Kayaking on the Hudson RiverTarrytown, N.Y. - Tired of the city, bored with the beach? Get away to the Tarrytown House Estate and enjoy the beauty of the scenic Hudson River. Set on 26 acres overlooking the Hudson just 25 miles outside Manhattan, the Tarrytown House Estate is the perfect place to stay if you want to commune with the river. Kayak on the Hudson, bicycle along riverside pathways, or enjoy fine dining at great waterfront eateries. And this weekend, you can attend Clearwater's Great Hudson River Revival. On June 19-20, the famous river festival comes to Croton-on-the-Hudson with live music on seven stages with performances by Steve Earle, Shawn Colvin, David Bromberg Quartet, Pete Seeger, Joan Osborne, Buckwheat Zydeco and many more artists. And no vuvuzelas! Browse the craft show or sail aboard the famous sloop Clearwater. For the children, there are puppet shows, storytelling, roving jugglers, face painting and more. And in the evening enjoy fine dining. Westchester has some of the most scenic waterfront eateries from the famous X20, Xaviars on the Hudson in Yonkers to Harvest on-Hudson in Hastings to Half Moon in Dobbs Ferry. From now until Labor Day take advantage of the Fit and Active Hotel Package with rates starting at $159 per night. The package includes overnight accommodations for two with full American breakfast, two bottles of NYS Saratoga water and a bag of our natural, local granola, perfect to take on that hike of the local trails! Come and enjoy all of the great Fit & Active outdoor activities that Westchester and the Hudson Valley have to offer! The Tarrytown House Estate blends historical charm with modern conveniences.  Set on 26 acres overlooking the Hudson River Valley, the Tarrytown House features impressive 19th Century mansions, as well as a contemporary atrium-style building that houses conference facilities and guest rooms. Perfect for business and leisure, The Tarrytown House offers extensive leisure and recreational facilities such as a fitness club, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, and tennis courts.  For more information on the "Fit & Active" package, please call the Tarrytown House Estate at (914) 591-8200 or visit their website at http://www.tarrytownhouseestate.com/. The Tarrytown House Estate is one of more than 30 independent, upscale hotels, resorts and conference centers by Destination Hotels & Resorts, the fourth largest independent hospitality management company in the country.


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