Looking to book one last family getaway this summer? One of the state's best destinations is right in your backyard.

If you are a parent you know going on vacation or taking a getaway with your kids takes a lot of work, but it is also super rewarding. Memories made while exploring as a family will last a lifetime.

If you are looking to make some more of those family memories this summer before the colder weather arrives, Trips to Discover has named their top 15 destinations to take your crew. A bunch of Upstate New York tourist hotspots made the list including Lake George, Cooperstown, Lake Placid, AND one of our favorite Capital Region Cities.


Saratoga Springs Named Best Family Getaway In New York

There is so much to see and do in the Spa City so it is no surprise Saratoga Springs was named to this exclusive list. When you see Trips to Discover's list why they love Saratoga, you will be reminded why the city is so great.:

  • Saratoga Spa State Park and Peerless Pool
  • The Carousel at Congress Park
  • Saratoga National Historical Park
  • Saratoga Race Course
  • Saratoga Automobile Museum
  • Saratoga Children's Museum

That is an impressive list of fun experiences for you and the kids, not to mention all the great places to eat out in the city. You can still add more here like Saratoga Lake, SPAC, and so much more! the beauty of Saratoga Springs? You can just do day trips to save on hotel costs.

So whether it is a weekend getaway or a staycation, the ultimate family spot is right in your backyard according to Trips to Discover.

Saratoga Springs' 5 Best Restaurants [RANKED]

Great atmosphere, great food, and a great city. When it comes to dining out in Saratoga Springs, all 3 of those elements come into play for making a great night out. But with so many dining options, it is sometimes hard to decide where to eat out! According to our listeners, these are the best of the best when it comes to a great mean in the Spa City.

Vacation Inspiration-Top 15 Places to Visit in New York State

Sometimes the best places to visit are right here in New York State. New York State has something for everyone from beaches, beautiful mountains, the bright lights of New York City, and the gorgeous roaring Niagara Falls not to mention the many gleaming lakes throughout the state. Check out the many different options right here in New York State. These are the top 15 destinations to visit according to U.S. News and World Report. They considered sights, culture, adventurous pursuits, and the opinions of readers and experts.



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