Things to Do in Provincetown

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Art’s Dune Tours, in Provincetown, take travelers off road through the lunar landscape of the dunes outside town; in the distance you can see the... Read More

Walk the mile-long Beech Forest Trail, which winds through fragile sand dunes. Read More

The group, guided by trained naturalists, makes several daily trips to the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary, rich with whale sightings and wild... Read More

Flyer’s Boat Shop & Rental, in Provincetown, runs a funky service out to the wild, sandy spit where the Atlantic and the bay meet. If you'd... Read More

Rent a bike at Gale Force Bike Rentals in Provincetown, pick up a map, and ride five miles along scenic High Head Road to the Cape Cod Highland... Read More

One of the secret springs left over from the Ice Age, hidden deep in the Wellfleet and Truro woods. The water is exquisitely clear and silky. Read More

Map sells clothes and gifts, and has guest DJ’s like the writer Michael Cunningham. Read More

This fishermen's hangout is a mecca for townies. If you’re an exhibitionist you can sit in the window and be seen by passersby. Read More

In the city with the highest concentration of bookstores on Cape Cod, this tiny shop stands out for its wide selection and long history, which dates... Read More

Located in a red-brick building just outside the city center, this bicycle shop is easily recognizable by a round white sign with the word “bikes... Read More

Set in a former 1844 schoolhouse, the galery focuses on photography-but also exhibits prints and paintings by area artists, as well as modern furniture,... Read More

A beaded mermaid curtain sets the tone at the kitschy Shell Shop, in Provincetown, opened in 1978 to supply beach houses up and down the Cape with shell... Read More

Located on the end of MacMillan Wharf, this small museum showcases artifacts from the only verified pirate shipwreck ever found: the Whydah, an 18th... Read More

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