Skaneateles & Fingerlakes Tourism Welcome to NYS Routes 5 & 20 – your link to the Finger Lakes Region! This 135-mile long corridor that traverses New York State from east to west is a visitor’s dream come true. Yes, Routes 5 and 20 has something for everyone – wine tasting, antique shops, historic sites, theme parks, four-season outdoor recreation, fine dining and lodging, scenic rural landscapes and quaint villages, festivals and theater, … And best of all you’ve gotten off the expressways to take a drive along an Authentic American Road. Don’t forget to stop for a root beer float, a drive-in movie or to just watch the wildlife. I Love NY - Finger Lakes Region The Official New York State Tourism Website The Finger Lakes Region The Finger Lakes Region covers 9000 square miles, and 14 counties in the upstate region of New York State. It is filled with beautiful scenery, magnificent lakes, award-winning wineries, and dining and lodging for every traveler's taste. Visit the Finger Lakes soon! Our Neighbor to the West The City of Auburn and Cayuga County are close-by, just 7 miles to the west. Their riches are outstanding - whether visiting historic homes and museums, sampling wines at small farm wineries, enjoying "Broadway in the Finger Lakes" at Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, or watching jesters jig at the Sterling Renaissance Fair, Cayuga County has something for everyone. Visit Syracuse The City of Syracuse is located just 25 minutes from Skaneateles, and is the largest city nearby, complete with an international airport. Shopping, dining, historic points of interest, and many county parks are premiere attractions throughout Syracuse and Onondaga County. Syracuse is also home to the Syracuse University Orange Men and Women!