Learn to fly a helicopter as you take the controls of a Robinson R44! Experience hovering, take-off, landing, rearward and sideways flying in Boston!
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This is your chance to learn the basics of flying a helicopter with this fun and exhilarating experience!
Take the controls of a Robinson R44 helicopter with an FAA-certified instructor by your side. You'll start out with 30 minutes of pre-flight ground school, learning helicopter safety and how a helicopter flies.
Next it's time to climb on-board and prepare for an experience you'll never forget. During your 30 minutes of flight time, you'll get the chance to take the controls and enjoy the unique sensation of flying a helicopter. Experience hovering, take-off, landing, rearward and sideways flight.
You'll also receive a helicopter pilot logbook to log your first lesson. This experience will leave you full of excitement and lasting memories.
No parachute required! Experience the exhilarating feeling of skydiving indoors! Gift experience in Boston for anyone who wants to feel the skydiving sensation.
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No plane, no parachute, no problem! Using a new, state-of-the-art-vertical wind tunnel, you can experience the freedom of flight - indoors!
There is no falling sensation; you simply float above the trampoline floor with ease. The indoor vertical wind tunnel is used not only by the world's best skydivers to train, but was also designed for the general public to experience the sport of body flight.
With the help of a certified instructor, you will be flying on your own after a brief 20-minute training class. You will learn the basics of body flight and hand signals used in the tunnel.
All gear required for your flight in the tunnel will be provided: helmet, goggles, flight suit, ear plugs and elbow and knee pads.
You will be completely immersed in the world of high adventure skydiving without ever having to pack a parachute, pull a ripcord or jump out of a perfectly good airplane.
The 90-minute tour will include samples at 3 locations as you wind your way through a Boston neighborhood, rich in history and local culture.
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A tour of America's famed 'Walking City' just wouldn't be complete without a little strolling. And a lot of sipping! Get the best of both options on the Boston Wine Tour!
Explore one of three neighborhoods of this celebrated U.S. hot spot, as engaging tour guides lead you past renowned Boston attractions and share insightful info surrounding the wonderful world of wine. Your wine tour highlights three destinations, each featuring a sampling session led by local wine experts.
At each stop, you will delight in a VIP wine tasting experience. Reserved seating will be ready and waiting for your group's arrival, along with a top-notch serving staff. Pre-selected wines will be prepped for pouring, alongside appetizers (where appropriate) to demonstrate intriguing pairings. Your hosts will also present fascinating wine lessons as you sip and savor, enlightening you with knowledge regarding how to taste, pair and even buy wine.
Delight further in your afternoon as you're introduced to tidbits about the enticing history and culture of the tour's neighborhood. With three different neighborhood touring options to choose from, you'll soon discover why each area is a Boston favorite!
Marvel at the artistic influence of the South End, admiring its sophisticated and diverse surroundings as you make your way between tasting stops. Or opt to enjoy your Boston Wine Tour in a more vintage fashion, taking in the atmosphere of the city's oldest neighborhood, the North End. And if you prefer to immerse yourself in the lap of luxury, head to Back Bay for a Boston tour that takes you ambling among one of the most affluent areas of the city.
Depending on which route you select, your 3 tasting locations may include the following venues (subject to change):
Aragosta Fairmont Battery Wharf
Gaslight Brasserie du Coin
Artu Rosticeria & Trattoria
Cinquecento Roman Trattoria
Legal Sea Foods
The Wine Bottega
And best of all, no matter which Boston Wine Tour option you explore, you're in for a relaxed outing that will prove to be a splendid combo of fun, entertainment and education. So enjoy the charm and humor of your wine ambassador, and raise a glass to enjoying one of the most unique things to do in Boston, in the company of fine wine. Cheers!
Your fun, knowledgeable tour guide will provide historical, architectural and cultural information about the South End neighborhood throughout the tour!
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Learn about the rich history and exciting culinary scene of Boston's historic South End neighborhood on this fun and delicious food tour.
Explore as you stroll through the neighborhood, view some of South End's beautifully-planned Victorian bow-front row houses and communities, hear about the area's cultural development and enjoy listening to historical and fun facts about South End's famous landmarks and residents.
Your guide will lead you to six South End area restaurants, specialty shops and markets where you will sample local favorites. You will learn about the history of the establishments and hear fun and interesting stories about the proprietors.
Tasting locations visited on this Boston South End Food Tour may include (and are subject to change):
A sandwich shop featuring some of Boston's celebrated chefs
A popular neighborhood bakery with mouth-watering sweets
A Latin kitchen with a Venezuelan influence
Purveyor of fine meats, cheeses, wines and specialty products
Boston's oldest fish market
New American Brasserie with comfort food and a cozy atmosphere