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    Newport Mansions Tour

    Escape to the lovely coastal city of Newport, Rhode Island, on this day trip that includes both a guided tour and free time. Explore The Breakers mansion, the summer home of Cornelius Vanderbilt II's family. See top Newport attractions such as St Mary's Parish, Ocean Drive and the Naval War College on a narrated city tour. Then spend the afternoon exploring more of this quaint and historic city on your own. This small-group tour is limited to 14 people for a more intimate, interactive experience. After pickup from your central Boston hotel in a minibus, enjoy a morning snack during the 1.5-hour drive to Newport, Rhode Island. Listen to your informative guide provide historical commentary about Newport, which has been called 'America's First Resort'; feel free to ask questions in the relaxed company of your small group. Arrive at The Breakers, the elegant summer home of Cornelius Vanderbilt II and his family, to explore for 2-hours. Tour the remarkable mansion, which covers a full acre of the 13-acre (5.2-hectare) oceanfront estate. It's one of many local mansions that served as getaways for America's rich and famous during the 20th century. During this time, you may take part in a 1.5-hour self-guided audio tour (available in 9 languages). Directly behind The Breakers, take in gorgeous ocean views at the Newport Cliff Walk for great photo opportunities. After, embark on a 1-hour narrated city tour of Newport sights. See St Mary's Parish, where President John F Kennedy wed Jacqueline Bouvier in 1953. Drive by Touro Synagogue, the oldest synagogue in the US, and see Fort Adams and the Naval War College. Learn why Newport is considered a sailing mecca and admire lovely waterfront vistas from Ocean Drive. Finish your guided city tour at the Newport Visitors Center, where you can plan out your 3.5 hours of free time. Public transportation makes it easy to get around the city from this location. Use your free time to visit another Newport mansion of your choice, you may choose to see the International Tennis Hall of Fame (at a discounted price) orr take a lunchtime cruise, dine on the oceanfront and browse the shops on the city's boardwalk (all at own expense). Take advantage of the guidebook and discount card included with your tour during your free time in Newport. In the late afternoon, you will meet back at the Newport Visitors Center for the drive back to Boston.
    Newport Mansions Tour

    8 N Market St, Boston

    • Escape to the lovely coastal city of Newport, Rhode Island on this day trip
    • Navigate through The Breakers mansion, the summer home of Cornelius Vanderbilt II's family
    • See top Newport attractions such as St Mary's Parish, Ocean Drive and the Naval War College
    • Enjoy both a narrated city tour and free time to check out more of this quaint and historic city on your own
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    Fall Foliage Brunch Cruise on Yacht Northern Lights

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    Wake up and embark on an exciting sea voyage with a satisfying drink in hand! Start your day on the open water as you sail around the Boston Harbor while observing the fascinating and historic scenery. This 2-hour cruise on Yacht Northern Lights includes a freshly prepared gourmet buffet breakfast, included with each ticket. Drinks are available for purchase on-board by credit card only. Enjoy the sites around Boston's Inner Harbor Islands and the fall foliage. See the Boston Fish Pier, the Moakley Federal Courthouse at Fan Pier, and many more sights, firsthand! (Foliage is weather permitting, we cannot guarantee that guests will see foliage on this cruise)
    Fall Foliage Brunch Cruise on Yacht Northern Lights

    60 Rowes Wharf, Boston

    • Set out on an early and invigorating sail on the Boston Harbor
    • Experience the joy of a leisurely sailing cruise and the historic scenery of the Boston Harbor
    • Expect to forget the distractions of life on land within minutes of leaving the dock
    • Kick back, and enjoy seeing the historic sights of Boston with a drink in hand
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    28 positive reviews
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    Martha's Vineyard Day Trip

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    Martha's Vineyard has always been the quintessential destination for those wanting to experience the New England feel. This trip starts out in Boston where you are driven straight to the Island Queen ferry dock. After your ferry ride to Martha's Vineyard you will enjoy the sights and history of this New England favorite during a three-hour island tour. Once you complete your tour, you'll have three hours to do some exploring of your own. The day culminates with you returning to where you started to board your return ferry back to Boston. Come explore this beautiful island with none of the stress of planning how to get there! Come take in the beautiful sights on a breezy day during this day-long excursion.
    Martha's Vineyard Day Trip

    The Steamship Authority, Woods Hole

    • Enjoy a full day trip to Martha's Vineyard with all round-trip travelling plans included
    • Take a complete island tour and be enthralled by the unforgettable coastline
    • Experience plenty of shopping and other forms of recreation for a fun, enjoyable day
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    11 positive reviews
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    Licence to Carry and Gun Safety Course

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    Learn safe firearm practices and prepare for your license in a safe, comprehensive training course. The first half of this experience is a comprehensive course on gun safety and Massachusetts gun laws, including gun anatomy, how to load and unload, proper storage, safe handling of guns and ammo, and the legal uses of firearms. In the second half, get to use the same firearm simulator that police use in their training. You'll gain insight on the fundamentals of firing a gun without any risk of injury. Using an actual simulator, use real bulletless guns in a computer-generated range, and prepare to safely handle a live firearm. This gun safety course is a perfect choice for anyone looking to get their gun license.
    Licence to Carry and Gun Safety Course

    444 Washington St, Woburn

    • Experience a comprehensive course in gun safety and Massachusetts gun laws
    • Learn safe practices and prepare with in-depth training for your license to carry
    • Handle real firearms in a safe, simulated shooting range
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    5 positive reviews
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    Independence Pub Crawl of the Freedom Trail -Dry Run

    Can you think of a better possible way to experience Boston without beer and history? Well, there is no possible better way and Boston Crawling's Independence Pub Crawl will prove it to you! You'll kick off this crawl with a walking tour along The Freedom Trail, where your guide will share stories of Boston's unknown colonial and revolutionary past. You will also be entertained with tales of Boston's secret history that nobody knows. If you think that is all the excitement you are going to have, then you thought wrong! While increasing your knowledge about the hidden history, you will have the opportunity to visit 4 local historic taverns where you will be able to taste delicious and one of a kind beers that are special and exclusive to Boston. Enjoy learning everything your 8th-grade teacher left out in history class, spend time with fellow travelers from around the globe, and taste all different kinds of craft beer that you cant get from anywhere else! Experience Boston the best possible way-with history and beer of course!
    Independence Pub Crawl of the Freedom Trail -Dry Run

    6 Faneuil Hall Square, Boston

    • Enjoy a relaxing walking tour of the Freedom Trail, with delicious craft beer in your hand
    • Visit 4 historic taverns in the area, each offering unique and delicious drinks for you to enjoy
    • Listen to tales of Boston's secret history and stories of Boston's unknown colonial and revolutionary past
    • Experience an interesting day crawling from bar to bar along The Freedom Trail, tasting beers you cant taste from anywhere else
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    Independence Pub Crawl of the Freedom Trail -Happy Hour

    Can you think of a better possible way to experience Boston without beer and history? Well, there is no possible better way and Boston Crawling's Independence Pub Crawl will prove it to you! You'll kick off this crawl with a walking tour along The Freedom Trail, where your guide will share stories of Boston's unknown colonial and revolutionary past. But that is not all of the history you will learn. You will also be entertained with tales of Boston's secret history that nobody knows. If you think that is all the excitement you are going to have, then you thought wrong! While increasing your knowledge about the hidden history, you will have the opportunity to visit 4 local historic taverns where you will be able to taste delicious and one of a kind beers that are special and exclusive to Boston. Enjoy learning everything your 8th-grade teacher left out in history class, spend time with fellow travelers from around the globe, and taste all different kinds of craft beer that you cant get from anywhere else! Experience Boston the best possible way-with history and beer of course!
    Independence Pub Crawl of the Freedom Trail -Happy Hour

    6 Faneuil Hall Square, Boston

    • Enjoy a relaxing walking tour of the Freedom Trail, with delicious craft beer in your hand
    • Visit 4 historic taverns in the area, each offering unique and delicious drinks for you to enjoy
    • Listen to tales of Boston's secret history and stories of Boston's unknown colonial and revolutionary past
    • Experience an interesting day crawling from bar to bar along The Freedom Trail, tasting beers you cant taste from anywhere else
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    Brunch Cruise

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    Wake up and embark on an exciting sea voyage with a satisfying drink in hand! Start your day on the open water as you sail around the Boston Harbor while observing the fascinating and historic scenery. See the USS Constitution,Bunker Hill Monument, USS Cassin Young, and many more sights, firsthand! This cruise features a freshly prepared gourmet buffet brunch included with each ticket. Drinks are available for purchase on-board by credit card only. You will be so refreshed, even the morning people will want to channel your energy!
    Brunch Cruise

    60 Rowes Wharf, Boston

    • Set out on an early and invigorating sail on the Boston Harbor
    • Experience the joy of a leisurely sailing cruise and the historic scenery of the Boston Harbor
    • Expect to forget the distractions of life on land within minutes of leaving the dock
    • Keep an eye out for some of our harbor porpoises, harbor seals, cormorants, ospreys, egrets, blue herons, oystercatchers, and other wildlife
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