Arrive in picturesque Newport, RI, known for yachting, world-class dining and shopping, and spectacular mansions. An optional tour of Newport includes visiting The Breakers, an opulent Gilded Age "summer cottage." Tonight, enjoy sunset views of Fort Adams and the iconic Newport Bridge.
Optional Excursions and Activities
*Optional sightseeing tours are at an additional cost unless otherwise specified.
Scenic Newport and Mansion Tour
Enjoy a beautiful scenic tour of Newport and visit one of the famous “summer cottages”. A local professional tour guide introduces you to the “secrets of Newport”. Drive past the historic waterfront and enjoy a glimpse of picturesque Bowen’s Wharf. Your ride down the grand Bellevue Avenue winds past the magnificent mansions of the Gilded Age and then continues along scenic Ocean Drive – ten miles of spectacular water views. Included is a self-guided tour of The Breakers, the grandest of Newport’s “summer cottages” and a symbol of the Vanderbilt family’s social and financial preeminence in the turn of the century America.
America’s Cup Cruise
Join America's Cup Charters for a 2-hour sail on beautiful Narragansett Bay. Jump in and help the friendly crew sail these historic America's Cup Winners. These unrivaled yachts of racing offer an incredible “hands-on” experience to those who choose to participate though no sailing experience is required. The skilled professional crew on board welcome the interaction or sit back, relax and just enjoy the ride. Either way, it’s an experience not to be missed.
Hop on board the harbor shuttle and get downtown fast! This 55-minute harbor loop makes 6 stops around Newport Harbor. See the sights while getting where you want to go.