Clock tower with clock, City View Trolley Tours

70-Minute Nonstop Boston Trolley Tour

A bustling city street with pedestrians walking and cars driving, captured during City View Trolley Tours.
A grassy area with tall buildings in the background.

Overview

Tour Boston on a 70-Minute, Non-Stop, Fully Narrated Tour—a perfect way to orient yourself or see the city on a tight schedule.  Tours are family-friendly and suitable for all ages. This trolley tour does NOT have Hop On/Off stops.  See historical sites along the Freedom Trail. Trolleys frequently run from mid-April to the end of November. Tickets are valid for any tour departure throughout the day.

Tour Highlights

Clock tower with clock, City View Trolley Tours
With a nonstop Boston tour, you can explore many of the city’s top locations without leaving the comfort of your ride! Learn interesting facts and take note of places to explore later.
City View Trolley part of Hop On & Hop Off Tour navigating through urban streets
Discover what Boston has to offer with this overarching tour of top landmarks and attractions. City View has multiple trolley stops located all around the city, so you can always return to spots you want to know more about!
Massachusetts State House covered in fog
City View’s fully narrated tours provide a continuous stream of background information and local lore about each landmark along our route. Get a better appreciation of Boston’s rich history and culture while riding through town on one of our Trolleys!
A bus parked on the side of the road, waiting for passengers.
We intentionally operate from mid-April to the end of November for weather-related reasons. City View wants each guest to have a comfortable and accessible city tour, which the spring, summer, and fall months help provide

Tour Stops

Stop #1

New England Aquarium — Quincy Market — Faneuil Hall
  • US Custom House
  • Long Wharf Marriott
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Stop #1
STOP #2
Paul Revere House — “Little Italy”
  • Old North Church
  • Christopher Columbus Park
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STOP #2
STOP #3
North End — Old North Church
  • Copps Hill Burial Ground
  • Great Molasses Flood Site
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STOP #3
STOP #4
USS Constitution — “Old Ironsides”
  • Constitution Museum
  • USS Cassin Young
  • Bunker Hill Monument
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STOP #4
STOP #5

North Station — TD Garden — Sports Museum
  • Go to North Station
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STOP #5
STOP #6
Old State House — Faneuil Hall — Boston Massacre
  • Government Center
  • Old South Meeting House
  • Holocaust Memorial
  • Haymarket Square
  • Downtown Crossing Shopping
  • City Hall
  • Parker House Hotel
  • Old Scollay Square
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STOP #6
STOP #7

Boston Common — Public Garden
  • Central Burial Ground
  • Swan Boats
  • Newbury Street Shopping & Cafes
  • Cheers Bar
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STOP #7
STOP #8

Boston Common — State House — Beacon Hill
  • Frog Pond
  • Park Street Church
  • Robert Gould Shaw Memorial
  • Old Granary Burial Ground
  • Visitors Center - Freedom Trail Beginning
  • African Meeting House
  • Charles Meeting House
  • Kings Chapel Burial Ground
  • Black Heritage Trail
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STOP #8
STOP #9
South Station — Convention Center — Children’s Museum
  • Boston Tea Party Ship & Museum
  • Chinatown
  • Amtrak Connection
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STOP #9

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