5 of the Best Boston Harbor Tours

by Paul Joseph  |  Published February 22, 2021

Situated adjacent to the city, Boston Harbor is steeped in history, having been the site of the famous Boston Tea Party protest in the late 18th century. Today it is a bustling commercial hub, home to one of the country’s most important shipping facilities as well as a stready stream of cruisers, pleasure yachts and fishing boats.

For anyone keen to explore the harbour and its history, there are several organised tours that include narrated talks on the area by experienced guides, some of which are also bundled in with other experiences. Here’s our top pick of Boston Harbor tours.