Best of Boston Tour in Boston, MA

See Sight Tours*HOTEL PICK-UP ONLY*Boston, MA 02116
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$135.95
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COVID-19 INFORMATION:

Face mask required in public areas.

Temperature check for travelers upon arrival.


Overview

Visit some of Boston’s finest destinations on the best tour in Boston. From a memorable boat ride to viewing Harvard University, see the top sites of the city in a short half day trip. Buy some souvenirs at Quincy Market or grab a bite to eat at Faneuil Hall. Don’t forget to check out the USS Constitution, still afloat today. Freedom Trail will bring you to remember the American Revolutionary War, with a view of a 220-foot Bunker Hill commemorative statue. Get the best of Boston with narrated tour guides to give you all the knowledge and facts of this great city.

Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our Boston Travel Experts
  • Face mask required in public areas.
  • Temperature check for travelers upon arrival.
  • Tour includes pick-up from hotel.
  • The cruise may be affected by weather but tour does operate in all weather, so dress appropriately.
  • The boat ride is 90 minutes.
  • Total tour time is 4 hours.
  • If over 18 years, must have a valid ID to visit the USS Constitution.

Description

from Best of Boston Tour
Your tour will begin with pick up directly from your hotel in downtown Boston. Your tour will begin at the beginning of the famous Freedom Trail at Bunker Hill Monument a 221-foot (67 m) granite monument which commemorates one of the first battles in the American Revolutionary War, fought in 1775.

Following this stop, our guide will take you on a narrated drive through the city passing multiple points of interest including the USS Constitution, the oldest naval vessel still afloat, MIT, to visit The Great Dome, an iconic neoclassical building on campus serving as both a library and lecture hall, Harvard University where you will visit the bronze statue of John Harvard, a founder of the university and the famous baseball stadium, Fenway Park home of the Red Sox and the worlds oldest active MLB park.

After, we’ll head over to Faneuil Hall, a marketplace and meeting hall near the Boston waterfront, where you will explore the Quincy Market, a historical market complex, one of the largest built in the United States in the first half of the nineteenth century. Constructed in 1824-26, named in honor of Mayor Josiah Quincy, who organized the construction without any tax or debt. Here at the market, you will take a break where you can get something to eat and do some souvenir shopping before continuing on in the tour to our final destination.

Your tour will conclude with a relaxing 90-minute Boston Harbor Cruise where you will get a chance to see Boston's historical sites, including the site of the infamous Boston Tea Party, an American political protest in 1773, all while enjoying a beautiful ride through the Boston Harbor.

After a full day of adventure, the guide will take you back to your downtown Boston hotel where you can unwind with your memories of the day.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Best of Boston Tour

Where does the tour start?

Pick up and drop off from anywhere in downtown Boston.



When will the guide pick me up for my tour?

We will email or call you 1-3 days prior to your tour to confirm a specific pick-up time. If you do not have access to phone or email, please be ready and waiting in the hotel lobby half an hour before your tour start time.



Do you have car seats available?

See Sight Tours does not provide car seats for children. By law, children less than 8 years of age can sit on an adult's lap and be buckled in during the tour. Should you wish to bring a car seat with you we ask that you let us know in advance so we can be prepared. Please note, if you do choose to bring a car seat with you, it is your responsibility to install and uninstall the seat at each stop on the tour.



How long is the tour?

The duration of the tour is 4 hours.



How long is the boat ride/cruise on the tour?

The cruise portion of the tour is 60-90 minutes.



Does the tour operate in inclement weather?

Yes, the tour operates in all kinds of weather, so dress appropriately. The boat cruise may be affected.



Is there anything not included in the price of the tour?

We recommend bringing extra cash to purchase food at stops or bringing snacks with you. Souvenirs and other items you may purchase on your tour are also not included in the price of your tour. Gratuities are optional and always appreciated.