If you plan to take a big picnic, check the rules in advance. Also, poisonous ticks are a concern on Martha's Vineyard. The blacklegged tick Ixodes scapularis ; also called the deer tick can carry Lyme disease and babesiosis. Read these important tips on how to prevent tick-borne disease.
Getting to Martha's Vineyard. Island Transportation. The gingerbread cottages are multi-colored whimsical dwellings that delight both kids and adults. While the public bus is great, I think that you should also consider a tour of the Island with MV Sightseeing. The 2. I don't know if the 12 year old will love the carousel, its wonderful but she might feel too old for it. There is a game room in the center of town that might be of interest for her. There is good seafood along the harbor. If you have other questions about things to do during a day on the Island please ask.
Thanks so much. After the carousel and campgrouds we will definitely consider bus tour around the island. And my 12 years old would do whatever 4 years old will do. My 12yo definitely goes on the carousel. This carousel in particular is as much fun for older kids as young, because you reach out to catch rings as you go around and in the end a brass ring is entered into the slot.
Whoever catches it gets a free ride. Some of the older kids can catch up to four rings at a time! All points in Oak Bluffs are within easy walking distance from the Island Queen. The google map for Oak Bluffs is helpful. Note the 'gingerbread houses' are point I on map and listed under their official name 'Martha's Vineyard Camp Meeting Association'. It's a very nice ride to Edgartown and back, along the beach.
Edgartown and Oak Bluffs are very different, so a comparison is apples to oranges. Not the same. If your time allows, visit both and you'll be glad you did. Both towns have great shops, scenery and plenty of restaurants. Read the reviews for restaurant choices. Favorite lunch spots on a nice day, in Edgartown are:. Quarterdeck - take out only. You can walk down to the building by the Chappaquiddick ferry and eat waterside.
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