11 days in Cape Cod & Los Angeles County Itinerary

11 days in Cape Cod & Los Angeles County Itinerary

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1
Provincetown
— 3 nights
2
Hyannis
— 3 nights
3
Los Angeles
— 4 nights

3
nights
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.
Kids will enjoy Long Point and Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Eastham (Coast Guard Beach & Nauset Light Beach). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Cape Cod National Seashore, tour the pleasant surroundings at Marconi Beach, and snap pictures at Uncle Tim's Bridge.

For traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Provincetown attractions planner.

Los Angeles to Provincetown is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Provincetown. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, expect nights in Provincetown to be about the same, around °F, while days are a bit cooler, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Hyannis.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Wellfleet, Eastham, Cape Cod National Seashore
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Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Coast Guard Beach ©
Coast Guard Beach
Marconi Beach ©
Marconi Beach

3
nights
Hyannis

Hyannis ©
"The Capital of the Cape," Hyannis serves as Cape Cod's main transportation and commercial hub.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Nauset Beach and Heritage Museums & Gardens. Explore Hyannis' surroundings by going to Nickerson State Park (in Brewster) and Falmouth (Shining Sea Bikeway & Old Silver Beach). There's lots more to do: see majestic marine mammals with Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises, stop by Titcomb's Bookshop, have fun and explore at Cape Cod Children's Museum, and kick back and relax at Chatham Lighthouse Beach.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Hyannis trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Provincetown to Hyannis in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Hyannis

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Falmouth, Sandwich, Nickerson State Park, Nauset Beach, Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises
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Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises ©
Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Cape Cod Children's Museum ©
Cape Cod Children's Museum

4
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Universal Studios Hollywood and Santa Monica Pier. And it doesn't end there: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, examine the collection at The Getty Center, and stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles journey site.

Getting from Hyannis to Los Angeles by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Hyannis to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. In August in Los Angeles, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Santa Monica
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Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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