Outdoor Adventures Await in Boston

Discover the thrilling outdoor adventures awaiting in Boston, from sailing on the Charles River to exploring the Emerald Necklace.

The Public Garden in Boston

A tapestry of natural wonders awaits you in Boston, including the Arnold Arboretum, Charles River, Emerald Necklace, Boston Harbor Islands, and the renowned Public Garden. For those who revel in the beauty of serene park landscapes, and enjoy the thrill of outdoor activities, Boston is the perfect destination. 

Stroll Through the Arnold Arboretum 
Nestled within the vibrant city of Boston lies a verdant oasis, the Arnold Arboretum, a living museum that showcases the beauty and diversity of nature. A hidden gem of the city, this 281-acre botanical garden and research institution, run by Harvard University, boasts a collection of over 14,000 trees and shrubs from around the world, carefully cultivated over the past century. Strolling through the lush gardens, one can explore the vast array of plant life, from towering conifers to delicate wildflowers, and discover the wonder of the natural world. With its tranquil pathways, verdant lawns, and picturesque vistas, the Arnold Arboretum provides a serene escape from the bustling city, a place of beauty, tranquility, and discovery that is not to be missed.

Timeless Elegance of the Public Garden
Step into a world of refined enchantment as you explore the iconic Public Garden, located just moments away from The Newbury Boston. This meticulously manicured oasis, boasting vibrant floral displays, tranquil ponds, and majestic swan boats gliding across the water, provides an idyllic backdrop for leisurely strolls and peaceful contemplation. Indulge in a classic afternoon picnic amidst the garden's lush greenery or simply find solace on a bench, surrounded by the symphony of nature's delicate whispers.

Go Sailing Down the Charles River 
Just moments away from The Newbury Boston is the Charles River. This legendary waterway offers a playground for enthusiasts of kayaking, sailing, or windsurfing. Glide along the tranquil currents, as your kayak gracefully cuts through the water, offering a serene escape from the bustling city. Raise your sails and let the wind guide you on a captivating sailing journey, as you marvel at the iconic Boston skyline. For those seeking an exhilarating experience, harness the power of the wind and ride the waves on a windsurfing expedition, feeling the exhilaration of freedom and the thrill of the open water. At The Newbury Boston, we invite you to embrace the elegance of nature's playground, where the enchantment of the Charles River intertwines with the sophistication of our luxury hotel, creating unforgettable moments for outdoor enthusiasts and lovers of refined experiences.

Explore the Emerald Necklace
A verdant oasis amidst the vibrant city of Boston, the Emerald Necklace is a collection of interconnected parks and green spaces that spans over 1,100 acres of land. Designed by famed landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted, the Emerald Necklace provides a respite from the hustle and bustle of urban life, and offers a wide range of recreational opportunities for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. The park system includes such iconic landmarks as the Back Bay Fens, Franklin Park, and the Arnold Arboretum, as well as numerous smaller parks, gardens, and playgrounds that offer something for everyone. Whether taking a leisurely stroll along the meandering paths, enjoying a picnic in a sun-dappled glade, or taking part in one of the many cultural and educational events hosted by the park system, the Emerald Necklace is a destination that invites exploration and discovery, and celebrates the beauty and diversity of the natural world.

Visit the Boston Harbor Islands
A tranquil and pristine archipelago within the bustling harbor of Boston, the Boston Harbor Islands offer a rare opportunity to escape the urban frenzy and immerse oneself in the natural beauty of the New England coastline. With 34 islands and peninsulas that span over 1,600 acres of land, this national park boasts a wide range of recreational activities, from hiking and camping to swimming and wildlife watching, that allow visitors to discover the hidden treasures of the islands at their own pace. The islands are home to a rich diversity of ecosystems, from rocky shorelines to lush woodlands, and provide a sanctuary for a wide variety of plants and animals. Whether exploring the islands' historic lighthouses and fortifications, enjoying a picnic on one of its sandy beaches, or taking part in one of the many educational and cultural events hosted by the park, the Boston Harbor Islands provide a unique and unforgettable experience that celebrates the beauty and resilience of the natural world.

Boston is an oasis for outdoor enthusiasts seeking to blend the tranquility of nature with their summer vacation in the city. Prepare to embark on a journey of rejuvenation and exploration, where the allure of nature and the indulgence of luxury converge seamlessly at The Newbury Boston. 

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