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Have a Restful Vacation with a Charter Bus in Rensselaer, New York

Rensselaer is home to close to 9,500 people. It is located in Rensselaer County and is directly across the capital city of Albany on the Hudson River. The city has limited attractions, which can help you focus on resting and spending time with the family or your group of friends. So go on a day trip on a charter bus in Rensselaer, New York.

Get a charter bus in Rensselaer and have a great trip!

A day trip to the city is a great way for you to see Rensselaer, which is named in honor of Kiliaen van Rensselaer. A charter bus in Rensselaer can help you see the city's sights comfortably. You can just get on a charter bus and relax. You can even play some onboard games while you are on your way to your destination, making your trip even more fun.

Now where do you go here? Check out the historic sites, which you can see in a matter of hours on a charter bus in Rensselaer.

These are:

  • Aiken House, which is a Federal style brick townhouse that was constructed in 1816.
  • Beverwyck Manor, which was built around the 1840s and has a Neoclassical facade and was the former site of the St. Anthony on Hudson Seminary.
  • Clark-Dearstyne-Miller Inn, which is a tavern and an inn that was built in 1791 with a largely Federal design.
  • Fort Crailo, which is a fortified manor and means crow's woods in Dutch. This is where Yankee Doodle was written by Richard Shuckburgh. Today, it houses a museum of the Colonial Dutch.
  • W. P. Irwin Bank Building, which was built in 1873 with a Gothic Revival design.
  • Patroon Agent's House and Office, which is located along the Hudson River.
  • Van Rensselaer High School.

Shopping and dining. The city has several great restaurants you should try. There's the great Thai fare at the Sri Siam Thai Restaurant (Rensselaer, NY 12144) where you can get the best Pad Thai and equally delicious Thai food. Also try Skyline Diner for breakfast and brunch, or Yip's Chinese Restaurant for the best Chinese food. There are great sandwiches at Roasted Red Pepper, the best pizzas at Rt. Four Pizzeria, and comfort food at June's Restaurant.

You can also hang out at the Sports Grill where you could get delicious food and alcoholic drinks. Or check out the Japanese food and sushi at one of the newest places in town: Nishiki Sushi.

Other local favorites are:

  • Casey's Restaurant
  • Five Guys Burgers and Fries
  • Gene's Fish Fry
  • Hot Dog Charlie's
  • Moe's Southwest Grill
  • Off Shore Pier Restaurant & Fish Market
  • Zenbu

You can check out Becker's Farms for the best flowers and plants. Or stroll down Columbia Turnpike and check out the books at Good Buy Books. Women will go gaga at the lower prices at My Apparel. For men, you can get great suits at Bond St. Custom Clothiers while Homebrew Emporium is the place to go for your hobbies.

Call us or visit BusRental.com to book a charter bus in Rensselaer ahead of time!

See how you can have a day trip to this charming city? Call BusRental.com at 1-866-569-2012 to reserve your charter bus in Rensselaer, New York now.