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2 Hour Newport Harbor Sail Aboard Former America's Cup Yacht

  • Newport sailing experience aboard a real America’s Cup yacht
  • Feel what it’s like to be a pro competitor as you navigate Newport Harbor on a 70-foot racing yacht
  • Participate in sailing with the help of your expert captain and crew, or sit back and enjoy the sights
2 Hour Newport Harbor Sail Aboard Former America's Cup Yacht
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2-hour yacht sail, departing at 5:30pm.
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Experience an unforgettable nautical adventure and take home second-to-none bragging rights with this 2-hour Newport cruise. Sail aboard an actual America's Cup 12-meter yacht, which navigates you past top attractions including the New York Yacht Club, Newport Pell Bridge, the Rose Island Lighthouse and Fort Adams. No prior experience is necessary — try your hand at sailing, or simply hang back and enjoy the ride. Expert crew will ensure a safe and enjoyable time on the water.
What to Expect
During this thrilling 2-hour sail on Newport Harbor, get a glimpse into what an America’s Cup competitor feels like when navigating the Rhode Island waters. A variety of departure times is available to suit your schedule. Half an hour prior to your selected time, meet your seasoned captain and crew near the Mooring Restaurant at 1 Sayer’s Wharf.

After a safety briefing, hop aboard a 70-foot (12-meter) yacht that actually was used in the America’s Cup races. Your captain and crew will assist those who would like to participate in sailing, and no experience is required. Or, simply sit back and soak up the sights including Jamestown Harbor, the Rose Island Lighthouse, the New York Yacht Club, Hammersmith Farm, Fort Adams and Newport Pell Bridge. You’re in good hands either way!

Enjoy chilled water and juice on board; you’re also welcome to bring your own snacks. After taking a turn at the helm or just admiring Newport from the water, return to the departure point, where your once-in-a-lifetime sailing experience ends.
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1 - 5 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Truly amazing experience

The boats were simply amazing, the crew was fantastic, the weather was great and the views were just breathtaking. What else do I need? I really enjoyed the race. The captain was super nice too, telling stories about the boats and seashore residences. I highly...More

Thank Jakub J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Americas Cup was one of our favorite tours....

We are a motorboat family but we loved sailing around RI on this America Cup Sailboat. It was so much fun and a great way to see the harbor. Totally worth it!!

Thank Ashley F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sail on the Columbia, an America's Cup sailboat was unforgettable. It was a 5 pm tour so we got to see the beginning of the sunset. I keeled for the first time. Exciting. Who knew there was really a high side to a sailboat....More

1  Thank Maria G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great evening sail with terrific crew!

We had a wonderful time! The crew was so friendly and they shared some local history as we sailed around Newport. Guests were allowed to steer the boat and participate in the sail if they opted to join in or just relax while on board....More

Thank Mary A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fantastic Sail

This was a great experience. The yacht boat was in superb shape. Great crew led by Duncan, his assistants were very nice as well. Great scenery of the area, during our two hour sail.

1  Thank win4444
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Response from win4444 | Reviewed this property |
No, the cruise line will only offer a refund it they decide it isn’t safe.