Best Things To Do in Ithaca, New York

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Ithaca, New York

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  1. Buttermilk Falls

    # 1 of 251 Things To Do in Ithaca | Added 108 times in trip plans
    Buttermilk Falls

    Tags: Trail, Nature

    Address: 106 E Buttermilk Falls Rd, Ithaca, NY

    An extraordinary fall that takes it name from the beautiful cascade of Buttermilk Creek flowing down the valley, if you are nature and peace lover, head over to the magnificent Buttermilk Falls State ...Read more

  2. Sagan Planet Walk

    # 2 of 251 Things To Do in Ithaca | Added 67 times in trip plans
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    Address: Ithaca Cmns, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details
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    Don Manuel Presents

    Really cool outdoor interactive art to teach both kids and adults about the solar system

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  3. Cinemapolis

    # 3 of 251 Things To Do in Ithaca | Added 69 times in trip plans
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    Address: 120 E Green St, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA

    Timings: 01:30 pm - 11:30 pm Details
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    Eric Chen

    Ithaca is lucky to have such a great theater downtown. The film selection is always great, much better than regular theaters that show awful blockbusters. They host lots of community screenings and ha...

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  4. Experience! The Finger Lakes

    # 4 of 251 Things To Do in Ithaca | Added 15 times in trip plans
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    Address: 501 Warren Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
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    Diana D

    My boyfriend and I took the Vine, Wine and Dine on East Seneca Lake tour this past weekend and LOVED It. Our tour guide, Chris, was absolutely amazing and so knowledgeable of the vineyards we visited....

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  5. Blue Toad Hard Cider

    # 5 of 251 Things To Do in Ithaca | Added 2 times in trip plans
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    Address: 120 Mushroom Blvd #105, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details
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    Lillie Betlow

    I love coming here! They had a great St. Patrick's day selection, the girls that work the bar for tastings are funny and nice. I bring my own growler here as well and the price of my fill goes down. G...

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  6. Ithaca Falls

    # 6 of 251 Things To Do in Ithaca | Added 1 time in trip plans
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    Address: Falls Street

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    Ram Subbiah

    Lovely place to be with family.. it is still not so very public that many know about it yet.. a casual evening to rest here watching the falls with some hot coffee will be nice...

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  7. Meadow Court Inn

    # 7 of 251 Things To Do in Ithaca | Added 26 times in trip plans
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    Address: 529 S Meadow St, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA

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    Christian Buchanan

    Don’t be fooled by the pictures shown on their website. You think you are going to be staying in a 3.5 hotel but then they walk you across the parking lot to a non star bates motel. Best way to desc...

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  8. Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Ithaca, Ny

    # 8 of 251 Things To Do in Ithaca | Added 19 times in trip plans
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    Address: 1100 Danby Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details
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    Jennifer Bertha

    Great hotel close to Ithaca college. We stayed for the weekend for my daughter to audition. Any requests were handled promptly. Good breakfast. Hot coffee and cookies in lobby. Polite and knowledgeabl...

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  9. Tompkins County Fish & Game

    # 9 of 251 Things To Do in Ithaca | Added 1 time in trip plans
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    Address: 1649 E Shore Dr

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    David Thompson

    Very friendly club with 2 trap and 2 skeet fields. Open shooting on Wednesday evenings and Sunday mornings.

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  • Morrill Hall

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Llenroc

    100 Cornell Ave

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Andrew Dickson White House

    27 East Ave

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Wing Hall

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • SK Clinton Hall

    104 N Cayuga St

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Roberts Hall

    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • Beebe Lake

    Lakes
  • Cayuga Lake

    Lakes
  • First Dam

    Lakes
  • Treman Lake

    Lakes
  • Cayuga Lake Auction Service

    Lakes
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  • Cayuga Nature Center

    1420 Taughannock Blvd

    Museums
  • Sciencenter

    601 1st St

    Museums
  • Museum of the Earth

    1259 Trumansburg Rd

    Museums
  • Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art

    114 Central Ave

    Museums
  • Paleontological Research Institution

    1259 Trumansburg Rd

    Museums
  • The History Center

    401 E State St

    Museums
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  • Knoxville Botanical Gardens

    20 Bomax Dr

    Amusement Parks
  • Cyberstation

    40 Catherwood Rd

    Amusement Parks
  • Shipwreck Amusement Center

    744 RT

    Amusement Parks Restaurants
  • Team Toxic

    216 Virgil Rd

    Amusement Parks
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  • Level B

    410 Eddy St

    Bars Barbecue
  • Viva Taqueria

    101 N Aurora St

    Mexican Bars
  • The Rhine House

    632 W Seneca St

    Bars Barbecue
  • Ithaca Ale House

    111 N Aurora St

    Bars American Burgers
  • Bandwagon Brew Pub

    114 N Cayuga St

    American Bars Breweries
  • Scale House Brew Pub

    23 Cinema Dr

    Pizza Bars Breweries
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  • Ithaca Dog Park

    701 Taughannock Blvd

    Dog Parks
  • Tudor Park

    Playgrounds Dog Parks
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  • Six Mile Creek

    Hiking
  • Ithaca Gorges

    Hiking
  • Potter's Falls

    Hiking
  • Finger Lakes Trail-Elmira Rd-Off Road

    Hiking
  • Jim Schug Trail

    Hiking
  • Base Of Taughannock Falls

    Hiking
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  • Hook Line & Sinker Bait Shop

    900 W State St

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Bears Bait & Tackle Shop

    29 Hector St

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Badger Creek Fly Tying

    622 W Dryden Rd

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Trumansburg Fish & Game Club

    7227 Searsburg Rd

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Ringneck Preserve

    56 Olkowski Rd

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Spring Creek Anglers Fly Fishing School

    148 Fisher Settlement Rd

    Hunting and Fishing
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  • Bartels Hall

    554 N Campus

    Basketball Stadiums and Arenas
  • New York Jets Training Camp

    Stadiums and Arenas
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  • Tompkins County Court House

    320 N Tioga St

    Buildings and Structures
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