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Race Point Beach, Provincetown
(4.7/5 based on 1,000+ reviews on the web)
Find crystal clear waters, sweeping sand dunes, and pure white sand off the beaten track at Race Point Beach. The beach gets northern sun all day long, so it's popular with sunbathers. The shoreline drops off quickly so it may not be ideal for casual swimmers, but upside of this is that you may see sailboats or whales close to shore. The beach is prone to big surf, making it a favorite for surfers. Be aware, this area is known for strong riptides and undertow--only strong swimmers should attempt time in the water here. Work out when and for how long to visit Race Point Beach and other Provincetown attractions using our handy Provincetown travel itinerary maker.
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  • Sea air and ballads in a superb protected dunes. We saw seals but with luck you can see whales.
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  • Do not miss the opportunity if you are in the 100 mile vicinity. A clear day and good temperature are prerequisites. Plan accordingly. Pristine beaches and view of ocean is a treat for the eyes. 
  • It's what worth the price to visit the pilgrims monument. The walk up is not bad at all. They have steps and ramps leading up. The views are outstanding! And it enclosed at the top. You learn a lot at...  more »