A rocky island in the middle of a body of water

Newport Scenic Drive

Learn about Newport’s fascinating history and view magnificent colonial mansions on this delightful tour.

  • Insightful look into Newport’s rich history
  • English-speaking guide
  • View extravagant mansions
  • Enjoy spectacular scenery
  • Season


  • Difficulty level

    Level 1: Easy - suitable for most people

  • Duration

    1hrs 30mins

  • Min. passengers


  • Max. passengers


  • Booking code


  • Please note

    Minimal walking

Experience a taste of Newport’s rich history and beautiful coastal scenery. See the important historical sites of the colonial period and Newport’s most famous landmarks, including Trinity Church and the Redwood Library. You’ll also pass the gothic style Church of Saint Mary’s, where Jacqueline Bouvier married Senator John F Kennedy.

Enjoy a drive along world famous Ten Mile Ocean Drive and Bellevue Avenue, to view the ornate ‘summer cottages’ high society millionaires built in the area.

Practical information:

  • Port: Newport
  • Duration: 1 hrs 30 mins.
  • Included: Coach transportation, Licensed English-speaking guide 
  • Language: English
  • Walking information: Minimal walking
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes