Here’s a 7-day itinerary to travel by camper van rental from Toronto to the Finger Lakes of New York and back:
Day 1: Toronto to Watkins Glen State Park (3 hours)
Start your journey in Toronto and drive south to the Finger Lakes region.
Spend the day exploring Watkins Glen State Park, known for its stunning gorges and waterfalls.
Camp overnight at Watkins Glen State Park Campground.
Day 2: Watkins Glen to Taughannock Falls State Park (1 hour)
Drive to Taughannock Falls State Park and hike to the stunning waterfall.
After your hike, head to Ithaca and explore the charming college town.
Camp overnight at Taughannock Falls State Park Campground.
Day 3: Ithaca to Letchworth State Park (2 hours)
Drive to Letchworth State Park, also known as the “Grand Canyon of the East,” and spend the day hiking and exploring the waterfalls and gorges.
Camp overnight at Letchworth State Park Campground.
Day 4: Letchworth State Park to Keuka Lake (1.5 hours)
Drive to Keuka Lake, one of the Finger Lakes’ most beautiful lakes, and spend the day swimming, boating, and relaxing on the lake.
Camp overnight at Keuka Lake State Park Campground.
Day 5: Keuka Lake to Seneca Lake (1 hour)
Drive to Seneca Lake and explore the wineries and vineyards that dot the shoreline.
Visit the charming town of Geneva and enjoy dinner at one of its many restaurants.
Camp overnight at Sampson State Park Campground.
Day 6: Seneca Lake to Niagara Falls (2.5 hours)
Drive to Niagara Falls and spend the day exploring the iconic falls and the surrounding area.
Camp overnight at Four Mile Creek State Park Campground.
Day 7: Niagara Falls to Toronto (2 hours)
Drive back to Toronto and spend the day exploring the city or relaxing after your road trip.
This itinerary can be customized based on your interests and preferences. You can also add more stops or extend your stay at any of the destinations to make the most of your trip.