8 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

8 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

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8 days in Cape Cod Itinerary

Start: St. John's
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  33​h
1
Provincetown
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Hyannis
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: St. John's

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.
Provincetown is known for beaches, nightlife, trails, museums, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, take in the waterfront at MacMillan Wharf, get lost in a book at Provincetown Library, and enjoy the sand and surf at Cape Cod National Seashore.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Provincetown trip planner .

St. John's, Canada to Provincetown is an approximately 33-hour combination of car and ferry. You can also do a combination of bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. The time zone changes from Newfoundland Standard Time (NST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from St. John's in June, with highs in Provincetown at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Hyannis.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod, Cape Cod National Seashore
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Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum ©
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching

3
nights
Hyannis

Hyannis ©
"The Capital of the Cape," Hyannis serves as Cape Cod's main transportation and commercial hub.
On the 13th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Sandwich Glass Museum, examine the collection at Heritage Museums & Gardens, then contemplate the waterfront views at Cape Cod Canal, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Shining Sea Bikeway. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at John F Kennedy Hyannis Museum, look for gifts at Handcraft House, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nauset Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Chatham Lighthouse Beach.

To see maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Hyannis vacation builder site .

Traveling by car from Provincetown to Hyannis takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hyannis

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Sandwich, Handcraft House, Shining Sea Bikeway, Chatham Lighthouse Beach, Nauset Beach
Highlights from your plan
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum

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