9 days in New York City & Cape Cod Itinerary

9 days in New York City & Cape Cod Itinerary

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9 days in New York City & Cape Cod Itinerary

Start: Fort Walton Beach
Fly + bus:  5​h
1
New York City
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
2
Hyannis
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Provincetown
— 2 nights
Drive:  27​h
End: Fort Walton Beach

2
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Visiting 8th Ave Jetty and Orange County Arboretum will get you outdoors. Head to Woodbury Common Premium Outlets and Chelsea Marketfor some retail therapy. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New York City: Holtsville Ecology Site (in Holtsville), Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge (in Shirley) and Ocean Grove Beach (in Ocean Grove).

To find where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the New York City trip site .

Fort Walton Beach to New York City is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. In June, New York City is slightly colder than Fort Walton Beach - with highs of 80°F and lows of 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to drive to Hyannis.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Holtsville Ecology Site, 8th Ave Jetty, Orange County Arboretum, Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge, Ocean Grove Beach
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Woodbury Common Premium Outlets ©
Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge ©
Ocean Grove Beach ©
Ocean Grove Beach

2
nights
Hyannis

Hyannis ©
"The Capital of the Cape," Hyannis serves as Cape Cod's main transportation and commercial hub.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Kalmus Beach, take an in-depth tour of Plimoth Plantation, and then don't miss a visit to Plymouth Rock. On the next day, examine the collection at Whydah Pirate Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, then look for gifts at Brewster Store, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Mayflower Beach.

For maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Hyannis trip itinerary maker website .

Drive from New York City to Hyannis in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from New York City in June, things will get little chillier in Hyannis: highs are around 73°F and lows about 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Provincetown.

Things to do in Hyannis

Museums Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Brewster, Plymouth, Whydah Pirate Museum, Mayflower Beach
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Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation
Mayflower Beach ©
Mayflower Beach
Kalmus Beach ©
Kalmus Beach

2
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.
On the 7th (Fri), get a taste of the local shopping with Charles-Baltivik Gallery and Sculpture Garden, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Long Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: visit a coastal fixture at Nauset Lighthouse, visit a coastal fixture at Highland Light, and then view the masterpieces at Cortile Gallery.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Provincetown planning app .

Traveling by car from Hyannis to Provincetown takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Provincetown, expect temperatures between 72°F during the day and 56°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Highland Light, Nauset Lighthouse
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Long Point ©
Long Point
Nauset Lighthouse ©
Nauset Lighthouse

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