Driving / Walking
Each Tour 2 - 3 Hours
One Per Person
At Your Own Pace
Welcome to the Ultimate East Coast Tour Bundle
Save time and money and pick up our Ultimate East Coast Bundle. Discover unknown local spots, best photo opportunities, top drives, the region’s colonial past, stunning scenery, and more with this bundle. This bundle comprises 20+ tours spread across Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine, Rhode Island, Tennessee, DC, & New York City.
This bundle includes all these fantastic tours:
- Acadia National Park (Driving)
- Bar Harbor (Walking)
- Blue Ridge Parkway (Driving)
- Boston Freedom Trail (Walking)
- Bunker Hill Monument (Walking)
- Boston Harbor (Walking)
- Cades Cove (Driving)
- Cambridge (Driving)
- Cape Ann (Driving)
- Cape Cod (Driving)
- Central Park (Walking)
- Great Smoky National Park (Driving)
- Harvard Yard (Walking)
- Kancamagus Scenic Byway (Driving)
- Lexington & Concord (Driving)
- Martha’s Vineyard (Driving)
- Scenic Newport (Driving)
- Newport Cliffwalk (Walking)
- Plymouth (Walking)
- Salem With Trials (Walking)
- Shenandoah National Park (Driving)
- Washington D.C. (Walking)
Read on to learn more about each tour.
Acadia National Park Tour
Maine is well known for its lush wilderness, but you might be surprised to learn that the sprawling green forests you see today are actually quite new! These forests used to be entirely dominated by coniferous evergreen trees, like spruce and fir. Young deciduous trees now populate them. What happened? Learn more about it in our Acadia National Park Tour.
Bar Harbor Tour
Return to the extravagance of the Gilded Age in Bar Harbor, Maine. Once the vacation destination of choice among some of America’s wealthiest families, this quaint seaside town is still chock full of lavish historic architecture. Dive into Bar Harbor’s rich history, stroll alongside the ocean, take in the fall colors, and learn how the lobster became a Maine icon!
Blue Ridge Parkway Tour
Experience ‘America’s Favorite Drive’ along the famous Blue Ridge Parkway! Cruise between the Great Smoky Mountains and Shenandoah National Park on this scenic, one-of-a-kind highway bathed in blue mist. Take in the breathtaking wilderness of the mountains, snap photos from jaw-dropping overlooks, spot incredible wildlife, and uncover the fascinating history and legends of the Cherokee as you drive. This self-guided driving tour reveals the parkway’s best sites and the hidden history behind them all!
Boston Freedom Trail Tour
Walk in the footsteps of Revolutionary War heroes, discover the story of Paul Revere’s Midnight Ride, and relive the fight for American Independence with a self-guided tour of the Boston Freedom Trail! Journey back to historic Boston in George Washington, Paul Revere, Samuel Adams, and their revolutionary collaborators. On the Boston Freedom Trail self-guided tour, you will learn everything from Boston Common (the heart of colonial Boston) to Bunker Hill (the site of the first Revolutionary War battle) — and everything in between! This is one of our bestselling tours on TripAdvisor, Expedia, and Viator.
Bunker Hill Monument Tour
Relive the famous Battle of Bunker Hill with this thrilling tour of the Bunker Hill Monument. Stroll around this urban park as you listen to a blow-by-blow rendition of the battle that defined the American Revolution. Hear about Colonel William Prescott’s heroism, the British commanders’ critical errors, and the bravery of America’s ragtag militiamen. Then, climb to the top of the monument itself for incredible views of Boston!
Boston Harbor Tour
Immerse yourself in the American Revolution, Boston Tea Party and Sons of Liberty stories as you stroll along Boston’s scenic Harborwalk! Unearth tales of rebellion, sabotage, and intrigue surrounding the Founding Fathers. Discover the Boston Harborwalk tour’s historical and storied past while enjoying its beautiful views between South Station and Long Wharf!
Cades Cove Tour
Discover gorgeous natural scenery and rich history at Cades Cove, one of the most popular destinations in the Smoky Mountains. This scenic loop packs a ton of sights into a small space. Check out sparkling waterfalls, lush hiking trails, and historic churches all in one place! Plus, learn the fascinating history behind this cove, including how the Civil War once threatened to tear it apart.
Cambridge Driving Tour
Explore historic, beautiful Cambridge with total freedom and flexibility! From some of the oldest and more storied educational institutions to Revolutionary War remnants, this picturesque city’s past is alive and well. See Harvard and MIT, hear about the founding of Cambridge, and admire the city’s gorgeous old-timey architecture. This cute, compact city is every bit as fascinating as Boston, so see what all the hype is about!
Cape Ann Tour
Discover Cape Ann with a self-guided drive along the scenic waterfront! Enjoy the vistas, beaches, and natural beauty of this quintessential New England coastline at your own pace. Combine gorgeous green canopies with the pristine blue of the ocean. Visit the famous Fisherman’s Memorial, beautiful Beauport, and the scenic Harborwalk, all while diving into the stories of Massachusetts of days past. The roundtrip tour through Gloucester and Rockport also visits Fort Point, Eastern Point Lighthouse, Bearskin Neck, Halibut Point State Park, and more.
Cape Cod Scenic Tour
This self-guided driving tour will explore all Cape Cod offers, from quintessential lighthouses to sandy beaches! As you drive on your Cape Cod scenic tour, see and learn about the Cape’s maritime traditions, Pilgrim and tribal history, and miles of beautiful beaches. The tour begins at the Cape Cod Visitor Center in Barnstable and ends at the historic Pilgrim First Landing Park in Provincetown. Along the way, you’ll visit Nauset Lighthouse (the unofficial icon of the Cape), First Encounter Beach (which the Pilgrims explored), Marconi Station (the site of transatlantic cables), and more!
Central Park Tour
Your tour of Central Park begins at the corner of 5th and 59th and takes you through the best spots in this historic park. You’ll stop at places like the Central Park Zoo, meander along the famous, tree-lined mall, and visit the famous (and sometimes odd) statues that dot the park, honoring everyone from Shakespeare to Balto! Snap photos at Bethesda Terrace, a beautiful piece of architecture that has drawn attention from the movie industry over the years, then head to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. There is much more to love in this verdant oasis, so get ready to explore on this New York City tour.
Great Smoky Mountains Tour
Explore the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and discover why it’s the most visited National Park in the country! Tour these famous mountains while learning about Cherokee history and legends, Appalachian life, and much more. Immerse yourself in the dense wilderness as you drive. We’ll point you to all the best spots to take in the timeless wonders of the mountains. There’s no better way to see Clingman’s Dome, Cades Cove, or Rainbow Falls than on the Smoky Mountains tour!
Harvard Square Tour
Visit the heart of Harvard University’s campus in Cambridge: Harvard Square! This Harvard tour covers must-see campus sights like the John Harvard Statue, Widener Library, and former dorms of famous alumni like Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Natalie Portman, and more. Explore Harvard’s history, legacy, and fame in full. This might be the most beautiful campus in the country, so don’t miss out!
Kancamagus Scenic Byway Tour
The spectacular sights of the Kancamagus scenic byway are world-renowned. Cruise through New Hampshire’s White Mountain National Forest, take in the unbelievable mountain vistas, and learn all about the land as you drive! Who was the eponymous Chief Kancamagus? Where can you stop for the best views? What is the connection of great Americans with Kancamagus? All this and more will be answered!
Lexington and Concord Tour
Discover the thrilling events behind the “shot heard round the world” with this self-guided driving tour through Lexington and Concord. Follow the path of the very first battle of the American Revolutionary War, from a shootout in the town square to a life-or-death struggle on a narrow bridge. Step back in time and witness the courage and ferocity of the minutemen who took on the most significant military power in the world on the Battle of Lexington and Concord tour.
Martha’s Vineyard Tour
Get ready to visit one of the most incredible vacation spots in the USA, a favorite among celebrities and even presidents! Martha’s Vineyard is home to stunning beaches and coastline, picturesque little towns, and plenty of fun—but this tour will also dig beneath the beautiful surface and into the island’s surprising history. Learn about the Wampanoag, the origin of the Vineyard’s famous “gingerbread houses,” and the lost language the island’s residents invented!
Explore all of Newport, RI! Experience the iconic Cliff Walk, which winds past famous Gilded Age mansions like The Breakers, The Elms, and Marble House. Then hop into your car and drive down Bellevue Avenue and around Ocean Drive, featuring simply breathtaking coastal views. Learn about the mansions on the Newport mansion tour, Newport’s historical past, and iconic American millionaires like the Vanderbilts and Astors. This tour bundle offers the best value for those looking to get the most out of their Newport, Rhode Island trip.
Plymouth Walking Tour
Take a day trip to Plymouth from Boston to visit where the Pilgrims landed! As one of the earliest English settlements in North America, Plymouth is an essential stop for any history lover. Get to know the Pilgrims, the Wampanoag who helped them, and learn what life was like in the New World. Plus, visit famous artifacts like Plymouth Rock and a replica of the Mayflower! Whether you want to dive deeper into American history or stroll through a picturesque coastal town, a Plymouth walking tour is a must-do.
Salem Witch Trials Tour
The quaint and picturesque town of Salem hides a seriously dark history. Over 300 years ago, this was the infamous Salem Witch Trials site, where innocent townspeople were ruthlessly killed for being “witches.” This self-guided, GPS-enabled, and professionally-narrated Salem Witch Trials tour explores the city’s grim past and present. Visit the poignant sites that still testify to Salem’s history.
Shenandoah National Park Tour
Take a scenic drive through Virginia’s verdant wilderness with this self-guided tour. Stop to snap photos from breathtaking overlooks along Skyline Drive. Hike portions of the famous Appalachian Trail. Find out how this wild, remote place isn’t entirely what it seems. Plus, learn the history of Shenandoah National Park’s earliest inhabitants, from the Six Nations to the Iroquois Wars. This easy, picturesque drive is one you won’t soon forget!
Washington Monuments Tour
This walking tour of Washington, D.C. includes every must-see spot in the nation’s capital city, from the White House to the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, and even the enormous Capitol Building. Your trip will be filled with history, little-known facts, and plenty of tidbits about how the nation runs.
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Preview the Tour
Shenandoah Audio Story
Acadia Audio Story
Kancamagus Audio Story
Oconaluftee Visitor Center Audio Story
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Carry a Portable Phone Charger
We Recommend carrying a portable power bank to avoid running out of charge during your tour.
Not a Car Rental
We do not provide car rental services. You must arrange for a car yourself. Our self-guided driving audio tours will work in any car via an aux cable or Bluetooth.
How many bundles should I buy?
Since this bundle includes both walking & driving tours, we recommend you buy 1 bundle per person.
What do we do?
Simply put, Action Tour Guide is an audio guide, map, and tour book – all in one app! We are a GPS-enabled app-based tour that narrates information based on your location right on your phone. You can experience our driving and walking tours at your own pace and literally at any time of the day!