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Newport Excursions

Newport, Rhode Island, known as a New England summer getaway and a home to famous Newport mansions, maintained by the Preservation Society and open to the public, offers you a dreamy look into its elegant and historic town. Discover the history behind the Newport Mansions as well as the rich American history surrounding the rest of the town in our walking tours of the city. Our walking tours will give you a glimpse into the American colonial past, and you will learn how this colonial center blossomed into the elegant and pristine town that it is today.


Discover Colonial Newport Walking Tour (Newport Historical Society's Museum, Brick Market)
Discover Colonial Newport Walking Tour

Discover the colonial history of Newport through stories of revolution, struggles for religious liberty and entrepreneurship among Newport’s diverse people on a guided walk through Newport’s Old Quarter.

Shore Excursion Size: Small Group

Shore Excursion Type: Cultural, Active, Scenic

Food/Beverage: None

Activity Level: Moderate

Shore Excursion Duration: 1 hour 15 Minutes

Discover Colonial Newport Walking Tour (Newport Historical Society's museum, brick market)
From Golden to Gilded Age Walking Tour in Newport (Museum of Newport History, Old Quarter)
From Golden to Gilded Age Walking Tour

From Newport’s colonial Golden Age to Gilded Age summer colony, discover the transformation of the city and its people.

Shore Excursion Size: Small Group

Shore Excursion Type: Cultural, Active, Scenic

Food/Beverage: None

Activity Level: Moderate

Shore Excursion Duration: 1 hour 15 Minutes

Sailing Cruise Aboard the Schooner Aquidneck
Sailing Cruise Aboard the Schooner Aquidneck
Price: $35.00

A sailing cruise in Newport aboard Schooner Aquidneck is often the highlight of a visit to Newport! Newport has one of the prettiest harbors in the world and is the sailing capital of the United States. This one hour and 45 minute sail is aboard a beautiful, traditional, eighty foot schooner.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Scenic, Water/Beach

Food/Beverage: None

Activity Level: Easy

Shore Excursion Duration: 1 Hour 45 Minutes

Sailing Cruise Aboard the Schooner Aquidneck
Road to Independence Walking Tour
Road to Independence Walking Tour
Price: $20.00

Transport yourself to the historic times of the American Revolution on this walking tour of Newport.

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Scenic, Walking

Food/Beverage: None

Activity Level: Moderate

Shore Excursion Duration: 1 hour 15 Minutes

Road to Independence Walking Tour
Rogue's and Scoundrels Walking Tour
Rogue's and Scoundrels Walking Tour
Price: $20.00

Revisit pirate times on a walking tour of Newport - known then as "Rogue's Island."

Shore Excursion Size: Small

Shore Excursion Type: Scenic, Cultural, Walking

Food/Beverage: None

Activity Level: Moderate

Shore Excursion Duration: 1 Hour 15 MInutes

Rogue's and Scoundrels Walking Tour
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