Day trip

Newport, RI: Guided Day Trip from Providence

Activity provider: Experience Rhode Island

Newport, RI: Guided Day Trip from Providence

Activity provider: Experience Rhode Island

From US$ 80 per person

See all of Newport, Rhode Island on this full-day guided bus tour. Go on a journey from early American history through to modern-day celebrity lifestyle.

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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide


  • Explore the coastal city of Newport in depth on a full-day trip
  • See the summer homes of famous Americans such as the Kennedys and Vanderbilts
  • Listen to captivating stories from your guide while seeing the sights
Full description
Begin your day trip from Providence by meeting up with your expert guide. Hop aboard an air-conditioned tour bus and set off for Newport. Travel along breathtaking Ocean Drive where you will see and hear the stories behind the marvelous summer homes. Many of these homes are of famous Americans, including the Kennedys, the Vanderbilts, Jay Leno, and Judge Judy. Along the way, explore the cobblestone streets dating back to the colonial era. Take in the picturesque inner harbor of the sailing capital of the United States. Visit a magnificent lighthouse and see the famous Cliff Walk. Discover the interesting stories and fantastic sights of the city with your guide and in your free time on your own. After making your way around the city, your tour will finish back where you first met.
  • Air-conditioned tour bus
  • Expert guide
  • Local taxes and fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

Meet outside the RI Visitor Information Center at the Convention Center across from Omni Hotel entrance. Bus will meet at the crosswalk nearest the convention center. Paid parking at Providence Place Mall, Convention Center, or Empire Lot Restrooms inside the Convention Center

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine
  • Buses are not equipped with wheelchair lifts, however, they do have handrails to assist in climbing up the stairs

Product ID: 389028