Summer in Newport with the Flower Show and a Sunset Harbor Cruise!
Day 1: Sun and Sail (D)
Explore the heart of Newport’s bustling downtown and the famous Bowen’s Wharf, with plenty of time for lunch on your own. After checking into the Newport Mainstay Hotel, it’s a seaport evening! Savor dinner at The Pier, overlooking the water. With great food and relaxed, summery atmosphere, it’s perfect for our welcome dinner! After dinner, take to the seas on a sparkling sunset cruise of Newport Harbor.
Day 2: Full Bloom (B, L)
Spend a glorious morning at Rosecliff Mansion, host to the Newport Flower Show. The show takes place on the Rosecliff estate with sweeping ocean views. See the Gilded Age in full bloom as you stroll living displays in the oceanfront gardens curated around fountains, sculptures and buds of bursting color. After working up a gilded appetite with Mother Nature, enjoy a farewell three-course luncheon
overlooking Block Island Sound at local favorite George’s of Galilee. After lunch, head home, relaxed and “gilded” after your Newport escape!
This tour requires some walking