Sometimes you just gotta jump in the car and ride. New York City is surrounded by beautiful country lanes and scenic highways worth discovering. If you have a car or can rent one, these scenic drives in New York will induce you to roll down your window and drive at a Sunday-driver pace. From Long Island to Upstate, New York's lakes, oceans, mountains and rivers are yours to behold. You just have to know where to look. That's where we come in. We've rounded up 10 of the best scenic drives around NYC to help plan your weekend getaway.
Note: If you plan to get out of the car, wear a mask and practice social distancing. Call ahead to see if nearby businesses are open.
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