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Boston Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley Tour

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Ride through the streets of Boston and take in the highlights with a convenient and easy hop-on hop-off trolley tour. Discover why this city is called the Cradle of Liberty! Learn about historical events including the Boston Tea Party, Paul Revere’s Ride, the Boston Massacre, and the role Bostonians played in the American Revolution on this fully narrated tour.
Highlights
  • Book ahead to reserve a spot on this Boston trolley tour
  • Listen to live commentary about the city during the ride
  • Start the adventure from any of the nine stops throughout the city
  • Explore Boston without being rushed along by a group 
  • This tour is wheelchair accessible
  • Upgrade to include a Boston Harbor cruise
What to Expect
Your Boston tour starts when you turn in your voucher at any of the nine stops along the trolley route. The stops for this tour include US Custom House/Long Wharf, Old North Church, Copps Hill Burial Ground, Constitution Museum, North Station, Government Center, Boston Common/Public Garden, Beacon Hill, and South Station/Chinatown. Once you’re onboard the trolley, listen to commentary about the city as you ride. Your guide knows the city well and has fun stories to tell. Along the route, you can hop on and hop off at any of the routes. Plan your day and move at your own pace, without feeling rushed. Your trolley tour ends when the last trolley is done running for the day. If you’re travelling to Boston anytime from May to October, you can also upgrade to enjoy a guided cruise on the Boston Harbor along with this trolley tour.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Tour departs from any of these 9 stops: US Custom House/Long Wharf Old North Church Copps Hill Burial Ground Constitution Museum North Station Government Center Boston Common/Public Garden Beacon Hill South Station/Chinatown
Departure Time
Trolleys depart every 15-20 minutes between the hours of 9:30am through 5pm.
Duration
2h
Return Details
Any of these 9 stops: US Custom House/Long Wharf Old North Church Copps Hill Burial Ground Constitution Museum North Station Government Center Boston Common/Public Garden Beacon Hill South Station/Chinatown
Inclusions
  • 45-Minute seasonal Boston Harbor Cruise (May-Oct), if option selected
  • Hop-on hop-off tour
  • Live commentary on board
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Harbor cruise, unless option selected
  • Trolley Tour Only - This ticket does not include admission to any of the featured attractions.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Seasonal Harbor Cruise add-on is only available to those who purchase that option
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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This makes for excellent overview of the city. Our driver was full of interesting tidbits of history about the area. This really made the experience. It is really difficult to use the map to determine stops. The city will not allow them to post signs on the street; therefore,
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The tour was great and quite convenient. We especially loved the way JC who was our tour guide, introduced the group to the Boston city and its history ..with all the jokes and laughing he made the tour experience informative and entertaining at the same time.
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Be warned if you are tall you may stuggle to sit in the seats,one of our party is 6'2" and could only sit on the rear seats as they had a little more room. Informative andentertaining tour guides.
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We enjoyed our Hop on Hop Off Tour of Boston. We've been to Boston about a dozen times, but never took a tour. We got a good deal on a Groupon for this tour, so we went with it this time around. Given that "hop on, hop off" was the "feature", we had several different
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This tour turned into a 2 hour wait and then 2 hour ride on a trolley. After getting out tickets, we waited for over an hour and 45 minutes for a trolley to come by that was not packed! Once we boarded the trolley we became instantly afraid of getting off at any of the stops as
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T P
Chicago, Illinois
648202
Worth the time
This makes for excellent overview of the city. Our driver was full of interesting tidbits of history about the
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Darshana T
10
Loved this tour..was really informative and enjoyable.
The tour was great and quite convenient. We especially loved the way JC who was our tour guide, introduced the
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Charlotte L
Lichfield, United Kingdom
13880
bus tour
Be warned if you are tall you may stuggle to sit in the seats,one of our party is 6'2" and could only sit on the
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Debbie F
Concord, New Hampshire
137123
A Solid Tour of the Harbor District!
We enjoyed our Hop on Hop Off Tour of Boston. We've been to Boston about a dozen times, but never took a tour. We
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Kathie F
Dayton, Ohio
20
Hop On Stay ON~
This tour turned into a 2 hour wait and then 2 hour ride on a trolley. After getting out tickets, we waited for
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GM34293
Venice, Florida
67
Best Way To See Boston
The trolley drivers are truly the Ambassadors of Boston. They are friendly, funny, and full of facts about the
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Layla M
Winston Salem, North Carolina
2917
Just ok
We bought with a Groupon so received a significant discount; had I payed full price my rating may be lower. The
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Bob and Jane K
41
Great Trip!
This is the best way to get around in Boston. We had very knowledgable drivers that helped us prioritize our
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Leila B
Manchester, United Kingdom
7937
Great way to spend a cold day in Boston
I had a few questions prior to the tour to which Mike responded to by email and was most helpful. This was a good
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Cpan2
Syracuse, New York
5622
So much fun!
We were looking for a way to see some of the city without freezing. This was perfect! Our driver Tim (or Barron
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