The Rochester Malls offer luxurious, stylish, and trendy retail options for every kind of shopper. And with a great mix of restaurants and attractions located right in the facilities, shopping in Rochester is fun and convenient.
The Marketplace Mall has more than 140 stores including Banana Republic, Macy’s, and Dick’s Sporting Goods. This fall The Marketplace Mall introduced Pole Position Raceway, an indoor electric go-kart facility!
Tour two of the largest show caves in the Northeast. In one, take a boat ride on an underground lake. In the other, marvel at a 100-foot underground waterfall. Enjoy miles of trails for biking and hiking, hunting, fishing, golfing, or sailing. Even venture down a hillside on ziplines! In the winter, choose from cross-country skiing, ice fishing, snowshoeing or snowmobiling.
Bristol Mountain Aerial Adventures is a fun outdoor attraction that the whole family will love! An Aerial Adventure Park is a collection of challenges interwoven within the mountain. We have seven courses and two kids courses, some are for beginners and others are more challenging. Each course is made up of 12-15 obstacles. Each obstacle is suspended between platforms that are secured to forest trees. Obstacles include zip lines, tight ropes, rope ladders, and bridges! Be sure to make a reservation to guarantee your participation.
The entire state of New York is full of educational, adventurous, and unique activities that you won't find anywhere else.
Drive a little farther than Rochester and the Finger Lakes, and you'll discover even more museums, ski resorts, hiking trails, theatres, amusement parks, and attractions for your family to enjoy. Make it a vacation! Take the time to experience all of New York State—it's a Welcome Surprise.
Nestled between Niagara County to the west and Monroe to the east, is the lake plains region of Orleans County with 24 miles of Lake Ontario shoreline. The Erie Canal winds its way through three of the four villages and the remaining landscape is populated primarily by working farms, orchards and vineyards amidst unique cobblestone and sandstone architecture.
Rochester’s Public Market has been delighting guests and locals alike for the past 100 years. Every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday, vendors offer a variety of fresh food, delectable delicacies and specialty items. Check the event calendar to catch special events throughout the year, such as the “Greatest Garage Sales Ever," "Holidays at the Market" and "Homegrown at the Market."
This metropolitan region situated on the southern shore of Lake Ontario is also part of New York’s breathtaking Finger Lakes region. Conveniently located, Rochester is 3 1/2 hours from Toronto and 90 minutes from Niagara Falls.
Carved from glaciers and sculpted by the elements, the jagged cliffs of the Chimney Bluffs are a stunning New York landmark. Located in Wolcott, NY, the Chimney Bluffs State Park offers beautiful scenery and miles of hiking trails through a lush forest. To the north, the rocky cliffs of the Chimney Bluffs overlook a pebbly shore, meeting Lake Ontario’s crystal clear waters below. Guests can hike, bike, and picnic in the summer and snowshoe and ski in the winter. Visit the website for more information!
Located near Rochester along the southern shore of Lake Ontario lies Wayne County, the northern gateway to the Finger Lakes Region. We are known for our rural charm, vast apple orchards, drumlins and scenic beauty. With 35 miles of Lake Ontario shoreline and the Historic Erie canal, we promise the visitor a wide variety of water activities, trophy fishing and a backdrop for fantastic views and vistas.
The countryside is dotted with farm markets, antique and specialty shops and cozy Bed & Breakfasts. The Lake Ontario Wine Trail, Seaway Trail and Historic Erie Canal wind through our rural county providing the visitor with a wide variety of events, attractions and endless activities. Our small towns and villages celebrate our history and charm with annual events throughout the year.
Explore the Past, reconnect with nature and restore your soul in Wayne County!
Discover the perfect combination of 24-hour excitement centrally located and surrounded by fun! Turning Stone offers two AAA Four Diamond hotels, one of which is also a recipient of the 2016 “Forbes Travel Guide Four Star Award.”
We also have award-winning dining options to suit every taste. Hit the greens at one of our five acclaimed golf courses, pamper yourself in our two luxury spas, dine at one of our 18 restaurants or play on one of our 2,000 slots and 85 tables.