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Boston Harbor Narrated Cruises

Boston Harbor Narrated CruisesIf you are specifically looking for a narrated tour, we have some great ones to offer! Whether you are a local Bostonian that wants to go a few steps beyond the average Boston tour or if you are an international tourist that wants to hear about our Boston Harbor sites (forts, light houses, monuments, and iconic buildings). Furthermore, you can choose between a heavily narrated tour or a lightly narrated tour.

Many of our guests like to come out to just relax and hear the wind and waves. The schooner sails and our late night cruises are the best for passive tourism excursion where little to no narration is included.


Boston Harbor Island Sightseeing Cruise

Boston Harbor Islands Cruise

Step aboard the Northern Lights for a top-of-the-line sightseeing cruise to discover some of the mysteries behind Boston’s harbor islands. Sit back and relax in our climate-controlled cabin or enjoy the sea breeze on our open top deck. During your harbor cruise with us, our captain will provide narration and crew will be around to assist in making your trip more comfortable.

  Depart: Rowes Wharf   Boat: Northern Lights   Cost: $38

One-Hour Inner Harbor Cruise

Take a cruise on the elegant Northern Lights for a glimpse into the glamour of the 1920s. Relax with the sea breeze on one of our top deck benches or chill inside with our climate-controlled, wood trimmed salon. Throughout the cruise, our local captains will share their knowledge and personal stories of growing up in Boston Harbor. Crew will be around to assist pointing out sites and making sure you feel comfortable.

  Depart: Rowes Wharf   Boat: Northern Lights   Cost: $22

Boston Harbor Morning Mimosa Cruise

Breakfast Pastries & Mimosa Voyage aboard Northern Lights

Weekends are a time for relaxing and getting your days started the right way. Join us for a Mimosa and Bloody Mary Cruise aboard the elegant Northern Lights to jump start your relaxation mode. While aboard choose from a variety of Mimosas and Bloody Mary’s, grab a pastry from the buffet, and select a cozy seat as we cruise around Boston Harbor to capture panoramic views of Boston.  This is the perfect event for groups looking to entertain guests from out of town. You can see the sites without giving up a relaxing weekend. We can accommodate small bridal parties or even morning after wedding parties.  The Mimosa & Bloody Mary cruise offers the perfect event for the individual or the group looking to celebrate and relax. 

  Depart: Rowes Wharf   Boat: Northern Lights   Cost: $45

New England Fall Foliage Cruise in Boston Harbor

Northern Lights Fall Foliage Cruise

Pull out your autumn sweaters and grab a hot cider and join the captain and crew of Northern Lights for a relaxing Boston Harbor cruise, featuring the colorful trees of fall. New England has been known for the vibrant foliage that people are drawn to every year. Our **three-hour extended afternoon picnic cruise** will take you away from the hustle and bustle of the city to the peaceful majesty of the harbor islands.
  Depart: Rowes Wharf   Boat: Northern Lights   Cost: $68