Boston for St Patrick's Day

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Boston for St Patrick's Day
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Boston Bliss – History Meets Youthful Vibrancy

Immerse yourself in the rich history and lively ambiance of Boston, Massachusetts, one of America’s oldest cities. This holiday destination uniquely blends its storied past with a youthful energy, fuelled by a vibrant student population. Boston’s quirky neighbourhoods and expansive open spaces invite exploration, creating an irresistible charm that caters to all.

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Boston harbour for St Patrick's Day 2024

Cambridge Charms – Academia and Trendy Delights Across the River

Just across the Charles River lies Cambridge, a city in its own right, housing world-renowned institutions like Harvard University and MIT. Dive into the trendy bars, hip cafes, and captivating shops and restaurants that define Cambridge’s character. Take a leisurely stroll around the historic Harvard campus, explore the Peabody Museum of archaeology, or simply savour a coffee on Harvard Square, indulging in some delightful people-watching moments. Whether you crave history, academia, or trendy urban delights, Boston and its neighbouring Cambridge offer an unforgettable holiday experience for all moods.

Connect with our Personal Travel Planners to curate your personalized Boston adventure.

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Return flights to Boston

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1 checked bag per person roundtrip.



Offer Details

Based on 2 adults sharing

Travelling March 2025

4 Nights From
Quote Reference number: 53335740

Staff Tips

  • Angel Chua

    Boston is very easy to walk around, but when your feet get tired make a beeline for the Boston Library on Copley Square. Not only is it incredibly interesting, it's an oasis of calm in this busy city. The Courtyard Café in the central quadrangle is a great place to have lunch or a coffee.

    Angel ChuaPersonal Travel Planner
  • Leah Quinn

    Boston - Check Out the Street Performers at Faneuil Hall Marketplace. You could spend the entire afternoon here.

    Leah QuinnPersonal Travel Planner
  • Claire Somers

    Boston - Chill around Boston Common: Grab a blanket and your sweetie for a relaxing afternoon enjoying the country's oldest public park.

    Claire SomersPersonal Travel Planner
  • Kristin Skinner

    Boston - There are lots of great apps you can download to guide you around the city of Boston with free audio tours, such as the National Park Service (NPS) app with its Freedom Trail audio tour.

    Kristin SkinnerPersonal Travel Planner
  • Amanda O'Brien

    Boston - Catch a free concert or movies at the Hatch Memorial Shell during the highlights of summer in the city.

    Amanda O'BrienPersonal Travel Planner
  • Angel Chua

    Boston - Famous Craft-brew pioneer Samuel Adams offers free tours and tastings at its Jamaica Plain brewery between 12:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. On the weekend, tours begin 11:30 a.m.

    Angel ChuaPersonal Travel Planner
  • Denise Walsh

    Boston - For under $5, the Swan Boats driver paddles passengers around the Public Garden Lagoon for a 15 minute peaceful cruise.

    Denise WalshPersonal Travel Planner

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Visiting Boston - FAQs

  • Is Boston good for a city break?

    Boston makes a great city break destination. One of America’s oldest cities, Boston is steeped in history yet has many lively and vibrant neighbourhoods.

    Boston is a compact city, with a mix of historic monuments and modern art and cultural experiences to enjoy it is perfect city to explore on foot with most of the major attractions within easy walking distance of one another.

    Cambridge lies just across the Charles River from Boston and is a city in its own right. Two of the most well-known universities in the world, Harvard University and MIT, are found in Cambridge. The area is full of bars, café’s, interesting shops and restaurants just waiting to be explored. Seaport by the harbour has many of Boston newest and best dining experiences, from the famous chowder to delicious Asian fusion.

    Whatever mood you’re in, a city break to Boston never disappoints!

  • When is the best time of year to visit Boston?

    You can visit Boston at any time of year and it’s beautiful. During the warm summer months, you can take in the famous Boston Harbor (where you can re-enact that legendary Tea Party) and the buzzing riverside. A summer holiday to Boston is a time of beautiful walks, easy going bike rides, concerts, and festivals. While across the bay is Cape Cod easily reached by ferry and perfect to spend a day on the beach.

    An autumn holiday to Boston (or ‘fall’ as it’s called in the US) is just as stunning, with trees and boulevards transforming into a rich rainbow of scarlet, bronze and gold. Every area has its own specific charm that you’re bound to fall in love with. Be sure to check out the scenery on a Fall Foliage Sightseeing Tour or city walking tour.

  • What is the best area to stay in Boston for tourists?

    Boston is the perfect city to explore on foot compact and with most of the major attractions within easy walking distance of one another and many charming neighbourhoods to discover. Here are some of the recommended areas to stay in Boston.

    – Downtown & Waterfront – close to financial district and where most popular historical sites are located e.g. Freedom Trail, Boston harbour etc
    – Back Bay – not too busy and close to Boston Common
    – Seaport District – new revitalized area well worth exploring
    – Cambridge – full of trendy bars, hip cafes and interesting shops and restaurants just waiting to be explored.

  • Is Boston easy to get around?

    Boston is a fairly compact city and very walkable. Most sightseeing, cultural, and entertainment destinations are easily accessible on foot.

    The “T” is Boston’s most popular public transportation option, the “T” refers to the subway, which runs throughout Boston, into Cambridge, and nearby suburbs, providing access to all the main local tourist attractions.

    Visitors can also use water taxis, land taxis, Boston’s bike-share program, and city tour trolleys. The main train line can bring you further a field to Salem (approx. 40 mins) or by ferry across to Cape Cod (approx. 90 mins)