10 Most Beautiful Places in New York

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5) Lake Placid

Those who see fascination in snow will find Lake Placid to be one of New York’s most gorgeous flurry covered destinations. Its cold air and breathtaking views will ignite your adventurous side, and your senses will be stimulated to take in as many breath-taking adventures as your body can withstand. Located in New York’s Adirondack Mountains, Lake Placid’s peaks and valleys are certain to bring beauty lovers a sense of tranquility. In addition to the rich history the town has to offer as host to both 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympics, Lake Placid offers many winter open-air adventures for outdoor enthusiasts looking to enjoy the exquisiteness the town has to offer. Skiing, mountain biking, gondola rides and hiking, are all fun and exhilarating ways to experience the awe inspiring views from the mountainside. If you want to combine adventure and beauty, Lake Placid is the ideal New York destination for you.