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Boston & the Freedom Trail Day Trip from New York

By Empire Vacations
4.1/5
Price was undefined, price is now €143

Features

Free cancellation available
12h 30m
Mobile voucher
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Multiple languages
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Contactless tickets
Vehicles and venues disinfected

Highlights

  • A look at Boston's major historical attractions in 1 day

  • A chance to explore the grounds of Harvard University

  • Beautiful Boston Common, the oldest park in America

  • A visit to Boston Harbour, location of the Boston Tea Party

  • Expert guide shares fascinating facts about local area

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Guided tour of Boston

  • What's included

    Admission fees

  • What's included

    Return transport from New York City to Boston

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary

  • What's excluded

    Food and drinks

Know Before You Book

  • Children 1 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult. They must sit on the adult's lap.

  • Groups of 16 or more people will be transported in a tour bus, while smaller groups will use a van or minibus.

  • Wireless Internet is available on full-size buses only, but not on vans or smaller vehicles.

  • You must arrive 30 minutes prior to the departure time.


What you can expect

From British colony to bustling city centre, the Cradle of Liberty is stocked with plenty of historic hotspots for you to explore. Peer into the harbour that hosted the Boston Tea Party, wander the Boston Common along the famed Freedom Trail, and browse the most prestigious of books at Harvard.

A bus or van starts your excursion from New York City, taking you through Connecticut and into Cambridge for a stopover at the oldest university in America. Take a stroll through the cobblestone campus that dates back to 1636 and watch Harvard's eager students hustle to their lectures.

When you head into Boston, pass by the Brutalist design of City Hall and stop at Copley Square to admire the beautiful 18th-century architecture of Trinity Church. Walk along the red brick path that marks a portion of the Freedom Trail as you make your way to Boston Common, the oldest park in the United States.

During a lunch break at Quincy Market, enjoy a local delicacy like a bowl of tasty clam chowder or a fresh lobster roll. Then make your way to Boston Harbour, site of the Boston Tea Party in 1773 and now home to the USS Constitution, the oldest ship in the United States Navy. After enjoying the seaside sights, begin the scenic drive back to New York City.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Vehicles and venues kept vacant between travellers

Social distancing

  • Contactless ticket redemption
  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Temperature checks available
  • Masks required
  • Masks provided
  • Hand sanitiser provided
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Location

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Activity Location

  • BOSTON
  • Boston Massachusetts

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Gray Line Visitors Center at Port Authority Bus terminal 42nd St. (btw. 8th & 9th Ave.) New York 10036 at 6:30am
    • West 42nd Street
    • New York New York 10036

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