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Top things to do in Martha's Vineyard

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Ranked #1 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Neighborhoods; Cultural
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Aquinnah Cliffs (Aquinnah)
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Ranked #2 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Historic Sites; Geologic Formations; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors
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South Beach (Edgartown)
Ranked #3 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #4 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
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Ranked #5 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #6 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks
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Ocean Park (Oak Bluffs)
Ranked #7 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Parks; Outdoors
Victorian mansions surround this charming Oak Bluffs park.
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Ranked #8 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks
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Ranked #9 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Libraries; Cultural
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Katama Beach (Edgartown)
Ranked #10 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
Owner description: Jump the waves or ride the great surf on the Atlantic Ocean side of this three-mile barrier beach, or enjoy a more relaxed... more » Owner description: Jump the waves or ride the great surf on the Atlantic Ocean side of this three-mile barrier beach, or enjoy a more relaxed pace on the tranquil Katama Bay side, a protected salt pond with lovely views of the bay. Katama is the largest public beach on the island. « less
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Ranked #11 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Outdoors
Owner description: This 350-acre sanctuary is home to 100 species of birds, including cormorants and ospreys, and other wildlife. Follow one of... more » Owner description: This 350-acre sanctuary is home to 100 species of birds, including cormorants and ospreys, and other wildlife. Follow one of the six well-marked trails for views of all the island's ecosystems: marshland, ponds, woods and grasslands. « less
Ranked #12 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
Owner description: Small waves, low dunes and lots of seashells make this narrow, two-mile stretch of public beach popular with families. The... more » Owner description: Small waves, low dunes and lots of seashells make this narrow, two-mile stretch of public beach popular with families. The beach runs between Oak Bluffs and Edgartown, and is called "Bend-in-the-Road Beach" on the Edgartown side. « less
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Ranked #13 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
Owner description: This calm surf beach, next to Menemsha Harbor, has food and restrooms nearby making it a hot spot for families, especially... more » Owner description: This calm surf beach, next to Menemsha Harbor, has food and restrooms nearby making it a hot spot for families, especially with young children. The beach is thought to have the best sunset on Martha's Vineyard. « less
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Ranked #14 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks
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Circuit Avenue (Oak Bluffs)
Ranked #15 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks

Circuit Ave in Oak Bluffs is a great shopping experience!  Quirky whimsical shops for every taste, and a varied selection of restaurants.  Less pricey than the other towns... more »

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Gay Head (Aquinnah)
Ranked #16 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Beaches; Geologic Formations; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors
Owner description: The 10-minute walk from the parking lot is well worth the trek to this spectacular beach with its magnificent multi-colored... more » Owner description: The 10-minute walk from the parking lot is well worth the trek to this spectacular beach with its magnificent multi-colored cliffs, which are a national landmark. The lack of commercialism means a true escape and relaxation, but you'll need to bring food and supplies. « less
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Ranked #17 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Outdoors
Owner description: Whether you want to body surf in the ocean, splash with the kids in sheltered salt- and freshwater ponds, or explore a rare... more » Owner description: Whether you want to body surf in the ocean, splash with the kids in sheltered salt- and freshwater ponds, or explore a rare grassland habitat, this spectacular reservation will become a favorite escape. « less
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Mytoi (Edgartown)
Ranked #18 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
Owner description: Enter a secluded world of designed Japanese elegance in this garden environment of exotic and native plantings that encircle... more » Owner description: Enter a secluded world of designed Japanese elegance in this garden environment of exotic and native plantings that encircle a serene pond. « less
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Lambert's Cove Beach (West Tisbury)
Ranked #19 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #20 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Libraries; Cultural
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Katama Airfield (Edgartown)
Ranked #21 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Chappaquiddick (Edgartown)
Ranked #22 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Islands; Outdoors
The infamous name marks a small, scenic island perfect for bike-riding.
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Information Booth (Oak Bluffs)
Ranked #23 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Cultural
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The Granary Gallery (West Tisbury)
Ranked #24 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
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Ranked #25 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Libraries; Cultural
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Ranked #26 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Outdoors
A good description of the many natural activities found on the island
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The Vineyard Playhouse (Vineyard Haven)
Ranked #27 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
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Menemsha Hills (Chilmark)
Ranked #28 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Beaches; Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Outdoors
Owner description: Experience the drama of a rocky shoreline and scenic vistas across Vineyard Sound to the Elizabeth Islands from the... more » Owner description: Experience the drama of a rocky shoreline and scenic vistas across Vineyard Sound to the Elizabeth Islands from the second-highest point on the island. « less
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Inkwell Beach (Oak Bluffs)
Ranked #29 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
Owner description: This Oak Bluffs beach and surrounding area of colorful gingerbread Victorian houses have strong links to African-American... more » Owner description: This Oak Bluffs beach and surrounding area of colorful gingerbread Victorian houses have strong links to African-American heritage on Martha's Vineyard, dating back to the Revolutionary War. The beach was the setting for a teenage romance movie called "The Inkwell." « less
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Cottage Museum (Oak Bluffs)
Ranked #30 of 55 attractions in Martha's Vineyard
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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