Outdoor Activities

Whale Watching
Contact Hyannis Whale Watching Company in Barnstable Harbor for more information and to schedule your tour.
Or The Dolphin Fleet out of Provincetown.
Beaches
Bask in the sun on a sandy beach or spend an afternoon hidden in the dunes of the National Seashore. Check out the area beaches here.
Biking and Ecology Tours
Ride a bike on one of the many bike trails. Check out Biking on the Cape Links.
Boating
Charter a boat for a day of deep sea fishing or check out places you can go yourself to fish on Cape Cod.
Freedom Trail
Ride a bike on one of the many bike trails. Check out Biking on the Cape Links.

Indoor Activities

Shopping & Antique Shops
Explore antique shops and art galleries or browse in unique gift shops like The Barn and Company in Dennis.
Museum & Art Galleries
Take a day trip to visit one of Boston’s many museums or art galleries including some of our favorites:
Isabella Stewart Gardener
Glass Flowers Collection at Harvard (Museum of Natural History)
Rainy Day Guide
If it rains do not fret, got additional ideas at the Cape Cod Rainy Day Guide.

Historic Tours & Site Seeing

Martha's Vineyard
Also if you are planning a trip to Martha’s Vineyard look here for some great tips:

Tips for going to Martha’s Vineyard.

For ferry Info check out the Steamship Authority or Hy-Line.

Check out activities on Nantucket or look at Martha’s Vineyard’s Chamber of Commerce site.

Heritage Museums
Visit Heritage Museums and Gardens in Sandwich, for beautiful gardens, a lovely old carousel ride, and an antique car museum that you won’t want to miss! Take a look at Heritage Museums and Gardens.
Newport Mansions
See the beautiful Newport Mansions. Click here for Newport Mansion Information.
Freedom Trail
Freedom Trail, a 2.5-mile, brick-lined route that leads you to 16 historically significant sites — each one an authentic treasure. Explore museums and meeting houses, churches, and burying grounds. Learn about the brave people who shaped our nation. Discover the rich history of the American Revolution, as it began in Boston, where every step tells a story.