This is a premium attraction. All 3, 5, and 7-day All-Inclusive passes include your choice of one premium experience.

Sightsee Boston with this exciting 2-in-1 Duck Tour trip combining a guided bus and boat tour of the city.

Take the Boston Duck Tour with a Go Boston pass

  • Pay nothing at the gate – simply scan your digital pass
  • Includes a bus and boat tour of Boston and Cambridge historic sights
  • Commentary and stories from your Boston city guide
  • Visit plenty of other Boston attractions with a Go Boston pass

You'll start the Boston Duck Tour by exploring the streets of Beantown in the World War II-style landing craft, cruising past Trinity Church, Bunker Hill, and the Holocaust Memorial. Just when you think you've seen it all, your tour bus will transform into a boat, and you'll glide right into the Charles River to get a duck's-eye view of Cambridge and Boston.

Hours of Operation

Prudential Center departures
March 21-November 25: Daily departures from 9:00 am until one hour before sunset.
November 30-December 16: Friday, Saturday and Sunday departures only from 9:00 am-3:00 pm (weather dependent).

Museum of Science departures
March 21-November 25: Daily departures from 9:00 am until one hour before sunset.

New England Aquarium departures
April 1-November 25: Daily departures from 9:00 am until one hour before sunset.

Closings & Holidays

Thanksgiving Day, November 26-30 and December 17-mid March. All holiday hours are subject to change without notice.

Know before you go

Reservations required.

Reservation Instructions: There are two easy ways to book your tour date after you purchase your Go Boston pass;

1. By phone: up to 30 days in advance at (617) 450-0068 (subject to a booking fee per person; see below)

  • New England Aquarium departures - $5.00 booking fee per person
  • Museum of Science departures - SPECIAL! Only a $1.00 booking fee per person.

2. In-person: at the departure locations (same day bookings only; no fee).

Please Note: If booking your tour in advance by phone, your credit card will be charged the full retail rate of the tour, plus the applicable booking fee per person (as noted above). When you have presented your valid Go Boston pass at the departure point, your credit card will be reimbursed in full, less the booking fee (you do not need to have your credit card with you). All bookings are non-refundable and non-exchangeable.

Getting there

Boston Duck Tour

US, MA, Boston, 02199, Various pick-up locations


Various pick-up locations
Boston, MA 02199
United States

Closest Subway Stop

Museum of Science: Green Line “Lechmere” train to Science Park stop. New England Aquarium: Blue Line to the Aquarium stop.