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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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Absolutely beautiful scenery

This is a beautiful scenic drive along Newport's rocky coastline. There are beautiful views of the ocean with white caps breaking. You pass one huge beautiful house after... read more

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Suffield, Connecticut
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Suffield, Connecticut
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a beautiful scenic drive along Newport's rocky coastline. There are beautiful views of the ocean with white caps breaking. You pass one huge beautiful house after another and it takes you through some historical sites. It's free if you have a car and well worth doing.

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Glenmoore, PA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A must for anyone driving in the Newport area... So many beautiful trees and homes along the gorgeous Atlantic Ocean. We enjoyed Fort Adams and Brenton Point along with the Bay Walk. Perfect weather was a bonus!

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St. George, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful drive at the south end of the island. There is a park at the south point you should stop at and take a short stroll.

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Newport, Rhode Island
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Don't miss this drive! A great way to see up close the ocean and beautiful coast outside of Newport. There are a lot of places on the side of the road to stop and take photos or ride your bike. Don't forget the Brenton Point State Park. Great park! I bought a kite there from people who travel around and... More 

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Springfield, Illinois
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful drive. Highly recommend. Unfortunately it rained during our visit and decided to do this drive. It is a beautiful area.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a unique roadway through the part of nature that exists in this section of New England, with rocky beaches and wildlife and wealthy, castle building Americans. I'm not sure I would recommend taking a bus tour, but driving your own private vehicle-so - allowing stops and walk- arounds, is definitely a must see on a trip to Newport.

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We drove along the Ocean Drive and stopped at a park on the South end of Rhode Island. Plenty of parking to sit and admire the view. Many were flying acrobatic kites. Very relaxing!

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth the drive for sure. Stop at the beaches. Beautiful houses everywhere. Great Inns to stop for lunch.

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Amityville, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easy drive through the winding ocean frontage. Nice to see the unbelievably beautiful homes along the route. Some spots to pull over for photos as well.

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VA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took one of the trolley tours, the name is not important as they are all the same, which included Ocean Drive. Very impressive huge homes.

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