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Boston Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour with Optional Harbor Cruise

  • Book ahead to reserve a spot on this Boston trolley tour
  • Listen to live commentary about the city during the ride
  • Start the adventure from any of the nine stops throughout the city
Boston Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour with Optional Harbor Cruise
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Trolley Tour Without CruiseMost Popular
Fully narrated hop-on hop-off trolley tour of Boston, departing every 15-20 minutes. This option does not include the Boston Harbor Cruise.
Trolley Tour With Cruise
Fully narrated hop-on hop-off trolley tour of Boston, departing every 15-20 minutes. This option also includes a 45 minute Boston Harbor Cruise!
See Boston at your own pace on this trolley tour that allows you to hop on and hop off at nine stops along the route, providing a great way for first-time visitors to orient themselves. Trolleys run every 15-20 minutes from morning to early evening, so you never feel like you’re just waiting around for a ride. Upgrade to include a harbor cruise if you're visiting between May and October.
What to Expect
Your Boston tour starts when you turn in your voucher at any of the nine stops along the trolley route. The stops for this tour include US Custom House/Long Wharf, Old North Church, Copps Hill Burial Ground, Constitution Museum, North Station, Government Center, Boston Common/Public Garden, Beacon Hill, and South Station/Chinatown.

Once you’re onboard the trolley, listen to commentary about the city as you ride. Your guide knows the city well and has fun stories to tell. Along the route, you can hop on and hop off at any of the routes. Plan your day and move at your own pace, without feeling rushed.

Your trolley tour ends when the last trolley is done running for the day.

If you’re travelling to Boston anytime from May to October, you can also upgrade to enjoy a guided cruise on the Boston Harbor along with this trolley tour.
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Reviewed today
Trolley Tour of Boston

While this was not my favorite hop on hop off tour we had the BEST driver ever ! Hugo was amazing and entertaining. The problem with the tour is that it does not actually go by most of the sights you want to see you...More

Thank Jimmie G
Reviewed yesterday
Had a wonderful day .

Loved the day all around Boston.tour was a big help ,he was very informed about the history of Boston.

Thank Donna L
Reviewed yesterday
its fun

got off a cruise ship hopped on the on and off glad I did easy way to see the city spend a few hours see the city get a little taste of the city

Thank elliot m
Reviewed yesterday
Stops hard to find; trolleys are full too many times!

If you prepay, you must still go and exchange your 'ticket' at stop #1. Once on, make sure you get off at the closest stop to multiple sights you want to see as the next trolley coming along will probably be full and leave you...More

Thank MikeTampaFL
Reviewed 3 days ago
Scam booths

I had booked the trolley with cruise tour, and was told when we went to the informational booths near the cruise boat, "they didnt honor the cruise boat voucher anymore". Paid the additonal money for the cruise tour, but hope this knowledge will prevent further...More

Thank lmartin679
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21 September 2018|
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Response from debv50 | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of a trolley that goes to Harvard. However, there is another trolley company that operates in Boston. The only other one I saw was orange and green and the vehicle looked like a trolley.
Winnifred D
1 September 2018|
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Response from gobproperty | Reviewed this property |
THe Cruise portion was marked N/A when I booked the hop-on/hop-off. So what I did was book the tour; get there early and bought the cruise portion (less offerings daily) on site. We did the cruise first, then the bus... More
29 August 2018|
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Response from drsteve76 | Reviewed this property |
I cannot say for certain, but if you go near the Harbor/ Aquarium area and the marketplace is not far from there, you can most likely get any info you need. I had strangers come up to me and ask me what I was looking for... More