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Free Tours by Foot - Boston Tours

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Free Tours by Foot - Boston Tours
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We offer Boston walking tours at no upfront cost. Our guests decide what a tour was worth or what he or she can afford after a tour is finished. We also run pay-what-you-like Boston food tours as well as bike tours. Tours include Cambridge MA.
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Boston, MA 02116
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Did the freedom trail tour with David today. He is extremely knowledgeable and a great speaker. The tour was short and sweet, but full of interesting facts. Wish we were here longer to do a tour of Harvard with him.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took the Harvard and Cambridge tour with David, who was highly knowledgeable and also pointed out other sites not included in tour as well as great restaurants and cafes. Would highly recommend :)

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a really excellent introduction to Harvard led by David who is a talented communicator as well as being an excellent historian. He gave us lots of information illustrated by many fascinating facts he also was very generous in his time when answering questions

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I took the "Free Tours by Foot" tour of Harvard/Cambridge by David P. on a truly frigid day in December, but David made it completely worthwhile. David worked very hard to make the tour a quality experience by starting on time, answering everybody's questions, and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Where else can you find a better value? David Phillips is probably the most passionate, knowledgable Bostonian guide you will ever meet. I had such great two tours booked and the information I received within 3 hours is invaluable. Apart from his knowledge and passion...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took two walking tours with David P. and I’m really happy I did! He’s a amazing tour guide, very knowledgeable, you can see he’s very passionate and involved, it’s not just a job. He knows a lot of interesting facts and shared funny anecdotes....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good tour, but guide should take into account that not all turists understand English fluently, he could speak a little slower so that everybody understands him

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MichaelW386
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Boston November 29-December 4, 2018 and were wise enough to book this tour. David P. shared some interesting facts and history during our hour and half, slightly cold tour. He did a great job of putting events in context that makes it interesting...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Where were guides like David P. when I was 10 and my mother dragged me through all of those painfully boring tours? This tour was everything but boring - David P. - as a proud Bostonian - knows his history. His charisma is of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

David was very helpful and communicative. Both the Harvard and Freedom trail was a great experience. Sure thing to do if you are in Boston.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Lois G
October 15, 2018|
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Response from Carol C | Reviewed this property |
I would see if you can find out now what will be open and if there will be free foot tours. Weather is a big factor
angela j
June 4, 2018|
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Response from acastaldi | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I'm just seeing this question - looks like the time has passed. So sorry. For anyone else's benefit, I'll answer anyway. Go to the website freetoursbyfoot, select Boston. This forum will not allow me to post a link... More