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Gail's Tours of Nantucket

Main Street, Nantucket, MA 02584
+1 508-257-6557
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Rent a car and buy a guidebook

My wife says they should have paid us to take this tour. First, we were picked up close (but not... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
straehle
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Santa Barbara, California
Wish I had read all the reviews first - don't waste your money!

I really wanted to like this tour - really I did. Gail returned my call promptly the night... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eileen K
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  • Very good13%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
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“great tour” (9 reviews)
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Main Street, Nantucket, MA 02584
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+1 508-257-6557
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife says they should have paid us to take this tour. First, we were picked up close (but not at) our hotel. Since we were not at the normal meeting place, we were the last in the bus. This meant four people in the...More

Thank straehle
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really wanted to like this tour - really I did. Gail returned my call promptly the night before our day trip to the island and was helpful and responsive in booking us for the following day. She was right where she said she would...More

Thank Eileen K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gail is a native of the island, seventh generation. She knows the back roads and she knows nearly everybody who lives on the island permanently or seasonally. When you get in her bus and she drives you around, she can point out to you every...More

2  Thank StarWeez
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had limited time on the island but feel that we got an excellent overview. Gail did a wonderful job of explaining the history and culture of Nantucket in a casual and entertaining way. Her van was very comfortable and every seat offered a good...More

Thank Brad E
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Gail gave us an excellent tour and history and happenings of the island. She talked about things and places that existed long ago and the changes happening now and in the future. She lets you ask any questions you have, stops anywhere you want to...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I don't know if there's anyone on Nantucket that knows more about the island than Gail. Not only does she have the complete history at her fingertips but she imparts the info with with real insight, humor and an obvious enjoyment for what she is...More

1  Thank Emelen11
Reviewed 23 April 2017

It was our first visit to Nantucket and this tour gives you a reasonably good overview of the island. Nothing more and nothing less.

Thank JIPBelgium
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Such a fun tour! Gail is a local that knows all of Nantuckets past and latest news. Would highly recommend you use Gail for touring the island

Thank RodrigoQC64
Reviewed 25 October 2016

There really isn't a whole lot to see. The houses all look alike; famous people do live there, but in the back of a van all you see is their hedges. We were crammed into the back row so probably didn't experience the view that...More

2  Thank ohiohugs
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Gail should be your number one choice for an overview tour of Nantucket. Comfortable Mercedes van covers quite a bit of island tidbits in just an hour and a half. You'll love her and her stories.

Thank aprusoff
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Becky T
How much does the tour cost?
18 August 2016|
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$30 per person
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