Nantucket Island

Nantucket is an island 30 miles (48 km) south of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, in the United States. Together with the small islands of Tuckernuck and Muskeget, it constitutes the town of Nantucket, Massachusetts.

Nantucket is a haven 27 miles out to sea with something to offer everyone. With over 80 miles of beaches, it should not be too hard to find your own private stretch of sand along Nantucket Sound or the Atlantic Ocean.

Nantucket has a long history of maritime pursuits and the three lighthouses that guard the island’s northern tip, eastern shoreline and harbor are proud reminders of a time when Nantucketers took their harvest from the sea.

Nantucket has some of the most beautiful and pristine beaches in the world.They can be listed as below :North Shore Map , Brant Point , Children's Beach , Jetties Beach , Francis St. Beach, Dionis Beach, Steps Beach.

South Shore Map: Surfside Beach , Cisco Beach , Miacomet Beach , Madaket Beach , Tom Nevers , Nobadeer.

East Shore Map: Sconset Beach, Pocomo Beach, Great Point and Coatue
Recreational activities abound on Nantucket regardless of the season .It offered biking, Fishing, Birding, Family Friendly Tours.

FAQ :

1. Is there a bridge to Nantucket?
Ans : No, Nantucket is an island off the coast of Cape Cod in Massachusetts and only accessible by sea and by air.

2. Where should I stay on Nantucket?
Ans : Nantucket offers a rich diversity of accommodations ranging from full-service resorts to quaint bed and breakfasts. While there are close to 900 rooms available there is also the option of renting a private home independently or through a real estate agent.

3. Do I need a car on Nantucket?
Ans: It is not necessary to bring a car to Nantucket. Bicycles are popular means of transportation, and there are paved bike paths leading to all ends of the island. Rental vehicles and taxisare also available, and the Nantucket Regional Transit Authority provides island wide seasonal shuttle service.

For more details visit www.nantucket.net


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