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Highland Light

27 Highland Light Rd, Truro, MA 02652
+1 508-487-1121
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Full-Day Provincetown Land and Sea Scenic Tour
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This lighthouse was the first light sailors glimpsed when reaching this side of the Atlantic Ocean.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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27 Highland Light Rd, Truro, MA 02652
+1 508-487-1121
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Reviewed 19 February 2017

The Highland Light was a quick stop on our trip home from P-Town. It had beautiful views of the ocean and wildlife. If your looking for a nice place to stop and stretch your legs this is it.

Thank Shawn D
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We were taking a day to drive to the tip of Cape Cod back in June and picked out a few lighthouses to visit. This was one of them. We were able to go up to the top of the lighthouse!!! I believe this is...More

2  Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

The Highland Light is located a short drive off the main road, has public restrooms and a nice little gift shop. Plus it's a great place for a family photo.

Thank Bowmanator22
Reviewed 4 January 2017

There's not too much to see here, but the lighthouse is beautiful and there's a short walk to get to it. Also a nice view overlooking the ocean. Nice little side trip that only takes about ten minutes.

Thank AbrahamLincolnCPA
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

It was located less than one mile off the 6 highway so it was a quick sight seeing stop on our way to Provincetown. Unfortunately, everything was closed during low season (and on January 1st). But it was a nice short walk to the light...More

1  Thank Voyage_familial
Reviewed 2 December 2016

I was in the new England area photographing various lighthouses. Highland Light just happened to be one f them.

Thank 742dave52
Reviewed 18 October 2016

One of our favorites lighthouses and great place to visit when in Truro. About 1/2 mile walk from parking lot out to viewing area. nice little museum. Lighthouse is quaint and then views from area are unique albeit a small area. If you like lighthouses...More

Thank J0hnPM10
Reviewed 18 October 2016

After passing the sign for years we decided to see the sight, and we were glad we did. This is classic Cape Cod. It's beautiful and has great views. And with the surrounding golf course it looks like a classic scene from a movie. We...More

Thank laguna5243
Reviewed 13 October 2016

While on vacation, I wanted to play golf. We went to visit the Highland Light the day before to find a terrific 9/18 hole golf course connected to the venue. I made a tee time and played the next day. I am happy I did....More

Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Nothing social unless you're a golfer too as it's on a 'Links' course. Worth a brief visit especially if you're a compeletionist. The visitors' centre is shut to June'17!!

Thank MatthewASharp
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