Upper Treman waterfalls in Ithaca
Best New York Waterfalls
As the saying goes, "Ithaca is GORGES!"
people enjoying the Ithaca Commons
Downtown Ithaca Commons
One of Ithaca's most exciting and unique areas, the Ithaca Commons is a must-visit!
Coltivare entree with wine
Dining in Ithaca
With more restaurants per capita than New York City, Ithaca's culinary delights are second to none. Ithaca is Foodies!
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Events in Ithaca
There's always something going on in Ithaca and Tompkins County. Browse events by dates and see what's trending.
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Staying in Ithaca?
Discover the wide variety of local accommodations, from large hotels to cozy B&Bs and so much more.

Welcome to Ithaca, NY

Summer Fun Is Here!

The sun is shining, trees are in full bloom, and the waters are warm. Summer is finally here in Tompkins County! Visit Ithaca this season for an outdoor recreation getaway and discover the many waterfall hikes, biking trails, and fishing spots.

Cayuga Lake comes alive in the summer months with boaters, swimmers, and fishermen. The downtown Ithaca area is vibrant with shoppers, art enthusiasts, and diners looking for the best Ithaca restaurants. On the countryside, friends are exploring the many wineries and cideries around the region looking for the tastiest beverage to cool off with in the summer sun. Families are learning how to unplug and connect with nature at the variety of family-friendly attractions throughout Ithaca.

Between the lively city of Ithaca and the surrounding area full of outdoor recreation opportunities, you’ll get the best of both worlds when you book a vacation and visit Ithaca this summer!

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Unplug with Your Family & Enjoy Nature this Summer at These Kid-Friendly Attractions.

Cascadilla Falls in Ithaca

View Waterfalls as Grand as Niagara Falls

group orchard visit under apple tree

Enjoy a Delicious Cider From a Finger Lakes Cidery This Summer.