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In upstate New York, tucked into the mountains, Kingston is a charming place to hunker down. The river flows through the heart of town, and there are great attractions for all the family –the Hudson River Maritime Museum, the Uptown Historic District, Senate House State Historic Site, and historic Rondout Lighthouse are just some.
Rent a car and the beauty of the Hudson Valley opens up to you. Discover bohemian mountain towns, venture into national parks, or just enjoy a scenic drive. Rent a car in Kingston or at one of New York City’s international airports. Orbitz is on hand to help.
The Hudson Valley holds a wealth of appeal. Here are three delightful places to discover by car.
While this appealing little town didn’t actually host the famous 1960s musical festival, its bohemian spirit and artsy vibe were the inspiration for it. Today Woodstock is delightfully hippy, with eclectic shops, live music venues and art galleries, as well as a picturesque mountain location.
Journey time: Around 20 minutes
Distance: Approximately 11 miles
Set off on a day trip by car to the rugged mountains and glassy lakes of Bear Mountain State Park. While away a day fishing or swimming in the lake, hiking or biking the trails, or climbing to the Perkins Memorial Tower for panoramic views. In winter the lake transforms into an ice rink.
Journey time: Around one hour
Distance: Approximately 60 miles
The Big Apple is one of the world’s top destinations, and you can be exploring the museums, ambling through Central Park, or enjoying the varied characters of the city’s neighborhoods in under two hours’ drive from Kingston. It’s a delightful drive through the Hudson Valley toward the iconic skyline of New York.
Journey time: Around 1 hour 50 minutes
Distance: Approximately 100 miles