Charles Riverboat Co. departs from Canal Park at the CambridgeSide Galleria, 100 CambridgeSide Pl. Narrated sightseeing cruises take visitors past historic Boston and Cambridge sites. During the Charles River Tour, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology as well as Harvard and Boston universities can be seen during the 60-minute trip. A sunset cruise also is offered from June to August.
Guided tours are available. Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.