Begin your Hudson River Valley getaway here, in Dutchess County! Nestled along the river and just 90 minutes from New York City and Albany, it's easy to get here by car, train, bus and air. The varied experiences you'll discover in Dutchess are unlike any other! With so much to offer including natural scenic beauty, outdoor recreation, historic landmarks, restaurants, and festivals, you won’t run out of ideas. If the outdoors is what you’re into, stroll across the world’s longest elevated pedestrian bridge at the Walkway Over the Hudson, or trek through the Appalachian Trail. Is local cuisine what appeals to you? Sip your way along the Dutchess Wine Trail or get a taste of The Culinary Institute of America’s amazing cuisine at one of their restaurants. History and culture more your scene? Tour the Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site or take spin on the Ferris Wheel during the Dutchess County Fair.

Whether it’s a couple’s getaway or a girl’s weekend, a family vacation or a business trip, there’s a little something for everyone here in Dutchess, and we can’t wait for you to explore.

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