The description of Harborwalk Tour Guide
Welcome to Boston’s Harborwalk GPS-enabled professionally-narrated walking tours!
Are you ready to turn your phone into a personal tour guide? This app offers a fully-guided experience - just like a local giving you a personalized, turn-by-turn, fully-guided tour.
You’ll find three tours in one app - all highly entertaining, thoroughly researched and prepared by local guides.
Tour # 1: Boston Harborwalk:
This scenic 1.5-mile tour follows the waterfront around Boston Harbor. Approx 90 minute walking tour guide.
See historically significant sites (Boston Tea Party Museum) to modern-day luxury developments (Long Wharf).
Also learn about the historical Boston Tea Party in detail.
Tour # 2: The Freedom Trail:
This 2.5-mile Freedom Trail winds through historic Boston. Approx 90 minute walking tour guide.
Re-live the battles for American Independence.
See key Revolution highlights like the Boston Common, Old North Church, Paul Revere’s home & statue, and Bunker Hill Monument on the Freedom Trail.
Engaging stories of the sites along the Freedom Trail.
Tour # 3: Cambridge Harvard University Yard (Old Yard):
Harvard Yard is the heart of the famous Ivy League university’s campus.
Approx 60 minute walking tour guide of key structures of the Harvard yard.
Learn about Harvard’s history and evolution.
Find out “who stayed where” in Harvard dorms and see the dorms of rich and famous who went to Harvard.
This app-based tour has significant benefits over other apps and over live guides:
Easy to use
Freedom to travel anytime
Save a lot - real savings
Visualize what you cannot see directly
Take the story home
Easy to use: Download the app on your own phone. Then download the tour(s) you’re interested in taking. Simply follow the GPS map & the routing line. It’s like Google Maps and a tour book combined in one! The tour takes you to every single stop; you won’t miss a thing and won’t get lost.
Fully automatic: Each point of interest along the tour has a narrated story, narrated directions, and helpful images, gifs or videos. As you walk along the path and approach a pin, it’s story will automatically pop up and start playing.
Fascinating stories: Engaging, accurate, and entertaining story about each point of interest. The stories are professionally narrated and prepared by local guides. Most stops also have additional stories that you can optionally choose to hear.
Freedom to travel: No scheduled tour timings, no crowded groups, and no rush to move along past stops that interest you. You have total freedom to skip ahead, linger, and take as many photos as you’d like.
Save a ton: No “per person” tickets for guided tours! No tips per person.
Visualize: what you cannot see: most stops have images, some have animated gifs from different centuries, seasons, or for interior rooms.
Take the story home: Enjoy the tour before, during, and after your visit. Easily create an album or share the images & stories with your friends and family.
What comes with the FREE Demo app:
Tips to plan the trip. Help using the app.
Map with a guided routing line.
List of all the stops that you will come across on the tour.
Preview: A few fascinating stories with professional narration, stops with images, videos, or gifs, and transcripts if you prefer to read instead of listening.
With the In-App purchase, you’ll get:
All of the above features.
Full access to all the stories.
GPS Automatic Play for the stories.
Take all the stories home.
Award-winning app platform:
This app is created using an award-winning platform. The developers received the famous “Laurel Award” from the Newport Mansions, which uses it for over a million tours per year.
Familiarize yourself with the app while at home.
Allow a couple of hours for the tour.
Don’t hesitate to reach out immediately if you face an issue! We are committed to responding as quickly as possible.
What are you waiting for? Just download the app and get started!