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"Boston in One Day" Sightseeing Bus Tour

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Experience the very best of Boston in one day on this fully narrated sightseeing tour of the area's major sights. First, journey through the historic towns of Cambridge, Lexington and Concord to visit Cambridge Common, stand on the Lexington Battle Green, and follow the Battle Road Trail -- the route that Paul Revere took and where the Minutemen fought for freedom against the British during the American Revolutionary War. Then, a two hour motorcoach tour of Boston to see sights including Beacon Hill, the West End, the Seaport District and the site of the Boston Massacre. You’ll also spend time at Faneuil Hall Marketplace (also known as Quincy Market) and the USS 'Constitution.'

Top Sites Seen During Tour: North End (Little Italy/Fleet Center), New England Aquarium, Faneuil Hall Marketplace, Old State House, Seaport District, USS Constitution, State House, Site of the Boston Massacre, Museum of Fine Arts, Beacon Hill, Copley Place, Back Bay, and Trinity Church.
  • Book this Boston tour to secure a spot on this popular excursion
  • Visit the historic towns of Cambridge, Lexington, Concord, and Boston 
  • A guide reveals more about US history 
  • Start the day with hotel pickup and end it with a hotel drop-off 
  • Travel in comfort in a temperature-controlled bus with a bathroom
What to Expect
If you’ve prearranged hotel pickup for this Boston tour, your day starts with pickup from your hotel. Otherwise, get picked up in Park Plaza. Hop aboard the coach bus, and pick a seat for the day. Your bus is temperature controlled to make sure you’re not too hot or cold during this guided tour. Set off to explore the Boston area with a guide who tells you the US history as you go. Brush up on Paul Revere, the Minute Men, and even the famous author Louisa May Alcott. Your bus goes to the historical cities of Boston, Cambridge, Lexington, and Concord. Some of the sights you can see along the way include Trinity Church, Rowes Wharf, Beacon Hill, Faneuil Hall Marketplace, and King Street, the site of Boston Massacre. After your tour is over, it concludes with hotel drop-off.
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Departure Point
1: 8 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116, USA
2: Massachusetts, USA

Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Boston-In-One-Day Sightseeing Bus Tour
  • See Boston plus visit 3 of Boston's neighboring historic towns: Cambridge, Concord, and Lexington
  • Round-Trip Transportation Aboard Luxury Air-Conditioned Coach Bus
  • Hotel Pick-Up/Drop-Off (select Boston hotels)
  • Professional Driver/Guide
  • Travel the famed route of Paul Revere’s midnight ride from Boston
  • Travel past the homes of Longfellow, Hawthorne, Alcott & Emerson - renowned American authors
  • Hear an Overview on Boston History and the USS Constitution
  • Admission to "Orchard House", the historic home of Louisa May Alcott, author of "Little Women"
  • Enjoy free time at Faneuil Hall and Quincy Market in Boston
  • See top Boston sights such as Quincy Market, Faneuil Hall, Old State House, and more!
  • Admission fee to Minute Man National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House
  • Entry/Admission - Minute Man National Historical Park
  • Gratuities
  • Food/Beverages
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Starting October 1, 2019 a $5.00pp fee will be charged by the National Park Service for entry into the Minute Man National Park. Entry fee is included with the price of your tour.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our driver/tour director made this tour! Thank you Sam I Am! This is a ambitious tour covering a lot of ground with little time to explore, but a great over view to see what interests you, then you can come back for more. We unfortunately...More

Thank Gypseycat
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was the greatest tour thanks to Sam I am! He is so knowledgeable and passionate in the work he does. He spoke from his heart and is a one of a kind. Always smiling and cares about the service he provides. Highly recommend this...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Pacbellone
Reviewed 3 days ago

The tour includes revolutionary war stops and stops in Boston. Had a great time and was very informative.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank dw18793
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great tour of Boston and surrounding area. Out driver/tour guide (Sam I Am) was full of historical information. In addition to point and talk, he gave a lot of background behind the history. I've been on many tours, this was one of the best. Don't...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank tampagerry
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a great touring the area and Sam made it super fun! He deeply cares about his passengers and also his display of patriotism is contagious! He has a great sense of humor and kept a good pace. Thanks Sam from “Smiley” 😜

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Luckylin3124
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14 September 2019|
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Response from shlim45 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think you may have to go to the designated pick up area. However you can check with the operator.
31 August 2019|
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Response from 371pjn | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You get plenty of time to get off the bus. If I remember correctly we’re picked up in Boston. We head to Cambridge and drive past the campuses of MIT and Harvard. We don’t get off here but the driver gives a nice... More
22 August 2019|
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Response from Mobile61008347875 |
The opposite side from the bus driver seems the best bit many stops are made along the way. Also, our driver, Sam, slowed down when we neared anything worth seeing and talking about.
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