9 days in Cape Cod & Maine Itinerary

9 days in Cape Cod & Maine Itinerary

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9 days in Cape Cod & Maine Itinerary

Start: Wilmington
Fly + bus:  8​h 15​min
1
Hyannis
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Provincetown
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Ogunquit
— 3 nights
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Wilmington


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1
night
Hyannis

Hyannis ©
"The Capital of the Cape," Hyannis serves as Cape Cod's main transportation and commercial hub.
For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Hyannis online trip itinerary maker .

Wilmington to Hyannis is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Wilmington in July, expect Hyannis to be slightly colder, temps between 80°F and 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Provincetown.

Things to do in Hyannis

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Nauset Beach, Chatham Lighthouse Beach, Brewster Store, Captain Bangs Hallet House Museum
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Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Captain Bangs Hallet House Museum ©
Captain Bangs Hallet House 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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): stroll through Race Point Beach, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then shop like a local with Charles-Baltivik Gallery and Sculpture Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Herring Cove Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Marconi Beach.

To find other places to visit and other tourist information, read Provincetown trip itinerary app .

Traveling by car from Hyannis to Provincetown takes 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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Marconi Beach
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Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Herring Cove Beach ©
Herring Cove Beach

1
night
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Land Bridge to Bar Island, then admire all the interesting features of Park Loop Road, and then take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head off the coast to Mount Desert Island, look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path, and then look for gifts at A LITTLE MAD.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bar Harbor trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Provincetown to Bar Harbor takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Provincetown in July since evenings lows in Bar Harbor dip to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Acadia National Park
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Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road

3
nights
Ogunquit

Ogunquit ©
Ogunquit means "beautiful place by the sea" in the language of the Native Americans who inhabited the region long ago, and this remains an accurate description of this holiday destination today.
We've included these beaches for you: Ogunquit Beach and Old Orchard Beach. Get outdoors at Perkins Cove and Wells Beach. Change things up with a short trip to L.L. Bean Factory Store in Freeport (about 1h 30 min away). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Ann's Episcopal Church, view the masterpieces at Panache Fine Jewelry and Art Gallery, and pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Uniques and Antiques.

To see more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Ogunquit trip maker website .

You can drive from Bar Harbor to Ogunquit in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of car, flight, and bus. Traveling from Bar Harbor in July, expect nights in Ogunquit to be about the same, around 58°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 81°F. On the 21st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

St. Ann's Episcopal Church, Wells Beach, Old Orchard Beach, L.L. Bean Factory Store
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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Old Orchard Beach ©
Old Orchard Beach

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