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Boston: Martha's Vineyard Day Trip with Optional Island Tour

Product ID: 225789
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Experience Martha's Vineyard on a scenic day trip from Boston. Take in the island’s astonishing beauty while shopping, relaxing on the beach, or taking advantage of the optional 3-hour guided island tour.
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Duration: 12 hours
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Your hotel in the Greater Boston Area

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  • Learn the exciting history of Martha's Vineyard on a 4-hour island tour (if option selected)
  • Gaze at celebrity homes, gingerbread houses, and the country's oldest carousel
  • Experience Martha's Vineyard with a full narrated 1-day excursion
Full description
Start the tour, with an early morning pick-up at your hotel between 6:45 - 7:30 AM. Take advantage of the complimentary snacks, water, maps, and discount food cards which are included in the vehicle.

Arrive at the Martha's Vineyard Steamship Authority Ferry in Woods Hole, MA. Before boarding, there will be time for a spot of shopping or to enjoy breakfast. The vessel departs at 9:30 AM. Take an enjoyable 45-minute ferry ride to Oak Bluffs or Vineyard Haven, Martha's Vineyard. Food and drinks are available on the ferry, at your own expense. Inside air-conditioned seating, as well as outside sun deck seating, is available. There is plenty of room on this vessel to explore and take many pictures.

Upon arrival at Martha's Vineyard, spend approximately 6 hours exploring the beautiful island. Guests who have chosen to take the 3-hour island tour will be greeted directly at the ferry dock. This tour stops for a 1-hour lunch break in Edgartown (lunch not included).

Everyone will depart Martha's Vineyard at 3:45 PM on the Steamship Authority Ferry. When you arrive back at Woods Hole, your guide will be waiting to take you back to Boston.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from the Greater Boston area
  • Round-trip ferry tickets
  • Island tour (if option chosen)
  • Snacks
  • Water
  • Island map
  • Discount food card
  • Commentary
What’s Not Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Alcohol beverages
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable clothes
Not allowed
  • Oversize luggage
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Guest may be asked to meet at another location other than their hotel; this ensures timely exiting of the city
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Product ID: 225789