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Boston to Martha's Vineyard Daytrip with optional Island Tour

Join Boston's only award winning, original, Martha's Vineyard Day Trip! Leave the trouble of driving to someone else and enjoy a day trip to Martha’s Vineyard from Boston. Rest and relax in a late model mini-coach on a 1.5-hour drive to the town of Falmouth, MA. Complimentary snacks, bottled water, island guidebooks and a discount card with island perks are provided during the drive.Then it’s on to the Island Queen ferry and a 35-minute mini-cruise across the waters of Vineyard Sound to Martha’s Vineyard. Upon arrival on the island, explore at leisure or upgrade to add a 3-hour island tour to the trip before returning.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$105.00 USD
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Boston Whale Watching Cruise

Experience the best of New England’s marine wildlife on this guided, 3-hour whale-watching cruise around the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary. Hop on a high-speed catamaran that gets to and from the whales in the least amount of time possible. See humpback and fin whales, plus Atlantic white-sided dolphins and harbour porpoises with the help of a naturalist guide. The on-board galley offers food and beverages for purchase during the trip.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$57.75 USD
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Boston Classic: Duck Boat Sightseeing Tour

Hop into a duck boat — a renovated World War II amphibious vehicle — for a comprehensive tour of Boston. Pass Boston Common, Quincy Market and the Celtics' home turf at TD Garden. Then splashdown into the Charles River for a view of the city by boat. Learn all about Boston's history and landmarks as you go.
  • Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$47.15 USD
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Boston Super Saver: Whale-Watching Cruise & New England Aquarium Admission

Experience the best of New England’s marine wildlife on this Super Saver combo tour. Enjoy a 3-hour whale-watching cruise around the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary. See humpback and fin whales, plus Atlantic white-sided dolphins and harbour porpoises with the help of a naturalist guide. Then discover more than 800 marine animals under one roof at the New England Aquarium. From seals and sea lions to sea turtles and stingrays, it’s one of the premier visitor attractions in Boston.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$78.43 USD
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Boston to Cape Cod High-Speed Ferry

This 90-minute journey on a catamaran is the fastest and most luxurious way to travel to Cape Cod, where restaurants, beaches, shopping and nightlife await.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$61.00 USD
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Boston to Nantucket Daytrip with High-Speed Ferry

If you only have a day to experience Nantucket’s New England charm, maximize your time with this convenient package. Rather than hiring a car and taking the slow ferry, enjoy minibus transfers to Hyannis, cross to Nantucket in just an hour, and spend almost a whole day exploring independently by bus, car, or on foot. Your driver/guide will point out essential sights as you travel to Cape Cod.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
$159.00 USD
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Boston Historic Sightseeing Cruise

See some of the top attractions in Boston from the waterfront on this narrated 90-minute sightseeing cruise. Explore Boston Harbor and see the city’s historic sites.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$34.60 USD
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Boston Harbor Sunset Cruise

Take an evening cruise on Boston Harbor to watch the sunset from the water. You'll glide out to Fort Independence and then circle back to the inner harbor to see sights such as the Custom House Tower, the Tobin Bridge bridge over the Mystic River, Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Memorial Bridge, and the USS Cassin Young. As a bonus, listen to the cannon fire of the USS Constitution, which marks the sunset each night.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Duration: 2 hours
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$42.00 USD
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Boston Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour with Optional Harbor Cruise

Explore the best that Boston has to offer on this hop-on hop-off tour of the city. Visit nine of Boston’s top attractions — like the USS Constitution, the Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum and Fenway Park, to name a few — on a 1.75-hour loop. Select your pass, then board at any of the nine stops and get to know the city in custom fashion, with live on-board commentary from a professional tour conductor. Upgrade your experience by including a 45-minute Boston harbor cruise for just $5.00 more.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$31.00 USD
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Boston USS Constitution Cruise

Explore one of Boston’s most cherished landmarks, the historic USS Constitution, on this 45-minute cruise to see America’s Ship of State. Get up close and personal with "Old Ironsides," including the option to take a tour of the famous ship and USS Constitution Museum. Also on this tour, see Bunker Hill Monument, the Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum and Old North Church. This seasonal cruise operates from April to November only.
  • Duration: 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$27.25 USD
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Boston Harbor Sunset Sightseeing Cruise

Enjoy the beauty of dusk along Boston Harbor on this 90-minute sunset sightseeing cruise. See all the historic attractions that Boston Harbor has to offer and witness the USS Constitution’s traditional sunset ritual — ceremoniously firing her cannon and lowering her flag, signaling the end of the day.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.70 USD
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Spirit of Boston Sunset Dinner Cruise with Buffet

Try a unique alternative to a typical night out in downtown Boston with an exciting dinner cruise along the city’s waterfront. This 3-hour expedition on Boston Harbor features an all-you-can-eat buffet meal with live entertainment and dancing. Watch the sun set, then take a stroll under the stars and enjoy the view of the illuminated Boston skyline at night or head to the dance floor for music and fun inside the ship’s nightclub. Bring that special someone or a whole group of friends for a night to remember.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$104.67 USD
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Cape Cod Summer Day Trip from Boston Including Harbor Cruise & Pirate Museum

Enjoy everything Cape Cod has to offer on this 9-hour, guided sightseeing tour from Boston. From quaint villages, seafood shacks, lighthouses and ocean beaches, Cape Cod has it all in the summertime. Travel through Hyannis Port, site of the John F. Kennedy Memorial, and experience a narrated cruise along Cape Cod Canal with a perfect view of the Kennedy Compound. Stop in the town of Sandwich and the Sandwich Glass Museum & a glass blowing demonstration.  There’s also time to sightsee and shop along the Cape’s waterfront. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included from select Boston hotels.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.00 USD
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Boston to Salem High-Speed Ferry

Don’t let time determine whether to see Boston or Salem. Visit both towns with the help of a quick and comfortable catamaran. This high-speed ferry service travels from Boston to Salem (or vice versa) in less than 60 minutes. Enjoy the scenic adventure from the upper or lower deck of the boat — or just relax at the lounge inside. An onboard galley offers food and beverages for purchase. Upon arrival, many top attractions are within walking distance. One-way or round-trip tickets are available with a variety of convenient departure times.
  • Duration: 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 50 minutes
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$25.00 USD
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Boston Harbor Night Cruise

Enjoy the beauty of Boston illuminated on this 1-hour evening cruise. Coast past sights like the Old North Church, Independence Wharf, the U.S.S. Constitution, the New England Aquarium, and more. Choose between open-air seating on the top deck, with blankets available, or stay cozy in the interior cabin. Alcohol, water, soda, and snacks are available for sale.
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Duration: 1 hour
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$26.25 USD
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Fall on Cape Cod: Day Trip from Boston with Sightseeing Cruise & Pirate Museum

Cape Cod may be a popular summertime destination, but its autumns are equally as awesome. Enjoy New England’s fall foliage on this 9-hour, guided sightseeing tour via luxury coach from Boston. Travel through Sandwich, with the Sandwich Glass Museum; Hyannis Port and the John F. Kennedy Memorial and a narrated cruise along Lewis Bay. Hotel pickup/drop-off included from select Boston hotels.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.00 USD
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1.5-hour Historical New England Harbor Cruise

See the landmarks and highlights of Boston from the water on this sightseeing cruise in Boston Harbor. Sit back and enjoy a cup of New England Clam chowder while sailing between the harbor's 34 islands, listening to their history through your guide's commentary. Snap photos and enjoy a unique perspective of the harbor, very different than a typical walking or driving tour through Boston. Highlights include Nixes Mate, Lovell's Island, Spectacle Island, and Fort Independence.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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$31.50 USD
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Boston Harbor Brunch Cruise

Enjoy a gourmet brunch on this scenic cruise of the Boston Harbor. Set sail aboard the Northern Lights at Rowes Wharf and settle in for a buffet filled with quiche, waffles, bacon, fresh fruit, and more. View popular Boston highlights such as Bunker Hill Monument, the USS Constitution, Old North Church, and Sea Castle Island. This brunch cruise offers a great overview of Boston and a lovely morning on the water.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Duration: 2 hours
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$73.50 USD
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Sightseeing Day Sail around Boston Harbor

Choose between either a 1.5 or 2-hour sail around Boston Harbor aboard beautiful schooner Adirondack III, an 80-foot pilot schooner of the 1890s. Sail past the seaport district, Castle Island, Fort Independence, Spectacle Island, and Long Island with Long Island Head Light. Great for families and friends who want to sail and see the sights of Boston from the water! Within minutes of leaving the dock, guests will forget the distractions of life on land and experience the joy of a leisurely sail. Sit back and relax as the crew raises sail and provides beverage service. Drinks are available for purchase by credit card only. Guests are welcome to bring a picnic onboard. The knowledgeable captain and crew are always ready to answer questions about the sights and history of Boston Harbor and its surrounding areas. From interesting facts to old-time legends, the maritime world of Boston has many great stories to offer.
  • Duration: 90 to 120 minutes
  • Duration: 90 to 120 minutes
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$47.25 USD
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Gloucester's most recommended whale watch company! Guaranteed Sightings

Guaranteed Sightings!    7 Seas Whale Watch is located in the heart of historic downtown Gloucester, MA and in one of the busiest parts of Gloucester harbor. As soon as you board the Privateer you will be surrounded by the sights and sounds of Gloucester’s working waterfront. You may see fishing boats unloading fish, Lobster men baiting and setting their traps, and perhaps even some of our indigenous wildlife such as Harbor seals, Gray seals, and various species of birds.    The tour begins with a harbor tour of Gloucester Harbor starting with Cape Pond Ice (which most of you have seen on Wicked Tuna and ends at the Dog Bar Breakwater.     A typical trip is anywhere from 3-4 hours but may be extended if the whales move further out for feed.  The Privateer IV was built for 300 passengers but we only book to 150 to ensure the comfort and safety of our passengers and is equipped with restroom, and on-board food Galley and bar.
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$38.00 USD
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Boston Harbor Islands: Round-Trip Ferry to Georges Island

Book your round-trip ferry ticket to Georges Island in advance to guarantee against sold-out days and times. This popular ferry circuit takes you to the Boston Harbor Islands National and State Park, where you can spend your time as you wish. Explore metro Boston’s largest wilderness area through its watersports activities, sightseeing, and hiking trails.
  • Duration: 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$19.95 USD
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Boston Sunset Cocktail Cruise

See the sunset over Boston from the best possible vantage point—the deck of a boat—during this cocktail cruise. Sip cocktails (own expense) and snap photos with your family friends as you take in the sunset over the Boston skyline, watching it light up for the night. Booking this tour in advance guarantees your spot for this popular cruise.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$47.04 USD
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Boston Odyssey Dinner Cruise

Try a unique alternative to a typical night out in downtown Boston with an exciting dinner cruise along the city’s waterfront. This 3-hour expedition on Boston Harbor features a three-course meal with live entertainment and dancing. Watch the sun set, then take a stroll under the stars and enjoy the view of the illuminated Boston skyline at night or head to the dance floor for music and fun in the ship’s nightclub. Bring that special someone or a whole group of friends for a night to remember.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$111.22 USD
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Boston Codzilla High-Speed Thrill Boat Ride

Experience a fast and furious 40-minute thrill ride across Boston Harbor on Codzilla. This boat has been described as a “water coaster” for its exciting spins and turns at up to 40 miles per hour. The wet and wild ride features lots of loud music and an adventure that’s fun for the entire family.
  • Duration: 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$34.65 USD
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