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12 Meter Charters

12 Bowens Wharf, Marine Max entrance, upstairs and to the left., Newport, RI 02840-3005
+1 401-851-1216
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US$ 79.00*
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2 Hour Newport Harbor Sail Aboard Former America's Cup Yacht
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US$ 139.00*
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America's Cup Yacht Racing Experience in Newport
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12 Bowens Wharf, Marine Max entrance, upstairs and to the left., Newport, RI 02840-3005
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This was a great way to start our Newport vacation! These boats are so beautiful and can really go fast. The crew was great and will also give you the opportunity to hoist the sails or steer the boat if you so desire. What a...More

Thank linduzvdub
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Mid-September on the water off Newport was fabulous. The crew was professional and friendly and keen to get the passengers to take part, raising the sails and having a go at the helm. It had been a lifetime ambition of my wife to sail an...More

Thank Snake516
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I received a two-hour sail as a gift from our son and daughter-in-law. We went out this afternoon on Heritage, with Captain Duncan and crew members Tom and Chris. Everything about our experience was positive, including being greeted at the meeting location...More

Thank MeredithL
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Fantastic experience - Dunkin our captain and Eli and Chrissy our crew were great! Friendly and interesting, fun facts and stories about the area as we sailed the harbor.

Thank anndgrady
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Not much better than being in Newport RI, on the water in the summertime. 12 Meter Charters offers one of a kind sailing experience on historic sailboats. You can be part of the crew if you like or just take in the experience. The captain...More

Thank cupcu12
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I grew up racing small one-design boats on Long Island Sound against the likes of Bob Bavier, Bus Mosbacher, Tom Whidden among others. Briggs Cunningham lived nearby so he was always our idol. And my dream was always to some day crew on Columbia. Today...More

Thank Rick H
Reviewed 27 August 2016

What a fantastic adventure and terrific ride. We had the best crew and Duncan was a great captain. We got to raise and lower the sails and I even got to steer the sailboat. We had the best time and we will definitely be back...More

Thank Debi C
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We took our teenagers - 2 sons and daughter - our on one of the 12 meters and loved every minute of the sail! Crew was terrific - personable and very knowledgeable, while having to be very hand-on for the trip. We had a sunny...More

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We want to experience all the things Newport famous for which includes sailing. After reading other TA reviews I chose this company because of the old racing boats used and the positive reviews. SO happy with the choice it has been the highlight of our...More

Thank Michele D
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I booked the Dine and Sail package with 12 Meter and we couldn't have been happier! The sailing experience was amazing. Our captain Duncan was highly experienced, very knowledgable about the Newport area and very enthusiastic. The other crew members Tom and...More

Thank MViro
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