8 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

8 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

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8 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

Start: Boston
bus:  1​h
1
Sandwich
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Provincetown
— 4 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
End: Boston

3
nights
Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sandwich: Provincetown (Provincetown Town Hall, Dolphin & Whale Watching, & more), Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod (in North Truro) and Spohr Gardens (in Falmouth). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, stroll through Shining Sea Bikeway, contemplate the waterfront views at Cape Cod Canal, and take a memorable tour with Cape Cod Airfield.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Sandwich attractions planner .

Boston to Sandwich is an approximately 1-hour bus ride. You can also drive. In July, daytime highs in Sandwich are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can drive to Provincetown.

Things to do in Sandwich

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Provincetown, Falmouth, Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod, Cape Cod Airfield, John F Kennedy Hyannis Museum
Highlights from your plan
Cape Cod Airfield ©
Cape Cod Airfield
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens

4
nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nauset Beach (in Orleans) and Coast Guard Beach (in Eastham). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the history behind Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, don't miss a visit to Commercial Street, kick back and relax at Herring Cove Beach, and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find out how to plan a trip to Provincetown, use our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Sandwich to Provincetown in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in July, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can ride a ferry back home.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod, Coast Guard Beach, Cape Cod National Seashore, Uncle Tim's Bridge, Nauset Beach
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach
Herring Cove Beach ©
Herring Cove Beach

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