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Reviewed 2 November 2018

Hi All really wanted to go on an Amtrak ride so booked the above, don't! book a flight! From Canada/Niagara we waited and waded through customs, finally got on the train which was fine. Amtrak knew their were 30 passengers on the train to NY...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alan O
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Relaxing place to visit Numerous attractions for different interests. On this trip we spent time in Tarrytown then drove up to Rheinbeck for antique shopping

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JerryF18
Reviewed 24 August 2018

West Point to Albany , some of the best views , drives, wineries , and spots for foodies.. Summer brings farm to table goodies. Fall is a short time but very enjoyable here.......

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank John D
Reviewed 22 May 2018

The Hudson Valley is full of great towns! Lots of quaint towns along the riverfront. The Hudson Valley is full of farms so definitely check them out! Many farms has small stores: pick your own apples, strawberries and more, activities for the kids, some have...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank wperruna
Reviewed 7 January 2018

If you're not the in-a-hurry modern human but rather relish Slow Travel, this is a pretty nice ride overall. The car reserved for those going the whole distance is very comfortable, with wide seats and more legroom. Plus of course it's a train, so you...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Italinan
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The Hudson Valley is beautiful in all 4 seasons. You can travel on the Thruway (West shore) and exit now and then to see what you wish...or you can use Route 9 and go up much of the East shore and turn into where you...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank David_J_Spellman
Reviewed 22 December 2017

The Hudson River, one of the most majestic and long rivers in NYS, Wandering North over 150 miles from New York City to the Capitol at Albany and beyond offers a "thousand and one sights" to the Hudson River Valley. The Hudson Valley runs through...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank aleph2k
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Not for people who want to travel from Montreal to NYC in a reasonable amount of time, by modern standards. But if you have a day to spend and don't mind rumbling along at 25 mph, the scenery is pretty nice, seats are roomy and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank HB150
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We almost passed on this train ride after reading the reviews. It is a long but very scenic ride. The park service has people on board who give a very informative talk along the Hudson River Valley that is worth attending in the dining car....More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank keith r
Reviewed 24 January 2017

I booked this trip because my nearly 7 y.o. loves trains and we thought it would be a nice scenic trip and we wanted to explore Montreal, which we spent 5 days doing. It was very reasonable at $115 round-trip each and while the trip...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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The river is on the left, but Lake Champlain is on the right. I'd sit on the left because the train will pretty much empty at Albany.
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