Boston Chocolate Walking Tour

From: $48   

Location(s):

Back Bay or South End - Boston, MA

Availability:

Back Bay
Year-Round:
Saturdays - 10:15 AM

South End
Year-Round:
Saturday - 2:00 PM

With this one-of-a-kind Chocolate Walking Tour of Boston, you're in for a treat - lots of them!
  • Tour provider has been featured in New England Magazine, The Boston Herald, BizBash andDestinations Magazine
  • Dive into the world of chocolate with visits to artisan chocolatiers, bakeries and a variety of stops in between
  • See the historic sites of Boston while sampling chocolate, desserts and chocolate themed indulgences
  • Tours are available in Boston's Back Bay or the South End


More detailed description >

Description:

You are in for a treat on the Boston Chocolate Walking Tour! A friendly & outgoing guide will whisk you off into a world of chocolate delights.

You will visit carefully selected destinations including artisan chocolatiers, renowned restaurants, boutique specialty shops and more.

No matter how much you already love chocolate, you will appreciate it more than ever after indulging in this one-of-a-kind Boston Chocolate Walking Tour.

Back Bay
Explore this historic neighborhood rich in culture and architecture while learning about the history and creation of chocolate. Destinations on this tour may include (and are subject to change):

  • Chef Joanne Chang's Flour Bakery
  • A cozy boutique with Boston's largest selection of imported bars
  • A Swiss chocolatier famous for creating the Dom Perignon Champagne Truffle
  • A famous New England ice cream maker
  • Delicious cupcake bakeries
South End
See the elegant Victorian brick row houses, learn about the diverse population and experience the chocolate delights that call the South End home. Destinations on this tour may include (and are subject to change):
  • Code 10 - a family owned and operated restaurant featuring the freshest ingredients
  • Chef Joanne Chang's Flour Bakery
  • A neighborhood landmark restaurant featuring a chocolate martini
  • A pizzeria offering the best homemade chocolate ice cream in Boston
  • A boutique featuring artisans from around the country
Enjoy plenty of samples as well as tips on tasting, buying and storing chocolate on this delicious Boston Walking Chocolate Tour.



Key Info >

Essential Information:

  • All tastings are included in the price of the tour
  • Participants can expect to walk approximately 1 mile at a moderate pace
  • Recommended to bring a bottle of water
  • If you have food allergies (e.g. nuts) it is your responsibility to inquire about ingredients in products sampled

Duration:
This tour will run approximately 2.5 hours.

Maximum Participants:
You will be accompanied by other tour participants, with a maximum of 16 per tour. For groups larger than 6, please contact Cloud 9 Living directly for pricing.

Spectators:
Only those booked for the chocolate tour may enjoy this experience.

Weather Dependent:
This experience is not weather dependent and will run rain or shine. Please dress accordingly for expected weather conditions.

What to Wear:
Participants should wear comfortable shoes, as the walking distance is approximately 1 mile. During winter months, participants are encouraged to bring an umbrella and/or raincoat.

Booking Information:
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 14 days in advance.

Cancellation Policy:
Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9 Living's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, no refunds or cancellations or rescheduling are allowed.

Experience ID:
LIF-BOS-0038



View FAQ's >

  1. How much chocolate will I eat?
    You will sample chocolate and enjoy chocolate experiences from 5 - 7 different shops, bakeries and restaurants.
  2. How hard is the walk?
    You will walk approximately 1 mile at a moderate pace. Please wear comfortable shoes. Since the walk is among the most historic neighborhoods, the journey is as enjoyable as the destinations.
  3. Should I eat first?
    No, believe it or not, the best way to taste chocolate is on an empty stomach. If you choose to eat, try doing so at least an hour before the tour.
  4. How long does the tour last?
    Approximately 2.5 hours
  5. Are there any opportunities to sit?
    Yes, there will be time to sit while sampling chocolate.
  6. How many people will be in our group?
    You will be accompanied by other tour participants, with a maximum of 16 per tour. For groups larger than 6, please contact Cloud 9 Living directly for pricing.
  7. What should I bring with me?
    We recommend bringing water on the tour as other beverages can spoil your palate. We also recommend bringing additional money in the event you want to buy more chocolate from your favorite spots!
  8. Will there be bathroom breaks?
    Yes, there will be one bathroom break approximately midway through the tour.
  9. Are cameras allowed on the tour?
    Yes, we encourage you to take photos of your favorite spots.
  10. Why would a local want to do this tour?
    Even if you know Boston inside and out, you probably don't know all there is to know about gourmet chocolate. This tour will show you the best chocolate spots in the city - one of them right inside a hotel!

Customer Reviews:

  • Boston Chocolate Walking Tour

  • April 25, 2016

  • 4

  • Boston

"We had a very nice time. Victoria was great, friendly, and patient when needed. We had a great time."

  • Boston Chocolate Walking Tour

  • March 09, 2015

  • 3-half

  • Boston

"Everything was very good, but I think that the restaurants should have given us more chocolate to eat, since it was just very small pieces of each kind of sweet. "

  • Boston Chocolate Walking Tour

  • November 06, 2014

  • 5

  • Boston

"The whole tour was excellent. The guide, Victoria, was very knowledgeable and made sure everyone had fun and enjoyed the whole experience. Everyone was encouraged to interact and feel comfortable which was great."