Boston Waterfront Adventure

Tour Number

Activity Level

418526


Categories

Adventure / Active, First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: No. Children ages 16+ allowed on this tour

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

4 hour private bicycle & kayak tour of Boston Harbor & Charles River


If you like to be active while taking in the sites, this is the tour for you!
Ride along Boston's historic waterfront on a comfortable bike, from the North End to Charlestown and along the Charles River. Feel the pulse of the city as you get out and cruise along the safe and scenic bike paths that wind along Boston Harbor and the Charles River. Stop for photos and a snack along the way. Then hit the water and continue the tour by kayak or in a tour boat along the Charles. You will see Boston from the land and water while learning about local history and folklore.

** The river tour option is available from mid-May until mid-October only. Before and after these dates, the tour will continue by car along the River on the Cambridge side. Please contact me for more details.

Itinerary

Meet at Christopher Columbus Park
Get fitted for a bicycle at a nearby rental shop
Ride along the bike paths starting in on the Waterfront
Follow along to Paul Revere Park in Charlestown, under the Zakim Bridge
Continue by the Museum of Science to the Esplanade
Ride along the Boston or Cambridge Side
Stop at Kayak rental or boat tour in Cambridge
Paddle or take tour boat along the river, up to Harvard Bridge
Return by bike to Waterfront Park.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at Christopher Columbus Park, on the Waterfront. However, if necessary, I can pick you up at the Cruise Terminal or your Hotel.

End location: We will end the tour at Christopher Columbus Park, but arrangements can be made to drop you off at the Cruise Terminal, your hotel or other agreed upon location in the City.

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

For Shore Excursions you will be picked up in a comfortable mid sized SUV with A/C will accommodate up to 4 people. For a more comfortable riding experience, 2-3 people is optimal.

What’s Included

Bike rental and my services as your energetic and engaging tour guide. I will also provide bottled water and the promise of a good time!

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 dollars - Cost of Kayak or River tour and any food, beverage or souvenirs

What’s Extra

Kayak rental or River tour ticket, as well as food, beverages, souvenirs, etc.

Restrictions

I drive a 2014 Nissan Rogue SL with leather seats, panoramic sunroof & Bose sound system. This clean, comfortable SUV seats 4 guests, but is better suited for 3.

A larger vehicle can be arranged for additional cost. Please inquire if needed.

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Denise S.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/WaterfrontAdventure-BikeKayakBoston

Tours by Denise S.

See more of the tours offered by this guide.

Boston Waterfront Adventure

 unrated

4 hour private bicycle & kayak tour of Boston Harbor & Charles River

350 USD per tour

(max 4 people)

4 hours

learn more

Oysters, Brews & Views, Happy Hour Tour

 unrated

Visit your local craft breweries and enjoy some fabulous oysters!

250 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

3 hours 30 min.

learn more