Long Island Excursion!
Sunday September 22- Tuesday September 24, 2019
$658 double occupancy $823 single occupancy
$100 deposit to reserve. Balance due August 1
You will begin your tour in Stony Brook Village, Long Island with lunch at the charming Country House built in 1710. Known to have a ghost of one of the original owners, the story is now published in the book “Ghosts of Long Island”. The owner will tell one of his many ghost stories during lunch. Time allowed to shop in Stony Brook Village Center with the opportunity to visit a cheese shop, candy store, boutiques and more. You will then Tour Brewster House built in 1665. During the American Revolution, Joseph Brewster operated the house as a tavern and general store, entertaining British troops inside. You will also tour Thompson House, built in 1709. The Thompson House was home to five generations of Thompsons with interesting stories.
Finally, you will check into the waterfront hotel, Hyatt Place East End & Resort Marina that offers water views, a 24-hour fitness center, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a new seasonal poolside bar & grill, and more, including complimentary Wi-Fi access, a coffee and wine bar serving Starbucks® specialty coffees and premium wine, beer, and spirits. Dinner will be enjoyed near the hotel at a nice restaurant.
The following day you will experience the Hamptons with a local guide. We will travel to Montauk via Bridgehampton, Sagaponack, East Hampton and tour neighborhoods south of highway. You will enjoy lunch at Gosmans Dock before a tour of the Montauk Lighthouse. Dinner will be enjoyed at a local restaurant with panoramic water views.
The following morning we enjoy Conscience Point, location where original settlers landed when they arrived in Southampton, June, 1640 - Take a stroll to the Point. We will leave for Sag Harbor to visit the Sag Harbor Whaling museum, Old Whalers Church and enjoy lunch on your own in the village. Finally, we will travel to North Fork via South Shelter Island Ferry and visit a winery before we board the bus to head home after a happy, wine-ful excursion.
Package includes motor coach transportation, overnight accommodations, lunch Sunday, dinner Sunday and Monday, breakfast Tuesday and Wednesday, guided tours, admissions, wine tasting, driver’s gratuity and trip leader.
Bus departs Four Seasons Metedeconk Jackson 8:00 AM (Call for departure time from Target) approximate 8:00 PM return Balance due August 1
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