American History Bus Tour: Boston to Cambridge, Concord, and Lexington
This fascinating historical half-day trip from Boston takes you to the famous nearby Massachusetts cities of Cambridge, Lexington and Concord with a leap back in time during the American Revolution. Journey along the Battle Road Trail, follow the route Paul Revere took as he warned the countryside with his infamous cry of "the British are coming!" Visit Harvard Yard and Cambridge Common, where George Washington took control of the Continental Army. You’ll also stand on legendary Lexington Battle Green – the site of the infamous Battle of Lexington where 77 Minutemen stood their ground against 700 of England’s finest regulars– and pass the homes of Nathaniel Hawthorne, Ralph Waldo Emerson and visit the family home of Louisa May Alcott, "Orchard House". Your expert guide will teach you all about this area’s prominent role in the Revolutionary War and the Civil War while taking you to the cities’ most famous sights and off-the-beaten path locales.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Brush Hill Tours, 8 Park Plz, Boston, MA 02116-3952
Tour ends back at the Boston Office.
Duration: 10 minutesStop At:
Lexington Green, Bedford St, Lexington, MA 02420-4403
Duration: 40 minutesPass By:
Battle Road Trail, Concord, MA
Follow the trail of the American RevolutionariesStop At:
North Bridge, 174 Liberty St Minuteman National Historical Park, Concord, MA 01742-1705
View the bridge where the first battle in the American Revolutionary war took place.
Duration: 20 minutesPass By:
Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House, 399 Lexington Rd, Concord, MA 01742-3712
Learn about the Alcott's home in Concord.Pass By:
Cambridge Common, Garden Street & Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138
16 acre park located in Harvard SquarePass By:
Charles River, Cambridge, MA
View the river that separates Cambridge from Boston bordered by the beautiful 17 mile stretch of land known as the Esplanade.Pass By:
Ralph Waldo Emerson House, 28 Cambridge Turnpike, Concord, MA 01742-3700
Home of famous American philosopherPass By:
Harvard Square, 18 Brattle St Ste 352, Cambridge, MA 02138-3755
View sites as you pass through Harvard Square; Harvard UniversityPass By:
Buckman Tavern, 1 Bedford St, Lexington, MA 02420-4339
Pass by without stopping Pass By:
Longfellow House Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site, 105 Brattle St, Cambridge, MA 02138-3407
Pass by without stopping Pass By:
Charles River Esplanade, Storrow Drive, Boston, MA 02114
River separating Boston and CambridgePass By:
Harvard Museum of Natural History, 26 Oxford St, Cambridge, MA 02138-2932
View sites as pass through Harvard Square; Harvard UniversityStop At:
Minute Man National Historical Park, 174 Liberty St, Concord, MA 01742-1705
The more than 900 acres of this national park run along the route of the battle of Lexington and Concord.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"Starting October 1, 2019 a $5.00pp fee will be charged by the National Park Service for entry into the Minute Man National Park. Entry fee is included with the price of your tour."
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 5 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
1: 8 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116, USA
2: Massachusetts, USA
3: Cambridge, MA, USA
Traveler pickup is offered
For those not using a hotel pick up, please meet at the Gray Line Ticket Office/Transportation Bldg. located at Park Sq., l0 Park Plaza on the Charles St. South side., next to P.F. Chang’s. Please arrive no later than 8:45am.
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.