Back Bay + Charles River Esplanade Tour

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Back Bay + Esplanade Photo Tour

Join us on a two-hour photo walking tour of Boston as we explore Back Bay and the Charles River Esplanade. Starting off in Copley Square, you learn how to take architectural pictures from interesting perspectives as you photograph the city’s most iconic buildings. 

Discover the charm of Back Bay’s 19th-century residential area as we make our way towards the Charles River Esplanade, Boston’s famous park. Endless photo ops await: the Storrow Lagoon with Back Bay’s cityscape, colorful sailboats drifting along the river, panoramic views of Cambridge’s skyline and its famous universities, and lots more.

  • Chevron down Learn how to:
    • Explore Back Bay and the Esplanade’s scenic spots from unique angles
    • Capture amazing pictures in ways you haven’t considered before
    • Increase your photography composition skills using your camera or smartphone 
    • Discover what makes a PhotoWalks tour an eye-opening experience!
  • Chevron down Tour Highlights
    • Copley Square
    • Commonwealth Ave
    • Marlborough St.
    • Charles River Esplanade
    • Back Bay skyline
    • Cambridge skyline
    • Longfellow Bridge
  • Chevron down Meeting point
  • Bronze statue near the entrance of the Boston Public Library on Dartmouth St.

  • Chevron down Train stop
    • Copley (Green Line) or Back Bay (Orange Line)