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“OK we had to ride on the SWAN BOATS!”
Review of Swan Boats

Swan Boats
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US$72.00*
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Boston Explorer Pass
Reviewed 14 September 2017

So this is a must for you on the Boston Common. A young lady paddled the boat full of people. Could not believe these were actually paddle boats. A fun and unique experience.

Thank Jean S
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"relaxing ride"
in 13 reviews
"boat ride"
in 15 reviews
"classic boston"
in 8 reviews
"ride lasts about minutes"
in 3 reviews
"boston public garden"
in 10 reviews
"beautiful public"
in 3 reviews
"per adult"
in 6 reviews
"unique experience"
in 5 reviews
"duck"
in 8 reviews
"all ages"
in 7 reviews
"boston commons"
in 5 reviews
"boston history"
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"paddle"
in 15 reviews
"park"
in 38 reviews
"pedaling"
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"activity"
in 13 reviews
"glide"
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

This is a must do in Boston no matter how old you are. Get there early and you won't have to wait. Staff is helpful and efficient. See the sights of Boston in a new relaxing way. I know you'll be as excited when you see your first swan as I was. Cross if off your bucket list soon.

1  Thank nationalparkPa
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Very touristy but who cares! Super cute leisurely slow Swan Boats that glide around for a few bucks. Cost you less than a fancy latte'. Just get on and do it so you can say you did. Only in Boston can you do this in the center of the park.

1  Thank Jetset18MelM
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We went on labour day Monday and the line was only about 10 minutes. The whole ride lasts about 10-15 minutes and is a fun, leisurely, relaxing ride.

The pond we ride around has ducks, geese, a swan and turtles. Fun for everyone to see. For the price of $3.50 a person it's a must to do while in Boston.

Take the time to walk around the rest of the garden while you're there.

Thank raykz
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Fun trip around the lake in the center of the Public Garden with bench style seating. The boat is paddled by an employee, you just sit back and enjoy!

Thank DD2286
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