Burnam's Walking Tours of Boston

Here  are examples of 3 tours.
Each can be adjusted to accommodate a 3 hour minimum tour, or a full day tour up to 6 hours.
( Add your preferences so your tour can be tailored to specific interests.)


From Boston's historic State House on "The Hill", to stately townhouses, this tour shows off the opulent Victorian       style of Boston's past, now preserved in 2 charming neighborhoods.

Take a relaxing stroll through Boston's best green space -- the Public Garden, featuring the unique Swan Boat ride, surrounded by weeping willows and botanical gardens.

Tour a Victorian era home, or pass through the charming Beacon Hill ​neighborhood and quaint Charles St. (featuring antique and artisan shops).

Stroll along the "Commonwealth Mall" green space amidst Boston's finest "brownstones".  Then view the stunning Trinity Church, famous for its architecture.


Begin at Copley Sq., in the center of the Back Bay area.  Here you will find 4 architectural gems surrounding the square:  Trinity ChurchFairmont Copley Plaza HotelOld South Church, and Boston Public Library.

Explore an area of contrasts -- from glorious historical museums, churches, and concert halls to Boston's modern and highest towers.  Stroll through the formal Kelleher Rose Garden and the Community Gardens within one section of the Emerald Necklace collection of parks.​

Escape into total serenity at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, arguably the crown jewel of Boston's attractions, featuring world class art surrounding an enchanting courtyard, in a 15th century style Venetian Palazzo.                    


​Find serenity along the waterfront while strolling the Harborwalk, around Boston's finest piers and scenic harborside parks.  

Discover Boston's rich history, found in sites throughout this area.  Visit the Italian North End neighborhood and Boston's famous Faneuil Hall Marketplace, with a tremendous variety of food and retail vendors in and around 3 historic mercantile buildings.


Make the most of your stay in Boston -- instead of exercising in a fitness center, try a medium paced stroll through the city.  Pass by or through historic sites, interesting architecture and parks.  

( This alternative tour lasts approximately 2 hours.)