Enjoy the great outdoors cruising aboard COASTAL QUEEN as she offers maximum comfort and spectacular views of the lighthouses and historic sights that surround magnificent Newport Harbor and lower Narragansett Bay. Coastal Queen has both a cozy and weatherproof main salon and an open-air upper deck for catching fresh ocean breezes, both with panoramic views. Cruises will run through most of the year, weather permitting. All cruises depart from 5 Bowen's Landing on Bowen's Wharf in Newport except for some Special Event Cruises that depart from 1 East Ferry Wharf in Jamestown. Check events for departure points. The boat's main deck is fully ADA accessible.
Lighthouse and Mimosa Cruises
Features a narrated tour and complimentary mimosa
Scenic Bay Cruises
Features a narrated tour
Features a complimentary "drink of the night"
Land & Sea Tour Package
Features a narrated tour and works in partnership with Viking Tours of Newport—book a cruise and book a Newport trolley tour for an afternoon of fun!
Special Event Cruises
May feature a musical guest, theme or tasting event, check departure location
Coastal Queen Cruises offers Scenic Bay Cruises, Morning Lighthouse and Mimosa Cruises, Sunset Cruises and Special Event Cruises that may feature events such as live music, wine tastings and much more! Cruises depart from Bowen's Wharf in Newport with limited departures from Jamestown. Cruises will run through most of the year, weather permitting.View Daily Options
Coastal Queen Cruises offers a wide variety of Special Events Cruises that may feature a wine or beer tasting, live music or a theme—all while taking folks to see the beautiful coastal scenes of Narragansett Bay. Special Events Cruises depart from either Bowen's Wharf in Newport or from 1 East Ferry Wharf in Jamestown. Check our events calendar!
See the beautiful sights of Newport by land and by sea! Hop aboard the Coastal Queen to take in the views from the water, including several lighthouses, an historic fort and the stunning coastline. Then take in the incredible views of the Newport mansions along famed Bellevue Avenue aboard a classic Newport trolley operated by Viking Tours.View Land & Sea Tour
Charter the spectacular Coastal Queen for your special party and give your guests an event to remember. Whether you are planning a business meeting, company outing, bachelor/bachelorette party, reunion, anniversary, or birthday, Coastal Queen has plenty of party room. Coastal Queen seats up to 140 passengers, with great sightseeing views from every seat.Request a
"My wife and I went on the Coastal Queen sunset cruise that departs from Bowen's Wharf (near the Newport Harbor Hotel) and had a wonderful time. The boat is beautiful and very comfortable. We enjoyed the breeze from the top deck and were very comfortable on the lower enclosed deck, too. We got to see so many Newport attractions from the water."
"Great holiday weekend tour of Newport / Jamestown harbors and coastlines. Beautiful. relaxing, not crowded, interesting commentary for non-natives and beautiful excursion. Beverages (hot & cold), inside warmth (it's late November in RI), convenient and large heads (bathrooms). Would recommend for visitors and locals alike!"