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Boston: Tour

Boston

Boston: Tour

Boston

Tour Snapshot

Destination: BostonType: EducationalSubject: General, History, Geography, Art, Science, Business

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There's more to Boston than the Red Sox and Bruins! Forge fresh perspectives in the birthplace of American democracy. Take your students along the Freedom Trail on a journey through American Revolutionary history, starting at Boston Common, the oldest city park, and ending at Bunker Hill. Perhaps a university campus tour before heading off to Salem and then onto Plymouth, where they will journey back to the time of the Pilgrims.

Highlights

  • Freedom Trail Walking tour
  • Harvard University Tour
  • Skywalk Observatory
  • Museum of Science
  • SAMPLE ITINERARY

Day 1

Board your motor coach and depart

Border crossing

Dinner

Meet the Streets

With your Tour Leader and a map, explore the city's points of interest and discover what makes it so unique!  Enjoy 2 slices of pizza and a soft drink while you interact at your hotel.

Night Security

Day 2

Full Breakfast

Visit the New England Aquarium

Students will increase their understanding of aquatic life and environments through exhibits that showcase diversity and highlight aquatic issues of importance.  In The New Balance Foundation Marine Mammal Center, stude nts will see the Northern fur seals in the new exhibit space with an amazing view of Boston Harbor.
 

Quincy Market and Faneuil Hall

Free time to explore the area around Quincy Market and Fanieuil Hall.  This cobblestone promenade is filled with jugglers, magicians, mimes and bands who entertain a constant influx of passersby.
 

Lunch

Freedom Trail Walking Tour (Faneuil Hall to Navy Yard)

A costumed character will bring history to life for students along Boston Freedom Trail. Join our character as they lead your group through the story of America's founding and the birth of the United States' freedom.
 

USS Constitution Warship & Museum

America's naval history is explored with a visit to the USS Constitution or "Old Ironsides", the oldest commissioned warship afloat in the world.  **The Ship is in dry dock.
 

Visit Boston’s Public Garden

Stroll through this park established in 1837.  Highlights and photo opportunities include “Make way for Ducklings” Statues, views of the famous Boston Swan Boats and 19th century Suspension Bridge.
 

Dinner

Boston Harbor Cruises - Sightseeing Cruise

From the heroic tales of the Revolutionary War to the local legends of the sea, you'll be enthralled and entertained by this narrated tour of Boston Harbor.
 

Night Security

Day 3

Full Breakfast

Fenway Park - Guided Tour

Get a behind the scenes look of America's most beloved ballpark, Fenway Park.  Groups can visit the press box and broadcast booths the .406 Club; the Dugout Seats; and Pesky's Pole.  When the field is available, fans may also have the opportunity to walk along the warning track and come face-to-face with the fabled Green Monster.
 

Harvard University Tour provided by Trademark Tours (20+ Guests)

Led by a Harvard student, the tour highlights Harvard hot-spots through a satisfying blend of in-depth knowledge, side-splitting jokes, historical accounts, and exclusive takes on student life at Harvard. 
 

Explore Harvard University and Square

Explore the grounds of Harvard University with your Tour Leader. Harvard University is the oldest institution of higher learning in the United States.  It is great area for souvenir hunters and window shoppers.
 

Lunch

Museum of Science - Self-guided visit

The Museum of Science's amazing, fun, and surprising exhibitions allow groups to explore, learn, and understand through a variety of hands on, interactive, means.
 

Dinner

Skywalk Observatory

At the Skywalk Observatory, Boston's ONLY sky-high vantage point, you'll find panoramic 360 degree views of Greater Boston and beyond. On a clear day, visibility is more than 125 km. Don't forget to explore the Dreams of Freedom Immigration Museum exhibits and enjoy "Wings Over Boston," the spectacular aerial video tour of the city. 
 

Night Security

Day 4

Full Breakfast

Board your motor coach and depart for home

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