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Hudson Valley, CT & Beyond Getaways

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Farm Fresh Poughkeepsie
Dutchess Farm Fresh Weekend with Hop On/Off Shuttle*

Saturday & Sunday, July 28 & 29
Danbury Railway Museum

The experience

The hop on/off looper shuttles will meet you at the station on both days so you can make a day trip or a whole weekend getaway out of your journey! Explore the culinary mecca and historic town of Rhinebeck and visit the bountiful pick-your-own berry and fruit farms of Dutchess County. Pending fruit availability, stops could include Greig Farm, Rose Hill Farm and Mead Orchards. Pick blueberries, peaches and more to your heart's content. Plus, explore the friendly petting zoo and stocked farm market at Kesicke Farm.

Stay overnight! Weekend lodging packages at the Olde Rhinebeck Inn c. 1745, Hideaway Suites B&B and the Roosevelt Inn of Hyde Park, are bookable here and based on availability.

FARM FRESH BUS RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED AND MUST BE MADE AT LEAST 48 HOURS IN ADVANCE at and confirmed BEFORE you purchase a train ticket. Seats are limited and a $1 per person non-refundable reservation fee will be required to reserve your space. A $20 per person fee will be charged if you do not show up without emailing a cancellation notice by Wednesday at midnight (EST) the week of your tour.

After you've made your reservation, purchase your rail/bus ticket at any Metro-North ticket office or full-service ticket machine (excluding Poughkeepsie station). Some activities may require an additional fee.

For more information, call 877-997-2726 or visit

*, Inc. has the right to substitute a farm or related itinerary stop to ensure the quality of the overall program and the individual getaway experience.

The deal
  • Package price from GCT/Harlem-125th Street:adults, $58; seniors, persons with disabilities and individuals receiving Medicare, $51.50; children 5-11, $29; children under 5, $27.
  • Package price from other stations: check here for price from your boarding station.

Getting there

Take the Hudson Line to Poughkeepsie Station where a shuttle will meet the trains arriving Poughkeepsie at 9:44 a.m. and 10:44 AM. Check here for an ITINERARY.

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