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Cape Cod has indoor and outdoor fun for visitors

The beauty of Cape Cod shows up in many places with family attractions and activities both natural and manmade. Scenic ocean beaches, quiet marshlands and wildlife sanctuaries are there for sightseeing, playing and relaxing. Nearby busy streets in quaint villages are filled with galleries and museums, shops, cafés and restaurants. Enjoy exploring your very own piece of the Cape on foot, by bike, car or trolley. Whether a day, a week or longer, you will never run out of magical things to do.
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Island Queen

75 Falmouth Heights Road Falmouth, MA, 02540 Phone: 508-548-4800

This ferry ride is a fun part of your Martha’s Vineyard, Cape Cod experience

There’s fun to be had at the beginning, middle and end of your trip aboard the Island Queen. On either end of the 35-minute sailing to and from Martha’s Vineyard, there are attractions to take in. In Falmouth, there are great beaches for surfing, fishing and swimming, tree-lined streets with boutique shops and restaurants and nearby bike paths. In Oak Bluffs, on the Vineyard, you can visit the “Flying Horses,” the country’s oldest carousel, or the colorful gingerbread houses of the Campground. And the passenger-ferry ride itself, across sparkling Vineyard Sound, affords breathtaking views from the picture-window lounge and decks. There’s a full-service snack bar, and you can bring your bike, paddle board – or family pet!
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Cape Cod National Seashore

Salt Pond Visitor Center at Nauset Road and Route 6 Eastham, MA, 02642 Phone: 508-255-3421

Magnificent national park encompasses all shoreline and interior features of Cape Cod

This national park offers a full summer’s worth of fun for people of all ages. Six ocean beaches (lifeguarded) offer play in the surf; there are many walking and biking paths through inlands dunes, woodlands, and around cranberry bogs and small freshwater “kettle” ponds. Explore the first lighthouses in the country (commissioned by President George Washington). Historic sites, like the place where the first trans-Atlantic telegraph was sent.
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