As we safely reopen Watkins Glen and all of the Finger Lakes, we look forward to safely welcoming you to our communities. Please remember to call ahead: our restaurants, wineries/breweries/distilleries, and attractions have developed location-specific procedures and protocols to ensure that our community, visitors, and employees remain safe and healthy.

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Wine Tours

Over the years our long-time, established wine industry has helped drive a growing, parallel tour and guide industry comprised of a surprising variety of types of businesses. But one thing they all share are knowledgeable drivers! When you hire one of the many, locally-owned transportation or tour companies you’re doing more than relieving yourself of the burden of driving you and your companions around to various places, in most instances you’re also contracting with a professional driver that will not only safely escort you around for the day, but also brings a wealth of information about the region, and the destinations you’ll be enjoying, helping make sure your visit is the most informed and fun it can be. 
Likewise you can trust many front-line staff at those same destinations you’ll be visiting, and our incredibly informed staff at both our season Visitor Center at Watkins Glen State Park, and year-round Visitor Center in downtown Watkins Glen, to help your visit be as smooth and enjoyable as possible.