Feel the pulse of Massachusetts, in the Boston area and beyond, as you go on tours, see attractions and get outside.
From the stunning Boston skyline to the thrilling whitewater rivers, you will never be bored traveling this state. Go on an exciting tour of the Boston Harbor, see a legendary performance, fly a 737 airplane or get your adrenaline pumping as you raft through the rapids. No matter what your adventure, you can find it in Massachusetts.
Liberty Fleet of Tall Ships
Experience the charm of the Boston Harbor as you sail in a traditional tall ship, an old-fashioned schooner with large sails and two masts. Hoist the sails, take the helm and sip cocktails while you admire the stunning Boston skyline and harbor. Take your pick of four experiences, including a day sail, brunch sail, sunset sail, and a rum and revelry sail. Liberty Fleet even gives you the opportunity to spend the night on the decks of the fleet while anchored in the Boston Harbor.
The towering mast of a Liberty Fleet Tall Ship
Boston Duck Tours
Hop aboard a World War II-style amphibious landing vehicle, nicknamed “DUCK,” and journey around Boston on a fun and interesting narrated tour. You’ll see many Boston landmarks, including the golden-domed State House, Bunker Hill, Boston Common, Prudential Tower, Quincy Market and much more. The end of your trip is marked by a “Splashdown,” where the vehicle literally enters the Charles River for a riverside view of the beautiful Boston skyline.
Old Town Trolley Tours
Experience the best of Boston when you take an Old Town Trolley tour. Hop on the trolley and see Downton, Beacon Hill, Back Bay, the Theater District and the Waterfront District. See a place you want to explore further? Simply hop off the trolley and resume your ride later at one of 19 trolley stops. This sightseeing excursion offers double-decker views with three tour packages to choose from: Ghost and Gravestones Night, Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum, and the Old Town Trolley Tour.
Old Town Trolley Tours, an exciting sightseeing tour with flexible hop on/hop off ticketing
Blue Man Group
The popular performance arts group performs in over 20 countries and has been seen by more than 35 million people around the world since 1991. The show is a dynamic combination of art, music, comedy and technology. This unique, multisensory experience is continually refreshed with new music, stories and instruments so even if you’ve seen a Blue Man Group performance before, chances are you haven’t seen this one. The Boston show in the Charles Playhouse in the heart of the Theater District.
A multisensory experience at a Blue Man Group show
Flight Experience Boston
You’re in the captain’s seat and at the controls of a Boeing 737-800 airplane at Flight Experience Boston. This immersive flight simulator uses the latest technology as you take off, cruise and land the plane. You’ll be accompanied by a trained flight instructor with a real pilot’s license who will lead you through the thrilling experience, which is in Burlington, north of Boston. Choose from thousands of real-life airports, create your own flight route and take off in a simulated flight experience that is unlike any other.
Choose from five white-water rafting experiences, from easy to advanced, in full- or half-day adventures on beautiful rivers in the northern Berkshire Mountains of western Massachusetts. Whether you’re looking for an easy paddle in a kayak, or to fly through the rapids for a bouncy, thrilling ride, CrabApple Whitewater has a trip that’s perfect for you. Each outing includes a picnic lunch or snack and a knowledgeable and experienced guide. When you’re done on the rapids, stay at the base camp, where you can relax in a hot tub, dine in the restaurant and spend the night in a comfortable room.