The charm of a visit to Cape Cod often lies with it’s quaint, beach town feel. Somehow, this beautiful area has struck an incredible balance between pristine modern experiences and opportunities to explore and appreciate the traditional wonders of the natural world. Perhaps no place exemplifies this balance quite like the cranberry farm that’s nestled into Harwich. Visitors to Cape Cod who are looking for a tour that provides insight into organic cranberry farming will want to reserve a spot on one of the Cranberry Bog Tours.
An Insightful and Local Look
At 1601 Factory Road, Andrea and Leo Cakounes are happy to welcome visitors to their Cape Cod cranberry bog. This destination proudly wears the title of Cape Cod’s largest organic cranberry bog and seasonally offered tours of the grounds are a great way for visitors to see just how the Cakounes family makes it happen year after year. The cost to tour is $15 per person and tour start times vary throughout the season.
Cranberry Bog Tours Specifics
A cranberry bog tour last 1.5-hours and is designed as a family-fun activity with the understanding that the emphasis of the tour remains on production techniques. Guests will have a chance to see just what it takes to grow, harvest and process cranberries from start to finish. Tours are led by Leo and Andrea, making this an extremely insightful experience and one that provides plenty of opportunities for questions. Guests at these Hyannis tours will see several small animals on their tour which can be a fun moment when touring with little ones. Tours are generally followed up with a trip to the Farm Stand and gift shop. Feel free to pick up a pack of farm fresh eggs as well as a variety of cranberry-based products. Dried cranberries, sauces, honey, and soaps are readily available for purchase. Hoping to cook up some delicious cranberry dish of your own once your home? Cranberry cookbooks are always well stocked at the Farm Stand. Scenic and informative, booking a cranberry bog tour is well worth the time when you’re visiting Cape Cod.
A Fresh Take on Cape Cod
A cranberry bog tour is bound to leave you refreshed and informed. Once you’re done, make sure you’re returning to a Cape Cod vacation rental that keeps the good vibes going! The team at New England Vacation Rentals is here to help you book a property that provides the space, comfort and stylish furnishing you need to enjoy an incredible stay. Contact us today for more information about these Hyannis tours and our amazing vacation rentals!