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Boston City Tour
(6 Reviews)
Product Code: 38-4392
OVERVIEW

Highlights

  • • Boston
  • • Harvard University
  • • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • • Massachusetts State House
  • • Downtown Boston
  • • Trinity Church
  • • Quincy Market
Tour Code
38-4392
Duration
1 day
Departure City
Boston, Quincy
End City
Boston, Quincy
Tour Type:
Sightseeing Tours
Language:
Chinese, English
IS THIS TOUR FOR ME?

Experience: Family

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Group Type: Standard group

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Quality: Budget

The most affordable tour service and/or accommodation with fast-paced itineraries

Accessibility: Partly accessible

Tour has wheelchair accessible vehicles/attractions for foldable wheelchairs

Itinerary
Day 01
Cambridge, MA

Boston - Quincy - Cambridge, MA - Boston

Our tour begins by heading out to Cambridge, world-renowned academic home to both Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Harvard University, founded in 1636, is the nation’s oldest institution of higher education and remains much in the same brick and mortar colonial style, fenced in by lively Harvard Square.

A short bus ride takes you to the MIT campus with its old world meets modernity combination of architecture, exuding the passion for technological advancement that is fostered within its community.

Afterwards, we'll head back into the heart of the Boston, to see the famous Trinity Church and archaically-designed Massachusetts State House presiding over the city atop a hill that looks out over the Boston Common Park. Originally built in 1795, the State House symbolized America’s post-war vitality and dedication to the values that embarked the move for independence and democracy.

We will visit one of the most enrapturing aquariums in the country, the New England Aquarium(admission not included) houses all manner of aquatic life in its Giant Ocean Tank and also features a large IMAX theater.

Take a Boston Lobster as your lunch at an additional cost. Next, you have the option to take Boston Harbor Cruise at an additional cost. It will take you around the Port of Boston, historically one of the America’s principal seaports since the days of colonial rule.

Finally, we will conclude the day with a visit to Quincy Market.

The tour ends with return to departure locations at approximately 4:00pm.

Tips:
The order of the tour may be reversed or altered without prior notice.

Admission Fees

Activity Price Additional Information
Boston Harbor Cruise $23.00/Adult; $19.00/Child(under 11); $21.00/Senior(65+)
Boston Lobster Dinner $35.00/Adult; $35.00/Child(under 11); $35.00/Senior(65+)
New England Aquarium $28.00/Adult; $19.00/Child(Under 12); $26.00/Senior(65+)
Harvard University Campus Tour $12.00/Adult; $7.00/Child(3-12)
  • All mandatory fees must be paid in cash to the tour guide and tickets cannot be pre-purchased separatedly.
  • Any optional activities you wish to join must be paid to your tour guide in cash.
Meeting Point
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Time Region Location Full Address
8:45AM Boston In Front of Hong Kong Eatery (Return at 4:00pm) 81 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02111
8:00AM Quincy President Plaza (In front a Kam Man Supermaret) (Return at 5:00pm) 219 Quincy Ave., Quincy, MA 02169
WHAT'S INCLUDED

Package Includes

  • Complimentary pick-up and drop-off to chosen location (see meeting point)
  • Transportation via Deluxe Air Conditioned, Lavatory Equipped motor coach; Sometimes may via 15-Seat High Top Mercedes minibus.
  • Professional tour escort

Package Excludes

  • All personal expenses including meals, however, you have the option to pay for meals that the tour guide arranges
  • Service Fee for tour guide (min. $9.00/day per person)
  • Admissions and optional tours (prices may vary due to the season and are subject to the final box office price.):
    Some attractions will be closed during Holidays or events(eg. Christmas, Thanksgiving), the arrangement is subject to your tour guide.
Special Notes
  • Tour Cancellation and/or Alterations Made Within:
    1)7 Days Prior to Departure Date -100% of Reservation Cost
    2)8-9 Days Prior to Departure Date -75% of Reservation Cost
    3)10-16 Days Prior to Departure Date -50% of Reservation Cost
    4)17 or More Days Prior to Departure Date -25% of Reservation Cost
  • Children under 9 must be secured in a car seat while in the vehicle. Please prepare a car seat for each passenger aged 8 years and younger.
  • Please arrive at the pick-up location prior to departure time.
  • By accepting our policy, passenger will agree that we shall hold no responsibilities in itinerary alterations, delays or cancellation strikes, sickness, theft, loss, bus broke down, accident, weather or any other causes.
    Customers are strongly advised to purchase travel insurance before departure to ensure compensations for the unexpected causes above.
  • Tour guides and drivers rely upon the service fees charged on the tour to supplement their income. The wages of tour guides and drivers are determined factoring in that they will receive service fees to augment their earnings. Please pay at least the recommended service fee because the tour guides and drivers work hard to accommodate many people on the tour.
  • Please Note:
    1. Guests are not allowed to use a CITY PASS and admission ticket purchased by themselves to join the sightseeing attractions included in this tour.
    2. Guests who do use a CITY PASS or admission ticket purchased by themselves, will not be offered the transportation service for that day, and will possible need to pay a penalty fee. Please consult your tour guide for details.
  • Language: This tour is escorted by a professional bilingual tour guide and/or driver guide (English/Chinese). Tours and/or languages may be combined to operate this tour depending on the number of passengers who have booked a particular departure.
  • Bus Arrangement: Passengers on the same reservation will be arranged on the same bus unless stated otherwise. If you wish to be on the same bus as another party /an existing reservation, please note your request with the reservation number in the comment section on the checkout page or notify us at least 24 hours prior to tour departure.
  • This tour/activity is overseen by a select local operator in the region. Upon booking your tour or activity and after receiving confirmation, you will be issued an e-ticket detailing the local operator's name and contact information. If you require assistance finding a specific tour, please contact us for more information.

Pricing Info

Your reservation is always subject to confirmation by email, normally within one to two business days.

*Adult age: 12 and older
*Child age: 0-12
*All children (age 0-12) must be paid for to board the bus. Children who are not paid for will not be allowed to board the bus on the tour departure day.

Reservation Info

    1.Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a Receipt of Reservation via email.
    2. Within one to two business days of submitting your reservation you will receive a confirmation email from us. If you need to book an airline ticket, we recommend that you do so after you receive a confirmation of your tour reservation from us.
    3. An E-Ticket will be sent to you via email as soon as details of your reservation are confirmed or your supporting information is received by us. We will provide you with all detailed information about your tour on the E-Ticket. Contact information for local tour provider will be included on E-Ticket for your convenience or re-confirmation purpose if re-confirmation is required.
    4. Simply print your E-Ticket and present it with your valid photo ID on the day of your activity to your tour guide. Please remember E-Ticket is your proof of purchase.

Terms and Conditions

    - Your purchase does not guarantee confirmation. Your purchase will initiate a reservation process. We will confirm with you via email within one to two business days.
    - Prices may vary due to availability. We reserve the right to make price adjustment without prior notice.
    - Please refer to our Standard Amendment, Cancellation and Refund Policy before you make reservation.
    - Please refer to Customer Agreement before you make reservation.
    - Local tour provider reserves the right to make modifications to tour arrangements including order of tour activities, hotel and its location if deemed necessary.
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  • Anonymous.

    Anonymous.

    Verified Purchased 07/04/2017
    OK Tour

    Tour covered just Harvard and MIT universities, and quincy market thats it.

  • Poliana Yee

    Poliana Yee

    Verified Purchased 06/26/2017
    Good day trip

    I booked this day trip for my visiting parents. They enjoyed the trip & felt the tour guide was helpful & good. They did not choose to purchase the option for the Boston Harbor Cruise. I would recommend this this day tour to others visit...ing the Boston area. Read full review

  • aftereight

    aftereight

    Verified Purchased 06/07/2017
    My parents had great time

    My parents attended this one day trip, they enjoyed it well. Tour guide was nice and patient, arranged someone for lunch order because they can't speak English. It was well organized.

  • Cassandra McDonald

    Cassandra McDonald

    Verified Purchased 01/31/2017
    A fun way to spend the day!

    My husband and I were in town briefly for a UFC event a few years ago, and we decided to take this tour on one of the extra days we had in Boston. The tour was in the summer, so we got to walk around college campuses and enjoy the nice wea...ther and scenery. We toured the inside of museums of universities, we toured a naval ship, we climbed the Bunker Hill Monument, and more! A fun day and an unbeatable value! Read full review

  • Anonymous.

    Anonymous.

    Verified Purchased 08/10/2016
    Great tour

    Would highly recommend it. Mike was anawesome guide and its very central!

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Can I buy ticket on the bus? 08/09/2017 02:03:54
Tours4Fun 08/09/2017 03:01:28

Dear Les,

Thanks for your interest at Tours4fun.

Kindly note you will need to buy this tour online. Once everything is finalized, we will send you your e-ticket as an voucher to join this tour.

Attraction admissions will be booked through your tour guide on the tour date. Your tour guide will secure the ticket for your attraction. You will need to pay cash while on the tour.

For any further assistance, you may also contact our customer service team at
Tel: 1-866-933-7368 (USA & Canada)
Tel: 1-626-389-8668 (International)
(24 hours a day, 7 days a week)

Best Regards,
Brigitte
Customer Service Rep

Can you recommend hotels that are near the meeting points Quincy and Harrison Ave. ? Thanks 07/20/2016 05:57:21
Tours4Fun 07/20/2016 08:28:00

Dear Booch,

Thanks for your inquiry.

You can have a look at the hotels below in Boston:
http://www.tours4fun.com/tours/boston/hotels/


Best Regards,
Carrie
Customer Service Rep

What is the difference in Boston Harbour cruise and Duck tour , apart from the mode of transportation. Can both be clubbed in your tour package 04/09/2016 04:06:45
Tours4Fun 04/09/2016 09:03:42

Dear Victor,

Thanks for your inquiry.

Boston Harbour cruise and Duck tour are different from the mode of transportation. Currently only Boston Harbour cruise can be conducted during this tour.

To place your order for a reservation online, simply select your desired tour start date and the number of rooms you need/ travelers you are booking for on the upper right section of the tour information page, then click on "BOOK NOW".


Best Regards,
Judy
Customer Service Rep

1. How much walking is involved in your 1 day bus tour - 38-4392? I can get on and off a bus but can not walk very far.

2. If combined with harbour cruise what is cost of add on and when does cruise take place - after 4pm when bus tour ends?
06/15/2015 15:21:29
Tours4Fun 06/15/2015 17:22:26

Dear David,

There will be a good amount of walking involved. You are always welcome to stay back if you feel like you need a break, we just ask that you inform the tour guide.

The Boston Harbor cruise will be offered while on tour. The additional amount will need to be paid to the tour guide, while on tour.
Boston Harbor Cruise: $21.00/Adult; $17.00/Child(under 11); $19.00/Senior(65+)


Best Regards,
Alex
Customer Service Rep

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