Welcome to Historic Tour of Newport's self driving, professionally narrated GPS Tours!
Don't want to buy expensive bus tickets for each person in your group? Don't like the bus tour's fixed time? Want to spend extra time at one location to take pictures? Then this app is the perfect tour guide for you:
Turn your phone into a personal tour guide
Use this GPS enabled, off-line tour guide app
Get the same professionally narrated tour
Go at your own time, and sit with your own group
Spend extra time to take pictures
Save a ton!
You can download this GPS controlled app on your own Apple or Android phone. Once you start it, it works completely hands free. It's just like a GPS Map, like Google Maps, but with tour guide storytelling. It will guide you to all the attractions with basic directions and, as you come closer to an attraction, it will automatically pop-up that attraction's picture and start telling you it's story. You will not have to touch the phone during the whole tour. And, you will not miss any sights!
The tour circles around Newport. You will pass more than 50 stops in the circle and view/listen to all their stories. If you drive non-stop, it will take about 90 minutes. The tour is prepared by reputed guides. You will find them very professional. You will see and learn about these and many more attractions. You can start anywhere in the circle, follow the sequence in the direction as mentioned in the app. It will amaze you with details and stories.
You will see:
Newport downtown (Thames st, Jail house, Brick market, Theater, Synagogue, Redwood library)
Gilded Age mansions along the historic Bellevue Avenue (Breakers, Elms, Marble House, and more)
Newport's rich history filled with everything from presidents to pirates
Scenic Ocean Drive (state park, lighthouse, Fort Adams, Beacon rock)
Cliff walk (40 stops)
Download today and start exploring!