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Sightsailing of Newport

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Sightsailing of Newport
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Sightsailing of Newport offers daily sailing cruises, tours and private sailing charters in Newport aboard the sailing vessels Aquidneck, Sightsailer and Starlight. Aquidneck and Sightsailer were built specifically to take people sailing who have...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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32 Bowens Wharf, Under The Blue Pavilion, Newport, RI 02840-3005
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Reviewed November 13, 2018

I went on the Mimosa cruise and what a joy it was. There had storm the day before but we had a beautiful clear day, however there was lots of wind. The sailing was fantastic, we dipped and the sails did there thing. I was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nicka22
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Enjoy a quiet and informative sail around Newport Harbor and Narraganset Bay. Their Boats are designed for family sails with lots of room for everyone to have a great seat. The Captains handle these boats ( i have been on both of them ) with...More

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Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

We booked this from home so that we were confirmed when we arrived in port. Four of us (two couples) had a great time on this morning cruise of the harbour which included checking out some mansions from the sailboat. It was s cool day...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kpatters
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

What a fun sailing excursion. Even in October it is tons of fun. Great views if Newport bridge and harbor. Great views of Fort Adams and Hammersmith Farms. Access to warm blanket. Even volunteered to help raise one of the sails. A must to do...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LLA1962
Reviewed October 22, 2018

We took the sunset sail on a beautiful (if somewhat chilly) day. It was wonderful and more than worth the price plus a generous tip for the crew. We were treated to a stunning fiery sunset with a simultaneous moonrise. It was the highlight of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 398stephanies
Reviewed October 5, 2018

What a wonderful experience! Unfortunately, due to weather, our trip was limited. I do wish we would have been compensated for it somehow, maybe free tickets for a future sail? I do understand it was not there fault. I would definitely return for another sail....More

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SkyDawn2018
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

We did a 10:30 morning sail on an overcast day but truly enjoyed the Aquidneck. The crew was informative and gracious. Captain John was truly an expert sailor. There were blankets provided by the crew. A great experience!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lisalisala
Reviewed October 1, 2018

We have done this two summers in a row. It's a great sail of the bay seeing the sights like Ft. Adams and the Newport bridge from the water. They give you a little tour guide of the bay without being too talkative so you...More

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Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jet444401
Reviewed September 30, 2018

We were looking to do some sailing while being in RI for the weekend, and this turned out to be the best option! Usually, we choose private sailing because we don't really like group activities, but this one was so much fun! The crew was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Inna M
Reviewed September 19, 2018

It was an unforgettable cruise with a very experienced and funny Crew. Many interesting explanations were given.200% recommendation!!!

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Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from jerryvans | Reviewed this property |
I did it through their website. TheTrip Advisor page should have a link to their website
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Response from juliegW4845OW | Reviewed this property |
Adults are $36. I would book ahead of time either on line or call them. Trips do sell out especially on busy summer weekends.
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