Boston Harborwalk Tour Guide 4+

Self-Guided GPS Narrated Tours

Historic Day Trips

    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings
    • Free
    • Offers In-App Purchases



Added Battle of Lexington & Concord, and Boston Ghost Self-Guided Audio Tours.

Welcome to the narrated walking tour of Boston’s Harborwalk!

Are you ready to turn your phone into a personal tour guide? This app offers an immersive experience of Boston’s Harborwalk- just like a local giving you a personalized, turn-by-turn, fully-guided tour.

The Boston Harborwalk:
Prepare for Boston’s historic waterfront to come to life! As you walk, we’ll immerse you in the ship-rigging, ale-drinking, shanty-singing days of Colonial Boston, during the fiery leadup to the American Declaration of Independence.

Walk in the footsteps of revolutionaries, smugglers, and patriotic rioters. Get to know the Sons of Liberty and be a fly on the wall in their secret, treasonous meetings. And watch all the tension build up to the stunning events of the Boston Tea Party!

Along the way, you’ll learn so much about the history of Boston’s waterfront that you’ll swear you can still hear the raucous shouts of Bostonoian sailors if you listen closely enough!

Get acquainted with all this on the Boston Harborwalk tour:

■ Welcome to Boston Harborwalk
■ South Station
■ Federal Reserve
■ Morris Auditorium
■ Russia Wharf
■ Trade with Russia
■ Boston Tea Party
■ British East India Company
■ Boston Tea Party Museum
■ First Continental Congress
■ Seven Years’ War
■ North American Front & Aftermath
■ Stamp Act Riots
■ Northern Avenue Bridge
■ Rowes Wharf
■ Marina at Rowe’s Wharf
■ John Joseph Moakley Courthouse
■ The Harbor Towers
■ Boston Harbor Cleanup
■ New England Aquarium
■ Long Wharf

New tours added! Now check out other top sights in and near Boston:

■ Boston’s Freedom Trail Walking Tour
This 2.5-mile Freedom Trail winds through historic Boston, Massachusetts. As you walk in the footsteps of Revolutionary War heroes, re-live the battles for American Independence and learn about the historic events that transpired there!

■ Harvard University Walking Tour
■ Cape Ann Scenic Ocean Drive
■ Cape Cod & Provincetown Driving Tour


■ Award-winning platform
The app, which has been featured on Thrillist, was the recipient of the “Laurel Award” from the Newport Mansions, who use Action Tour Guide for over a million tours per year.

■ Plays automatically
The app knows where you are and which direction you are heading, and plays audio automatically about the things you are seeing, plus stories and tips and advice. Simply follow the GPS map & the routing line.

■ Fascinating stories
Be immersed in an 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.

■ Works offline
No data, cellular or even wireless network connection needed while taking the tour. Download over Wi-Fi/Data Network before your tour.

■ Freedom of 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.


Check out the totally free demo to get an idea of what this tour is all about. If you like it, purchase the tour to get full access to all of the stories.


■ Download ahead of time, over data or WiFi.

■ Be sure the phone battery is fully charged, or take an external battery pack.

Just download the app and get started!

NOTE: Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life. This app uses your location service and GPS tracking feature to allow real-time tracking of your route.

What’s New

Version 1.3

New Tours added.
Supports AirPods Control.
Background Download.

Ratings and Reviews

5.0 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

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