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Boston Pops 4th of July

Boston Pops 4th of July

Since its first concerts in 1885, the Boston Pops have become an American institution. Make this 4th of July a multi-sensational experience by enjoying the spectacular fireworks extravaganza with the sound of the Boston Pops Orchestra in the background!

  • 2 Nights Lodging at Hyatt Regency, Cambridge Hotel

  • 3rd of July Boston Pops Rehearsal Concert

  • 4th of July Fireworks

  • Boston Tour

  • Faneuil Hall

  • Harvard Narrative Drive-By-Tour

  • Quincy Market

  • Charlestown Navy Yard

  • Spirit of Boston Luncheon Cruise

  • USS Cassin Young self guided

  • USS Constitution Museum

  • USS Constitution Visitor’s Center

  • 4 Meals Included

  • Motorcoach Transportation

  • Requires Extended Amounts of Walking

  • Valid Federal or State-issued ID or passport is required to board the USS Constitution

Day 1

Sit back and relax as we head off on our Holiday getaway to Boston. We will arrive in time to get dinner on your own at Quincy Market. We will then meet up with our guide who will direct us to the Boston Pops 3rd of July Rehearsal concert. (Folding chairs will be provided, but you are responsible for carrying them in and out of the concert area. Leave a few extra minutes to get through the security check.) After the concert, we will check-in to the Hyatt Regency Cambridge.

Day 2

After breakfast at the hotel, we will travel to Commonwealth Pier at World Trade Center to board the Spirit of Boston Harbor Cruise ship for a buffet luncheon cruise. Enjoy musical entertainment on this 2 1/2 hour cruise on the harbor. After our cruise we will travel to the JFK Library and Museum, which captures the powerful story of the Kennedy years. There we will get a first-hand experience of President Kennedy's life, leadership and legacy. We will then travel back to the Hyatt Regency Cambridge for a delicious buffet dinner. After dinner you can set up your chair on the banks of the Charles River and enjoy the evenings Fireworks Spectacular!

B, L, D

Day 3

This morning you will start the day with breakfast at the hotel, then we will meet our guide for a Historic Boston Tour. This will include parts of the Freedom Trail and across the Charles River to the city of Cambridge. We will see Harvard University on a driving tour of Cambridge and Harvard! (Old North Church not included.) We will then visit the Charlestown Navy Yard where you will see USS Constitution "Old Ironsides". She is the oldest commissioned warship afloat in the world and manned by an active duty US Navy Crew. (Valid Federal or State-issued ID or passport is required to board the ship.) We will also have time to visit the Constitution Visitor's Center and Museum featuring interactive exhibits and a gift shop. Self-guided tours are also available of the USS Cassin Young, a WWII navy destroyer. We will stop for lunch on your own en route home. Arrival home will be later this evening.


Please be aware

Event organizers have informed us that anyone with walking difficulties will not be able to participate in this tour due to the amount of walking. It is just not possible for people dependent on the use of a walker. The use of a wheelchair is feasible as long as the person pushing can do so for a long distance of several blocks to get to the concert site.

Please note

Our intention is to run each tour as originally planned and published. However, if deemed necessary to do so, Perkiomen Tours reserves the right to make changes to tour components, schedules or itineraries without prior notification.

Tips for Perkiomen motorcoach drivers and tour escorts are not included in the price of this tour. We feel that these gratuities should be extended on an individual basis and dictated by the level of service provided.

Motorcoach seating is assigned at the time of reservation but can not be guaranteed. Although we do our best to keep each traveler in the seat assigned at the time of reservation, there are times that it is necessary to move seat locations. Please be sure to verify your final seat number(s) with your driver at the time of boarding. Daily seat rotation is practiced on most multi-day tours. Seat rotation will be explained by your driver or tour escort.

Perkiomen Tours recommends that you consider purchasing Travel Insurance for your tour. Travel Insurance is purchased directly by you from a third-party of your choice. One option is Travel Safe Insurance. You can purchase insurance directly from Travel Safe through our website.

To fully participate in this tour may require extended amounts of walking. There may be steps, inclines, uneven surfaces or extended periods of standing. Participants with physical limitation should take this into consideration.

B=Full Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details Times
Allentown - Motorcoach Calvary Temple Church
3436 Winchester Rd., Allentown, PA 18104
Easton - Motorcoach William Penn Hwy Park & Ride near Pole A-10
Route 33, Easton, PA
Pennsburg - Motorcoach Perkiomen Tours Office
875 Main St, Pennsburg, PA 18073
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