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Ocean Drive & Newport's Mansions - Tour from Boston

  • When does it run?
    Sunday (2 Jun - 27 Oct)
  • Start time
    9am
  • Duration
    About 10.5 hours
Inclusions
  • Hotel transfer
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned coach
  • Admission to two mansions
  • Guide

Key Highlights

  • Transport in an air-conditioned coach
  • Marvel at Newport’s opulent mansions, glamorous yachts, and pcituresque coves along Ocean Drive
  • Tour The Breakers and Marble House, Newport’s most monumental mansions
  • Take a relaxing stroll along Newport’s charming waterfront for a unique shopping and dining experience
  • Listen to an informed guide explain the colonial history and architecture of Newport

Overview

Explore Newport, one of the cities that heralded America’s famed Gilded Age. Today, yachts, fabulous mansions and millionaires are Newport’s staple.

Tour some of the most fabulous mansions that dot this city located on the southern end of Rhode Island. Visit Mrs. Vanderbilt’s seventy-room summer home, on 11 acres of ocean front land, The Breakers. Afterwards you’ll go on to Newport’s beautifully restored waterfront for shopping and lunch (not included in the tour price). See the glamorous private yachts, modern racing sailboats, Newport’s fishing fleet and ships from around the world. 

In the afternoon, you will visit a second famous mansion - The Marble House, with 500,000 cubic feet of white marble built in 1892. One of the most opulent and prominent among the Gilded Age mansions of Newport, the Marble House is known for its extravagant gold ballroom. 

Enjoy the ten-mile Ocean Drive with spectacular views of mansions and secluded coves before returning to Boston. This is the marked scenic route along the dramatic Atlantic shoreline that circles Newport and has spectacular views of Newport’s famed mansions.

About the Supplier: Fulfilling the globetrotting dreams of wide-eyed travellers for over 100 years, Gray Line is one of the leading travels and tours services in the world. They serve up the perfect local-meets-global travel activities - from VIP tours to shore excursions - and will be your best friend for a truly authentic experience of the real Ireland.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Sunday (2 Jun - 27 Oct)

  • Duration

    About 10.5 hours

  • Start time

    9am

  • Meeting Point

    Hotel pick-up available. Share the details of your booking with us and we’ll meet you at the lobby. 

    Don’t have a booking yet? No worries! Our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm all details.

  • Ending Point

    Same as the start point

Inclusions & Exclusions

Inclusions

  • Hotel transfer
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned coach
  • Admission to two mansions
  • Guide

Exclusions

  • Gratuities
  • Lunch

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Please note

Voucher Type: Paper

Children under 3 are free provided they don´t occupy a seat.

Customer Reviews

  • Well worth the trip.
    Aideen Jordan, Ireland 07/14/2014

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