The Outer Cape consists of Eastham, Welfleet, Truro and Provincetown Eastham is home of the Nauset Light and the Three Sisters of Nauset Lighthouses- these are great for exploring! The Cape Cod National Seashore is a landmark. Many locals and visitors go to explore the seashore during the season- ... » Learn More about Outer Cape
Communities of Cape Cod
Cape Cod is categorized under Barnstable County, with individual towns and villages. The towns and villages within Cape Cod can be broken down into four areas: Upper Cape, Mid Cape, Lower Cape, and Outer Cape.
The Lower Cape consists of the towns of Harwich, Brewster, Chatham and Orleans. Harwich is a very quaint town. Harwich Port, which is located on the South side of Harwich, is close to the beaches and Wychmere Harbor and has a charming main street. Chatham offers many historic landmarks. As you ... » Learn More about Lower Cape
The Mid Cape consists of the towns of Barnstable, Yarmouth, and Dennis. Barnstable is a town in the county of Barnstable. There are several villages in the town of Barnstable: Cotuit, Marstons Mills, Osterville, Centerville, Hyannis, Hyannis Port, West Barnstable and Barnstable. Each village in ... » Learn More about Mid Cape
The Upper Cape consists of the towns of Bourne, Falmouth, Sandwich and Mashpee. Bourne is the first town. Bourne runs from the mainland to the island, and is connected by both the Bourne Bridge and Sagamore Bridge. A canal runs from Bourne to Sandwich; the canal is a wonderful place to walk and ... » Learn More about Upper Cape