You've done the Cliff Walk, you've seen the mansions aka "Summer Cottages." You may have even taken a harbor tour. But here's a list of ways to experience Newport RI like a tycoon, a rum smuggler, or America's Cup crew in ways you never could before.
Newport Cliffwalk. World famous as a public access walk that combines the natural beauty of the Newport shore line with the architectural history of Newport's gilded age. Wildflowers, birds, geology ... all add to this delightful Walk. Newport, RI
The Breakers, Rhode Island, United States. Built for the Vanderbilt family between 1893 to 1895 by the architect Richard Morris Hunt. Situated on cliffs overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Probably one of the most extravagant houses built during the 19th century.