Aquinnah (formerly known as Gay Head) is a town on the west side of Martha's Vineyard. The bright, multi-colored clay cliffs at Gay Head are a fabulous sight. Aquinnah is home to the Wampanoag Tribe, residents of Martha's Vineyard for thousands of years and the majority population of the town.
Gay Head Cliffs Gay Head Lighthouse, Off State Rd., +1 508-645-2211, Tours on summer evenings to see the sunset. Adm: $2 adults, under 12 free.