Cape Cod is a popular summer destination for good reason. It has some of the most scenic views on the East coast. From charming lighthouses, to gorgeous sunsets, lovely boardwalks and glorious sandbars – the Cape is as Instagram-worthy as it gets!

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Instagram-Worthy Spots on the Cape

Nauset Light (Eastham)

The iconic red and white Nauset Light is a great spot to take in spectacular views, learn some history and get a great picture or two. You can make it a perfect day by biking the Nauset bike path before or stopping by Coast Guard Beach on the way. The lighthouse offers tours Mid-May through October.

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Cape Cod Canal (Buzzards Bay)

Cape Cod Canal Railroad Bridge is a great spot to catch a gorgeous sunset and get some great Insta shots. This is near a bike path that if followed has other pretty things to see as well including all the surrounding nature.

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Pilgrim Monument (Provincetown)

You can climb to the top of this 252-foot-tower and see what the Pilgrims saw when they first arrived here. How cool is that? This monument has some incredible views. Of course don’t forget to snap a shot or two!

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Scargo Tower (Dennis)

Originally built in 1874 this tower has been rebuilt twice and is considered to be one of the first real tourist attractions on the Cape. The 28-foot tower is at the top of Scargo Hill and has some impressive views.

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The Knob (Falmouth)

The Knob is a hidden gem that offers panoramic water and coastal views and on clear days is arguably one of the most scenic spots on Cape Cod. This is a great spot to catch an amazing sunrise or sunset. There is also lots of great bird watching for the nature enthusiast.

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Heritage Museums & Gardens (Sandwich)

Heritage Museum and Gardens offers botanical blooms throughout the year. The landscaping and natural beauty is unbeatable. You can spend the day wandering around the gardens or even checking out the sculpture park near Shawme Pond.

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Gray’s Beach Boardwalk (Yarmouth Port)

This endearing boardwalk stretches over mazes of salt marshes leading to Cape Cod Bay. You will not find anything more picturesque if low tide matches up with sunrise or sunset.

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Hi, I'm Jen and I love to travel, go to the beach and write about all the places I have visited. I also have a bucket list of places I can't wait to try! I've visited Cape Cod every summer since I was a kid and now enjoy traveling to all great beach destinations! I have worked in the travel industry for all of my career. I love sharing my experiences of different restaurants and places and helping travelers find the best fit for them!

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