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Hyannis is a village with a large natural harbor, located within the city of Barnstable, Massachusetts. Known as the transportation and business center of Cape Cod, Hyannis is the gateway – via ferry boats and small planes – to the tourism and vacation home meccas of Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket Island. The producers of Cape Cod Potato Chips are located in Hyannis, and famous pop music band manager Johnny Wright was born here!

If you're in need of a car rental for Hyannis, or anywhere in Cape Cod, you can count on VroomVroomVroom to provide you with cheap car rental comparison and a fantastic level of customer service! Hyannis has Avis, Enterprise, Hertz, Thrifty, and two locations for Budget. Avis and Budget have locations at the Hyannis Steamship Terminal, which is the boarding dock for the 2.5-hour car ferry to and from Nantucket. Thrifty is located at the Hy-Line Cruises Terminal. Hy-Line offers year-round catamaran rides (passengers only) to Nantucket, and also a seasonal catamaran transport to Martha's Vineyard!

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Barnstable Municipal Airport is the local airport in Hyannis, and you might be landing there if you have flown in from (or are about to fly to) Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Provincetown, Boston, or New York City. Avis, Budget, Enterprise and Hertz have rental cars at this airport's terminal.

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Hyannis, Massachusetts is located on the peninsula of Cape Cod and has continual air and ferry service to the adjacent islands of Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard.  Discover the history and surroundings that attracted many prominent business people and dignitaries to the area.  By the way, driving around in your own car is one of the easiest ways to get around in Hyannis so if you need to rent a car, search car rental companies in the form above.
In Hyannis are several commercial districts, historic sites and shopping areas. If we add the beautiful landscapes in Hyannis, then it is perfect for spending your holiday here.

Top Attractions within Hyannis

The JFK Hyannis Museum is located in Hyannis, in the old Town Hall on Main Street. The museum is dedicated to President Kennedy, reminding of the Lewis Bay Waterfront.

Martha's Vineyard is an island situated near Hyannis, United States. It is the 58th largest island in the United States and is a popular summer colony. It has many beautiful beaches, wonderful landscape, boating and fishing facilities and is also the venue where many events take place such as Martha's Vineyard Film Festival, Grand Illumination and the Flying Horses Carousel. There are also theatres, shops, parks, so your vacation will be complete only if you will visit this wonderful attraction in Hyannis. It is one of the most visited places, so do not forget about it. Here, all tourists will have many things to admire and to do, so getting bored is impossible.

Hyannis Port is a residential village in Hyannis, very peaceful, with friendly people and nice views. It is perfect for long walks and taking photos. If you have kids, they will find enough space to play here.

Kalmus Beach is located in Hyannis and provides tranquillity, watersports facilities, the most popular being windsurfing. The beach is one of the most visited and appreciated attractions here, being a nice place for the entire family to relax and enjoy.Those who want something different, have the chance to take up watersports lessons, so their experience will be very thrilling.

Cape Cod Melody Tent represents one of the oldest tent theatres in the United States. On its stages have been many comedians and national artists, the sound and the decorations are wonderful, so it will be an entertaining experience.

5 Things To Do While You Are In Hyannis  

1. Visit Martha's Vineyard, and ride the Flying Horses: the oldest operating carousel in the country, courtesy of Coney Island.  Also enjoy miles of beaches and a total of five lighthouses in the Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard vicinity.

2. The John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum is exactly that: a museum honoring John F. Kennedy and his love for Cape Cod.  Photograph and video galleries focus on the reminiscences of the 35th President of the United States in Hyannis as well as moments prior to the acceptance of his nomination for the presidency and beyond.

3. Whale Watcher Cruises leave Barnstable Harbor daily from May through October.  You will have an opportunity to witness whales in their own habitat, while tour guides provide insight into the world of whales and the history of the area.

4. Cpae Cod Maritime Museum. Become acquainted with the maritime history of Hyannis and surrounding areas at the Cape Cod Maritime Museum.  Among other features, museum exhibits examine ocean science technologies, shipwreck exploration, and marine environment protection.

5. Fishing!  Enjoy salt-water fishing for bluefish, cod, and striped bass, as daily fishing trips are available via charter boat from Hyannis Harbor, Martha's Vineyard, and Nantucket.

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