Fall Foliage Cruises

Enjoy a 90-minute Fall Foliage cruise along the Charles River

2024 Fall Foliage Tours Schedule

FRI: OCT. 11, 25 and NOV 1, 8 at 2:30 PM

SAT & SUN: OCT 12, 13, 26, 27 and NOV 2, 3, 9, 10 at 12:30 PM and 2:30 PM

Ticket Rates

  • Adult $32.00
  • Senior / Student $29.00
  • Child Under 12 Years $25.00
  • Child Under 3 Years $6.00

*Excludes 5% MA Convention & Facilities Surcharge  

Discover Incredible Views of Boston

Embark on a 90 minute scenic cruise along the Charles River, where you’ll have the opportunity to admire the stunning foliage along the Esplanade and take in the picturesque views of both Boston and Cambridge. Tour departs from the CambridgeSide Mall.

Cruises depart from the Lechmere Canal behind the CambridgeSide Mall, located directly outside the food court. Validated parking is available for $4 at the CambridgeSide Mall. The CambridgeSide Mall Parking Garage is located at 100 CambridgeSide Place, Cambridge, MA 02141.

Cambridgeside

CambridgeSide Mall
100 CambridgeSide Place
Cambridge, MA 02141

 

Our boats board at the Lechmere Canal, which is directly outside the doors at the canal side of the CambridgeSide Mall. Park in the CambridgeSide Mall Parking Garage then proceed to the first floor and the ticket booth and boat can be found outside on the canal side of the mall.

 

From North of Boston

Take Interstate 93 exit 26 for Storrow Drive / North Station
Keep right at the fork, follow signs for 28 North / Leverett Circle / North Station
Slight right at Nashua St
Turn left onto Nashua St
Take the 1st right onto MA-28 North / Monsignor O’Brien Highway
At the next light turn left onto Edwin H Land Boulevard
At the next light turn right onto CambridgeSide Place
Park in the CambridgeSide Mall Parking Garage. Our boats board at the Lechmere Canal, which is directly outside the doors at the canal side of the CambridgeSide Mall

From South of Boston

Take Interstate 93 exit 26 toward Storrow Drive / North Station
Keep left at the fork, follow signs for MA-28 North / Leverett Circle / North Station
Slight right at Nashua St
Turn left onto Nashua St
Take the 1st right onto MA-28 North / Monsignor O’Brien Highway
At the next light turn left onto Edwin H Land Boulevard
At the next light turn right onto CambridgeSide Place
Park in the CambridgeSide Mall Parking Garage. Our boats board at the Lechmere Canal, which is directly outside the doors at the canal side of the CambridgeSide Mall

From West of Boston:

Take Route 90 – Mass Pike
Exit Left at Cambridge/Allston Tolls – follow signs to Cambridge
Proceed through lights and over River Street Bridge (Charles River)
Immediately turn right at other end of bridge and travel East on Memorial Drive
Stay on Memorial Drive – The CambridgeSide mall is approximately 3 miles on the left across from the Sonesta Hotel

Park in the CambridgeSide Mall Parking Garage. Our boats board at the Lechmere Canal, which is directly outside the doors at the canal side of the CambridgeSide Mall

From The MBTA (Public Transit)

Take the Green Line “E” train to Lechmere Station
Exit the train, cross Mcgrath highway and Cambridge St.
After crossing Cambridge St., walk down First Street St.
Take a left at Canal Park and this will take you into the Lechmere Canal 
Follow the footpath to the right, the docks are located outside the canal side doors at the CambridgeSide Mall.