4 days in Harwich Itinerary

4 days in Harwich Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Harwich journey maker

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Fly to General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport, Drive to West Harwich
West Harwich
— 2 nights
Drive to General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport, Fly to Dallas Fort Worth International Airport


West Harwich

— 2 nights
West Harwich is a village in the town of Harwich, Massachusetts, on Cape Cod, United States. West Harwich is known for nightlife and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: relax in the rural setting at Cape Cod Lavender Farm, enjoy the sand and surf at Bank Street Beach, have some family-friendly fun at Bud's Go Karts, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Red River Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the West Harwich travel route builder app.

Dallas to West Harwich is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Dallas to West Harwich is 1 hour. Traveling from Dallas in June, you will find days in West Harwich are much colder (72°F), and nights are little chillier (57°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in West Harwich

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Harwich travel guide

Fishing Charters & Tours · Beaches · Entertainment Centers
Harwich is a tony New England town on Cape Cod, in Barnstable County in the state of Massachusetts in the United States. At the 2010 census it had a population of 12,243. The town is a popular vacation spot, located near the Cape Cod National Seashore. Harwich's beaches are on the Nantucket Sound side of Cape Cod. Harwich has three active harbors. Saquatucket, Wychmere and Allen Harbors are all in Harwich Port. The town of Harwich includes the villages of Pleasant Lake, West Harwich, East Harwich, Harwich Port, Harwich Center, North Harwich and South Harwich. Harwich is also home to the exclusive Wequassett Resort and Golf Club.HistoryHarwich was first settled by Europeans in 1670 as part of Yarmouth. The town was officially incorporated in 1694, and originally included the lands of the current town of Brewster. Early industry involved fishing and farming. The town is considered by some to be the birthplace of the cranberry industry, with the first commercial operation opened in 1846. There are still many bogs in the town, although the economy is now more centered on tourism and as a residential community. The town is also the site of the start/finish line of the "Sail Around the Cape", which rounds the Cape counter-clockwise, returning via the Cape Cod Canal.