11 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

11 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

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11 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

Boston
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Hyannis
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Provincetown
— 5 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
Boston

6
days
Hyannis

Hyannis ©
"The Capital of the Cape," Hyannis serves as Cape Cod's main transportation and commercial hub.
Relax by the water at Nauset Beach and Corporation Beach. Get outdoors at Chatham Lighthouse Beach and Old Silver Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Skaket Beach (in Orleans), Hoxie House (in Sandwich) and Falmouth (Cornelia Carey Sanctuary (The Knob) & Shining Sea Bikeway). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Craigville Beach, see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, hike along Cape Cod Rail Trail, and explore the engaging exhibits at Cape Cod Children's Museum.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Hyannis trip planner.

Boston to Hyannis is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In August in Hyannis, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Provincetown.

Things to do in Hyannis

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Falmouth, Orleans, Sandwich, Chatham Lighthouse Beach, Craigville Beach
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Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Chatham Lighthouse Beach ©
Chatham Lighthouse Beach
Craigville Beach ©
Craigville Beach

5
days
Provincetown

Provincetown ©
A small resort town with a year-round population of just 3,000, Provincetown draws nearly 60,000 annual visitors with its scenic beaches, art colonies, galleries, theaters, and shops.
Get outdoors at Cape Cod National Seashore and Marconi Beach. Attractions like Race Point Beach and Coast Guard Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Go for a jaunt from Provincetown to Eastham to see Nauset Light Beach about 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Corn Hill Beach, make a trip to Commercial Street, browse the collection at Provincetown Library, and stroll through Long Point.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Provincetown trip maker app .

You can drive from Hyannis to Provincetown in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. August in Provincetown sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 62°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can catch the ferry back home.

Things to do in Provincetown

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Parks

Side Trips

Eastham, Marconi Beach, Corn Hill Beach, Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod, Cape Cod National Seashore
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Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach
Herring Cove Beach ©
Herring Cove Beach

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