Be in awe as you witness the splendor of Newport's Mansions, glamorous private yachts, modern racing sailboats and more.
For fans of the Gilded Age, yachts, mansions and millionaires. During this tour you will visit a variety of places associated with the rich and famous. Tour Mrs. Vanderbilt's seventy-room summer home, the Marble House. With approximately 500,000 cubic feet of white marble, it was built in 1892. Afterwards travel to Newport's beautifully restored waterfront for shopping and lunch on your own. See glamorous private yachts, modern racing sailboats, Newport's fishing fleet and ships from around the world.
In the afternoon, visit a second famous mansion. As you travel along the ten-mile Ocean Drive enjoy spectacular views of mansions and secluded coves before returning to Boston.
Tour of "THE BREAKERS"
1-hour lunch at the Waterfront (not included in tour price)
Vanderbilt's "MARBLE HOUSE"
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Check-in at Gray Line Ticket Office & Pick-up at Select Boston Hotels
The first stop of the tour is at Vanderbilt summer home - The Breakers. Designed by famous architect Richard Morris Hunt, the elaborate mansion holds 70 rooms including The Gold Room that is now a National Historic Landmark.
Lunch at the Newport Waterfront
Head to the Newport Waterfront for lunch at your own expense. Enjoy some free time to browse through the shops, eat at the local restaurants and see the the Newport fishing fleet with a wide display of luxurious private yachts, high end racing sailboats and international ships.
After lunch, explore another National Historic Landmark - the Marble House. It takes its name from the 500,000 cubic feet of white marble used to build part of the home. Owned by Mr. and Mrs. William Vanderbilt, the mansion was a gift from Mr. Vanderbilt to his wife on her 39th birthday.
Make your way back to Boston along the ten-mile long Ocean Drive as you take in breathtaking sights of extravagant mansions and beautiful secluded coves along the way.
Check-out at Gray Line Ticket Office & Drop-off at Select Boston Hotels
Price & Options
Children under 3 are free provided they don't occupy a seat. If your child will occupy a seat, please purchase a child ticket.
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Gratuity is not included in the price.
Meals are not included in the price.
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