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Walking & Bicycle Tours in Cambridge
Don't let dropping temperature deter from explore outdoors, Cambridge is one of America's bicycle- and pedestrian-friendly cities. You get to experience the uniqueness and charm of this historical city best on bike and walking tours. Here are some popular tours that we recommend when you visit Cambridge.
Harvard University Campus Guided Walking Tour
Explore one of the most prestigious college campuses of the country on this guided walking tour. Get a personal insight into life at this Ivy League institution. Led by a student guide, this tour covers historical buildings, monuments, and outdoor spaces. This year however, keeping everyone's safety in mind, the Harvard University Campus Tours will be conducted virtually. The tours which will be conducted via Zoom, will feature never seen before images of Harvard and its legacy in today's times.
Cambridge Combo: Harvard and MIT Guided Walking Tours
This walking tour covers the Massachusetts Institute of Technology as well as Harvard. This casual excursion of the two campuses led by a student guide gives you interesting information about both these colleges from an insider's perspective.
Public MIT Campus Guided Walking Tour
Explore the campus that inspired Nobel Peace Prize winners, astronauts, and famed innovators. Understand what it is like to be a student at one of the best universities in the country. Walk past the Great Dome and Infinite Corridor as you hear stories of MIT's history and its relationship to Boston.
Boston Walk Through History Private Tour
Cover most of Boston's historic spots on foot in one day on the Boston Walk Through History Private Tour. This tour includes amazing stories from America's history, some fantastic photo opportunities, and delicious food.
Private Small-Group Harvard Square Sunset Walking Tour
Take the 2-hour sunset walking tour of historic Harvard Square and experience Boston after sundown. Enjoy performances by street artists, walk through Harvard Yard, Battle Street, and other old landmarks like the Old Burial Ground Cemetery.
Tour de Cambridge Bike Tour
Explore the fun and vibrant parts of Cambridge on a bicycle with the Tour de Cambridge Bike Tour. This tour covers the bike/pedestrian paths along the Charles River and Kendall Square. Some of the popular attractions that you will cover include:
• Harvard Square
• Charles River with views of the Boston Skyline
• The Stata Center
• Longfellow Bridge
You can even take this tour with your family and children who are 10 years or older.
Boston City View Bicycle Tour
Ride through Boston's top attractions on this 2.5-hour to 3-hour guided tour. Experience the unique charm and character of this vibrant city. This bicycle tour includes Boston's historic North End, Copley Square, Fenway Park, and Freedom Trail.
Emerald Necklace Guided Bicycle Tour
Experience the beauty of fall in Boston on this 4-hour guided bicycle tour that takes small groups around the North End of the city. Ride through the historic Emerald Necklace, a 1,100-acre chain of parks linked by waterways in Boston and Brookline. This bike tour includes:
• Shaded boulevard of the Commonwealth Avenue
• Shores of Jamaica Pond
• Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University
• Rose Kennedy Greenway
• Charles River Esplanade
• Boston Common and Public Garden
Boston Fall Foliage Guided Bicycle Tour
Go on a memorable bicycle tour through Boston's gorgeous fall foliage. Ride through Frederick Law Olmstead's famous system of parks on this 4-hour guided tour. Covering at least 15 miles, the Boston Fall Foliage Guided Bicycle Tour includes several hills and many hidden gems in Boston.
Cambridge has something unique to offer to all kinds of travelers. From historical landmarks, various dining options, events, and bicycle and walking tours, you will have plenty of exciting things to do when visiting this beautiful city. You have an added advantage if you stay at the Freepoint Hotel as our hotel puts you very close to some of the most happening tours and attractions. Explore Cambridge on foot or a bike and create a lifetime of memories.