Visit Provincetown, New England
Provincetown is a colourful, fascinating little town situated at the tip of the Cape Cod peninsula. This delightful place is packed with clapboard houses, riotously colourful gardens and tiny winding streets.
Provincetown, New England
Provincetown is a colourful, fascinating little town situated at the tip of the Cape Cod peninsula.
This delightful place is packed with clapboard houses, riotously colourful gardens and tiny winding streets. Despite a declining fishing fleet, the town thrives, attracting a wide spectrum of people, including a lively gay community.
Artists live side by side with fishermen and during the summer Commercial Street is filled with urbane visitors exploring the art galleries and small restaurants.
With its proximity to the off-shore Stellwagen Bank, the town is renowned for offering superb summer whale watching. In addition, Provincetown lies adjacent to the Cape Cod National Seashore where there are miles of vast sandy beaches and dunes to explore.
Suggested Provincetown itinerary
This sample itinerary will give you an idea of what is possible when you travel in Provincetown, and showcases routes we know work particularly well. Treat this as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely by one of our specialists.
Map of Provincetown
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Places near Provincetown
- Chatham 28 miles away
- Hyannis 29 miles away
- Falmouth 42 miles away
- Boston 50 miles away
- Martha's Vineyard 53 miles away
- Nantucket 54 miles away
- Newport, Rhode Island 70 miles away
- Kennebunkport 92 miles away
- Sturbridge 98 miles away
- Bennington 111 miles away
- North Conway 147 miles away
- Lincoln/North Woodstock 157 miles away
- Camden 160 miles away
- Lenox 160 miles away
- Woodstock 161 miles away
- Stockbridge 162 miles away
- Bretton Woods 165 miles away
- Manchester 166 miles away
- Sugar Hill 171 miles away
- Albany 187 miles away
- Bar Harbor 190 miles away
- Saratoga Springs 197 miles away
- Lake George 203 miles away
- New York 218 miles away
- Burlington 227 miles away
- Lake Placid 246 miles away
- Philadelphia 298 miles away
- New York State 300 miles away
Accommodation choices for Provincetown
We’ve selected a range of accommodation options for when you visit Provincetown. Our choices usually come recommended for their character, facilities and service or location. Our specialists always aim to suggest properties that match your preferences.