Those looking who have perfect surfing waves as their holiday priority will no doubt be drawn to this strip of coastline on the Nantucket south shore. Even those who would like to relax and just watch others do battle with the waves will enjoy their time here. It is far from the usual crowded beach resort overloaded with buildings, facilities and people. This is what makes it appealing for those looking for ample ?me? time. It is also the place to be for nature lovers as the waters are home to an assortment of interesting creatures. Charming cottages and lovely holiday homes, some equipped with swimming pools, form the bulk of the accommodation options open to visitors.
The quality of surf offered by the waters off Cisco?s coastline is everything a surfer dreams about; massive waves that buoy riders metres into the air. While the surf may be a little too strong for younger children, teenagers will enjoy the challenge they present. For those who don?t fancy shredding the waves, there is the option of lounging in the soft sand and gazing dreamily at the scenery. Swimming in the water is also a good idea but with the current being a bit strong, it may not advisable to take children to swim. The beauty of Cisco Beach is that it is very clean and uncrowded, making for a pleasant environment.
A visit to Nantucket?s whaling museum is a truly fascinating experience. It details the history of Nantucket?s whaling industry in an interesting way. Most visitors end being torn between spending hours at the museum and going out to enjoy Cisco?s wonderful weather. Most visitors here always have high praise for the staff for how informative and entertaining they are. The Cisco Brewery is a great place to spend an afternoon as visitors will get a chance to taste their excellent beers. In addition to the brewery there is a winery and distillery at the same place so the tasting experience is a complete one.
Visiting the Brant Point Lighthouse is being privy to slice of American history. This structure was built in 1746, making it the USA?s second oldest lighthouse. It has been in use for over two centuries and is Nantucket Harbour?s most poignant landmark.
This place has wonderful cool weather and summer sees highs of no more than 22°C. In winter, extremes of up to -6°C are not uncommon. The area does not receive a lot of rainfall.
Visitors to this part of Massachusetts will land in the Nantucket Memorial Airport. JetBlue Airways and Cape Air are two of the most popular airlines that bring in tourists from other parts of the USA. As with most other airports taxis are available at Nantucket Memorial Airport. Most internationally recognised car rental firms such as Hertz and Avis are also represented here.