Sail aboard an America's Cup 12-meter yacht for the ultimate Newport nautical experience! This 2-hour Newport Harbor cruise lets you ride in a yacht used in the America’s Cup races, passing popular Newport sights such as Fort Adams, Newport Pell Bridge, the Rose Island Lighthouse and the New York Yacht Club. Participate in sailing or simply sit back and enjoy the exciting ride. No sailing experience is necessary, and your expert crew will ensure a safe, enjoyable and memorable time on the water.
Thirty minutes prior to your chosen departure time, meet at 1 Sayer’s Wharf near the Mooring Restaurant to meet your expert captain and crew and receive a safety briefing. Then, hop aboard a 70-foot (12-meter) yacht used in the famous America’s Cup races!While in the hands of your crew, enjoy an exciting, scenic 2-hour sailing experience on Newport Harbor. You’ll feel what it must be like to be an America’s Cup competitor as you navigate the Rhode Island waters. Sit back and enjoy the ride or show off your skills by participating in the sailing! Your captain and crew will help those wishing to be involved in the sailing, and no experience is necessary.Popular sights you’ll see on your cruise include the Rose Island Lighthouse, Hammersmith Farm, Jamestown Harbor, the New York Yacht Club, Fort Adams and Newport Pell Bridge. Enjoy chilled water and juice on board; you’re welcome to bring your own food to eat while enjoying the sights. This once-in-a-lifetime racing experience will not only be an unforgettable nautical adventure, but also give you second-to-none bragging rights at home!