A Vacation Paradise Awaits You In Alexandria Bay

A Vacation Paradise Awaits You In Alexandria Bay

A Vacation Paradise Awaits You In Alexandria Bay

A Vacation Paradise Awaits You In Alexandria Bay

Welcome to Alexandria Bay

Alexandria Bay is located in the beautiful 1000 Islands of Northern New York.

Amidst the gentle waters of the St. Lawrence Seaway there is a place like no other: Alexandria Bay, New York. The waters guide you to a place of year-round beauty—a sportsman’s and boater’s paradise.

Of the 1,864 islands that dot the St. Lawrence River and comprise the spectacular 1000 Island Region, many of the most amazing islands can be found in, and surrounding, Alexandria Bay.

Come & Experience A-Bay

America’s #1 Archipelago

Come Experience the Beauty
of the 1000 Islands

1000 Islands Best Boat Ride

Winners: Best Boat Ride
Chosen by readers of USA Today and 10Best

Top Bass Fishing Destination in USA

#1 in Top 100 Bass Fishing Destinations
in the United States

Explore. Eat. Stay.

Alexandria Bay is the perfect destination for couples, singles, groups, and families looking to have a good time and create lasting memories!


The 1000 Islands Region is rich in history, sites, and attractions. Find out what there is to see.
3-masted ship sunset alex bay

Cruises & Tours

Alexandria Bay is known for its scenic boat tours of the Thousand Islands Region.


There are over thirty restaurants for your dining pleasure, from casual dining to elegant affairs.

Family Fun

There is plenty to do in A-Bay when traveling with your family. Find out what there is to do.
Fishing Charter Trip with big catch of fish

Fishing Charters

We are known for being one of the top destinations in the United States for freshwater fishing.
Nature Trail with Bridge

OutdoorS & NAture

The Bay offers year-round outdoor beauty with trails, parks, and our Downtown Riverwalk.


We are home to some of the best Wineries and Distilleries that New York has to offer.


A-Bay offers unique shopping experiences for one-of-a-kind, handcrafted items along with many jewelry, art, craft and specialty stores.
Kayaking on the River Outdoor Recreation in Alexandria Bay New York

Sports & Recreation

Enjoy all the sport & recreation activities that we have to offer both on and off the water. Golfing, Skiing, watersports, boating and much more.

Upcoming Events

Year-round events such as our popular Halloween Festival, Christmas Tree Lighting, River Santa Festival, Pond Hockey Tournament, Polar Bear Dip and Easter Egg Hunt are also not to be missed! Find out what is happening in The Bay.

Planning your Trip

Alexandria Bay is a place of year-round beauty and a traveler’s paradise. It’s no surprise USA Today Readers’ voted Alexandria Bay “Best U.S. Boat Ride” and Fox News Travel voted the Thousand Islands as “America’s #1 Archipelago.”

Get started with our Activity & Visitor Guide to Alexandria Bay. This handy guide contains everything you need to know from our History to local area attractions, community events, nature trails, boating and marina information, wedding and event info, travel information, and much more!

Comfortable bed, modern, Alexandria Bay Lodging


As the Resort Center of the Thousand Islands, Alexandria Bay boasts over 1,000 rooms in resorts, hotels, motels and bed & breakfasts, ranging from standard amenities to luxury accommodations.

Airports & Travel Time

Alexandria Bay is conveniently located near many international airports in both the United States and Canada.

Border & Immigration

Travel tips and suggestions on crossing the border by land or by boat plus links and phone numbers to important resources.

Group Bookings

Our picture-perfect destination can accommodate groups of nearly any size—from intimate affairs to large group settings for business, weddings, sporting events, and more.

Request Help Planning

Let our destination specialists help you plan the BEST travel experience – right here in Alexandria Bay.  We want your trip to be a memorable one.  It’s what we love to do!
Family Driving a Rental Vehicle


Learn about a variety of transportation options for car rentals, taxis, charter buses, limousines, shuttles, boat rentals, and water-taxi services.