8 Romantic day trips from NYC

1. Hunter Mountain

There are moguls, jumps, boxes, rails, and steep downhill runs on its 67 trails, so there's something for everyone. There's even a snow tubing hill that's almost 1,000 feet long.

2. Washington, D.C.

We don't think it's a good idea to talk about politics on a date, but this tour of the nation's Capitol will let you see some of the most famous sights in D.C.

3. Delaware River Kayaking

What ever floats your boat, we say to lovers who want to have some fun. Take this guided kayak trip of the Delaware River upstate if you want to get away and do some active things.

4. The Hamptons and Sag Harbor

Explore New York's favorite summer getaway on this daylong tour of the Hamptons.

5. Philadelphia and Amish Country

As you walk around the streets of the City of Brotherly Love, your love will grow. It is only 100 miles from New York City and has a lot of history.

6. Storm King Art Center

For New Yorkers, a walk through Storm King Art Center is one of the most classic day trips. The 500-acre outdoor museum is also a great place to start dating.

7. Pollepel Island

Bannerman Castle is on 6.5-acre Pollepel Island in the Hudson River. If you've ever taken Metro-North's Hudson Line, you've probably seen it from your window.

8. The Cloisters

It’s not technically outside of NYC, but the Met’s Cloisters can be an all-day excursion and a romantic one at that.

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