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Come sail Newport, Rhode Island and Narragansett Bay, where you'll find some of the finest sailing in the world. We offer daily scheduled public sailing cruises, sunset sails and private sailing charters aboard three beautiful vessels. You'll see stately seaside estates, world famous yachts and America's Cup racers all against the stunning backdrop of a historic colonial town and picturesque, rocky shoreline.  Sailing in Newport is fantastic.  Welcome Aboard!

Your Newport Sailing Experience

Sightsailing of Newport is the oldest, locally-owned company offering sailing cruises in Newport. We strive to give you a fun sailing experience and show you the best of Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay!

Morning Mimosa Sail

There’s no better way to start your day in Newport than sailing in the gentle morning light, past stunning sights, aboard schooner Aquidneck while sipping a cool Mimosa!

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Afternoon Sail

Step aboard one of our three sailing vessels for a refreshing afternoon sail. We offer day sails aboard Aquidneck and Sightsailer and private charters on Starlight. Each offers a different sailing experience.

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Champagne Sunset Sail

There is no better place in Newport to view the sunset than from the deck of one of our boats, sipping your favorite beverage while watching the sun go down! Sunset cruises are available on all three of our sailboats- Aquidneck, Sightsailer, and Starlight.

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Private Charter for 2-6 Guests

Whether you’re looking for a sail for a small group of 2-6, like the feel of your own private yacht, want casual instruction, or are planning a small party, Starlight is the private boat for you!

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Private Charter 2-13 Guests

If you’re looking for spirited, lively sail and like the idea of a smaller number of guests, come sailing on Sightsailer! Sightsailer sails with a maximum of 13 guests and offers a fast, fun, and comfortable sailing experience.

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Bachelorette Parties in Newport!

Planning a bachelorette party for the bride-to-be? Consider hosting a bachelorette party by going sailing in Newport, the sailing capital of the country.

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“From the start of making the reservation to the actual sail, very organized. The actual sail was relaxing, informative and absolutely breathtakingly beautiful!! I am ready to do it again.”

-slsum56 from Tripadvisor
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