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Seneca Lake Wine Trail

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Address: 2 N Franklin St, Suite 320, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1269
Phone Number: (877 536-2717
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Always a fun time on Seneca!!!

Seneca and the other Finger Lakes are a relatively short trip from many East Coast cities and well worth the visit. Beautiful scenery and welcoming locals. Have driven the west... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
AnnM336
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Seneca and the other Finger Lakes are a relatively short trip from many East Coast cities and well worth the visit. Beautiful scenery and welcoming locals. Have driven the west side up from Watkins Glen to Geneva and then the east side over 14a. Many wineries, breweries, distilleries, and other fun stops. As others have said, you need to pace... More 

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Watkins Glen, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Have to admit, I'm surrounded! I live here!. Been visiting wineries for 28 years now. We all have our favorites. Best advice is not too many on same day, you can get drunk at home. These hard working people providing us with beautiful, great wines "pour" their hearts into the craft. Plan ahead, check out trail website for events. There... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Many wonderful winery tours and tastings with many balcony lookouts showing the vineyards and lake views.

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Paul T, General Manager at Seneca Lake Wine Trail, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! Sunsets from many of our member wineries on the east (right) side of the lake can be pretty stellar too. We hope you enjoyed your visit, and will return again soon. More 

Lockport, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our group spent a week on the east side of Seneca Lake and got to visit many of the wineries, breweries and distilleries on this side of the lake. They were all good, we did have a couple of favorites but I will leave that up to you to decide for yourself! The variety of wines, mixed in with some... More 

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Paul T, General Manager at Seneca Lake Wine Trail, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words: it is truly amazing how many more non-wine, farm based beverage producers (breweries, distilleries and cideries) are springing up all around our lake these days. And we concur that having a designated driver is always helpful in making sure you enjoy a safe visit to our member wineries. We hope you come back to... More 

Buffalo, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Such a peaceful drive along the lake, with the opportunity to stop at various wineries, breweries and restaurants!

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Paul T, General Manager at Seneca Lake Wine Trail, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, and we hope you come back to visit again soon! More 

Ramsey, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Last summer was the first time I came to the Finger Lakes. My friend and I used a company called "Experience the Finger Lakes". It was such a good experience (no pun intended) that we used them again this summer. They were so helpful and arranged such great tours that we would highly recommend them and the Seneca Lake Wine... More 

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Paul T, General Manager at Seneca Lake Wine Trail, responded to this review

We agree: Experience The Finger Lakes is one of several terrific transportation and tour companies we're lucky to have in our region. That company in particular is definitely known for having incredibly customized winery tours, led by informed staff. We hope you're able to visit us again soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The wineries are wonderful but with over 40 of them, you may need someone else to drive you home. All the wineries are easy to find and the restaurants cater to all tastes. The wine trail itself has fantastic events or you can attend events at the individual wineries. There is always something going on. The views are also incredible.

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Paul T, General Manager at Seneca Lake Wine Trail, responded to this review

Thank you for your many kind words. And we concur that when visiting many wineries in a given day, having a designated driver is always a wise choice. Visit our website (we are not permitted to put the link here, but if you search for "Seneca Lake Wine Trail", you should find it easily) for a good listing of the... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This area makes me proud to be a New Yorker. There are so many beautiful wineries and vineyards on Seneca Lake that you don't know where to start. Best part is the employees at these wineries are very friendly and love their jobs.

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Paul T, General Manager at Seneca Lake Wine Trail, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words! It is great to hear a visitor give praise to the many hard working passionate employees of our member wineries. We hope you can visit again soon! More 

Woonsocket, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice winery's so many to see and not enough time ...next time we plan to stay longer .the people we met were nice to talk to

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Paul T, General Manager at Seneca Lake Wine Trail, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words! It is great to hear a visitor give praise to the many hard working passionate employees of our member wineries. We hope you can visit again soon! More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lake Seneca has wineries along both sides. We loved the varieties and the friendliness of the staffs.

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Paul T, General Manager at Seneca Lake Wine Trail, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words! It is great to hear a visitor give praise to the many hard working passionate employees of our member wineries. We hope you can visit again soon! More 

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