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Waterfront

Congress Street, Boston, MA 02110
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USD 67.98*
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Boston Odyssey Dinner Cruise
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USD 27.95*
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New England Aquarium Admission
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Congress Street, Boston, MA 02110
Downtown
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Good area to sit relax, look at the sea, people watch, etc. lucky to have nice warm days so was an ideal area. Food trucks around for eating and drinking.

Thank Sparkle168
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful and safe area with a great playground on the water next to the rehab facility that the mayor had commissioned

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the place. The walk is really relaxing and just spending a nice evening here would be perfect

Thank Ragni D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice area to walk by. Had lunch here and it wasn't too crowded. Scenic area and pretty to walk by and see.

Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 1 week ago

This area is really interesting. There are parks and restaurants and the historic Long Wharf that figures in our Revolutionary Was history. The area has good historic markers explaining the area. Read up on your history and visit this area.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked from the harbor near Feneuil Hall down to the area of the Boston Tea Party Museum. Lovely walking area that follows the water.

Thank Kim N
Reviewed 1 week ago

The harbour area is really lovely, plenty of places to walk round and see the nice boats, some nice restaurants around if you wnat to sit out and have lunch

Thank richardJ5158RB
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved walking in this area. Beautiful water and very clean. Not smelly as some waterfronts are and lots to see and do.

Thank GMWRPH
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are some really amazing yachts here, plenty of money that's for sure! I saw a super yacht with a helicopter parked on top which was certainly something I had never seen before! It is a really nice relaxing walk and especially nice to just...More

Thank Victoria N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Open to the public, this area is rich in variety adjoining the harbor walk. The public is well served with this public money.

Thank JLPBCPhD
Nearby
Downtown
The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with
historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through
one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston
Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling
statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the
pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where,
during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting
children and eager tourists through the pond. Have
...More
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Truetrav
22 November 2016|
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Response from Nick B | Reviewed this property |
as the others above said, no the waterfront is faces more toward where the bay becomes a river, the bridges are to low and the channel no deep enough, the ships are a decent distance away, and not within a convenient walk... More
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ilive4sun
10 July 2015|
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Response from kathymc123 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are water taxi 's to Logan from the waterfront on bistin Harbor. They are available on call and will get to directly to the airport
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Nathan_Barnaby
8 July 2015|
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Response from Quackerjacks | Reviewed this property |
Rowes Wharf is one option, basically in by the aquarium, the subway also goes from the Airport to this location as well.
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