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Boston Duck Tours

Boston, MA, USA
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About Boston Duck Tours
Hop aboard Boston's Original and World Famous, Boston Duck Tours and enjoy a fully narrated, historic tour of Boston in a WWII style amphibious vehicle that travels on land and water. You'll be greeted by one of our legendary ConDUCKtors, who'll be narrating your tour. You’ll cruise by all the places that make Boston the birthplace of freedom and a city of firsts. Just when you think you’ve seen it all, it’s time for a Big Splash as your ConDUCKtor drives the DUCK right into the Charles River for breathtaking views of Boston and Cambridge. Come see what makes us Boston's Most Popular Tour, Quack, Quack! Tours now available in 9 new languages including: French, German, Spanish, Italian, Mandarin, Cantonese, Japanese, Portuguese (Brazilian Dialect) and Korean!
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Go Boston Explorer Pass

See more of Boston for one low price by purchasing the Boston Explorer Pass. Save big off regular prices as you get admission to your choice of three, four or five Boston attractions, picking among top city highlights like a Fenway Park Tour, USS Constitution Cruise, Freedom Trail Walking Tour, and much more. An included guidebook helps design the perfect itinerary.

Please note: Enjoy the extra flexibility in case your travel plans need to change: All passes (purchased by December 31) are valid for two year from purchase date and only become activated with your first attraction visit. After activation your pass will be valid for 60 days and/or the remaining number of attraction choices purchased.
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60 days
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Boston Classic: Duck Boat Sightseeing Tour

Boston is best seen by land and water, and this duck tour takes you from Boston Common to the Charles River on a single excursion, all while riding in a rolling, floating piece of American military history. Traveling by vintage, World War II amphibious vehicle, see beloved Boston neighborhoods from city streets and the river, avoiding the hassle and expense of navigating public transit or finding scarce Boston parking.
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1 hour 20 minutes
from $53.34
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Joe K wrote a review Sep 25
queens, ny174 contributions51 helpful votes
Our commentator-Milk-was very knowledgeable about everything in Boston-the land portion was very informative and the water portion-in the Charles River was relaxing. Would definitely recommend-just try to book in advance as they practice distancing in the bus and they fill up fast.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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chulalita wrote a review Sep 17
West Seneca, New York315 contributions96 helpful votes
Amazing customer service!! Jack in the ticket office was professional and personable! Jack provided my family with outstanding customer service! He was so accommodating in explaining to our family the departure times. The guru and the driver were equally impressive!! So much fun! Book your tickets in advance if possible!
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Date of experience: September 2020
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boooche wrote a review Sep 7
Hudson, New Hampshire69 contributions18 helpful votes
Wanted something to do today (Labor Day) to get us outside and a quick day trip. We decided on a Boston Duck Tour. We picked the one that leaves from the Museum of Science as it is easy for us to get to. It did not disappoint. Professor Quackenstein and Capt. Howie were friendly, professional, knowledgeable and engaging. I would recommend this to both native residents and tourists.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Claire C wrote a review Sep 6
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This was so much fun - we had the Wheel Man for our guide and he was hilarious and informative. COVID-19 adherence was great and the tour felt very safe. Such a neat way to see Boston - would highly recommend! Note though that if you buy these tix on TripAdvisor you still have to call Boston Duck Tours to get a time slot. Buying the tix here doesn’t guarantee you a spot!
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Babyrue wrote a review Sep 2
Douglasville, Georgia202 contributions27 helpful votes
Don't waste your money on this tour. Take the trolley instead. The tour guide needs to give more facts about the scenery and less jokes. he just wasn't funny.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Response from TomVBDT, Manager at Boston Duck Tours
Responded 3 weeks ago
While sometimes difficult to hear, we truly value constructive, critical feedback from our guests. It is through your comments that we are able to continually improve the guest experience at BDT. Ensuring tour quality and a positive guest experience is paramount. I’d appreciate it if you would contact us at info@BostonDuckTours.com to obtain added information. Our apologies for missing the mark on your expectations and we thank you for your support.
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