South Wellfleet is a section of Wellfleet located closest to Eastham. This area of Wellfleet stretches across Wellfleet from the Ocean to the Bay and is intersected by Route 6. South Wellfleet has its own zip code 02663 and a retail area featuring a post office, general store, bakery, liquor store and French bistro.
Widely revered Marconi Beach in the Cape Cod National Seashore dominates the Ocean side of South Wellfleet and popular waterfront neighborhoods including Lt. Island, Old Wharf, Pleasant Point and Indian Neck are located Bayside in South Wellfleet.
The Mass Audubon Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary is a fascinating stop for families and nature enthusiasts with its live exhibits and explorations of marine life. Other South Wellfleet attractions include the Wellfleet Drive-in Movie Theatre and the Cape Cod Rail Trail which extends from South Wellfleet to Dennis.