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Welcome to Hawthorne Tours

Hawthorne Tours has been a receptive tour since 1978 and has been under ownership of Helen Medler since 1993.

As a receptive tour operator for Greater Boston, New York and Washington DC, we work fellow tour operators, school groups, corporate and meeting professionals, senior travelers, civic organizations.

We also custom plan and implement guided tours throughout the United States and Eastern Canada.

Why choose Hawthorne Tours? Because, we eliminate the guesswork in planning a tour. We use vendors that we know and trust, and we pay attention to the details. Our clients are presented with complete and worry-free itineraries that can be inclusive of transportation, hotel, attractions, meals and expert tour manager/guides.

We are on call 24/7.

Featured Tour

Each month, we will feature an exciting and fun destination which can be custom-planned to meet the needs of students and adults.

Mackinac Island

Visit Mackinac Island, one of the top 10 Islands in the world, and join us for a 8 Day –... Read More


Boston, Lexington & Concord

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New York City

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Washington DC

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North and South of Boston

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Student Tours

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Adult Group Tours

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Military Reunions, Bank Travel, Church Groups

Nothing better than traveling with your friends that share your experience and memories! We have had the privilege of working with many military groups including the USS Boston, the USS St. Paul, the USS Salem, the Fighting 69th Infantry Division and many more. Call to let us begin planning your next adventure together.

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Guide Services

Hawthorne Tours’ experienced step-on guides will meet your motorcoach when it arrives, ready to share their in-depthknowledge of historic and interesting sights that pass by as you tour these fascinating cities. For a closer look, consider including a walking-tour of some of the more quaint neighborhoods.

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Receptive Services

Why use a receptive? Because we take care of the  details for you and your clients. There is less worry about finding the right hotel or restaurant to meet your needs and budget. We know how long it takes to get from one point to another, and what attractions fit into your program and, most important, should unforeseen delays happen, we able to make adjustments on the spot!.Every season has its own special reason to visit.

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Let our friendly and knowledgeable staff help you in planning your next tour. We look forward to your call!
Helen M Medler, President and Owner