8 days in Long Island, New York City & Brooklyn Itinerary

8 days in Long Island, New York City & Brooklyn Itinerary

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8 days in Long Island, New York City & Brooklyn Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly + Drive:  13​h
1
Southampton
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
New York City
— 4 nights
Drive:  15​min
3
Brooklyn
— 1 night
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Brussels

1
night
Southampton

Southampton ©
To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Southampton trip maker .

Brussels, Belgium to Southampton is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Brussels to Southampton is minus 6 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Brussels in March: highs in Southampton hover around 7°C, while lows dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Southampton

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Southold, Oysterponds Historical Society
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Oysterponds Historical Society ©
Oysterponds Historical Society
The Thomas Halsey Homestead ©
The Thomas Halsey Homestead
Custer Institute & Observatory ©
Custer Institute & Observatory

4
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take a stroll through Times Square, and browse the exhibits of 9/11 Memorial.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the New York City attractions app .

You can drive from Southampton to New York City in 2 hours. Traveling from Southampton in March, you will find days in New York City are somewhat warmer (11°C), and nights are about the same (1°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Brooklyn.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

1
night
Brooklyn

Brooklyn ©
Though it may be less popular or touristy than its big brother Manhattan, Brooklyn boasts of one of the largest and hippest art districts in the United States.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Prospect Park, and then steep yourself in history at Lefferts Homestead.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Brooklyn trip itinerary maker app .

Brooklyn is just a short distance from New York City. In March, daytime highs in Brooklyn are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brooklyn

Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Brooklyn Botanic Garden ©
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Prospect Park ©
Prospect Park
Lefferts Homestead ©
Lefferts Homestead

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