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  4. Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, Lexington, & Concord Bus Tour

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Take a 4.5-hour fully-guided Boston bus tour of the historic neighboring towns of Cambridge, Lexington, and Concord. See historic national landmarks and the houses of famous authors.
About this activity
Duration 4.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a bus tour of the neighboring towns to Boston
  • See landmarks such as the Lexington Battle Green and Harvard Yard
  • Pass by the houses of famous American authors
  • Learn how these areas played a part in the Revolutionary War
Full description
For the first part of the guided bus tour, head north crossing over the Charles River to nearby Cambridge, home to two of the world's most well-known universities, Harvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Drive by the historic Harvard Yard, which is not only the oldest part of the campus but also the center of its history. See Cambridge Common, a public park located near Harvard Square where General George Washington gathered troops during the American Revolutionary War.

Then set off for Lexington and visit Lexington Battle Green, a historic town where the American Revolutionary War began. Continues along the Battle Road Trail between Lexington and Concord which marks the path taken by British soldiers during the war. It is also the road Paul Revere took to warn Samuel Adams and John Hancock that “the British are coming”. While in Concord, see the homes of Louisa May Alcott, author of the classic novel Little Women, and essayist and poet Ralph Waldo Emerson.

As a bonus, stop by the Old North Bridge, a historic site in the Battle of Concord; the first day of battle in the Revolutionary War. Return to the original departure point. Hotel guests who were picked up, will be dropped off at their hotel after the end of the tour.
Includes
  • Bottled water
  • Live commentary on board by a professional guide
  • Small-group tour
  • Transport by private luxury tour vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
What’s Not Included
  • Food (unless otherwise specified)
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Trinity Church on St James Ave Side

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Important information
Please bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
Know before you go
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• Dress code is smart casual
• A moderate amount of walking is involved
• Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
• Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
• Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark
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From US$ 56 US$ 44.80 per person