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Address: State Rd., Aquinnah, Martha's Vineyard, MA
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The weather was great and the views were awesome! If you have the time definitely go over to the lighthouse! Even nicer views from there too!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Dennis Port, Massachusetts
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Dennis Port, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The weather was great and the views were awesome! If you have the time definitely go over to the lighthouse! Even nicer views from there too!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Was a picturesque drive from Edgartown to Aquinnah. Aquinnah was once known as Gay Head. The view of the surrounding area was well worth the trip. The cliffs are colorful especially on a sunny day. There is also a lighthouse. Some shopping is available. Food can also be had.

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Mesquite, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am one who enjoy picture taking, especially those with beautiful scenes. The tour guide was patient; he pointed out the highlights of the tour as well as provided ample time for you to get off the bus, take pictures and make purchases if you like. My favorite picture that I took was the mult-colored clay cliffs and the lighthouse... More 

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Yarmouthport
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I feel like these cliffs are disappearing so fast. I feel that even 20 years ago there was more cliff and redder clay. Still breath-takingly beautiful. A beautiful stroll underneath on a sunny fall day. Beware naked sunbathers on beach.

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Colfax
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth the trip to see - take public bus - easy to get to - walk down and around - visit lighthouse too!

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Stamford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Watch the Monarch butterflies fly south from this point. See the ocean and the beach below. The cliffs are beautiful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic scenery, a really great experience. I recommend everyone that visit MV to go there. Romantic place to explore.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the public bus system to see these cliffs. They are made of five different colors of clay. The local native Americans were the only ones allowed for years to take this clay. In the 1950's, they made and sold pots, which now are quite collectible. Nowadays, the cliffs are too unstable for that activity. Even the viewing area... More 

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West Yarmouth, MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a breathtaking spot. It's magnificent! Don't miss this blessed spot on the island. I imagine this is what heaven looks like!

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Arlington, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The cliffs are impressive and the legend is worth learning...if you are looking for a more secluded beach with good surfing, this is your spot. There are a couple small trinket shops and a decent diner with a stunning ocean and cliff view that makes a nice stop after driving around the island. There aren't a lot of extras here,... More 

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