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Newbury Street

Newbury Street, Boston, is a charming and iconic street known for its luxury shopping, diverse dining options, and historic buildings. It has been dubbed as the "Rodeo Drive of the East Coast" due to its high-end boutiques and fashionable atmosphere.


Location

Newbury Street runs for about one mile from Massachusetts Avenue to Arlington Street in the Back Bay neighborhood of Boston. This bustling thoroughfare is easily accessible by car, public transportation, and even on foot for those exploring the surrounding areas.

History

Originally named "Washington Street," Newbury Street was established in the mid-19th century during the expansion of the city's Back Bay area. The street was renamed in 1860 after the city of Newburyport, where many of Boston's wealthiest residents had summer homes. Throughout the years, Newbury Street has undergone several transformations and is now a vibrant mix of historic brownstones and modern buildings.

Activities

Today, Newbury Street is known as Boston's premier shopping destination, offering a diverse mix of high-end retailers, local shops, and global brands. It is also home to several renowned art galleries and design showrooms, making it a haven for art enthusiasts.

Aside from shopping and browsing, visitors can enjoy a variety of dining options along Newbury Street. From cozy cafes to upscale restaurants, there is something to satisfy every craving.

Nearby Attractions

Newbury Street is conveniently located near several popular attractions. Just a short walk away, you can visit the iconic Boston Public Garden and take a ride on the famous Swan Boats. The historic Copley Square is also nearby, featuring landmarks such as the Old South Church and Trinity Church.




Planning Your Tour

Experience the best of Newbury Street with a delightful double-decker bus tour by Boston Sightseeing. Hop on and off at your leisure, savoring the wonders of this iconic street while discovering the captivating history and vibrant culture of Boston. Explore at your own pace with convenient stops, including one right on Newbury Street.

Our Tour Packages

Single Ride Pass

Single Ride Pass

$37.00

Explore Boston in 80 Minutes
  • City Tour Single Ride
  • Double-Decker Bus Tour
  • Hop-on Hop-off
  • Cambridge Tour
  • 80 Minutes Tour
  • 1 Day Validity
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Blue Route Tour
  • Night Tour
Hop-On Hop-Off All  Day

Hop-On Hop-Off All Day

$43.00

Boston City Sightseeing Tour
  • Hop-On Hop-Off Boston Tour
  • Double Decker Bus Tour
  • Unlimited Hop-on Hop-off
  • Hop-on Hop-off Cambridge Tour
  • 80 Minutes Tour
  • 1 Day Validity
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Blue Route Tour
  • Night Tour
Hop-On Hop-Off 24 Stops

Hop-On Hop-Off 24 Stops

$58.00

Hop-0n Hop-Off - Boston & Cambridge Tour
  • Hop-on Hop-off Boston Tour
  • Double-Decker Bus Tour
  • Unlimited Hop-on Hop-off
  • Hop-on Hop-off Cambridge Tour
  • 200 Minutes Tour
  • 1 Day Validity
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Blue, Orange, Purple Route Tour
  • Night Tour
Hop-On Hop-Off 2 Days

Hop-On Hop-Off 2 Days

$89.00

City Tour Highlights With 2 Days Pass
  • Hop-on Hop-off Boston Tour
  • Double-Decker Bus Tour
  • Unlimited Hop-on Hop-off
  • Hop-on Hop-off Cambridge Tour
  • 200 Minutes Tour
  • 2 Day Validity
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Blue, Orange, Purple Route Tour
  • Night Tour
Night Tour

Night Tour

$43.00

Boston's Vibrant Evening Tour
  • City tour Single Ride
  • Double-Decker Bus Tour
  • Hop-on Hop-off
  • Cambridge Tour
  • 75 Minutes Tour
  • 1 Day Validity
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Blue Route Tour

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