Newport: Cliff Walk Self-Guided Walking Tour

Newport: Cliff Walk Self-Guided Walking Tour

From $6 per person

Enjoy a self-guided narrated walking tour of Newport’s Cliff Walk. Admire the raw, untamed, crashing waves of the Atlantic ocean and elegant Gilded Age mansions along the coast.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Valid 365 days
from first activation
Instant confirmation
Optional audio guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Get the most out of Newport’s Cliff Walk with this self-guided audio tour
  • Admire Gilded Age mansions to one side and the untamed Atlantic Ocean to the other
  • Hear the stories behind famous families such as the Vanderbilts and Astors
Full description
Embark on a scenic cliff walk along a 3.5-mile trail along the eastern shore of Newport Rhode Island. Use your audio guide which has been created by local guides, curated by creative writers, and narrated by professional voice artists. Begin the tour at Easton’s Beach. As you walk down the path, see Gilded Age mansions representing an era of lavish wealth and unbridled excess. Hear the stories of the Vanderbilts, Astors, and other American millionaires behind mansions like The Breakers, Marble House, Rosecliff, and others. After the walk at 40 Steps, continue to the Ochre Court. Discover the second-largest of Newport’s famous mansions, built for banker and real estate mogul Ogden Goelet. Finally, end the tour with scenic views at Bailey’s Beach.
Includes
  • Self-guided tour taken via the app
  • Unique password (sent by email) for access to the app
  • Live GPS map on your phone
  • Audio narration
  • Written text explanations
  • Route from stop to stop
  • List of stops along the route
  • Food or drinks
  • Transportation
  • Parking
  • Entry to paid attractions
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Meeting point

    This is a self-guided tour. It begins at Easton's Beach, 117 Memorial Blvd. Be sure to check your email before you begin driving to download the app, enter your unique password, and access your tour. From there, simply follow the audio instructions and the route. If you have any questions, please contact the local partner by call, chat, or email.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Headphones
    • Charged Smartphone

    Know before you go

    • This is a self-guided tour; no guide will accompany you. The app functions as a guide, an audio tour, and a map all in one
    • After the booking, you will receive an email with a link to the app and a unique password to access the tour within the app
    • This tour has been developed by local guides, curated by creative writers, and narrated by professional voice artists
    • Most stops along the tour have animated videos allowing you to visualize what you cannot see, such as snapshots from different centuries or interior rooms
    • This tour is valid forever - from the moment of booking. You will not need to change the booking if your travel plans change
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    Product ID: 398520