5 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

5 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

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5 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

Start: Newark
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  4​h 30​min
1
Sandwich
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Provincetown
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
End: Newark

2
nights
Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sandwich: Falmouth (Cornelia Carey Sanctuary (The Knob) & Highfield Hall & Gardens). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, explore the landscape on two wheels at Shining Sea Bikeway, explore the activities along Cape Cod Canal, and make a trip to Old King's Hwy.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Sandwich day trip planner .

Newark to Sandwich is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Traveling from Newark in June, expect Sandwich to be little chillier, temps between 73°F and 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Provincetown.

Things to do in Sandwich

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Falmouth, Hyannis, Cape Cod Canal
Highlights from your plan
Old Silver Beach ©
Old Silver Beach
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum

2
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.
On the 3rd (Wed), appreciate the history behind Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, 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. Keep things going the next day: get lost in a book at Provincetown Library, then enjoy the sand and surf at Herring Cove Beach, and then stroll through Race Point Beach.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Provincetown online trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Sandwich to Provincetown in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Commercial Street ©
Commercial Street
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach

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