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Boston Harbor Cruises

1 Long Wharf, Boston, MA 02110-3600
+1 617-227-4321
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Boston Whale Watching Cruise
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Boston Harbor Cruises, (BHC) is the nation's oldest and largest private operator of passenger vessels. BHC's current service offerings include Whale Watches in partnership with the New England Aquarium, the Cape Cod Fast Ferry, a variety of sightseeing tours including lunch and brunch cruises, the Salem Ferry, private charters, Codzilla - a high speed thrill ride, two pier side patio bars -The Landing at Long Wharf and The Landing at the Salem Ferry, offshore support services for underwater survey, research, LNG work, commuter ferry service for the MBTA and more
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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1 Long Wharf, Boston, MA 02110-3600
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went here with kids and it was a good experience and quite exciting for kids especially ... the catamaran type boat or ferry was a good ride. It also gave nice views of Boston city and the airport runway. Was quite informative by the team...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on an hour and a half harbor cruise with my family so a lot of the sites in Boston it was a great day go when the weather is good and you have a great time

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our whale watching tour. According to the guides it was one of the best trips out this season so we were pleased to hear that. Lots of sighting of whales. Delighted we wrapped up as it was chilly on the decks. Maybe slightly...More

Thank Siddyob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A highlight of our stay in Boston. Views great; narrator excellent. Would definitely recommend this if visiting the city and looking to learn a bit of history of the area.

Thank Baileyz1
BostonHarborCruises, Manager at Boston Harbor Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Baileyz1 we're glad you had a great cruise and really appreciate your review and recommendation! Hope to have you onboard again next time you're in Boston.

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We spent a couple days as tourists in Boston. Decided to book the hop on hop off Trolly and Harbor Cruise tours and enjoyed both. The guides were dynamic and informative. Definitely a great way to view and enjoy the city.

Thank steveandpatty3
BostonHarborCruises, Manager at Boston Harbor Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review and five stars steveandpatty3! We're so happy to hear that you had a nice cruise and hope to see you again next time you're in Boston.

Reviewed 29 October 2017

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annmmar
14 August 2017|
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Response from KarenLM2430 | Reviewed this property |
I went on a very sunny day so I can't really answer that. If they do go out they have an inside area you can stay in. Keep in mind they really pack in the people so I don't know if there would be enough room for all to be... More
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Denise T
11 August 2017|
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Response from balasubramanian16847 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We are permitted to take suitcase in the ferry. In fact ferry transportation is there to Logan Airport and people are carrying suitcases.
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Hayley1607
27 July 2017|
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Response from mecormier | Reviewed this property |
Most whale watch tours in New England only run during the summer into early fall. But you can try doing a whale watch tour google search just in case.
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