The Swan Boats, located at the Boston Public Garden, recently opened for the season!  Operators paddle the boats for visitors and the ride is a relaxing, 15-minute cruise.  Get there early, because lines can get long!  Reservations are not required.

Dates: April 17th through September 19th

Hours: Spring (April to June 20) 10 am to 4 pm, Summer (June 21 to Labor Day) 10 am to 5 pm, Fall (After Labor Day) 12 pm to 4 pm Weekdays, 10 am to 4 pm Weekends

Cost: Adults $2.75, Children (2 to 15) $1.50, Seniors $2.00

Address: The Boston Public Garden – which is surrounded by Arlington, Boylston, Charles and Beacon Streets

Web site: The Swan Boats of Boston