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2-Day Upstate New York, Lake George, Lake Placid Tour from New York

  • Tour code: 255-572
  • Available: Sat (6/15 - 10/31); 5/25, 5/26, 7/4, 9/1
  • Depart from: New York, NY; Jersey City, NJ; Flushing, NY; East Brunswick, NJ; Brooklyn, NY
  • Duration: 2 Days 1 Night
From USD$125

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Visit Lake George, Ausable Chasm, High Falls George, and Lake Placid. 1 night hotel accommodation. Round-trip transporation and tour guide.

Special Remarks:

  • Take the Whiteface Mountain Lift to enjoy the view of Lake Placid and be on the top of the mountain
  • Go for the Highfall Gorge to experience the scenic raft adventure through spectacular rock formations
  • Find peace on Lake George and listen to the steam Whistle
  • Tour is 100% guaranteed; if cancelled 120% of the price will be refunded

Pricing Details

Single: $175
Double (/Person): $125
Third Person Adult: Free
Child (Age 0-12): Free
Fourth Person Adult: $85
Child (Age 0-12): $85

Note: *Price in USD is based on the lowest price per person per room over the next 30 days. Exact prices are displayed when you select a date.

  • Buy 2 Get 3rd Free: (1) Cancellation of free-fare passenger must be made at least 7 days before departure. (2) No-show or late cancellation incurs a $85 penalty fee for the reserved bus seat.
  • Child rates: Child rates apply to those who are 0-12 years old. Child above 2 years must take the seat. Customers are welcome to use child safety seats on that have lap and/or shoulder belts/harnesses for the infant under 2 years. Please note that each hotel room can only accommodate up to 4 guests of any age.
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Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1 New York - Whiteface Mountain - Lake Placid Town(273 miles)
  • Day 2 Ausable Chasm - Lake George - New York(412 miles)
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Day 1 New York - Whiteface Mountain - Lake Placid Town(273 miles)

In the morning, we will depart from New York for Whiteface Mountain. When we arrive, we will ride the Whiteface Mountain Lift to get amazing views of the mountain. Then, we will travel to the High Falls Gorge, where we will be able to see the Ausable River beneath the shadow of the mountain. We will then set off on a scenic rafting adventure on the same waters past spectacular rock formations. Then, we will depart for Lake Placid, where we will shop on Main Street before exploring the Olympic Center.

This massive park is the largest of its kind in the country, as well as the largest National Historic Site. It encompasses all of upstate New York's Adirondack Mountains as well as some of the surrounding areas.

  • Always Visit
    Whiteface Mountain is the fifth-tallest mountain in New York State and one of the High Peaks of the Adirondacks. Because of its relative isolation from the other High Peaks, it offers unparalleled views of the surrounding area.
  • Always Available
    Winter or summer, take an air gondola ride to the top of the Whiteface Mountain where breathtaking views of Lake Placid, Lake Champlain, and mountain peaks await. Each gondola seats 8 people. Once there, share a picnic on the observation deck or partake in seasonal events.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $24; Child (Under 6 yrs) Free; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $18|Opening Hours: Daily 9:00am - 4:00am, Seasonal Hours

Lake Placid is well known among winter-sports enthusiasts for its skiing, both Alpine and Nordic. It hosted the 1932 and the 1980 Winter Olympics.

  • Always Visit
    The High Falls Gorge is located near Lake Placid, New York amidst the Adirondack Mountains. It is the location where the Ausable River spills over the edge of Whiteface Mountain.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $13.50; Child (3-12 yrs) $10.26; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $13.50; exclude tax
  • Always Visit
    This lake and its eponymous town in the Adirondack Mountains of Upstate New York are favorite vacation destinations for people all over New England. From hiking and mountain climbing to fishing and boating, there is never nothing to do!
  • Always Visit
    The Olympic Center at Lake Placid, New York was the site of the famous 1980 Olympics, best known for the hockey showdown between the United States and Russia in which a scrappy American team dethroned the Russian powerhouse.
Standard Hotel: American Best Value Inn, or equivalence

Day 2 Ausable Chasm - Lake George - New York(412 miles)

We will start the day at the Ausable Chasm, where we will get the opportunity to descend hundreds of feet as we walk along the natural stone walkways in the area. Our second stop will be Lake George in the Adirondacks, where we will board the Minnehaha, which has a glass-enclosed engine for those who want to see it at work. In the evening, we will return to New York City, where the tour will come to an end. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations.

Keeseville is a hamlet in Clinton and Essex counties, New York, in the United States.It developed along the Ausable River, which provided water power for mills and industrial development.

  • Always Visit
    Ausable Chasm, carved into upstate New York's Adirondack Mountains by an eponymous river, is made of 500-foot-thick Potsdam sandstone that is over 500 million years old. At its southern end, it drains into Lake Champlain.
    Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes

This massive park is the largest of its kind in the country, as well as the largest National Historic Site. It encompasses all of upstate New York's Adirondack Mountains as well as some of the surrounding areas.

Lake George is a town in Warren County, New York, United States. It's a beachy village that has plenty of hotel options and lots of fun during the summertime.

  • Always Available
    Take a cruise of lovely Lake George from aboard the Minnehaha, the Lake George Steamboat Company's authentic paddle-wheel boat.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $17; Child (3-12 yrs) $8; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $17

*Return time is an estimate and varies based on traffic and weather conditions.





Terms & Condition


The purchase of any travel services represents your acceptance Terms & Conditions set out herein. Please ensure that you read carefully and understand these Terms & Conditions prior to booking.

Booking changes
A fee may be charged for any revision or alteration made to a reservation after the booking is confirmed. Name changes or corrections may be treated as a cancellation and cancellation fees will apply. A change of tour date or tour itinerary may be treated as a cancellation, and normal cancellation fees will apply. Please be noted that we do not allow departure change 48 hours before departure.

Cancellations and Cancellation Fees
Regardless of reason, cancellations result in costly charges from our travel and hotel providers covering penalties and fees incurred by canceling confirmed and pending bookings. Therefore, cancellation penalties and or fees will apply. Time of cancellation will be determined when notice is received and confirmed by our office. Notice of cancellation must be made directly to TakeTours by email or through web mail at Contact Us .

Tour Departure: This tour has 100% guaranteed departure; if the tour is cancelled there will be refund of 120%. Restrictions apply; due to weather conditions, State Emergencies, Airport Closures or anything beyond the control of the tour operator the 120% refund will NOT apply.

Cancellation penalties per person for 1-4 days tours

(Notification day and departure day are not counted)

NOTE: We cannot grant any refunds more than 30 days after completion of tour.

Itinerary Variations
We constantly strives to improve tour itineraries and features. If such improvements can be made, or unforeseen circumstances beyond our control make changes necessary - we reserve the right to vary itineraries and to substitute hotels. At certain peak periods duplicate departures may operate, and sometimes in reverse order in which case hotels may vary from those stated on the itinerary pages.

Tour Cancellation:
We reserves the right to cancel or re-schedule any tour departure in accordance with operating requirements or circumstances beyond its control. If cancellation is made any time prior to departure* of the tour, TakeTours' only liability will be to refund to the passenger the amount it has received for the tour booking. We will try to re-book the same or similar tour.. Please note that we are not liable for any cancellation penalties incurred on any other travel arrangements including air tickets purchased separately from customers.

We are not responsible for any other travel arrangements affected due to our cancellations.

I recommend this tour!

Posted by: mathiew on 2019-09-12

if you looking for any relaxing tour. take this tour. very well organized, and relax tour, depart at 8:30 on second day with the breakfast in the hotel. our tour guide is mai. helpful guy.

I recommend this tour!

Posted by: ruby on 2019-09-12

i loved the tour! all the activities are fun and all the view are great. so is our guide mai, nice guy!

I recommend this tour!

Posted by: Manuel on 2019-09-09

Definitely worth the money . I took my wife on this tour for her birthday and we both are glad that we did . Unbelievable views of nature . Kitty was great she explain everything and was extremely friendly

I recommend this tour!

Posted by: BHUVNESH on 2019-09-03

The activities and sights were amazing! Whiteface mountain and rafting at AuSable Chasm were the best. Very well-organized by Kiko Li; nobody had to wake-up really early to make it to all the sights. She was very diligent with our requests.

I recommend this tour!

Posted by: Asis on 2019-08-19

Tour was excellent and our Guide was ketty. She explained us everything in details and helped us have a very good time. highly recommended tour to get out of city and be with nature

I recommend this tour!

Posted by: Ravindra on 2019-08-18

This tour was very relaxing, full of nature beauty, compact itinerary hence no rush. The tour guide Kitty was very cooperative, knowledgeable and cool. The Driver also did a great job! Thank you!

I recommend this tour!

Posted by: Leila on 2019-08-18

We were so excited to take this tour. Finally we decided to go for it. Kitty was a very friendly and knowledgeable, patience and courteous person. We got great accommodation, good food a great places to visit. I will definitely take another tour with her company.

I recommend this tour!

Posted by: Deon on 2019-08-18

The trip was amazing, better that expected. Scenic views and calming atmosphere. The tour guide and driver was very polite and knowledgeable. Kitty was our tour guide, she was super amazing.I would do this again

I recommend this tour!

Posted by: Jami on 2019-07-31

The trip was nice although the weather was rainy and unpredicatble at times. The white face mountain was beautiful and breath taking view from the gondola. The Ausable chasm was surpsingly calm we did not get spalshed at all. and all the food was great. I would reccomend this tour to a friend.

I recommend this tour!

Posted by: Sandra on 2019-07-07

This trip is a must take.We had an amazing and awesome guide Kitty.She planned everything so well that we got enough time to visit all the places and enjoy the whole trip.Thanks for making our trip awesome and best.I definitely recommend everyone to take this trip.

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