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Free Tours by Foot - Boston Tours

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Brian was just incredible...you must walk with him in Boston

We didn’t walk the entire freedom trail with this fellow, because we stopped so often to hear his... read more

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Westport, Canada
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Freedom Trail

We got much more out of doing the freedom trail with David P than if would have if we were to just... read more

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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We offer Boston walking tours at no upfront cost. Our guests decide what a tour was worth or what he or she can afford after a tour is finished. We also run pay-what-you-like Boston food tours as well as bike tours. Tours include Cambridge MA.
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Boston, MA 02116
Jamaica Plain
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All reviewsdavid pfreedom trail tourcrime tourharvard tourgreat tourthe north endbrian's tourwalking tourguide davidbeacon hillhis enthusiasmfree walkingfood tourtwo hourslittle italywould highly recommend this tourwealth of knowledge
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Reviewed today via mobile

We didn’t walk the entire freedom trail with this fellow, because we stopped so often to hear his thoughts about the people and issues around the revolution, the events leading up to it, and the rich architectural history of this city. We enjoyed every minute,...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We got much more out of doing the freedom trail with David P than if would have if we were to just do it ourselves! David P really brought the history to life. The walk he takes you on is not difficult and very doable...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Toured the North End with David P from Free tours by foot.com. Tour was exactly 2 hours as David suggested at the start. The pace of the tour was excellent. David was knowledgeable and patient. Definitely recommend this and any of the others David P....More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We very much enjoyed our tour with guide, Brian. His enthusiasm, humour and knowledge was a real treat. Brian gave just the right amount of information, spoke clearly and was animated. Highly recommend.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Took the tour last week. David P was the guide. It was a big group. He was very good and kept everyone's attention for the entire 2 hours. Highly recommended if you would like to learn more about Harvard University.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Local tour guide Brian was energetic, informative, humorous and fun. Enjoyed the tour very much - highly recommended.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I did the one mile tour of the Freedom Trail with our guide Brian. We really enjoyed the tour and were very pleased with how entertaining Brian was with stories of the history of Boston. The tour went from Boston Common to...More

Thank Ericleo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brian was an enthusiastic (sometimes, a bit too enthusiastic) and knowledgeable guide. He took us to most of the stops on the Freedom Trail and a few that weren't. He shared the usual information, plus some gems about the mood of the country at the...More

Thank LDEF5861
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brian comes with my highest recommendation. His tour should not be missed! He is extremely knowledgeable and has a great sense of humor. He packs a lot of fun facts and history along the trail. I would recommend booking him early on in your trip...More

Thank GrandTour773278
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've taken two other Free Tours by Foot, both in NYC but this tour was by far the most entertaining. Brian included humor along with historical facts. He's very enthusiastic and passionate about Boston's history. My experience was "wicked" good.

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Jamaica Plain
This Boston neighborhood feels like a distinct
community unique and separate from the bustle of other
areas. Beautiful Victorian homes, restaurants with an
emphasis on being eco-friendly and providing local and
organic food, and a large Hispanic community. Visit
Centre and South streets for restaurants, cafes, and
little shops. The Arnold Arboretum is a beautiful,
large green space well worth a visit if you venture to
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angela j
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Response from acastaldi | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I'm just seeing this question - looks like the time has passed. So sorry. For anyone else's benefit, I'll answer anyway. Go to the website freetoursbyfoot, select Boston. This forum will not allow me to post a link... More
May 15, 2018|
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Response from SandyNW | Reviewed this property |
If you take the Harvard tour, it finishes about a block from where you started. The Little Italy and North End tour finishes in the North End, not near where you started.