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Address: Newport, RI
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The marked scenic route along the dramatic Atlantic shoreline that circles...

The marked scenic route along the dramatic Atlantic shoreline that circles Newport.

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Not just for driving.....

Yes, you can drive it......but walking it or biking it or jogging it are also ways to experience the beautiful expanse of coastline. It is a photographer's paradise. Pack a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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East Quogue, New York
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East Quogue, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Yes, you can drive it......but walking it or biking it or jogging it are also ways to experience the beautiful expanse of coastline. It is a photographer's paradise. Pack a lunch to enjoy at the state park or on one of the many benches and places to stop along the way. Be sure to experience the natural beauty at different... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice trip to Newport with a lot of things to do. Ocean Drive is beautiful. A little windy road along the water.

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Warwick, Rhode Island
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Of course, the best time to take the drive is on a sunny day. We love to walk along the wall and watch the ocean or surfers or beach goers (depending when we go). We love the fresh air. Always nice to walk or bike ride along Ocean Drive as well.

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Merseyside
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous drive, stopped several times to look at the spectacular views. Lots of great photo opportunities. Quiet in October, not too many tourists around. Lovely, peaceful.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice way to see some of the houses in the Newport area. It's especially good to do during the winter months when traffic is light and the weather is not so great.

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Connecticut, USA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The view is scenic and relaxing. There are numerous spots to stop for viewing especially during sunset.

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Clinton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove this on a cold day and I would like to come back to enjoy the pull outs/parking and walking on the rocks and in the parks. It is a very scenic and picturesque place. Lots of coastline and also large beautiful houses to look at.

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Trumbull, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I discovered this road on an early morning bike ride during the summer, and I will go back to do it as many times as I can. The natural and the unnatural landscaping meld together so beautifully. I love it there. It's as beautiful as any spot we found in New Zealand.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Salve for school and fell in love with taking rides on Ocean Drive. I will forever be grateful for having this road during college. It's a beautiful ride, scenic, serene, just wonderful.

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New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful, leisurely drive with lots of amazing homes to see. Loved watching the waves crash on the rocks of the cliffs.

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