Fifteen large towns and many small villages make up Cape Cod.

Upper Cape: Along the Cape Cod Canal, the towns of Bourne and Sandwich define the northern limit of Mid Cape includes Barnstable, Yarmouth and Dennis. The mid Cap is where you will find Hyannis Airport
Lower Cape includes Brewster, Harwich , and Chatham, Harwich, and Orleans.
Outer Cape  includes Eastham, Wellfleet, Truro, and Provincetown.
Getting to Cape Cod: Boston is the nearest large city to Cape Cod.
Air service reaches Boston from other major hubs and cities.
Rental cars are available at the airport. From Boston take Route 93 to Route 3 and after 60 miles, cross the Cape Cod Canal. Continue on Route 6 for all locations on Cape Cod or go to Route 6A for the slower scenic route through the villages. Routes 6 and 6A join in Orleans and go to the tip of Cape Cod.
Several small
commuter airlines serve Hyannis Airport and Provincetown Airport on Cape Cod from Boston, Providence, and New Bedford.   Cape Air, US Airways Express, and Linear Air (Hanscom Field Bedford Ma)
Bus service is available from Boston and from Logan Airport. Plymouth and Brockton, Logan Direct serves Hyannis
Bonanza Bus Lines serves Bourne, Falmouth, and the Wood's Hole ferry from Logan Airport
Passenger Boats  leave daily from Boston to the tip of Cape Cod (May -September)   at Provincetown.
Bicycles can go aboard.
A fast cat boat and a slower conventional passenger boat make trips from Boston. Bicycles permitted
A
passenger boat makes a daily run from Plymouth, MA to Provincetown.
Planning a Cape Cod Sightseeing vacation can be easier if you divide Cape Cod into four sections: Upper Cape, Mid Cape,  Lower Cape, and Outer Cape.
Each has its unique features your choice will depend on how you like to spend your vacation.
Cape Cod sightseers visiting the Mid Cape and Lower Cape will find that it offers a good mix of golfing, nature preserves, bike trails and beaches,
Sightseeing on the Outer Cape will offer the nature lover a solitude that prompted Henry David Thoreau to visit several times and write a Journal,  about his sightseeing on Cape Cod that is now available as  "Cape Cod"
Cape Cod Sightseeing on the upper Cape takes you through villages settled by the sons and daughters of the 1620 Pilgrims from England. The upper Cape can offer tons of history including the oldest house on the Cape, the Hoxie House pictured above, along with its dunes and beaches.
Cape Cod Sightseeing can be easier if you divide Cape Cod into four sections: Upper Cape, Mid Cape, Lower Cape, and Outer Cape for convenience, All are part of a sandy terminal moraine that is full of history and natural beauty but they differ in many ways and offer the traveler a varied selection that will keep the Cape Cod vacation interesting.

Cape Cod Sightseeing Upper Cape, Mid Cape, Lower Cape, Outer Cape

Cape Cod Sightseeing on Upper Cape, Mid Cape, Lower Cape, and Outer Cape Cod will include four sections of the sandy peninsula that juts into the Atlantic.  
Cape Cod Sightseeing offers great beaches, history museums, art colonies, and antique galleries.
Cape Cod Sightseeing can be better planned if you divide Cape Cod into Upper Cape, Mid Cape, Lower Cape, and Outer Cape Cod.  These four sections of the peninsula that is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean will each offer great beaches, Rail Trail biking, history museums, art galleries, antique shopping, and nature walks on beaches such as Skaket Beach, Orleans, pictured above.
Cape Cod Sightseeing Upper Cape, biking Shining Sea Bikeway, Woods Hole.
Fifteen large towns and many small villages make up the sandy moraine that juts into the Atlantic Ocean 60 miles south of Boston that was named by explorers in 1607 Cape Cod because of the abundant fish..

Upper Cape: Along the Cape Cod Canal, the towns of Bourne, Falmouth, Mashpee, and Sandwich define the upper Cape  

Mid Cape includes Barnstable, Hyannis, Yarmouth, and Dennis. The mid Cap is where you will find Hyannis Airport

Lower Cape includes Brewster, Harwich, Orleans and Chatham.

Outer Cape  includes Eastham, Wellfleet, Truro, and Provincetown.
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