Back Bay & Copley Square Tour

Trip Highlights

Description

In this exciting and historic excursion you will learn how it earned its name and how its progressive development during the 1800’s birthed some of America’s most renowned architectural wonders. You will view Boston’s memorable mansions and grand townhouses along Commonwealth Avenue.

Tour info

Duration
3 hours
Group Size
Up to 10
Price starts at
375 USD
Languages
English

Why take this tour?

See famous Trinity Church with its Lafarge pastel stained-glass windows. Visit Boston’s Public Library and learn why it is called “The Palace Built for the People” as well as gain interesting facts such as why Boston was called the “hub of the world” and the “Athens of the West”. You will visit the Old South Church and learn of its prior home's past history as the church of Benjamin Franklin and Samuel Adams, of Phillis Wheatley and the Boston Tea Party. Stroll through the oldest botanical garden in the United States, the Public Garden. stroll along Newbury Street, Boston’s version of Rodeo Drive with many fine shops and sidewalk cafes.

 

Whether you are looking to experience a part of Boston’s history or longing to savor its unique architecture, this is a tour you won’t want to miss.

Included

  • Local Tour Guide

  • Photographic Sceneries

  • 3-hour walking tour

Things to know

Payment

Full payment is required in advance by major credit cards to reserve tour date. We also accept payments via Venmo. Every attempt is made to keep the booking calendar current but issues can arise. Alternate dates or times or full refunds will be offered if a tour cannot be offered after making an ...

Full payment is required in advance by major credit cards to reserve tour date. We also accept payments via Venmo. Every attempt is made to keep the booking calendar current but issues can arise. Alternate dates or times or full refunds will be offered if a tour cannot be offered after making an online booking.

Adjustments to cost

Adjustments to cost may be necessary if the itinerary or length of tour changes. Does not include any charges to optional sites that may charge admission.

Want to give a gift card for a tour or part of a tour? We've got you covered!

Adjustments to cost may be necessary if the itinerary or length of tour changes. Does not include any charges to optional sites that may charge admission.

Want to give a gift card for a tour or part of a tour? We've got you covered!

Custom Private Tours Cost

The cost of a custom, private tour is often less for a family than a trolley bus or duck tour because you do not pay by the person, but by the tour! Because every tour is different, costs can vary by booking. Please contact us for specific pricing information on private tours.

The cost of a custom, private tour is often less for a family than a trolley bus or duck tour because you do not pay by the person, but by the tour! Because every tour is different, costs can vary by booking. Please contact us for specific pricing information on private tours.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation of a reservation must be made at least 72 hours prior to the tour to qualify for a full refund. 50% refund between 48-72 hours.

No refunds will be issued within 48 hours of a tour.

Cancellation of a reservation must be made at least 72 hours prior to the tour to qualify for a full refund. 50% refund between 48-72 hours.

No refunds will be issued within 48 hours of a tour.

Did You Know?

Booking directly with a company and not through a third-party vendor saves that small business a lot of money. Our booking service is safe, reliable and we will not need to pay a commission to a huge online travel agency.

We appreciate you booking directly with us!

Booking directly with a company and not through a third-party vendor saves that small business a lot of money. Our booking service is safe, reliable and we will not need to pay a commission to a huge online travel agency.

We appreciate you booking directly with us!

Online booking fee

Online booking fee (5 percent) is not included in the cost of the tour and is added at checkout if booked through our website. Call us to book to save 5 percent!

Online booking fee (5 percent) is not included in the cost of the tour and is added at checkout if booked through our website. Call us to book to save 5 percent!

Booking Preference

If a particular date or time is not showing as available, or for custom tours, please call us at 866-817-TOUR or email us: info@bostontours.com

If a particular date or time is not showing as available, or for custom tours, please call us at 866-817-TOUR or email us: info@bostontours.com

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