“Sightseeing” seems like such a passive word; Massachusetts sightseeing should really be called “sight-experiencing”. How else would you describe retracing the steps of the colonists, soaring through the trees on a canopy tour, reliving the excitement of the Revolutionary War, quacking like a duck on an amphibious land vehicle, seeing Boston by Segway, cruising Buzzards Bay, or taking a spooky Dead of Night Ghost Tour? You can even munch your way through the Cape Cod Potato Chip factory tour, take the most delicious ride during a Bike Farm Table weekend, or treat yourself to the Boston Brew Tour. Hey, is there such a thing as sight-eating?

  • Cape Cod Potato Chip Factory

  • Mohawk Trail

  • Boston Brew Tours

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  • Lowell National Historical Park and Boott Cotton Mills Museum +
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    Lowell National Historical Park and Boott Cotton Mills Museum

    Lowell

  • The Terror Trail and Witch Trial Trail

    Salem

    The Terror Trail walking tour features spooky tales of local ghosts, a haunted ship, and a famous local murder. The... more

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  • Harbor Sweets

    Salem

    Sweet confections and a production tour of the factory. Call for a factory tour, no chocolate production on Saturdays and... more

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  • Harbor Sweets

    Salem

    An American chocolate tradition since 1973, Harbor Sweets produces handcrafted artisan chocolates from its original historic red brick building in Salem,... more

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  • Cape Ann Artisans

    Rockport

    16 working studios, visit with the artisans who create and design sculpture, art, hand blown glass,mosaics and pottery. The group... more

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  • Acorn Tours of Boston

    Lowell

    Private,historic and sightseeing tours of Boston and New England. Driving tours of varying lengths. Boston-2-hour walking tours. Languages:... more

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  • Pinky Maine Charters

    Gloucester

    Full-day, half-day, and overnight charters available on this historic replica schooner more

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