Stay 5 nights on delightful Cape Cod. Travel to the quaint beauty of Martha’s Vineyard & Nantucket on the highspeed ferry. Tour the Cape and visit Provincetown for a Whale Watching Cruise, Tour Hyannis and Sandwich. Visit the JFK Museum in Hyannis and the JFK Library in Boston. There is no place in the world like “the Cape”.
DAY 1 Fly to Boston
Board our deluxe motor coach and drive to “the Cape” to begin our journey. Our first stop is Plymouth where the Pilgrims landed in 1620. We will view the Forefather’s Monument, Plymouth Rock and the Mayflower II. Then, as we drive onto the Cape, the aroma of the salt air and the views of the sparkling ocean captivate us. We check into our 4-star resort home for the next five nights. This evening we enjoy dinner at our hotel.
This morning we board the ferry to Nantucket Island which is fondly known as “the Gray Lady”. We enjoy Nantucket’s charm of cobblestone streets, simple Quaker-style homes and handsome houses dating back to the whaling days. We enjoy a guided tour and have free time for lunch on own and shopping while on the island. This evening we enjoy an included dinner in a local restuarant.
DAY 3 Cape Cod National Sea Shore, Provincetown, Whale Watching
We begin our day traveling through the Cape Cod National Seashore on our way to Provincetown which is at the extreme tip of Cape Cod. We have time to explore the downtown waterfront area with all its artistic and eclectic shops before we embark on an exciting whale watching cruise with a naturalist on board (weather permitting).Dinner is included this evening in a local restaurant.
DAY 4 Highspeed Ferry to Martha’s Vineyard, Traditional Lobster Dinner
This morning we board the high speed ferry to the storybook island of Martha’s Vineyard. We enjoy a guided tour on a local bus to learn about the history and lifestyles of the islanders. In Oak Bluffs, we visit the beautifully colored Ginger Bread cottages. We return to the mainland and enjoy a traditional Cape Cod lobster dinner before returning to our hotel.
DAY 5 Hyannis, Sandwich
After breakfast we tour Hyannis seeing such sites as the Kennedy Memorial, St Francis Xavier Church and Hyannisport. We visit the JFK Museum in Hyannis which is dedicated to preserving the memories of John F Kennedy and his family and their days spent on Cape Cod. We continue to Sandwich and visit the Sandwich Glass Museum. We have dinner in a local restaurant before returning to our hotel.
DAY 6 Boston, JFK Library, Fly Home
After breakfast we depart for Boston where we visit the JFK Library and have time for lunch on our own. We enjoy a panoramic tour of Boston as we travel to the airport and our flight home.