Driving / Walking
Per tour 2 - 3 Hours
One Per Person
Per Tour 3+ Miles
Per Tour 30+
At Your Own Pace
Welcome to the Massachusetts Self-Guided Tours Bundle
This comprehensive bundle includes the popular tours of Boston along with some of the best ‘things to do’ in and around Massachusetts. Get the bundle and save 47% from buying the individual tours! All tours work offline and have lifetime validity. Here’s a list of all the tours in the bundle:
- Boston Freedom Trail (Walking)
- Bunker Hill Monument (Walking)
- Harvard Square (Walking)
- Boston Ghost (Walking)
- Salem Witch Trials (Walking)
- Boston Harborwalk (Walking)
- Plymouth (Walking)
- Cape Cod & Provincetown (Driving)
- Cape Ann (Driving)
- Battle of Lexington (Driving)
- Martha’s Vineyard (Driving)
- Cambridge (Driving)
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 in time 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 about everything from Boston Common (the heart of colonial Boston) to Bunker Hill (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!
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.
Boston Tea Party Tour
Immerse yourself in the stories of the American Revolution, Boston Tea Party, and Sons of Liberty 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!
Battle of 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!
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 stand as a testament to Salem’s history.
Cape Cod Scenic Tour
This self-guided driving tour will explore all that 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 (site of transatlantic cables), and more!
Plymouth Walking Tour
Take a day trip to Plymouth from Boston to visit the place 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.
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. 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.
Boston Ghost Tour
Welcome to the Boston ghost tour, home of the American Revolution, site of the Tea Party, and a hotspot for ghosts? That’s right — this historic city is full of dark graveyards, spooky sightings, and haunted houses.
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, the past is alive and well in this picturesque city. 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 visit it to see what all the hype is about!
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How does it work?
- Once you book a tour, you’ll get a text/email with instructions.
- Download the app (while in good wifi/signal) and use your unique password to access your tours.
- To begin touring, go to the starting point and launch the app.
- The audio starts automatically once you reach the starting point. Stick to the tour route & speed limit for the best experience.
- Please note that no one will meet you at the starting point.
Preview The Tour Audio Story
Freedom Trail - Bunker Hill Monument Audio Story
Cape Cod - Marconi Station Audio Story
How Big is Martha's Vineyard Audio Story
Lexington - Buttrick Home Audio Story
The length of time it takes to walk the Freedom Trail in Boston depends on your pace and the time you spend at each site. On average, it takes about 2 to 3 hours to complete the trail.
Yes, you can walk the entire Freedom Trail in Boston on your own. It’s a self-guided trail marked by a red line on the sidewalks, leading you to 16 historically significant sites.
Yes, the Boston Freedom Trail is worth it for history enthusiasts and anyone interested in exploring the city’s revolutionary past. It offers insights into the American Revolution and showcases iconic landmarks.
Boston is known for its seafood, particularly its clam chowder, lobster rolls, and fresh oysters. The city is also famous for its baked beans, Boston cream pie, and Fenway Franks
At the Bunker Hill Monument, you can see a commemorative obelisk that honors the Battle of Bunker Hill during the Revolutionary War.
Harvard Square is known for being the heart of Harvard University’s campus and a vibrant area with shops, restaurants, and cultural events.
The Boston Ghost tour is a walking tour that explores the city’s haunted history and eerie tales.
The Salem Witch Trials tour is a walking tour that delves into the history and events of the infamous witch trials that took place in Salem.
The Boston Harborwalk is a walking trail along Boston’s waterfront, offering scenic views and access to various attractions.
The Plymouth walking tour takes you to sites related to the Pilgrims’ landing and early American history, including Plymouth Rock and a replica of the Mayflower.
The Cape Cod & Provincetown driving tour explores the picturesque landscapes and charming towns of Cape Cod, ending in the artistic town of Provincetown.
The Cape Ann driving tour takes you along the scenic coastline and picturesque towns of Cape Ann, known for its beauty and history.
The Battle of Lexington driving tour covers sites related to the opening battles of the American Revolution, including Lexington Green and Concord.
The Martha’s Vineyard driving tour allows you to explore the charming island with its beautiful beaches, historic towns, and scenic views.
The Cambridge driving tour explores the historical and architectural highlights of the city, including Harvard University and other landmarks.
The Bunker Hill Monument commemorates the Battle of Bunker Hill, a significant early battle in the American Revolutionary War.
The highlight of the Plymouth walking tour is visiting Plymouth Rock, the traditional landing site of the Mayflower Pilgrims.
The Boston Harborwalk is known for providing a scenic route along Boston’s waterfront, offering access to parks, attractions, and beautiful views.
Inclusions and Exclusions
- App on your phone: A link to download the Action Tour Guide App and Password for your tours.
- Flexible schedule: Use any day, any time. Travel over multiple days or on next trip. Never expires.
- Easy to use: Stories play automatically by GPS. Hands-free. Get HELP all day: Call, Chat, or Email.
- At your own pace: No group. Take breaks for photos/ snacks/hikes. Go at your own pace.
- Offline use: No cell signal or wifi required. Offline GPS Map & route. Stop-to-stop direction.
- Don’t miss a thing: Full itinerary, travel tips, professionally narrated videos, text, and hidden gems.
- Transportation, parking fees, food, and drinks.
- Entry tickets or reservations to any attractions along the route.
- Car Rental: Please arrange a rental car at the closest airport or train station.