Escape to Cape Cod - September 14-19, 2020
This is your chance to explore the distinctive, quaint villages of Cape Cod. We start in the seaside village of Chatham, known for its beaches and landmark lighthouse. Then we tour scenic Hyannis, where you can take in the JFK Memorial and enjoy a harbor cruise past the Kennedy Compound. Take time to walk around Sandwich, the oldest town on Cape Cod. And of course, no trip to CapeCod is complete without a traditional lobster dinner.
• Roundtrip deluxe motorcoach transportation with
restroom and DVD player
• Five nights, first class lodging
• Three days with professional Cape Cod tour guide
• Cape Cop Seashore Adventure
– Tour of Chatham to Provincetown
– Visit to Chatham Lighthouse
– Visit to the Cape Cod National Seashore
– Salt Pond Visitors Center
• Guided Tour of Hyannis & Sandwich
– Stop at JFK Memorial and Korean War Memorial
– Hyannis Harbor Cruise
– Tour and jam tasting at Green Briar Nature Center
– Visit to the Cape Cod Canal Visitors Center
• Visit to Cape Cod Potato Chip Factory
• Taxes, fees and driver gratuities
Departure City: Worthington
Day 1: Today we escape to serene beaches, seafood shacks and villages in Cape Cod. Board the motorcoach and get to know your new friends during the relaxing ride to Massachusetts. Tonight we have an overnight stay at the Holiday Inn Express in Warners, New York.
Day 2 (B, D): After an included breakfast, we head to Cape Cod. Breathe in the salted air and feel the coastal breezes as we drive onto Cape Cod for a relaxing three-night stay. On arrival, a local guide will greet you with a warm welcome. Take some time to relax and freshen up before enjoying a delicious, local dinner this evening.
Day 3 (B, D): Following breakfast, we start the day with a tour of Hyannis, including a stop for pictures at the JFK Memorial and Korean Memorial that overlooks the beautiful Veterans Beach. Then, set sail for a scenic one-hour harbor cruise around Hyannis Harbor, enjoying views of Hyannis Port and Kennedy Compound. Your journey continues along historic Route 6A, more fondly known as Old Kings Highway, to the Cape’s oldest town, Sandwich. Enjoy a visit to the Green Briar Nature Center for a tour and jam tasting.
Enjoy free time to explore Sandwich Village. Stroll around Shawme Pond, view the historic Dexter Grist Mill and take a sip out of the “fountain of youth”. Then visit the US Army Corps of Engineers, Cape Cod Canal Visitor Center. Some highlights include a retired 41-foot US Army Corps of Engineers patrol boat, a 46-seat theater showing continuous DVD presentations on canal history, wildlife and wildflowers, and real-time radar and camera images of the waterway. Afterwards, we return to our hotel to relax and freshen up before dinner.
Day 4 (B, D): Enjoy breakfast before we depart with our local step-on guide for a wonderful day of touring the lower and outer cape! Journey to the charming seaside village of Chatham, along with a picture stop at Chatham Lighthouse Beach. Then continue on to the Cape Cod National Seashore and visit the Salt Pond Visitors Center. Here, we enjoy a brief film on the National Seashore and explore the museum to learn about the Cape’s seafaring heritage and harvest history. Step into life as it used to be on Cape Cod. Then, tour through the park to enjoy the spectacular view of the Atlantic Ocean.
Once in Provincetown, visit Race Point Beach and spend some time browsing around the downtown waterfront area, filled with artistic and eclectic shops. This evening dig into a traditional lobster dinner.
Day 5 (B): After breakfast, enjoy some salty treats at the popular Cape Cod Potato Chip Factory. See how these delicious chips are made on a self-guided tour (and don’t forget to grab a few samples). Later, we bid farewell to Cape Cod as we start our journey back home, with an overnight stay in Warners, New York.
Day 6 (B): Following breakfast, we depart for the drive home.
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