• Only on the Explorer Pass

Boston Sunset Cruise

See the Boston landmarks all lit up on this spectacular 90-minute sunset cruise.

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Boston sunset cruise
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    Only on the Explorer Pass

    This attraction is available on the Explorer Pass, but not the All-Inclusive Pass.

What you'll do

Experience a Boston Sunset Cruise with Go City®

  • With us, there are no entry fees on the day – all you've got to do is show your pass.
  • Pass includes a 90-minute Boston Sunset Cruise of the Charles River Basin.
  • History and trivia from your local guide.
  • Witness the USS Constitution’s traditional sunset ritual.
  • Visit plenty of other Boston attractions with your pass.
  • Special offer: 10% off on board food and drink (excludes alcohol).

Looking for the perfect Boston harbor sunset cruise? Whether you want to cruise along with your partner, friends or family, the Boston Sunset Cruise is the one to take. Its remarkable views of Boston under sunset will make it a sightseeing experience to remember.

Enjoy an Awe-Inspiring Boston Sunset Cruise

Experience the magical experience of a Boston sunset cruise, the perfect way to wind down your day. As the golden glow of the sun paints the city's skyline, you'll enjoy breathtaking views that of both history with natural beauty. Unwind to the sway of the waves, the salty sea breeze, and the stunning panorama that makes Boston so iconic.

When stepping onto a Boston Harbor sunset cruise, you’re ready for a maritime adventure. Sail past historical landmarks, marvel at the architecture, and take in the tranquil beauty of the harbor at twilight. As the sunset transforms the city into a colorful work of art, you'll understand why this unique experience is a favorite for locals and tourists alike. Remember to charge your phone or bring your camera to capture the beautiful scenery!

Boston Sunset Cruise highlights

On this Boston sightseeing boat cruise, you'll be taken past the city’s top attractions during sunset.

You will see some great places, such as:

  • Long Island
  • Spectacle Island
  • Castle Island

Relax and enjoy the sunset views and witness the USS Constitution’s traditional sunset ritual as she fires her cannon and lowers her flag ceremoniously signaling the day’s end.

Your tour guide will introduce you to all the history and sights of the harbor and point out the lesser-known attractions too.


Go City is a better way to sightsee. Your pass includes Boston Sunset Cruise tickets, plus admission to dozens of top Boston attractions for one money-saving price.

Ready to start exploring Boston? First, choose between an All-Inclusive Pass or Explorer Pass.

Experience Boston Sunset Cruise and many other attractions with the Explorer Pass.

View the Explorer Pass

Know before you go

Getting in

Availability is on a first-come, first-served, walk-up basis.  Please present your pass to any ticket taker at the BHC Ticket Center on Long Wharf. It will be validated and returned with a boarding pass for the cruise. Please arrive 30 minutes prior to boarding time. 

Pass perk

Enjoy 10% off food and drinks onboard when you show your pass (excludes alcohol).

Please note: you'll need to bring cash to buy food and drink during the tour.

For more information, please visit the Boston Sunset Cruise website.

Where you'll be

Operating hours

June 18 – July 31
Tuesday – Sunday: 7PM

August 1 – September 8
Tuesday – Sunday: 6:30PM

September 12 – September 15
Thursday – Sunday: 6:30PM 

September 19 – October 13
Thursday – Sunday: 5:30PM

Please visit the Boston Harbor Cruises' website for the most up-to-date schedule.

Boston Sunset Cruise

(617) 227-4321

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Free cancellation

Plans can change, we get it. All non-activated passes are eligible for a refund within 90 days from your purchase date.

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