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Address: Newport, RI
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The marked scenic route along the dramatic Atlantic shoreline that circles...

The marked scenic route along the dramatic Atlantic shoreline that circles Newport.

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Ocean Drive

It rained all day when we were in Newport so this is one of the few things we were able to do. The view along the drive was beautiful.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It rained all day when we were in Newport so this is one of the few things we were able to do. The view along the drive was beautiful.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Every single time we come to Newport, we take the scenic drive on Ocean Drive. We love driving by the Mansions and looking at the Ocean especially around sunset. We also love stopping by Castle Hill to show our friends the beautiful Inn and then on to Ocean Cliff for our sunset drink. The state park is another great spot... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Newport, RI is home to what is probably one of the most perfect drives in the nation. Beautiful homes, gorgeous seas, lovely parks and wonderful vistas. Just head through old town Newport and enjoy.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A beautiful drive around Newport with scenic ocean views and plenty of places to park and enjoy the scenery. This is a must-see and must-do while in Newport.

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A great drive with beautiful houses. It's worth the drive and I was glad we did it. The views are amazing!

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Briarcliff Manor, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A lovely drive around Newport with scenic ocean views and plenty of places to park and enjoy the scenery.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have done this walk a few times now over the years. It never gets old. It is a groomed, paved path for the first part and there are some steps involved. Gorgeous views of the ocean and the mansions along the way. It goes for a little over 3 miles and does not loop back.

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Farmington, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A circular drive along Ocean Drive will bring you some of the best views of the sea available while in Newport. If you start from Thames St you can cruise along the Ocean to the end of the Cliff Walk at the south end. Beautiful scenery without the bustle of the downtown marina area.

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Stamford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

No more than a couple minutes drive from the wharf area of Newport, Ocean Drive will give you a look at more than a dozen fabulous seaside homes (some people call them cottages - others may call them mansions!), in any case they are beautiful. It's easy to imagine why the rich wanted to escape here from New York during... More 

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Parsippany, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Take the time to do the coastline drive. Take in the sea views, the beautiful homes and the serenity. Pull over anywhere for a photo op.

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