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Charles River Esplanade, Boston

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Park · Hidden Gem · Jogging Path
The Charles River Esplanade of Boston, Massachusetts, is a state-owned park situated in the Back Bay area of the city, on the south bank of the Charles River Basin.
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  • This is a very picturesque place along the Charles river. The inner waterway is calm and has nice reflections. Charles River itself is swarmed with sailboats silhouetted against the Cambridge...  more »
  • Very nice and scenic. Nice to walk and talk. Had a great time strolling by the river and getting another perspective of Boston.  more »
  • Beautiful place to hang out and watch Boston sunsets! Runners rejoice - awesome track and exercise stops. For beer lovers, catch up on the night shift brewing beer garden. Open air performances in the hatch shell are worth looking forward to in the summer. Most recommended for locals and Boston visitors.
  • Amazing cruise tour....!!! Perfect weather, perfect 70 minutes sunset tour on Charles River Cruise from Cambridge side. Really worth taking this cruise, it is fairly priced and they have snacks and bar on the cruise. Those visiting Boston should definitely take this cruise.

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