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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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Newport Mansion Tour Along Ocean Drive

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Simply take your car and drive 25 mph along the drive. Will not regret. Give you a great feel of some of the great section of the city.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Geoffrey L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Simply take your car and drive 25 mph along the drive. Will not regret. Give you a great feel of some of the great section of the city.

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Thank Geoffrey L
Reading, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This was a very nice drive. It gives you the opportunity to see some pretty houses and the ocean side. There is also a state park that you can visit along the way, but only during the Summer.

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you love the ocean and want to get up close, this is a great drive with mostly unobstructed views of the Atlantic Ocean. There are some really cool rocks that vary depending on the tide and it's a good place to go fishing, get your feet wet, or just admire the amazing power of the ocean. There are places... More 

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Frankfort, ky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely ocean drive showcasing homes, inns, beaches and parks. We stopped several times to take in views and visit parks.

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Long Island, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

first drive past all the mansions on Bellvue and then continue along Ocean drive to see some of the beautiful coastline

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Drive away from the crowds and experience open space, bikers, hikers, fishermen and the open view of the sea. Also some beautiful homes End this with a wonderful outdoor lunch at Castle Hill One of our best Newport experiences.

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Rutherford, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Drove along Ocean Drive reminiscing from 25 years past…. SO much had changed! While it's still a nice drive, it has gotten built up. There used to be many more scenic views of the ocean. Still, it is pretty and there is no admission fee.

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Batesville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What could be more pleasant than a drive called "Ocean Drive" in Newport. As you drive along the coast you will see many luxurious homes. It is not just one home but many beautifully landscaped homes that jut in and out of the coastal drive along the Atlantic seashore. This drive has a nice viewing area from many different look... More 

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Long Island, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a beautiful scenic ride especially on a Harley. You' re looking at huge mansions along tranquil waters. It just makes you aware how poor you are, though.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Ocean Drive is a nice relaxed winding road along the coast of Rhode Island Sound with great views of the sound and of the many fabulous homes that overlook the sound. There are a few spots to pull over and take pictures or just take it all in. There are a few hidden gems along the way, which half the... More 

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