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Boston in One Day Sightseeing Tour

Experience the best of greater Boston’s top attractions in one day on this guided sightseeing tour around the city. Visit the historic towns of Cambridge, Lexington and Concord. Then see Boston’s best spots, like Beacon Hill, the North End, the Seaport District and some of the historic locations along the Freedom Trail, including the USS ‘Constitution.’ Travel in an air-conditioned luxury coach with an expert guide who will detail the day’s events. Downtown Boston hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
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Day Trip to Martha's Vineyard

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
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American History Tour: Cambridge, Lexington and Concord Trip from Boston

Experience the best of greater Boston’s top attractions in one morning on this 4-hour guided American history tour around the neighboring towns of Cambridge, Lexington and Concord. Learn about the area’s role in the Revolutionary and Civil Wars. Ride along the historic Battle Road Trail, following the same path Paul Revere took on his legendary midnight ride in 1775.
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
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Newport Mansions Small-Group Day Trip from Boston

Escape the hustle of the city and get away to the tranquility of Newport, Rhode Island, on a guided, small-group day tour from Boston. This quaint coastal town, known as America’s First Resort, is the perfect getaway and just 70 miles south of Beantown. Explore the Breakers mansion, the most grandiose of Newport’s summer mansions. Visit attractions like the Ocean Drive Historic District, the St Mary’s Church complex and the U.S. Naval War College, among others. Hotel pickup and drop-off plus a snack, guidebook and discount offer card are included.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
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Small-Group Day Trip to Plymouth and Cape Cod from Boston

Explore the historic legacy of New England during this 11-hour trip to historic Plymouth and Cape Code with a small group. Join no more than 14 guests as you explore the Cape Cod town of Sandwich and its Heritage Museum and Gardens. Then head to colonial-era Plymouth to discover the Plimouth Plantation, the famous Plymouth Rock, and much more.
  • Duration: 11 hours
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  • Duration: 11 hours
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Niagara Falls Day Trip from Boston by Air

Escape the city on a day-long Niagara Falls adventure from Boston by air. Take in views of rural New England during the 60-minute flight, then touch down for a day of exploring, shopping and dining. Feel the spray from the deck of the Maid of the Mist cruise, and watch the powerful river slip beneath the hull. Enjoy VIP seating and a 2-course lunch at Tony Roma's, then see the town’s museums, boutiques and historic landmarks at your own pace before returning to Boston.
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Duration: 1 day
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New England Coastal Tour from Boston

Take in the natural beauty of the New England coastline on this 9-hour, guided tour from Boston. See the seaside villages and rugged shoreline stretching through Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine — all in a climate-controlled, luxury vehicle. Enjoy lunch and leisure time in the historic town of Kennebunkport, the summer home of President George H.W. Bush, and visit the Cape Neddick Lighthouse, commonly known as Nubble Light and one of the most famous lighthouses in the country. Hotel pickup and drop-off from select Boston hotels included.
  • Duration: 9 hours
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  • Duration: 9 hours
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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
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Boston To Martha's Vineyard Day Trip

Visit Martha’s Vineyard on a day trip from Boston to experience the island beauty without the hassle of booking ground and ferry transport. From hotel pickup and drop-off to included ferry tickets, snacks, water, and sightseeing maps, this Martha’s Vineyard excursion is designed for maximum time exploring, with the option to add a 3-hour guided tour of the island.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
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Boston Guided Brewery Tour with Tastings, plus Lunch or Dinner

Learn about Boston’s thriving brewpub scene and taste roughly 18 types of beer on these guided morning and evening brewery tours. Get an inside look at how beer is made and chat with brewery owners about their operations. Visit brewpubs that may include the well-known Samuel Adams or gastropubs Cambridge Brewing Company and Meadhall. Round-trip transportation in downtown Boston by bus is included.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Duration: 5 hours
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Fall Foliage Sightseeing Tour from Boston

Experience New England’s vibrant autumn colors on an all-day, guided fall foliage tour from Boston. Be sure to bring a camera on this scenic journey through the New England countryside. Drive through quaint towns in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Pass by Willard Brook State Forest, a Massachusetts state park with acres of classic New England woods and a beautiful, babbling brook. See a variety of taverns, churches, farms, and apple orchards, all set against a backdrop of stunning fall color. Pickup and drop-off from select hotels is included on this tour.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
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Fall on Cape Cod: Day Trip from Boston with Sightseeing Cruise

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 Quincy, the birthplace of American presidents John Adams and his son John Quincy; 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
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Salem Witch City Day Trip From Boston

Step back in time to the era of the Salem witch trials on this guided day trip from Boston to Salem, Mass. After a visit to Marblehead, birthplace of the American Navy, visit the Salem Witch Museum (there is an admission fee to enter) and learn about the trials, where 20 innocent people were put to death in 1692. Enjoy time on your own to see the U.S. Custom House and the House of the Seven Gables. Stop by local Halloween shops and other witch-themed attractions in Salem. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included from select downtown Boston hotels.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
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Cape Cod Fast 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
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  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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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: 1 hour
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  • Duration: 1 hour
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Plimoth Plantation Living Museum Day Trip from Boston

Travel back in time to experience the Plymouth Colony as it was in the 17th century on this guided day trip. Plimoth Plantation, the living history museum in Plymouth, Massachusetts, shows the original settlement of the Plymouth Colony established in the 17th century by English colonists, some of whom later became known as Pilgrims. Mingle with costumed role players who re-enact life in colonial America, visit Grist Mill and more. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included on this narrated sightseeing tour.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
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Round-Trip Transport to Wrentham Village Premium Outlets from Boston

Relax in an air-conditioned, luxury coach on this 7-hour shopping excursion to the Wrentham Village Premium Outlets. Save 25 to 65 percent every day on designer and name brands like Calvin Klein, Banana Republic, Polo Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger and many more. Also, receive a free VIP coupon book for additional discounts on brand name merchandise. Pickup and drop-off at specified downtown Boston hotels during the summer and fall is included.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Newport Mansions and Waterfront Sightseeing From Boston

Escape the hustle of city life and get away to the tranquility of Newport, R.I., on a guided, small-group day tour from Boston. This quaint coastal town, also known as America’s First Resort, is the perfect getaway just 70 miles south of Beantown. Explore the grand mansions of the Vanderbilt family, the Breakers and Marble House. Learn about Newport’s history and heritage, its culture and architecture. Enjoy shopping and sightseeing, then travel along popular Ocean Drive for scenic views of stately mansions, yachts and the Atlantic Ocean.
  • Duration: 10 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours 30 minutes
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Fall foliage tour White Mountains

New England is renowned for having some of the most beautiful fall foliage in the country—and this seamless, full-day tour from Boston makes it easy to discover the region’s vibrant scenery. Following morning pickup from your Boston hotel, travel to New Hampshire’s White Mountains, and stop for photography breaks along the Kancamagus Highway. Following lunch in charming North Conway (own expense), continue the seasonal sightseeing as you journey to the storied Mount Washington Hotel. At the end of the day, return to your Boston hotel.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
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Newport Mansions at Christmas: The Breakers and Marble House

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, so escape the hustle of city life and get away to the festive tranquility of Newport, R.I., on a guided, small-group day tour from Boston. This quaint coastal town, also known as America’s First Resort, is the perfect holiday getaway, just 70 miles south of Beantown. Explore the grand mansions of the Vanderbilt family, the Breakers and Marble House, both decked out in Christmas decor. Then travel along popular Ocean Drive and enjoy the holiday season with shopping and sightseeing.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
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New York to Boston Day Trip by Rail

Explore a historic American city with a full-day trip to Boston from New York. Start your day with a scenic rail trip, then visit Boston at your own pace with a hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour in a classic trolley that visits all the city’s most historic sites and landmarks. Enjoy a 2-course lunch at the Hard Rock Cafe then follow the footsteps of revolutionaries on the Freedom Trail; see the USS Constitution in the Boston Harbor and take in the home of the Red Sox at Fenway Park.
  • Duration: 16 hours
  • Duration: 16 hours
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Day Trip from Providence to Boston by Rail

Explore a historic American city on a full-day trip to Boston from Providence, RI. Start your day with a scenic rail trip, then visit Boston at your own pace with a hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour in a classic trolley that visits all the city’s most historic sites and landmarks. Enjoy a 2-course lunch at the Hard Rock Cafe then follow the footsteps of revolutionaries on the Freedom Trail; see the USS Constitution in the Boston Harbor and take in the home of the Red Sox at Fenway Park. 
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Duration: 1 day
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Private Day Trip From Boston to Salem

Step back in time to colonial New England and the region’s infamous Witch Trials during this 7-hour private day trip to Salem. Grab a group of up to 14 passengers for trip in a luxurious private vehicle to Salem, where you’ll get a hauntingly memorable look at the town’s longstanding association with witchcraft, meet a practicing witch, and learn about the town’s famous 17th-century trials.
  • Duration: 7 hours
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  • Duration: 7 hours
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Boston to New York Day Trip by Rail

Explore New York City on this full-day adventure from Boston. Take a train from Beantown to the Big Apple, then enjoy a day of sightseeing on board a double-decker bus. See many of the city’s famous attractions, from Times Square to the Empire State Building and the Statue of Liberty. Customize the tour to meet individual needs. Make a stop to shop, visit a museum or attend a concert or theater performance. This tour includes round-trip train fare, a 2-course lunch, plus a headset to hear the guide clearly.
  • Duration: 16 hours
  • Duration: 16 hours
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