Private tour

Boston: Back Bay History and Culture Private Walking Tour

Activity provider: WeVenture (National)

Boston: Back Bay History and Culture Private Walking Tour

Activity provider: WeVenture (National)

From US$ 500 per group up to 12

Discover the affluent Boston neighborhood of Back Bay and learn about its history and culture on a private walking tour. Stroll among designer boutiques, cafés, and art galleries as you take in the atmosphere.

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Duration 4 - 10 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Pickups are available in central Boston only. Please arrange this with the tour operator at least 24 hours prior to your tour.
Private group


  • Soak up the sights and sounds of Back Bay as you wander past trendy cafes
  • Spend a bit of time window shopping at the many boutiques down Newbury street
  • Stroll along the Charles River and be treated to spectacular views of Boston
  • Visit one of Boston's historic churches dating all the way back to the 1800s
  • Browse through a cozy bookstore or stop for a lobster roll at a local restaurant
Full description

Take a private walking tour of Boston's Back Bay neighborhood and learn about its history and culture. Enjoy beautiful views as you walk along the Charles River passing the area's trendy cafes, designer boutiques, and art galleries.

Get picked up at a location of your choice in central Boston and head out to Back Bay to begin your tour. Let your guide create an itinerary that suits your interests or provide your own suggestions in this customizable private tour.

Wander down charming streets flanked by elegant Victorian homes. Enjoy window shopping on the eclectic Newbury Street.

Stroll along the Charles River and the esplanade while taking in views of Boston. Visit a historic church dating back to the 1800s.

Choose a longer tour and you can take your time exploring the local side of Back Bay. Check out cozy bookstores and chic boutiques, stop for lunch or coffee at one of the many local restaurants, and see more of the area's historical architecture.

  • Guide
  • Pickup and drop-off (in central Boston only)
  • Food and drink
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Product ID: 424286