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Boston Duck Tour

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  • Combine a Boston sightseeing tour and Charles River cruise in one excursion
  • Explore in an amphibious vehicle that can go land-to-water
  • Get an overview of top Boston areas while someone else navigates
Boston Duck Tour
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Prudential Center DepartureMost Popular
Duck Tour departs from and returns to the Prudential Center. Tours run every half hour or every hour (depending on season) from 9am to one hour before sunset. All foreign language tours depart here.
New England Aquarium Departure
Duck Tour departs from and returns to the New England Aquarium. Tour times vary by season; see voucher after booking for more information.
Museum of Science Departure
Duck Tour departs from and returns to the Museum of Science. Tours run every half hour or every hour (depending on season) from 9am to one hour before sunset.

Boston is best seen by land and water, and this duck tour takes you from Boston Common to the Charles River on a single excursion, all while riding in a rolling, floating piece of American military history. Traveling by vintage, World War II amphibious vehicle, you’ll see beloved Boston neighborhoods from city streets and the river, avoiding the hassle and expense of navigating public transit or finding scarce Boston parking.

What to Expect

Make your way to one of three central locations for departure. Climb into the amphibious vehicle, and then set out overland for a tour of Boston highlights. You’ll roll from the historic State House in Beacon Hill to Boston Common, Copley Square, Newbury Street, and Quincy Market, also known as the Faneuil Hall Marketplace.

Those are the big names, but there’s lots to see along the way, and the guide will point out the most interesting landmarks and share stories from Boston history. You’ll also see TD Garden, home of the Boston Celtics, and Bunker Hill, site of a key Revolutionary War-era battle.

Roll to the edge of the Charles River, then continue into the water to see Boston and Cambridge from river. The tour will wrap up at the original departure point, where you’ll be walking distance from some of Boston’s top attractions.

Please note: All foreign language tours depart from 53 Huntington Ave.

Reviews (5,914)
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Reviewed yesterday
A bit pricey, but great fun and educational

I just took the Boston Duck Tour this morning, alone and as an introduction to Boston, only being here for a few days. It was great fun. First on the land and then on the Charles River. The duck boat can go in the water....More

Thank Marysue M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile
A nice way to get to know Boston.

A nice way to get to know Boston and we had an amazing tour guide who did the tour very well. The trucks/ducks have plastic windows so make sure to be well dressed on cold days. We sat in the front row which was not...More

Thank Kristín R
Reviewed 2 days ago
Duck Tour Unique

We enjoyed our Duck Tour and info with Mr. Fabulous. He has done this for quite a few years. He was very informative and spread the history of Boston. It is worth the time traveling around this area of Boston and get the low down...More

Thank cincyr0
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
A must try experience

Visited Boston in early October and had to try a duck boat tour. Our guide was Scott Milk (and driver Ron) and he totally made the tour. He knew so much about the city’s history (and house prices) and told it in such a unique...More

1  Thank aaronbrown02
Reviewed 6 days ago
Plucky Ruffles was quackers :)

What a highly entertaining and fun way to get a tour of the city. Plucky Ruffles was the tour guide and was highly entertaining and provided a great history lesson. Capt Paul was also very friendly and helpful and was very patient with passengers who...More

1  Thank Steve P
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16 October 2018|
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Response from CSL07 | Reviewed this property |
Yes for the weekend it would save a lot of time.
4 October 2018|
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Response from Nick D | Reviewed this property |
around two hours from when we got on the bus/boat to when we got off. Traffic is a factor.
4 October 2018|
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Response from Cjzany | Reviewed this property |
About 1.5 hours.