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Boston Freedom Trail Day Trip from New York

Location New York City
Departure Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
From €153.97 per person
Departure Date
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday

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  • Professional guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

See the historical sights and famous universities of the Boston area on this full-day trip from New York City. After a scenic drive through Connecticut, arrive in Boston, Massachusetts. See top Boston attractions including Harvard University, Trinity Church and the site of the Boston Tea Party. Follow the red-brick Freedom Trail, which leads to 16 important historical locations including the site of the Boston Massacre and the USS 'Constitution,' learning all about the rich and colorful history of Boston from your informative and engaging guide.

Board your comfortable, air-conditioned minivan in midtown Manhattan and travel along the scenic eastern coast of Connecticut 220 miles (354 km) toward Boston, Massachusetts.

Stop at Cambridge to tour world-famous Harvard University. Stroll through Harvard Yard, see the huge Widener Library, and rub the shoe of the statue of John Harvard for good luck. Pass by two other institutions of higher learning — the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Cambridge College.

Next, cross the Charles River into Boston and view the majestic Trinity Church in Copley Square. Then, follow along the 2.5-mile (4-km) Freedom Trail, a mostly brick path that leads to 16 historical sites including Faneuil Hall, the site of the Boston Massacre, the USS Constitution and Boston Common. Break for lunch (not included) at Quincy Market, where you can sample local favorites such as clam chowder and lobster rolls.

After lunch, spend more time exploring the USS Constitution and head to the site of the infamous Boston Tea Party. Throughout your tour, learn all about Boston's historical legacy and contemporary culture from your knowledgeable guide. In late afternoon, reboard your minivan for the trip back to New York. Your action-packed, 13-hour day trip to Boston concludes with your return to midtown Manhattan.

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Adult pricing applies to all travelers
  • Wheelchair accessible; please advise at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required

Conditions of Sale:
Once you have booked and received your travel voucher, the contact details for the travel service operator will be on this voucher under the heading 'Important Information'. Where applicable, you are required to call the travel service operator directly to advise of additional information such as:
  • Hotel for pick up
  • Weights for helicopter tours
  • Choice of times for tours
  • Special dietary requirements, meal choices etc.

Reviewed by Kristin C , September 2016

Great one day trip! Great tour guide!

Reviewed by Marcos K , August 2016

Very nice tour!!!!!

Reviewed by Fatima R , August 2016

There was a lot to see and learn in this tour - our tour guide was amazing, Jonathan, very informative.

Reviewed by Stefan B , July 2016

this tour was 100 perfect, the tour guide was profesional

Reviewed by James V , June 2016

Great tour. Beuatiful Boston .

Reviewed by Jose R S , June 2016

This tour was excellent. Our guide was very informative and knowledgeable. The drivers were professional and drove very carefully. Despite of some drizzle the tour went on without any disruptions. Boston is very beautiful with so much history. My wife and I had fun and a pleasant trip. We highly recommend this tour to everyone.

Reviewed by Karen K , April 2016

Great tour, it was a long day but worth it. Our guide was very knowledgable and helpful. Definitely recommended.

Reviewed by Lynette T , February 2016

The entire day was exemplary. Our guide was outstanding both in his knowledge and his approach. The three of us had a wonderful day, one that was a highlight of our trip. THank you.

Reviewed by Judith J , November 2015

Tour was excellent and Bruno our guide was very informative.

Reviewed by Helena B , November 2015

Excellent trip