- Our list of the best things to do in Hyannis, Massachusetts, features the top 350 nearby activities — including 173 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Hyannis, MA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, and Water Activities.
- The results below include the top 29 things to do within the city of Hyannis, MA , followed by 320 popular activities in nearby cities, including Edgartown, Oak Bluffs, Barnstable, Brewster, Chatham, Dennis, Sandwich, Eastham, Orleans, Wellfleet, Vineyard Haven, Harwich, Mashpee, South Yarmouth, Woods Hole, Harwich Port, Wareham, West Yarmouth, Dennis Port, Plymouth and West Tisbury
Captain John Boats is a local company which specializes in whale sightseeing tours of Cape Cod where visitors can catch glimpses of a variety of whales including Minke and Humpbacks as well as dolphins. They also offer deep sea fishing trips and private charters.
Established in 1824, Pilgrim Hall Museum is America's oldest functioning public museum which features a collection of authentic Pilgrim artifacts such as paintings, portraits, weapons, furniture and much more.
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10 Town Wharf, Plymouth, MA 02362 MoreLess Info
Visitors can spot Humpback whales on Captain John Whale Watching & Fishing Tours. The tour goes through a variety of sight-seeing destinations on the ocean, including a mini-lighthouse. They also have a deep sea fishing tour.
Visitors can step aboard a 45' boat from Lobster Tales Pirate Cruises to go on a sightseeing cruise to visit destinations like the Mayflower Ship and Plymouth Rock. During the cruise, the staff members catch lobsters and explain their biology.
Highland Light, earlier known as Cape Cod Light, is the oldest as well as the tallest lighthouse located on the Cape Cod National Seashore. The nearby structures of the keeper's house as well as the generator shed also date back to 19th century.
The lifeguard-protected Head of the Meadow Beach is best known for its reputation as an ocean graveyard. There have been over 1,000 shipwrecks off the coast of the beach, which is considered a historic site because of this reason.
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Allerton Street, Plymouth, MA 02360 MoreLess Info
National Monument to the Forefathers, formerly called the Pilgrim Monument, is the third tallest statue in the country and supposedly, the world's largest solid granite structure. It was built in 1889 in memory of the first settlers here who were called Pilgrims or Forefathers.