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Reviewed November 11, 2018

As a photographer, I was in Heaven! This is an absolutely gorgeous place on the Cape. You will see many seals and watching them is a real treat! The ocean breeze, the setting sun, this is the ultimate in savoring Cape Cod. A must-do when...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

The tip at the end of the Cape is a wonderful spot to enjoy. You always see the lighthouse at night and then visiting during the day is a treat. So many views to enjoy and now the seals can be seen in the water...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Hooked_on_travel77
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

After the hustle and bustle of Commercial Street, the $15 RT boat shuttle to Long Point was a welcome, peaceful distraction. The very tip of Massachusetts is lined with numerous rocks so wear the right shoes! We enjoyed seeing seals pop their heads up ten...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank DonnaD741
Reviewed August 7, 2018

What a beautiful and desolate place to visit. Just a short boat ride to the first settlement of P'town. As you walk down Commercial Street there are houses with a tile on the front of the house with a depiction that this was one of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 7034lithopolis
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Long Point has so many trees that if you dont want to be exposed to the sun, this is a perfect place! It is not that far if you are coming from Toronto area. The place is relaxing and not too much crowded! If you...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank puringay
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

If you are up for a walk, this is just about right. The walkway is well fortified and given the changeable weather on any particular day, it may be just right.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Drbrooks4337
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Just take the shuttle. Yes a walk on the rocks sounds fun until you get smashed in the face by a wave and find your feet hurting as you walk back. The walk is like 1.5 hours. Just do the shuttle. Very relaxing. Seals come...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Andrew G
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Several miles to walk around point, over causeway or take the Long Point shuttle to cut off lots of time. $10-$15- watch the tides if you take the causeway, high tide washes over in two locations and you could be in trouble. Great walk if...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Linda P
Reviewed June 24, 2018

I knew to plan a hike at low tide but I did not anticipate construction at the west end of Bradfort St., and no parking to be found. It is a lovely spot and would have been quite an excursion but we could find nowhere...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Nancy V
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

Well, we walked through the breakwater with our 7 yr old which was quite a walk (more than 1 hour) to the light house. You can get a wrecked ship on the way for some good clicks. Half of the walk is on rocks &...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Sarsita2209
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August 28, 2017|
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Response from Tom K | Reviewed this property |
It's not the fast ferry that folks think of (that runs to Boston) but instead a private vessel. Cost is $15 pp round trip, departure place is MacMillan Wharf, and it leaves hourly from 10-5. Daily beach gear (coolers... More
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August 23, 2015|
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Response from Septimus2 | Reviewed this property |
The walk from Long Point to the breakwater is possible, provided you keep in mind the following: Walk on the bay side back towards the breakwater; it's a shorter walk than around on the Atlantic side. Once you get off the... More
July 27, 2015|
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