Enjoy a breathtaking classic motor yacht tour of Newport Harbor and relive the speed and thrill of the chase of the smuggler boats from the days of Prohibition. This motor yacht was built back in 1929 during the height of Prohibition. Originally built for two New Jersey mobsters to elude the Coast Guard while speeding cases of "hooch," it offers the luxury of a classic yacht and intrigue you would imagine of a high-speed bandit motor boat with a history all her own while touring Newport Harbor.
Aboard this high speed motor boat you will cruise by Newport mansions and former speakeasies that were fueled by seaborne smugglers back in the 1920s and 30s. This restored Elco Motor yacht carries you swiftly and safely through local waters of Newport Harbor on an adventurous motor yacht tour.
Newport Harbor is one of the most historic, exciting and beautiful harbors in New England and a harbor tour or late afternoon Smugglers Cocktail Cruise on this boat is the best way to experience it. Don't let your family or friends miss out on experiencing a harbor tour like no other with Classic Cruises of Newport. Our dedicated and experienced crews are there to ensure that your harbor tour or cocktail cruise is the perfect addition to you Newport vacation.
*Quarter Day rate is 1 1/2 Hours
Usually this boat operates around Newport, RI.
Rhode Island, nicknamed “The Ocean State,” is covered by large bays and inlets which makes it a perfect nautical destination. Our top Newport, RI attractions by boat: hop on a yacht rental in Newport, RI and go for Narragansett Bay lighthouse tour, don’t miss out the sunset scenery in the harbor, and stop for dinner at the legendary Clarke Cooke House. Enjoy sailing from Newport, RI aboard one of America’s Cup charters and plan an overnight trip to the charming Block Island.