ALL TOURS 25% – 50% OFF



Explore Boston by trolley PLUS our all NEW 9 GPS triggered Self-Guided walking tours created to guide you to all the hidden points of interests then lead you back to our trolley stops. NEVER GET LOST!
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1-Day Hop-on & hop-off


$46.00 $64.00

City tour bus from Hop On & Hop Off service waiting to take tourists on a scenic urban adventure. - City View Trolley Tours

2-Day Hop-on & hop-off


$76.00 $128.00

SAVE UP TO 50% OFF 2nd Day!
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$36.00 $54.00

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Go at your own pace
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45+ Audio stories
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Approx. 30 Mins. per tour
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Never get lost
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Loops back to the trolley stops

Now Includes 9 GPS Self-Guided Walking Tours FOR ALL TROLLEY STOPS!

For all nine pickup and dropoff locations, City View Trolley Tours offer a high-quality GPS app that guides guests through all the must-see attractions at each trolley stop!

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Scan this QR Code to download your 9 GPS Self-Guided Walking Tour App for all 9 Trolley Stops!
Download our app, enter a password, and get started!
Password will show on your trolley ticket
Contact your tour guide to find out how to set up your GPS self-guided app.
20% OFF

Boston Harbor Cruise

Harbor Cruise can only be bought when customer scans QR Code printed on their confirmation print out of etix.
City View Trolley Tours QR code scanner for easy access to tour information
50% OFF


The Sports Museum consists of a half-mile of exhibits at the TD Garden, the home of the Boston Bruins and Boston Celtics.
  • Duration 1 hour
  • All tours end in Boston Bruins Heritage Hall
  • 50% Off All Sport Museum Tours
  • 9 AM – 3:30 PM Daily (hours subject to change to TD Garden schedule)
  • Offer not valid in advance. Please present your City View Trolley ticket to receive discount
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Thomas Jefferson statue in front of Boston Common, surrounded by lush greenery - City View Trolley Tours

Your Gateway to Exploring Boston

At City View Trolley Tours, our goal is to provide unique excursions that immerse guests in the history, culture, and atmosphere of Boston. Whether you’re a history buff eager to walk in the footsteps of past generations, a foodie looking to try some authentic Boston dishes, or a family on the lookout for kid-friendly activities, we’ve got you covered. From the cobblestone alleyways of Beacon Hill to the lively shops at Quincy Market, City View Trolley Tours offers an experience for everyone. Come explore Boston with us!


Get Commentary On Your Phone

While visiting CityView Trolley's Hop-Off/On stops, use our brand-new GPS Self-Guided Walking Tour app for extended in depth commentary about many must-see historic neighborhoods and sites and lead you back to our stops...Never get lost!

Learn About Boston’s History

Our deep roots in Boston enable our guides to provide you with little-known facts and historical insights about city landmarks.

Experience The City On Your Terms

From historical landmarks to contemporary attractions, our Hop On Hop Off trolley routes are intentionally designed to provide the best opportunities for exploring the city’s sights.

Explore With Your Group

Looking for something a little off the beaten path? Our charter services provide personalized tours tailored to your interests so that each journey is truly one-of-a-kind.

Get Expert Itinerary Guidance

Our knowledgeable concierge team is at your service to help plan a perfect Boston sightseeing itinerary. Just let our staff know about the places you’re most interested in seeing, and we’ll do the rest!

Be Satisfied With Every Tour

Your questions and concerns matter. If you aren’t satisfied with your Hop On Hop Off tour for any reason, our goal is to remedy that in any way we can.

Travel In Comfort

Our trolleys are regularly maintained and cleaned, which leads to a more comfortable and safe experience for all guests.

Pick Your Tour Time

At CityView Trolley Tours, we provide frequent departures and even operate with extended hours from April to November of each year. This way, you can decide when, where, and how you explore Boston.

Group & Event Tours

Make your next event memorable (and affordable!) when you book with City View Trolley Tours. No matter the season or group size, we can likely accommodate. We can even decorate the Trolley to match your event’s theme!

School Tours

When it comes to shepherding students, CityView Trolley Tours is a great way to encourage young riders to learn while still having fun onboard a moving Trolley.

Specialty Group Tours

For any tour or excursion, please contact our office directly for estimated cost and availability. We are more than happy to provide package recommendations for group activities as well.

Frequently Asked Questions

If you have questions about how City View Trolley Tours work, check out our FAQs for some answers.

How do I find City View representatives in Boston?
Along the Atlantic Ave side of the 255 State St building corner of State St &Atlantic Ave (One block in front of the Aquarium) Look for our silver colored trolleys.

Currently there are no requirements.

Most all major credit cards are accepted

Purchase online and save!
We encourage our customers to inquire with our professional team that will suggest the most time-efficient way to utilize our tour by spending valuable time hopping off and our most visited historic areas.
We offer 20% Off a 60-Minute Historic Narrated Harbor Cruise and can be booked on a separate day then the trolley tour…a must do!!

Yes, some are. Please check with City View Trolley Tours representatives before your tour date.

To become a vendor for City View Trolley Tours tickets, contact us about how to sell our tours on your website. We offer highly competitive commissions and rates to concierges, guest services, and hospitality venues or personnel. In return, we can market your tickets and website with our upcoming online concierge service.

Call us if you are interested in more information about this opportunity at 617.363.7899 or email us at

Call us at 617.363.7899 or email for reservations.

Where can I find CityView’s physical locations in Boston?

CityView Trolley Tours kiosks are located in Quincy Marketplace, and along Boston Historic Waterfront. Trolley Stop #1 is located along the Atlantic Ave side of the 255 State St building.

While visiting CityView Trolley’s Hop-Off & On Stops, download our brand-new EXCLUSIVE GPS Self-Guided Walking Tour app for extended in depth commentary about many must-see historic neighborhoods and sites then leads you back to your trolley stops…NEVER GET LOST!

Yes if you purchase your tickets from this website, you will have the convenience of starting your tour anytime at any stop.

All major credit cards. Apple Pay, Google Pay, PayPal, Venmo, Shop Pay.
E-tickets for CityView Trolley Tours are sold exclusively through our website and our partner organizations. Simply print your ticket or show us your e-ticket on your phone when checking in. Buy online and Save 25% – 50%!

We offer a 40% discount for admission to the Old North Church a national historic landmark operated by Old North Illuminated and an active Episcopal Church congregation.

We also offer a 50% discount to the Sports Museum, a non-profit educational institution that has served Boston and New England for the past 40 years.

Yes, we created an app with 100 GPS automatic trigger-points with informative and entertaining commentary in the following languages: Italian, Spanish, German, French, Portuguese, Mandarin & Japanese (smartphones require).

Scan QR Code printed on your Etix or paper ticket, you will use promo code cityview20 for your 20% Off! Departs every 90 mins from 10am-4pm daily. Located one block from trolley Stop 1
Yes we have an accessible vehicle available for you, please contact one of our representatives when you arrive at Stop #1 to schedule a trolley with a HP lift.

Call us at 617-363-7899 or email to make reservations.

Unfortunately we are limited and only allow service dogs.

If you are a concierge service or hospitality and attractions ticket vendor, partner with City View! You will be able to sell City View tickets at highly competitive commissions and rates. We will set you up with access to our online booking system.

For interested parties, please contact us, and our marketing team will get in touch. If you’d like to discuss options over the phone, give us a call at 617-363-7899 during normal business hours. You can also email us at

  • The Freedom Trail: connects 16 nationally historic sites: 2.5 mile long trail through 400 Years of American Revolutionary History and the birth of American liberty. Boston Common, New State House, Park Church, Granary Burying Ground, Benjamin Franklin Statue, Old Corner Bookstore, Old South Meeting House, Old State House, Boston Massacre Memorial, Faneuil Hall, Old North Church, Paul Revere’s House, Copp’s Hill Burying Ground, Bunker Hill Monument and the USS Constitution.
  • Quincy Market and Faneuil Hall Marketplace: Opened respectfully in 1826 / 1742 as public markets and remain today Boston’s most popular marketplace where you will find over 100 shops and over 50 restaurants with street entertainers.
  • USS Constitution “Old Ironsides”: A three-masted wooden hulled frigate and the oldest commissioned naval warship afloat, nicknamed Old Ironsides due to the enemy’s cannonballs couldn’t penetrate and were known to bounce off her thick oak hull with her enemies heard “Hazzah, her sides must be made of iron”.
  • North End “Little Italy”: Boston’s oldest residential neighborhood where the Puritans settled in 1630 when arriving in New England, today it’s mainly occupied by Italians giving it its nickname “Little Italy”. You will find over 125 authentic Italian restaurants.
  • Beacon Hill: Built in the early 1800’s, you will find cobblestone streets, gas lamps, and some of Boston’s most expensive homes…a must see neighborhood.

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