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Long Point

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Beautiful, quiet and remote.

Not a lot of tourists even know about this place. Went to Long Point twice. The fist time, we took... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
rooster0608
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New England
Mass Lighthouse Tour - Long Point

Long Point Lighthouse is barely view-able from land or you can walk to it over a strenuous 2.7 mile... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
rabh2o_S4
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Newnan, Georgia
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Provincetown, MA
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

1  Thank rooster0608
Reviewed 30 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.

1  Thank rabh2o_S4
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Well it is quite the hike to get out to the beach but oh so worth it!!! The day we went we had about 5+ whales right offshore that kept coming back to us watching them. What an experience!!

Thank catebearkm
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This was me and my dog just wanting to get to the end of that point which was a long way away. We decided to take the short way back on the breakwater which is not easy for an older, not too big dog. But...More

Thank NancyW856
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Loved it. Rent a row boat with a motor at lands end and take it out yourself. You'll probably see seals along the way and you can view the larger boats that are parked up close.

Thank Jerry D
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Get there by Flyers Boat Yard Shuttle Off P Town swim or boat always fun have the beach to yourself and have fun

1  Thank fstop10
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Beautiful dune trip at sunset. I have forgotten the name of the providers (there is only one licensed for Provincetown) but it would be well worth finding the providers and taking this tour. See the beautiful, natural part of Provincetown.

Thank ptanastas
Reviewed 16 November 2016

As if hiking the breakwater isn't enough (1.2 miles), you've got easily another mile and a half to Long Point Lighthouse. I wasn't expecting it to be open, but hope does spring eternal, does it not? Consider yourself warned: the walk on the sand will...More

4  Thank Brianimated
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We have walked the breakwater (actually it is considered a dyke because it encloses a tidal pool) a few times, but only walked to the tip of Long Point once. It is about 3 miles each way from the street to the tip so be...More

4  Thank Merpeople
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Long Point and Wood End Lighthouses are accessible via Provincetown's Breakwater Rock Passage, which is a sometimes treacherous path over huge, uneven boulders. The path is over a mile long, and it took us about an hour to reach land. The rocks are solidly in...More

Thank PaulaCCC
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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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