9 days in Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard & Boston Itinerary

9 days in Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard & Boston Itinerary

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Provincetown
— 1 night
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Oak Bluffs
— 3 nights
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Sandwich
— 1 night
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Boston
— 2 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Charles-Baltivik Gallery and Sculpture Garden and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. On the 7th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Herring Cove Beach, then browse the exhibits of Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Race Point Beach.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Provincetown trip app.

London, UK to Provincetown is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to Provincetown. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Provincetown when traveling from London in September, with lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Oak Bluffs.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Herring Cove Beach ©
Herring Cove Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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Oak Bluffs

Oak Bluffs
Oak Bluffs is a town located on the island of Martha's Vineyard in Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States. Escape the urban bustle at Aquinnah Cliffs and Katama Beach/ South Beach. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Menemsha Public Beach and Norton Point Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Oak Bluffs: Menemsha Hills (in Chilmark) and Gay Head Lighthouse (in Aquinnah). The adventure continues: enjoy the sea views from Edgartown Lighthouse, enjoy the sand and surf at Bend in the Road Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, and visit Martha's Vineyard Camp meeting Association (MVCMA).

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You can do a combination of car and ferry from Provincetown to Oak Bluffs in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and ferry. September in Oak Bluffs sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Sandwich.

Things to do in Oak Bluffs

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Edgartown, Aquinnah, Menemsha Hills, Menemsha Public Beach
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Menemsha Public Beach ©
Menemsha Public Beach
Katama Beach/ South Beach ©
Katama Beach/ South Beach

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Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Plimoth Plantation, then examine the collection at Heritage Museums & Gardens, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Shining Sea Bikeway.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Sandwich sightseeing app.

Traveling by combination of ferry and taxi from Oak Bluffs to Sandwich takes 1.5 hours. September in Sandwich sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Sandwich

Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Plimoth Plantation, Shining Sea Bikeway
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Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation

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Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
On the 12th (Thu), hunt for treasures at Quincy Market, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old North Church & Historic Site, then wander the streets of Newbury Street, and finally wander the streets of Beacon Hill. Keep things going the next day: explore the different monuments and memorials at Granary Burying Ground, contemplate the long history of The House of the Seven Gables, then admire the masterpieces at Peabody Essex Museum, and finally look for gifts at Magika - Chapel of Archangel Michael.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Boston trip planner.

Drive from Sandwich to Boston in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

Salem
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The House of the Seven Gables ©
The House of the Seven Gables
Magika - Chapel of Archangel Michael ©
Magika - Chapel of Archangel Michael
Old North Church & Historic Site ©
Old North Church & Historic Site

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