Duck Tours June 5, 2006

from Boston Behind the Scenes· ·

Today we'll find out what it's like to be the most conspicuous drivers in Boston with two of the Driver/Tour Guides from the amphibious Duck Tours.If you live in the area, you've certainly seen the Ducks. These brightly-colored military vehicles carry thousands of tourists through the streets of Boston, then plunge into the Charles River. Lucky [...]



Duck ToursToday we'll find out what it's like to be the most conspicuous drivers in Boston with two of the Driver/Tour Guides from the amphibious Duck Tours.If you live in the area, you've certainly seen the Ducks. These brightly-colored military vehicles carry thousands of tourists through the streets of Boston, then plunge into the Charles River.

Lucky for everyone involved: they float.

Since coming to this city, I've always wondered what kind of person it takes to drive a giant rainbow boat through Boston traffic. To find out, I talked to a couple of those brave souls last week.