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Newport Tour & Guide

Newport, RI 02840-3496
+1 401-864-0392
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We Love Tammy

We arrived on our ship on a rainy day to find Tammy waiting right there for us with a comfortable... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2016
Newport Beach, California
Outstanding tour and guide!

We learned years ago that a private tour guide is the only way to go when visiting a new place... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2016
Lubbock, Texas
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We provide private driving tours of Newport, RI, the most historically intact city in the United States. Whether you are traveling alone, as a couple, or with thirty-five friends, Newport Tour & Guide offers an experience that is both relaxing and informative, providing a rare insight into this City by the Sea. Our guides are all local, well trained, and have a prodigious knowledge of Newport history. Our private tours include over a dozen opportunities to stop and visit historical sites, not just drive by. Our special license allows us unlimited versatility in both our tours and routes, and we can stop at a moment's notice for photography, culinary delights, rest stops, or shopping, wherever and whenever our clients wish. If there's someplace you want to spend more time, it's your tour, and your choice.
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Newport, RI 02840-3496
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Reviewed October 5, 2016

We arrived on our ship on a rainy day to find Tammy waiting right there for us with a comfortable Mercedes, water and snacks. She was any amazing guide. She could read our needs immediately and tailored the tour to fit us. One of our...More

Thank filmygirl
Reviewed September 18, 2016

We learned years ago that a private tour guide is the only way to go when visiting a new place. Tammy is by far the best of them all, and we have had many!!!!! We loved going back in time...I don't think there was a...More

Thank Joan_K0110
Reviewed September 18, 2016

I found Tammy on Tripadvisor and our group of eight ladies could not have been happier with her three hour tour. She picked us up at our inn and was energetic and filled with knowledge of Newport history. We traveled in a comfortable mini-bus and...More

1  Thank tigermb98
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Tammy is an amazing guide who brings Newport history back to life. Energetic and knowledgable she tailors the tour to meet your needs. A highlight of our trip and would definitely recommend.

Thank duckmuzzle
Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

My sister surprised my husband and I with a private tour with Tammy this past Monday. We are history buffs therefore when Tammy began the tour with Newport's old historic area, we knew we were going to enjoy her in-depth knowledge and attention to detail😃....More

1  Thank Gina S
Reviewed May 12, 2016

This private tour was an exciting way to see Newport! Tammy has a way of personalizing the tour and making it a unique, tailored experience, which I've never had from a tour guide before! Tammy is incredibly knowledgeable and funny, and I couldn't recommend this...More

Thank 591evan
Reviewed April 16, 2016

We've found private tours are much better than being on crowded buses, waiting for others to climb on and off, not being able to hear clearly or see everything or have unenthusiastic tour guides...especially when traveling with teens. Tammy who is the owner/operator of Newport...More

2  Thank CLTravel3
Reviewed April 12, 2016

Tammy was an excellent tour guide for Newport. I went to Newport with six friends for a long weekend. One of the friends arranged for Tammy to give us a tour of Newport and The Breakers for 3 hours. Tammy was friendly, professional, extremely knowledgeable...More

Thank Sherry S
Reviewed January 20, 2016

We were lucky enough to have two great tours with Tammy, from Newport Tour and Guide. Tripadvisor is where I always start when heading on a vacation or getaway. After reading the rave reviews I had to contact the tour company. Right away I knew...More

Thank EnjoyyourlifeX0X
Reviewed January 6, 2016

I made arrangements with Tammy for a 3.5 hour private tour for our party of 6. We were traveling on an Oceania Cruise in September 2015 and Newport was our first port. After reading such glowing reviews of Tammy I was disappointed that she was...More

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June 2, 2017|
Response from TammyF777 | Property representative |
Good Morning Cathy, Yes we pick up at the cruise ship pier. For 2 people we would use our Mercedes R350. A three hour private driving tour for 2 with admission to the Breakers would be $390.
May 8, 2016|
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Response from TammyF777 | Property representative |
Hello Ed, Yes, we pick you up, you choose the time and we will be there. For 6 or 8 you could use our Mercedes Sprinter. Lots of room it comes with a driver and a guide (not the same person) Yes we include the admission to... More
Charles C
October 3, 2015|
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Response from TammyF777 | Property representative |
Call us at 401 864 0392