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Itinerary
After choosing the best day,time, and your mansion of choice for your trolley tour of Newport, meet your guide at the Newport Visitor Center, located at 23 America's Cup Avenue. Make yourself comfortable in the trolley, and then begin your 3-hour tour. 

As you go past historical buildings and restored homes, listen to your professional guide recount their incredible stories and fascinating details about Newport. Take in over 150 points of interest as you wind through the streets of Newport. Enjoy the rugged beauty of Ten-Mile Ocean Drive and the mansions along tree-lined Bellevue Avenue. 

The three different mansions available to visit are below:

Stop at William K Vanderbilt's Marble House, an absolutely gorgeous mansion filled with history, for a visit. 
Go to Rosecliff and experience the location where the Great Gatsby was filmed.
Visit The Breakers, the elaborate estate of Cornelius Vanderbilt. 

Gain an appreciation for the history and charm of Newport on this 3-hour tour.
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Overview
Visit one of Newport's gorgeous Gilded Age mansions on a trolley tour that includes admission to Marble House, The Breakers, or Rosecliff. Choose the one that interests you most, taking in antique art and furnishings that are a fascinating glimpse of daily life in historic Newport. And since the trolley tour explores Ocean Drive and Bellevue Avenue, it's a great way to get an overview of the city's exclusive neighborhoods and beautiful coastal scenery, with an onboard guide to share Newport facts and history as you explore.
Highlights
  • Guided trolley tour of Newport
  • Choose between admission at three top mansions
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Trolley route passes many points of interest
  • Great overview of the town for first-time visitors
  • Choice of several departures throughout the day
  • Family friendly
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Reviewed 6 days ago
Great experience

Our guide was very informative and knowledgeable. He had a good understanding of the history of Newport, and shared interesting tidbits along the way. He also engaged with the riders making it an overall great experience.

Thank bevans777
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great way to see Newport

Mike, the driver was called in on his day off for our tour. We were lucky. He provided a great tour with loads of information about Newport. We enjoyed the history of the founding of Newport, it’s role in the Revolutionary War as well as...More

Thank 10J9MH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Begin Your Newport Adventure Here

Viking Trolley Tour was a great way to begin our Newport Weekend. Driver/Tour guide was extremely friendly and informative. We gained insight and overview on layout, history and must sights to explore in more detail from the tour. We took the three hour tour which...More

Thank Ed D
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile
Beyond expectations!

Thought this would be a great way to get an overview of Newport on our first day in town. Get a little history, get acclimated to our new surroundings. We learned so much. Great not to have to drive ourselves and truly enjoy the breathtaking...More

2  Thank Elizabeth N
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile
Great way to see Newport.....

Caught this tour out of the visitors center and it was perfect. It was comfortable ride in a trolley bus with a GREAT tour guide who knows her town. Opted for the one mansion tour so she dropped us at the Breakers and picked us...More

2  Thank Diana C
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