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Boston Urban Adventures offers day tours with a local around Boston. They range from 2 hour to 9 hour adventures and uncover back streets, hidden gems, and fascinating sights. Step into the lives of locals, find out what makes the city tick, and get...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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60 Canal St, Boston, MA 02114-2030
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ellie treated us to a memorable October day in Boston. She provided us with a taste of the North End and stopped at multiple historic sights. We appreciated her passion for the city and professional insight. Our group was made up of five couples that...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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bobbarry61, Manager at Boston Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you so much for your review! We'll definitely make sure to pass along your compliments to Ellie - you're right, she's a really great guide! We really try to make all of our tours feel like time with a friend instead of a typical,...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The tour had delicious food from places tourists might not come across. We also got to see some history. Our tour guide, Bob, was very engaging and made sure to include everyone - fast and slow walkers - during the walk. I had a great...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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bobbarry61, Manager at Boston Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Odie, thank you for your great review. I really appreciate you taking the time to write this. You and your Mom were a delight to have on the tour. I am glad I got to show you some of the hidden gems in the...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were so pleased with our tour of Boston with Bob! He had an answer for all questions asked, as we explored beautiful and historical landmarks throughout the day. In between educating us, he allowed us to enjoy delicious eats and refreshments from the very...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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bobbarry61, Manager at Boston Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Beth, thanks for your awesome review! I am so glad that you enjoyed they day. Boston has so much to offer with our rich history and diverse culture. And I'm really glad you loved the chowdah!

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Even though Bob had a larger than expected group, he did an amazing job!! We learned a lot and had some great food along the way. He was funny and very knowledgeable.More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Beth S
bobbarry61, Manager at Boston Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We did have an over-sized group but you were all great! I am glad that I was able to share my city with you. The next time you are in Boston please come back and take one of our other tours. And thank you for...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Bob was great. He was well versed and full of personality. He knew his stuff and we had a great time. We got to see so much more than I had expected to see. Thanks for a great tour.

Date of experience: October 2019
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bobbarry61, Manager at Boston Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. I appreciate the kind words and i am really glad that we exceeded your expectations!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a great time! Ellie was a wonderful guide full of great information. Great food, sights, and company.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Dawn A
bobbarry61, Manager at Boston Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks so much for your review! Ellie is such a fantastic guide - she's a Boston expert! We'll make sure to pass along your compliments to her.. Reviews are so helpful, we really appreciate them. Come back out with us anytime! Cheers!

Reviewed 4 days ago

We had done a walking (only) tour of the Trail a year ago with one of those costumed docents and this one was so much more informative and interesting. Bob was an excellent tour guide, had a depth of knowledge, and was pretty funny. The...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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bobbarry61, Manager at Boston Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your great review! Glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour and that we were able to show you things in a new light. We appreciate your kind words.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Tour Guide: Tim The tour began with meeting a very energetic tour guide who was very enthusiastic about showing off his great city. Tim's passion for Boston was great and made my wife and I feel like we were learning some great Bostonian places to...More

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bobbarry61, Manager at Boston Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your review! We'll definitely make sure to pass along your compliments to Tim - you're right, he's a really great guide! We really try to make all of our tours feel like time with a friend instead of a typical,...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

I was on a girls trip to Boston and we always take a food tour where ever we go. We all enjoyed the tour and all the food stops were great. Cafe Vittoria was my favorite. The cannoli were fabulous and the hot chocolate was...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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bobbarry61, Manager at Boston Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for that great review! We are so glad that you enjoyed our North End Food Tour. We always like to take our guests to places you might not be able to find without a real local. We will be sure to pass on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommend this tour with Bob of Boston Urban Adventures. We had a group of 7 and we walked all over Boston, tasting some wonderful local food & beer and hearing the wonderful history of this historical city from a local citizen. And an added...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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bobbarry61, Manager at Boston Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your great review! Our guides are passionate about our city, both the history of Boston and the more modern culture of Boston. I am glad that I was able to share all of that with you. And i am glad that you...More

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