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70-Minute Charles River Sightseeing Cruise

From US$20.48
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  • Fully narrated tour
  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
  • Choice of several departures throughout the day
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70-Minute Charles River Sightseeing Cruise
From US$20.48
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4pm Sightseeing CruiseMost Popular
Enjoy a 70-minute, fully-narrated sightseeing cruise along the Charles River, departing at 4pm.
US$20.48
11:30am Sightseeing Cruise
Enjoy a 70-minute, fully-narrated sightseeing cruise along the Charles River, departing at 11:30am.
US$20.48
1pm Sightseeing Cruise
Enjoy a 70-minute, fully-narrated sightseeing cruise along the Charles River, departing at 1pm.
US$20.48
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Overview
Enjoy a 70-minute, fully-narrated sightseeing cruise along the Charles River. Your captain and crew will both entertain and educate while pointing out the historic and cultural sights of Boston and Cambridge.
What to Expect
Enjoy a 70-minute, fully-narrated sightseeing cruise along the Charles River. Your captain and crew will both entertain and educate while pointing out the historic and cultural sights of Boston and Cambridge.

Sights include Beacon Hill, Esplanade Park, the Back Bay, Boston University, M.I.T., Harvard and countless sailboats and rowers! Cruise by Fenway Park and the Museum of Science!

There is a cash bar on board that sells, soda, beer, and wine as well as snacks.

Sightseeing cruises depart from Lechmere Canal Park at The CambridgeSide Mall. Discounted parking is available in the Mall's parking garage. Cost is $4 for the day with validation.
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1 - 5 of 9 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago
Pleasant and relaxing ride on the river!

After asking my husband if we could squeeze in a boat ride during our Boston weekend, he quickly purchased tickets for the 70 minute Charles River cruise. The boat room in the bow to stand, sit, take pictures - and the body of the boat...More

Thank lhamilt77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Relaxing

This was a nice relaxing cruise. I would of liked a guide telling us what we were seeing. It was a calm beautiful day. Staff was friendly.

Thank txfunmom
Reviewed 19 June 2018
Great time on the sightseeing cruise

My husband and I did the daytime sightseeing cruise and were very happy with it. The tour guide (I believe her name was Emma) was very knowledge, helpful, and inviting. It really makes a difference to have a good guide! We were fortunate to have...More

1  Thank LlamaJenn
CharlesRiverboat, Director of Sales at Charles Riverboat Company, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thanks for your review! We are glad you enjoyed the cruise and learned new things about our city! We look forward to having you back on board our boats in the future!

Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile
Lookong for romantic, narrated cruise...this isn't it!

Do not take sunset Cruise. If you are looking for romantic sunset Cruise with narration to explain development on the river, This is NOT that cruise. This cruise has no narration, is filled with screaming passengers enchanted to buy beer on a boat, and the...More

4  Thank violetnj
CharlesRiverboat, Manager at Charles Riverboat Company, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

We apologize that you did not enjoy the cruise! Our Sunset cruises are not narrated but we do offer daytime Sightseeing cruises that include a full narration. We would be happy to provide you with some complimentary tickets to cruise with us again! Please contact...More

Reviewed 3 July 2015
A Time To Rest & Relax

There exist attractions in Boston that will allow you to relax for a time. This hour long narrated cruise is one of them. Sailing along the Charles River you are told things about Boston and Cambridge that most likely you do not know. These small...More

1  Thank jmartibOswego_NY
CharlesRiverboat, Public Relations Manager at Charles Riverboat Company, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2015

Thank you for taking the time to review us! We are so glad to hear that you had a good time with us, we aim for our cruises to be relaxing and still provide entertainment. We hope to see you again in the near future.

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Call them on the telephone . Perhaps that will work.
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