North of Boston

The North of Boston region is comprised of two unique tourist areas. North of Boston and The Greater Merrimack Valley. If you like beaches, witches, seafaring and freedom (and who doesn’t?), the North of Boston region is for you. Here on the North Shore, you can explore 30 miles of gorgeous rocky coastline, with stops along the way as varied as the Salem Witch Museum and the Whydah Pirate Museum. Further inland, in the Greater Merrimack Valley, you can relive the revolution (just the fun, non-Bayonet-y, parts) in Lexington and Concord.  Did we mention there’s a North of Boston Seafood Trail that even has its own app? Yep, we just did. Tie on your lobster bib.

For more information on the North of Boston region, visit these sites:
North of Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau
Greater Merrimack Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau
Destination Salem

Videos


Video courtesy of Mark Kanegis


Video courtesy of Mark Kanegis

 

  • The Trustees’ Castle Hill on the Crane Estate in Ipswich

  • The Seaward +
    9 saves

    The Seaward

    Rockport

  • Turner's Seafood at Lyceum Hall +
    9 saves

    Turner's Seafood at Lyceum Hall

    Salem

  • Vista Motel +
    9 saves

    Vista Motel

    Gloucester

  • K1 Speed +
    8 saves

    K1 Speed

    Wilmington

  • Newburyport Brewing Company +
    8 saves

    Newburyport Brewing Company

    Newburyport

  • Ryan and Wood, Inc. Distilleries +
    8 saves

    Ryan and Wood, Inc. Distilleries

    Gloucester

  • Turkey Shore Distilleries +
    8 saves

    Turkey Shore Distilleries

    Ipswich

  • Firehouse Center for the Arts +
    7 saves

    Firehouse Center for the Arts

    Newburyport

  • Inn at Hastings Park +
    7 saves

    Inn at Hastings Park

    Lexington

  • Atlantic Vacation Homes +
    6 saves

    Atlantic Vacation Homes

    Gloucester

  • Breakheart Reservation +
    6 saves

    Breakheart Reservation

    Saugus

  • Cape Ann Designs, Sea Glass Jewelry & Accessories +
    6 saves

    Cape Ann Designs, Sea Glass Jewelry & Accessories

    Gloucester

  • William Diamond Junior Fife & Drum Corps +
    6 saves

    William Diamond Junior Fife & Drum Corps

    Lexington

  • Cape Ann Whale Watch +
    5 saves

    Cape Ann Whale Watch

    Gloucester

  • Cape Ann's Marina Resort +
    5 saves

    Cape Ann's Marina Resort

    Gloucester

  • Newburyport ArtWalk 2015 +
    5 saves

    Newburyport ArtWalk 2015

    Newburyport

  • Privateer Rum Distillery +
    5 saves

    Privateer Rum Distillery

    Ipswich

  • Shalin Liu Performance Center +
    5 saves

    Shalin Liu Performance Center

    Rockport

  • UNO Pizzeria & Grill Burlington +
    5 saves

    UNO Pizzeria & Grill Burlington

    Burlington

  • 1634 Meadery +
    4 saves

    1634 Meadery

    Ipswich