Begin your Hudson River Valley getaway here, in Dutchess! Sure, it's easy to get here - by car, train, bus and air but what's even more important? The varied experiences you'll discover. Stroll across the Walkway Over the Hudson, trek through the Appalachian Trail, and sip along the Dutchess Wine Trail. Tour the FDR National Historic Site, spin on the Ferris Wheel at the Dutchess County Fair, and taste at the Culinary Institute of America's restaurants. Cruise down the Hudson River, pick bushels of farm-fresh apples, and admire contemporary art from modern masters.

Couples getaway? Family vacation? Business travel? Whatever brings you to upstate New York, you'll find countless things to d