Unique Boston Tours

Unique Boston ToursBoston didn't earn the name “The Hub of the Universe” for nothing. This city is home to legendary American history, important national landmarks, revolutionary attractions, and even more than you can imagine. Take one of these tours to experience every facet of this remarkable city.

Boston Harborwalk
Experience the Boston HarborWalk to see the best and most significant sights in the city. The HarborWalk will take you on a tour of the town, through waterfront neighborhoods, the downtown district, to East Boston, Charlestown, the North End, South Boston, Dorchester and everything in between. This experience offers the most complete look at Beantown.

Phone: (617) 482-1722
Web: www.bostonharborwalk.com

Trinity Church Boston
Even if you aren't a person with deep-rooted Christian faith, the architectural beauty of Trinity Church Boston cannot be denied. Both religious persons and fans of historic architecture will be interested and intrigued by a tour of this stunning building. Along with seeing the classic art that adorns the walls, the 19th century stained glass windows and other elements of the church, you'll also get a history lesson about Trinity Church's past and how the building came to be.

Address: 206 Clarendon St., Boston, MA 02116 - MAP
Phone: (617) 536-0944
Web: www.trinitychurchboston.org

Samuel Adams Brewery
Samuel Adams isn't just an important name in American history, it's also an important name in American beer. Visit the Samuel Adams Brewery to see how one of our country's most famous beers is made. You'll learn about the brewing process from start to finish, taste the malts used for beer making, smell the hops used for the brew, and taste the final product as well.

Address: 30 Germania Street, Boston, MA 02130 - MAP
Phone: (617) 368-5080
Web: www.samueladams.com

New England Aquarium Whale Watch
Set sail to see some of nature's most regal creatures on a New England Aquarium Whale Watch expedition. This tour will take you onto the waters east of Boston aboard a high-speed catamaran, and on your excursion you'll see humpback, finback, minke, and pilot whales, along with dolphins and other marine life.

Phone: (617) 973-5206
Web: www.neaq.org

Boston Lobster Tours
Head out on a Boston Lobster Tour to fish for lobster and learn about the Boston Harbor. Along with a narrated history of the area, you'll get to see lobsters, sea urchins, star fish, and crabs up close. Bring your camera because your trip on the water offers some pretty great views of the city.

Phone: (617) 892-5053
Web: www.bostonlobstertours.com

Old Town Trolley Tours
Ride through Boston on an adventure with Old Town Trolley Tours. The company will take you through the city on a trolley to see the most significant places and attractions like Beacon Hill, Harvard, Bunker Hill, and the State House. You'll be able to see and experience everything at your own pace on this hop on, hop off tour.

Phone: (888) 910-8687
Web: www.trolleytours.com

Boston Duck Tours
See the city from its streets and from the water with Boston Duck Tours. You'll take a ride on the amphibious DUCK vehicle and see important Beantown landmarks like the Boston Common and the Prudential Tower, and then you'll drive straight into the Charles River and see the city skyline from a distance. All the while, you'll have a tour guide telling you all about everything you're seeing.

Web: www.bostonducktours.com

Ghosts & Gravestones of Boston
Beantown is one of the nation's oldest cities, and one that's home to a lot of history. So when you embark on an adventure with Ghosts & Gravestones of Boston, it's no wonder that there are plenty of supernatural stories to be told. Your guides dress to make the tour come to life and their antics will make walking through 400-year-old burial grounds all the more spooky. Prepare for a frightful and fulfilling journey through Boston learning about some of the most sinister people and events that have left their mark on the city.

Phone: (617) 269-3626
Web: www.ghostsandgravestones.com

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Boston Tours

Address: 56 Williams Street, Waltham, MA 02453-4114 - MAP
Phone: (781) 899-1454
Web: www.bostontours.com

Boston By Foot

Phone: (617) 367-2345
Web: www.bostonbyfoot.org

Massachusetts State House

Address: Beacon Street at Park Street, Boston, MA - MAP
Phone: (617) 727-3676
Web: www.cityofboston.gov

Freedom Trail

Address: 139 Tremont St., Boston, MA 02110 - MAP
Phone: (617) 357-8300
Web: www.thefreedomtrail.org

Beacon Hill

Address: Beacon Street at Park Street, Boston, MA - MAP
Phone: (617) 523-9490

Spirit of Boston Cruises on Boston Harbor

Phone: (866) 310-2469
Web: www.spiritofboston.com