Take a Cape Cod Potato Chip Factory Tour

Cape Cod Potato Chip Factory Tour
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What could be more fun than enjoying a Cape Cod Potato Chip factory tour? Believe or not, you can take a tour of the Cape Cod Potato Chip factory located in Hyannis, Massachusetts. Known around the country for some of the finest potato chips, you can experience how the potatoes go from the farm to the factory to your kitchen table. Don’t miss your chance to take a Cape Cod Potato Chip factory tour!

One of the top tourist destinations in the area, the Cape Cod Potato Chip factory tour attracts over 250,000 visitors per year! Open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., self-guided tours are free. The factory is closed for tours on holidays and weekends.

The friendly staff will help you as you walk through the viewing area to see how the potato chips are made. Look at how they go through the conveyor belts and through the process to become one of the tastiest potato chips in the country.

At the end of the tour, you and the family can get a free small bag of potato chips at the gift shop where you can also buy other bags of chips and merchandise. This is a great family-friendly activity especially for the little ones who enjoy seeing how things are made. Plus it makes for a great stop if it’s raining outside or you need a break from driving.

Cape Cod Potato Chips was founded in 1980 as a snack-food company that would provide higher quality snacks. Cape Cod Potato Chips are cooked in kettles and are fried in a shallow vat of oil to produce a crispier chip. Among the popular brands of Cape Cod Potato Chips include classic, sea salt & vinegar, sweet and spicy jalapeño, sour cream and green onion among many others.

Make a stop in Hyannis to enjoy the Cape Cod Potato Chip factory tour for your opportunity to see how chips are made and enjoy a free sample. Then, pick up a bag of delicious kettle chips for you and the family. This is one stop you won’t want to miss while vacationing in Cape Cod. The company has been an institution in the area for nearly 35 years and provides the highest quality of potato chips.

When you do come to enjoy the Cape Cod Potato Chip factory tour, we hope stay with us at Chatham Gables Inn. Our historic B&B is perfect for travelers who are looking to relax and enjoy the luxuries of home while away from home here in Cape Cod. Each of our rooms is decorated in a crisp Cape Cod style and our comfortable beds are topped with comfy sheets. Each morning enjoy a delicious breakfast and then be on your way to enjoy the sights of Cape Cod. Contact us today and book a room for your next stay in Cape Cod. You can enjoy your stay with us before heading out to the Cape Cod Potato Chip factory.

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