June 21, 2018
Hello Summer! June 21st marks the official start of summer and we couldn’t be happier to see the sunshine. With the start of summer always comes fun and exciting activities that you can enjoy all summer long! Check out our list of things to do in Boston this season:
Take a Boston Duck Tour: This tour is well known and loved throughout all of Boston! It takes you on a guided ride throughout the city and across water so you can see top tourist locations such as the Boston Common, Boston Public Garden, Cheers and more. Sign up for your tour today!
Walk the Freedom Trail: Do you love history? This activity is perfect for you as Boston holds some of the greatest American history. The Freedom Trail is a 2.5 mile trail marked by red brick. It guides you through the most historic landmarks Boston has to offer starting at the Boston Common. You can follow the entire trail or stop at any time you’d like. The best part is that it’s free!
Go to the New England Aquarium: Take a trip to one of the largest aquariums in the country where you can find maritime animals from all over the world! Visit the famous penguin exhibit or get up close and personal at their touch tank. Purchase your ticket today.
Go on a whale watching cruise: See the animals at the aquarium in their natural habitat by hoping on their whale watch! You’ll get a tour of the Boston Harbor and sail out to Stellwagen Bank Marine Sanctuary to see a variety of ocean life. Look out for all kinds of whales and dolphins!
Take a Boston Harbor Cruise: A Boston Harbor Cruise is the best way to see the true beauty of Boston. Feel the breeze as you cruise around Boston Harbor and enjoy stunning views of the Boston skyline. This is the perfect summer date night!
Attend the SoWa Vintage Markets: What better way to spend a beautiful Sunday afternoon than at an outdoor market! The SoWa Markets provide dozens of Boston vendors that sells crafts, paintings, home goods and more. While you’re there, grab some fresh produce from local farmers and enjoy many of Boston’s incredibly delicious food trucks.
Take a trip to Spectacle Island: Enjoy a day trip to Spectacle Island where you can enjoy hiking, swimming, boating and more! The ferry from Boston only takes 30 minutes and brings you to an island getaway where the views of Boston are beautiful and relaxation is second nature. Get your ticket today!
There are so many things to do in Boston during the summertime and these are just a few of them! Plan your trip into the city and create your perfect summer adventure using our guide and perhaps you’ll find something you never expected. Summer is here and it’s only begun!