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Boston Private Tours - Day Tours

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Address: Boston, MA 01740
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We provide great Private Tours using sedans,SUV,vans, Limo or buses. Our...

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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Best Tour I've Ever Been On!

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... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Marley B
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Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 I knew. She totally tailored our day to our interests and mixed the historical with... More 

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

I only had 1 full day to see the Boston area. I wanted to see Concord and Newport RI, which are in totally different directions. The company was happy to organise this. As a solo female traveller I needed to feel comfortable with my guide. Svenja was excellent. She was knowledgeable and great company. She also gave me tips on... More 

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Miramar Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

What a great trip! We had Sven as a guide and she was absolutely fabulous! She was very knowledgeable and entertaining. Highly recommend!

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Monroe, LA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited Boston the middle of November. All bus tours cease at the end of October, so we had to find a private tour. We wanted to see the Boston highlights, plus Harvard, Lexington, and Concord. Our guide, Svenja was outstanding! She picked us up promptly from our hotel and gave us a day we will always... More 

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Amarillo, Texas
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

My wife and I spent the day with Joe C. on the Boston, Lexington and Concord Tour. It was fun and very informative. Joe was a pleasure to be with and we found him to be extremely knowledgable on the local history. We especially enjoyed some of the lesser known attractions ( i.e. best local hotdog). We are fairly well-travelled... More 

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Bloomington, Indiana
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

We only had one day to pack in the sights around the Boston area. I hadn''t been there since I was a child, and my two teenagers had never been. Dave was our guide for the day and he took us to all the best of Boston, plus Lexington and Concord. Dave was very knowledgeable, very accommodating, kept the teens... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

We had Dave for 4 hours and had asked to be taken to Lexington and Concord. He picked us up at our hotel in a mini van and dropped us off at the airport. He was VERY knowledgeable and expertly answered all our questions. It was up to us how long we wanted to stay at each place he stopped... More 

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Taormina (Me)
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

I booked two tours with this company prior to arrival in Boston. The first covered Boston city,Concord,Lexington etc. Sven,my guide was punctual,extremely well informed and delightful. She managed to provide a fully comprehensive overview of the area within quite a tight timeline,pointing out several places of interest I suspect are 'off the normal route' for larger tours. Her knowledge and... More 

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Reviewed 6 October 2016

Thank you - from our early enquires with Michelle - to the follow up prior to meeting with our guide. We are very pleased with our choice of Boston Private Tours. 5 of us in our group - all had visited Boston on prior trips - but we were able to have a view of Boston this time that we... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

We were one on one with Svenja, who took us to through Boston-Lexington-Lincoln-Concord. She is so interesting, she was keen on understanding our curiosities and was sure to take care of us. I can't imagine covering the ground we covered in 6 hours on our own because she knew all the shortcuts and was an excellent navigator. She met us... More 

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