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Newport Harbor Sightseeing Cruise

Highlights
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Choice of several departures throughout the day
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
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Newport Harbor Sightseeing Cruise
From US$26.00
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4:30pm Afternoon CruiseMost Popular
Join a 90-minute narrated harbor cruise of Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay. Cruise in comfort during your scenic tour of Newport and Jamestown, and enjoy a complimentary Rhode Island specialty.
US$28.00
2:30pm Afternoon Cruise
Join a 90-minute narrated harbor cruise of Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay. Cruise in comfort during your scenic tour of Newport and Jamestown, and enjoy a complimentary Rhode Island specialty.
US$28.00
10:30am Morning Mimosa Cruise
Join a 90-minute narrated harbor boat tour of Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay. Cruise in comfort during your scenic tour of Newport and Jamestown, and enjoy a complimentary mimosa.
US$26.00
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Overview
Take in Rhode Island’s scenic shoreline on a 90-minute sightseeing cruise through Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay. Aboard an open-air, fully restored lobster boat, enjoy a narrated tour as you pass Newport and Jamestown harbor fronts, and see landmarks like Fort Adams, gilded-age mansions and the famous Clingstone house. Your trip includes a complimentary Rhode Island-styled refreshment, as well as a cash bar.
What to Expect
Arrive early to the launch point at Bowen’s Wharf, where your memorable sightseeing cruise departs at set morning and afternoon hours. (Please see ‘Important Info’ tab for sail times.) Board the lovely MV Gansett and find a comfortable seat in the cabin or on the open deck for the 90-minute float through Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay's East Passage. Relax and admire unobstructed views of the shoreline and attractions like Fort Adams, Hammersmith Farm, the Kennedy Compound and the fascinating Clingstone ‘House on the Rock’.  

As for refreshment, morning cruisers are offered a complimentary mimosa, freshly-brewed coffee, tea, and juice. Afternoon guests partake in a complimentary offering of regional beverages like Del's Lemonade, Yacht Club soda and Coffee Cabinets. A cash bar is also available, serving local beers, wines and hard cider.

Your cruise ends back at the departure point with plenty of time to explore the bay front.
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Reviewed 4 days ago
Wonderful

Our tour guide and captain's mate made this tour informative and fun to be out on the water on a beautiful RI afternoon. The Captain made everyone feel safe at all times. It is a awesome tour for all ages.

Thank Joyce T
Reviewed 4 days ago
Fantastic Cruise

This cruise around the harbor was extremely enjoyable and informative. Chris was an outstanding guide with a great sense of humor. The rest of the crew, Jeff and Tricia were also excellent. I highly recommend this cruise.

Thank berger112018
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Must Do

It was a great experience. The staff were very friendly. The guide was very knowledgable with a great sense of humour. The beverages were delicious. In short.... we found nothing to complain about. Would recommend to everyone.

1  Thank OptCyn
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great summertime afternoon cruise!

My husband and I took this cruise two years ago - which we loved then - and it was even better the second time around!! The weather was perfect, the guide was really terrific - I wish I had gotten his name - lots of...More

Thank Daytrippin_from_FLA
Reviewed 1 week ago
An Informative and Fun Cruise

We took the 10:30 morning cruise.The Captain steered us to many interesting and historic places. Christopher, the person describing the landscape, was both informative and funny. He kept things moving in a very light and relaxed way.It was interesting to learn about the history, along...More

Thank PJ362017
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