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Free Tours by Foot - Boston Tours

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Free Tours by Foot - Boston Tours
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We offer Boston walking tours at no upfront cost. Our guests decide what a tour was worth or what he or she can afford after a tour is finished. We also run pay-what-you-like Boston food tours as well as bike tours. Tours include Cambridge MA.
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Boston, MA 02116
Jamaica Plain
+1 617-299-0764
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Where else can you find a better value? David Phillips is probably the most passionate, knowledgable Bostonian guide you will ever meet. I had such great two tours booked and the information I received within 3 hours is invaluable. Apart from his knowledge and passion...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I took two walking tours with David P. and I’m really happy I did! He’s a amazing tour guide, very knowledgeable, you can see he’s very passionate and involved, it’s not just a job. He knows a lot of interesting facts and shared funny anecdotes....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Good tour, but guide should take into account that not all turists understand English fluently, he could speak a little slower so that everybody understands him

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MichaelW386
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited Boston November 29-December 4, 2018 and were wise enough to book this tour. David P. shared some interesting facts and history during our hour and half, slightly cold tour. He did a great job of putting events in context that makes it interesting...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Where were guides like David P. when I was 10 and my mother dragged me through all of those painfully boring tours? This tour was everything but boring - David P. - as a proud Bostonian - knows his history. His charisma is of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

David was very helpful and communicative. Both the Harvard and Freedom trail was a great experience. Sure thing to do if you are in Boston.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Supriyo G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a good time with our guide, David P., learning the history of Harvard and the greater Cambridge area. Informative and fun! Highly recommend Free Tours by Foot of Boston!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TrackyRed
Reviewed 1 week ago

Learned so much about Boston in this free tour and David P. was such a great storyteller. Very informative and highly recommend!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank huangbrandon432
Reviewed 1 week ago

David P was waiting in his orange windbreaker and matching shoes and guided us on the walk. He was full of fun stories and knew how to entertain the crowd of us - all who seem to know little before the tour started, and walked...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Blommekind
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a tour of Harvard and the Freedom Trail given by David P. It was one of the best tours we’ve taken. He’s extremely knowledgeable, and shows his passion for Boston and Harvard/Cambridge history. If it’s the only thing you do, take one of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jamaica Plain
This Boston neighborhood feels like a distinct
community unique and separate from the bustle of other
areas. Beautiful Victorian homes, restaurants with an
emphasis on being eco-friendly and providing local and
organic food, and a large Hispanic community. Visit
Centre and South streets for restaurants, cafes, and
little shops. The Arnold Arboretum is a beautiful,
large green space well worth a visit if you venture to
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Lois G
16 October 2018|
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Response from Carol C | Reviewed this property |
I would see if you can find out now what will be open and if there will be free foot tours. Weather is a big factor
angela j
5 June 2018|
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Response from acastaldi | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I'm just seeing this question - looks like the time has passed. So sorry. For anyone else's benefit, I'll answer anyway. Go to the website freetoursbyfoot, select Boston. This forum will not allow me to post a link... More