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  • Boston: Whale Watching Catamaran Cruise

    1. Boston: Whale Watching Catamaran Cruise

    Go whale watching off the coast of Boston on a comfortable, high-speed catamaran with maximized outdoor and indoor viewing capacity. Getting you to and from the whales in less time means you get more time to actually watch them on your 3.5-hour trip.

    Benefit from the best guided experience, with professional researchers from the Whale Center of New England, the region's foremost authority on whale populations, on-hand to provide you with expert commentary.

     

    After you find your crew at the dock, board the high-speed catamaran that offers the fastest, most comfortable way to explore the Atlantic. 

    Make the most of the 3 outside viewing decks, climate-controlled cabin space with cushioned seating, tables, state-of-the-art sound and video systems, and a galley offering snacks an...

    It was great to see the mom and calf But when you have 40 people trying to het in an area 20 people fit. Well. There ya go.

  • Boston 90-Minute Historical Sightseeing Cruise

    2. Boston 90-Minute Historical Sightseeing Cruise

    Take to the open sea for a fully narrated 90-minute tour around Boston Harbor, bringing your history book to life. Immerse yourself in Boston's history as you cruise past the oldest commissioned ship in the US Navy, the USS Constitution, marvel at the Tea Party ships, and catch a glimpse of the Old North End Church. From the hero tales of the Revolutionary War to the local legends of the sea, you’ll be entertained and enthralled. Other highlights you’ll see include the nation’s oldest continuously manned lighthouse, the Harbor Islands National Park Area, Boston’s working port and examples of extravagant waterfront living.

    The sightseeing cruise was nice but there was no 11 am cruise. The company gave us seats on the noon cruise without a problem but we wasted an hour by getting to the dock for a cruise that didn’t exist. Don’t use Get Your Guide for booking. Try to go directly to the provider.

  • Boston Harbor: Fall Foliage Luncheon Cruise

    3. Boston Harbor: Fall Foliage Luncheon Cruise

    Step aboard your yacht and settle into a seat in the climate-controlled observation cabin or on the open top deck. Once your captain has lifted the anchor, you are welcome to move around the boat and get your hands on a beverage from the bar.  As part of your ticket, enjoy a gourmet buffet-style lunch. Freshly-made seasonal items such as an assortment of sandwiches, fruit, chips, and desserts will be served directly to you. This cruise is excellent for families, friends exploring Boston and surrounding areas, and visitors or locals looking for a unique and relaxing afternoon adventure. Join the people that are drawn to New England every year thanks to its vibrant foliage. Capture the unique colors of fall on the Boston Harbor Islands while hearing stories about pirates and ghosts that haunt the islands. Find out how the islands have played an integral role in fortifying Boston in ever...

  • Boston Harbor: Winter Holiday Weekend Brunch Cruise

    4. Boston Harbor: Winter Holiday Weekend Brunch Cruise

    Take a relaxing 2-hour morning cruise through the Boston Harbor during the holiday season in the warm, cozy, and festively decorated interior of your boat. While aboard, warm up with a cup of hot cocoa from a hot chocolate bar and enjoy the harbor sites. Enjoy a hot and freshly prepared three-course brunch as you soak in the panoramic views of Boston Harbor.  First course Pastries, Scones and Croissants, Fresh fruit and berries Yogurt Cranberry granola Bagels and lox Second course Scrambled eggs with herbs and cheese Roasted potato hash Bacon and smoked ham Winter salad Third course Peppermint bark chocolate squares and pumpkin bread pudding

    A wonderful, entertaining and relaxing experience. The atmosphere of the boat and Boston Harbor, the food, as well as a running commentary of Boston's sites made for a great experience. The food was delicious and the crew provided a great experience.

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What people are saying about Boston Waterfront

Overall rating

3.8 / 5

based on 7 reviews

I honestly thought it would be like finding a needle in a haystack — a large needle in a large haystack — and resigned myself to likely just having a nice day on the ocean. But then we saw blows and flipper slaps and eventually humpbacks bowing out of the water and then tail whips before diving. And multiple whales! It was an amazing experience and a bucket list one at that. The whole excursion made the whole Boston trip!

Such an amazing experience! The guides shared such important and interesting information throughout. We saw more whales than I could have ever imagined and I truly enjoyed hearing about each individual’s whale’s story!

Saw- 7-8 whales. Good experience. No jumping though like shown in the picture. Lol. That would have been real cool

Great weather day, two humpback breaches, two waves to the boat with their fin and multiple, specatacular dives.

Narrator was very detailed she spoke clearly Very interesting cruise