Best of Providence Tour

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Location: Providence
Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 4.0 hours
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Max Group Size:
Currency: USD
Language: English
TimeZone: America/New_York
Highlights 50-minute cruise ride along the Providence River
Entrance to the John Brown House Museum
A guided visit to the Rhode Island State House
Photo stop at Prospect Terrace Park with panoramic view of the city
Intimate, guided tour experience (groups are limited to 7 people)
This small-group tour of Providence, Rhode Island highlights the intricate history of the area while providing beautiful views of the city. You will have the opportunity to experience prominent sites and attractions including: the Rhode Island State House, the John Brown House Museum, a Providence River Boat Co. cruise ride. You will also enjoy a narrated driving tour through the city that passes by and stops at multiple points of interest including: Burnside Park, the Old State House, Prospect Terrace Park and Brown University.
Your tour will begin with pick up directly from your hotel in downtown Providence. Then, we’ll take you on a narrated drive through the city while passing by Burnside Park, along the way to our first stop at the Rhode Island State House. The State House has been described as “one of the grandest state houses in the U.S. for the country’s smallest state.”

After your statehouse visit, we will continue on with a fact-filled, narrated drive through the city while passing by multiple points of interest including: Prospect Terrace Park, the Old State House and Brown University.

Next, we will take a visit to the John Brown House Museum where you will learn about the Brown family who were one of the most wealthy and influential families in the colonies and later in the United States. You will learn about how they lived at the turn of the 18th century, the pressing issues of the time and the role that Rhode Island played in the history of the nation.

Your final stop on the tour is a 50-minute relaxing boat cruise with the Providence River Boat Co. Your ride will take you through the Providence River while highlighting significant historical, nautical, and architectural spots along the way.

At the end of your tour, your guide will bring you back to your hotel in downtown Providence.

Included Guided tour of Providence
Entrance to Providence River cruise
Admission to John Brown House Museum
Hotel pick up anywhere downtown Providence
Excluded Food & Drinks
Gratuities (optional)
Know before you book Hotel pick-up and drop-off from downtown Providence
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 09:00
Monday 09:00
Tuesday 09:00
Wednesday 09:00
Thursday 09:00
Friday 09:00
Saturday 09:00


Type: Starts location
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Address: Providence, Rhode Island, US
Start Location Notes Providence, 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 + $135.00 Available on request
Child 5-12 years $79.00 Available on request
Infant 0-4 years $10.00 Available on request


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