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From Boston: Nantucket Small Group Day Trip

Product ID: 240202
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Spend the day exploring Nantucket Island, the former whaling capital of the world and now a worldwide summer destination. Discover the charming appeal of this quaint town with no traffic lights, no fast-food restaurants, and no highways.
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Duration 12 hours
Starting time 6:15 AM
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Pickup included

Please call the number on your voucher at least 48 hours prior to your trip date to arrange and confirm your pickup time and location. Be ready to depart at the prearranged location 10 minutes prior to the designated pickup time.

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  • Discover the magical island of Nantucket
  • Enjoy a fully-narrated air conditioned minibus ride to Cape Cod
  • Sit back and relax on the 1 hour ferry ride to Nantucket
Full description
Spend your day on the “Best Island in the World”, according to National Geographic. Located 30 miles off Cape Cod’s Southern Coast, the 'Grey Lady' as Nantucket is sometimes known, is sure to delight. With no traffic lights, no fast-food restaurants, and no highways, Nantucket’s charm is evident upon arrival. The entire island has recently has been designated a National Historic Landmark.

The day begins with an early morning pick-up from your approved downtown Boston hotel. Climb aboard a minibus and take the 1.5-hour journey to the town of Hyannis on Cape Cod, with complimentary light snacks and bottled water on board.

When you arrive, board the Hy-Line Fast Ferry for an amazing 1-hour ferry ride to Nantucket. Once on Nantucket, enjoy 5.5 hours to tour, explore, or spend your day anyway that you wish. You can take a stroll down Main St. or stop by the Whaling Museum to learn about what was once the Whaling Capital of the World. There is so much to see and do on this day trip from Boston to Nantucket including bus tours, bike rentals or just shopping and enjoying some of the freshest seafood you will ever taste. However you choose to spend your day, you are sure to create memories for a lifetime.

At the end of your time on the island, relax and enjoy the fast ferry back to Hyannis and return minibus transfer to Boston.
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off at approved locations in downtown Boston
  • Snacks and bottled water on board the minibus
  • Maps and island information
  • Round-trip fast ferry tickets
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Food and beverages (available for purchase on board the ferry)
  • Lunch

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Alcohol and drugs
Know before you go
• Please dress comfortably and according to the season
• Hotel pickup is available from approved downtown Boston hotels
• At the end of the day, you will be dropped off at your original Boston pickup location

From US$ 159 per person

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New England Trips

Product ID: 240202