- North End food, history, and highlights tour gives you a comprehensive view of the city
- Delicious food samples, including fresh bread, meats, and cheeses
- Learn fascinating facts about American Revolution history from your guide
- Enjoy a surprise local treat with your guide.
- Stop in front of the Old State House and the site of the Boston Massacre
- Discover the first bookstore in Boston
- See the site of the first public school in America
- Visit the first public park and botanic garden in Boston
- Join a tour that is carbon neutral, operated by the world’s largest travel B Corp accredited company
Departure & Return
Meet outside of the Aquarium "T" Stations in front of the Long Wharf Entrance at the northeast corner of State St and Atlantic Ave.
Boston Public Garden (or nearby), 4 Charles St., Boston, MA 02116
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Entrance to the Massachusetts State House requires a government ID and all guests must pass through metal detectors. The State House is open on weekdays only, we will find alternate sites to visit on weekends.
- This is a child-friendly tour. Children under the age of 6 are permitted to join this tour free of charge.
- We can accommodate vegetarians and other dietary restrictions. Please notify us in advance if you have any dietary requests.
- Small group of a maximum of 12 people.
- Local Impact: How you will help the local community by joining this tour: The Food to Freedom Tour is environmentally friendly because unlike many of the tour companies in Boston, you walk as opposed to using buses or other vehicles.
- Near public transportation
- Transportation is wheelchair accessible
- In the morning when you are in the famous North End, all of the food stops are 100% owned and run by locals, ensuring that local people benefit from tourism to their city. So any inclusions on the tour and additional purchases you make will directly benefit the local community.
- You also stop at one of the world-famous churches which is as much a part of Boston's (and America's) history as you can get. The Old North Church is a non-profit organization that works hard to educate school children and adults on American history and colonial life. By paying an entrance fee, you are helping to maintain the church and their work.
- We reserve the right to change both the route and places visited within the tour. Food inclusions are subject to change, dependent on availability on the day.
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
- OPERATED BY Intrepid Urban Adventures - USA
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
Learn more about cancellations.
- Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- "Just a few tips - bring a bottle of water if you get thirsty and be prepared to walk." See review
- "If you think five hours is too long (it went by fast), you always have the option to leave the tour when you think it is time or if you have other plans." See review
- "You can leave the tour at any point, don't feel pressured to stay until the end, especially if you have plans." See review