One day Excursion to Boston Freedom Trail

Tour beautiful Boston and discover the history of the American Revolution on this educational day trip from New York. Depart New York and travel through Connecticut and Massachusetts before arriving at the state capital, Boston, known as the birthplace of the nation. Walk back in history along the Freedom Trail to see Benjamin Franklin’s school, Paul Revere’s house, and 14 other dramatic revolutionary sites. Explore Boston Harbour, the location of the famous 1773 Boston Tea Party, where the Sons of Liberty disguised themselves and destroyed a shipload of tea in protest at British rule. The initial defiance of the Tea Party escalated into the American Revolution, and the rest is history. Then visit the USS Constitution. First launched in 1797 and named by George Washington himself, she is now the oldest commissioned naval vessel still afloat. Pause at the battlefield at Bunkers Hill, and imagine the bloodshed of the siege of Boston, where British troops suffered heavy losses at the start of the Revolutionary War. Then wander through the downtown financial district and break for lunch on your own under the beautiful vaulted ceilings of Quincy Market. After lunch take a stroll among the elms of Boston Common, the oldest city park in the United States. Then cross the Charles River to take in the leafy squares of the illustrious universities of Cambridge: Harvard and MIT. We depart late afternoon for an evening arrival into New York City. Languages English, Spanish or Italian Redeem informationVoucher type: PrintedPrinted Voucher. Print and bring the voucher to enjoy the activity. Voucher validity: same dayLocationStart point: 777 8th Avenue - New York City - USFrom September 1st the Visitor Center at 777 8th Ave will be closed, and all guests need to visit the Visitor Center at Port Authority to redeem their voucher. The Visitor Center at Port Authority in located at Port Authority Bus Terminal, 42nd St. (between 8th & 9th Avenues), New York, 10036. Entrance is on 42nd Street side, ground level.End point: Same as the starting pointScheduleOpening dates07:00 - 20:00Duration: 13 HoursGuide optionsGuide type: GuideRequirementsSmoking is prohibited in all our vehicles. Stops provided en route. Seat rotation occurs at least once a day. Tour is subject to availability; in the event date booked is not available an alternative date will be offered.

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