The Boston Total Experience tour combines the best of old and new Boston with a journey into the historic countryside towns of Cambridge, Lexington, and Concord. You'll tour to these historic locations on a luxury motorcoach to follow the route of Paul Revere and view the "Battle Trail" where the minutemen fought for their freedom. Journey past the homes of Hawthorne, Alcott and Emerson. There's a 90-minute stop at Fanueil Hall/Quincy Market. You'll have time for lunch and shopping on your own. There's also a 10-minute photo stop at Harvard Square in Cambridge.
A truly comprehensive sightseeing tour of Boston. On the red Beantown Trolley you will have a two-hour narrated tour. You can hop on and off at your leisure to get a closer look at sights of interest to you. This tour has something for everybody. And you receive a free bonus tour - either a sightseeing harbor cruise from May through October or a visit to the Mapparium from November through April. You have the option of purchasing tickets valid for either One Day or Two Consecutive Days.
Relive history with a journey back in time to Battle Trail. Visit Harvard Yard and view Cambridge Common where George Washington took control of the Continental Army. Drive along "Tory Row" past the home of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Follow the route of Paul Revere as he warned the countryside with his infamous cry of "the British are coming!" Stand on Lexington Green, where Captain Jonathan Parker and 77 Minutemen stood their ground against 700 of England's finest regulars. In Concord, travel past the homes of Hawthorne, Alcott and Emerson heading to the Old North Bridge where "...the embattled farmers stood and fired the shot heard round the world."
See magical Cape Cod in the Autumn as New England's foliage makes the area even more beautiful. Visit the Sandwich Glass Museum and a memorial to President John F. Kennedy. Take a harbor cruise, and see Hyannisport.
Shopping excursion to 170 designer outlets, all located in one attractive outdoor center located approximately 45 minutes south of Boston. Shoppers are offered incredible savings of 25 to 65 percent every day. It is no wonder that Wrentham Village has become one of the country's most popular outlet shopping destinations for visitors from all over the world.
Explore another world in another time. Journey south from Boston to historic Plimoth Plantation where you will become part of the Pilgrims' 17th century world. Objects from the museum's collection are displayed in the Exhibit Gallery and an audio-visual presentation will give you a broad overview of the 1620 Plimoth Plantation. Time is provided to explore on your own at the waterfront area. You will also have the opportunity to view the Plymouth Rock, Mayflower II (admission included) or climb Cole's Hill.
On the Witch City Tour of Salem and Marblehead by bus from Boston, you will travel north from Boston to historic Marblehead, the birthplace of the American Navy. In Marblehead, there's a visit to Abbott Hall to hear a short lecture and view the original painting "The Spirit of 76." This trip to historic Salem also visits the Salem Witch Museum. Whether it is witches or authors, museums, a cruise or shopping...you will find it in Salem.
See the stunning New England countryside, awash with the colors of Indian Summer. Visit Willard Brook State Forest and there will be several picture stops along the way. Travel past quiet ponds and ancient farms, weathered roadside taverns and sturdy colonial churches. Enjoy a hot Yankee style lunch at a quaint New England tavern nestled in the heart of the mountains. Please note that lunch is not included in the cost of the tour.
Travel from Boston to see what may be America's epitome of the "lifestyles of the rich and famous." Tour two fabulous mansions, see the fabulous Ocean Drive, many fabulous yachts and racing sailboats...and much more. It's no wonder this tour is called Fabulous Newport! 72 HOUR MINIMUM ADVANCE BOOKING REQUIRED.
Ride across the Cape Cod Canal and enter a world of sand dunes and salty beaches. Visit a memorial to President John F. Kennedy, and join a lectured sightseeing harbor cruise. There will be time for lunch on your own, shopping and strolling in the quaint towns of the Cape Cod area.
Travel from Boston to Newport Rhode Island to see how the rich and famous celebrate the holidays. Tour two fabulous mansions, travel along historic Ocean Drive and see many fabulous yachts, racing sailboats and much more!
Take a tour along the rocky coast of Maine where you'll enjoy a traditional New England Lobsterbake! Sample foods from the famous Stonewall Kitchen and enjoy some shopping at the wonderful outlets in Kittery, Maine before heading back to Boston.
Visit the JFK Library and Museum for two hours to learn about the powerful story of former President John F. Kennedy's life, legacy and leadership. In the afternoon, relax and enjoy a fully narrated tour of the historical sites of Boston on the Beantown Trolley. View some of the most well-known sites along the Freedom Trail. There's a trolley stop at the USS Constitution ("Old Ironsides") and the trolley tour includes a free 45-minute harbor cruise.