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Boston Duck Tours

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Hop aboard Boston's Original and World Famous, Boston Duck Tours and enjoy a fully narrated, historic tour of Boston in a WWII style amphibious vehicle that travels on land and water. You'll be greeted by one of our legendary ConDUCKtors, who'll be...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
53 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02199-7658
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+1 617-267-3825
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I did the Duck Tour on Monday, 29th October. We boarded ‘the Duck’ on Huntington Street around 12noon. Having done it previously in July 2008, we were really looking forward to renewing the experience. Boy, were we in for a disappointment! Our...More

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Reviewed yesterday
Review of: Boston Duck Tour

Its amphebias veihacle that runs over land and water. it's around an hour tour and gives you a histroic view of the city

Thank DanielF9392
Reviewed 2 days ago
Review of: Boston Duck Tour

First time we’ve ever done the Boston Duck Tour even though we’ve lived in the area most of our lives, we loved it! It’s a fantastic tour of a city full of so much history. The narrator was very knowledgeable and told us little known...More

Thank Paula54
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I wasn’t fully on board (!!) with my friends when they suggested this but I’m glad we did it. The tour was good fun, informative and gave a different perspective of the great city that is Boston as well as lots of history. I really...More

Thank stuartlawrence123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was totally against doing this, but the tour actually went throughout the city and gave a little history lesson and me an idea of where everything is located - I really liked that. I did not care about the water boat ride part.

Thank crazichell007
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun fun fun.. start at the museum of science! Definitely the best way to discover Boston.. many new things to discover

Thank 782SamuelS
Reviewed 1 week ago

Riding inside the amphibious 'duck/bus' is a real treat. We took our niece and her young daughter a few years back. We laughed.............the driver/tour guide is always humorous and very attentive to the young people aboard. When the duck boat enters the water, the sensation...More

Thank Cheryl103
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
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My wife and I have come around on these city tours as they do give you an introductory overview of a place you may have never been to before; plus you can provide the weary traveler, often just off the plane, with a chance to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
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My family and I wanted to take in the city and be entertained at the same time. We were not disappointed! The tour of Boston was outstanding and the commentary was top notch! Our tour guide was very knowledgeable filling us all in on facts...More

Thank twhp23
Kate C, Guest Relations Manager at Boston Duck Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are happy to see you enjoyed the tour. You're welcome! Thank you so much for the review and, I hope we see you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Review of: Boston Duck Tour

We were only in Boston for one day, so we wanted to do some sort of tour to allow our tween daughter to get a feel for the city. We had hoped for more history in the tour, but were disappointed in that respect. Our...More

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October 13, 2018|
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Response from Rowena F | Reviewed this property |
Call their 800 number. I wouldn't go on it between Nov and Feb. It's too cold!!
July 27, 2018|
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Response from Alero01 | Reviewed this property |
We went on Monday, early afternoon. There were no issues with traffic. If it’s cool or windy day, take a jacket because it will be chilly on the tour.
Renae L
July 11, 2018|
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Response from tuxedogirl12 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they go until 6.. make sure it’s a nice day and calm waters.