewood Vineyards

Lakewood includes around 80 acres of grapes from 14 varieties including: Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Cabernet Franc and Pinot Noir. The high quality fruit from Lakewood has produced numerous award-winning wines. It’s time to taste Lakewood Vineyard Wines. Price: $2.00

  • Liberty Balloon Co.

Wouldn’t you like to ride in a beautiful balloon? Every flight is unique over beautiful scenic Seneca Lake. Weather and weight exclusions apply. Standard Hot-Air Balloon Rides $285.00 per person.

Make a personal flight for you and yours over Seneca Lake. Weather and weight exclusions apply. Private Flights are $895 per couple.

  • Painted Bar Stables

Enjoy a one hour trail ride through wondrous Tug Hollow. Price $45.00 per person

  • Schooner Excursions, Inc. “True Love”

The rich sailing history and mystique of True Love along with the beautiful scenery of Seneca Lake provide for an unforgettable sailing experience. Mid-day and Afternoon Cruises are available. Price: $39.00 Sunset Cruise Price: $49.00

  • Seneca Sailing Adventures

Enjoy a 3-hour Sailboat cruise on Seneca Lake. Price $160.00 per couple

  • Simply Your Best

Their goal is to make you “feel you best” every time you leave their salon. Choose from a 30- minute massage, mini-facial, and a make-up application for $75.00; a 30-minute stone massage, mani/pedi for $60.00; or a Head to Toe in Love One hour couples facial and massage $200.00.

  • Sunset on Seneca B&B

Sunset on Seneca B&B is on the East side of Seneca Lake in Schuyler County, NY. The inn is on a private lake front with spectacular sunsets across the lake and over the gentle rolling hills that define the Finger Lakes. Price: $210.00 per night. Call the Chamber for more information.

  • Tioga Downs Casino

One of the most delicious and fun buffets at a great gaming Casino. Price: $8.00 plus tax and 18% gratuity

  • Watkins Glen State Park

Purchase easy parking at one of the most scenic Parks. Watkins Glen State Park is the most famous of the Finger Lakes State Parks, with a reputation for leaving visitors spellbound. Within two miles, the glen's stream descends 400 feet past 200-foot cliffs, generating 19 waterfalls along its course. Price: $8.00 Parking Pass

For information on these choices and to purchase any in the Romance Travel Package call 1.800.607.4552 or 607.535.4300.

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Package Privacy Policy

 

This policy covers how we use your personal information. We take your privacy SERIOUSLY and will take all measures to protect your personal information.

What Information Do We Collect?

We only collect information that we need that is related to your order. This includes your:
Billing Address
Email Address
Credit Card Information

In addition we also collect information on your IP address, browser type, and Refer URL data. We use this data to prevent hacking attempts, help us know what web browsers people are using, and find out where our visitors are coming from so that we can improve our marketing.

How Is My Information Used?

Your information is only used to fill your order. We do not sell or redistribute your information to ANYONE.

Security and Storage

Only your order data billing, address, and order contents data is stored on our server. We do not store your Credit Card data.

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Cookies are small files that reside on your computer and allow us to recognize you on your next visit or store your shopping cart contents. We use them only to track this information.

 

Package Fulfillment and Refunds Policy

ORDER TRACKING

Your package itinerary will be waiting for you for pick up at the Visitor Center of the Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce, 214 N. Franklin St., Watkins Glen, NY 14891. Call 1.800.607.4552 or 607.535.4300 for any updates of information or questions.

ORDER PAYMENT

Full payment with a credit card is required to make a package reservation.  Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce reserves the right to re-invoice your reservation should an error be made in computing your package price. Rates are subject to change including, but not limited to, increases in or establishments of surcharges, applicable taxes, government fees, and hotel/B&B prices. A 5% processing fee will be administered per reservation total. A 7% administrative processing fee will be retained by Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce for cancelled package reservations.

A cancellation is defined as any change made to the name of a traveler when booked, the substitution of one traveler in place of another, a reduction to the number in the party, reduction of a portion of the package, and/or the termination of the entire trip. Changing the date of a reservation is also classified as a cancellation. All other changes are defined as a revision.  If your plans change, your right to a full refund is limited. Cancellations made to a reservation will include a 7% administrative fee.

HOW TO CANCEL A RESERVATIONS

You must within 30 days of your purchase.

1. Please email Cassie@watkinsglenchamber.com to request a refund.
2. Our address:
     Watkins Glen Chamber of Commerce
     214 N. Franklin Street
     Watkins Glen, NY 14891
 

To cancel a reservation, call the Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce at 1.800.607.4552. There may be instances where a cancellation may need to be made directly with the participating vendor.

HOTEL/B&B and RESERVATION CANCELLATION PENALTY
There will be a full refund less 7% administrative processing fee retained by Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce for cancelled reservations.

RESPONSIBILITIES
Customer Responsibilities: You are responsible for examining and verifying all information and ensuring that you understand all of the policies, fees and requirements to which you are subject.

Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce Responsibilities: Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce is responsible to you for making all arrangements for accommodations and services offered in each package, provided that in the absence of gross negligence on the part of Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce. Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce is not responsible for any changes made by scheduled reservations which are beyond our control. Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce is not responsible for damage, delay or vacations affected by weather or other force majeure events beyond the control of the Chamber. In no event shall any party be liable for consequential damages. Special requests such as room location, special meals or assistance will be communicated to the appropriate party, but cannot be guaranteed by Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce. 

Applicable Law: It is agreed by and between you and Watkins Glen Chamber of Commerce that all disputes and matters whatsoever arising under or in connection with or incident to these policies and procedures shall be litigated, if at all, in and before a court located in the state of New York, U.S.A., to the exclusion of any other state or country.

Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce, in providing travel management services, does not guarantee or insure the services to be provided by any supplier, the financial position of such suppliers or the reimbursement to you from any loss experienced as a result of the financial condition of such supplier. In the event that a supplier defaults prior to providing the service to you for which payment has been made, the sole recourse for refund shall be with the defaulting supplier, from insurance covering such defaults if any or from other responsible third party unless such was caused by Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce.

Except as expressly stated herein, assumes no responsibility for actions relating to travel services beyond the control of Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce or its employees. Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce is not responsible or liable for any act, error, omission, injury, loss, accident, damage, delay, nonperformance, irregularity, or any consequence thereof, which may be occasioned through neglect, or default or any other act or inaction of any supplier of travel products. Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce shall not be liable for any fluctuation in price or change in schedule or equipment or accommodations for any service, which occurs subsequent to payment for such service.

What is a No-Show?
A No-Show is when you fail to show up for your package reservation without prior notification.  

Can I check out early?
No refunds will be issued for unused room nights or package reservations due to early departures.

Updated as of: August 6, 2014

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