Best Day Trips Around Nanuet

Welcome to the hamlet of Nanuet! Whether you are in town for work or pleasure, we encourage you to get out there and explore all that this part of the country has to offer. We are conveniently located within easy driving distance of several popular vacation spots, so if you are looking for a quick day trip, here are a few awesome ideas that are suitable for the entire family.

  • Cold Spring on Hudson, NY

    Just 40 minutes north of Nanuet is the quaint, historic village of Cold Spring on Hudson, which is known for its idyllic setting and its close proximity to West Point. Many people venture up this way to visit the antique shops on Main Street, hike up Breakneck Ridge, or kayak down the Hudson River. You can spend the day wandering around Bannerman Castle or go on a peaceful walk through Stonecrop Gardens before grabbing a bite at one of the many local eateries.

  • The Catskills, NY

    Love animals, festivals, and outdoor adventures? Then, the Catskills is the place for you! The 100-acre Catskill Animal Sanctuary is a haven for animals that have been rescued from neglect, so stop by for a visit or stay for a few days in the meticulously renovated 1813 farmhouse. The Catskills also offers a wide variety of events throughout the year, including beer and music festivals, and there are lots of biking trails, waterfalls, whitewater rafting adventures, and zip lines to keep the adventure seekers happy.

  • Warwick, NY

    Located in the foothills of the Hudson Valley, the Warwick Valley Winery & Distillery is a fabulous way to spend the day. Visit the Tasting Room to sample the many wines, ciders, brandies, and liqueurs or enjoy a delicious brick-oven pizza while listening to live music on the patio. After a relaxing day at the winery, you can catch a movie at the Warwick Drive-in!

  • Fire Island, NY

    Fire Island is beautiful stretch of coastline less than two hours southeast of Nanuet that offers a wide array of outdoor activities that are perfect for the entire family. Spend the day hiking or beachcombing along the shoreline, looking for wildlife on the network of nature trails, or visiting the William Floyd Estate. There are also ranger-guided tours, canoeing, boating, fishing, and lots of great camping spots.

  • New York City, NY

    The Big Apple itself is just 40 minutes to the south and provides everything you could possibly want in a day trip. History buffs can take a ferry ride out to Ellis Island or hop on a bus tour to learn some of the city’s biggest secrets. With museums, music halls, and theaters galore, NYC is a paradise for culture connoisseurs, and you can’t beat the shopping opportunities. Get your outdoor fix by riding a bike through Central Park or visiting the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens. There is so much to see and do!

    For other day trip ideas, talk to the knowledgeable team at Rockland Chrysler Dodge Jeep. Not only can we set you up with an amazing deal on a brand-new car, truck, or van, but we can show you how to make the most of your time in Nanuet!

Break in your new Jeep with an exciting day trip.

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