The Riverboat Cruise Near Boston You Never Knew Existed

There are several enchanting boat rides that take you out into Boston Harbor, but did you know that you can take a riverboat ride along the Charles, as well? No, we’re not talking Duck Boats, although those tours are a lot of fun. The Charles Riverboat Company offers relaxing jaunts along Boston’s favorite river. If you’re seeking a soothing but informative way to appreciate some the city’s best views, then look no further.

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The Charles Riverboat Company offers public cruises between mid-May and October.

You can reserve tickets up to two weeks in advance. Discounted parking, with validation, is available in the Galleria parking lot.

Learn more about cruising the Charles River here.

Have you taken this riverboat ride yet? Let us know in the comments.