Do I have to purchase tickets in advance?

Yes, tickets must be purchased in advance. Tours often sell out so we suggest purchasing your tickets early to guarantee your desired tour day. You can buy your tickets either online or by phone with a Visa, Mastercard or American Express.

If the weather is bad will you cancel?

No, our tours will go out rain, shine, or snow. In the extremely rare situation that we are forced to cancel, you will be allowed to reschedule to another time (subject to availability.

Is the tour suitable for children? Do they need tickets?

This tour is not suitable for children. People attending the tour will need be at least 21 years of age and have a valid ID to attend the wine tour.

Which restaurants will we visit on the tour?

Many check the tour lineup.

How much wine is served?

There will be 6 different wine tastings and food pairings on the tour.  2.5 oz pour each glass. The amount of wine will equal about 2-4 glasses. (If you require more wine that is an additional charge) Some occasions there maybe be more, but please do not pour more wine then is offered. Your host will pour the wine. 

How much food is served?

Small bites will be served at each location, large enough to pair with wine. 

Is there walking involved?

Yes, there will be walking involved between the restaurants. However, the tour will only cover about half a mile to 2 miles.

Are refunds available?

We do not offer refunds because of the high demand for space on this tour. Your purchase holds a spot that stops others from being able to purchase tickets.

Is there food?

Yes! There will be a small food pairing with each wine sample.

Where does the tour end?

The tour will end a couple of blocks from where it begins. Your guide will be happy to give directions to your next location!

Is the tour narrated?

Yes, the tour guide will narrate the tour and is happy to answer any of your questions about the sights we will see.

Does the guide come with us inside the restaurants?

Absolutely! Your guide will be with the group for the duration of the tour.

Is there access to a restroom on the tour?

Yes, there are restrooms at each of the stops.

Is the tour wheelchair accessible?

Yes! The restaurants will all be wheelchair accessible.

Are food and beverages included on the tour? Can I bring my own?

Yes, the wine and food pairings will be included in the tickets price. Guests are more than welcome to bring a bottle of water and a light snack with them, but do keep in mind that their will be 6 wine tastings and food pairings.

Can you accommodate dietary restrictions or allergies?

Please let us know before hand if any participants have any dietary restrictions or allergies and we will do our best to accommodate!

Are cameras allowed on the tour?

Yes! There is so much to see during the tour and it would be absolutely worth it to bring a camera.

How should I dress for the tour?

We recommend comfortable walking shoes and dressing appropriately for the weather.

Will locals enjoy the tour as well or is it mostly for tourists?

Absolutely! Whether you are looking for a way to entertain out-of-town guests, plan a bachelorette party, have a team-building exercise or just learn more about the wonderful area you live in or close to, this is the tour for you!

Are tours only available in English?

Yes, at the moment we can only offer tours in English, but you are welcome to arrange for an interpreter. Please note that if you are accompanied by an interpreter, they will need a full priced ticket.

Will we be able to purchase souvenirs or shop during the tour?

No, but guests are welcome to return after the tour to any of the locations we visit to purchase souvenirs or shop.

Are gratuities included?

Gratuities are not included in the ticket price. While not required, gratuities are accepted and always appreciated by the tour guides.

Are dogs/pets allowed on the tour?

Unfortunately, we cannot allow dogs or pets on this tour.

Is smoking allowed on the tour?

Smoking is not permitted during the tour and is not permitted inside the restaurants.

How many people will be on the tour?

There will be a maximum of 12 people on this tour.

How long will you spend at each location?

We will spend between 30-40 minutes at each restaurant.

Are gift certificates available?

Yes! Gift certificates are available for purchase and make great gifts for family and friends. If you have any questions about purchasing or redeeming gift certificates, please contact us directly.

Can I arrange a private tour?

Yes, private tours are available. We are happy to arrange customized private tours for small and large groups. To inquire about booking a private tour, please email me @ bostonwinetours@gmail.com