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12 Meter Charters

12 Bowens Wharf, Marine Max entrance, upstairs and to the left., Newport, RI 02840-3005
+1 401-851-1216
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USD 79.00*
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2 Hour Newport Harbor Sail Aboard Former America's Cup Yacht
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USD 139.00*
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America's Cup Yacht Racing Experience in Newport
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Set Sail aboard the America's Cup 12 Meter yachts of Newport, Rhode Island! 12 Meter Charters offers customized group charters and daily sailing cruises aboard our 65 foot America's Cup 12 Meter contenders. Participate in the sailing or just sit back and enjoy the sights! Our professional team has over 100 years of combined sailing experience - let them share their passion for 12 Meter sailing with you! EXHILARATION • RELAXATION • UNIQUELY NEWPORT
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12 Bowens Wharf, Marine Max entrance, upstairs and to the left., Newport, RI 02840-3005
+1 401-851-1216
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family, including the hard to please teens, enjoyed the amazing sail around the Newport Harbor. The Captain and Crew were fantastic and full of great stories. A real sailing experience on a beautiful harbor.

1  Thank Dara P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I, who have some experience sailing enjoyed our sail on the 12 meter. The crew was fun and the atmosphere was casual. I was able to help out with sail handling, but you could equally just enjoy the sail. We met some...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This truly was a unique experience. Sailing on a 12 meter America's Cup racing yacht among a small group and expert crew was pure fun. Despite some afternoon fog, this early evening excursion hit the highlights. Our captain pointed out notable sights and let passengers...More

1  Thank susan p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I went on the 2 hour scenic tour, and it was wonderful! There were a total of eleven of us on the boat, and by the end of the trip everyone was chit chatting and joking around. I am not an adventurous...More

1  Thank Theresa T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately we had our 3 hour sailing race cancelled owing to bad weather. However, the company was on the phone immediately, offered us other options and when those did not suit us, refunded the payment in near record time. Gosh - just outstanding.

1  Thank Vladimir P
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This was a bucket list item for me. I have sailed for years and have always wanted to experience a 12 meter. We were fortunate to have great weather but the captain and crew really made the experience special. They were very friendly and informative....More

1  Thank jkraby
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Combine a sailing with a tour of Newport bay into one. The Columbia was the first 12 meter America's cup winner in 1958 and remains a very classy boat. learned about the history of the building around the bay and enjoyed sailing on a very...More

1  Thank buzzrose
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The crew and the view are unbeatable! We were lucky enough to have a private sail tour of some historic Newport scenes, with the thrill of being on a large sailboat cutting through the water. A few wore dresses-not recommended based on your movement around...More

1  Thank CarolMcCrum
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

From Meredith in the office to our skipper and mate, Kevin and Whitney, and the crew....our day on Columbia was perfect. These folks are real pros, and Columbia is a magnificent boat. Highly recommended. Philip Taft

1  Thank Philip T
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Beautiful and fun experience. History along the way. Refreshments. Crew so fun. So glad I went! Wonderful images of Newport endure in my mind.

1  Thank Hao W
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