About Lake Placid


Let's have a look around into background of Lake Placid
  • County: Essex
  • State: New York
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 44.2794911  
  • Longitude: -73.979871
  • Time zone: Eastern Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -5 hours

Weather in Lake Placid

  • Climate: Humid Sub Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: April to June

Location

Lake Placid is a village in the US state of New York. Lake Placid has a total population of 2,438 (2016 Census).

Distance from Lake Placid center to Airport

Lake Placid Airport is the main airport which serves the domestic passengers through chartered flights.

Driving Distance: 2 miles / 3 km

Driving Time: 3 Minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Lake Placid Airport
  • Rail: Amtrak
  • Road: Bus: Adirondack Trailways

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Shelburne,
  • Milton,
  • Jericho

Emergency Contact Numbers in Lake Placid city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: 1 800 872 7245 (Amtrak)
  • Airport: +1 518 523 2473 (Lake Placid Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 518 523 1717 (Lake Placid Health Center)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Lake Placid.

  • I Love BBQ and Music Festival
  • Ironman Lake Placid Race
  • Lake Placid Summit Lacrosse

Tourist Attractions

  • Adirondack
  • Whiteface Mountain
  • Mount Jo

Theatre & Concerts

  • Lake Placid Center for the Arts
  • Paul White Memorial Shell at Mids Park

Visit Top Restaurants in Lake Placid

  • The View Restaurant at the Mirror Lake Inn
  • Smoke Signals
  • Big Mountain Deli and Creperie

Top Shopping Centers in Lake Placid

  • There & Back Again
  • Pure Placid
  • Gap Outlet

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Lake Placid Winter Olympic Museum
  • A Point of View Gallery
  • Mid’s Park

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Baked Brie – Cottage Cafe
  • Wings – Lisa G’s
  • Rosti – The Breakfast Club etc

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $2.50
  • Taxi: $ 7.25 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $ 1150
  • Cheap meal: $ 12.50
  • Gasoline: $ 0.61 / litre
  • 3 course meal: $ 60

Information about Calipatria

Nearby Tourist Cities

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Cliff Hatfield Memorial Airport
  • Rail:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
  • Road: Bus:  Calipatria State Prison

Airport

Cliff Hatfield Memorial Airport

Driving Distance:  1 mile / 2 km

Driving Time:  2  minute

Languages:  English followed by Spanish

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5
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