Preview Boston Mini-Bus Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Lexington

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For those who are limited on time, take this 4.5-hour fully-guided Boston bus tour of historic neighboring towns of Cambridge, Lexington and Concord and see National Historic landmarks and houses of famous authors.
For the first part of this guided bus tour, we’ll head north crossing over the Charles River to nearby Cambridge - home to two of the world’s most well-known universities - Harvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). We’ll then drive by historic Harvard Yard, which is not only the oldest part of the campus but also the center of its history. We’ll also see Cambridge Common - a public park located near Harvard Square where General George Washington gathered troops during the American Revolutionary War. Then off to Lexington, where we’ll visit Lexington Battle Green - a historic town where the American Revolutionary War began.The bus tour continues along Battle Road Trail between Lexington and Concord - which marks the path taken by British soldiers during the war. It is also the road Paul Revere took to warn Samuel Adams and John Hancock that “the British are coming”. While in Concord, we’ll see the homes of Louisa May Alcott - author of the classic novel Little Women, and essayist and poet Ralph Waldo Emerson.As a bonus, we’ll stop by the Old North Bridge - a historic site in the Battle of Concord; the first day of battle in the Revolutionary War. Tour returns to original departure point. Hotel guests who were picked up, will be dropped off at their hotel after the end of the tour. TOUR ITINERARY Starts/Ends: Park Plaza, Boston Cambridge, MA Harvard University (Stop) Paul Revere’s Ride (Drive by) Belmont, Boston (Drive by) Lexington, MA Lexington Common National Historic Site (Stop) Concord, MA The Wayside Home of Authors (Drive by) Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House (Stop) Ralph Waldo Emerson House (Drive by) Concord River Bridge (Drive by)

What’s included

  • Bottled water
  • Live commentary on board by professional guide
  • Small-group tour
  • Transport by luxury tour vehicle

What’s not included

  • Food (unless otherwise specified)
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off