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Hamptons Inn & Suite Yonkers Radisson Hotel (Westchester Co.)
The Erie Canalway Experience Grand Fall Tours
Liberty Helicopters Rensselaer County 
Niagara USA Pavilion Grand Hotel
NY Pass

Hampton Inn & SuitesHamptons Inn & Suite Yonkers
(Westchester County)

Phone: (914)377-1144


Enjoy the excitement of Westchester County or New York City,  then retire in minutes to the quiet bliss of ourrelaxing retreat - The Hampton Inn & Suites Yonkers.  At Hampton Inn & Suites Yonkers we're mindful of the little things - those handy amenities and thoughtful extras that turn an ordinary hotel stay into an extraordinary one.  Start your day off with a complimentary hot and hearty breakfast and 24 hour coffee service.  You'll rest easy on our Cloud Nine bedding with premium pillow-top mattress with plush comforter, crisp white duvet and your choice of comfy pillows.  Your room will allow you to take care of yourself while we take care of the rest.  Guestrooms are thoughtfully appointed with flat-panel TV, ergonomic desk chairs, alarm clocks, irons, ironing board, signature personal care products and coffee makers.  Stay connected with the office and e-mail friends and family with complimentary internet access and WiFi throughout.  Whether you'd like a happy-hour cocktail or nightcap - our comfortable bar and lounge area offers just the right atmosphere.  Whatever the reason for our visit, we know you'll enjoy our pool and fitness rooms to relax, have fun, or keep in shape.  Enjoy the little extras including Valet Service, Safe deposit box, Automated Teller Machine (ATM) and complimentary shuttle service (5 mile radius).  Friendly service, clean rooms, comfortable surroundings, every time.  That's our commitment and your guarantee.  That's 100% Hampton.

 The Erie Canalway Experience


Phone: (518) 384-0644

 Only about 2½ hours north of New York City or south of Montreal is a treasure trove of United States history and culture designated by Congress as the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor.  Visit two of New York's most storied waterways, the Hudson and Mohawk Rivers (Erie Canal), where they meet in the Capital Region. As  the birthplace of the Erie Canal which changed the  course of American transportation and history, the area offers many opportunities for tourists. The canal system is still open and working, connecting people and commerce with our country's amazing past and future.

There has never been a better time to come and explore the area. The Erie Canalway Experience will customize the perfect trip for you, your family, group or organization. Your day(s) or weekend will be packed full of fun, wonder and history.


Liberty HelicoptersLiberty Helicopters

Downtown Manhattan Heliport
6 East River Piers NY NY 10004 
Phone: (212) 967-6464
Toll free: 1-800-542-9933
Fax 212-967-1553

Liberty Helicopters is the largest and most experienced helicopter sightseeing and charter service in New York City with a fleet of 14 state of the art American Eurocopter Helicopters.  We have been in business and flying safely for over 25 years.  Our commitment to safety, security and customer satisfaction make us the premier helicopter company of choice when visiting New York City and the surrounding area.  Check out our website at for exciting sightseeing tours and packages or visit our charter division at for your VIP needs.


Niagara USANiagara USA

Phone: 1-877-FALLS-US

Niagara Falls USA is a destination for world explorers, honeymooners and daredevils alike. Eight million visitors a year flock to the region to be awe-inspired by the beauty and power of Niagara.

Niagara USA has an extensive history, including Old Fort Niagara, and it was the birthplace of commercial hydro-electric power. Guests enjoy many attractions, including the Maid of the Mist; and ride through the only double set of working locks on the Erie Canal at Lockport Locks & Erie Canal Cruises. World class fishing and the Niagara Wine Trail are a couple additional reasons to experience Niagara USA - up close and powerful.

For a complete list of attractions and more information, visit

The New York PassNY Pass

Phone: 1 (877) 714-1999


The New York Pass is your key to the city giving you access to over 80 NYC attractions for one low price. The Pass makes visiting just a few attractions per day a cost-effective choice for tourists. Attractions such as the Empire State Building, MOMA, Statue of Liberty, the Intrepid Museum and Madame Tussauds are just a few of the dozens of options included in the New York Pass. Enjoy Fast track entry into some of out top attractions as well as over 30 special offers on shopping, dining and Broadway shows! See more. Spend Less. 80 Attractions. 1 Pass.

Grand Fall Tours (Rail Travel Adventures) 

GRAND FALL TOUR: Empire State Autumn, October 7-16,

This remarkable tour explores the Adirondack, Catskill and Shawangunk Mountains at the fall color peak. Extended stays are included at Lake Placid, the Adirondack "Great Camp" Minnowbrook in Blue Mountain Lake, and the spectacular Mohonk Mountain House. Train journeys include Amtrak's ADIRONDACK along the shores of Lake Champlain and the ETHAN ALLEN EXPRESS down the grand canyon of the Hudson River. In the Adirondacks we enjoy two different journeys on the Adirondack Scenic RR, breakfast in vista-dome diner luxury on the new Saratoga and North Creek RR and a private luncheon in the diner on the chartered Delaware and Ulster RR through the heart of the Catskills.


 Radisson Hotel (Westchester County)



Plan your next getaway at the Radisson New Rochelle with Amtrak.  The Radisson New Rochelle is 2 blocks from the Amtrak station and easily accessible for your next getaway for two.  Enjoy a delicious start to each morning and members earn Club CarlsonSM bonus Gold Points® per stay.


Rensselaer CountyRensselaer County 

Phone:  (518) 270-2963

Rensselaer County is filled with wonderful contradictions and juxtapositions. It's a special place where rural charm meets urban delights, where cultural opportunities and pastoral pastimes happily coexist, and where American heritage meets cutting-edge technology. Stretching thirty miles along the Hudson River, it offers thousands of acres of parks, miles of trails, and more than 500 lakes, ponds, and even championship golf courses.

Come...Take a closer look...And discover the many wonderful secrets of Rensselaer County.  For more information visit, and "Like Us On Facebook -

Pavilion Grand Hotel         

 Phone: (518) 583-2727     



Plan your next getaway at the Pavilion Grand Hotel with Amtrak.  Just under 4 hours from Penn Station to Saratoga Springs rail station, 1.5 miles to the hotel and then walking distance to all of Saratoga, The Big City's favorite escape! Book your favorite suite at Pavilion Grand Hotel and get ready to excite your senses at a boutique hotel that truly is Like no other!

Let our professional staff help you find just the right accommodation to create the perfect getaway.  See the history, enjoy the nightlife, delight in walking Broadway shops and restaurants or just stay in a have it all.  

With the Pavilion Amtrak package, you will receive a special rate and if possible a suite category upgrade during your stay as well as complimentary glass of wine upon arrival and complimentary spa service upgrade during your stay.


Phone:  (315) 410-1413

Come and enjoy the best that Syracuse has to offer through one of's great Summer Packages. Select packages feature some of Syracuse, New York's top destinations. These packages include our Wonder Works Family Adventure, Destiny USA Shopping Package, and a night at the ballpark with the Syracuse Chiefs. For more information and to view package details, please visit