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Boston Private Tours - Day Tours

Boston, MA 01740
+1 978-771-4471
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Great, interesting tour

Our family visited Boston and we wanted a tour we could handle in one day. Glad we picked this... read more

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Joseph W

Had a excellent 4 hour tour around Boston with David, he was really nice and very knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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We provide great Private Tours using sedans,SUV,vans, Limo or buses. Our guides are all Local,mature and well-educated. We can meet you at your hotel, or the airport or at the Cruise-ship pier. Private Tours are a great way to see hilly Boston, in particular, because with our smaller vehicles,we have access to the "off the beaten" track neighborhoods and to the "hidden Boston" which you cannot see from a tour trolley or bus ( which are prohibited entry to residential areas of this 400 year old city), including our "Little Italy" and the 3rd largest Chinatown in the USA. Tours can be tailor made to meet most requests, and we can take you to see where Americas Revolution began in Lexington, and Concord,visit homes of authors,see Walden Pond and Harvard University ( which Gen. Washington borrowed to use as Americas first army base 1775 ), visit botanical or horticultural gardens and cemeteries, view interesting architecture, colleges ( more than 100 colleges/universities in Greater Boston !), Also Fenway Park, the Cheers Bar, site of 1st World Series, Freedom Trail and much,much more. Also, we provide private tours to Salem, the "Witch City" and to Newport,RI, coastal Maine,Cape Cod and Autumn foliage tours to Southern NH and Vermont. We love School group tours, half our guides have teaching certificates, several are published authors, and former National Park Guides, also,we accommodate handicapped visitors. Fees are reasonable. We also provide limited, long duration ,New England and the islands, overnight tours as well,please inquire.
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Boston, MA 01740
+1 978-771-4471
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Reviewed yesterday

Our family visited Boston and we wanted a tour we could handle in one day. Glad we picked this private tour. Dave was the driver and tour guide and was loaded with interesting information. We gave them an outline of the things we wanted to...More

Thank Joseph W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a excellent 4 hour tour around Boston with David, he was really nice and very knowledgeable about Boston and the surrounding areas. Visited MIT and Harvard terrific area to visit, the Science museum has a really interesting glass botanical exhibition. Would definitely recommend using...More

Thank BruceBruce13
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were four seniors wanting to do Boston for the day. I had talked to Michele a few times before we actually booked. She could have blown me off, but never did was as helpful the last as she was the first time we spoke....More

Thank gram33728
Reviewed 14 August 2017

David John was our tour guide and he was excellent! He was a wealth of historical info about the Freedom Trail, Harvard, Lexington & Concord. We had an amazing day and I would highly recommend Boston Private Tours. Ask for David to be your guide!

1  Thank Colleen M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Boston Private tours hooked up my family with Sven. She entertained my family of 11 (including 5 teens) for four hours with history of Boston. She included many stories of people and places. She took us through Boston and Cambridge. By including a chocolate shop,...More

1  Thank 653swoods
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We arranged a day tour through Boston Private Tours and had an excellent experience!! Svenja was our tour director throughout the day and she was excellent! Super pleasant, knowledgeable and a pleasure to be with. We saw Boston, Lexington and Concord. What a memorable day...More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 22 July 2017

This was a last minute decision and I'm so pleased I made the choice. David was excellent - definitely a must do.

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Svenja (Sven) our tour guide could not have been better. She picked up our party of 6 for a private tour of Boston & Cambridge with Concord & Lexington from our Ship in Boston harbor. She was delightful, extremely knowledgeable and we all had a...More

Thank Lms48
Reviewed 18 June 2017

My 16 year old son and I did a 4 hour tour with David. We had an amazing time and learnt a lot more than the usual group tours. Boston had huge crowds on the day due to sailing event, and so David was able...More

Thank Fanofglobaltravel
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I have been to Boston several times, but my husband hasn't and wanted to see the town. Svenja was our guide and she was terrific! She was so knowledgeable and personable that the day sped by. I learned so much about a city I thought...More

3  Thank Marley B
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10 July 2016|
Response from Mark M | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but you can talk to Michelle at Boston Private Tours and she can answer that. The cost is not per person. We only had two but it would have been the same for four.
Clark D
23 June 2016|
Response from Mark M | Reviewed this property |
I asked the owner this exact question and she told me $50 would be more than appreciated.