Things to Do Boston l Royal Sonesta Hotel in Boston, MA

Royal Sonesta Boston

Local Tours and Recreation


Urban Adventours

Urban AdvenTours is a unique, eco-friendly company in Boston that provides original bicycle tours, quality bike rentals, full service repairs and a versatile line of bicycles and commuter oriented accessories. Since 2004 we’ve been showing locals and visitors the best way to experience Boston — on two wheels!
North End Boston, 02110 617.670.0637 1.5 miles from the hotel. 

New England Aquarium

The New England Aquarium is home to the 200,000-gallon tank known as the Caribbean Coral Reef Exhibit. The reef accommodates not only sharks, sea turtles, barracuda and moray, but also hundreds of smaller exotic tropical fish, and it is one of the most detailed and scientifically accurate presentations of its kind. Visit the Simons Imax Theater where you can see animals and habitats that are too large, too small or too endangered to exhibit in an Aquarium setting.
Central Wharf Boston 02110 617.973.5200 1.5 miles from the hotel.


Swan Boats

To the delight of the young and old, The Swan Boats have appeared in the Public Garden Lagoon with grace every April for over 120 years.  The tradition has grown to become a symbol of Boston and the city's unique blend of history and beauty. While riding on the Swan Boats, passengers can enjoy the natural splendor of the 24 acres of the Public Garden.  1 mile from the hotel.
Boston Public Garden, Arlington Street Boston, MA

Boston Duck Tours

You haven't toured Boston until you've taken a Boston Duck Tour! The fun begins as soon as you board your "DUCK", an authentic, renovated World War II amphibious landing vehicle. First, you'll be greeted by one of our legendary ConDUCKtors, who'll be narrating your tour. Then you're off on a journey like you've never experienced. You'll cruise by all the places that make Boston the birthplace of freedom and a city of firsts.
Tours Depart from the Museum of Science, 1 Science Park, located just 2 blocks from the hotel.   617-267-DUCK 

Check out the museums & historic sites located near the Royal Sonesta Hotel Boston. Have a question or want more information? Please feel free to contact our dedicated Concierge team prior to your arrival.