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Tour de Boston Bike Tour (Great for families)

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    Stop At: Urban AdvenTours, 103 Atlantic Ave, Boston, MA 02110-3702

    Arrive at our shop 30 minutes prior to your tour time. You'll be asked to sign a waiver and be fitted on your bike. You guide will provide an overview of the ride, what to expect, as well as our safety tips and rules of the road.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Pass By: North End, Boston, MA 02109

    Our ride will start in the North End, Boston's Italian neighborhood. You will likely smell the garlic as we roll through. At the end of your tour, you guide will be happy to recommend a restaurant or pastry shop (mmm...cannolis!)

    Pass By: Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge, Boston, MA

    Curious to know the inspiration behind Boston's new(ish) bridge? Our guides will let you know a few fun facts behind the design...

    Stop At: Charlestown Navy Yard, First Ave., Boston, MA 02129-4520

    Visit the Charlestown Navy Yard, home of the USS Constitution

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Pass By: USS Constitution, Bldg. 5, Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston, MA 02129

    During one of our first stops, you'll see "Old Ironsides" from across the water.

    Pass By: Museum of Science, 1 Science Park MBTA Green Line E train to SCIENCE PARK stop, Boston, MA 02114-1099

    Ride by the Museum of Science

    Pass By: Charles River, Cambridge, MA

    Ride along the path on the Cambridge side of the Charles River, where you'll enjoy great views of the Boston skyline.

    Stop At: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), 77 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-4307

    Ride through MIT, and see some of the notable buildings and architecture on campus.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Pass By: Charles River Esplanade, Storrow Drive, Boston, MA 02114

    Our route will take us along the river on the Esplanade, where we'll ride by the Hatch Shell, the outdoor concert stage which was made famous by the Boston Pops Orchestra, which performs during the Fourth of July fireworks.

    Pass By: Rose Kennedy Greenway, JFK Surface Road, Boston, MA 02111

    One of the city's newest parks, created during "the Big Dig". Rose Kennedy Greenway is the home of many unique art installations, gardens, splash fountains, and farmer's markets.
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    Reviewed 11 July 2019

    My husband and I only had 48hrs to see Boston. This bike tour was perfect we saw the beautiful sites and had so much fun as we hadn't been on bikes in years. Greg and Brad were so knowledgeable and friendly and kept us safe...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank angieantzo
    urbanadventours, Manager at Urban AdvenTours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2019

    Thanks for the review!!! Greg said that he enjoyed having your family on tour and hopefully we will see you guys again

    Reviewed 1 July 2019

    My wife, Ursula and I did this tour the day before we had to leave the city. I wish now that we had done it sooner. The tour was great and a good way to get oriented to what's available to see in Boston. It...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank gggailis
    Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

    This tour was one of the best bike tours my wife and I have ever taken. We have taken bike tours in several big cities across the US and Europe. A bike tour is our favorite way to see the city and get some exercise....More

    1  Thank JohnUC333
    Reviewed 10 August 2018

    There were 15 people on our tour. We had one guide, a helper to the guide, and a great mix of people on the tour. We took the City Tour, and saw most of the Boston neighborhoods over about 2.5 hours. It was safe, fun,...More

    Date of experience: August 2018
    Thank davesenske
    Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

    The tour started right in time but ended 20 minutes too late. The group was huge (around 20 people) and the skills were very unbalanced. The bikes have metal pedals and if you have bad luck they will seriously hurt your leg because sometime the...More

    Thank Mani1982
    UrbanAdvenTours, General Manager at Urban AdvenTours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

    Hi there, Our tours generally run between 2.5 to 3 hours long. After checking with our guides, it's my understanding that this tour arrived back at the shop after about 2 hours and 50 minutes - 20 minutes longer than the minimum time, but not...More

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