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Scenic Overview of Newport Viking Trolley Tour

  • Trolley tour of Newport
  • See the city's highlights on a guided tour of its major attractions
  • Drive past the mansions at Bellevue Avenue, views of the bay, and more
Scenic Overview of Newport Viking Trolley Tour
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Get your bearings of Newport on a guided trolley tour of the city, which fills you in on Newport's history and contemporary culture as you travel among city sights. From restored homes on Ten Mile Ocean Drive to the legendary mansions of Bellevue Avenue, this tour introduces you to Newport with class and charm suitable of this historic city.
What to Expect
After choosing the best day and time for your trolley tour of Newport, meet your guide at the Newport Visitor Center, located at 23 America's Cup Avenue. Find a seat on the trolley and begin your 1.5-hour trolley tour.

Listen to your professional guide narrate the fascinating history of Newport and interesting details about the buildings and restored homes you pass. With over 150 points of interest, become an expert in the history of this charming town. Ride down Ten-Mile Ocean Drive, taking in the gorgeous views. Then, marvel at the grand mansions along tree-lined Bellevue Avenue.

Discover the charming atmosphere and history of Newport on this 1.5-hour trolley tour.
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1 - 5 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great way to see Newport

My first full day in Rhode Island and this was a great way to see Newport, get the lay of the land, see the majority of the mansions from the outside ad decide how to spend the rest of the stay. Larry was our tour...More

Thank KeithHumph
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fun Fact and Great Info about the Mansions

This is a 'must do' for folks visiting Newport, especially for the first time. Our tour guide Jim was extremely informative and mixed some fun facts along with the historical perspective, not only of the Mansions, but also Newport in general. He also stopped and...More

Thank PJ362017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great Overview During a Short Visit

My husband and I enjoyed the 10 am tour departing from the Newport Visitors Center. We chose to reserve tickets in advance online but could have purchased them at the Visitors Center at which there is paid parking. Have your parking ticket stamped at the...More

1  Thank GardenGirl97
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Best Tour to Get a Quick Overview of Newport's Main Attractions

We decided on the Overview Tour because we wanted to get our bearings about the key areas of Newport without committing to anything. This tour is one of the cheapest as well ($25/pp) but takes you through the Mansions and the sea walk areas. You'll...More

1  Thank TonyK300
Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Good tour if you're short on time.

We arrived on a cruise with no plans for the visit to Newport. Went down to the visitors center and picked up this tour. Our driver gave tons of local info on the history and the mansions. Covered both city and coastal areas. No getting...More

Thank Mike T
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28 June 2018|
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Response from 5265wanda | Reviewed this property |
The tour we took just toured the overview of scenic Newport. We really enjoyed the tour. You can take a tour to drop you off the mansions. However we drove to the mansions so we could take our time.
Sue Lynn R
19 April 2018|
Response from DavidManchester107 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sue Lynn, not quite sure from where cruise liners berth, however, the pickup point for the tour is located at the Information Office which is located on the sea front. If you are there for 4-5 hours onshore the tour is... More