Located near the heart of the Finger Lakes, Cayuga County's spectacular scenery, award-winning wineries and breweries, charming villages and sparkling lakes make it perfect for sightseeing, shopping and dining. FREE Visitors Guide.
With eight lakes and the Erie Canal, Cayuga County has more freshwater coastline thank any other county in New York State. From the Great Lake Ontario to tiny Lake Como, water experiences such as swimming, boating and fishing abound!
From Farm to Table
Cayuga County and the Finger Lakes are famous for our fresh fruit, herbs, vegetables, and dairy products. Many of our restaurants feature the freshest and the finest quality products from local farms on their seasonal menus.
History, Arts, and Culture
Music, theater, fine arts and history make up our rich culture and lifestyle. From learning about the Underground Railroad at the Harriet Tubman National Historical Park to live performances at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, arts and culture come alive in Cayuga County!
Famous Finger Lakes Wine, Beer & Cider
Make your Finger Lakes vacation truly memorable by visiting Cayuga County's wineries, breweries and cideries. Meet the producers that create some of the best quality craft beverages and wines in New York State while touring their unique establishments and sampling the fruits of their labor. Wine and craft beverage tasting is a special experience in an intimate atmosphere that focuses on the highest quality craftsmanship.
The Great Outdoors
For adventurous types, and abundance of outdoor recreational activities are ready for you to conquer, including hiking, biking, fishing and even scuba diving! With three state parks, well-groomed trails, nature preserves and three state forests, the opportunities are many.
Our scenery ranks as one of the top reasons visitors come to Cayuga County. From crystal clear lakes to rolling farmlands to breathtaking sunsets, Cayuga County is the "beauty queen" of the Finger Lakes.