Boat Tours

Boat Tours

The Rhode Island coastline offers endless boating opportunities. Embark on a family whale watching adventure. Board a ferry boat to outlying Block Islands. Charter a yacht and head for a hidden cove, or relax aboard a sightseeing boat as you soak up the sights and sounds of the Rhode Island coast. Climb aboard a high-speed catamaran for a 30 minute trip from Providence or Point Judith to Block Island. Whether it’s a casual jaunt aboard a pontoon boat to view wildlife, a scenic lake cruise or the high-speed excitement of waterskiing, Rhode Island's inland lakes and ponds provide exceptional boating opportunities.

Boat Tours

38 Locations Available in RI

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The following Boat Tours are listed in order by establishment name. Click on the establishment name for additional details and contact information.

12 Meter Charters
Newport County
Set Sail aboard the America's Cup 12 Meter Yachts of Newport! We offer customized sailing charters for 2 to over 100 guests. Our yachts provide the perfect platform for corporate outings, private parties, wedding events, team-building, photo shoots, and much more! Experience Narragansett Bay aboard a piece of America's Cup history! No sailing experience necessary to enjoy the thrill of sailing aboard our America's Cup 12 Meter yachts!

Adirondack II
South County
Day-sail schooner for up to 60 passengers on 78-foot classically designed vessel. Daily departures from Newport Yachting Center, America's Cup Avenue.

Amazing Grace
Newport County
Departs from Sayer's Wharf. One-hour narrated cruises of Newport Harbor and lower Narragansett Bay.

America's Cup Charters
Newport County
Sail aboard Newport's actual America's Cup Winners! Full service charter company. Classic sailing and power yachts. Private and corporate outings and ticketed sunset excursions open to the public.

Bay Queen Cruises
East Bay
Specializing in lunch, sightseeing, dinner and dance theme cruises, available for corporate charters or weddings. Newport Sunday Brunch cruises.

Blackstone Valley Explorer
Blackstone Valley & Northern Rhode Island
Tours along the Blackstone River. Available for charter use and a number of regularly scheduled narrated and custom tours held throughout the warm weather months in addition to various educational programs.

Block Island Ferry
South County
Block Island Ferry Service is available year-round from Pt. Judith, RI and seasonally from Fort Adams in Newport, RI to Block Island town center (Old Harbor, RI). Ferries from Pt. Judith accommodate cars and passengers. Sailing time is 55 minutes. Car reservations are necessary. Service from Newport takes passengers only. Sailing time is 2 hours.

Block Island Ferry
Block Island
Block Island Ferry Service is available year-round from Pt. Judith, RI and seasonally from Fort Adams in Newport, RI to Block Island town center (Old Harbor, RI). Ferries from Pt. Judith accommodate cars and passengers. Sailing time is 55 minutes. Car reservations are necessary. Service from Newport takes passengers only. Sailing time is 2 hours.

Brandaris Sailing Charters
South County
Private, corporate and family yacht charters. Dinner and sunset cruises, nature excursions, foliage tours, seal watches and Wickford area tours. Special lobster dinner cruises and bike tours.

Bristol to Prudence Island Ferry
East Bay
From Bristol, Church Street Wharf. Daily. Year round. Call for schedule and vehicle reservations.

Duck Land & Water Tours
South County
Experience a land and water adventure aboard the authentic WWII Military vehicle, Annie Phibious. Complete ride lasts 60-70 minutes. Reservations needed.

Flyer Catamaran Excursions
East Bay
Enjoy scenic tours aboard a 57' Catamaran. Two-hour narrated tours, half-day and full day scheduled or private sailing cruises on Narragansett Bay, company outings, private parties and school groups. Individuals and groups up to 65 passengers. Departs daily from Longwharf, Newport.

Frances Fleet
South County
Lady Frances, Admiral Frances, Gail Frances, Captain Frances, State Street, Galilee, (mailing address) P.O. Box 3724, Peace Dale, 02883. Charter for fishing and whale watching, moonlight cruises, and fishing trips.

Island Hi-Speed Ferry
South County
State of the art 149 passenger hi-speed catarmaran offering a seasonal ferry service to Block Island. Travel time-35 minutes. Reservations required.

Jamestown and Newport Ferry
Newport County
A scenic boat tour of lower Narragansett Bay & Newport Harbor or combine a visit to your favouite Island destination for lunch, shopping and site seeing. An all - day pass allows on and off at all destinations. One way fares and private charter service also available.

La Gondola, Inc.
Greater Providence
Indulge in a romantic excursion aboard a venetian gondola. Relax and enjoy the revitalized rivers of Providence from a unique vantage point that captures the heart of the City. Reservations strongly suggested.

L'il Toot Charters, Inc.
South County
35 foot sport fishing boat, tuna tower, large cockpit with 2 fighting chairs, heated cabin/galley, microwave, hot & cold shower. For fishing, cruising or diving. Capacity is up to 6 passengers. Corporate or family charters and tournament fishing. Arrangements can be made for vessels if you have a large group.

M/V Harbor Queen Newport
Newport County
New vessel for brunch, lunch and dinner cruises. Seating for 150 passengers. Available for special events and charters.

M/V Spirit of Newport
Newport County
Departs every 90 minutes for narrated harbor tours of Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay. Specializing in school groups, bus groups, conventions, parties, and special events. Available for private charter.

Martha's Vineyard Fast Ferry
South County
Service between Quonset Point and Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard. 400 passenger high-speed catamaran. Operates May-Oct. Reservations highly recommended.

Newport Sailing Tours
Newport County
Departing hourly from Goat Island Marina, Dock A-5. One and two hour tours. Celebrating 40th year. May-Oct. Relax and enjoy a delightful narrated 1 or 2-hour leisurely tour of Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay. Take the helm and experience the thrill of sailing. For more than 35 years our professional staff has committed to the quality of excellence. Take part in one of the most personal tours in Newport, Rhode Island, the "Sailing Capital of the World."

Oldport Marine Services, Inc.
Newport County
Continuous launch service to boats in the Newport Harbor and New Harbor, Block Island. Hourly launch service to Fort Adams State Park. Daily harbor tours of Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay. Private charters for parties, photo boats and research vessels. Mooring rentals, boat repairs, towing, salvage, launch construction and sales.

Priority Too
South County
Professional crew. Private groups can charter to fish for any species of fish local to our waters. All bait and tackle are provided. Fully insured and operated by USCG licenced captains.

Providence-Newport Ferry Service
Greater Providence
From Point Street Landing in Providence to and from Perrotti Park in downtown Newport. Offering hassle-free and relaxing one hour scenic ferry ride between two of Rhode Island's major tourist destinations.

Queen's River Kayaks
South County
Full service rental service: River trips, kayak rentals, group tours. All gear brought to waterside, and vehicle transportation included. Parking available. River adventures include: Queen's River, Wood River, and Pawcatuck River. Prices vary. Reservations required.

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