Family Friendly Guided Bike Tour of Boston
- Live Guide
- Instant Confirmation
- Group Tour
- 2.5 hr
The Tour de Boston Bicycle Tour is the perfect family tour for those with young children or who would prefer to enjoy a more leisurely ride, staying mostly on bike paths. On this tour you will ride along the banks of the Charles River, seeing the beautiful skylines and learning about the rich history of both Boston and Cambridge.The Tour de Boston includes an individually-fitted bike, helmet, water, and, of course, a friendly and knowledgeable guide who will lead you on your travels. From the serene bike paths on the Charles River to the historic Charlestown Navy Yard, this family friendly tour is guaranteed to be a ‘wheely’ good time! If you are 16 years or older, you may chose to tour on an E-bike. Select E-bike at checkout.
Operated by: Urban AdvenTours
Stop At: Urban AdvenTours
Arrive at our shop 30 minutes prior to your tour time. You'll be asked to sign a waiver and be fitted on your bike. You guide will provide an overview of the ride, what to expect, as well as our safety tips and rules of the road.
Duration: 30 minutes
Pass By: North End
Our ride will start in the North End, Boston's Italian neighborhood. You will likely smell the garlic as we roll through. At the end of your tour, you guide will be happy to recommend a restaurant or pastry shop (mmm...cannolis!)
Pass By: Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge
Curious to know the inspiration behind Boston's new(ish) bridge? Our guides will let you know a few fun facts behind the design...
Stop At: Charlestown Navy Yard
Visit the Charlestown Navy Yard, home of the USS Constitution
Duration: 5 minutes
Pass By: USS Constitution
During one of our first stops, you'll see "Old Ironsides" from across the water.
Pass By: Museum of Science
Ride by the Museum of Science
Pass By: Charles River
Ride along the path on the Cambridge side of the Charles River, where you'll enjoy great views of the Boston skyline.
Stop At: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Ride through MIT, and see some of the notable buildings and architecture on campus.
Duration: 5 minutes
Pass By: Charles River Esplanade
Our route will take us along the river on the Esplanade, where we'll ride by the Hatch Shell, the outdoor concert stage which was made famous by the Boston Pops Orchestra, which performs during the Fourth of July fireworks.
Pass By: Rose Kennedy Greenway
One of the city's newest parks, created during "the Big Dig". Rose Kennedy Greenway is the home of many unique art installations, gardens, splash fountains, and farmer's markets.