17 days in Cape Cod & Boston Itinerary

17 days in Cape Cod & Boston Itinerary

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Sandwich
— 5 nights
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Provincetown
— 5 nights
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Boston
— 6 nights

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Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Visit Craigville Beach and Old Silver Beach for some beach relaxation. Get some historical perspective at Highfield Hall & Gardens and Mayflower II. Go for a jaunt from Sandwich to Rochester to see East Over Reservation about 42 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, get engrossed in the history at Plimoth Plantation, get interesting insight from Tours, and grab your bike and head to Shining Sea Bikeway.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Sandwich vacation builder website.

San Francisco to Sandwich is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of subway, train, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 3 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to drive to Provincetown.

Things to do in Sandwich

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Plymouth, Falmouth, East Over Reservation, Craigville Beach
Highlights from your plan
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum
Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation

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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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Cape Cod National Seashore and Race Point Beach. Museum-lovers will appreciate Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum and Chatham Marconi Maritime Center. Venture out of the city with trips to Nauset Beach (in Orleans) and Eastham (First Encounter Beach, Coast Guard Beach, &more). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Herring Cove Beach, ponder the world of politics at Provincetown Town Hall, appreciate the extensive heritage of Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Provincetown trip website.

Traveling by car from Sandwich to Provincetown takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Provincetown can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can catch the ferry to Boston.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Eastham, Wellfleet, Chatham Marconi Maritime Center, Cape Cod National Seashore, Highland Light
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Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach

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Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Appreciate the collections at Museum of Fine Arts and Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House. Visit Freedom Trail and Marginal Way Walkway for their historical value. Get out of town with these interesting Boston side-trips: Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Gloucester), Ogunquit (Ogunquit Beach & Perkins Cove) and Tributary Brewing (in Kittery). Next up on the itinerary: catch a live event at Fenway Park, stop by North End, walk around Boston Public Garden, and make a trip to Newbury Street.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Boston trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Provincetown to Boston in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Jenness State Beach, Long Sands Beach, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Tributary Brewing
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail

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