Activities

Day Trips & Excursions

Martha's Vineyard Day Trip from Providence

Enjoy a day on Martha’s Vineyard with your transportation taken care of by booking this tour from Providence. You'll be driven by van to New Bedford, Massachusetts, to board the SeaStreak Fast Ferry to Martha's Vineyard. When you arrive on the island, explore the sights that interest you independently; perhaps check out the Aquinnah Cliffs, lighthouses, beaches, picturesque harbors, or seafood eateries. At the end of the day, you'll return to Providence the way you came.
$115
11 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

20th Century Seaside Garden Estate Self-Guided Tour

Enjoy a self-guided tour of the estate ranked by Yankee Magazine as one of the five best public gardens in New England. Blithewold, formerly home to the Van Wickle family, is a 45-room English-style manor mansion filled with family heirlooms and framed by a series of lovely gardens and an arboretum on Narragansett Bay.
$15
1 day
Day Trips & Excursions

NYC Day Trip from Providence, RI by Rail

From Providence, RI to New York hot dogs and knishes, enjoy a full day trip by rail from Providence, RI to New York. In this family-friendly day of fun, step aboard a double-decker bus and visit New York's most famous sites. Kids will enjoy seeing the Empire State Building, United Nations, Rockefeller Center, Battery Park with views of the Statue of Liberty, and so much more. You'll also enjoy a VIP meal at a local Times Square restaurant.
$269
1 day
Day Trips & Excursions

Day Trip from Providence to Boston by Rail

Take an easy day trip from Providence to Boston with this round-trip rail tour. Includes a hop-on hop-off trolley tour, which takes you to the many historical sites and shopping meccas that make up Boston. Don't forget to try the New England Clam Chowdah' -- best when you have it right here in Boston! Train tickets, the trolley tour and a 2-course lunch are all included in the price.
$159
1 day
Kid Friendly

Family Concert, Picnic, Crafts and Fun in Bristol

Blithewold’s Family Fun Fridays are the ultimate family-friendly way to enjoy an early summer afternoon. Bring a picnic, a blanket to sit on, and enjoy the show!  Dance and sing along with your family, each week, to a variety of educational and interactive musical performances.
$14
2 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Providence WaterFire Festival Day Trip

Visit Providence Rhode Island and enjoy an Italian lunch before boarding a Venetian Gondola for a ride through the canals.  Stroll along the banks of the canal and enjoy the festivities. See the crafts from local artists, be entertained by street performers and musicians all before opening ceremonies which start at an hour before sunset.  WaterFire centers around a series of nearly 100 bonfires that blaze just above the surface of the three rivers that pass through the middle of downtown Providence.
$129
12 hours