7 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

7 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

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7 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
train + Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Wellfleet
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Falmouth
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Philadelphia

3
nights
Wellfleet

Wellfleet ©
Wellfleet is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States, and is located halfway between the "tip" and "elbow" of Cape Cod. Get some historical perspective at Chatham Lighthouse and Cove Burying Ground. There's lots more to do: pause for some photo ops at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, head outdoors with The Goose Hummock, tour the pleasant surroundings at Herring Cove Beach, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Wellfleet road trip planning website .

Philadelphia to Wellfleet is an approximately 7-hour combination of train and flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Philadelphia in June, with highs in Wellfleet at 72°F and lows at 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Falmouth.

Things to do in Wellfleet

Outdoors Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Provincetown, Eastham, Highland Light, Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod, Chatham Lighthouse
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Commercial Street ©
Commercial Street
Chatham Lighthouse ©
Chatham Lighthouse
Nauset Lighthouse ©
Nauset Lighthouse

3
nights
Falmouth

Falmouth ©
Falmouth is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States; Barnstable County is coextensive with Cape Cod. Get some historical perspective at Cornelia Carey Sanctuary (The Knob) and Captain Bangs Hallet House Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Falmouth: Yarmouth Port (Edward Gorey House & Winslow Crocker House), Heritage Museums & Gardens (in Sandwich) and Green Briar Nature Center and Jam Kitchen (in East Sandwich). There's much more to do: explore the landscape on two wheels at Shining Sea Bikeway, browse the collection at Osterville Village Library, enjoy the sea views from Nobska Point Lighthouse, and explore the galleries of Highfield Hall & Gardens.

Make your Falmouth itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Wellfleet to Falmouth in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. June in Falmouth sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Falmouth

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Yarmouth Port, Sandwich, Hyannis, Osterville Village Library, Massachusetts National Cemetery
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Shining Sea Bikeway ©
Shining Sea Bikeway
Edward Gorey House ©
Edward Gorey House
Cornelia Carey Sanctuary (The Knob) ©

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