On this New England summer adventure, escape from Boston for a day and journey to scenic Cape Cod, where sparkling beaches, lighthouses, cottages, sailboats and fishing villages await. Travel across the Cape Cod Canal and along the "King's Highway" through the historic town of Sandwich, dating back to 1637. Stop in Hyannis to visit the JFK Memorial, shop for souvenir and a snack and enjoy a relaxing, fully narrated sightseeing cruise (weather dependent), offering unbeatable views of the Kennedy Compound. Discover fresh seafood for your lunch break (on your own). Explore the unique Whydah Pirate Museum and hear and see the story of Sam Bellamy and the discovery of the pirate ship that sank in 1717. Climb aboard a replica of the ship and touch and see some of the amazing treasure that is still being recovered from under 30 feet of sand. Visit the lab to interact with the archeologists and divers. Complete your day with a visit to the beach.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Sandwich Glass Museum, Sandwich, Cape Cod, MassachusettsTravel the King's Highway through historic town of Sandwich.Stop At: John F. Kennedy Memorial, Hyannis, Cape Cod, MassachusettsView the memorial to former president John F. KennedyDuration: 20 minutesPass By: Cape Cod Canal, Buzzards Bay, Bourne, Cape Cod, MassachusettsCross the bridge to Cape Cod for a bird's eye view of the Canal.Stop At: Main Street Hyannis, Hyannis, Cape Cod, MassachusettsTime allowed for a quick snack and shop for souvenirsDuration: 45 minutesStop At: Whydah Pirate Museum, West Yarmouth, Yarmouth, Cape Cod, MassachusettsPrivate tour of the museum. Interact with archaeologists to view actual recovered treasure and artifacts from the Whydah Gally.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Gray's Beach, Yarmouth Port, Yarmouth, Cape Cod, MassachusettsStop at the beach, walk the boardwalk over the famous salt marshes.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Hy-Line CruisesHarbor Cruise of Lewis Bay, views of Kennedy Compound and other iconic landmarksDuration: 1 hour