Guided tour

Boston: Waterfront Bike Tour

Boston: Waterfront Bike Tour

From US$ 68 per person

Enjoy a 2.5-hour family-friendly bike tour along the Boston side of the Charles River. Follow a local tour guide as you bike along the waterfront, taking in beautiful views of Boston and Cambridge.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Explore Boston during a leisurely 2.5-hour guided bike tour
  • Take in the views of Boston and Cambridge from the waterfront
  • Enjoy a relaxed bike tour as your guide safely navigates you around Boston
Full description
Spend time with family and friends on this relaxed bike tour along the Charles River. You will enjoy a 2.5-hour guided bike tour where you will see gorgeous views of the city. Begin this experience by meeting your expert guide at the designated meeting point. Here you will pick up your helmet, water, and your bicycle or electric bike, which was chosen upon booking. Please note you must be at least 16 to ride an electric bike. This relaxing route is almost entirely on bike paths along the waterfront of the Charles River and includes: •Gorgeous views of Boston and Cambridge •The famous Esplanade and Hatch shell •The Zakim Bridge •Old Ironsides – the USS Constitution From the serene bike paths on the Charles River to the historic Charlestown Navy Yard, this family-friendly tour is great for all ages and abilities.
  • 2.5-hour guided bike tour
  • Expert local guide
  • Choice of a bike or e-bike
  • Helmet
  • Local taxes and fees
  • Food or additional beverages
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People who can't ride a bike
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

Meet at the local partner's shop, 103 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, MA 02110

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • Baby seats, trailer carriages, and trailer tandems for children are available to rent, but tour pricing is the same for all ages
  • Tours may be cancelled if the weather makes for dangerous riding conditions.
  • This tour is suitable for children
  • Customers must be at least 16 years old to use an electric bike
  • The tour is roughly 75% on bike paths and 25% city-riding
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 6 reviews

Review summary

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Great ride on the riverfront to sightsee beautiful Boston. Lots of bikelanes and paths for a safe ride. Our guide Gary was super nice and very knowledgeable. Highly recommend this 2h tour, ideal for families too

July 10, 2022

Great Tour of Boston, Mike was Great!!! Easy in and easy out, everything was great!!!

October 11, 2021

This was an excellent two-hour tour around Boston, mostly on bike paths. Our tour guide was excellent. The bikes were very high quality and in good working order.

August 15, 2021

Product ID: 388140