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Trip to Newport RI

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Trip to Newport RI

Hi

we are staying in Newport for a wedding 23/8 to the 5/9 travelling from UK. We have two teenage children and are an active family.I have been looking at sail cruises around the harbour ,would we have to book well in advance,fancy trying some Bass fishing any advice,

Many Thanks

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1. Re: Trip to Newport RI

If you're interested in chartering a fishing boat, check here: http://www.gonewport.com/viewpage.aspx?id=213

For harbor sailing cruises, try here:

http://www.gonewport.com/viewpage.aspx?id=198

For any other Newport info:

http://www.gonewport.com/

Enjoy your trip!

Edited: 17 July 2011, 15:59
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2. Re: Trip to Newport RI

You do not have to book in advance for any of the harbor tours, especially if you're here during the week. Weekends it gets more crowded. Have you considered maybe taking a sailing lesson? We took a series of 3 lessons from Sail Newport

www.sailnewport.org/adultInstruction.html

We took the 3 day evening class and loved it! We plan to go back for more someday. 3 Students and one instructor per boat.

As for fishing excursions, my advice is to take some motion sickness medication before you depart.

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3. Re: Trip to Newport RI

Sailing lessons sound good but we have so much to fit in ,in such a short time .Thanks for the idea though

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4. Re: Trip to Newport RI

You can do a 2 hour cruise on the Aquidneck or charter 6 passenger sailboat for a private sail. The booth is right on Bowens Wharf and they leave every few hours.

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