Looking to go somewhere new but don't have the money to go out of town? Take a day trip! Ithaca is approximately 45 minutes to and hour away. All you need is a tank of gas and a little extra cash.

There are numerous attractions in Ithaca to see.

1. Nature and Falls

Robert Treman State Park has beautiful falls and hiking. Located on Enfield Falls Road swimming and scenic trails are a staple to the area.

Ithaca Falls Natural area is right in the middle of the town. While there are few signs, all reviews say it's a great view full of photographic opportunities.

Buttermilk Falls State Park is also located right in Ithaca. I don't know about you but I think Ithaca could of shared some of these beautiful falls with the Binghamton area! More scenic views, swimming at the base of the falls and hiking to be had at these falls as well!

2. Wineries and Alcohol:

Ports of New York: Winery, Specialty Wines

815 Taber Street, Ithaca

Six Mile Creek Vineyard: Winery and Distillery

1551 Slaterville Road, Ithaca

The Cellar D'Or: Wine and Cider

136 East State Street, Ithaca

Ithaca Beer Company: Brewery

122 Ithaca Beer Drive, Ithaca

3. Restaurants

The Boatyard: Waterfront restaurant and bar

525 Taughannock Blvd, Ithaca

Mahogany Grill: Fine Dining

112 North Aurora Street, Ithaca

Just a Taste: Wine and Tapas Bar

116 North Aurora Street, Ithaca

John Thomas Steakhouse

525 Taughannock Blvd, Ithaca

There you have it! Plenty of things to enjoy in Ithaca. There are plenty of other things to do in Ithaca if none of these spike your interest: shopping at The Commons and visiting Cornell University to name a few. Enjoy your day trip!