For ages 5 and up, this approx 90-min tour is an "overview" tour of scenic Newport.
After boarding our luxurious and comfortable trolley at Bus Platform #2 of the Newport Bus Terminal, your driver starts the tour with a brief history of Colonial-era downtown and explains the Gilded Age history and events that occurred over the centuries.
Then you will experience breath-taking views of scenic Ocean Drive prior to seeing the strip of mansions lining Bellevue Ave. Along the route, movie and TV sets will come to life, such as the Great Gatsby, Amistad, True Lies, and a dozen more.
Today's happenings are also thoroughly covered such as the best dining spots, boat tours, and other fun activities. Your tour guide will detail the best way to navigate this bustling city as well as explain the Cliff Walk attractions.
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Newport Travel Trolley Tours, 23 America's Cup Ave, Newport, RI 02840, USA
(For ages 5 & up). Park in the public lot at 23 America's Cup Ave (bus terminal) and locate the white trolley at Platform #2 outside. Show your cell phone or printed ticket to driver.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Pass By: Ocean Drive, Newport, RI
Ride along Ocean Drive, see mansions used in many popular movies.
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23 America's Cup Ave, Newport, RI 02840, USA
1 hour 30 minutes
Returns to original departure point
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Newport Mansions Trolley Tour 1pm Departure
Newport Mansions Trolley Tour 11:30am Departure
Newport Mansions Trolley Tour 10am Departure
- For Ages 5+, board our luxurious, comfortable late-model Trolley with leather captain's chairs
- Our breath-taking, narrated Scenic Overview Trolley Tour of Newport
- See over 150+ points of interest such as Colonial Downtown, Scenic Ocean Drive, and Mansion Row
- Parking available at Newport RI Bus Terminal (fees apply at gate upon exit).
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- *MINIMUM AGE TO EXPERIENCE THIS TOUR IS 5 YEARS OLD AND UP*
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Tours depart promptly at scheduled time. We cannot hold the trolley for stragglers. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to departure.
- Tour duration is approximate depending on traffic conditions
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 36 travelers
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- --COVID UPDATE: Passengers who are not fully vaccinated are still required to wear face coverings.
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.