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Boston Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour with Optional Harbor Cruise

  • Book ahead to reserve a spot on this Boston trolley tour
  • Listen to live commentary about the city during the ride
  • Start the adventure from any of the nine stops throughout the city
Boston Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour with Optional Harbor Cruise
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Trolley Tour Without CruiseMost Popular
Fully narrated hop-on hop-off trolley tour of Boston, departing every 15-20 minutes. This option does not include the Boston Harbor Cruise.
Trolley Tour With Cruise
Fully narrated hop-on hop-off trolley tour of Boston, departing every 15-20 minutes. This option also includes a 45 minute Boston Harbor Cruise!
See Boston at your own pace on this trolley tour that allows you to hop on and hop off at nine stops along the route, providing a great way for first-time visitors to orient themselves. Trolleys run every 15-20 minutes from morning to early evening, so you never feel like you’re just waiting around for a ride. Upgrade to include a harbor cruise if you're visiting between May and October.
What to Expect
Your Boston tour starts when you turn in your voucher at any of the nine stops along the trolley route. The stops for this tour include US Custom House/Long Wharf, Old North Church, Copps Hill Burial Ground, Constitution Museum, North Station, Government Center, Boston Common/Public Garden, Beacon Hill, and South Station/Chinatown.

Once you’re onboard the trolley, listen to commentary about the city as you ride. Your guide knows the city well and has fun stories to tell. Along the route, you can hop on and hop off at any of the routes. Plan your day and move at your own pace, without feeling rushed.

Your trolley tour ends when the last trolley is done running for the day.

If you’re travelling to Boston anytime from May to October, you can also upgrade to enjoy a guided cruise on the Boston Harbor along with this trolley tour.
Reviews (509)
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Reviewed today
Driver Jon Cotton (JC) made this a stand out experience

Spent the day in Boston and got around the city via the City View Hop on Hop off trolleys. Rode a total of 5 trolleys and driver Jon Cotton (JC) was by far above and beyond the best and made this a truly memorable experience...More

Thank Theresa N
Reviewed today
Simple the best

Big surprise with this Hop-on-Hop-off. Very entertaining and great humour the driver had. You cannot have a better idea of Boston than having this trolley tour. They have reinvented this tour in a way that everybody enjoys. I have been doing hop on and off...More

Thank Irones P
Reviewed 2 days ago
Great way to see the city

Loved the trolly tour and our wonderful tour guide JC. He was incredibly knowledgeable and entertaining. Highly recommend guide JC and trolly!

Thank Bobbie B
Reviewed 2 days ago
Best of All - the Driver!

I took the Boston Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour with my brother on 10/10/18. Always ask for the senior discount, if you're a senior. Saved about $12. The tour is really nothing special without a good driver who knows the intricacies of the tour. Ours was...More

Thank Chris500
Reviewed 3 days ago
Absolutely brilliant tour!

We took the entire bus tour, then the Harbour tour and then, as we had time, took the bus tour again. The live guides on the bus tour were so informative & funny and completely unscripted. It was almost as though we were taking a...More

Thank Phil Y
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19 October 2018|
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Response from MikeTampaFL | Reviewed this property |
They have multiple trolleys and they say the most you should have to wait is 30 minutes. However, due to traffic they sometimes run up on each other. If full, you will probably have to wait longer. If they double up at a... More
15 October 2018|
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Response from Chris A | Reviewed this property |
No. Boston Long Wharf (Marriott) hotel / Aquarium area have lots of booths around to buy their tickets and maybe online.
21 September 2018|
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Response from debv50 | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of a trolley that goes to Harvard. However, there is another trolley company that operates in Boston. The only other one I saw was orange and green and the vehicle looked like a trolley.
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