Rogues and Rakes of Bellevue Avenue
For A Limited Time Only
Take advantage of the decorations up for the holiday season! This private walking tour (price is set for the tour- you decide who you would like in your group) will take place in the afternoon, ending at The Breakers at dusk which will allow you to spend time in the house and on the grounds both decorated splendidly for the holidays! Recommended start time is 1:30/2pm, but as this is a private tour, you can decide what works for you!
This walk will focus on the characters of Newport who lived in, or frequented, the area during the period of history referred to as The Gilded Age. You'll hear stories of the people who owned the "summer cottages," as well as stories about the staff who made the running of these estates possible, and the architects and artists who designed them. The walk is roughly 1.5 miles long and lasts about 2 hours. As this is a private tour, the length of the walk can be customized to your preferences.
This is available as two options; As a walking tour, viewing all mansions from the exterior - or a walking tour plus admission for two to the mansion of your choice (Parties larger than two can be accommodated, please contact me for customized price if interested in mansion admission, walk-only price is valid regardless of party size.) Walk with mansion admission included is roughly 3 hours long.
Recommended starting location: Outside Rough Point on Bellevue Ave. Please contact us with questions regarding parking and transportation.
Walk Only: $125
Walk Including Admission for Two to Mansion: $175