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Adventure Travel to Boston: 7 Destinations For Visitors Looking For Excitement

By    |   Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 07:21 PM

Boston has the type of adventure travel that appeals to all tastes. Whether inside or outside, visitors to this vibrant city easily find entertainment through the plentiful sights, sounds, rides and thrills.

These seven destinations bring excitement for travelers to the Hub.

1. Enjoy a scenic tour of Boston Harbor at speeds up to 40 miles per hour on Codzilla, which takes off from Long Wharf at scheduled times throughout the day. The ride is both thrilling and entertaining. You can listen to some blaring music while the waves splash around you as you whip across the harbor.

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2. Skydive Pepperell, about an hour’s drive outside of Boston, is for veteran and beginner skydivers. The adventure offers instructional programs for beginners or tandem skydiving to experience the thrills of the sky with a professional. There is also a drop zone especially available for licensed skydivers.

3. Or take the simpler route with Urban AdvenTours, which offers bike tours and rentals around Boston’s North End. Select a set of wheels from hybrids to advanced technical bicycles. Enthusiastic cyclists will show you around the hidden spots of Boston and surrounding areas. Scheduled tours leave from Atlantic Avenue throughout the day.

4. F1 Boston in Braintree brings you the choices of junior racing, adult racing, and private instruction with an indoor and outdoor go-cart racing track. The rides are safe and secure as you’ll be wearing a protective body suit. Have fun taking on your friends or family members around corners or through wide straightaways.

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5. For outdoor hiking, camping or motor-boating adventure travel, the Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area provides adventure and a sense of history that includes Fort Warren, a Civil War landmark. Whether kayaking, touring lighthouses, hiking trails, or riding harbor ferries, you have a variety of activities to choose from.

6. Joggers, inline skaters, and bicyclists will enjoy the paths and tracks along the Charles River Esplanade. It’s a favorite place for locals and visitors. Walking paths and playgrounds are available for all members of the family.

7. Experience some chills along with thrills for a Ghosts and Gravestones Tour. Explore haunted places of the past and old burial grounds during nighttime tours along Boston’s scary sites.

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