Newport (RI)

Savor your summer by sailing the best cruising grounds in the Northeastern United States

Over 400 miles of coastline, consistent breezes and a long history of hosting world famous sailing events including the America's Cup, Newport has deservingly earned the nickname, "Sailing Capital of the World".

Newport also serves as the sailing gateway to the famous summer havens of Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, the Hamptons, and many more. 

Navtours is pleased to offer sailing charters departing from Newport all summer long from its new base located at 3 Christies Landing in the heart of Newport's Yachting Village. 

Come sail with us this summer in Newport and create vacation memories that will last a lifetime.

Our Suggested Sailing Itineraries 

The ports of our suggested itineraries originate from Newport, Rhode Island bear witness to fascinating histories and vibrant cultures that continue to thrive to this day.  Approaching these ports from the sea offers a memorable perspective. From quaint fishing villages and beautiful remote islands, to sophisticated towns/cities steeped in history, Navtours's suggested sailing itineraries offer something for everyone.  Please contact our Navtours reservation agent, to discuss your customized charter itinerary based on your preferences and sailing experience.  

Newport, Cuttyhunk Island, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket

Charter Type: Bareboat
Duration: 7 nights
Embark/Disembark: Sundays in Newport
Ports of Call: Cuttyhunk Island, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Jamestown Island
 

Newport, Block Island, Cuttyhunk Island, Martha's Vineyard

Charter Type: Bareboat
Duration: 7 nights
Embark/Disembark: Sundays in Newport
Ports of Call: Block Island, Cuttyhunk Island, Martha's Vineyard
 

 Newport, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Padanaram

Charter Type: Bareboat
Duration: 7 nights
Embark/Disembark: Sundays in Newport
Ports of Call: Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Padanaram (South Dartmouth, Massachusetts)
 

Newport, Block Island, Hamptons/Long Island, Martha's Vineyard, Cuttyhunk Island

Charter Type: Bareboat
Duration: 7 nights
Embark/Disembark: Sundays in Newport
Ports of Call: Block Island, Hamptons/Long Island, Martha's Vineyard, Cuttyhunk Island 
 

Newport, Fishers Island, Shelter Island, Hamptons/Long Island, Block Island

Charter Type: Bareboat
Duration: 7 nights
Embark/Disembark: Sundays in Newport
Ports of Call: Fishers Island, Shelter Island, Hamptons/Long Island, Block Island
 

Newport, Cuttyhunk Island, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Block Island, Hamptons/Long Island

Charter Type: Bareboat
Duration: 14 nights
Embark/Disembark: Sundays in Newport
Ports of Call: Cuttyhunk Island, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Block Island, Hamptons/Long Island
 

Newport, Fishers Island, Shelter Island, Port Jefferson, New York City, Hamptons/Long Island, Block Island

Charter Type: Bareboat
Duration: 14 nights
Embark/Disembark: Sundays in Newport
Ports of Call: Fishers Island, Shelter Island, Hamptons/Long Island, Block Island
 
 

Newport, Cuttyhunk Island, Cape Cod Canal, Boston, Provincetown, Nantucket, Martha's Vineyard, Block Island, Hamptons/Long Island

Charter Type: Bareboat
Duration: 14 nights
Embark/Disembark: Sundays in Newport
Ports of Call: Fishers Island, Shelter Island, Hamptons/Long Island, Block Island
 
 
 
 
 

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Frequently Asked Questions

How to reserve my charter or receive a price proposal?
For more details, please contact one of our planning specialists at:  855-382-4445 or email our team at    A 30% deposit will secure your reservation.  We accept cash, check, Mastercard, Visa, or bank transfer.  The balance is due 30 days prior to your boarding date.

What sailing experience is required?
Generally, the person skippering the vessel must have experience operating a boat of similar size, displacement, and rig, and have comparable navigating experience to the planned itinerary.  As part of the reservation process we discuss your experience.

Are captain and crew available?
If you prefer to hire a skipper or crew, we have a list of qualified, experienced sailing professionals to choose from.  Many people enjoy the security of having a captain aboard during the first few hours while they get their sea legs back or to receive sailing instruction while underway.

What is included with the boat?

What additional costs should I expect?
Additional expenses include cleaning and linen fee, deductible buy back, sales tax, fuel, holding tank pump-outs, provisioning, as well as a refundable security deposit of either $1000 or $1500 depending on the size of the yacht chartered.  You may also select from our list of extra inventory/services.

Where is Navtours's base located in Newport?
Our office and our fleet are centrally located in downtown Newport.  We are right next door to the Ann Street Pier and the City of Newport's Maritime Center on Thames Street in the heart of the Yachting Village. There is overnight parking nearby, a bathhouse, and all the delights Newport has to offer in the summer time.  Address: 3 Christies Landing, Newport, RI.

So much more than a new Marina...

Because it is centrally located, you are now free to decide in which direction to travel based on the weather and wind predictions. It is centrally located in Plattsburgh, so you'll have lots of amenities at your disposal during your stay at the marina: restaurants, bars, boutiques, nature trails, parks, golf courses, museums and historic sites. And of course, you'll have easy access to all you need to provision your boat before departure; grocery store, pharmacy, and liquor stores. 

  • Welcome team and maintenance technicians - 7 days a week
  • This marina offers excellent wind and wave protection
  • Service dock: diesel, gas, pump-out, water and ice
  • Dinghy dock
  • Free WIFI
  • Toilets, showers, washer/dryers—available 24/7
  • ATM on site
  • Bicycle rental
  • Kayak and Stand-Up Paddle Board rental
  • Park and picnic tables
  • Indoor welcome counter
  • Designated area for loading and unloading—luggage cart available
  • Free and secure paved parking
  • Boat ramp

Grocery stores, pharmacies and liquor stores. All within a 5 minute drive