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Boston To Martha's Vineyard Day Trip

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    Stop At: New England Excursions, 177 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115-3134

    Your day will begin by being picked up at greater Boston area hotel between 6:45am and 7:30am depending on stop quantity and location.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Pass By: Plimoth Plantation parking, 137 Warren Ave, Plymouth, MA 02360, USA

    Enjoy live commentary by your guide on the 1.5 hour ride to Woods Hole, MA to include historical insight about the Plimoth Plantation.

    Pass By: Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543

    Learn of the WHOI and what makes this facility so special to New England.

    Stop At: Nobska Point Lighthouse, Nobska Road, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA

    Enjoy a quick stop and pictures at one of the oldest lighthouses on Cape Cod

    Duration: 3 minutes

    Stop At: The Steamship Authority - Martha's Vineyard, 1 Railroad Ave, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1021

    Your vessel with embark on a smooth and enjoyable 45 minute ride across the Vineyard Sound to either Vineyard Haven or Oak Bluffs depending on time of year or weather conditions. Departure time is 9:30am.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Vineyard Haven Marina, 52 Beach St, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02568-5478

    Guest who chose to do a 3 hour island tour will be greater directly from the ferry terminal

    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Gay Head Lighthouse, 15 Aquinnah Cir, Aquinnah, MA 02535, USA

    The Gayhead Lighthouse is one of your stops on this majestic island tour

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Pass By: Edgartown Lighthouse, 121 N Water St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8016

    Visit the famous Edgartown Lighthouse on a tour from Martha's Vineyard Excursions

    Pass By: Chappaquiddick, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA

    Learn history of Chappaquiddick island made famous by Ted Kennedy

    Pass By: Oak Bluffs Town Beach, Seaview Ave, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA

    See where Jaws was filmed in the lovely town of OB

    Pass By: Martha's Vineyard Camp meeting Association (MVCMA), 80 Trinity Park, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557

    Enjoy the gingerbread cottages of Oak Bluffs on a tour or by foot

    Stop At: The Black Dog, West Tisbury, Martha's Vineyard, MA

    Enjoy lunch and shopping at the world famous Black Dog Tavern

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: The Steamship Authority - Martha's Vineyard, 1 Railroad Ave, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1021

    All guest must be on the 3:45pm vessel leaving either Vineyard Haven or Oak Bluffs headed back to Woods Hole. Your driver will direct you to which town the ferry departs from.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Boston Common, 139 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02111-1318

    At 4:30pm you will be picked up from Woods Hole and brought back to your local Boston hotel.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Matt was an awesome tour guide. He picked us up at our hotel. He had a lot of history knowledge and talked to us most of the way to the ferry dock in Woods Hole so the trip didn’t seem as long. I would highly...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Beverly L
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The two tour guides were great but the van was filled and we had to sit in the back seat on top of a wheel well. It was uncomfortable and had little air flow in the back seat. The tour would’ve been fine if they...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    2  Thank Jennifer E
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had a great trip to Martha's Vineyard from Boston. Matt's communication was excellent, from contacting us the day before to verify all logistics, to his informative and fascinating trivia during the ride to Martha's Vineyard, and also his excellent interaction on the way back...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank gilln8ter
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    It was a perfect day! Convenient pick up at our hotel and transportation to Falmouth. Wonderful bakery, Pie in the Sky, right up the hill for a morning coffee & croissant. Smooth 45 minute ride to Martha’s Vineyard where we were promptly met by Harry,...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank vickipeterson
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Matt is the owner and also was our driver. He was prompt both picking us up from the hotel and returning us after the ferry drop off. The Saturday traffic made the trip to Martha’s Vineyard longer than expected, but Matt filled the time with...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank staceyfeeney
    MatthewH4987, Owner at New England Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Stacey, WOW!! Thanks so much for the great 5-star review. I take pride in providing the best possible service to my guest. With many years of experience on MV and in Boston, there's no doubt you selected the right company to take you on...More

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    Addie M
    August 1, 2019|
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    Response from staceyfeeney | Reviewed this property |
    Yes meeting at the ferry is totally possible. Not sure if they can pick up from hotel, but probably. Call Matt to confirm.
    July 10, 2019|
    Response from MatthewH4987 | Property representative |
    Yes you will
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