Holidaymakers looking for an exciting vacation in the northeast of the United States may like to try East Sandwich in Massachusetts. There are many interesting things for holidaymakers to do and see in this area. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas, apartments and condos.
East Sandwich is situated on the coast and features sandy beaches for holidaymakers to relax on and soak up the sun. As well as taking a refreshing swim in the Atlantic Ocean, visitors can try a wide variety of watersports here such as snorkelling, fishing, water skiing, sailing, and wind surfing. Keen hikers and cyclists will find some lovely trails to explore here and another way to enjoy the views is by horse riding. Golfers won’t have to travel far as there is an excellent 18-hole course at Sandwich Hollows Golf Course in East Sandwich. Restaurants, bars and inns are located in East Sandwich with a good choice of dishes available. Self catering holidaymakers will be able to buy provisions from stores and markets in the town.
Holidaymakers staying in the East Sandwich will find some fascinating places to visit. For example in Sandwich there is the Heritage Museum and Gardens, the Glass Museum and oldest house on Cape Cod - Hoxie House. Another great place to visit just 15 minutes away is the town of Bourne, which features attractions such as the National Marine Life Center, Aptucxet Trading Post Museum and The Cataumet Arts Center. The city of Boston is only an hour and 15 minute’s drive from East Sandwich and features wonderful attractions such as the Children’s Museum, Boston Tea Party Ship & Museum, the John F Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum and Franklin Park Zoo. Tourists will also be able to see some great lighthouses such as Deer Island Light and Long Island Head Light.
The warmest month of the year is July with an average high temperature of 82 degrees Fahrenheit, while the coldest month of the year is January with an average high temperature of 36 degrees Fahrenheit and average low of 22. November is generally the wettest month of the year with an average of 4.2 inches rainfall. Substantial snow can be seen between December and February peaking with 12.8 inches in January.
Logan International Airport (BOS) in Boston is approximately an hour and 10 minute’s drive from East Sandwich. Boston has flights arriving from many international airports such as Amsterdam (AMS), Dublin (DUB), Frankfurt (FRA), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Rome-Fiumicino (FCO), Tokyo-Narita (NRT) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) as well as Los Angeles (LAX), New York (JFK) and many other U.S cities. Passengers can hire a car from various companies located at the airport.