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Boston Custom Tours. We offer tours throughout New England given by experienced guides. History, nature, architecture, food, sports and all things fun. Enjoy a day absorbing all the area holds, as told by two natives of Ireland who have made this...more
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My family toured with Declan during our recent Fall Break trip to Boston. Booking was super easy and we made the most of our day covering a ton of ground and learning a lot about the history of Boston. Declan was fun and witty and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Three ladies with just one day: One had never been to Boston, one was there a very long time ago, and the third had been there a lot, and we all loved touring with Declan! We booked a "loose" 3 hr tour with him and...More

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Declan K, Owner at Boston Custom Tours - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for this nice review. This tour was likely to be a nice day from the get go with 3 carefree ladies on vacation. They had somewhat mixed interests so a bit of this and a bit of that and their sense...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met DeClan at Dunkin Donuts just a short walk from the Cruise pier. Learned 6 new things about the Revolution before we pulled out of his parking spot. Vehicle was clean and comfortable. For the next fours hours had a FANTASTIC Experience seeing Boston and...More

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Declan K, Owner at Boston Custom Tours - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

This really is why I work on my own whereas I could have stayed with my initial employer. If and when this couple return I will be taking them out as a friend and we can toss a coin to see who will buy dinner,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want an interesting and in-depth tour of Boston, then go with Declan. My wife and I had so much fun on our trip. I’m a history buff and Declan did not disappoint. Not only is he a funny and nice man, he is...More

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Declan K, Owner at Boston Custom Tours - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

What a great time I had with this couple. Having a fellow like this is a dream for a serious guide because his level of knowledge is high and his interest is higher so I click it up a notch. I never know my exact...More

Reviewed July 23, 2018

My mother and I had one day in Boston before departing on a 2 week cruise...I contacted Declan to show us around for the day....our day was fabulous! He asked before hand what our interests were and tailored his information and our stops to what...More

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Declan K, Owner at Boston Custom Tours - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Thank you very much for this nice review. Most any guide would have had a good tour because I was in the company of a charming Southern Lady and her mother.It was the picture of what I would have had of a different America in...More

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

My 15 year old son and I spent 8 days in Boston. Our first full day there was spent with Declan. I had communicated with Declan by email to tell him what we were interested in. He always responded quickly. Declan picked us up at...More

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Declan K, Owner at Boston Custom Tours - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

Thank you very much for these kind words. Some tours go better than others and obviously everyone has their mediocre days as well. I reckon the quality of any tour depends on the listener and your son was ideal. I was delighted with our day...More

Reviewed June 26, 2018

We took a half day private tour of Boston with Declan last week and had a great time! Declan was easy to work with from planning our tour and always responded quickly, etc. He picked up our family at the Boston Seaport hotel and took...More

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Declan K, Owner at Boston Custom Tours - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2018

Thank you very much for this nice review. I nearly always have a very nice day with people from Minnesota and a very recent review is also from there. I am glad you enjoyed the day as I was rushed getting there after another engagement....More

Reviewed June 22, 2018

Having just one day to spend in Boston, it was important for my husband and me to get the most out of our time. Although I’m a bit hesitant when it comes to tours in general, I quickly changed my mind when I saw this...More

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Declan K, Owner at Boston Custom Tours - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2018

Thanks a million for these kind words. I have a friend who became a tour guide and I once asked him why he wanted to be a guide. He just said, "I like showing people around". My day with you certainly fitted that sentiment. I...More

Reviewed June 19, 2018

Having read the reviews of Declan's tour, I tried to book with him 2 months early and he already had a tour that day, but he helped me find another tour and when that failed, he set us up with a friend of his who...More

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Declan K, Owner at Boston Custom Tours - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thanks a million for those kind words. A decent guide is always disappointed when they are not free and it is nice when the person can be assisted by someone else in the instance. I am delighted that you enjoyed your day out. God Bless

Reviewed May 28, 2018

I recently visited Boston for the first time. Having never been to Boston, I booked a private tour with Declan. It was the best decision. Declan took me around the city and visited all the sites I wanted to see and more. He took me...More

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Declan K, Owner at Boston Custom Tours - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Thanks a million Rocky. It was an easy and enjoyable day for me because it is relatively unusual to have out a sole man, mostly families or couples and even sole ladies are more common. Two men together can loosen it up a bit more...More

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