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Ara's Tours

Nantucket, MA
+1 508-228-1951
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Fantastic Tour!!!

Ara is great. Scheduling was easy (text message) she arrived promptly at the designated time and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gino O
via mobile
Excellent tour

I checked availability via text and I received a swift reply and booked it there and then. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
cltboy
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
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“wonderful tour” (11 reviews)
“small van” (4 reviews)
“passenger van” (4 reviews)
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Nantucket, MA
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+1 508-228-1951
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ara is great. Scheduling was easy (text message) she arrived promptly at the designated time and place. She was accommodating with our seating making sure everyone was comfortable. Ara keeps up a running commentary throughout the tour educating us about Nantucket history and interesting local...More

Thank Gino O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I checked availability via text and I received a swift reply and booked it there and then. We were picked up at our hotel and then spent the next c2 hours being entertained and informed about the island, it's architecture and it's history. There were...More

Thank cltboy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stumbled upon Ara while reading the local paper on the ferry over to Nantucket. We called last minute and were able to reserve a spot on a tour. It was worth every penny. Ara was an absolute wealth of information. She seemed to know...More

Thank ann m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to join this tour since we didn’t book in advance. The tour was amazing and we enjoyed our trip to Nantucket even more since we got to see the lighthouses, ‘Sconset and the cranberry fields. Thanks again for making our day...More

1  Thank AndreaB22071779
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With friends arriving from out of town who had expressed an interest in a short visit to Nantucket, I looked on line for available tours and selected Ara’s Tours because of comments, overall ratings, and the fact that Ara offers a van instead of a...More

2  Thank Michael G
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Ara took us on a picturesque tour of Nanucket and shared interesting facts about the history of the island. She made sure we were able to get the best photos and never rushed us to keep on the timeline. She made sure we could take...More

Thank Chelsea D
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

My friend and I took a day trip to Nantucket, and the night before, decided to look into tours. Despite the late hour, Ara responded promptly, and was very helpful in arranging our tour to begin when we arrived at the wharf. We we picked...More

Thank Rose-Marie M
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Ara provided an EXCELLENT tour of various areas in charming Nantucket. Two of the island's lighthouses, the windmill, a drive through many of the cobblestone streets viewing a variety of houses and other structures and learning about their history, seeing many beautiful cottages and houses...More

Thank Regina S
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I was planning a trip to Nantucket recently and researched various tour options as we typically arrange for a private tour for our family whenever exploring a new destination. The reviews for this one sounded quite good so I attempted to ask a few simple...More

Thank MLO1965
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Had a delightful time visiting Nantucket with Ara and Ara's tours.We were 4 adults - 2 generations rekindling memories of a visit to the island for our niece's wedding. Bread at Something Natural, panoramic views of the harbor at the First Congregational Church, Cranberry bogs,...More

1  Thank JeanneK1966
Management response:Responded 16 August 2017

What a wonderful trip revisiting previous points of interest while adding new ones that you could share with your friends. It was my pleasure to be part of this Nantucket Experience where memories are revisited and new memories made. Many happy returns! Ara

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vinooram
8 August 2016|
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Response from SailSalty | Property representative |
Pravin Gupta, It is most convenient to take the STEAMSHIP AUTHORITY at 8:15 (for the 9:20 tour); or, 11am (for the 11:30 tour) as I can pick U up at the ferry. The cost for two seniors is $25 each this time of year. Ara
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sboga
22 July 2016|
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Response from SailSalty | Property representative |
We pick up in various locations. Please inform me if you are traveling to Nantucket for the day; and, what Ferry/Flight you will be taking.
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Susan M
19 May 2016|
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Response from SailSalty | Property representative |
The group tour is 1 1/2 - 2 hours in length; and, a private is a two hour minimum [at the request of the Client, some are seven hours.]
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