If you are planning a vacation to Long Island, check out some great deals on accommodation at Montauk resorts. With over 400 miles of coastline, the island is blessed with some of the most beautiful white sandy beaches in the world. Pleasantly warm waters and large surf breaks make this a great beach holiday destination. Here are some beaches to visit.
Ditch Plains Beach
The consistent waves on this 2-mile long beach make it a perfect place to surf. Beginners as well as experienced surfers will find this to be a great spot. Amenities include restrooms and outdoor showers; there are 2 trailers that serve snacks and other food. The best times to visit are summer and fall. You will need a parking permit for the 2 parking areas.
Kirk Park Beach
This popular beach is found at the entrance to Montauk village. Also known as the Umbrella and IGA beach, it is uncrowded and perfect for a relaxing swim and sunbathing. Lifeguards are available between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. With a permit, you can drive your 4x4 on the beach. A parking permit is required to park in the public parking here.
This beach is situated at the Montauk Harbor Inlet. The expansive beach stretches miles right up to Shagwong Point. The calm waters of the Block Island sound make it an ideal place to swim. The safe swimming area is roped off, and swimming is prohibited in the other areas. Lifeguards are available from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The beach has amenities such as restrooms, showers and a parking lot. You will need to obtain a permit to drive your SUV on the beach.
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