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Adventure tours that amaze

If you are looking for adventure travel Newport PhotoBoat tours take you to the best places to discover islands, beaches, nature preserves, deep water coves and picturesque harbors. Getting there is half the fun running free on the waterways and gunkholing into harbors, inlets and coves when you get there.    

Newport PhotoBoat travels the highway to get to the water

Captain Doug and first mate Marcia take boating excursions personally. Their experiences up and down the eastern seaboard provided them a richness that they want to share with you.  

Once you get to know them, you will quickly discover that not only are they competent in taking care of all the logistics of your adventure tour -- they bring a lot of fun and excitement too.


Newport PhotoBoat is an intimate platform that enables you to travel quickly to your destination and slow it way down when you get there. 


You will quickly come to enjoy the company of Doug and Marcia. Both are the consummate hosts and ensure your time with them develops into treasured memories.

Create your own adventure 

Tell us what your focus is or we will show you the best we know.  Either way you have creative freedom to make your own moments happen. 

See the best of Newport's historic harbor

And explore the unlimited vastness of Narragansett Bay’s 40 mile coastline.


Your time aboard is up to you

Capture the day from the break of dawn or late into a moon lit evening.  Newport PhotoBoat can put you in the middle of amazing.   

Package includes
  • Captain Doug, USCG 50 Ton Master License

  • On board hostess to ensure comfort and convenience

  • 23' Robolo center console/300 HP Mercury Verado

  • Convenient on board off board locations

  • Provision your own food and beverage

  • Limited catering upon request

  • Hourly Rate       $ 175

  • Half Day Rate   $ 650

  • Full Day Rate    $ 850 

Newport and Jamestown Harbors
                     2 - 3.5 hours
Day trip to the Mystic River and harbor
                     4 - 6 hours
Excursion to Marblehead, MA
               2 days or more

Local suggestions for hourly rate, half and full day cruises


  • Jamestown Harbor

  • Mackerel Cove

  • Conanicut Island

  • Rose Island

  • Dutch Harbor

  • Beavertail Point

  • Wickford Village,

  • Bristol Harbor,

  • Sakonnet River to name only a few.

Galilee Harbor, RI - half day cruise through the shallows lying behind the barrier beaches and sand dunes of Point Judith Harbor

Barn Island Wildlife Management area, CT – full day cruise of Stonington Harbor, Watch Hill Harbor and Mystic Seaport

Old Saybrook, CT - CT River cruise of Essex, the Great Island Wildlife Area and Selden Neck State Park

Marblehead Harbor, MA

Over night stay at many of the surrounding hotels, B&B's or yacht clubs

Chatham, MA

Journey to Nantucket and stay at one of many B&Bs or fine hotels. Ferry or fly for the return option

Gloucester, MA to Rockport, MA,

Endless opportunities to sight see and stay at seaside inns and hotels

Our trips are highly personalized and include all the logistics and planning needed. 


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