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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

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

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

Thank David S
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

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

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

1  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

4  Thank TheGlobetraveler
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Wow - the scenery heading south from Montreal is just stunning. I love train trips and this was just great. We got off at Saratoga Springs which was probably a good thing as I am not rating my trip from Albany to Penn Station as...More

4  Thank PM6
Reviewed 8 August 2016

A two hour excursion turned into a 13 hour nightmare. Could have walked back to Saratoga quicker than the train. Poor communication; no customer support. I did not take the ride from. Penn Station to Rennselear (Albany). My advice; get off at Albany. DO NOT...More

1  Thank Patricia T
Reviewed 29 September 2015

I had the best time! This is probably my 10th year going and I always have such a great time. Garlic, garlic everywhere!!! So many fresh veggies and garlic to be found along with the great craft items. And don't get me started on the...More

2  Thank Michele L
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21 August 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.