Best of Newport Tour Infant $10.00 / Child $99.00 / Adult $189.00
(We also provide a combination tour with Providence see website for details)
This small-group tour of Newport, Rhode Island will take you on a fascinating journey through the Gilded Age. You will enjoy many sites and attractions including two famous mansions, “The Breakers” and “The Elms”, a relaxing ride along Narragansett Bay with a Gansett Cruises Harbor Tour, and a scenic drive along the way to your final stop at Fort Adams.
Your tour will begin with pick up directly from your hotel in Newport or downtown Providence. Next, you’ll step back in time to the turn of the 20th century as we take you through the stunning Gilded Age mansions, “The Breakers” and “The Elms”, both of which initially served as summer homes for America’s wealthiest families. You will marvel at the intricate European-inspired architecture and decor and learn about the families who once lived there.
Your next stop is a relaxing boat ride aboard the Gansett Cruises Harbor Tour as the day begins to fade into evening. The timing couldn’t be more perfect as the heat of the day begins to cool with a calming breeze. While on board, you can enjoy a selection of complimentary local refreshments, including: coffee ice cream, shakes and lemonade.
After the cruise, we will take you on a scenic drive through Newport while sharing fun, historical facts along the way to Fort Adams. Here you will learn about significant American military history, dating back to the 1800s while enjoying a nice view over the bay.
At the end of your tour, your guide will bring you back to your hotel in Newport or downtown Providence.
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