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The Top 8 Summer Activities and Events in Newport RI for 2024

The Top 8 Summer Activities and Events in Newport RI for 2024

Much like the 21st century, in 1524 Giovanni da Verrazzano and 50 of his besties sailed out of New York Harbor to spend 2 weeks in Newport (incorporated 1639), establishing our Fair City as the New World’s first resort. Fast forward 500 years and Newport, Rhode Island...

Gansett Cruises: Where Narrated Harbor Tours Come Alive

Gansett Cruises: Where Narrated Harbor Tours Come Alive

A Scenic Journey Through Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay At Gansett Cruises, we invite you to step aboard our classic motor yacht for a 60-75 minute narrated harbor tour that transcends the ordinary. As you glide through the shimmering waters of Newport Harbor and...

Places to Visit Near the Newport RI Waterfront

Places to Visit Near the Newport RI Waterfront

Before or after your boat tour of Newport Harbor with Gansett Cruises, here is a short list of points of interest that are all walking distance from our Bowen's Wharf location on the waterfront. Save The Bay’s Exploration Center and Aquarium, 175 Memorial Boulevard...

Top Points of Interest, Places to See in Newport RI

Top Points of Interest, Places to See in Newport RI

This city is older than most US states! Take in the breathtaking ocean vistas, lighthouses, water sports and visit National Historic Landmarks. One landmark, at 350 years old, is America’s oldest restaurant, and the 10th oldest in the world. If those walls could talk…...

Top Ten Things To Do on the Newport Waterfront

Top Ten Things To Do on the Newport Waterfront

Newport, Rhode Island has been America’s First Resort since the 16th century when Giovanni da Verrazano moored his ships for 2 weeks in Narragansett Bay. Like every visitor since, he took the time to relax and enjoy the epic beauty of this New England estuary with its...

ITS TIME FOR YOU

TO RELAX & ENJOY THE VIEW