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Best of Newport Trolley Tour

Highlights
  • Travel around Newport with ease on a trolley tour
  • Enjoy guided commentary and pass more than 150 points of interest 
  • Multiple departure times are available to fit any schedule 
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Best of Newport Trolley Tour
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Overview
Discover Newport with ease on this approximately 90-minute trolley tour, designed to save you the stress of planning your own rides. Learn fun facts about more than 150 points of interest, and focus on the sights rather than the roads while someone else drives. With a meeting point within walking distance of the cruise port, this excursion is perfect for travelers with limited time.
What to Expect
Your Newport trolley tour meets at a central Newport location. Come early and check in about 15 minutes before your tour time. This tour makes it easy to explore the highlights of this seaport town in just a few hours.

Once it’s time to get going, board the trolley and find your preferred seat. The windows are open-air, so you can enjoy the bustle of the city as you drive. Your guide gives you a rundown of the city's history and culture, as well as enlightening you with fun facts about attractions. Your trolley passes around 150 points of interest.

Travel from the historic district to Bellevue Avenue to Ocean Drive and beyond. Take in sights of Cliff Walk, colonial homes, gilded mansions, and the ocean.

Your tour ends back at the starting point on America’s Cup Avenue, approximately 90 minutes later.
Reviews (67)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Good Orientation Tour

I normally do not like trolley tours. However, this one was much better than I expected. The tour lasts about 90 minutes, and passes just about every important site in the Newport area. There is also an option to visit the Breakers. The tour guide...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ricmar60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
A must for first time visitors

In keeping with our tradition of taking narrated trolley tours in cities we are visiting for the first time we booked the Newport tour at the Visitors Bureau. The 90 minute tour did not disappoint and was super informative and fun in a clean comfortable...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank WEB345
Reviewed 29 October 2018
girls trip in Rhode Island

i recommend the trolley tour. Full of information, great tour of Ocean Drive. Our tour guide, Renee, was full and informative. thanks!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Annette L
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile
Quite informative

It was quite a nice trundle round the newport area for about an hour and a quarter. Our driver was tom he was quite advising like “the astors lived here and so and so lived there”. You stop roughly half way for 15 minutes where...More

1  Thank 962saintj
Reviewed 22 October 2018
Great taste of the Newport culture

The 90 minute tour was crammed with facts about it's more moneyed residents past and present. We did not do the breakers tour which could have been added on, but were happy to spend the rest of the afternoon cruising the shops, boutiques and art...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ian H
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1 hr 15 mins
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