West Tisbury trip planner
Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free
day by day itinerary for free
West Tisbury is a town located on Martha's Vineyard in Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 2,740 at the 2010 census. Along with Chilmark and Aquinnah, West Tisbury forms "Up-Island" Martha's Vineyard.HistoryWest Tisbury was first settled by English settlers in 1669 as part of the town of Tisbury. The town was officially incorporated in 1892, the last town on Martha's Vineyard to be incorporated. Despite its separation from Tisbury, the original settlement of the town is still located in West Tisbury. Historically, it has been the agricultural heartland of the island. Up through the 1980s West Tisbury was one of the quickest growing communities on the island.GeographyAccording to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 108.2km2, of which 64.8km2 is land and 43.3km2, or 40.06%, is water. West Tisbury ranks 123rd out of 351 communities in the Commonwealth in terms of land area, and is the second largest town (behind Edgartown) on the Vineyard. West Tisbury is bordered by Vineyard Sound to the northwest, Tisbury to the northeast, Edgartown to the east, the Atlantic Ocean to the south, and Chilmark to the west, and includes the regions known as Lambert's Cove and Makonikey. The town also shares a common corner with Oak Bluffs, where the two towns meet with Tisbury and Edgartown.With our custom trip planner, United States vacations can be built around trips to West Tisbury and other destinations in United States.
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Plan your trip to West Tisbury
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Hidden gems in West Tisbury
Side trips from West Tisbury
Popular things to do in West Tisbury
Shopping in West Tisbury
Places to visit with West Tisbury
Boston Trip planner BEST FOR: Historic Walking Area, History Museum, Art Museum Provincetown Trip planner BEST FOR: Beach, Dolphin / Whale Watching, Landmark Cambridge Trip planner BEST FOR: University / School, Landmark, Natural History Museum Salem Trip planner BEST FOR: Nightlife, History Museum, Gift & Specialty Shop Falmouth Trip planner BEST FOR: Biking Trail, Lighthouse, Aquarium
Recently planned trips to West Tisbury
11 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Newport · West Tisbury · Falmouth 3 days in West Tisbury BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES West Tisbury 3 days in Martha's Vineyard BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES West Tisbury 41 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Philadelphia · Baltimore · Gettysburg 3 days in Hyannis & Martha's Vineyard BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Hyannis · West Tisbury 3 days in Martha's Vineyard BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES West Tisbury