Falmouth is in Massachusetts on Cape Cod's southwest corner. It includes the villages of Woods Hole, West Falmouth, North Falmouth, Hatchville, Silver Beach, East Falmouth, Teaticket, and Waquoit. It is the Cape's second most populous town.
Most travelers would fly into Boston's Logan International Airport (BOS), , or Warwick, Rhode Island's T.F. Greene Airport (PVD),  near Providence.
Falmouth is best accessed via Route 25 to the Bourne Bridge. At the traffic circle on the Cape Cod side of the bridge take Route 28 south. Traffic will be heavy at peak travel times during the summer. Falmouth is about a 70 mi (112 km)drive from Boston and will take at least 1.25 hours.
You can also take Route 151 South. By taking this route you will also be able to get to other places on Cape Cod like Mashpee.
Plymouth & Brockton Street Railway, 17 Elm Av., Hyannis, +1 508-771-6191, . Service between most Cape towns.
Peter Pan Bus Lines, Toll free: +1 800-343-9999 or +1 888-751-8800, . Service between Bourne, Falmouth, Barnstable and Hyannis.
Visitor Information Center, 20 Academy Ln.
WHOOSH Trolley, . Local seasonal service around Falmouth.
Woods Hole Science Aquarium, see Woods Hole village listing.
Osborn & Rugh Gallery, Queen's Buyway, 114 Palmer Ave., Falmouth, MA 02540 (Corner of Queen's Buyway near the Village Green), ☎ (508) 548-2100, . see web site. Watch the husband and wife artists at work at their easels on landscapes, still lifes and portraits in this studio that doubles as a gallery. *Shining Sea Bike Way. 13 mile bike trail stretching from North Falmouth to Woods Hole
Gold Coast Parasail, +1 508-495-3330, . Fly single or double up to 800 feet. Dry takeoffs. Also jet ski, banana boat, more.
Corner Cycle, +1 508-540-4195, . Top quality bike rentals 2/10 mile (.32 km) away from the path, friendly and knowledgable staff.
Open Mic Nights, Every Monday during the summer in Woods Hole. Free live local bands in front of Pie in the Sky bakery. Come play or listen and have a good time.
Get the Net Charters, 23 Nobska Rd., Woods Hole, +1 804-347-2353, . Guaranteed stripers.
Blue Fin Charters, 15 Madeline Rd., East Falmouth, +1 508-457-9194, . $495 six hour & $395 four hour trip for Bass & Blues.
Cape Cod Sportfishing Charter Service, 6 Maker Ln., W. Falmouth, +1 508-498-0889, . Fish for: striped bass, bluefish, shark, yellowfin, bluefin tuna, tuna, marlin (seasonal). Leaving from Falmouth and Martha's Vineyard. Full-day/half-day. Inshore/offshore.
Cape Fly Fishing Specialist, East Falmouth, +1 508-540-9997.
The Flying Bridge, 220 Scranton Av. (off Main Street), +1 508-548-2700, . Mid Apr-Mid Oct. Fresh seafood, pastas and steaks, overlooking Falmouth Harbor. If the wait is long, be sure to take a stroll along the boardwalk and look at the boats docked at the marina.
Firefly Woodfire Bar and Grille, 271 Main Street, +1 508-548-7953, email@example.com, . Daily 11:30AM-10PM.
The Golden Swan, 323 Main St., +1 508-540-6580.
Oysters Too, 876 Main St. (Route 28), East Falmouth, +1 508-548-9191, .
Sea Crest Resort & Conference Center, 350 Quaker Rd., North Falmouth, +1 508-540-9400, . Year round.
Quarterdeck Restaurant, 164 Main St., +1 508-548-9900. Year round. Lunch 11:30AM-4:30PM, Dinner 5PM-10PM. Use of salvaged wood and ship parts creates a "below decks" atmosphere. $15-$25.
Molly's Tea Room, 227 Main Street, . Su-Th 11:30AM-7PM, F-Sa. 11:30AM-9PM. Nice quiet atmosphere, great, fresh sandwiches and pastries and fine teas.
Betsy's Diner, 457 Main St Falmouth, (508)540-0060.
Clam Shack, 227 Clinton Ave. Fried seafood, right on Falmouth Harbor
The Boat House at Pier 37, 88 Scranton Avenue Falmouth, MA 02540, ☎ (508) 477-5238. sea food, rawbar, inside and out side bar, right on the marina and harbor in falmouth heights
The Silver Lounge, 412 Massachusetts 28A North Falmouth, MA 02556, ☎ (508) 563-2410. Small restaurant in North Falmouth, great for children because they have seating in a train caboose
Eight Cousins, Main Street Falmouth, Ma. BookStore
Pies a la Mode, 352 Main Street (at Shore Street), (508) 540-8777, . Fabulous pastries made here and, if you have cooking facilities, try the frozen chicken pies.
Mary Ellen's Portuguese Bakery, 829 Main St., +1 508-540-9696.
Peach Tree Circle Bakery, 881 Palmer Av, +1 508-548-4006.
Pie In The Sky Bakery, 10 Water St., Woods Hole.
Grumpy's Pub, 29 Locust Street, +1 508-540-3930. Great live music Th-Su Not a touristy place at all. Nice local crowd.
Coffee Obsession, 110 Palmer Av., +1 508-540-2233. Internet and coffee connection.
Liam Maguire's Irish Pub, 273 Main St., +1 508-548-0285.
McGann's Pub and Restaurant, 734 Route 28, East Falmouth, +1 508-540-6656. Another Irish entry with live music weekends.
LandFall Restaurant and Bar, 9 Luscombe Avenue Woods Hole, MA 02543, ☎ (508) 548-1758. Great night life bar for college students on weekends
The Boat House at Pier 37, 88 Scranton Avenue Falmouth, Ma 02540, ☎ (508) 563 - 2410. Great night life on weekends for college age and middle age. Outside bar, inside bar, live music, and attractive waitresses
Holiday Inn Falmouth, 291 Jones Road, ☎ (508) 540-2000, . Full-service Holiday Inn. Indoor heated pool, fitness room, guest laundry facilities, private meeting and function rooms. Kansas City Steakhouse Restaurant on property.
Inn on the Square, 40 N Main St., +1 508-457-0606, , The hotel features colonial architecture with luxury rooms close to Falmouth Village Green, downtown, the beaches and the shuttle to Martha's Vineyard. Large indoor pool, private courtyard and patio, and complimentary deluxe continental breakfast.
Green Harbor Waterfront Lodging, 134 Acapesket Rd., E. Falmouth, Res: +1 800-548-5556, Lodge: +1 508-548-4747, . Apr-Oct. Waterfront resort featuring heated pools, boat ramp, and many outdoor activities.
The Admiralty Inn, 51 Teaticket Hwy., E. Falmouth, +1 800-341-5700 or Phone: +1 508-548-4240, .
Sea Crest Resort & Conference Center, 350 Quaker Rd., North Falmouth, +1 508-540-9400, . Large oceanfront resort with fine dining.
Falmouth Inn, 824 Main St., +1 508-540-2500 or +1 800-255-4157, .
Inn at One Main, One Main Street, +1 508-540-7469 or Phone: +1 888-281-6246. 6 room B&B. $145-$225.