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Riverhead Travel Guide

Riverhead is a wonderful place to visit for all traveler types. Riverhead is situated in New York and is west of Sag Harbor. It's a great vacation getaway for family fun, a romantic break or a long weekend with friends. Riverhead New York is famous for being situated on the eastern part of Long Islandand is sure to keep you entertained for days on end.

Things to Do in Riverhead

From outdoors adventures to culture and history, there's an impressive range of things to do when visiting Riverhead. First on your list should be the Splish Splash Park for a day of family fun, it's a must-see and great experience for first-time travelers here. Wine tasting at Martha Clara Vineyards is also a wonderful activity. These are of course just some of the things to do while visiting Riverhead. This charming city has many other activities to choose from its honestly just going to depend on what you're looking for. Another popular thing to do is is seeing the shark and sea lion shows at the Long Island aquarium -- where adults and kids alike can make lasting memories!

Best Time to Visit Riverhead

Plan a vacation to Riverhead in the summer months when the weather is warm and the days are long -- ideal for exploring in nature.

Food in Riverhead

The two best restaurants in Riverhead are Farm Country Kitchen, which is known for having some of the best American food, and the equally delicious Jerry and the Mermaid.

Price and Availability in Riverhead

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Riverhead is in July, while the cheapest month is in April. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Riverhead is in the high season in August. Riverhead has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Riverhead tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Sunday. Vacation homes in Riverhead tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The Weather in Riverhead

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Riverhead. The warmest months in Riverhead are June and May, when temperatures reach 96 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -3 ˚F. The wettest month in Riverhead is November with 8.77 inches of rain, while the driest month is June with 1.93 inches of rain.

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