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Walk the Breakwall to Long Point

Walking on the breakwall to reach the tip takes about 45 minutes. It's not always easy going... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Tom K
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Wellfleet, Massachusetts
Beautiful, away from crowds, pristine beach

We took the Long Point Shuttle from the wharf about 50 yards from the fast ferry. $10 one way or... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Katie B
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Provincetown, MA
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Walking on the breakwall to reach the tip takes about 45 minutes. It's not always easy going 'cause it's an uneven breakwall. But it's worth it for stunning views, less crowded beaches, swimming, fishing, or hanging. Pack a picnic and spend the day and walk...More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 4 days ago

We took the Long Point Shuttle from the wharf about 50 yards from the fast ferry. $10 one way or $15 round trip. The shuttle also has chairs/umbrellas for $5/each to rent. Super convenient - way better than hauling them from Boston and cheaper than...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Not as many people spend the day out here, but it is a great place to get away! There is a stone jetty you can walk along (about 45 min.) from the PTown Inn... Then you walk along the beach to the light house. Many...More

Thank Kat K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We should have planned more to have had a relaxing stay on the beach. We went to see the lighthouse and it did not disappoint. I just wish I had better shoes!! Water shoes would have helped a ton. And we saw seals everywhere! Groups...More

Thank axj23
Reviewed 1 week ago

we took the ferry to get there. for 15$ you get a round trip plus 5$ for the lounge chair with umbrella if it is not windy. so make sure to pack up sunscreen, hat, and swim suit....it was just a marvelous day in the...More

Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the shuttle over to the lighthouse and spent a relaxing day on the beach. We brought a cooler with us and enjoyed a nice day at a spot that was not crowded like some of the other beach areas. A bonus was the...More

Thank suzieQ802
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the 10 minute ferry over to long point, very nice place to catch some rays! you can rent beach chairs and umbrellas on the small ferry.

Thank MEB155004
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a kayaking tour out to Long Point. Very few people on the beach. Heard that it's a long walk, but also saw ferries dropping people off. Very picturesque spot. Crystal clear water, although it was still pretty chilly at the end of July. One...More

Thank Jessica G
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Not a lot of tourists even know about this place. Went to Long Point twice. The fist time, we took a quick ferry ride with FLYERS which was lots of fun. We explored the historic lighthouse and monument to the soldier, watched the seals playing...More

2  Thank rooster0608
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Long Point Lighthouse is barely view-able from land or you can walk to it over a strenuous 2.7 mile one-way walk. Get the US Lights app for directions and history.

2  Thank rabh2o_S4
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Paul S
24 August 2015|
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Response from Dean_Amy-2004 | Reviewed this property |
It is a long distance to Long Point from Provincetown Harbor; I may have been there during high tide, but it didn't look walkable to me out to the island. I took the shuttle for $15 round trip.
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Becca K
28 July 2015|
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Response from Septimus2 | Reviewed this property |
If you stand on a bayside beach (anywhere right off commercial and look out across the water to the lighthouse about a mile to mile and a half away, that's Long Point. You get there by kayak, small ferry boat (ferries leave... More
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