Positively New England Shore Excursion


Tour Number

Activity Level



Shore Excursion, Nature and Wildlife, First Time Visitor, City


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 3



English (fluent)

Famous sites to gorgeous views of the coast, this tour is positively New England!

This tour is great for all types of visitors to Boston. If you are visiting Boston by cruise and are looking for a tour once you reach port, this is the perfect day trip. This tends to be one of my most popular tours, as everyone enjoys seeing this memorable stretch of Massachusetts coastline. Explorer John Smith referred to this area as "the paradise of the region. "

We can begin in the city for some sight-seeing of iconic buildings and monuments. We then head south to view incredible waterfront properties, splendid beaches, and picturesque lighthouses that seem as if they were pulled straight out of a novel or movie. Plymouth is a particularly popular destination, home of Plymouth Rock and the Mayflower, but we will also explore other great places that you will not find on other tours. Many of the quaint towns to see are approaching their 400th anniversary of habitation. . . incredible!

Like all my tours, I'm happy to make customizations based on your interests and schedule. Contact me w/ any questions!


See tour description for locations and sequence. Traffic and weather may slightly affect the trip duration. I am happy to make adjustments based on your schedule and/or interests, simply let me know upon booking.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Anywhere (port, hotel, airport, etc)

End location: Anywhere (port, hotel, airport, etc)

Duration: 5 hours

The traffic and weather may cause minor delays. I am able to make adjustments to your tour depending on your schedule and preferences.


Private vehicle that will suit your group.

What’s Included

My services as a local and professional tour guide and private transportation for up to 4 people.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

40 USD - This would be for any souvenirs, snacks/lunch, admission fees at museums, etc.

What’s Extra

Food, souvenirs, entrance fees to museums/historical sites.



A Recent Review of this tour

Smitty was professional, had an extensive knowledge of Boston and its environs and we were able to see as much as possible in the time we had available to us. Would have no hesitation in recommending him to future visitors.
Jo C.

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