Hop aboard Boston Duck Tours and enjoy a fully narrated, historic tour of Boston in a "DUCK", a W.W.II style amphibious landing craft that travels on land and water. You'll cruise by all the places that make Boston the birthplace of freedom and a city of firsts. Just when you think you've seen it all, your ConDUCKtor drives the DUCK right into the Charles River for a breathtaking view of the Boston and Cambridge skylines. Come and experience the best introDUCKtion to Boston!
Enjoy the duck tour from three conveniently located departure. Simply choose where you want to depart and proceed to your chosen departure point on the day of your tour! Exploring Boston has never been this convenient!
Prudential Center and Museum of Science Departure Points: every 30 minutes from 09:00 to 18:30 or 19:00 (depending on sunset)
The New England Aquarium Departure Point: every 20-30 minutes from 12:00 to 19:40*
Operating hours are subject to change.
Live: English only
If anyone in your party has mobility issues, please contact the activity provider to ensure that a wheelchair lift is available for your party. Activity provider must know in advance if a guest can transfer out of their chair or if they must stay in it to allocate the correct amount of seats.
This activity is wheelchair accessible.
Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
Although the Ducks are heated and may be enclosed, you should dress appropriately for the weather on the day of the tour as it is often breezy on the Charles River.
Printed VELTRA voucher
Sweatshirt / light jacket
Motion sickness preventative
Children's strollers will be taken by a Guest Service Representative before you board and returned once the tour has ended.
The tour is approximately 80 minutes without stops along the route.
Foreign language tours are available and depart every half hour only from the Prudential Center location. These tours utilize cutting edge GPS technology to offer tours in Spanish, German, French, Mandarin, Japanese, Italian, Portuguese (Brazilian dialect), Cantonese and Korean, at no additional cost. To purchase tickets on one of these tours, look for the tours marked in Blue from the Prudential Center departure location.
Only service animals are permitted on the tour.
The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
Gratuity is not included in the price.
You must have a printed copy of your VELTRA voucher to present upon check-in. You will not be able to participate in this activity if you only have a digital copy on your mobile device.
Frequently Asked Questions
Any cancellations made after the booking confirmation date will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.