6 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

6 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

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6 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Fly + Drive:  26​h
1
West Yarmouth
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Provincetown
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  25​h
End: Johannesburg

1
day
West Yarmouth

West Yarmouth ©
West Yarmouth is a census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Yarmouth in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): browse for treasures at Antiques Center of Yarmouth, then admire the masterpieces at Sandwich Glass Museum, then see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, and finally look for gifts at 1856 Country Store.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the West Yarmouth trip planner.

Johannesburg, South Africa to West Yarmouth is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Johannesburg to West Yarmouth is minus 7 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Johannesburg in January: high temperatures in West Yarmouth hover around 3°C and lows are around -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Provincetown.

Things to do in West Yarmouth

Museums Shopping Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Sandwich, 1856 Country Store
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Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum
Antiques Center of Yarmouth ©
Antiques Center of Yarmouth

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.
Head to Maps of Antiquity and Cortile Galleryfor some retail therapy. Escape the urban bustle at Race Point Beach and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Step out of Provincetown to go to Chatham and see Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. And it doesn't end there: shop like a local with Charles-Baltivik Gallery and Sculpture Garden, ponder the world of politics at Provincetown Town Hall, take in the exciting artwork at Rice-Polak Gallery, and appreciate the history behind Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Provincetown day trip planning website .

Drive from West Yarmouth to Provincetown in 1.5 hours. January in Provincetown sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Provincetown

Museums Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Chatham, Left Bank Art Gallery
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Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum ©

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