Falmouth MA is a port town in Massachusetts USA (Barnstable County), with population over 30,000, which ranks it Cape Cod's second-largest (after Barnstable). Steamship Authority ferries offer regularly scheduled service to Martha's Vineyard Island (Oak Bluffs). The boats depart from Woods Hole (Falmouth).
As cruise port, Falmouth MA is included in the summer schedule of the USA's largest river cruise company ACL-American Cruise Lines. Next table shows the ACL's 7-night "The Cape Codder Cruise" itinerary (ship American Constitution) with prices from USD 4800 per person, with double occupancy.
|Day 1||Departing from Boston, Massachusetts|
|Day 2||Gloucester, Massachusetts|
|Day 3||Cape Cod Canal and Plymouth Massachusetts|
|Day 4||Martha's Vineyard Island, Massachusetts|
|Day 5||Falmouth, Massachusetts|
|Day 6||Cape Cod Canal and New Bedford Massachusetts|
|Day 7||Provincetown, Massachusetts|
|Day 8||Arriving in Boston, Massachusetts|
The settlement was founded in 1660 by English colonists, named after Falmouth in Cornwall England, and incorporated in 1686. The town's 19th-century economy was based on whaling, agriculture (cranberries and strawberries), sheep husbandry, dairying, salt works, shipping.
The town encompasses several historic villages - Woods Hole, Falmouth Village Green, East Falmouth, North Falmouth, West Falmouth, Teaticket, Hatchville, Waquoit. In Woods Hole are located several scientific organizations and marine facilities (Oceanographic Institution, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woodwell Climate Research Center, Science Aquarium, museums).
Among the top-visited tourist attractions are the 10 sites listed on the USA's National Register - Elnathan Nye House (1735), Crowell-Bourne Farm (1775), Nobska Point Light (1829-built lighthouse), Lawrence Academy (1834), Josiah Tobey House (1854), Woods Hole School (1870), Falmouth Pumping Station (1898), Teaticket School (1927), Central Fire Station (1929), Poor House and Methodist Cemetery.
Port Falmouth MA cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Falmouth MA, Massachusetts. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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|27 May, 2022|