As entrepreneur, all details matter at Sightsailing

John Hirschler founded Sightsailing of Newport in 1990. Other than a small company on Goat Island, Sightsailing was the first company along the waterfront in downtown Newport to offer regularly scheduled sailing cruises to the public.

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Rhode Island by Land, Sea or Sky

Soak up views from different perspectives in the Ocean State.

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Best Boating Destinations for Summer

Soak up views from different perspectives in the OcBoating is known to reduce stress and improve quality of life. Luckily, you don’t have to sail the deep blue sea for some great voyages. Ninety percent of Americans live less than an hour from a navigable body of water, whether a sprawling lake or the beautiful ocean.

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2022 Sailing SeasonWe begin our season on May 7th, 2022!

Public Sail tickets go on sale  21 days prior to the departure date. Tickets for May 7th, 2022 will be available for purchase online starting April 16th, 2022. Private charters may be booked at any time by filling out our Private Charter Inquiry Form. Email or call us with any questions!  We look forward to sailing with you in 2022!