To see why so may vacationers pick Adirondack Region as a holiday spot, make sure you and your companions allow some time to hit the road and explore the area. While here, consider a trip to the Clarkson University and State University of New York-Potsdam in and around Potsdam, roughly 18 miles (29 kilometers) to the north of Massena.
Around 65 miles (105 kilometers) to the southeast of Massena is Lake Placid, a regional center where you'll find Lake Placid Center for the Arts, Olympic Jumping Complex and Lake Placid Winter Olympic Museum. If your itinerary allows be sure to visit Lake Placid, Brewster Peninsula Nature Trails and John Brown Farm and Gravesite before heading back to Massena.
No holiday is really complete without a good dose of rest and recuperation. Shore fishing is one way to relax here and picnicking is another. There are many ways for thrill seekers to enjoy the wide open spaces in and around Massena. Ice skating and mountain climbing are just two ways active visitors can get their thrills.
Sadly, vacations can't last forever, so when it's time return home, you'll find the nearest major airport in Massena, 2 miles (3 kilometers) to the east.