Boston Harbor Sightseeing Cruise

Enjoy One of Two Scenic Cruises Through Beautiful Boston Harbor

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About This Experience

General Information hide

Explore the sites of Boston during one of two ninety-minute scenic cruises. Choose to enjoy either the Historic Harbor Day Tour or a Boston Cruise at Sunset. No matter which adventure you select, this experience gift offers you the chance to learn more about the history and character of Boston.

The fun begins when you board the boat at Long Wharf. Here you will be greeted by the friendly Crew who will welcome you aboard. Once the Captain is ready and the ship is underway, you will have the chance to learn more about this beautiful City through the stories and narrated dialogue told. The Historic Harbor Cruise offers the opportunity to learn about Boston’s inner and outer harbors. Listen to hero tales of the Revolutionary War and local legends of the sea. The Boston Sunset Cruise is a spectacular sunset tour with the USS Constitution's sunset cannon serenade and flag lowering signaling the day's end.

So whether you are looking for fun things to do in Boston or a unique gift for friends or family, you can’t go wrong with this Boston Harbor Cruise! 

Where It's Located hide

  • Boston, Massachusetts (Historic Cruise)
  • Boston, Massachusetts (Sunset Cruise)

Who Is Included hide

The Boston Harbor Sightseeing Cruise Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant, unless additional participants are added onto the certificate. You will be joined by additional participants on this excursion.

This experience is not suitable for non-paying guests.

When It Is Offered hide

The Boston Harbor Cruises are offered May thru September, subject to availability.

Historic Sightseeing Cruise
May thru August Cruises Offered Daily at 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM

Sunset Cruise
May thru August Cruises Offered Daily at 7:00 PM
September Cruises Offered Thursdays thru Sundays at 6:00 PM

How Long Is It hide

The Boston Harbor Sightseeing Tours have a cruise length of 1½ hours and a total duration of approximately 2 hours.

Weather hide

The Boston Sightseeing Cruises take place in most weather conditions but may be rescheduled by the Captain due to high winds, heavy rain, fog or other inclement weather.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably, flat, non-marking rubber-soled shoes and layers are recommended for this open water adventure.

Additional Information hide

Price includes all taxes, however gratuity is not included and can be extended to your Captain and Crew following your adventure.

Beverages and snacks are available on the boat from the snack bar but are not included in the price of the cruise. Please note, at sea, credit/debit card transactions are sometimes not possible, so it’s a good idea to have cash on hand if you wish to purchase snacks.


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Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Boston Harbor Sightseeing Cruise Xperience require seven (7) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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