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Experience! The Finger Lakes Tours

PO Box 3787, Ithaca, NY 14852
607-233-4818
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Ranked #1 of 13 Activities in Ithaca
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: Specializing in high-quality, personalized, and guided tours in the Finger Lakes. Our experiences include winery tours, gorge and waterfall tours,... more » Owner description: Specializing in high-quality, personalized, and guided tours in the Finger Lakes. Our experiences include winery tours, gorge and waterfall tours, boat cruising, and history tours of the area.Our goal is to have you experience the region as the locals do, appreciating its regional bounty, natural beauty, cultural opportunities and historical significance. « less
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State College, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I've done 2 tours in the past couple months; once with friends and once with my husband. It's the best way to see some of the best wineries around the Finger Lakes and because they have partnerships with the wineries, they make you feel like a VIP. Had Steph both times and she is so much fun and very knowledgeable!

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Summit Hill, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We booked the Made In Ithaca Libations winery tour. The pickup location was easy to reach from our hotel and the driver/guide was right on time. The guide we had was absolutely awesome and really made everyone on our tour comfortable and have a good time. Included in the cost of the tour are small snacks, wine tasting fees, and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We had a great Girls Weekend With Grandma (GWWG) in July 2014 experiencing the Fingerlakes on a guided winery tour with Chris, who was an awesome tour guide! Chris was eager to help and the company went the extra mile and provided special snacks for a fellow tour-mate who had food allergy issues. Chris offered little surprises & treats along... More

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New York, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

For a full experience, this is an excellent package. We got to tour an actual farm and see where our food comes from. We actually didn't get to pick our vegetables which worked out well for some of the guests who didn't have the right shoes. We then got to watch our chef prepare our lunch and there was some... More

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Brookline, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Had a great afternoon touring vineyards up and down Cayuga Lake. Rachael was filled with fun facts and was very personable and entertaining.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We were visiting from the UK helping provide an international course at Cornell University with WHO and Cochrane. The whole course went on this wine tour, from China, India, Nepal, US, UK, Uganda, Bangladesh, South Africa and other places, as a break in an intensive two weeks. It was fabulous fun, lots to see and do and great way to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Went on a 5 hour tour of 3 wineries. Our guide Chris knew a ton about wine, about the region, and was really enthusiastic about making sure all of our questions were answered and that we were taken care of. At all the wineries we had private tasting rooms (there were a lot of us), so there was no lines,... More

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Newtown Square, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We tried the three hour wine and beer tasting tour. The van picked us up at our hotel La Tourelle. The group of Cornel alums in town for a reunion were fun (and smart!) Our tour guide Rachel is a gem. She has high energy and is charming, and informative. We visited two wineries and a beer brewer. We had... More

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West Orange, New Jersey, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

We scheduled this tour based on not wanting to drive to the wineries and using reviews from Trip Advisor. The bus was extremely prompt, Chris, our guide was very knowledgeable, and the group of 11 people was very fun. We waited on no lines, got to taste a wide range, and did not feel at all rushed or delayed at... More

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Hoboken
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Very well run company. Our guide, Rachel, was perfect - friendly, knowledgable, added that special touch to the day. We did the Cayuga West Trail with lunch. The pizza was delicious. The owners of several of the estates did the tour/wine tasting - they were wonderful. Would highly recommend to anyone who is looking to do wine tasting in the... More

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