A holiday rental home in Greenport will put you close to fun activities and dozens of interesting attractions and museums. You will only be a short distance from New York City, so you can easily choose to spend a day exploring all that New York City has to offer before returning to the quieter town of Greenport.
If you visit during the summer months then you can spend some time at the beach. Swimming, boating and lounging on the shore are some of the activities that you can enjoy. The Spirit of the Hudson is a paddleboat that offers river cruises, including some that offer dinner and music. Wine tours are very popular in this area. Visit some nearby wineries and participate in a wine tasting. Golf and tennis are examples of other activities that are popular in Greenport.
There are many museums and other attractions located in and near Greenport. Stop by the Blacksmith Shop which is a recreation of an early 19th century shop. You can see how blacksmiths plied their trade before the use of modern tools. Mitchell Park is a lovely outdoor space that is home to an antique carousel. The kids will love taking a ride on this carousel which is a work of art in its own right. Other museums include the Railroad Museum of Long Island, the Greenport Jail and Police Museum and the East End Seaport Museum.
Cold winters and pleasant summers are what you can expect whilst on holiday to Greenport. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between -4° and 3° C and the average highs are between 4° and 12° C. During the spring, the average low temperatures are between 4° and 9° C and the highs are between 8° and 13° C. During the summer, the average lows are 14° to 18° C and average highs are 19° to 27° C. There is between 88 and 129 mm of precipitation per month. Keep in mind that during the winter months this will often be in the form of snow rather than rain.
The closest airport to Greenport, New York is Tweed New Haven Regional Airport (HVN), located 48 km away. Other options include Westerly State Airport (WST), located 55 km from Greenport, Block Island State Airport (BID), which is 66 km away and Long Island MacArthur Airport (ISP), which is about 71 km from Greenport. You may need a car depending on how far you plan to explore from your home base in Greenport.