Amherst activities, tickets and more

Day Trips & Excursions

Classic New England Hike with Views 20 Minutes from Boston

This hike takes place in Blue Hills Reservation. Blue Hills Reservation is the most accessible outdoor area within 30 minutes of downtown Boston. During the hike we will see beautiful sweeping views of the surrounding landscape including views of downtown Boston and the Boston harbor/bay area. The tour takes us through dense wooded forest and up to two spectacular viewpoints. There is great history in the area with two towers built in the 1930s and various legends about Native Americans who originally inhabited the land. You are sure to learn something and enjoy the beauty! (Meeting location is Ashmont Square station on the red line of the Boston subway).
$35
3 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Classic New England Hike with Views 20 Minutes from Boston

Come for a stroll through Blue Hills Reservation just south of Boston to see some of New England's dense forest and some of the most stunning views of the Boston skyline. We will hike about 4 miles round trip through some quiet wooded areas and up to two different viewpoints. This area is historic and contains two different lookout towers built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the early 1900's. The hike will leave you feeling as if you are miles outside the city but it is located just 20 MINUTES FROM DOWNTOWN!!!The hike itself is not very strenuous and can be completed by hikers of all levels. We will talk about the history, the natural surroundings, and see some amazing views of the Boston Metro area! The meeting point will be the Dunkin Donuts across from the Ashmont/Peapody Square T station which is on the red line of the Boston subway. This can easily be accessed from downtown or any of the surrounding areas.
$35
3 hours
Classes & Workshops

2 Hour Immersive Studio Experience

We'll show you the ins and of a local working studio, let you play some vintage gear, record a vocal track in an isolation booth, show you how to work a modern control room, and let you take a bunch of selfies of you rocking out.
$300
2 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Stargazing Boat Cruise!

A beautiful night under the stars! You will see meteors, the Milky Way Galaxy, giant red stars, planets, and more! This is an astronomer guided program out in the dark skies of the ocean. This is a very beautiful and educational experience.
$70
3 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Private 3 hour day sail around Vineyard Haven Harbor for up to 6 guests.

Experience sailing on a private classic yacht. You have the opportunity to make this experience unique. For those who are adventurous; take watch at the helm, handle the lines and learn about the history of this beautiful yacht. For those who prefer to relax; lounge on the forward deck or dangle your legs over the side as we glide through the water.
$500
3 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Pirate's Puzzle Escape Room Game

Our escape rooms offer a unique Martha's Vineyard experience for your group. Create lifelong memories by working with your group to solve a series of puzzles designed with Martha's Vineyard influenced story lines.
$25
45 minutes
Outdoor Activities

Boston Harbor Fishing Charters

My knowledge and experience of Boston Harbor will provide you with a personal and unique experience!
$100
5 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

3-Hour Martha's Vineyard Island Tour from Vineyard Haven

Enjoy a Martha's Vineyard full Island  tour, structured for travelers aged 12 and older on this small group tour. This tour leaves from Vineyard Haven, in front of the Steamship Authority - 1 Water Street ( pick-up by the Information Booth - look for driver with sign "MV Tours and Transport" Our knowledgeable and well versed drivers are here to make your Vineyard experience the best.The Martha's Vineyard Full Island Tour will introduce you to our 100 Square mile island by giving you the history both past and present of our 6 unique townsOur fleet is fully insured and we are a State of Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities registered entity. Our local drivers provide an immersive and fully narrated experience of our diverse and  historical New England island.
$40
3 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

ALL ISLAND BUS TOUR

Our All Island Bus tour is for those that want to get an overall idea of what Marthas Vineyard is and be able to do a little shopping, eating and sightseeing. Being narrated by a third generation Islander, we have loads of history to tell along with personal stories to highlight.
$50
3 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

JAWS TOUR

The JAWS Tour is one of our most fun tours... You will see all the filming sites and get the inside scoop of secrets behind the scenes... There are plenty of opportunities for photos and we encourage you to take a dip where 'Bruce' took his first bite. Or jump off the famous JAWS Bridge and get a t-shirt saying you did... In either case this tour will leave you wanting to see the movie one more time. You might even get a chance to meet Alex Kitner (he really is alive still) and get an autograph!
$40
4 hours