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2-Day Boston and Rhode Island Tour from New York
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Product Code: 47-651
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OVERVIEW

Highlights

  • • Boston
  • • Rhode Island
  • • Yale University
  • • Mystic Aquarium
  • • Quincy Market
  • • Trinity Church
  • • Harvard University
  • • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
  • • 1-night Hotel Accommodation
  • • Ground Transportation
  • • Professional Tour Guide
Tour Code
47-651
Duration
2 days
Departure City
New York, Brooklyn
End City
New York
Tour Type:
Bus/Coach
Language:
Chinese, English
IS THIS TOUR FOR ME?

Experience: Family

Enjoy activities and tours that are perfect for the whole family

Style: Guided

Multiple local tour guides/drivers available throughout your tour/activity

Group Type: Standard group

Tour with fellow travelers from all over the world

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
Boston

New York - Rhode Island - Boston

Hotel: Holiday Inn & Suites or similar

On the first day, we will begin the tour by traveling from Manhattan Chinatown to Newport, Rhode Island to see the famous Breakers Mansion (admission not included), also known as the crown jewel of Newport. The tour will lead us inside the Mansion itself, visitors will experience an audio guided tour throughout the mansion, learning about the long history and million-dollar architecture behind the Vanderbilt Family’s home.

We will continue our way to Boston, the first stop in this populous city is the Boston Museum of Science (admission not included). Visitors will have hands on experience with many of our current and innovating technologies that attracts millions of visitors every year.

After our visit to the museum, we will embark on the famous Boston Duck Tour (admission not included), a World War II style amphibious landing vehicle that takes you on a narrated sightseeing tour of Boston. On this tour, you will see all the places that make Boston the birthplace of freedom and a city of firsts, from the Golden-domed State House to Bunker Hill, Quincy Market to the Prudential Tower, and lastly a breathtaking view of the Boston and Cambridge skyline on top of the Charles River.

Finishing off the first day, guests will enjoy a famous local cuisine that has left its mark on Boston, New England Lobster Dinner (own expense).

Admission Fees

Activity Price Additional Information
Boston Lobster Dinner $35.00/Adult; $30.00/Child(3-12); $35.00/Senior(62+)
Boston Duck Tour $41.00/Adult; $28.00/Child(3-12); $35.00/Senior(62+)
Breakers Mansion $24.00/Adult; $8.00/Child(3-12); $24.00/Senior(62+)
Museum of Science, Boston $25.00/Adult; $20.00/Child(3-12); $21.00/Senior(62+)
  • 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.
Day 02
New York

Boston - Connecticut - New York

On the second day, we will begin our tour by visiting the campus of the first college in United States, Harvard University. You will take a stroll inside the prestige Ivy League school where some of the world’s most influential people have walked. Along with Harvard, we will visit the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, home to 85 Nobel laureates. T

hen we will pass by Trinity Church also known as the Church of Boston. Guests then will visit the Boston harbor and the best way to see the beauty of the cleanest in the country is by taking the Boston Harbor Cruise (admission not included), with a narrated guide, we will learn about the history and lore of the Boston waterfronts.

Following the Cruise, we will visit the New England Aquarium, a global leader in ocean exploration and marine conservation with more than 1.3 million visitors a year being one of the premier attractions in Boston. Then we will head for downtown and visit the oldest market in Boston, Quincy Market, here you will find local specialties and souvenirs stands.

Lastly, our tour bus will head for Yale University (admission not included) in New Haven, Connecticut, one of the top eight Ivy League Universities. Here we will join a Yale student guide for a tour inside the Yale University campus.

The tour ends with appointed drop off locations in Chinatown back in New York.

Tips:
This tour normally returns to Chinatown between 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm and Flushing between 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm, but there may be a 30-45 minute delay caused by special circumstances such as bad weather conditions and traffic jams.

Due to early departure in winter, we will arrive in New York about one hour early than normal.

Admission Fees

Activity Price Additional Information
Boston Harbor Cruise $22.00/Adult; $17.00/Child(3-12)
Yale In-Depth Tour $10.00/person
New England Aquarium $28.00/Adult; $19.00/Child(3-12); $26.00/Senior(62+)
Harvard University Campus Tour $16.00/person
  • 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.
Please note that order of day-to-day itinerary is adjustable depending on tour start day.

Meeting Point
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Time Region Location Full Address
6:50AM Brooklyn In front of Eye Solutions(Pickup only, no drop off) 6002 8th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11220
6:30AM New York In front of HSBC Bank(From 3/15/2017) 39-10 main st Flushing NY 11354
8:00AM New York Chinatown(From 3/15/2017) 177 Canal Street, New York, NY
WHAT'S INCLUDED

Package Includes

  • Complimentary pick-up from and drop-off to chosen location (see meeting point)
  • 1-night hotel accommodation
  • Round-trip transportation in air-conditioned tour coach
  • Professional tour guide

Package Excludes

  • All personal expenses including hotel room service and meals; however, you have the option to pay for meals the tour guide arranges
  • Service Fee for tour guide/driver (min. $8.00/day per person)
  • Admissions and optional tours (prices may vary due to the season and are subject to the final box office price.):
Special Notes
  • Please offer us the third and fourth person's birth date if you book a triple and/or quad room.
  • It's not mandatory for infants to sit in a car seat. So customers can prepare it by themselves if they need. Local agency won't offer it.
  • Multiple departure/pick-up locations are provided as value added options for this tour/activity. Please note that you may be transferred to a central meeting point from the departure/ pick-up location (noted on your E-ticket) prior to departing on your tour/activity.
  • 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.

Buy 2 Get 3rd Discounted
*The third guest joins the tour at a discounted rate (except applicable admission fees, mandatory tips, optional activities, and own expense items) on shared room basis.
*For buy 2 get 3rd discounted promotion, please choose the actual passenger numbers so that we can reserve the bus seat for each passenger.
*** Standard Amendment, Cancellation and Refund Policy applies to discounted-fare passenger based on triple or quadruple price.
*No-shows will be assessed a penalty fee $76.00 per passenger, that is to be paid in cash by the other participating travelers of the reservation.
*Price for Single Occupancy applies when one person stays in one standard hotel room.
*Price for Double/Triple/Quadruple Occupancy applies when two/three/four people stay in one standard hotel room respectively.
*Triple/Quadruple price does not guarantee a third/fourth bed in the room since each room is equipped with 2 beds. Please check the availability at the time of check-in.
*Child enjoys the same price as adult as the 3rd/4th person in one room.
*Maximum room capacity: 4 people including adult and child/infant.

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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  • Audie Rumayar

    Audie Rumayar

    Verified Purchased 10/11/2017
    Excellent

    Will book again in near future

  • juan.card

    juan.card

    Verified Purchased 08/30/2017
    mr john

    it was a pleasure this trip i recommend to people with kids there many amusent parks and activities i enjoyed with my friends and their kids.

  • Lisa Luo

    Lisa Luo

    Verified Purchased 02/28/2017
    Good

    I like this trip!

  • julieta diaz

    julieta diaz

    Verified Purchased 02/10/2017
    Boston is much better with a friend!

    A friend came to visit me, I was super worried about what to do, what to visit, as I knew her dream was to go to Boston, the moment she told me she have bought the fly ticket, I started to look for a tour that would help me to reach my goal..., to make her dream become true but not al the same time no to spend a lot of money, so, when I found this awesome tour, I couldn't say no, I booked it, and you know, all was just perfect, the hotel, the bus, the schedule, the guide tour, the places we visited. Read full review

  • Laura

    Laura

    Verified Purchased 12/30/2016
    More than Boston

    I had so much fun with this one! i have to say, I would love to know a little bit more about Boston itself you know(buildings, streets, etc) but i had more than i asked for. If you're taking this tour, don't do it near holidays so you can h...ave a deep tour through the universities and take your power bank with you because you'll want to share all you'll see, and a normal battery can't handle it in one day. Read full review

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We want this 2 day trip to Boston from New York. on 16th of Oct.
but there are some places that I don't want to visit such as Aquarim or Science Museum.
Can I take a rest while others visit those places?
09/21/2017 17:01:20
Tours4Fun 09/21/2017 17:02:55

Dear Kim,

Thank you for your inquiry.

At the moment we do still have availability for October 16, 2017

You can coordinate with your tour guide regarding the optional attractions.

If you do not wish to take part on some attractions it will be considered free time.

http://www.tours4fun.com/2-day-boston-rhode-island-tour.html#pricing

Best Regards,
Mary
Customer Service Rep

We are a party of four planning to avail of this 2-day tour in June. Please let us know the admission fees of the places we are going including the costs of Boston Duck Tour and Boston Harbor Cruise. Also, please advise if can purchase the tour package at your office. If yes, please let us know the address. Appreciate your reply. Thanks 03/22/2017 09:53:44
Tours4Fun 03/22/2017 10:56:01

Dear Mary,

Thank you for your inquiry at Tours4Fun.

Admissions and optional tours (prices may vary due to the season and are subject to the final box office price.):
- Boston Lobster Dinner: $35.00/Adult; $30.00/Child(3-12); $35.00/Senior(62+)
- Boston Duck Tour: $41.00/Adult; $28.00/Child(3-12); $35.00/Senior(62+)
- Breakers Mansion: $24.00/Adult; $8.00/Child(3-12); $24.00/Senior(62+)
- Museum of Science, Boston: $25.00/Adult; $20.00/Child(3-12); $21.00/Senior(62+)
- Boston Harbor Cruise: $22.00/Adult; $17.00/Child(3-12)
- Yale In-Depth Tour: $10.00/person
- New England Aquarium: $28.00/Adult; $19.00/Child(3-12); $26.00/Senior(62+)

You may purchase the tour package from the office. It is located at 1151 W. 5th Street, #N100, Azusa, CA, 91702 USA

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 portion of the tour information page, then click on "BOOK NOW".

Best Regards,
Kristine
Customer Service Rep

WE are returning from Rome (Saturday, Oct.31 at 3:45 p.m. and leave to go back to Hawaii on Tuesday, Nov 3 at 9:30 p.m. We have a couple who would like to overnight and tour Washington, DC and two couples and a single who want to do the same for Boston. Do you have a tour which leaves on Sunday to fit our schedule? 08/14/2015 23:08:15
Tours4Fun 08/14/2015 23:50:52

Dear Barbara Tengan,

For the guests who wish to visit Washington D.C, we have located the following tours for them to consider:

http://www.tours4fun.com/2-day-new-york-washington-dc-and-philadelphia-bus-tour.html

http://www.tours4fun.com/2-day-washington-dc-philadelphia-baltimore-in-depth-tour-from-new-york.html

http://www.tours4fun.com/2-day-washington-dc-philadelphia-baltimore-tour.html

To visit Boston, currently we do not offer any 2-day packages. However, a 1-day tour may be an alternative:

http://www.tours4fun.com/1-day-freedom-trail-boston-bus-tour.html

For any further assistance, you may also contact our customer service team at

Tel: 1-866-933-7368 (US&Canada)
Tel: 1-626-389-8668 (International)
(24 hours a day, 7 days a week)**

We will be more than happy to help.

Thank you very much.



Best Regards,
Jason
Customer Service Rep

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