Best of Newport Tour

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Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 4.0 hours
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Currency: USD
Language: English
TimeZone: America/New_York
Highlights Intimate, guided tour experience ( limited to 7 people)
Visit to the famous mansions “The Breakers” and “The Elms"
90-minute boat ride with Gansett Harbor Cruises
Entrance to Fort Adams
Scenic driving tour of Newport, Rhode Island
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 frozen 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 where you can reflect on your memories from the day.

Included Guided Tours of Newport
Admission to the Breakers Mansion
Admission to the Elms Mansion
Admission to the Gansett Cruise
Admission to Fort Adams
Pick up and drop off from anywhere in Newport or downtown Providence
Excluded Food & Drinks
Know before you book Hotel Pick - Up anywhere in Downtown Providence & Newport
Know before you go Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
A moderate amount of walking is involved
Pick up time will be confirmed 1-3 days prior to the tour date via email or phone. If you do not have access to these, please be ready 30 minutes prior to tour start time in the hotel lobby.
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Pick up location is required for all guests. 
Name of lead traveler is required.
Required Information for Booking: : Full Names Each Traveler
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Operating Info

Booking Cut-off 4 hours
Minimum 1 guests per booking
Maximum 7 guests per booking
Valid Only on date on reservation

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Fixed Times


Summer: From 06-10-2020 To 10-31-2020
Sunday 15:00
Monday 15:00
Tuesday 15:00
Wednesday 15:00
Thursday 15:00
Friday 15:00
Saturday 15:00


Type: Starts location
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Address: Newport, Rhode Island, US
Start Location Notes Newport, Rhode Island, US


Cancellation Policy: standard
Cancellation Cut-off: 24 hours
Cancellation Notes: Full refunds will be offered for cancellations made at least 24 hours prior to departure time. For cancellations made with less than 24 hours to departure time, a $50 cancellation fee per guest will apply.


Adult 13 years + $189.00 Available on request
Child 5-12 years $99.00 Available on request
Infant 0-4 years $10.00 Available on request


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