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Ara's Tours

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

My husband and I had a great tour with Ara, of Ara Tours. Ara was not only prompt, friendly, and... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
via mobile
Wonderful tour of the island!

What a wonderful way to spend a morning on Nantucket! Making a reservation was easy, the van was... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
Pat L
via mobile
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Nantucket, MA
+1 508-228-1951
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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a great tour with Ara, of Ara Tours. Ara was not only prompt, friendly, and courteous, she provided us with a continuous narrative of our surroundings, local tidbits we could not have gotten had we driven on our own. I...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful way to spend a morning on Nantucket! Making a reservation was easy, the van was comfortable (and on time to pick us up) and Ara was a friendly, knowledgeable guide; I learned a lot while driving around this beautiful island (while having...More

Thank Pat L
Reviewed 21 October 2017 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

1  Thank Gino O
Reviewed 12 October 2017 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

1  Thank cltboy
Reviewed 10 October 2017

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

1  Thank ann m
Reviewed 27 September 2017 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 27 September 2017

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

3  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

1  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 30 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

1  Thank Regina S
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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
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.
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.]