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Beautiful

The MOST beautiful place to watch the sunset! Especially in winter months! The walk over was long... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
Lee M
via mobile
Favorite beach

Perfect beach to get away from the summer crowd, very quiet and peaceful. Beautiful scenery, it... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
jeffwells0891
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Boston, Massachusetts
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“light house” (11 reviews)
“high tide” (8 reviews)
“ptown inn” (3 reviews)
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Provincetown, MA
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

The MOST beautiful place to watch the sunset! Especially in winter months! The walk over was long but it was well worth it!

Thank Lee M
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Perfect beach to get away from the summer crowd, very quiet and peaceful. Beautiful scenery, it feel like you are in the middle of the ocean!

Thank jeffwells0891
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Went here for the first time in January during winter. We got there at sunset and didn't have enough time to walk across to the light house. It has a long jetty to walk across to get to it. It was cold and windy but...More

Thank elizabeth12285
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

You can take the water taxi, a cool way to travel. Or you can walk across the boulder causeway: this is a challenging walk because the boulders do not make for an easy traversal. Or you can walk ALL the way around on the sandy...More

Thank grommit
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Small and just large enough to enjoy walking to the top and out on the walk out. Convenient to walk to with great scenery.

Thank AlexJackSquirt
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

From Wood End Light, my husband and I walked to Long Point. We trekked between these points during low tide, so the sand was very hard-packed and easy to walk across. Once at Long Point Light, we stopped to take it all in: the blue...More

2  Thank Ashton S
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

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

1  Thank Tom K
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

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

1  Thank Katie B
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

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
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 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
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Matthew_Jernigan
28 August 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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Paul S
23 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
27 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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