We’re enjoying a nice, cool fall here in Newport. While the weather is still pleasant and enjoyable, it’s a great time to plan a getaway to the coastal town of Newport, Rhode Island. Whether you want to take a scenic stroll along Newport’s Cliff Walk, discover the history and architecture of this charming coastal down, or soak up the beautiful vistas of the area, you’ll be happy to discover that Newport is a very walkable town. In fact, Newport was actually named one of the best walking cities in the US by Conde Nast Traveler. Walking tours are an excellent way to see a little bit of the city, and gain a deeper appreciation for this historic town. Book a room at our luxury Bed and Breakfast today, and join us in Newport this fall.
Walking Tours in Newport
Newport is a historic and picturesque city. We can think of few better ways to see it than by foot. Discover Newport has put together some fantastic walking tours, each unique and suited to individual tastes. They include:
- Newport Foodies Stroll, which will take you through five restaurants and 4 centuries of history.
- If you’re into haunted ghost stories, then the Dead Men’s Tales and Newport Ghost Tours are for you.
- History lovers will enjoy the Historic Tours for Curious People. The Newport Historical Society also operates walking tours. There’s a different walking tour featured each month, and a range of private tours available, including the following: Discover Colonial Newport Inside & Out Walking Tour, Road to Independence, Rogues and Scoundrels, Specialists’ History Walking Tours, and History Detective Tour for Families or Youth Groups.
- Newport also offers a tour through Four Enduring Faiths, through four remarkable landmarks.
Though these guided tours are great, you can also get a feel for Newport on your own. The Cliff Walk is the most popular walk in Newport, and provides beautiful glimpses of Newport’s famous mansions. The Newport Harbor Walk is a beautiful journey through one of the oldest working waterfronts in the country. Whatever it is you want to experience, there’s no need to hassle with traffic on the busy streets of Newport. Whether guided or unguided, walking tours of Newport are the easiest way to get around and the best way to get acquainted with the city.
Book your room at our Newport Bed and Breakfast today, and come discover this charming coastal town with us this fall.