Experience the magic of the holiday season in Boston with our 4-day trip to the enchanting holiday markets. Immerse yourself in the festive spirit as you explore the charming stalls filled with unique gifts, local crafts, and delectable treats. From the twinkling lights to the joyful atmosphere, this unforgettable journey will make your Christmas dreams come true.View Dates & Book
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Boston in December is truly magical. The cobblestone streets are covered with snow and homes are decked out with cheerful holiday lights. Strolling through this winter wonderland with a steaming cup of hot chocolate will leave you feeling warm and festive.
There is so much to see and do in Boston in the winter! Across the city you will find plenty of European style holiday markets, beautifully lit Christmas trees and great shopping. If you are feeling more adventurous, you wont want to miss out on ice skating at the Boston Common Frog Pond. Once you have worked up an appetite, warm up with a bowl of New England clam chowder. On this tour, you will discover Bostons best holiday markets, tour around the city, enjoy a show by the famous Holiday Pops at the Boston Symphony Orchestra and more!
3 Nights of accommodations at Aloft Boston Seaport Hotel by Marriott
Excellent 2nd Balcony Centre Tickets to see the Holiday Pops at the Boston Symphony Orchestra (Optional Add-On)
Guided tour of the city of Boston hosted by a local guide
Admission to SoWa Winter Festival
Visit Snowport Winter Village, Bostons Back Bay neighborhood, Quincy Market and more!
McCoy's Boston Tips & Travel Guide
Round trip transportation aboard a McCoy Deluxe Motor Coach
Full services of a professional McCoy Getaways Tour Director
This getaway includes a three-night stay at Aloft Boston Seaport Hotel by Marriott. The prices shown below are the all-in prices (per person) for the entire tour package including the transportation, accommodations, and included excursions. The optional Holiday Pops Show excursion is not reflected in the prices shown below (additional $140).
Rate (Per Person - Tax Included)
We have four convenient locations available to board the bus during this getaway. Please make sure to arrive at your pick up location roughly 10-15 minutes before the scheduled departure time.
Belleville - Quinte Mall
Napanee - Flying J Travel Centre
Kingston - McCoy Getaways Office
Gananoque - Carpool Lot by the Casino
Broadways' Pastry & Cafe - 10 minute walk
Vester Southie - 15 minute walk
Starbucks - 9 minute walk
Dunkin' Donuts - 2 minute walk
We'll begin our day with a 6:00am departure from the Quinte Mall in Belleville. We'll make brief stops along the way to pick up passengers boarding in Napanee, Kingston, and Gananoque.
Once everyone is on board, we will begin our journey to Boston! There will be comfort stops along the way including the duty free and lunch on your own.
We expect to arrive at the Aloft Hotel by Marriott in Boston's Seaport District around 5:00pm. After we check into our hotel and get settled, you are more than welcome to enjoy the rest of the night at your leisure or join us as our McCoy Deluxe Motor Coach takes us to the Faneuil Hall Marketplace. In this area you will find the world-famous Quincy Market, the largest and oldest food hall in the country! There are several shops and restaurants to check out as you enjoy your first night in Boston and don't forget to take a picture in front of the city's tallest Christmas Tree decorated with thousands of lights. After spending a nice evening in this area of Boston, our motorcoach will shuttle us back to our hotel where we will enjoy the rest of the night on our own.
Breakfast is on your own each morning; there are several food options right outside of your hotel. Please refer to the Detailed Overview tab to check out some of our recommended breakfast spots.
At 9:00am our McCoy Deluxe Motor Coach will arrive at the Aloft Hotel and take us on a fully guided tour of Boston with a local guide. You will spend the next 4 hours getting to know the city's famous landmarks including the historical Freedom Trail, the first public botanical garden in America; the world's oldest ship that is still afloat (Old Ironsides) and much more.
Once our tour is over, we will head to Boston Common in downtown Boston; lunch is on your own today. The oldest park in America has plenty to offer, even in December! Founded in 1634, this park is home to The Boston Common Frog Pond and is great for ice skating in the winter. In the same area you will find the Downtown Holiday Market. As you explore this market you will find a variety of vendors with a fantastic gift selection for friends and family. While you are exploring this area of the city, make sure to visit the 'Tree for Boston.' Every year, Nova Scotia sends the City of Boston a Christmas tree to thank them for the help they provided after the Halifax Explosion in World War 1.
At 4:00pm our McCoy Deluxe Motor Coach will pick us up and take us to the Seaport Neighborhood for the rest of the day. Take this opportunity to spend some time exploring the 5th annual Snowport Winter Village. The holiday market is growing in size each year with more vendors, food options and activations all season long. Shop for gifts for family and friends in this winter wonderland. There will be over 100 small merchants selling unique art, jewelry, home goods, clothing and other crafts. Light up your holiday season as you enjoy this European-style Winter Holiday Market. Dinner is on your own this evening.
After a jam-packed day, our motor coach will bring us back to our hotel. The rest of the evening is yours to relax on your own.
The festivities are not over yet…
Today there will be an optional excursion to Boston's Back Bay neighborhood for some shopping and exploring. Our motor coach will pick us up at our hotel at 10:00am and take us to the Prudential Center which is located minutes away from Boston's famous Newbury Street. Known for great shopping, excellent dining, and stunning Victorian brownstones, you will not be disappointed. Lunch will be on your own today.
At 2:00pm we will head back to our hotel to drop off our goodies and pick up the rest of our group.
We will then head to SoWa Winter Festival and Holiday Market at 3:00pm. We will spend some time shopping and enjoying dinner on our own tonight at the market. At 6:30pm our motor coach will pick us up and take us to see the Holiday Pops at the Boston Symphony Orchestra. Your evening with the Boston Pops begins at 7:30pm; get ready to experience a show that is much more than a concert!
Enter a world of magic with beautiful decorations to evoke all the magic and charm of the season. Performing festive favourites from cultural traditions around the world, Keith Lockhart and James Burton, along with the Pops, will get you in the holiday spirit quicker than you can sing "Fa la la la la."
After the show, our motor coach will pick us up and take us back to the Seaport District for the rest of the evening.
Enjoy your last morning in Boston at your leisure.
Our McCoy Deluxe Motor Coach will pick us up at our hotel at 9:00am and we will begin our journey home. There will be comfort stops and lunch on your own along the way. Once we get to the border, we will stop at the Duty Free for any last minute purchases before we arrive home.
We can't wait to get away with you again soon!
A deposit of $200 is required at the time of booking.
Balance is due 60 days prior to departure.
Refunds are not available within 60 days of travel.
Regular stops will be made for comfort breaks and meals.
Proper Identification is required to enter the U.S.A. - Passport.
For the comfort of fellow passengers, kindly refrain from using scented products and perfumes.
If you have any food allergies we should be aware, please let us know during the time of booking.
Tipping for driver and escort is voluntary depending on the quality of service.
McCoy Getaways strongly recommends purchasing Cancellation & Emergency Medical Insurance for multi-day or out of country tours. Manulife Insurance is available through McCoy Getaways.
Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.
Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.
|Belleville|| Quinte Mall (between East Side Mario's & Tesla) |
*NO overnight parking is available at this stop.
|Gananoque|| Gananoque - County Road 2 Carpool Lot |
Beside Shorelines Casino Thousand Islands.
|Kingston (Overnight Trip)|| McCoy Getaways Office - 566 Cataraqui Woods Drive |
Gravel lot, east side of the building.
|Napanee|| Flying J Travel Centre |
Northeast corner of the parking lot
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