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See Newport from a mariners view

boat ride

See Newport from a mariners view

5 reviews
Duration
1.5 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Drinks
Hosted in
English
boat ride

See Newport from a mariners view

boat ride

See Newport from a mariners view

5 reviews
Duration
1.5 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Drinks
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Plan A – takes about 1 -1/2 hours for a fee of $300 total for up to six people. If you want to extend the time for swimming or watching sail boat races, the fee is prorated; Enjoy a cruise around Newport Harbor. Pickup is at Fort Adams State Park, 80 Fort Adams Dr. Newport, RI. Going around the harbor heading south first Cottrell’s Wharf. This is time share condo’s with boat dockage. The next dock is Brown & Howard Wharf. This is where the biggest yachts tie up in Newport Harbor. Lee’s Wharf is next with West Howard Wharf right after. The next dockage belongs to the International Yacht Restoration School at Spring Wharf. This is a school where students learn the skills needed to work in the maritime industry. Still heading in a southerly direction is Waites Wharf. An upscale restaurant called, ‘At The Deck’ is at the end of the dock surrounded by a RSVP dock called West Wind Marina. Ending the cruise south is Coddington Wharf with high end condominiums. Turning to the east we pass by Kings Park. Kings Park has a monument to the French nobleman, General Rochambeau erected in 1934. General Rochambeau was a key commander of the French forces in 1780 who assisted George Washington and the Continental army during the American Revolutionary war. This is just the beginning. Come aboard to see and hear more.

Your host

Learn more about Charles

Charles

Newport Yacht Charters offers up to six customers a guided historical tour of Newport, RI harbor aboard a beautifully appointed 34' Mainship Pilot powerboat. I hold a merchant mariners master licence and have been in and around Narragansett Bay and Newport, RI for over 30 years.

What's included

Drinks
Guests can bring snacks and drinks as they wish. Provided is water

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Where you'll be

The harbor tour also includes a close up view of the mega yachts in the harbor. Yachts belonging to celebrities such as Ron Howard, Judge Judy, Johnny Depp, and many more. Each yacht researched to provide yacht details on cost to build and cost to charter. Each week in Newport is a different experience.

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 21 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Reservations are confirmed once paid through Airbnb AND confirmed by Capt. Charles. There are no other requirements but to sit back, relax, and enjoy the…

More tips

The cost is $300 total for 1-1/2 hours for one or up to six people. Extra time is prorated. This is a private charter, your party are the only customers aboard. Other type charters available such as watching sailing races, light house viewing, sunsets which could include a light snack. Just ask.

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Charles
See Newport from a mariners view
5 reviews
₹3,703/person
5 reviews
₹3,703/person