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Boston and the Freedom Trail from New York: Day Trip

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Experience the diversity of Boston, from Bunker Hill and the Boston Common to the campuses of Harvard and MIT. Walk the Freedom Trail and see Boston Harbor, site of the Boston Tea Party – one of the major events leading up to the American Revolution.
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Duration 14 hours
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  • Walk Boston’s Freedom Trail
  • See the USS Constitution, America’s oldest commissioned Navy ship
  • Enjoy lunch on Boston Common
  • Visit the campuses of Harvard and MIT
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Depart New York along the Eastern Coast through Connecticut to Massachusetts and to its capital, Boston.

Your first stop is the city of Cambridge where will find one of the most famous and most prestigious universities in the world: Harvard. The tour starts with a walk in Harvard Yard; the oldest academic ground in America. See Widener library, then rub the shoe of John Harvard for good luck.

Continue to a panoramic tour passing by City Hall, MIT and Cambridge College. Then cross the Charles River and arrive in the center of the intellectual capital of the country. Visit Copley Square, home to beautiful Trinity church. Next up is a walk along the Freedom Trail through Boston Common Park.

Break for lunch at Quincy Market, and try the world famous Clam Chowder or a lobster roll. After lunch, visit the site of the famous Tea Party and the navy ship Constitution.

In the late afternoon, depart southwest for an evening arrival in New York.
  • Air-conditioned van or bus
  • Professional tour guide
  • Sightseeing in Boston
What’s Not Included
  • Meals
  • Gratuities

When you get there

Meeting point

The Gray Line Visitor Center New York at 07:00 777 8th Ave – Bet 47th & 48th street Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time.

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Free Wifi is provided on all Buses (not vans).