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Viking Tours of Newport

23 Americas Cup Ave, Newport Visitor & Information Center, Newport, RI 02840-3032
+1 401-847-6921
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Newport Viking Trolley Tour with Admission to The Breakers and Marble House
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Scenic Overview of Newport Viking Trolley Tour
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Grand Mansion of Newport Viking Trolley Tour
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Since 1962, Viking Tours has been showing visitors to Newport the amazing history of our city. We invite you to travel from the Modern Age to the Gilded Age during one of our specialty tours. Only Viking Tours gives you an insider’s look into Newport aboard our old-fashioned trolleys and modern motorcoaches. Voted by the readers of Newport Life Magazine as Best Tour – Land, Sea or Sky 2009, 2011, 2013, 2014 & 2015!
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  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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23 Americas Cup Ave, Newport Visitor & Information Center, Newport, RI 02840-3032
+1 401-847-6921
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ray our tour guide was great. He is a local with a lot of knowledge of the area. I did have an issue with Viator. Book a tour with Breakers and an add on for Marble House. I arrived at the tour and was informed...More

Thank Linda Wilson R
Reviewed 3 days ago

We did the Ocean drive and one mansion tour. Our guide was very nice and knowledgeable of Newports' history and answered any questions we had. We went around town first, then out to ocean drive. We did not go into Fort Adams, but our driver/guide...More

Thank LoriMorningGlory
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just got into Newport and took the Scenic Overview tour highlighting the city. Our tour guide was very informative and covered the history of the town. Well worth the 90 minutes and money. Great overview!

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our female driver was very good & very knowledgeable about the area & history of it. She talked very clearly and repeated things to be sure you heard it.

Thank Dougyfd
Reviewed 1 week ago

Do research ahead on Marble House and the Breakers. There is so much to see at each location that you can get distracted from the very good audio narrative on the individual portable player. There is also additional info about each stop on the player,...More

Thank SpeedTour
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour driver was an okay guide if all you want to hear about is the mansions and preservation society. It seems there would be a little more history and information about the area in general. There was no announcement about not talking so others...More

Thank foodandwiner
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the four hour tour that included 2 mansion tours and a tour of Newport. Our tour guide, Jim, did an outstanding job of guiding us to all the sites worth seeing. His knowledge of history and his obvious love for what he does made...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This 90 minute tour was one of the best we have ever taken. Our tour guide was quite knowledgeable about the area and enlightened us on many aspects of the city and its history. Very interesting and educational!

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had such a pleasant and informative drive through Newport in a very quaint trolley. Anne our driver was very, very informative, fun and attentive! We drove through Newport with Anne highlighting all the beauty and historical sights. Then touring the two mansions, The Breakers...More

Thank DLC1212
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the overview tour, which was nice, but I would recomend one of the more expensive tours where you get off of the trolley. Otherwise you get a quick drive by of the mansions and have to look through the hedges! Our tour guide...More

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Linda E
22 June 2017|
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Response from boblink515794 | Reviewed this property |
You can purchase your ticket at the visitor's information center, which is where the tour begins. I think it departs every hour, maybe more frequently. It's a 90 minute ride from start to finish, but you can also hop on and... More