Newport

Rhode Island

Cruises To Newport

During the 19th century, Newport served as the summer playground for the rich and famous. Residents displayed their fabulous wealth in the form of palatial estates overlooking the Atlantic. Today, these extraordinary and meticulously maintained homes line the city's famed "Mansion Row" and are a must-see for any visitor.

What you NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Newport Cruise Port
    Ship will DOCK at this port.
  • Time Zone
    EST (Eastern Standard Time)
    UTC/GMT -5 hours
  • Language
    The local language is English.
  • Currency & Shopping
    US Dollar (USD)
    Antique shops, jewelry and resort clothing.
    • Best Way to Get Around
      Pier is located in downtown Newport, RI bus, taxis running continuously. Scooter and bicycle rentals available.
    • Famous For
      Known as a New England summer resort, Newport is home to spectacular coastal scenery, awe-inspiring architecture and a thriving waterfront downtown.
    • Fun Fact #1
      The first circus in the United States was held in Newport in 1774.
    • Fun Fact #2
      The first British troops sent from England to squash the revolution landed in Newport.
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      SHIPS THAT SAIL HERE

Newport TOP EXCURSIONS

A Variety of Choices

We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.

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Newport Scenic Drive

Enjoy the rich history and scenery of Newport, from colonial days through the Gilded Age to the present. ...

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Grand Mansions & Newport Highlights

With mansions representing more than 250 years of social and architectural history, this tour combines all the highlight...

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The Vanderbilts's Newport

Learn about the Vanderbilt family empire by visiting two of the grandest villas ever built in the United States. ...

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Doris Duke's Mansion At Rough Point

Enjoy a guided tour of Rough Point, the magnificent English manor estate of famed heiress Doris Duke. Preserved with Duk...

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Featured NEWPORT ITINERARIES

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Take a dip and make a new friend on a dolphin swim excursion

15-Day Canada, New England & Eastern Caribbean from New York

SHIP Norwegian Gem
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK New York;
Halifax (Nova Scotia); Saint John (Bay of Fundy); Portland (Maine); Newport (Rhode Island); New York; St. John's (Antigua); Basseterre (St. Kitts); Philipsburg (St. Maarten); St. Thomas (US Virgin Islands);
DISEMBARK San Juan (Puerto Rico);
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Find natural charm along New England's rocky coastlines.

7-Day Canada & New England from New York

Voted Travel + Leisure World's Best Top Large Ship Cruise Line
SHIP Norwegian Gem
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK New York;
Halifax (Nova Scotia); Saint John (Bay of Fundy); Bar Harbor (Maine); Newport (Rhode Island);
DISEMBARK New York;
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Hike through the lush terrain of Acadia National Park

7-Day Canada & New England from New York

Sail on the Best Large Ship Cruise Line in the World
SHIP Norwegian Gem
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK New York;
Halifax (Nova Scotia); Saint John (Bay of Fundy); Portland (Maine); Newport (Rhode Island);
DISEMBARK New York;

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