Map of Beacon Hill & Park (s) trek -Carte - parc

The Boston-Beacon Hill and Downtown Boston parks trek, a 3 miles self-guided tour to walk along the Charles river, explore 2 parks, then visit Beacon Hill (a tour revised in February 2019), will take you about 2 hours to complete, more if you board a gondola or a swan boat, and visit the Museum of… Read More


map of the Charlestown tour, Boston

The Charlestown trek is a 2.5 to 3.5 miles self-guided tour to visit on foot the oldest neighborhood of Boston, and two Historical National Parks. You’ll discover the oldest tavern of the state; you’ll have views of the West End, the North End, and the West and North suburbs; you’ll walk in small streets lined by gaslights… Read More


Map of East Boston Trek

A 2 miles, 1h30 to 2 h outdoor trek (revised in Sept 2018) on the other side of the harbor, to get the best views of Downtown Boston, especially at night, discover a lightship, a working shipyard, rows of triple deckers, an impressive organ (in a church), and plenty of public art. You’ll also have… Read More


Map of the Waterfront trek

A 2 miles trek to explore some of the Waterfront and the Greenway, with a foray in the Financial District and two stops at the Quincy Market and Faneuil Hall area. Shopping, sightseeing and strolling are on the program, with three visits to three very different places. You’ll be outside half of the time (details and photos below the map) Highlights:… Read More