8 days in Long Island Itinerary

8 days in Long Island Itinerary

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8 days in Long Island Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly + Drive:  11​h 45​min
1
Freeport
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Riverhead
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Montauk
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Manchester

1
night
Freeport

Freeport ©
Freeport is a village in the town of Hempstead, Nassau County, New York, USA, on the South Shore of Long Island. Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Freeport's Nautical Mile.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Freeport trip planner .

Manchester, UK to Freeport is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to Freeport is minus 5 hours. Traveling from Manchester in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Freeport: highs are around 32°C and lows about 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Riverhead.

Things to do in Freeport

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Gateway National Recreation, Jones Beach State Park
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Gateway National Recreation ©
Gateway National Recreation
Jones Beach State Park ©
Jones Beach State Park

2
nights
Riverhead

Riverhead ©
Riverhead is a town within Suffolk County, New York, on the north shore of Long Island. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Holtsville Ecology Site, look for all kinds of wild species at Bayard Cutting Arboretum, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Long Island Aquarium and then make a splash at Splish Splash.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Riverhead trip maker tool .

You can drive from Freeport to Riverhead in 1.5 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Riverhead when traveling from Freeport in August, with lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Montauk.

Things to do in Riverhead

Parks Wildlife Theme Parks

Side Trips

Bayard Cutting Arboretum, Holtsville Ecology Site, Room Escape Games, Splish Splash
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Holtsville Ecology Site ©
Holtsville Ecology Site
Bayard Cutting Arboretum ©
Bayard Cutting Arboretum
Room Escape Games

3
nights
Montauk

Montauk is a census-designated place (CDP) that includes the hamlet with the same name located in the town of East Hampton in Suffolk County, New York, on the eastern end of the South Shore of Long Island. Get out of town with these interesting Montauk side-trips: Ponquogue Beach (in Hampton Bays) and Cooper's Beach (in Southampton). There's lots more to do: visit a coastal fixture at Montauk Point Lighthouse, admire the majestic nature at Montauk Point State Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Therese of Lisieux Catholic Church, and choose your vessel at Mtk Cruises.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Montauk travel planner .

Traveling by car from Riverhead to Montauk takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Riverhead in August, Montauk is a bit warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Montauk

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Ponquogue Beach, Cooper's Beach
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Sailing Montauk's Catamaran Mon Tiki ©
Cooper's Beach ©
Cooper's Beach

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