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Your tour begins at a central point in downtown Boston, where you meet your guide and travel via bus to three different Boston breweries.

Along the way, enjoy illuminating commentary from your guide as you sample a variety of pilsners, stouts, hard ciders, and more. Enjoy some snacks, explore the brewing process, and learn about the history of each location.

Destinations vary by date but may include Samuel Adams, Harpoon Brewery, Boston Beer Works, Short Path Distillery, Night Shift Brewing Co, Mystic Brewery, Cambridge Brewing Co, Downeast Cider House, Down the Road Brewery, Bantam Cider, Lord Hobo Brewing Co, or the Meadhall.

Your tour concludes at the original departure point in downtown Boston.
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Boston’s thriving beer culture, first made famous by the local Samuel Adams and Harpoon breweries, has expanded to include craft microbreweries, distilleries, and cider houses. Enjoy transportation by bus on this guided half-day tour, which singles out city highlights and allows you to visit three different brewing locations, enjoy up to 12 tastings, and learn about the history of each brewery from your guide.
  • Enjoy up to 12 tastings at three different breweries, cider houses, or distilleries
  • Explore the brewing process and learn about the history of each location from your guide
  • Transportation by bus allows you to avoid the hassle of driving
  • Recharge with snacks and bottled water
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Reviewed 24 July 2018
Amazing time!!!!!!!

We could not be happier with the selection of breweries that we went to or the tour guide Andrew that we had. We have visited many breweries in the past but Andrew was so informative with all of the history of Boston and beer. Thank...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018
Great way to celebrate my partner's 30th with his family!

I booked this tour to celebrate my partner's 30th birthday with his family who came to visit us in Boston. Our guide was attentive, enthusiastic and knowledgeable, and the tour was a great way to experience local craft breweries in the Boston area. I would...More

Thank Silvia D
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Me and my mom decided to do a brew tour when we visited Boston and it was way better than what we expected. Our guide Aaron was awesome! Super fun and knowledgeable, made the experience even better. Our group was so much fun we even...More

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Chad Brodsky B, Owner at City Brew Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

I'm glad you and your mom enjoyed the tour, and I'm so happy to hear you hit it off with your group and made some new friends!! Thanks so much for the review, I hope we see you again some time -- cheers!

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile
When you find friends...

A group of three meets two groups of each two and three to explore Boston’s local and small breweries. Our tour guide Aaron was not only funny but also very caring and knowledgeable. He paid attention to our beer choices and made sure we were...More

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Chad Brodsky B, Owner at City Brew Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Hi Sabrina, thanks for your review! I'm happy you and your friends enjoyed the tour, and made a few drinking buddies along the way! Cheers!!

Reviewed 18 April 2018
Fun, well-paced tour

We did a Sip of Boston tour on a chilly Saturday in April. Our guide, Aaron, was super friendly and informative, and got us off to a great start, quickly loading us into the van, laying out the itinerary and what to expect for the...More

Thank Kate L
Chad Brodsky B, Owner at City Brew Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Thank you for your review, Kate! I'm glad we could get you out to some of those harder to reach gems of the Greater Boston area. I'm happy to hear you enjoyed the tour and I hope we see you again sometime -- cheers!!

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