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Just across the border, you can find limitless shopping opportunities, history, craft beer and wine, family fun, and more. Experience diversity, food, culture, history, and the beautiful outdoors, in this stunning area of New York State. Rochester has something for every family, foodie, creative person, and history buff. It’s just all waiting for you to explore!

Plan Ahead

We are delighted to welcome you to our beautiful area. We hope you will have plenty of time to explore some of what we have to offer in the Rochester area! We know you will find fun attractions to visit, a wide variety of dining options and much more to enhance your visit. Here are some additional resources that may interest you during your stay:

  • Looking for all of the must-see stops? Find the right fit for you with our Trip Ideas & Itineraries.
  • From locally crafted goods to all of your favorite brands, there are plenty of ways to shop in Rochester. Get the full experience by browsing Places to Shop
  • From garbage plate to gourmet, the Rochester food scene offers something for every foodie. Browse a full list of restaurants, and find a unique foodie experience with the ROC Foodie Bucket List
  • If you are driving in, be sure to make some stops along our Upstate Eats Food Trail.

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