4 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

4 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

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Hyannis
— 2 nights
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Provincetown
— 1 night

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Hyannis

Hyannis ©

Capital of Cape Cod

"The Capital of the Cape," Hyannis serves as Cape Cod's main transportation and commercial hub.
Bring the kids along to Plimoth Plantation and Shining Sea Bikeway. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hyannis: Plymouth (Plymouth Rock & National Monument to the Forefathers) and Old Silver Beach (in Falmouth). There's much more to do: see majestic marine mammals with Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises, make a trip to Main Street Hyannis, see the interesting displays at John F Kennedy Hyannis Museum, and stroll through Kalmus Beach.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Hyannis online trip builder.

New York City to Hyannis is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in August, things will get little chillier in Hyannis: highs are around 79°F and lows about 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Provincetown.

Things to do in Hyannis

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

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Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises ©
Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises
Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation
Plymouth Rock ©
Plymouth Rock

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Provincetown

Birthplace of American Liberty

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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): browse the exhibits of Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, get a sense of history and politics at Provincetown Town Hall, then take a leisurely stroll along MacMillan Wharf, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and finally make a trip to Commercial Street.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Provincetown trip maker.

You can drive from Hyannis to Provincetown in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in August, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors · Tours · Museums · Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum ©
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum
Commercial Street ©
Commercial Street

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