Boston is the perfect city to explore on foot, dotted with hip and trendy neighbourhoods, modern skyscrapers and historic monuments all within easy walking distance of one another.
As home to one of the largest Irish American communities in the United States, Boston goes all out for St. Patrick’s Day weekend. From the famous St. Patrick’s Day Parade to lively pub crawls and traditional Irish music sessions, there’s no shortage of fun and activities for everyone to enjoy. Keep in mind that the Boston St Patrick’s Day Parade is traditionally held each year on the Sunday closest to March 17.
The St. Patrick’s Day Parade in South Boston is a highlight of the weekend, featuring colourful floats, marching bands, and bagpipers drawing spectators from all over the world. The fun does not stop there, head over to the many local bars and pubs for classic Irish food, a pint of Guinness and taste the iconic green beer. Learn about the history of Boston’s Irish American community with a tour of the Irish Heritage Trail which takes you through Boston’s historic landmarks and cultural sites that celebrate Irish American heritage.
Boston is a wonderful choice at any time of year for a city break to America. Our travel experts particularly recommend Boston in Fall and Boston for St Patrick’s Day.
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Travelling March 2024