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Narrated Lighthouse and Mimosa Cruises and Scenic Bay Cruises – Depart from 5 Bowen’s Landing, Bowen’s Wharf, Newport

Coastal Queen’s narrated tour cruises are the best way to experience Newport Harbor and lower Narragansett Bay close up. Coastal Queen offers maximum comfort with great sightseeing views from every seat. Guests can enjoy views of local lighthouses, forts, harbor estates, Clingstone and the beautiful shores of Jamestown, while the boat’s tour guides share their knowledge of the area. The Lighthouse and Mimosa Cruise features a mimosa, included in the price of the cruise. This boat has a grand, teak wood center bar, snack bar and restroom on the glass-enclosed main deck (that can be heated on chilly days) and a covered top deck with clear, roll-down side curtains. The main deck is ADA accessible—for Bowen’s Wharf departures, please call ahead of your trip at (401) 423-9900 x1 for information and assistance. Cruises are about 75 minutes long and reservations are required

Casual Options—Evening Cruises and Special Event Cruises

Coastal Queen’s Evening Cocktail Cruises and Special Events Cruises are casual (no narration) and take guests on a seaside boat ride around Newport Harbor and lower Narragansett Bay. The Evening Cocktail Cruises feature a special “drink of the night” and one is included in the price of the cruise. The Special Event Cruises may feature music or a live performance, a wine or beer tasting, or other entertainment*.  Guests can enjoy views of lighthouses, yachts, harbor estates, forts, Clingstone, the Jamestown shoreline and more. Cruises are 75–90 minutes and reservations are required.
*Some Special Event Cruises depart from Jamestown, check for the departure location.

Contact info

5 Bowen’s Landing, Bowen’s Wharf, Newport, RI 02840

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Monday 10:30am - 8:30pm
Tuesday 10:30am - 8:30pm
Wednesday 10:30am - 8:30pm
Thursday 10:30am - 8:30pm
Friday 10:30am - 8:30pm
Saturday 10:30am - 8:30pm
Sunday 10:30am - 8:30pm
Local time 4:11pm
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