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From Boston: Martha's Vineyard with Optional Island Tour

Product ID: 143184
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Discover the island of Martha's Vineyard on this Boston day trip. From the gingerbread cottages in Oak Bluffs to the quaint shops of Edgartown and to the breathtaking Gay Head Cliffs this wonderful island is sure to be a highlight of your Boston visit.
About this activity
Duration 12 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pick-up included

Hotel pick-up at approved Boston hotels only
Cancellation policy
Cancel up to 3 days in advance for a full refund

Select participants and date:



  • Enjoy a comfortable, more personalized day trip to Martha's Vineyard
  • Relax on the 1.5-hour ride to Cape Cod
  • See the beautiful ocean waters off Cape Cod during your 35 minute ferry ride
  • Spend approximately 6-hours exploring the 100 square miles of Martha's Vineyard
Full description
Be picked up from your downtown Boston hotel in a 14 or 25 person mini-coach and begin the 1.5-hour journey to to the ferry in Falmouth, Cape Cod. Along the way enjoy some complimentary snacks and bottled water or read over the island guide book you will get to help you plan out your 6 hours at Martha's Vineyard.  Avoid the lines at the ferry ticket window, pick your seat and relax on the 35 minute ferry ride.

If you choose to purchase the upgrade ticket, when you arrive at Martha's Vineyard you will enjoy a 3-hour tour and learn about the island while visiting most of it. If a tour is not for you, than choose the option without the 3-hour narrated tour and perhaps rent a bike or jeep, or use public transportation to see the island. Whatever you choose, you will also have a discount card that is valid at some island restaurants and local attractions.
Be sure to visit the amazing gingerbread cottages in the town of Oak Bluffs. The town of Edgartown is known for it's whaling captain's homes and quaint downtown shops. The breathtaking Gay Head Cliffs and lighthouse in the town of Aquinnah are a must see while visiting Martha's Vineyard. For all you 'Jaws' fans this is the island where it all began. 

These are just a few of the many sights you will enjoy on a day trip to Martha's Vineyard.

  • Hotel pickup from approved downtown Boston hotels
  • Round trip mini-coach transportation from Boston to the ferry to Martha's Vineyard.
  • Round trip ferry to Martha's Voneyard
  • Snacks and bottled water on the mini-coach
  • Martha's Vineyard Island guide book
  • Approximately 6-hours at Martha's Vineyard
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Optional 3 hour narrated tour (unless upgrade is chosen)

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Smoking
  • Alcohol and drugs
Know before you go
Please dress comfortably and according to the season.

Hotel pick-up is available from approved downtown Boston hotels.
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Product ID: 143184