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Ghosts and Gravestones Tour of Boston
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This spirited tour offers a light-hearted look at Bostonís darker side. During the 2-hour, spine-tingling trip through Bostonís historic burial grounds, a guide tells tales and legends.
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Your guide—a wretched creature doomed to travel the streets of Boston—relates the stories of the unfortunate souls he encountered and the macabre events he witnessed during his time in Purgatory.

Hear about Boston's most sinister characters, from the Angel of Death to the king of all killers—the Boston Strangler. Step inside two of the oldest burial grounds in Boston proper for a walking tour you will never forget!

Visit the Copp's Hill Burial Ground in the North End, nestled atop the tallest point in one of Boston's oldest historic districts. Here you visit the final resting place of Cotton Mather, a man famous for his "intimate" involvement with the Salem Witch Trials. Then to the Granary Burial Ground where you visit the final resting places of many of the most famous heroes of the American Revolution including John Hancock, Paul Revere, and Samuel Adams.

Inclusions :
  • Visit 2 of the following 3 burying grounds: Copp's Hill Burying Ground, The Granary Burying Ground and King's Chapel Burying Ground.
  • Knowledgeable tour guide

Approximately 1.5 hours (there are two twenty minute walking portions)

Departure time and location:
7 PM, 8 PM, and 9 PM; from the Marriott Long Wharf Hotel

Return time and location:
8:30 PM, 9:30 PM, and 10:30 PM; to the Marriott Long Wharf Hotel

Reservation confirmation is required. Children under 6 are not permitted on the tour and all children 13 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Tour runs most dark and stormy nights, so please dress appropriately. You are advised to wear comfortable shoes. Tour guide gratuity is not included and is at your discretion.
Redemption instructions

After you book your activity, follow these 3 easy steps:
1. Print your voucher; locate the voucher in your travel confirmation e-mail or in the My Trips/My Itineraries link on the site.
2. Follow the redemption instructions on your voucher; it is critical to do this before you depart.
3. Take all vouchers with you; you must redeem one voucher per person.

Exchange your voucher for activity:
Reservation confirmation is required. Please call at least 24 hours in advance of the date you wish to take this tour. Present your voucher(s) and photo ID to the tour representative on the date you are scheduled to take the tour. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time (7 PM, 8 PM, and 9 PM).
Terms and conditions

Cancellations and Changes: This Activity can be changed or cancelled without penalty at any time prior to 24 hours before the scheduled start of your trip. The scheduled start of your trip is defined as your hotel check-in date, your departure date of the originating flight, or the date of the Activity if the Activity was booked without a flight or a hotel.