Boston Tours from New York

Package Summary

  • Duration For Tour: 4 5
  • Start City: New York
  • End City: Boston
    Highlights: Visit Boston (Boston Harbor Cruise, Harvard University, Massachusetts State House, MIT, Museum of Science, Quincy Market, Trinity Church), Newport (Breakers Mansion), Marthas Vineyard (Alpaca Farm, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard Island Ferry, Mini Island Tour, Oak Bluffs), Cape Cod, Plymouth. Inclusions: 4 nights hotel accommodation

$ 465 ( Starting From Per Person )

Overview
Boston is one of the country's oldest, proudest cities. Visitors should be sure to check out Quincy Market for a bite to eat and the campuses of Harvard University and MIT,two of the most prestigious universities in the world.Besides, Boston is also a great departure point for visits to New York, Washington, DC, and more.
New York City comprises 5 boroughs sitting where the Hudson River meets the Atlantic Ocean. At its core is Manhattan, a densely populated borough that's among the world's major commercial, financial and cultural centers. Its iconic sites include skyscrapers such as the Empire State Building and sprawling Central Park. Broadway theater is staged in neon-lit Times Square.

New York - Boston (190 miles)

In the morning, guests will head to Boston from New York City, upon arrival, guests will be picked up and head to Quincy Market for lunch. In the afternoon, guests will visit Boston Museum of Science, and see Trinity Church. And also take the famous Boston Duck Tour. Guests will have the chance to enjoy the famous Boston Lobster for dinner. Then, guests will head to hotel for rest.

Boston, MA Boston is a city as beautiful as it is historically significant. Visitors can walk the Freedom Trail and see where the seeds of the American Revolution were sown or visit the North End and look out over the harbor.

  • Trinity Church Trinity Church is located in Boston's upscale Back Bay neighborhood. It is a parish of the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts, and the elaborate and ornate building has become a landmark and icon in downtown Boston.
  • Quincy Market Quincy Market in the Faneuil Hall marketplace of downtown Boston is a historic building that still serves as a souvenir marketplace and food court today. The area has expanded to include two other marketplace buildings as well.
  • Museum of Science This exciting museum on the Charles River is filled with interactive exhibits to delight visitors of any age. Spanning all branches of science, it is also home to the Mugar Omni Theater, New England's only domed IMAX theater.
  • Boston Duck Tour Boston's famous Duck Tours are a way unlike any other to see the best the city has to offer! The fun begins as soon as you board your "DUCK", an authentic, renovated World War II amphibious landing vehicle.
  • Boston Lobster Dinner At one time, lobster was considered low-class food, barely fit to be used as fertilizer. Not so today-- the most elite are willing to shell out a fortune for a good lobster, and Massachusetts is famous for its shellfish.

Standard Hotel: Holiday Inn Mansfield- Foxboro area or equivalent

Martha's Vineyard (187 miles)

Today, we will leave Boston and drive down the Massachusetts coastline, boarding a ferry to Martha's Vineyard. Once there, we will take a tour of the island, visiting places like an Alpaca Farm. We will also visit the villages of Edgartown and Oak Bluffs, and have a Mini Island tour. In the evening, we will return to Boston.

Marthas Vineyard, MA The largest island not connected to mainland by a bridge or tunnel on the East Coast of the United States. Beautiful beaches, grand mansions, great restaurants and shops are all around on the island.

  • Martha's Vineyard Island Ferry The Martha's Vineyard Ferry carries passengers between the island and the shores of Cape Cod, the only way for tourists to reach the island if they do not own a private vessel.
  • Alpaca Farm This farm is a truly unique location on Martha's Vineyard, where alpacas are bred and raised. Come visit these unique, quirky animals and walk the quaint, open farmlands.

Opening Hours: Mon - Sun Sep - May 10:00am - 4:00pm, Mon - Sun Jun - Aug 10:00am - 5:00pm

  • Oak Bluffs This tiny town on the island of Martha's Vineyard is the first thing many people see when they arrive for their vacation. It most loved for its "gingerbread cottages" and other historic buildings from the late 1800s.
  • Edgartown This small town comprises the eastern part of Martha's Vineyard. It is an extremely popular tourist spot due to its ease of access, historical significance as a whaling town, and gorgeous beaches and other ocean scenery.
  • Mini Island Tour This is a quick but comprehensive way to see the island of Martha's Vineyard. We will see one of the island's quaint lighthouses and visit the local alpaca farm, as well as receiving a bus pass for our time.

Standard Hotel: Holiday Inn Mansfield-Foxboro Area or similar

Boston - Plymouth - Newport - Boston (142 miles)

Today we will venture south to historic Plymouth, where we will see Plymouth Rock, visit Plimouth Plantation, and the Mayflower II, Plimoth Grist Mill. We will also learn about the history of the local Wampanoag Native American tribe. Afterward, we will continue to Newport, RI to visit the illustrious Breakers Mansion, before returning to Boston.

Plymouth, PA An incorporated borough in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States, situated in the rich hard coal fields of Pennsylvania.

  • Plimoth Plantation The Plimouth Plantation in Plymouth, MA is a fully-functioning historical town set in the year 1627. The complex also contains a recreation of the Mayflower, a craft center, a small farm animal zoo, and a movie theater.Price includes Mayflower II visit.
  • Plymouth Rock Plymouth Rock in Plymouth, Massachusetts is an important cultural landmark in the Unites States. It is considered to be the place where European pilgrims first landed and established what would become the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in 1620.
  • Plimoth Grist Mill Nestled alongside bucolic Town Brook, and just a short walk from the waterfront and Mayflower II, the Plimoth Grist Mill tells the story of the grist (corn grinding) mill built by the Pilgrims in Plymouth Colony. After more than a decade of laboriously grinding corn by hand in wooden mortars, the colony authorized the construction of a water-powered corn grinding mill on Town Brook in 1636.
  • Mayflower II will leave Plymouth for major repair starting Nov. 1, 2016, return time is estimated in 2018. Mayflower II A replica of the original 17th century ship that ferried the Pilgrims across the Atlantic before they founded the Plimoth Plantation settlement, the Mayflower II allows visitors to get an idea of what the voyage to the New World meant.

Newport, RI Newport is a high end New England seaport town, extremely popular among the mega-rich of America. Travel along Ocean Drive to get beautiful scenic views and see the magnificent Breakers Mansion. It is a short drive from Boston.

  • Breakers Mansion Newport, Rhode Island is known across the country as a haven for the elite, and the Breakers Mansion, built by the Vanderbilt family as a "summer cottage" epitomizes the wealth and opulence that has come to characterize the town. (Mandarin Chinese audio tour is now available!)

Standard Hotel: Holiday Inn Mansfield-Foxboro Area or similar

Boston - Provincetown - Boston (124 miles)

In the morning, after guests have been picked up in Boston, we will drive to Cape Cod and take the express ferry to Provincetown, where we will walk around and enjoy the wonderful weather. At the end of the day, we will return to Boston.

Plymouth, PA An incorporated borough in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States, situated in the rich hard coal fields of Pennsylvania.

  • Express Ferry Take the Express Route to Provincetown and get there in half the time it would take to drive. Enjoy a narrated tour of historic Plymouth Harbor as we get under way, followed by a fast, comfortable ride across Cape Cod Bay

Cape Cod, MA

  • Provincetown Located at the very tip of the Cape Cod peninsula, Provincetown, Massachusetts is a historical beach town popular with tourists from all over the world. The pilgrims on the Mayflower landed in this located back in 1620.

Standard Hotel: Holiday Inn Mansfield-Foxboro Area or similar

Boston - New York (190 miles)

Today we will take a city tour of Boston. Our stops include Harvard University, MIT and Massachusetts State House. Later, guests will have self-guided tour or take Boston Harbor Cruise . After lunch, we will conclude our tour and head back to New York City, arriving in the evening. See "Departure and Return Details" for pickup and drop-off information.

Boston, MA Boston is a city as beautiful as it is historically significant. Visitors can walk the Freedom Trail and see where the seeds of the American Revolution were sown or visit the North End and look out over the harbor.

  • Harvard University One of the most famous institutions of higher learning in the world, Harvard University in Cambridge, MA has been standing since 1636, making it the oldest university in the United States. Tourists come for both history and the architecture.
  • MIT The Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts is a research university known the world over for its highly selective and intense academics, and MIT alumni include 24 Nobel Prize winners and 22 Rhodes Scholars.
  • Massachusetts State House Perched grandly atop Beacon Hill, the Massachusetts State House has been the location of Massachusetts government since 1798. This iconic domed building houses the governor's offices and the state legislature. Tours must be scheduled in advance.
  • Boston Harbor Cruise For hundred of years, Boston Harbor has been a place of dramatic importance in the United States. Now guests can experience it in a whole new way with an exciting boat tour of the area.

Terms & Conditions

BOOKING AND RESERVATION

  • All tours are for early booking, tour operator suggests the each passenger should book tour at least 3 weeks before departure date. Passenger may make reservation via email; however, seats will not be assigned until the deposit has been paid. At time of reservation, passenger may require to provide name, phone number and address and specify designated tour and date of travel.

SEAT ASSIGNMENT

  • All seats are pre-assigned with numbers; seat assignment is based on a first come first serve basis after down payment.

TRAVEL DOCUMENTS

  • Each passenger must carry a valid travel document. (Valid visa for countries needed) (E.g. Green Card, Passport, Re-Entry Permit, and etc.) Tour operator is not responsible for lost or stolen personal items.

CANCELLATION OR CHANGE POLICY

    All cancellations or changes of date must comply with the following details: (Notification day and departure day are not counted)

  • 25% of total fee will be charged if cancel or change more than 14 days before departure (not including departure date).
  • 50% of total fee will be charged if cancel or change within 8 to 14 days before departure date (not including departure date).
  • 75% of total fee will be charged if cancel or change within 4 to 7 days before departure date (not including departure date).
  • Absolutely NO refund (exchangeable) on all cancellations or postponements within 3 days prior to departure (not including departure date).
  • All concert tickets and bus tickets are NOT refundable or exchangeable.
  • Passenger must present ticket(s) at time of refund; all refunds will be issued by company check or credit card only. (Absolutely NO cash refund).
    There is 6% handling fee add-on to the above penalties.

BOARDING TIME AND PLACE

  • All passengers must arrive 30 minutes before departure time. All passengers must show photo ID and boarding pass or tickets for boarding; absolutely no boarding without tickets. Departure time and boarding location will be confirmed after reservation is made.

TRAVEL INSURANCE

  • Tour operator is not responsible for any loss of or damage to personal items, or personal injury that may occur on or during the tour. It is optional that passengers to buy travel insurance, for more information, please consult your travel agent.

RESPONSIBILITY

  • Tour operator reserves the right to substitute hotels and alter itinerary, withdraw any tour and make any desirable alteration for the convenience of the operation of the tour.
  • Tour operator reserves the right to alter the tour program and itinerary order may be different than displayed online, the tour guide will arrange it accordingly depending on the traffic, hotel arrangement, and attractions opening time, etc.
  • Tour operator reserves the right to cancel the tour prior to departure for any reason. By accepting our policy, the passenger must agree that the tour operator shall hold no responsibilities in itinerary alterations, delays or cancellation strikes, sickness, theft, loss, accidents, weather or any other causes.
  • Each group requires a minimum of 10 passengers to operate a departure. The tour operator reserves the right to cancel a departure due to not meeting this basic requirement. Liability to such cancellation is limited to full refund of money received by us, and this will constitute full settlement with Tour Department.
  • Tour operator reserves the right to decline to accept or retain any tour member at any reason before or during the tour.
  • All prices are subject to change without prior notice.
  • All itineraries are subject to change without notice.
  • All passengers must obtain a valid passport and all entry / exit visa as required by immigration regulation.
  • If passenger has any special request to leave the tour in a certain place during the tour, it is their responsibility to notify tour operator in advance to confirm upon booking the tour.
  • Passenger must be self-reliant; those who require assistance must be accompanied by a friend or relative. Tour operator is NOT able to provide individual assistance for any passenger.
  • Passengers should inform the escort or hotel reception if they are to use the hotel swimming pool. All children should be accompanied by their parents while using the pool. No life guard on premises, swim at your own risk.
  • Passenger(s) are responsible for his or her belonging(s). Tour operator will NOT longer provide services to track or trace any personal item(s).

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation

Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a receipt of booking by email. Within 36 hours of submitting your reservation you will receive a confirmation email confirming the booking status. The tour requires a minimum number of passengers to operate so reconfirmation two days prior to the departure date is required. If you are planning to take flight to join the tour, please call us to confirm the tour before booking flight tickets.

Redemption

You will receive an confirmation email (e-ticket) after your order is received. Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, is included on e-ticket. You must print the e-tickets and take them along on your trip; they are your proof of purchase.